Adhering to government guidance
For the foreseeable future, YHA Slaidburn will operate on an Exclusive Hire basis only. If you are interested in staying for a purpose which you believe is within current government regulations, please contact us to discuss your requirements.
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.
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.
Formerly the Black Bull pub, King’s House (YHA Slaidburn) is one of YHA’s oldest hostels and has plenty of rural charm. A rustic home from home, it makes a comfortable base for ramblers and cyclists alike. You’ll find plenty of local shops and services nearby, and our cosy hostel sits in the centre of the village, near to an excellent pub. YHA Slaidburn has no phone signal or Wi-Fi, so its the perfect location if you want to escape from it all!
What is great about YHA Slaidburn?
One of YHA’s oldest hostels.
Situated in the Forest of Bowland.
Great for walkers and cyclists.
The well-equipped self-catering kitchen is at the end of a long corridor from the dining room. The self-catering kitchen contains two domestic cookers with four burner hobs, one domestic sized fridge and freezer, one microwave and a range of kitchen utensils, crockery, and cutlery for 30 people. Tea towels, bin bags, washing up liquid and soap are provided.
Dining room and lounge
The two adjacent dining rooms each seat 16 guests. The cosy lounge seats 12 – 15 people on comfy chairs and has an open fire, which is perfect for winter retreats.
Take the place for yourself.
For family, for friends, for running clubs, for walking groups, for hens, for stags, for you and yours.
YHA Slaidburn includes 30 beds:
One three-bedded room.
Four four-bedded rooms.
One five-bedded room.
One six-bedded room.
All bedlinen is provided.
There are washbasins in all rooms, 2 showers and 1 toilet on the upper first floor, 2 toilets and 1 shower on first floor and 3 toilets and 1 shower on ground floor. Soap is available with every sink. Toilet paper is also provided.
Explore the open moors above Slaidburn and look out for the rare and elusive Hen Harrier – the symbol of the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Get out and about on two wheels and enjoy the landscape, with lots of forest and hill trails to discover and superb views of the Stocks Reservoir.
Explore this historic landmark and take a journey through 350 million years of history, heritage and geology of the area at Clitheroe Castle Museum.
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.
The antique market town of Clitheroe is a perfect holiday destination for visitors wishing to explore Lancashire’s Forest of Bowland, one of England’s 36 Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).
From shopping to long rambles, family days out to amazing nightlife, Clitheroe always has something to offer, for all ages and abilities. Make YHA Slaidburn our chosen holiday destination today.
There is parking in the courtyard for 6 cars.
From Clitheroe take the B6478 road towards Settle. The hostel is in the centre of the village opposite the pub.
YHA Slaidburn welcomes dogs! Add a dog to your booking at check out and bring your four-legged friend along with you.
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.