PLEASE BE AWARE OF THE GOVERNMENTS COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS ON GROUP HOLIDAYS. When booking a property for sole use of your group, it is your responsibility to ensure you are aware of the current Government guidance on gatherings in self-catering accommodation. Please bear in mind that the rules are different in England, Scotland and Wales and subject to change.
At the moment you can self cater in Wales only with your own household or extended household. In England up to two households/bubbles/extended-households can share self catering accommodation and in Scotland up to three can.
Hostels offering en-suite rooms following Hotel/B&B rules can now open in England, Scotland and Wales.
Send a group accommodation request to a number of hostels at once that match your requirements.
Sending a group accommodation enquiry is easy, simply:
- Set your accommodation requirements below then click ‘Next’,
- Fill out your contact details and click ‘Send Enquiry’
- Wait for the responses as hostels and bunkhouses get in touch with you!
Where would you like your group accommodation?
Self Catering Group Accommodation with best price guarantee
Many of the hostels and bunkhouses in the Independent Hostels network offer a best price guarantee, which ensures that you will not find their accommodation cheaper anywhere else on the web. The prices they offer to you directly or through the Independent Hostels network are the best value you can find.
Independent Hostels and Bunkhouses in rural areas are ideal for groups who enjoy outdoor activities, such as walking groups or groups of cyclists. They are perfect for house parties, group holidays and for those who want to relax and enjoy the countryside. Superb for parties and holiday breaks where groups of families can catch up on news in a large holiday house while the children enjoy the fresh air of a peaceful location. The group accommodation provided by these houses and barns is ideal for youth groups, schools, walking groups, climbers and cycle tourists.
Independent hostels in cities often have prime city centre locations. There provide central group accommodation at affordable prices for cultural trips and visiting sports teams. They are also close to central public transport hubs.
Each hostel and bunkhouse is unique but they all provide friendly, clean & inexpensive accommodation ideal for groups. Large properties and outdoor centres can have up to 90 beds, which provide ideal accommodation for large groups, but the majority of hostels and bunkhouses sleep between 12 and 60 people. This provides perfect group accommodation for gatherings of family’s and friends. Sleeping arrangements are often provided as a selection of 2-6 bedrooms. Other times, the sleeping accommodation will be in one or two dorms of around 12 beds, often with a small private room for group leaders. These are ideal for school parties or for friends who are happy to share.
So if you wish to have a house party with your family and friends this form to find your perfect accommodation for your family group.
The Long Distance Walkers website provides some ideas of walks your group could do while staying at hostels.
Hostels & Bunkhouses provide great group accommodation.
Most Hostels and Bunkhouses have self-catering facilities. There are large dining tables and cooking facilities with large pots and pan and plenty of crockery and cutlery. There are private bedrooms and dormitories are a great way to keep the costs down when you are holidaying with friends. In addition to the self-catering kitchens, hostels and bunkhouse have other areas are available to relax in. Unlike a B&B you are not restricted to your bedrooms with a brief view of the breakfast room in the morning. In an Independent Hostel or bunkhouse, you can explore lounges, games rooms and gardens throughout the holiday.