YHA Llangattock Mountain Bunkhouse

Beds / Sleeps

What we have to offer

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

A magical location for outdoor activities, family reunions and group trips, this newly converted barn is set high up in the Brecon Beacons in a very remote location with substantial outdoor space including barbeque area, fire pit and masses of woods, streams and fields for children to roam in as well!

YHA Llangattock Mountain Bunkhouse (Wern Watkin Bunkhouse) takes its carbon footprint very seriously and has been graded Gold by the Green Tourism Business Scheme. They have also been awarded a Goldstar 2013 for Greenest Hostel/Bunkhouse in the UK. You can take part in organised tours around the Youth Hostel and see the renewable technologies for yourself - you can even meet the horses who help to keep this location sustainable! You may even spot some of the local wildlife during your stay, the building itself is an important sanctuary for the Lesser Horse Shoe Bat which resides in its own accommodation on the top floor, complete with fire alrams and heating!

Visit Wales has graded YHA Llangattock Mountain Bunkhouse (Wern Watkin Bunkhouse) as a 5 Star Bunkhouse - meaning you are sure to have a quality stay.

The self-catering kitchen is great for large groups. The kitchen is fully catering style equipped for 30 people including a stove, microwave, water boiler, toaster, freezer, fridges, cutlery, pans, glasses, crockery etc. Tea towels and cleaning materials are provided. Catering can be arranged by prior arrangement. In addition, there is a substantial dining area for thirty and space for outdoor eating for your group as well. The space is designed for your group to hang out together and socialised but can be adapted depending on your needs.

32 bunk beds arranged in 1x4 en-suite, 4x6 en-suite, 1x2 en-suite and 1x2 with a bathroom next door equipped for people with disabilities. Please note: We are limited to a 30 people despite having 32 beds. All bed linen is provided. You need to bring personal towels.

Ample parking on-site.

Other facilities
Dining Room/Lounge
There is seating for 30 people plus 3 sofas and a range of other seats.
Washroom Facilities
7 showers and 10 toilets. Soap is provided! Please bring your own towels.
Full under floor central heating throughout. Substantial outdoor area with barbecue and fire pit.
This hostel offers free Wi-Fi and phone calls.

Please note - Early check in and late check- out is available at this property

This property is suitable for children under the age of three years and a travel cot and high chair can be provided.

Need to know

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

In the area

The nearest town is Crickhowell. Brecon, Abergavenny and the world heritage site of Blaenavon are within easy reach. The open spaces of the National Park are great for a range of outdoor activities.

Hostel amenities

  • Parking - private
  • Bed linen provided
  • Cot
  • Telephone
  • 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
  • Hiking
  • Rock climbing
  • Horseback riding

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 Llangattock Mountain Bunkhouse
Wern Watkin,



You can't reach YHA Llangattock Mountain Bunkhouse by Sat Nav or the use of Google Maps. Directions will be sent to you upon booking.

Do not go into Llangattock village whilst trying to find us - it's nowhere near us!

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Stay Dates


Number Of Guests

Children 4-13 yrs
Babies 0-3 yrs

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