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YHA Malham

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Malham, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 4DB, Malham, Yorkshire Dales National Park BD23 4DB, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a couple of nights in a lovely camping pod. Lovely and clean, simple carpet, couple of electrical sockets, heater and lights. 'Private feeling', sheltered patio area with nice big chairs. The showers, toilets and shared areas were clean and well kept. Cosy shared lounge with computer, tv and multiple traditional games. Great! We had breakfasts and evening meals,... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really well-kept youth hostel with extra-friendly staff! Clean rooms and bathrooms. The hostel could be quite busy due to its superb location in the Yorkshire Dales. Ideal for Three Peakers and ordinary walkers alike.

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow, the kitchen in this hostel was the best! Lots of table space, well equipped with great views out the window. Cosy TV lounge, and clean rooms even if a little small. It's in a gorgeous location right by the village and there are lots of walks from the doorstep.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Having not stayed in a YHA for many years we were intrigued to see how they have changed. At Malham the rooms are excellent with en-suite facilities and comfortable beds. Food, and even alcoholic beverages are available at reasonable rates. At £30 each for b&b we were well pleased. Friendly staff got us registered, and checked out, quickly and efficiently... More 

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Laura W, Manager at YHA Malham, responded to this review

Lovely to hear you had a great stay here at YHA Malham. YHA has put in a lot of effort in refurbishing a large number of it's hostels in recent years, check out our website for further details to plan your next YHA stay. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 via mobile

I really want to stay here next time I come down my Stairway from Heaven but Hello is it me you're looking for? Will you still love me forever on the dark desert Highway or do I need to leave like a Bat?

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Laura W, Manager at YHA Malham, responded to this review

Very musical! Meatloaf is one of my favourites :) More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

A rather ugly building in a beautiful village, but the hostel is staffed by great people; friendly and flexible. Used largely by cyclists and walkers, breakfast can be provided, but there are 2 big, well equipped kitchens, dining areas and sitting rooms, so there is enough space to do your own thing, as well as the cafes/restaurants in Malham. (The... More 

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Laura W, Manager at YHA Malham, responded to this review

Glad to hear you had a lovely stay here in Malham. The staff here always strive to ensure our customers have an enjoyable stay. Being a rural village with no supermarket the nearest place for provisions is either Settle or Gargrave, the hostel however do cater, breakfast, packed lunch and evening meals ideal for keeping you fueled on one of... More 

Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Who knew YHA was so good! Clean, the location is amazing the team so friendly, they couldn't do enough for us. An affordable way to see the world and although basic, definitely not roughing it. Thanks all I will be telling everyone they have to try it.

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Laura W, Manager at YHA Malham, responded to this review

Thanks Jennie. It's good to hear you had such a great time here at YHA Malham. We look forward to seeing you and your friends again in the future. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Convenient location, easy to find and lovely place to stay. Its a hostel so its basic but that doesn't mean it bad. Welcoming, friendly and helpful staff. Wonderful atmosphere. Hot showers, warm and clean rooms and a clean shared kitchen. i stayed in a double room with my friend instead of shared dorms, only issue is the floors are quite... More 

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Skipton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I stayed here overnight with my 9 year old daughter on 23rd December as we were planning on going walking in the beautiful Malham.The hostel was warm and clean and we were made to feel very welcome by the hostel worker Keith. We had dinner which was plentiful and very good value and breakfast was also super with a great... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I recently stayed at Malham hostel with my walking group for a weekend away. The hostel was small but modern and thankfully warm (unlike some hostels I have stayed in). I couldn't fault the staff, who were friendly and patient throughout our visit despite some rather difficult members of our group. Keith was particularly friendly and helpful. The rooms were... More 

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