YHA Port Eynon

Beds / Sleeps

What we have to offer

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

Once a lifeboat station, YHA Port Eynon is in a beautiful position on the Gower Peninsula with an award-winning beach on the doorstep. It offers comfortable accommodation with breath-taking views across the bay.

A small, self-catering kitchen leads directly into the dining area. The well-equipped kitchen contains 2 ovens, 1 microwave, toasters, 2 fridges and a small freezer, and twelve ring hobs. Crockery, cutlery, utensils and tea towels are provided.

Ground floor: 1 x 4 bed ensuite, 1 x three bed (double with bunk over), 1 x four bed family room with a bunk and two singles. First floor: 3 x twin rooms, 1 x four bedded room, 1 x eight bedded room. All bed linen is provided.

4 x showers
4 x toilets

A limited number of free car parking spaces (with a permit from the hostel required) in the access lane to the hostel. Pay and display car park in village when all spaces taken.

Other facilities
Dining Room/Lounge
Open plan with breath-taking views across the bay and seats 8. The dining area seats 24.
There is a payphone, Wi-Fi internet and a patio.
This property is suitable for children under the age of three years

YHA Port Eynon 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 Port Eynon we strive to cater for everybody. Unfortunately none of our bedrooms or bathrooms currently meets modern standards of accessibility.

We have:

  • Minimum 7 steps to enter hostel
  • Ground floor bedrooms
  • Ground floor bathrooms

For more information please download the full access statement here (98KB)

In the area

Village pub (0.75 mile). Post Office in Scurlage (1.7 miles). Sandy, blue flag beach with rock pools. Surfing, sailing, windsurfing, canoeing, fishing, walking and bird watching. Swansea (15 miles), Cardiff (56).

Hostel amenities

  • Bed linen provided
  • Cot
  • WiFi
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Water kettle
  • Kitchen utensils provided
  • Private Garden
  • Children

Things to do

  • Biking

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 Port Eynon
Old Lifeboat House,
Port Eynon,



Approaching from Severn Bridge:
Exit the M4 at J42 in Swansea.
Follow the brown and white tourist signs for Gower, then the A4118 for Port Eynon.

Approaching from Carmarthen:
Exit the M4 at J47 following signs for Gower, then South Gower.

In Port Eynon:
Follow the road down to the car park at the beach, then walk down the track signposted to the hostel.
Restricted parking is available 200 metres away free of charge with a permit from the hostel.
There's also a pay and display car park 400m from hostel.

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Stay Dates


Number Of Guests

Children 4-13 yrs
Babies 0-3 yrs

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