Wooler Youth Hostel, 30 Cheviot Street, Wooler, Northumberland, NE71 6LW

Call Hostel Manager on 01668 281365

Overview

Wooler Youth Hostel & Shepherd's Huts is set in its own spacious grounds on the edge of the town. It has newly refurbished en suite bedrooms & Shepherd's Hut sleeping cabins, a huge dining and common room, drying facilities and a large self-catering kitchen, making it great for groups & families. There is also a good value restaurant, on site car parking and secure cycle storage. The hostel sleeps up to 54 people. There are en suite rooms sleeping 2,4 and 6 people and rooms with shared bathrooms sleeping 4 and 8 people. There are four Shepherd's hut, three sleeping 2 people and one sleeping 3 people with a double bed and single bed. Wooler has inns, grocery stores and specialist shops, and is an ideal base for exploring the Northumberland National Park, the Cheviot Hills (rich in archaeological sites), local castles and fine sandy beaches of the Northumbrian coastline. For walkers there is the long distance St Cuthbert's Way and many shorter walks. For cyclists there are the Wooler cycle hub routes, Pennine Cycleway, the Sandstone Way and many quiet lanes to explore. Nearby there are bridleways perfect for mountain-biking, some of the best bouldering in the UK, riding centres and even a gliding school. Bird watchers can take a boat trip to the Farne Islands and visit the Cheviot Hills. Why not speak to the warden about kayaking/canoeing in the area or book onto one of his guided walks in the area.

This accommodation is featured on our map of Northumberland and here is its own website.

Details

  • Beds & Rooms:

    53: 3x2, 6x4, 1x6, 1x8. Shepherd's huts 3x2, 1x3 (family).
  • Open:

    March-Oct. (Group bookings Nov to Feb). Reception 8-10am & 5-9pm.
  • Price per night:

    From £22 adult, £20 child. Group discounts available.
  • Booking:

    Booking advised. Always call the hostel in advance of arriving.
  • Directions:

    From the Market Place at the bottom of the high street go up Cheviot Street past The Anchor pub. The hostel is 300 yards up the hill on the right.
  • Public Transport:

    Market Place, 400 yards from the hostel. Arriva Northumbria/Travelsure 464, Border Village 267 from Berwick. Travelsure 470/3 from Alnwick.
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks

This accommodation is featured on the following pages
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Facilities

aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
rDisabled Access
dBedding provided
gFully heated
mMeals available (with notice)
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
jShowers
pClothes washing facilities
[WiFi
tWithin 1 mile of NCN
4VisitEngland Quality Assured
yYHA Affiliated

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News & Offers from Wooler Youth Hostel

Start planning your Spring Northumberland Adventures

November 28th 2020

Wooler Youth Hostel and Shepherds Huts are now taking bookings for 2021

We now have limited private room and exclusive hire availability on our website for April and May 2021.
Only private En Suite rooms available at the moment, but hopefully soon we can open our other rooms to you.
Also watch out for some exciting news over the winter months……

News

We are taking this time to do a little work to the hostel, so even if restrictions allow, we wont be open until at least mid-January.

October 1st 2020

Meanwhile start planning your Spring Northumberland Adventures. Wooler Youth Hostel and Shepherds Huts are now taking bookings for 2021.

We now have limited private room and exclusive hire availability on our website for April and May 2021.
Only private En Suite rooms available at the moment, but hopefully soon we can open our other rooms to you.
Also watch out for some exciting news over the winter months……

For visits in early 2021.  Please see rules from Northumberland County Council County Council Website:

Temporary changes at Wooler Hostel

For the foreseeable future, the following facilities will not likely be in operation at our hostel:

Self-catering kitchen
Soft furnishings in Lounge
Drying room
Dorm rooms
Checking in times will be reduced (17:00-20:00 hrs)

Although we realise this isn’t ideal, ultimately we have our customers best interests at heart.

New Year at Wooler Youth Hostel
News

Wooler Youth Hostel “Get-together” Packages

August 29th 2020

We are now offering Exclusive/Private hire of Wooler Youth Hostel and Shepherds huts for October, November and December with three different packages and rates to suit.
Choose from 16, 25 or 30 People packages.

*Minimum two night stay
*Packages do not include Christmas/New Year period (22nd Dec – 4th Jan)
Option 1 = 16 People
Sunday – Thursday @ £160 per night
Friday – Saturday @ £200 per night
Includes 1 x 2 bed ensuite, 2 x 4 bed ensuite, 1 x 6 bed ensuite (Bunk-beds) | Kitchen facilities, large Communal area, Bike shed, large outdoor space, Drying room. (No Dogs)
Option 2 = 25 People
Sunday – Thursday @ £250 per night
Friday – Saturday @ £300 per night
Includes 1 x 2 bed ensuite, 2 x 4 bed ensuite, 1 x 6 bed ensuite, 3 x 2 bed Shepherds Huts, I x 3 bed Shepherds Hut (Bunk-beds) | Kitchen facilities, Large Communal area, Bike shed, large outdoor space, Drying room. (Dogs welcome in Huts)

Option 3 = 30 People
Sunday – Thursday @ £300 per night
Friday – Saturday @ £360 per night
Includes 1 x 2 bed ensuite, 2 x 4 bed ensuite, 1 x 6 bed ensuite, 1 x 6 bed room (Non ensuite) 3 x 2 bed Shepherds Huts, 1 x 3 bed Shepherds Hut (Bunk-beds) | Kitchen facilities, Large Communal area, Bike shed, large outdoor space, Drying room. (Dogs welcome in Huts)
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When booking Wooler Youth Hostel and Shepherds Huts on Exclusive Hire, it is your responsibility to ensure you are aware of the current Government guidance on travel and gatherings in self-catering accommodation. In making a booking with WYH you are agreeing to adhere to the relevant Government guidance that will apply at the time of your stay.
Currently it is against the law for gatherings of more than 30 people to take place in private homes (including gardens and other outdoor spaces), or in a public outdoors space, unless planned by an organisation in compliance with COVID-19 secure guidance. The government have recently introduced spot fines of up to £10,000 for those organising gatherings beyond this size.
Our hostel accommodation can only be let to two households.
Dogs can stay but only in our Shepherds Huts (Option 2 &3)
To book either click on our booking link, or alternatively contact us direct wooler@yha.org.uk | 01668 281 365.

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