YHA Lee Valley HostelYouth hostel

A fun place to stay

Lee valley hostel is split over six wooden lodge style buildings. They offer perfect accommodation if you want a great mix of city sightseeing and activities. They are situated in the Lee Valley Regional Park. There is plenty of open green spaces to explore as well as taking part in water sports. Lee Valley Hostel is a twenty minute train journey from central London and is in easy reach of the capital. The area is perfect for sightseeing and excursions to complement all of your activities.

The hostel

YHA London Lee Valley is a 118 bed Youth Hostel. The accommodation is split up into five wooden lodges and comprises of 30 rooms in total. There is an eight bedded room, a six bedded room, a twin, two rooms with a double bed and a single above (in the style of a bunk bed) and either a three or four bedded room in each lodge. Lodges 1, 2 and 3 contain six rooms with 24 beds (there is a four bedded room in each) and Lodges 4 and 5 contain six rooms with 23 beds (there is a three bedded room in each). The larger eight and six bedded rooms can be either private rooms or dormitory rooms and the smaller rooms can also be used as private rooms. All of the rooms here are en-suite with a shower, toilet and sink in the bathroom. The larger rooms have a separate shower room and toilet and sink room. Each lodge has a disabled toilet on the ground floor. All of the lodges have a small lounge/dining area/kitchenette which can cater for smaller numbers.

Main building and dining

There is a large catered kitchen and dining area in the main building. Also, in the main building there is the reception area which doubles up as a tea shop during the day. The hostel has a large dining room which is located at the back of the building and can seat up to 110 people. Look out for our new wall murals and prepare to be inspired. From here there is access to the back of the hostel where our extensive grounds can be found.

Conference rooms

YHA London Lee Valley also has four conference rooms, all of which are different sizes. They vary from seating 10 people boardroom style to up to 100 people theatre style. The main building also contains a games room, library, TV lounge and a laundry room with two washing machines and a tumble dryer. There is also a cycle store which can be accessed from inside the hostel.


The grounds at the hostel surround the six buildings with plenty of grassy areas and picnic benches to soak up the sunshine. YHA London Lee Valley is a fantastic location if you want to be near a city but far enough away to still enjoy the rural landscape of Lee Valley. Look out for the wall murals and prepare to be inspired. 

Hire the whole place

The lodges at YHA London Lee Valley are occasionally made available for hire on an exclusive basis. You can choose from Lodge 3 or Lodge 4. This means that you can have a lodge to yourself and choose how many of your friends, family, club mates, etc join you. They allocate availability for exclusive use in blocks, typically up to 90 days in the future. If you are looking for space to stay on a normal shared basis and can’t see any availability three months or more into the future, then this hostel may be being held for Exclusive Hire. You can check availability for Exclusive Hire on their dedicated website.

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    • Budget Price
    • Free Parking
    • Family Rooms
    • Free Cancellation
    • Twin Beds
    • Double Beds
    • Disabled Access