The duty of care we have to our guests, beneficiaries, staff and partners compels us to progress and open our hostels with caution and careful consideration in the best interests of the charity and those it serves.
For the foreseeable future, YHA Perranporth will operate on an Exclusive Hire basis only, with contact-free check in.
To find out more about our COVID-19 secure enhanced health and safety measures, please read our FAQs.
Please note: All prices are based on hiring the whole place per night.
Freshly refurbished for 2018, YHA Perranporth is a small and friendly Cornish hostel, situated in a stunning cliff-top position, with spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean and two and a half miles of sandy beach. So, if surfing, body boarding, kayaking or coasteering are your thing, or if you love strolling along the beach or the South West Coast Path, YHA Perranporth offers the perfect getaway.
What is great about YHA Perranporth?
Location, location, location!
Recently refurbished for 2018.
Amazing views of the beach and the Atlantic.
The hostel includes a freshly fitted, well-equipped kitchen. There are two cookers, eight hobs, one microwave, two kettles, one toaster, one larder fridge, one small freezer and plenty of kitchen utensils, crockery, and cutlery for guests to use during their stay. Tea towels, bin bags, washing up liquid and soap are provided.
Dining room and lounge
The bright and spacious dining room and lounge seats 24 people. Make sure to check out the vibrant mural on the wall- it is definitely a crowd pleaser. Highchairs are also available.
Take the place for yourself.
For family, for friends, for running clubs, for walking groups, for hens, for stags, for you and yours.
YHA Perranporth includes 25 beds:
Two eight-bedded rooms. Includes 4 sets of bunk beds. With sink and shared bathroom facilities.
One two-bedded room. Includes 1 set of bunk beds. With shared bathroom facilities.
One three-bedded room. Includes 1 set of bunk beds and 1 trunkle bed. With shared bathroom facilities.
One four-bedded room with en-suite and kitchenette. Includes 1 double bed with single bunk over and 1 trunkle bed.
All bedlinen is provided.
There are 4 showers and 4 toilets throughout the hostel for guests to use. Soap is available with every sink. Toilet paper is also provided.
Try a 4-mile section of the stunning walk from Perranporth to St Agnes, discovering the industrial and geological heritage of the area. This walk is suitable for all abilities.
Dive into a magical 3D underwater world and be transported below the ocean’s surface to watch and learn about some fascinating creatures at the Blue Reef Aquarium.
YHA Perranporth is just ten minutes from Perranporth beach, one of the most excellent surfing and body boarding locations in Cornwall. Surfs up!
Need to know
Check-in and Check-out times
On the day of arrival, the Hostel is available from 4.00pm. On the day of departure you are asked to vacate by 10am
With the beach stretching for miles, the waves splashing at your feet and the sand between your toes, a holiday in Perranporth brings the sun, sea, and sand to you. Perranporth has a top surfing culture. Perranporth beach makes the perfect spot to learn the ropes or to see how the experts do it. Take a ramble along the Southwest Coast Path which stretches almost completely across the dramatic coastline. There are plenty of quirky cafes, pubs, and restaurants to choose from, in case you get a little peckish. Make YHA Perranporth your chosen holiday location today.
There is no parking at the hostel, although you may unload your luggage at the gates. There is a large car park 150 yards away.
From the town centre take the B3285 south west, turn right into Tywarnhale Road. YHA Perranporth is beyond the locked gate on coastal footpath. There is no vehicular access, except for loading and unloading.
YHA Perranporth welcomes dogs! Add a dog to your booking at check out and bring your four-legged friend along with you.
At YHA Perranporth we strive to cater for everybody. Unfortunately, none of our bedrooms or bathrooms meets modern accessibility standards. We have:
- Raised threshold and three steps down into hostel
- Ground floor rooms
View our access statement here.
Adhering to Government guidance
It is your responsibility to ensure you are aware of the current Government guidance on gatherings in self-catering accommodation. In making a booking with YHA (England & Wales) you are agreeing to adhere to the relevant Government guidance that will apply at the time of your stay. Please bear in mind that the guidance may be different in England and Wales.
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. Please note that YHA membership discount is only available when you book direct through YHA.