Exclusive Hire

Exclusive Hire of Alston Youth Hostel

Got a large group or family and want to get together or to celebrate something special?

Alston Youth Hostel is available throughout the year (including the Christmas and New Year period) for Exclusive Hire where you have sole use of the whole hostel.

With 30 beds in 7 rooms on the first floor (bedding included), dining space for up to 30 people, cosy lounge area and a well equipped self catering kitchen and drying room it is ideal for family & friends get-togethers, walking/cycling groups or for celebrations such as birthdays*, Christmas or New Year.

Ideally located only a few minutes walk from Alston town centre with 4 pubs, restaurants, chips shop and 2 supermarkets! And of course oodles of lovely countryside on your doorstep!

Exclusive Hire is usually on a self catering basis only.

Exclusive Hire Prices  for 2020-2021

A 25% deposit is required on booking with the balance payable 2 months prior to arrival. Bookings due to arrive within a month of booking will need to pay the full amount 14 days before arrival or the full amount if the arrival is within 2 weeks. 

Prices are per night and a minimum of a 2 night stay or 3 night stay for Christmas and New Year

If you book more than for 2 or more nights for 12 or less people there is a 25% discount (excluding Christmas & New Year)

1st Sept to 20th December 2020 

Mon – Thurs  £300 per night

Fri & Sat       £350 per night (arrival on Thurs or Fri only)

Sunday         £99 

Christmas and New Year (minimum of 3 Night Stay)

21st Dec 2020 to 2nd January 2021£475 per night 

3rd Jan 2021 to 28th Feb 2021

Mon – Thurs  £300

Fri & Sat       £350  (arrival on Thurs or Fri only)

Sunday         £99

1st March 2021 to 30th March 2021 

Mon – Thurs  £350

Fri – Sun       £350



Contact the hostel directly on 01434 381509 or visit the YHA Exclusive Hire website*


*Please note the hostel cannot be booked for Exclusive Hire via the YHA website for between 1st April to 1st  November. Please contact the hostel directly to enquire about availability.