YHA Stratford School Trips
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We transform young lives forever through travel and real adventure.
Because where you go changes who you become.
To show how important travel and adventure is, we’ve taken it away from someone who depends on it… and given it to children who’ve been missing out.
Why are YHA great for School Trips and Educational Visits?
There’s more to Stratford-upon-Avon than Shakespeare – theatre, history and culture, buffs of every language love this world-famous location. YHA Stratford-upon-Avon offers a superb base for groups and school trips, boasting a stylish bar and restaurant, a well-equipped meeting room and free Wi-Fi.
Work on your next play using our data projector, flipchart, and microphone and DVD equipment.
Sit back and relax in Hemmingford’s Restaurant for superb groups catering. Plus we have a superb games room and TV lounge too.
From the medieval marvel of Warwick Castle nearby, to an epic range of Shakespeare attractions, we’re the perfect choice for school trips and budding historians. Theatre lovers will find a year-round programme of classic and contemporary performances, and we’re only a couple of miles from the action. After an exciting day out, return to the hostel safe in the knowledge that a warm welcome awaits you in this stunning Georgian mansion, surrounded by three acres of grounds.
What activities are available during group visits?
Theatre Bolt-on – If you're thinking about seeing a show whilst staying at YHA Stratford-upon-Avon we can recommend a great way to make the event a little more special. Try our bespoke drama workshop delivered by the awesome folk at Dreamshed Theatre as the link all the work to Shakespeare in theBard’s hometown. Activities may include: Introduction to Shakespeare, Shakespeare Magic, Mask Making & Weird Creatures, Improvisation and Page to Stage.
What size groups do you cater for?
YHA Stratford-upon-Avon has 134 beds in 32 bedrooms, 16 with ensuites, so we are able to welcome groups of all sizes.
Do you offer on-site classroom facilities?
Is there first aid on site?
Yes, and we are also committed to ensuring we meet stringent health and safety standards - please contact us if you need any further details
Do you offer access for visitors with disabilities?
At YHA Stratford-upon-Avon we strive to cater for everybody. We have one accessible bedroom on the ground floor with an accessible en-suite bathroom. We also have step-free access into hostel and a vibrating pillow alarm.
Breaks 4 Kids Funding
Current School Trip Offer
Here at YHA we believe that every young person should have the opportunity to travel. Our Breaks for Kids fund is available to help cover the cost of a YHA school trip for children who may not necessarily be able to afford it. Please contact us for more details.
Need more inspiration?
We are bursting with ideas on places that deliver first class teaching both outside the classroom and as in-school workshops. Here are a few similar suggestions, or head to our tailor-made trip form and let us know how we can help you!