Adhering to government guidance
For the foreseeable future, YHA Tintagel 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.
Perched on the top of a cliff with stunning views of the North Cornwall Coast, YHA Tintagel is all about location. The hostel has benefitted from recent refurbishment throughout, and now provides magnificent, well-equipped, and cosy accommodation in a desirable part of the county.
What is great about YHA Tintagel?
The hostel is a 15-minute walk from Tintagel Castle which is a beautiful site with lots of interesting history.
The hostel is situated on the coast path with the most amazing view of the North Cornwall Coast.
Great for exploring the famous village of Tintagel.
The self-catering kitchen contains a domestic sized electric cooker and two gas hobs with four rings, a microwave and two domestic sized fridges – two of which have a small freezer compartment, with a full range of kitchen utensils, crockery and cutlery is available for 22 people. Tea towels, bin bags, washing up liquid and soap are provided.
Dining room and lounge
The dining room is equipped with ample tables and chairs for 15 guests to use, as well as a log burner. The cosy lounge area is furnished with comfy sofas and armchairs for guests to relax in. The lounge also has an open fire, perfect for the winter months. 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 Tintagel includes 22 beds:
One six-bedded room. Includes 3 sets of bunk beds. With shared bathroom facilities.
Two four-bedded rooms. Includes 2 sets of bunk beds. With shared bathroom facilities.
One five-bedded room. Includes 2 sets of bunk beds and 1 single bed. With shared bathroom facilities.
One three-bedded room. Includes 1 set of bunk beds and 1 single bed. With shared bathroom facilities.
All bedlinen is provided.
There are 4 showers and 4 toilets throughout the building for guests to use. Soap is available with every sink. Toilet paper is also provided.
YHA Tintagel is located on a beautiful coastal path, with plenty of scenic walking opportunities close by.
Hire bikes in Wadebridge and cycle till your hearts content on the Camel Trail. The views are amazing too!
Visit the great village of Padstow, just under an hour away. The village consists of beautiful beaches, making it a great family day out.
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.
Tintagel is one of Britain’s most popular tourist destinations in England and Wales. From the higgledy-piggledy roof of the medieval ‘Old Post Office’ to the drama of the panorama seen from St Materiana Parish Church, the legend of Tintagel Castle and Merlin’s Cave, this corner of Cornwall is pure magic. The views are definitely something to capture in your memory too!
The area is dotted with quirky shops, cafes, tearooms, restaurants, and pubs, suited to every taste and preference. Make YHA Tintagel your chosen holiday location today.
There is parking for approximately 10 cars on site which is 10 meters away from the hostel. The road to the hostel is not suitable for large coaches.
From Tintagel village follow the B3263 to Tregatta Corner and turn right. Follow the track to a left-hand turn which takes you down to the cliff edge where you will find the hostel. If you get to the church, you have missed the turning!
YHA Tintagel welcomes dogs! Add a dog to your booking at check out and bring your four-legged friend along with you.
View our access statement here.
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.