Castle Rooms Hostel, Bryn Awel, 66 Great Darkgate Street, Aberysywth, SY23 1DW

Call Will or Louise on 07866362507 or 07779278188

Self catering rooms in the centre of Aberystwyth

Formerly a stylish hotel in the 20's, this grand Georgian seaside residence is now a great value hostel. Perfectly situated in the heart of the popular tourist town of Aberysywth, the sea, the castle, the town centre and the main rail & bus stations are all within a 5 minute walk. Top this 5* location with stunning views across to the castle and the sea beyond and you are assured of a memorable stay. Aberysywth's elegant seafront has two clean, sand and shingle beaches either side of the castle, linked by a mile long promenade.

The hostel currently has 3 double/twin rooms, 2 of which are ensuite. Gradually more rooms will be opened up. Faciliteis include a fully equipped kitchen/diner. There's even a piano if you fancy a knees up! Plus some of the rooms have thier own small kitchenette. Perfect for a lovelycuppa when you wake up or even breakfast in bed!

Situated right on the Wales Coast Path, Castle Rooms Hostel would make the perfect stopover for walkers doing the route. Alternatively base yourself here and walk sections of the path during the day and return to all the amenities of Aberysywth in the evening. If the weather is against you, there's plenty in the town to entertain you if you decide to give walking a miss.

For those travelling by car there is unrestricted street parking or a reasonably priced car park at the nearby St Michael's Church.

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  • Beds & Rooms:

    6: 3x2 (2 en suite)
  • Open:

    All year
  • Price per night:

    £28 pp.
  • Booking:

    Please book by e mail, text or phone
  • Directions:

    A large yellow house at the very top of Great Darkgate Street and very close to the pedestrian entrance of the Aberystwyth Castle grounds.
  • Public Transport :

    Aberysywth railway and bus stations are just a 5 min walk away.
  • Walks :

    Wales Coast Path
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cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
pClothes washing facilities
ZDogs by arrangement


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Budget self-catering rooms in the centre of Aberysywth

March 8th 2022

Walkers on the coastal path and weekend visitors to Aberysywth need look no further for basic, functional and affordable accommodation. Available for a single night bookings or longer, Castle Rooms Hostel is perfectly situated lesss than 5 mins walk from the coast/Wales coast path, the castle, the bus/rail stations and all the shops, bars, cafes and restaurants of Aberysywth. All bedding is provided and dogs are welcome by arrangement. Self-cater or eat out, the choice is yours.

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