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 an electric domestic sized cooker and a gas commercial sized cooker with eight gas hobs, two toasters, two kettles, commercial sized fridge, small freezer and a range of kitchen utensils, crockery and cutlery for 33 people. Tea towels, cloths and washing up liquid are provided.

33 beds arranged in six bedrooms:
Room 1 - 1 double bed and 5 singles
Room 2 - 4 bed with en-suite
Room 3 - 6 bed
Room 4 - 5 bed with en-suite
Room 5 - 1 double and 3 single beds
Room 6 - 6 bed

All bedrooms have wash basins and all 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 28 people, the lounge seats 14 people and has an open fire (a complementary pack of safety logs is provided and further packs are available for purchase). There is central hearing throughout.

Washing facilities
One shower and one toilet on the ground floor. Two showers and two toilets on the first floor in addition to two en-suite bedrooms. Please bring your own towels.

A large, flat lawn surrounds the building to the front and rear of the main building.

YHA staff reside in the building.

YHA New Forest 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 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



From A31 follow signs to Burley and continue on the road through the village past Burley School and the cricket field on left. Ignore signs for the Youth Hostel by the cricket field and proceed ½ mile to the next turning on the left, signposted White Buck Inn, and take the track to left of Inn entrance, the entrance to YHA New Forest is the third gate on the right.

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Stay Dates


Number Of Guests

Children 4-13 yrs
Babies 0-3 yrs

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