YHA Medway (Youth Hostels Association)

Gillingham, Kent, United Kingdom








Due to the coronavirus pandemic our hostels are unavailable for bookings until 31st July 2020. If you are able to donate to support YHA’s charitable work at this difficult time, we’d be very grateful. Support YHA

We are offering our hostels to the NHS, homeless organisations and public sector services. For support please email [email protected]

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

Formerly a traditional oast house, this venue has been fully renovated to provide modern, comfortable accommodation. Capstone Country Park, opposite, offers plenty of outdoor entertainment.


The kitchen is fully equipped with 3 electric hobs, 2 cookers, 2 fridges, a small freezer and ample crockery and cutlery. Tea towels, cloths & washing up liquid are provided. Catering Options are also available – please contact the hostel for further information.


52 beds. All bed linen is provided.


Parking for 20-25 cars.


Exit the M2 at J4 signposted A278 to Gillingham. 
Turn left at the first roundabout and follow signs to Capstone Country Park and the Ski Centre. 
Turn right at the next roundabout, follow Pear Tree Lane, straight on, at the fourth mini roundabout turn left, hostel is 500m on the left.

Dining Room/Lounge:

The two dining rooms seat up to 40 people with access to the patio. We have extra tables and chairs available if needed, if the party is more than 40 people. The lounge, which has soft seating for 12, has a TV and DVD player and games.

Washroom Facilities:

There are 6 showers and 7 toilets. Most rooms have a washbasin. Please bring your own towels. Access and adapted toilets & shower for people with disabilities.


There is a payphone, central heating and a garden. This property is suitable for children under the age of three years.

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! 

To get your £30 off discount code, simply log in to YHA.org.uk and go to the Member Benefits tab.


YHA Medway welcomes dogs! Add a dog to your booking at check out and bring your four legged friend along with you.


At YHA Medway we strive to cater for everybody. Unfortunately none of our bedrooms meets modern standards of accessibility.
We have:
Step free access into hostel
Ground floor bedroom
For more information please download the full access statement here.


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Gillingham, Kent, United Kingdom
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