YHA Brighton

Old Steine, Brighton, Brighton and Hove, BN1 1NH


With 24 hour access and the seafront minutes away, YHA Brighton is perfect for exploring this exciting and vibrant city. Boasting gorgeous décor and plenty of Regency glamour, the hostel has space for 180 people. Groups can relax in our colourful café and bar, or take advantage of two meeting spaces. Free Wi-Fi is even available in bedrooms too.

As well as a comfortable lounge, YHA Brighton can provide meeting room facilities like a projector and speakers for school trips and groups. There’s a fully licensed bar – perfect for starting off an evening in the city – and group catering is available for breakfast, packed lunch and dinner. Plus, plan your trip with peace of mind, safe in the knowledge that we have staff on duty at all times, ID checks, CCTV and other measures in place to ensure you enjoy a safe stay.

Brighton needs no introduction, whether you’re visiting the seaside pier just outside or exploring the city’s attractions, groups will love this quirky location. Field trips can visit the magnificent Royal Pavilion, SEA LIFE Brighton, or the Brighton Museum and Art Gallery.  We’re also an ideal location for partying; with the city’s iconic nightlife, entertainment, and shopping on the doorstep.

Why Groups love YHA Brighton

Great location with sea views

"Excellent" - 92%

Customer satisfaction based on 397 scores

Bed and breakfast, per person, per night* (ex VAT)
Number of beds: 181

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.

Find out more about Learning Outside the Classroom.

LOtC Awarded

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Packages available at YHA Brighton

YHA Brighton does not currently offer packages.

Bolt-ons available at YHA Brighton

Adventure bolt-on

Girls at archery range with bow and arrows

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.


  • Archery
  • Canoeing
  • Climbing
  • Dinghy sailing
  • Kayaking
  • Paddleboarding
  • Windsurfing

Prices from


Per person* (ex VAT)

YHA Brighton does not currently offer bolt-ons.

Personal service

Smaller venues offering a personable service.

Self-led options

Amazing bases for self-led options

Organised packages

Organised residential packages available 

Flexible approach

Totally flexible approach to your residential


A genuine sense of place and location

Experiential learning

Experiential learning opportunities

LOtC accredited sites

70+ LOtC accredited sites

Teachers participation

Teachers encouraged to participate in all activities, helping to enhance teacher-pupil relations



  • Free Wi-Fi in bedrooms
  • Free Wi-Fi in communal areas
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • En-suite rooms available
  • 24 hour reception
  • Ambulant accessible
  • Board games
  • Cycle store


  • Nearby parking

Food & drink:

  • Dining room
  • Licensed bar
  • Meals available
  • On-site café
  • Self-catering kitchen

Teaching facilities:

  • Classroom(s)
  • Meeting Rooms & Corporate Hire

How to get here

Old Steine, Brighton, Brighton and Hove, BN1 1NH

By car and by coach:
From the A23 London Road, head south toward Francis Street. Continue on to the A270 and take Whitecross Street, Sydney Street and Kensington Street to North Road. Drive to Old Steine and keep right before turning right onto Grand Parade and then take a slight left onto Old Steine.

OS Map: 122
OS Grid Ref: TQ3125503953
Latitude: 50.820505
Longitude: -0.138106
YHA Brighton