Yorkshire & Lancashire
Whernside House, Kettlewell, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 5QU
Kettlewell Hostel is a stylish independent youth hostel in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales. With lovely walks from the front door including Great Whernside and Buckden Pike or the Dales Way. An easy drive to Hawes, Malham or Skipton and world class cycling on the Tour de France Route of 2014.
Malham Tarn Estate, Waterhouses, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 9PT
Camping Barn accommodation on the Pennine Way, run by National Trust at Malham Tarn.
51/52 Market Place Kingston Upon Hull HU1 1RU
In the heart of Hull, this newly renovated backpackers hostel is aimed at the individual traveller, small groups, cyclists and families. With flexible room layouts including an en suite family room it is perfect for visiting Hull's art exhibitions and family friendly attractions such as The Deep.
Greta Tower, Sammy Lane, Ingleton, North Yorkshire, LA6 3EG
Ingleton YHA Greta Tower is on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales, surrounded by magnificent countryside with caves, waterfalls and mountains. Close to Ingleborough, The Three Peaks and the wonderful waterfall trail. H ostel is licensed and serves tasty meals. Perfect for families and school trips.
Redmire, Leyburn. North Yorkshire, DL8 4EW
Scandinavian style self-catering log cabins at Redmire, Wensleydale in the tranquil beauty of the Yorkshire Dales. The Jonas Centre has a communal area in the Granary for groups to gather or dine together. Ideal for escaping to the country & relaxation with cycling & walking routes from the door.
9-11 Birch Hall Lane, Earby, Lancashire, BB18 6JX
Earby Youth Hostel, donated to the YHA by Katherine Bruce Glassier, is now the newly refurbished Independent Earby Hostel. A perfect stop for the Pennine Way Walker. Families and small groups are also welcome to stay in this historic cottage close to the Yorkshire Dales.
Parks Barn, Fremington, Richmond, Yorkshire Dales DL11 6AW
Dales Bike Centre, Swaledale, in the Yorkshire Dales, is the centre of cycling in Yorkshire! Facilities include an on-site café, well stocked bike shop, bike hire, bike wash, fully equipped workshop, drying room and lots of friendly advice. Walkers, families and groups welcome. Close to 4 pubs.
Bank House Farm, Glaisdale, Whitby YO21 2QA
Bank House farm Hostel is a luxury bunkbarn, a camping barn and B&B on an organic farm in beautiful Glaisdale Dale on the North York Moors. 1 mile from Wainwrights Coast to Coast walk. The Bunkbarn is ideal for groups & the camping barn provides simple, single-night shelter for walkers or cyclists.
The White House, Burniston Road, Scarborough, YO13 0DA
Scarborough Youth Hostel, a 17th century water mill, is on a quiet riverside. Scarborough YHA is a perfect base for exploring the coast and country of the North York or for a fun filled, seaside break. Surf schools, safe beaches and miles of paths, tracks and quiet lanes for walkers & cyclists.
Newbiggin-on-Lune, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, CA17 4NX
Bents Camping Barn, formerly a 17 century shepherd's cottage, is in Newbiggin-on-Lune close to Kirkby Stephen in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. There are 2 bunkrooms sleeping 14 in total (BYO sleeping bags), a well equipped kitchen and a dining area. The Coast to Coast path is nearby.
140 Lane Head Road, Shepley, West Yorkshire, HD8 8DB
Cliffe House provides self catering accommodation for up to 72 in a Grade 2 Listed House set in 14 acres of woodland just 7 miles from the Peak District.
Market Street, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, CA17 4QQ
Kirkby Stephen Hostel, a former Methodist Church accommodates visitors amongst beautiful authentic features; stained glass, arches & panels. The market town of Kirkby Stephen, is on the Coast to Coast path, the Walney to Wear Cycle Route, the Howgill Hills, the Yorkshire Dales and the Lakes.
1 Falkner Square, Liverpool, L8 7NU
The iconic Embassie Backpackers has been welcoming visitors to Liverpool for a lifetime. Set in a majestic house in an unspoiled Georgian square, the hostel is famous for its warm welcome, social atmosphere and Beatles Tours. Visit Embassie Hostel in Liverpool and become part of the family.
Broadrake, Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton, LA6 3AX
Broadrake Bunkbarn, Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton, offers direct access to the Three Peaks Challenge Walk, Wainwright's Pennine Journey & The Dales Highway. Open-plan living space with excellent self-catering & communal facilities. Perfect for celebrations. Small groups welcome, especially mid-week.
1 Little Stonegate, York, YO1 8AX
The Fort Boutique Hostel is a central, hip and exiting place to stay in York! Conveniently located in the heart of the historic City of York, one of the most visited cities in Europe within ten minutes' walk of the train station.
The Birchcliffe Centre, Hebden Bridge, W Yorks, HX7 8DG
Hebden Bridge Hostel is in the Birchcliffe Centre at the heart Hebden Bridge's vibrant music & arts culture. Nestled into woodland only a short walk from the town centre, on the Hebden Bridge Loop of the Pennine Way. Expect a warm welcome, with comfy social areas, private rooms and dorm beds.
Buckden, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 5JA
The National Trusts Town Head Barn provides self catering group accommodation in the small village of Buckden in Upper Wharfedale of the Yorkshire Dales. Close (just 3.5 miles) to the village of Kettlewell with pubs and shops and with easy access to Buckden Pike, a walk with great views.
Spring Croft, Moor Lane, Grassington, BD23 5BD
Grassington Bunkbarn is comfortable self catering group accommodation with spectacular views of Wharfedale. Featuring an outside barbecue area and a large locked bike store. Ideal for walking, cycling, climbing, fishing, horse riding, archaeology, bird watching, geology and botany.
Ramsgill, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG3 5RH
Nidderdale Bunkhouse self catering group accommodation is in the stunning Nidderdale Valley overlooking Gouthwaite reservoir. Delightfull open plan kitchen, beautiful seating areas with great views. The Nidderdale Way goes right past. Perfect for walkers, wildlife lovers or to explore Yorkshire.
Stableside, York Racing Stables, York, YO24 1QG
A quiet and welcoming hostel right on the historic Knavesmire in York, the ideal location for a peaceful break in the beautiful, historic city of York. Ideal for single travellers and groups of all sizes. On the National Cycle Network Route 65 giving easy off-road access to the city centre.
Middle Beardshaw Head Farm, Burnley Road, Trawden Lancashire, BB8 8PP
Trawden Camping Barn is a listed stone barn on Middle Beardshaw Farm providing basic self catering accommodation. Surrounded by stunning landscape with a pub & café just a short walk away. The nearby village of Wycoller has featured in films. The barn is large & open with an ancient timbered roof.
15 Hilton Street, Manchester, M1 1JJ
Hatters Manchester on Hilton Street combines hotel quality en suite accommodation with the social buzz of an international hostel. Located in the heart of the bohemian Northern Quarter of Manchester, it's your perfect base for city centre attractions & transport links. Meals available for groups.
Kettlewell Rd, Kilnsey, North Yorkshire, BD23 5PT
Skirfare Barn, with its stunning backdrop of Upper Wharfedale & Littondale, nestles in the Yorkshire Dales with Kilnsey Crag on the doorstep. Group accommodation in an area famous for walking & cycling with many paths, including the Dales Way. Warm, comfy accommodation for friends or family groups.
Yealand Rd, Yealand Conyers, Carnforth, LA5 9SH
Stroll from Yealand Old School's doorstep to Warton Crag for views across the sands of Morecambe Bay. In early summer hunt out a host of wild flowers on the limestone scenery at nearby Gaitbarrows NNR and Hutton Roofs crags. Kids will enjoy Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, a small zoo close by.
56-60 Mt Pleasant, Liverpool, L3 5SH
Hatters Hostels Liverpool combines hotel quality en suite rooms with the social buzz of an international hostel. Conveniently located for all city centre attractions and transport links it's your perfect base for experiencing the heart and soul of Liverpool. Full/half board options for groups.
West End, Summerbridge, Harrogate, HG3 4BA
Amidst stunning AONB landscape overlooking Thruscross Reservoir on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, West End Outdoor Centre is 12 miles from both Harrogate & Skipton and a short drive to Bolton Abbey, perfect for team building, youth groups & family parties.
Austwick, Nr Settle, LA2 8AZ
The Dalesbridge, close to Ingleton and Settle in rural Yorkshire, provides accommodation for families, groups and individual. In the grounds are cabins arranged around a camping field and there is rustic mountain style B&B in the lodge with open fires.
Hornby Laithe, Stainforth, Nr Settle, North Yorkshire BD24 9PB
Hornby Laithe Bunkhouse Barn offers comfortable group accommodation within easy walking distance of the pretty village of Stainforth and the market town of Settle. It is within easy access of a wide variety of routes for walkers and climbers. Self-catering kitchen, recreational barn and camping.
The Nook, Airton, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 4AE
Adjacent to a 17th century Friends Meeting House, Airton Barn is a simple bunkhouse sleeping up to 18 people. It provides a friendly welcome for walkers, cyclists and small group getaways. Located on popular walking and cycling routes and close to some of Yorkshire's finest tourist destinations.
Schoolhouse, Hardraw, near Hawes, Wensleydale, North Yorkshire, DL8 3LZ
Hardraw Old School Bunkhouse, Wensleydale, Yorkshire Dales, is next to the Pennine Way in the village of Hardraw. Friendly instruction in outdoor activities and practical accommodation with table tennis, piano, log burner & sofas. Close to the famous Hardraw Force waterfall and local pub.
New Ing Lodge, Main Street, Shap, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 3LX
New Ing Lodge B&B and hostel offers comfortable, friendly, accommodation with delicious food in the Lake District village of Shap. On Wainwright's Coast to Coast, the Westmorland Way and the Miller's Way close to the Howgills and the Pennine Fells. Perfect for individual walkers and groups.
Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton, Carnforth, Lancs, LA6 3AR
The Old School Bunkhouse provides self catering group accommodation near Ingleton in Yorkshire Dales limestone country. Situated between Ingleborough and Whernside with superb views. Close to the Three Peaks, Ingleborough, Pen-y-ghent, Whernside, amazing Waterfalls and the best caves in the UK.
Osmotherley, Northallerton, North Yorkshire, DL6 3AH
In a beautiful and secluded valley in the North Yorkshire Moors National Park, Cote Ghyll Mill ( also known as Osmotherley Youth Hostel) is a perfect base for exploring the moors, dales & coast. Next to Cod Beck reservoir, Cleveland Way, Coast to Coast and at start of Lyke Wake Walk.
24 Richmond Road, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 7HE
Brompton on Swale Bunkbarn, on a small working farm 3 miles east of Richmond, provides simple accommodation, a pot of tea for weary walkers and safe storage for bikes on the Coast to Coast. Close to the Yorkshire Dales, Swaledale, Wensleydale, Richmond Castle & Ellerton Lakes. Dogs are welcome.
Busk Lane, Marsett Lane, Stalling Busk, Leyburn, North Yorks DL8 3DH
Raydale Barn, nr Lake Semerwater, in the Yorkshire Dales National Park is an off grid camping barn situated 0.3 miles from the nearest road. It has a gas cooker, a wood burning stove, toilets and showers, but no electricity. BYO bedding, matches and torch.
Halifax College Reception, Garrowby Way, York, YO10 5GH
Halifax College Hostel, York, is perfect summer accommodation for exploring York. Self-catering private rooms. The city is famous for York Minster, The Shambles, boutique shopping, a vibrant restaurant culture and world class museums such as the National Railway Museum and the Jorvik Centre.
Ribblehead, Ingleton, Carnforth, LA6 3JF
Gauber Bunk Barn is in Yorkshire's Three Peaks country on the path up Pen Y Ghent, close to the Dales Way and Dales High Way. Nearby is Ingleton with it's lido and waterfalls, Ribblehead Viaduct and the Settle to Carlisle railway. This warm comfortable bunkhouse welcomes cavers,cyclists & families.
Bransdale Mill, Bransdale, Fadmoor, York YO62 7JL
Bransdale Mill is an eighteenth century Grade II listed water mill, converted by the National Trust to provide comfortable bunkhouse accommodation for 12 people. It is full of historic character with flag-stone floors, wooden beams and a log burner.
Castlehaw Farm, Castlehaw Lane, Sedbergh, Cumbria LA10 5BA
Howgills Barn is beautifully renovated self-catering accommodation with Hot Tub in Sedbergh Yorkshire. Breathtaking views, plenty to see & do and set in a private location where the children can enjoy some freedom. Five minute walk to Sedberghs' pubs & cafés and restaurants. Dogs welcome.
Dalehead Farm, Dalehead, Slaidburn, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 4TS
In the heart of Gisburn Forest, Dale House Barn provides warm & simple accommodation for groups of 4 - 14. Mattresses are provided, BYO sleeping bags. There’s a well equipped kitchen or meals can be provided. Plus B&B in the adjoining farmhouse.
54 Stanley Street, Liverpool L1 6AU
Euro Hostel Liverpool in the heart of the city, is a great base from which to experience Liverpool's legendary night life, shopping and waterfront walks. Backpackers, couples, families and groups are all welcomed. Rooms vary from private rooms, to 8 bed dorms or VIP suites for groups.
Bunkhouses, Camping Barns and Hostels in Yorkshire and Lancashire
This map shows Bunkhouses, Camping Barns and Hostels in Yorkshire and Lancashire. Centred on Ripon the map takes in the cities of York and Leeds as well as smaller towns such as Hebden Bridge, Harrogate and Richmond. There is a concentration of National Parks in the area including the North York Moors, The Dales as well as the Forest of Bowland AONB. A number of hostels are located along the coast around Whitby and Scarborough. The stunning landscape of the area takes in the Three Peaks of Pen-y-ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough (a popular challenge to walkers and climbers alike).
Great for family or walking holidays
Entertainment for the family can be found at the Yorvik Viking Centre and the National Railway Museum of York. The
Pennine Way passes through West Yorkshire and the Yorkshire Dales. The area’s important and varied history is shown off at it’s best at the National Trust property at Fountains Abbey, the Beamish Museum and Whitby Abbey. Walkers and cyclists regularly take on the challenge of the Coast to Coast routes which end at Robin Hood’s Bay on the Yorkshire Coast our independent hostels are perfect stopping points on this journey.