The big day

YHA Ilam Hall proved the perfect setting for the nuptials of hostellers Polly and Gareth Fate can be a wonderful …

Staying Strong

We’ve invested an amazing £30 million in our hostels over the last three years, with the aim of ensuring we …

Stamps: Making a mark

For almost 80 years, collecting stamps at hostels has been part of the YHA experience. Here we look at some …

Diary of a YHA Novice

The last time I stayed in a youth hostel was whilst backpacking in Australia in 1999. I remember the enormous …