Go back to basics, a group of friends exploring somewhere beautiful without costly airbnbs miles away from the hikes you want to be on. Who needs central heating when you’ve got a proper log burner?
Book now for Easter at Shining Cliff hostel, a unique off-road, woodland hostel in Derbyshire as dates are going fast!
Falmouth Lodge Backpackers is just two minutes’ walk from a blue flag beach and the South West Coast Path. Only eight minutes’ walk into town with its exotic gardens, art galleries, Maritime Museum, Pendennis Castle, and the harbour. Explore Falmouth and come home to our cosy lounge with log burner.
Some alterations and adjustments made to fit a new, larger fridge with freezer and range gas cooker to benefit larger groups and those staying for four or more days.
Great for groups of mountain bikers exploring the Pennine Bridleway, Ashbourne Gateway Centre, in the pretty market town of Ashbourne, provides accommodation for groups of up to 27.
Why not bring your friends and family to celebrate Christmas and New Year in the Lake District. With room for 18 sleeping mats and lots of space for celebrations, Bassenthwaite Parish Room is a great base to celebrate and explore the Northern Lakes and the Cumbrian coast. It has a modern well-equipped kitchen, large hall, cosy room with sofa and TV, Wifi, toilets and showers. Bring your own beds, bedding and towels.
The Boarshurst Centre is located in a beautiful hamlet in Greenfield, Saddleworth. The Peak NP is on our door step. 20% discount for stays of two nights of more during the month of November.
Adventure Weekends: embrace the sanctuary of our cosy lodge, a blazing bonfire under a starry night sky: sharing stories of the adventures from your day out in the wild with Preseli Venture.
Christmas is a time to celebrate together – and we invite you to do so at Plas Isa in Dolgellau
We have plenty of availability at weekends and midweek here at Pentre Bach Bunkhouse where you will receive a warm welcome
An ideal stopover for walkers in a grand country house setting but at hostel prices. Just 3 miles from Aberystwyth and the Wales Coast Path.
Hill Farm Camping Barn on the outskirts of Clive is perfectly situated at the Grinshill beginning/end of the Humphrey Kynaston Way. There’s stabling for the horses and basic camping barn accommodation for riders. Breakfast and packed lunches can be provided with warning to help you on your way.
A few weekend stays in our Wills Barn and Waterslacks camping barn available during November. In our holiday cottages availability only during midweek in November.
The highlands can get a bit chilly but fear not Fort Williams Backpackers is always toasty with their open fire chugging away. Just what cold and tired adventurers will need after a day in the open air.
Welcome back! It has been a busy time since we re-opened, particularly at weekends, so thank you for supporting us.
After a day exploring what could be better than cooking and eating under the stars at the side of a river, we can provide the setting, you just need to book your stay.
Situated in the Peak District’s Woodlands Valley on Snakes Pass, Hagg Farm, and the small self contained John Hunt Base, are available for hire by groups of friends, clubs, cultural organisations and families.
A warm welcome to Rookhow’s 12 acres of woodland with campfire and yurt, 16 bed sole use bunkbarn with cosy woodburner & hire of a 300 year old Grade II* Quaker Meeting House for extra group space.
Fancy a few nights away this New years, staying in a cosy rural hostel, in the middle of the Cairngorms National Park?
The private ensuite rooms (6 twin & 6 single) at Ushaw Historic House all have accessible bathrooms. The rooms are situated on the first floor of the main building with a lift going from the grand entrance hall. Ushaw Historic House & Chapels were designed by Pugin and can’t fail to impress. All guests can enjoy free access to the House and Chapels and the various communal areas during standard operating times throughout their stay.
Shining Cliff hostel has a stunning woodland fire pit that nestles up against the base of Shining Cliff crags – an awesome location!
Bring your friends and family to Kirkby Stephen Hostel this year for some great festive cheer. It’s quirky, friendly, warm, functional and exceptional value for money. Situated in the centre of Kirkby Stephen, shops, pubs & take-aways are all in walking distance. What’s more Wainwright’s Coast to Coast path and the W2W (Walney to Wear) cycle path are on the doorstep. There’s also easy access to the Howgill Hills and the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Quite the perfect place to combine festive celebrations and some outdoor exercise in fantastic scenery.
Enjoy Exmoor National Parks wonderful dark skies with complimentary logs for your campfire when you stay at Exmoor Bunkbarn
Castle Rock Hostel has availability at Christmas and New Year. Join in the fun amazing located hostel. For New Years (Dec. 30- Jan. 2) there is a 3 night minimum stay. Groups of 5 or more should get int touch with the hostel before booking.
When the blackberries have been picked and the nights are drawing it is time to wind down and enjoy the glow of the stars in the dark sky and the glow of the roaring fire in the courtyard at Naturesbase.
Turn back the clock, escape the rat race and spend a few days at Middle Ninfa. Surround yourself with nature and the magical sound of silence in the Brecon Beacons, where fresh air, mountain views, lush green scenery and wild life abound. Choose from the 6 bed bunkhouse or one of the private camping terraces, scattered across the mountainside. Why not bring a group and book the whole site? The bunkhouse and all the campsites have firepits for small campfires. We provide bags of firewood for £3 or guests are welcome to bring their own, but ask guests not to gather wood from anywhere in our area.
Bring your marshmallows, head torches and a sense of adventure to Lake District’s Rookhow bunkbarn where you’ll have 2 campfires & 12 acres woodland to yourselves.
Escape the half term mania and come visit us for the hols, we’re the perfect hostel for taking a break to explore the highlands. You can expect a relaxing stay in our well kept rooms and plenty to keep you busy with in the area surrounding our hostel.
With over 300 years of mining in the vicinity and many original features still within the building, you can imagine life as a Lead Miner at Carrshield.
If you fancy a large Highland gathering of friends & family this Autumn, Loch Ness Backpackers Lodge has everything you could want. Beds for 45 in 9 rooms, a lovely big self-catering kitchen, classic stunning Highland scenery in every direction, great walking and cycling from the doorstep, an iconic Scottish castle just down the road and the chance to spot the elusive Nessie.
Exciting news! The long awaited Cwtsh Hostel in the centre of Swansea will be taking bookings from the 15th November. This trend-setting hostel is the perfect base for backpackers, explorers, families, party-goers, schools and freelancers. Don’t delay, be one of the first guests.
Barrington Bunkhouse has availability throughout October, including Half Term. It’s also available in Winter, if you’re brave enough to visit Weardale!
Are you thinking of spending Christmas or New Year with family or friends in a peaceful hostel in beautiful surroundings? Have you considered Tyncornel hostel in Mid Wales?
We are a sole us barn with mountain views and currently un booked for Christmas. Loved by family and walking groups. We can’t guarantee a white Christmas but you’re more likely to see snow here than anywhere in England. Cosy log fires. Frosty walks from the door.
Bring your friends and family for a Snowdonia adventure this half term. Pentre Bach Bunkhouse is still free and could be yours for a few days for surprising little money. This heated, simple accommodation is surrounded by breath-taking scenery and has great walks from the doorstep. Snowdon and all the attractions of the national park are just a short drive away.
A magical Lake District camping barn has three nights, Mon 25th, Tues 26th & Weds 27th October, still available. Arrive on Sunday after 4pm & leave on the Thursday by 11am. Owned by the National Trust, the barn is on a working hill farm. It sleeps up to 10, there’s a well equipped kitchen and large communal area. A wood burner will keep you nice and warm. Just bring your own bedding/towels/food and drink. Here’s your chance for a really cheap holiday, in a fantastic location. Don’t delay, it’s sure to get snapped up.
Although the days are shorter the moors are colourful and there is always the chance of snow. Book a break with us and get away from the crowds and do something different. Your adventure starts here