History comes to life in this moated Norman castle, built as a hunting lodge for King John in 1205.

YHA St Briavels is a perfect base for exploring the Forest of Dean, Chepstow Castle, Tintern Abbey and Monmouthshire.

Eat your evening meals in the licensed restaurant, or attend one of the regular medieval banquets. Accommodation is in 4-6+ bedded rooms and facilities include self-catering kitchen, internet access/Wi-Fi, conference facilities, lounge and car parking.

What travellers think...

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Eine tolle Herberge in einer tollen Landschaft !


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Sat 12 Oct 2013

a great place to go with the family. we enjoyed the medieval banquet and playing cluedo in the castle. the tour of the castle was great, learned lots. all in all a fantastic place to spend some time.


Avatar for Jacqui


Fri 06 Sep 2013