YHA Thurlby is a 15th century former village forge with a lovely lawned garden and orchard. It is located in a peaceful spot in the centre of an unspoilt Lincolnshire village. The homely former forge is full of character and has both Victorian and Georgian additions to the building - perfect for history buffs!
The Fens are natural cycling country and Rutland Water, an important area for bird life, offers a great choice of watersports and walks - perfect for activity breaks and walking and cycling holidays. Visit Belvoir Castle, Burghley House and nearby market towns for a day out exploring.
YHA Thurlby has 18 beds in both dorm rooms and family rooms. En-suite rooms are also available. The dining room has seating for over 20 people and the cosy lounge has a television, plus various books and games. There is also a quiet reading area to get some peace and quiet after your day.YHA Thurlby has a good sized outdoor space for guests to enjoy.
Hire the whole place
This hostel is occasionally made available for hire on an exclusive basis. This means that you can have the place to yourself and choose how many of your friends, family, club mates, etc., join you. We allocate availability for exclusive use in blocks, typically up to 90 days in the future. If you are looking for space to stay with us 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 our dedicated website, or use our live chat service for more information.
The hostel is self catering only, but there's a good pub called the Three Horseshoes that serves tasty food in the village. The cosy self-catering kitchen contains two ovens with eight hob rings, two kettles, two small fridges, a freezer, a microwave and an extensive range of kitchen utensils, plus crockery and cutlery for more than 20 people. Our lovely dining room has room for your whole group and there's plenty of space to relax.