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YHA Minehead

2 out of 5

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Breakfast Available
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Explore the area

    Popular LocationDunster Dolls Museum7 min drive
    Popular LocationDunster Castle12 min drive
    Popular LocationDunster Working Watermill15 min drive
    AirportTaunton (TTY-Taunton Bus Station)50 min drive

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  • Shared Dormitory, Women only

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
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  • Shared Dormitory, Men only

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
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  • Quadruple Room, Multiple Beds

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Bunk Beds
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  • Triple Room, Multiple Beds

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
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  • Room, Multiple Beds

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 Double Bed and 3 Single Beds
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  • Room, Multiple Beds

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 6
    • 3 Single Bunk Beds
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About this area


YHA Minehead is located in Minehead. Exmoor National Park and Quantock Hills reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Blenheim Gardens and Exmoor Owl & Hawk Centre.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Dunster Dolls Museum - 7 min drive
  • Blenheim Gardens - 10 min drive
  • Minehead Beach - 11 min drive
  • Dunster Castle - 12 min drive
  • Dunster Working Watermill - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Bishop's Lydeard Station - 30 min drive
  • AirportCardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.) - 149 min drive


  • Kildare Lodge - 5 min drive
  • Mullions Restaurant - 5 min drive
  • Stones - 5 min drive
  • Avenue Creamery - 5 min drive
  • Apple Tree Tea Room - 5 min drive
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About this property

YHA Minehead

Hostel with free parking, near Exmoor National Park
This smoke-free hostel features a bar/lounge, laundry facilities and free self-parking. WiFi in public areas is free. This hostel has 30 rooms. Bathrooms are shared.
YHA Minehead offers 30 forms of accommodation. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9:00 AM: GBP 6.75 for adults and GBP 3.50 for children
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Heating
  • Linens


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

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Check-in from 5 PM - 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
All common areas at this property are closed until further notice.


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: GBP 6.75 for adults and GBP 3.50 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property/stay dates)
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Property is also known as

YHA Minehead Hostel
YHA Minehead Minehead
YHA Minehead Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
YHA Minehead Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Minehead

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at YHA Minehead and receive a full refund?
Yes, YHA Minehead offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to YHA Minehead cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is YHA Minehead pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at YHA Minehead?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at YHA Minehead?
Check-in is from 5 PM - 10 PM.
What time is check-out at YHA Minehead?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is YHA Minehead located?
Situated in Minehead, this hostel is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Dunster Castle and 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Exmoor National Park. Dunster Dolls Museum and Dunster Working Watermill are also within 2 miles (3 km).
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 2 out of 6 reviews
5 - Excellent 33%
Rating 4 - Good. 3 out of 6 reviews
4 - Good 50%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 6 reviews
3 - Okay 17%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 6 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 6 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




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Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

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generall good but needs warning about car access. I grounded 3 times getting to the designated parking area & I was taking it gently.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Clean,friendly staff, well equipped, beautiful peaceful location in woods a mile from Minehead. 10/10
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2019

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Great place
Lovely place but tricky for a car to get to because it is in the middle of a forest and track is very bumpy but well worth it when you get there. Very clean can’t ask to much for 39 pounds 🤓
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2018

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Fantastic would stay again very nice clean and friendly
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2018

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