Located on the quay-side, beside the river Tweed, the building has a unique lean - think the Leaning Tower of Pisa but on our own shores! So, whether you’re a walker, cyclist, beachcomber, culture vulture or just looking to get away from it all on a relaxing weekend break, look no further than YHA Berwick. Art lovers can follow the Lowry trail which visits some of the sites immortalised in Lowry's paintings.
Want to take a trip further afield? The historic streets of Edinburgh are 56 miles away. This World Heritage Site is bursting at the seams with history, stunning architecture and amazing views. Whilst there you can visit the medieval castle, beautiful gardens, great shops and fantastic cafés and restaurants.
If you don’t fancy crossing the border, why not travel south to Newcastle-upon-Tyne (63 miles away). A city united by seven bridges, Newcastle is famous for its vibrant culture, nightlife, galleries and miles of stunning coast line – a city not to be missed.
FREE WI-FI available in communal areas for guests!
YHA Berwick boasts fabulous original features combined with a modern budget accommodation experience. Ideal for cheap UK coastal breaks or as a base for activity and family holidays in Northumberland, the Youth Hostel has 55 beds across 13 bedrooms, all with en-suite facilities, some of which are private and family rooms, a trendy café/bistro and is situated in a perfect location, close to the historic town centre of Berwick-upon-Tweed. The Granary Bistro is a great venue which hosts open mic nights, comedy clubs and live music events, all in the heart of Berwick. Check the What's On tab for a list of upcoming events at the Granary Bistro.
If the bistro is looking busy, there is extra seating on the mezzanine level and some comfortable seating in the lounge which is perfect for relaxing.
The Granary even has its very own art gallery so if you fancy soaking up some culture during your break, take a look at some of the exhibits on offer, from international artists as well as locals.
Boasting the "Best Breakfast in the Network", YHA Berwick offers a hot and cold buffet breakfast to set you up for the day, served from 7.30 - 11.00am. Breakfast is now available at 10% off - ONLY WHEN PRE-BOOKED (in-hostel price: £5.25). Simply add it to your basket at check out to save!
We can provide a packed lunch including a freshly prepared sandwich, a delicious cake, cereal bar, a bottle of mineral water, a packet of crisps and a piece of fresh fruit. Eat in the hostel or take your packed lunch with you to enjoy during your day of exploring.
Granary Bistro Café
YHA Berwick has a café which is open to the public as well as to guests all year round. A cooked breakfast is served from 7.20 - 11am then from 12-4pm the cafe menu is served which features delicious sandwiches, snacks and meals. From 4pm drinks snacks and cakes are available before the Supper Club menu is served up at 7pm.
Once you've soaked up all the culture you can manage, relax with a delicious home cooked meal in the licensed Granary Bistro.
This hostel offers the YHA Supper Club menu. This is a three course meal served at a set time and sold at a set price. Guests in the Youth Hostel will have the opportunity to all sit around the table together and share stories with their fellow travellers - this is the authentic hostelling experience! Supper Club is served at 7pm. Supper Club is open to the public as well as guests so if you fancy dining with us in this unique way, get in touch to book a place at the table.
Kids Eat Free
One free children's meal is avaialable per adult main meal from the main menu when purchased at the same time. This offer is not available on breakfast.
YHA Berwick has a license and so alcohol can be served in the hostel.
YHA Berwick's spacious self-catering kitchen is more than adequately equipped with three sets of four hobs, three fridges, three freezers, ample storage and plenty of pots and pans for you to cook up a storm.
Full board catering options are available for groups.