YHA New Forest

Beds / Sleeps

What we have to offer

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

A former family home, this converted country house is set in extensive grounds with easy access to both the New Forest and Bournemouth's beaches. This is the ideal base for a 'get away from it all' break close to the seaside.

The self-catering kitchen contains a domestic sized cooker, 4 gas hobs, 1 toaster, a kettle, domestic sized fridge/freezer and a range of kitchen utensils, crockery and cutlery for 36 people. Tea towels, cloths and washing up liquid are provided.
This property is suitable for children under the age of three years.
Catering Options are also available - please contact the hostel for further information.

36 beds 1x8 bed room on the ground floor, 1x 4-bed, 2x 5-bed, 1x6-bed and 1x 8-bed rooms on the first floor. Two en suite rooms. All of these rooms have washbasins and bed linen is provided.

Parking on-site is limited to 20 cars, coaches can park in the village.

Other facilities
Dining Room & Lounge
The dining room has seating at tables and chairs for 36 people, the lounge seats 16 people and has an open fire (a complementary pack of safety logs is provided and further packs are available for purchase).
2 showers and 2 toilets are on the ground floor, and a further 2 showers and 2 toilets are on the first floor. Please bring your own towels.
A large, flat lawn surrounds the building - the front garden is available for your use, the back garden is private.
YHA staff reside in the building.
The property is centrally heated throughout.

Need to know

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


At YHA New Forest we strive to cater for everybody. Unfortunately none of our bedrooms or washrooms is accessible to modern standards.

We also have:

  • One step (5cm) into the hostel
  • One ground floor bedroom
  • WC and shower facilities on the ground floor
  • Ground floor level throughout

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

In the area

Cycling, pony trekking, Beaulieu Motor Museum. Ringwood (5 miles), Bournemouth's beaches, The New Forest Visitor Centre. Burley village (.5 mile), Salisbury (21 miles).

Hostel amenities

  • Parking - private
  • 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

  • Water sports
  • 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 New Forest
Cott Lane,
Burley Ringwood,
BH24 4BB



Follow Lyndhurst Road, go past Burley School on the left and past the golf course for 1/2 mile to the crossroads.
Follow the sign post to White Buck Inn and turn left into Cott Lane.
Follow signs for the hostel.

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Stay Dates


Number Of Guests

Children 4-13 yrs
Babies 0-3 yrs

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