YHA Rowen (Youth Hostels Association)

Conwy, Clwyd, United Kingdom








Due to the coronavirus pandemic our hostels are unavailable for bookings until 17th 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. 

Located 830 ft. above the Conwy Valley, you can enjoy unrivalled views of the Conwy valley, the mountains of Snowdonia National Park and the nearby Conwy estuary. This lovely spot, overlooking the pretty village of Rowen, is ideal for exploring the hills, mountains and coastline.


The self-catering kitchen is well-equipped with stoves, fridge, oven and a range of kitchen equipment, crockery and cutlery for 20 people. Tea towels are provided.


20 beds arranged in 1×2, 1×4, 1×6 and 1×8 bed rooms. All bed linen is provided.


Access is via a very steep (1:3), single file, rough road and should only be attempted in good weather by cars in good condition. If in doubt, park in the lay by at the base of the hill and walk. Parking for 6 cars or 2 mini buses.


Go into the village and past the TyGwyn pub on your right. Take the second road on the right by the brown hostel sign. Follow this steep road up the hill. The hostel is on the left at very end of the tarmac road before it turns into a track.

Dining Room/Lounge:

The dining room has an open fire and seating for 20 people. There is a small, comfortable lounge with open fire and plenty of seating.

Washroom Facilities:

There are 3 showers and 4 toilets. Please bring your own towels.


There are night storage heaters throughout the building and good mobile phone reception. Large garden area with seating, picnic table and views over the Conwy Valley. Outdoor Camp fire location situated on lower terrace (wood not provided). 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 Rowen welcomes dogs! Add a dog to your booking at check out and bring your four legged friend along with you.

At YHA Rowen we strive to cater for everybody. Unfortunately none of our bedrooms or bathrooms currently meets modern standards of accessibility.
We have:
A step up to access to hostel
Steps to some ground floor facilities
Bedrooms on the first floor
For more information please click here.



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Conwy, Clwyd, United Kingdom
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