YHA Swanage (Youth Hostels Association)

Swanage, Dorset, 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.


Self-catering kitchen. The kitchen contains 3 electric cookers with oven, grill and 4 electric induction rings, microwaves, fridges, freezer, toasters, utensils, crockery and cutlery. Tea towels and detergent are provided. Please use the extractor fans. 


44 beds across 14 bedrooms. All bed linen is provided. Cots available, please bring your own cot bedding.


Car park at the rear of the building.


From the town centre: Turn up Stafford Road by the White Swan pub. YHA Swanage is at the top of the hill on the right. The car park is up St Vasts Rd.

Dining Room/Lounge:

The dining rooms boasts ample space to seat 44. Two high chairs are available. The lounge is an elegant, oak panelled room with sofas, chairs and a television with DVD player. Wif-Fi is available at this property which is free of charge for guests to use.


There are 11 showers and 12 toilets. Please bring your own towels.


There is a steep shrubbery but no play area. Centrally heated throughout. 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 Swanage welcomes dogs! Add a dog to your booking at check out and bring your four legged friend along with you.

One 3-bedded en suite (single bed & Bunk) with step free access and a wet room style bathroom. This is our most accessible bedroom.
We have:
19 steps from the car park to the entrance
Two steps into the main entrance
1 ground floor bedrooms
For more information please download the full access statement here.



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Swanage, Dorset, United Kingdom
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