Best St. Ives hostels

Top tips for finding the perfect St. Ives hostel

  • A popular St. Ives’ hostel is the Cohort Hostel. This hostel is located in the centre of St. Ives and, therefore, is in close proximity to many shops and restaurants. Cohort Hostel also has a restaurant and bar that offers guests a variety of food and drinks to choose from. Furthermore, the hostel provides the option of complimentary tea and coffee every morning before 10:00AM. It also has a TV/movie room and a full-size kitchen and dining room for your convenience. The hostel can accommodate single travellers, couples and groups. You can access both private and communal bathrooms, depending on which type of room you rent.
  • A recommended hostel for a solo traveller is Yha Lands End Hostel. This hostel is located close St. Ives, approximately a 40min drive by car from the town, or 1 hour with public transport. This hostel is also close to the beach, as it is within walking distance to three beaches. The hostel offers different room types, either double or single rooms. This hostel would suit the single traveller on a budget, as a night’s stay is very affordable. If you are looking to get the best value for money, it is best to book a St. Ives hostel well in advance and not on the weekend.
  • If you are looking for a hostel that is close to St. Ives hostel for a group of people, YHA Penzance is the perfect place to stay at. This hostel is 30mins away from St.Ives and 1h away with public transport. The hostel offers many different room types. These room types are single-gender dorms, private rooms and cabins and campsites. The hostel has over 100 beds, so catering for large groups is easy for this hostel. The hostel also has a popular restaurant on site, which serves meals at breakfast, lunch and dinner. The hostel also has a number of amenities, including BBQ facilities, a games room, laundry and drying room, a large garden area, and a large self-catering kitchen and dining room. If you arrive at the hostel in a car, there is parking available at the YHA Penzance.

Where to stay in St. Ives?

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