YHA Medway

Beds / Sleeps

What we have to offer

Please note: All prices are based on hiring the whole place per night.

Formerly a traditional oast house, this venue has been fully renovated to provide modern, comfortable accommodation. Capstone Country Park, opposite, offers plenty of outdoor entertainment.

The kitchen is fully equipped with 3 electric hobs, 2 cookers, 2 fridges, a small freezer and ample crockery and cutlery. Tea towels, cloths & washing up liquid are provided.

Catering Options are also available - please contact the hostel for further information.

52 beds
There is access for people with disabilities via a stair-lift to the first floor. All bed linen is provided.

Parking for 20-25 cars.

Other facilities
Dining Room/Lounge
The two dining rooms seat up to 40 people with access to the patio. We have extra tables and chairs available if needed, if the party is more than 40 people. The lounge, which has soft seating for 12, has a TV and DVD player and games.
Washroom Facilities
There are 6 showers and 7 toilets. Most rooms have a washbasin. Please bring your own towels. Access and adapted toilets & shower for people with disabilities.
There is a payphone, central heating and a garden.
This property is suitable for children under the age of three years

YHA Medway 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 Medway we strive to cater for everybody. Unfortunately none of our bedrooms meets modern standards of accessibility.

We have:

  • Step free access into hostel
  • Ground floor bedroom

For more information please download the full access statement here (99KB)

In the area

The Historic Dockyard at Chatham (3 miles), Upnor Castle (5), Fort Amhurst (3), Rochester Castle and Cathedral (3), Charles Dickens Centre (3), Chatham Ski and Snowboard Centre (100metres).

Hostel amenities

  • Parking - private
  • Washing machine
  • Dryer
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Bed linen provided
  • Cot
  • TV
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Water kettle
  • Kitchen utensils provided
  • Private Garden
  • Children
  • Smoking allowed outside

Things to do

  • Biking
  • Hiking

Discounts on your stay

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How to find us

Our Address

YHA Medway
351 Capstone Road,



Exit the M2 at J4 signposted A278 to Gillingham.
Turn left at the first roundabout and follow signs to Capstone Country Park and the Ski Centre.
Turn right at the next roundabout, follow Pear Tree Lane, straight on, at the fourth mini roundabout turn left, hostel is 500m on the left.

Take a virtual tour

View the Reception View the Dining Room View the Lounge View the Self-catering Kitchen View a Bedroom

Stay Dates


Number Of Guests

Children 4-13 yrs
Babies 0-3 yrs

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