Large Group Accommodation : Bunkhouses and Hostels

Self catering bunkhouses & hostels
large group accommodation

The hostels and bunkhouses on this page all sleep over 50 people.

Perfect accommodation for large groups.

School groups, clubs, corporate training, big family celebrations, university reunions,  weddings, stag and hen parties have all been hosted.

Set in stunning locations all around the country.

On the coast, in the mountains, in national parks and in city centres.

Great value. Often much cheaper than party houses or big holiday cottages.

Self catering or catered.

Outdoor activities on site or close by.

Weekend breaks, mid week or whole week bookings.

Book for sole use and have all the facilities to yourself.

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Hostels and Bunkhouses are perfect accommodation for large groups.

All the independent hostels and bunkhouses on the map above are ideally suited for large groups.  Sleeping 50+ people they have all the facilities a large group needs.  Large, fully equipped self-catering kitchens, plenty of communal dining and recreational spaces, equipment storage, drying/laundry rooms, large outside areas, parking and so much more.

Many of these large hostels and bunkhouses offer catering options to suit your large group’s needs. Many also have a variety of organised outdoor activities on site or very close by.

If you need conference facilities, a theatre, lecture rooms  or a space for a party you will find hostels or bunkhouses that can help.

Talk direct with the manager to discuss exactly what you large group needs.  These hostels and bunkhouses have years of experience accommodating large groups, the managers are sure to be able to help.  They will most probably think of things you hadn’t thought about.

Each hostel and bunkhouse is unique.  Have a look at each individual hostel’s details and follow the links to their own website fro much more detailed information.


Located all over the UK.  You’ll find accommodation for you large group wherever you want to stay.

There are large independent hostels and bunkhouses which can accommodate your big group all over the UK (see the map above).

From the Isle of Skye & Inverness to Cornwall & Jersey, from Anglesey & the Isle of Man to Canterbury  you will find places to accommodate large  groups of 50 or more.  You’ll find places on the coast, in the mountains, in national parks and in our major towns and cities.  Your options are endless.

If you want your large group to be able to hit the night life, take in the culture or visit tourist attractions then a large city centre hostel is going to fit the bill.  City centre hostels and  bunkhouses are also popular when many people your large party need to be able to travel there easily by public transport.  Edinburgh, Glasgow, Newcastle, Manchester, Liverpool, York, Birmingham, Bristol, Bath, Canterbury and of course London all have independent hostels or bunkhouses that can accommodate big groups.

Or perhaps you want your big party of people to go somewhere peaceful, where distractions are minimised. In which case  why not turn to the rugged beauty of the Highlands of Scotland, or the wilds of the Welsh mountains.  Don’t forget our wonderful and varied National Parks.  The Peak District, the Lake District, Yorkshire Dales & The North York Moors with their beautiful scenery and attractions all have large hostels and bunkhouses which can fit your big group. Then of course in Wales you have the option of hosting your large group in the breath taking  splendour of Snowdonia  or the Brecon Beacons.

Finally there’s the wonderful British coastline.  Your large group may be happiest by the sea, watching the wildlife and walking along the shoreline. There are hostels and bunkhouses big enough for large groups on the  idyllic coast of Devon and Cornwall.  You will find others on or close to in the dramatic Welsh coast in Pembrokeshire , Aberystwyth and on Anglesey.  Perhaps you would prefer to take your big party of family. colleagues or friends to the rugged & inspirational Scottish coast or the  forgotten hidden beaches on the Northumberland coast.

If you are feeling a little more adventurous you could always organise for your large group to go to Jersey, the Isle of Man or the Isle of Skye.  It would make it all the more memorable fro being just that little bit out of the ordinary.

Whatever part of our beautiful country suits your large group best, you are sure to find a large independent hostel or bunkhouse nearby that can accommodate 50 or more guests.


Hostels can help provide activities for your big group of guests.

Perhaps you want some organised outdoor activity, a guided therapeutic walk among some spectacular scenery or along a coastal path.  Or maybe your group needs a bit more excitement.  Some team building or adrenaline activities.  It is all possible.  From caving to climbing, shooting to quad biking or sailing and coasteering  to name but a few of the options open to you. Many of the hostels and bunkhouses listed on this page provide a wide range of outdoor activities either on-site or close by.