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YHA Minehead

3.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Alcombe Combe, Minehead, Exmoor National Park TA24 6EW, England
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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English first
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

YHA Minehead is a real gem with the friendliest staff you could imagine. Set in a beautiful and tranquil surrounding it is the perfect place to be when exploring Exmoor national park. There are nice bridleways for walking just around the corner. (Literally, behind the house.) The breakfast is great, and the place is kept spotless by its friendly warden.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Myself and my husband and two teenage sons have just come back from a really lovely stay at Minehead Youth Hostel. Andrew, Mouse and all the volunteers do a marvellous job. The cleanliness of the place is amazing.The whole set-up is so well organized. The setting is just so peaceful, (maybe not in the am!) . I will definately be... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

I opted to stay here whilst on a business trip to the area. The hostel is situated in an idyllic location away from the town in a wooded combe, this makes it a peaceful and relaxing place to stay. Everyone takes their shoes off at the entrance and wanders around in their socks or slippers, which makes this one of... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

We've been here twice recently. Once with a group and then at Easter with the family. On both occasions the hostel was spotlessly clean and we had a great time escaping the city. We were here to explore Exmoor and though it might be near to Minehead (which actually isn't as bad as you expect!!), walking from the hostel onto... More

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penarth
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135 reviews 135 reviews
19 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

Stayed here 2 nights with a friend and our 3 kids. Unfortunately had to sleep 5 of us to a room as first night was very busy and 2nd night warden didn't let us know if room available for 2 older boys to share. Quite cramped with 1 child sleeping on mattress on floor, wouldn't want to do this for... More

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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

This hostel is in a beautiful building in a lovely location in the woods on the edge of Exmoor. We were very grateful to be put up at short notice, and enjoyed walks in the snow the day after our stay. This is clearly a hostel for people who want early nights and early starts, and this was made clear... More

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Devon
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

Our group recently booked the whole hostel for the weekend and we were very happy indeed with the facilities. Very well equipped,very well maintained, warm and comfortable, and a superb quiet location with a view through the trees down to Minehead. Access is via a no-through road which leads into about half a mile of forest track, and it is... More

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Exeter
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2012

I can't recommend this hostel enough...set in the peaceful Exmoor National Park, this quaint little country house is home to some wonderfully quirky features, my favourite being the idea of wearing no shoes indoors!! The hostel is so well kept that you can't help but take them off (next time we'll take our slippers!). And to be greeted with such... More

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

We took advantage of the how the YHA can give over whole properties to large groups of people. Last year we stayed in an excellent (atmosphere) YHA in Devon and this year 16 of us went to the Minehead one. Thanks to Andrew's care, the property is wonderfully maintained. Set in gorgeous countryside, with loads of walks to the surrounding... More

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Woking, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

This extremely well run YHA in the middle of nowhere, at the end of a half mile dirt track is highly recommended. It is very clean and you would be very well looked after by the staff - in fact there are only 2 of them. You are asked to remove your outdoor shoes before entering the hostel. Now that... More

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Address: Alcombe Combe, Minehead, Exmoor National Park TA24 6EW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Exmoor National Park > Minehead
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 16 Specialty lodging in Minehead
Hotel Class:3 star — YHA Minehead 3*
Also Known As:
YHA Minehead Somerset

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