YHA in Stratford-Upon-Avon

Why the YHA in Stratford-Upon-Avon is perfect for families

August 12, 2019 admin 0

It was with great trepidation that we first stayed in a YHA (Youth Hostel Association) property a couple of years ago when I thought they would be dirty, smelly and full of young travelers moving from room to room in the middle of the night or worse yet full of random murderers like on the horror films! Yet we (obviously) lived to tell the tale, loved our stay and have since stayed in various YHA […]

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Two nights glamping in Stratford-Upon-Avon with the YHA

June 4, 2018 admin 8

During the May half term my family and I were lucky enough to get the opportunity to go glamping in Stratford-Upon-Avon with the Youth Hostel Association (YHA). We have stayed with the YHA a couple of times now and really love their range of alternative accommodation that is available across the country so were excited to get the chance to try out the bell tents this time.   We chose to go glamping in Stratford-Upon-Avon […]

Giveaway – Win a nights stay in a Tipi

May 24, 2017 admin 45

We have an amazing giveaway just for you. You might remember a couple of months ago we went on a mini adventure to the Lake district and surprised the boys by staying in a Tipi, which they thought was absolutely amazing. Well, we have teamed up with the YHA England and Wales to offer you and your family (upto 4 people) a one nights stay in a tipi, so you can have your very own […]

A mini adventure with YHA

April 14, 2017 admin 2

During the Easter holidays we were lucky enough to be able to fit in a mini adventure to one of our favorite places, the Lake District, which in itself was enough to get the boys excited but what I hadn’t told them was that we would be staying in a tipi, courtesy of the Youth Hostel Association. This I was keeping a surprise until we arrived. I have always been aware of the YHA but it […]

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Would you ever stay in a youth hostel?

November 24, 2015 admin 1

The youth hostel association got in touch with me and asked if my family and I would like to review one of their youth hostels, any one we could choose. I dismissed the idea immediately, I’m not a snob by any stretch of the imagination but I had no intentions of taking my children to a grubby run down youth hostel full of all sorts of strange individuals sharing one large room.  Out of curiosity […]

Have you ever heard of YHA pop up shops?

July 7, 2015 admin 0

I have had the absolute pleasure of working with the YHA and since our working relationship started I have learnt so much about them as a charity, what they stand for and of course the accommodation they offer to the public and this week I have learnt someting new about them that I want to share with you. YHA Lost Property Charity Pop-Up Shops Following the huge success of the YHA Lost Property Charity Shop […]