About YHA Malham
Number of beds: 81 Classrooms Meals available
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.
- Drying room
- Wheelchair accessible
- En-suite rooms available
- Camping and cabins
- Ambulant accessible
- Communal TV
- Cycle store
- On-site shop
- Dining room
- Licensed bar
- Meals available
- Self-catering kitchen
- Car parking
- Coach parking
- Corridor zoning
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.
YHA Malham has been given the LOtC award.
Reasons to book your next group trip with YHA
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Packages available at this hostel
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.
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.
- Raft building
- Ghyll scramble
- Mountain walk
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.
- Team challenges
- Shelter building
- Guided walk
- Fire lighting
- Go create