Can anyone stay at a youth hostel?

Can anyone stay at a youth hostel?

While most hostels don’t have any age restrictions, there may be some hostels that are unsuitable for young children or guests with disabilities. It is always good to check beforehand by viewing the relevant hostel page on the YHA website. You must be 16 or over to stay in YHA accommodation without an adult.

What does YHA stand for?


Acronym Definition
YHA Youth Hostel Association (accomodations; various locations)
YHA Youth Hostels Australia
YHA Young Heart Attack (band)
YHA Yavneh Hebrew Academy (Los Angeles, CA)

How much is it to stay in a hostel?

How Much Money Does It Cost To Stay In A Hostel? While prices can vary widely, you can generally expect for hostels to cost between $10 to $40 per night. Hostels can vary in the number of amenities, perks, comfort levels, and location, so be sure to take this into consideration when choosing your housing.

What do the YHA do?

We are YHA To connect people to each other, to nature and the outdoors, to culture and to heritage. Hostelling makes travel and adventure accessible to everyone, everywhere. YHA operates over 150 sites throughout England and Wales — a community of shared spaces, open to all and for the benefit of everybody.

How is YHA funded?

YHA has been investing in its youth hostels. Investment is funded largely from turnover. Donations, legacies and funds from other organisations, agencies and individuals also contribute.

How long can you stay in hostels?

There’s no limit as to how long you can live in a hostel, but don’t forget the reason why you travelled to a new part of this wonderful planet…to explore! Don’t allow yourself to get too comfy by watching Netflix in bed every night and frequenting the same places.

Is there an age limit for hostels in Europe?

Most hostels require that guests be at least 18 years old or they must be accompanied by a parent/guardian/chaperone. With the exception of the Bavarian region of Germany, there are no upper age restrictions at most hostels.

Who is YHA?

Who is YHA? Just £10 a month can help children with challenging lives change their futures. Specialists in… YHA are specialists in group trips from school trips to walking groups and everything in between. See our latest update on staying with us this season. What’s it like in a hostel? You may also like… How can I support YHA? Who is YHA?

How many YHA hostels are there in the UK?

Take the place for yourself and book a whole YHA hostel at over 100 amazing locations in England and Wales, from cottages to lodges and log cabins to mansions. The possibilities are endless.

What are the benefits of being a YHA member?

Become a YHA member and save 10% off your entire booking (including meals) when you book to stay at one of our 150+ hostels across England and Wales – only when booking directly with YHA. Early bird catches the best prices!