Corris Hostel, Old School, Corris, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 9TQ
Call Michael or Debbie on 01654 761686
OverviewPerfect up to 40 bed venue for group activity, education and large family celebrations, Corris Hostel offers a very special atmosphere that disengages the stresses of the outside world. The award winning hostel is renowned as a spiritual haven with its easy going atmosphere with local paintings and art, chill out areas, cosy wood fires and a library. Homely large common room ideal both for gatherings and educational studies. Fibre hi-speed Wi-Fi. Outside the terraced landscaped gardens provide an inspirational environment for even the largest groups. Nestled in the foothills of Cadair Idris, the hostel enjoys splendid views overlooking Corris Village in the Dulas valley, situated in the Snowdonia National Park. Down river are the Dyfi Biosphere nature reserves and miles of golden beaches at Aberdyfi, while the lofty Cadair Idris nestles in the next valley. The Centre for Alternative Technology is also close by. With numerous walking trails and off road cycle roads, it is a Mecca for outdoor enthusiasts. The Dyfi Bike Park, designed by former world champion Dan Atherton is just 3 miles down the valley.
This accommodation is featured on our map of Snowdonia and North Wales.
Beds & Rooms:43: 1x18, 1x10, 1x6, 1x4, 1x double+2, 1x double+1,
Open:All year by arrangement
Price per night:Groups only sole usage. Minimum 2 nights. From £400 night mid week
Booking:Phone to check.
Directions:GR 753 080. We are in the mountain village of Corris, 6 miles north of Machynlleth. At Braich Goch turn off A487 into Corris. At Slaters Arms pub turn left, hostel is 150m uphill just beyond a small residents car park. Guests' cars are requested to unload by hostel and park in (free) main carpark in village, only couple mins walk away.
Public Transport:Transport: Buses 30, T2, 34 and X28 pass Machynlleth train station on the Cambrian Coast line with connection to Aberystwyth and Birmingham.
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Corris Hostel soon to be available as “Rule of 6” compliant self catering units
September 21st 2020
We are working hard dividing the hostel up into separate units. Each unit will hold up to 8 and have its own entrance, bathroom and a mini-kitchenette for basic meals. The first two units will be ready at end of September 2020 month with a third available in October. Prices from £150 night with a 2 night minimum stay.
Eight beds allows for more people to stay when they meet the rule of being from an extended household, with up to 6 adults (children under 11 not counted) from 4 different addresses.
Corris Hostel is available for exclusive use to extended households this Autumn and Winter 2020
July 27th 2020
Hire this spiritual haven in the mountains for the the sole use of your family group. In the vibrant welsh mountain village of Corris, home to the Centre of Alterative Technology.
For a limited period Corris Hostels is available to hire for your exclusive use for £400 per night.
Retreat to Corris. A homely hostel with vibrant energy
February 25th 2020
There couldn’t be a better fit for retreat locations. In the Snowdonia national park Corris hostel provides a wonderful atmosphere to relax and reset your body and mind.
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