We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
When a group of friends wanted a base to do their first serious mountain walk from, there was only one choice, Idwal Cottage.
I've stayed here at least 5 times in the last couple of years and it encapsulates the best of YHA. It is...More
We planned a 2 day walk with this our stop off in the middle. We arranged to drop our food off after 5pm (when they reopen for the evening) on the night we travelled down. The lady on reception was really friendly and arranged for...More
Idwal hostel is nestled in between breathtaking views. The hostel itself is clean and pleasant and the hostel managers are really friendly and talkative, especially Saskia. The rooms are basic as you would expect at a hostel but well kept. The surrounding walks are amazing...More
We wanted to stay in the Snowdonia National Park and were booking only a few days before our trip during half term. The hotels in the area were charging heavily as expected but the youth hostel just outside Bethesda had a very reasonable rate for...More
One of the best experience I had. The hostel is very cozy. The couple who run the hostel are very friendly and helpful. They gave me very useful information. The location is great, surrounded by Llyn Ogwen, waterfalls and mountains. The hostel is easily accessed....More
TripAdvisor gives a Certificate of Excellence to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earn great reviews from travellers.
US$37 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Official star rating provided by VisitWales, the National Tourist Board.
Number of rooms
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, Expedia, Hotwire, Cheap Tickets, Priceline, Booking.com and Agoda so you can book your YHA Idwal Cottage reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.