YHA Gower

Beds / Sleeps
West Glamorgan

What we have to offer

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

Gower Bunkhouse at Borfa House is in the village of Port Eynon, in Britain’s first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The house is next to the sand dunes and beach.

The self-catering kitchen contains 2 domestic cookers, 2 microwaves, 2 larder fridges and a range of kitchen utensils, crockery and cutlery for 32. Tea towels are provided.

Meals are available if arranged in advance.

32 beds arranged in rooms each with their own private bathroom. All bed linen is provided. Travel cots are available, please bring your own cot mattress and bedding.

Parking on site for up to 3 mini buses or 5 cars. Extra car parking available nearby.

Other facilities
Dining Room & Lounge
There is one large multi-activity room (come tv lounge/IT Suite) with a TV and video/DVD player, also has a dining room which seats 32 people at tables and chairs, and has a library. There is also a table tennis table.
There are 9 showers and 11 toilets (2 fully accessible) - please bring your own towels.
There is a large garden at the back of the property with a barbeque and picnic tables.
This property is centrally heated throughout.
Broadband is available on request.

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

Need to know

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

In the area

Walking, sandy beaches, Gower castles, horse riding, climbing, surfing, kayaking, fishing. All-inclusive activity packages available.

Hostel amenities

  • Parking - private
  • Washing machine
  • Dryer
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Bed linen provided
  • Cot
  • TV
  • High-speed Internet
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Water kettle
  • Kitchen utensils provided
  • Private Garden
  • BBQ Grill
  • Children

Things to do

  • Water sports
  • Mountain biking
  • Hiking
  • Rock climbing

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 Gower
Borfa House Activity Centre,
Port Eynon,



Exit the M4 motorway at junction 42.
Take the A483 to the centre of Swansea and then follow the A4067, to Gower and Mumbles.
Approximately 2 miles outside Swansea turn right onto the B4436 sign posted to Bishopston.
After approx 4 miles turn right after Kittle, and then left on to the A4118 at the next junction.
Continue on A4118 until you reach Port Eynon.
Turn left to YHA Gower, sign-posted “Borfa House”.
The distance from Swansea City Centre is 18 miles.

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Stay Dates


Number Of Guests

Children 4-13 yrs
Babies 0-3 yrs

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