YHA Hawes

Beds / Sleeps
North Yorkshire

What we have to offer

Please note: All prices are based on hiring the whole place per night. This property has multiple bed options. Where prices are shown, these are for the lower bed option.

This modern building makes a great base for those looking to explore the Yorkshire Dales. On the edge of the traditional market town of Hawes, home of the Wensleydale Cheese Factory, the cheese made famous by Wallace and Gromit, it is close to tourist attractions and activities plus key walking and cycling routes including the Pennine Way.

The self-catering kitchen contains 3 electric ovens, kettles, toasters, a large fridge and fridge freezer, microwave and a range of kitchen utensils, crockery and cutlery for 45 people. Tea towels are provided.

Full meals service available, including buffets (special diets can also be catered for) when booked in advance.

45 beds - A maximum of 45 people to share rooms of 2x1, 6x2 (two of these are en-suite, 3x3, 1x4, 2x6 and 1x8 bedded rooms.
All bed linen is provided

There is space for 6 cars on site and ample additional parking at offsite locations.

Other facilities
Dining Room & Lounge
The large dining room has ample seating and wonderful views, and there is a comfortable open-plan lounge leading off of the dining room which is a great space for parties and socialising.
There are 7 showers, 6 toilets and plenty of washbasins, please bring your own towels.
There is a small private garden, and the building has central heating throughout.
This property is suitable for children under the age of three years

YHA Hawes welcomes dogs! Add a dog to your booking at check out and bring your four legged friend along with you.

Need to know

If you don’t see availability online for the dates you require, please call us on 0800 0191700


At YHA Hawes we strive to cater for everybody. Unfortunately none of our bedrooms or bathrooms meets modern standards of accessibility.

We have:

  • 1 step up into hostel
  • Ground floor bedrooms
  • En-suite bedrooms

For more information please download the full access statement here (96KB)

In the area

Walking and cycling. Hardraw Force Waterfall (1.5 miles), Bolton Castle (12), Wensleydale Creamery (5 minute walk), Dales Countryside Museum (10 minute walk).

Hostel amenities

  • Bed linen provided
  • Cot
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Water kettle
  • Kitchen utensils provided
  • Private Garden
  • BBQ Grill
  • Children

Things to do

  • Biking
  • Mountain biking
  • Hiking

Discounts on your stay

Why not take out YHA membership today to save £30 on your Exclusive Hire booking? Not only will you get a discount on bookings with YHA Exclusive Hire, but you’ll also get exclusive discounts every time you stay with YHA, high street shopping discounts, email newsletters and much, much more!

Find out more information about YHA membership and the fantastic benefits.

To get your £30 off discount code, simply log in to YHA.org.uk and go to the Member Benefits tab.

How to find us

Our Address

YHA Hawes
Lancaster Terrace,
North Yorkshire,



By Car:
The hostel is located at the top of a steep rise on the B6255 (signposted to Ingleton), just off the junction with the A684 at the western end of the village.

By Bike:
Cycle from Garsdale - 6.2 miles, on RCR10 Yorkshire Dales Cycleway, NCR 68 at Garsdale.

By Foor:
Walking from the bus stop, the hostel is 5 minutes away, on the Herriot Way.
The Pennine Way National Trail is 7 minutes away.

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Stay Dates


Number Of Guests

Children 4-13 yrs
Babies 0-3 yrs

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