Hostelling International Northern Ireland (HINI) is the Youth Hostel Association of Northern Ireland (YHANI), a non -profit organisation founded in 1931.  It is one of the founder members of Hostelling International the largest youth organisation in the world, with 4,000 youth hostels in 90 countries, and providing high standard accommodation to suit world travellers. 

We operate three budget youth hostels across Northern Ireland: in Belfast, Bushmills and White Park Bay and we also have an affiliated hostel in the City of Armagh.

Membership of HINI is your passport to all youth hostels within this network and entitles you to thousands of benefits and discounted overnight stays. Our hostels comply with Hostelling International’s brand standards, assuring travellers get clean, safe, comfortable and affordable accommodation with a friendly welcome.

As an organisation HINI aims to give people of all ages from all over the world, especially those of limited means, the opportunity to experience, appreciate and gain a wider understanding of Northern Ireland, by providing affordable accommodation for them on their travels.

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