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32 Tegid Street
LL23 7EL

Contact Details

Tel: 01678 521700


Prices are BRING YOUR OWN LINEN, or hire a Liner for £3, in all Hostel Beds. We still provide the Quilt/Blanket, 2 Pillows and Mattress which must be covered by you.

For Outdoor Adventures within the Snowdonia National Park, Bala Backpackers is Hostel-Style Good-Value Self-Catering Accommodation offering 32 Comfy SINGLE BEDS, 3 Private TWIN ROOMS and a Double Holiday-Let, in 1800’s Character Buildings, located in a quiet, sunny chapel square, in the bustling market town of Bala, Mid North Wales

It is clean, safe and nice for the price with a careful, old, arty, homely atmosphere, with hints of Luxury, now called Posh-Packing! There are 4-Star Showers, Bedrooms, Wet-Room, Dining Facilities & Guest Kitchen. Catering is available by arrangement.

Bala boasts a five-mile-long Lake, a white-water River, ever popular for Raft Rides, and nestles beneath three 900metre Peaks. The Lake-side, River and Leisure pursuits are 5 mins walk away. Plan your activities or just soak up the atmosphere (not literally!), by day or evening, in Town.

Bala is superb for Sailing, Canoeing, Kayaking, Cycling, Hill-Walking, Fishing, Golf, Wild-Life, Geology, Artists, Music and is rich in Welsh Culture. For further information visit:


GR 926 358. Bala is on A494, in mid North Wales. Turn in the middle of Bala High Street, opposite the White Lion Royal Hotel, down Tegid Street to see HOSTEL sign. Loa/Unload outside Hostel, but park round corner, behind Somerfield, in the large, empty and free overnight pay and display, one minute walk away.

£13.00 to £21.00 per person per night£42.00 to £59.00 per room per night

  • Building of historical interest
  • American Express accepted
  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
  • Cycles for hire
  • Fishing
  • Golf available (onsite or nearby)
  • Pony trekking/horse-riding
  • Shooting
  • Water sports onsite
  • Leisure club (onsite or nearby)