About YHA Malham

Packages and bolt-ons available here

Amazing caves and waterfalls nearby

For well-equipped and renovated accommodation on the Pennine Way, look no further than YHA Malham. Not only does this purpose-built hostel have everything you need for a school trip or walking group, but it’s surrounded by exceptional scenery, hiking and cycling routes. Relax in our stylish lounge, or study in The Rookery classroom (it has a whiteboard, flip chart and garden view).

YHA Malham is fully licensed so you can enjoy a drink after your day in the countryside. We can also do tasty group catering for groups needing breakfast, packed lunches and evening meals. How about enjoying a picnic in our spacious garden, or booking a geography package for your school trip?

Our area is a dream come true for walking and cycling groups – we’re close to the famous Malham Cove and the Yorkshire Dales Cycle Way too. Don’t miss the spectacular scenery and giant waterfalls at Gordale Scar – it’s a must-see for geography school trips and sightseers alike. For a gentler day out, visit our surrounding beautiful dales village or a local attraction like White Scar Cave.

Facilities

  • Laundry
  • Drying room
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • En-suite rooms available
  • Camping and cabins
  • Ambulant accessible
  • Communal TV
  • Cycle store
  • Garden/grounds
  • Lounge
  • On-site shop
  • Dining room
  • Licensed bar
  • Meals available
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Car parking
  • Coach parking
  • Classrooms
  • Corridor zoning

Stay from

FULL
BOARD

£29.00

per person
per night
(exc VAT)

HALF
BOARD

£22.00

per person
per night
(exc VAT)

B & B

£18.00

per person
per night
(exc VAT)

Contact us for our full list of rates and pricing options

Learning Outside the Classroom

YHA is at the top of the class for educational visits. We have been awarded a Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC) Award at 74 of our Youth Hostels across England and Wales.

For more information about the Learning Outside the Classroom Awards, please visit the Learning Outside the Classroom website.

LOtC Awarded

YHA Malham has been given the LOtC award.

LOtC Award
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Packages available at this hostel

Geography at Malham

Geography package

Suitable for ages 7-13

Prices from

£40.50

per person per night*

(+VAT)

Learn key geographical skills

Nestled in the very heart of Malham village and only a short walk to the iconic locations of Malham Cove, Gordale Scar and Janet’s Foss, our geography package offers the opportunity for your students to learn key geographical skills, classic human and physical features, and how they have shaped not only the landscape, but the population and economy of the area as well.

Activities

  • Guided walks to Malham Cove, Gorsdale Scar and Janet’s Foss
  • Detailed work on map skills and navigation work
  • GPS trails
  • Opportunities for River Investigations (KS2)
Find out more
Discovery at Malham

Discovery package

Suitable for ages 7-13

Prices from

£40.50

per person per night*

(+VAT)

Flexible programme of fun and challenges

Designed to enable teachers to create their own stay, our Discovery package offers a flexible programme of fun, challenging and memorable experiences that can be tailored to support the educational needs of your group. Great for building team work and communication skills.

Activities

  • River studies
  • Team challenges
  • Let's Get Cooking
  • Go create
  • GPS
  • Guided walk
  • Map skills
Find out more
Multi-Activity at Malham

Multi-Activity package

Suitable for ages 8+

Prices from

£130.45

per person based on a two night stay

(+VAT)

Challenges for the brain and body

Full of challenges for the brain and body our multi-activity packages are designed to engage participants through practical PE based activity. This package offers a mixture of adventurous and on-site activities that make the most of the great outdoors and the hostel locality.

Activities

  • Guided walk
  • Archery
  • Abseiling
  • Shelter building
  • Bushcraft and fire lighting
  • Orienteering
  • Team challenges
  • Caving
  • Canoeing
Find out more

Optional Bolt-on activities at YHA Malham

Perfect for groups looking to fill free time, our bolt-on activities can easily be added on to your YHA stay.  Available as half-day and full-day options, we offer an exciting range of activities that are designed to entertain and engage pupils of all ages and abilities.

Adventure at YHA Malham

Prices from

£40

per person*

(+VAT)

Adventure bolt-on

Activities for outdoor adventurers

Packed with opportunities to try almost every outdoor activity you can think of, this bolt-on option is great for outdoor adventurers and adrenaline lovers.

Activities

  • Climbing
  • Abseiling
  • Raft building
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
  • Ghyll scramble
  • Mountain walk
Find out more
YHA bolt-on at YHA Malham

Prices from

£8

per person*

(+VAT)

YHA bolt-on

Activities delivered by trained and experienced staff

Available at all the hostels that offer YHA packages, this bolt-on offers challenging problem solving and team building activities delivered by our very own trained and experienced staff. Activities are run on hostel grounds, meaning you don’t need to travel anywhere.

Activities

  • Team challenges
  • Shelter building
  • Archery
  • Guided walk
  • Fire lighting
  • Go create
Find out more

YHA Malham

Malham, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 4DB
OS Map:98
OS Grid Ref:SD901629
Latitude:54.062513
Longitude:-2.152044
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