YHA Wooler

Beds / Sleeps

What we have to offer

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

Experience the sheer beauty of Northumberland at YHA Wooler! Set on the outskirts of the Northumberland National Park and 400 meters away from the picturesque market town of Wooler, this Youth Hostel is the ideal location for individuals, families and groups. Either stay in our homely hostel or try one of our unique and fully-equipped Shepherd's Huts - painstakingly created by local craftsmen.

Excellent for walking, cycling, mountain biking, climbing, bouldering and exploring the delights of Northumberland and the Borders, the hostel is part of the Walkers and Cyclists Welcome Scheme and provides specialist services such as early breakfasts and drying facilities.

There’s plenty of walking to be had here, either long distance along St Cuthbert’s Way to Lindisfarne or staying closer to home in the Cheviot hills. Other attractions to the areas include the Ford and Etal Estates, the bird sanctuary on the Farne Islands, historic castles such as Alnwick, Bamburgh and Etal, along with miles of sandy coastline. Don't miss Cragside - a fascinating house full of Victorian inventions - or the spooky torture chambers of Chillingham Castle!

The self-catering kitchen contains a catering sized gas oven with 8 rings, 4 hobs, fridge, freezer, microwave, kettles, toaster and range of kitchen utensils, crockery and cutlery for about 40 people. Tea towels are provided.

48 beds arranged in 4x2 (one which is en-suite),8x4 (2 are en-suite) and 1x6 en-suite bed rooms. All bedding is provided.

Private car park for up to 16 vehicles, plus safe on street parking.

Other facilities
Dining room/lounge
Seating for 40 at tables and chairs, plus seating for 12 people in easy chairs.
Washing Facilities
There are 6 showers and 2 washrooms with 2 toilets and washbasins in each. 1 toilet and shower are suitable for people with disabilities. Please bring your own towels.
Large garden, ideal for children. Many games and a quiet area.

Please note - Early check in and late check-out not available at this property

This property is suitable for children under the age of three years.

Need to know

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

In the area

Alnwick, Berwick, Bamburgh, Farne Isles, Cragside, Stone age hill forts, Chillingham wild cattle and the 10th most haunted castle in the country. St. Cuthberts long distance walk and the Steel Bonnets cycle path.

Hostel amenities

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

Things to do

  • Water sports
  • 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 Wooler
30 Cheviot Street,
NE71 6LW



Leave the A1 and join the A697 to Wooler.
The hostel is located on Cheviot Street past The Anchor pub.

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Stay Dates


Number Of Guests

Children 4-13 yrs
Babies 0-3 yrs

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