Cote Ghyll Holiday Park, Cottage and Mill

Osmotherley, Northallerton, North Yorkshire

YHA Youth Hostel Accommodation


Cote Ghyll Mill in North Yorkshire is a converted linen mill steeped in history, has been running as a youth hostel for over 40 years and provides affordable, modern, individual, family and group accommodation and delicious home cooked meals.

  • Cote Ghyll Mill Bedroom

En-suite Bedrooms

Sleeps 61 (including 5 roll out beds). Accommodates large groups with ease. Each room offers individual bed lights with electric & USB sockets. There are:-
4 x 2 bedded en-suite rooms
6 x 4 bedded en-suite rooms (includes 2 double beds)
4 x 6 bedded en-suite rooms (includes 2 double beds).

Bedroom Layouts

2 bedded rooms -perfect for those wanting their own privacy.
Great value family rooms – either 4 bedded or 6 bedded including a double bed.
Sharing rooms for those on a budget – male and female allocated rooms.
Extra showers and WC’s are provided on the corridor.Please note: For Family and Individual bookings, your bed is made up for you. For Group Accommodation and Exclusive Hire bookings, all bedlinen is supplied but you will need to make your own beds.

En-Suite Bathrooms

All 14 bedrooms in the Youth Hostel are en-suite and incorporate Walk in shower, washbasin, WC & hairdryer.

There are extra showers and WC’s in the corridor.


Why not try our sumptuous, buffet style full English breakfast with sausage, bacon, toast, cereal, tea & coffee – a perfect way to start the day! Alternatively if you’re making an early start we can provide you with a ‘packed breakfast’ to go.

Breakfast Menu – Available 7.30am (7.45am Hot Buffet) – 9.00am


Evening Meals

Our delicious evening meal menu offers freshly prepared, home cooked meals to suit all ages and tastes including the smaller guest who can choose from the children’s menu. We will even keep them entertained with free children’s colouring packs!

Evening Meal Menu – Served 5.30pm – 8.30pm

Sample Packed Lunch Menu – Pre order breakfast and packed lunches the evening before.

We can cater for most diets. Please specify if you have any dietary requirements on booking. If you are staying with us at the quieter times of year please check with us on booking if the café is open during your stay.

  • Cote Ghyll Mill Reception
  • Cote Ghyll Mill Lounge 2
  • Cote Ghyll Mill Lounge

Licenced Bar

Our licensed bar serves a range of local bottled ales, beers and lagers, wines, soft drinks, coffee & delicious hot chocolate together with sweets and snacks. The bar is open from 5.30pm to 9.00pm.

Bar Menu

  • Large kitchen and long dining bench

Self-Catering Kitchen

The large self-catering kitchen is equipped to cater for up to 68 people. See Essential Information for all self-catering equipment.

  • Comfortable lounge with licensed bar
  • Cote Ghyll Mill Lounge
  • Cote Ghyll Mill Lounge


Relax in our comfortable lounge with fully licensed Reception bar serving alcoholic & soft drinks, tea, coffee, sweets, snacks, maps, toys & souvenirs.

A larger range of tinned food, bread, drinks and toys available from the neighbouring caravan park shop.


  • Cote Ghyll Mill TV Room
  • Pool balls and cue

Games / TV Room

A cosy, separate TV lounge with large, flat screen TV & DVD player, a selection of toys, games, books & tourist information leaflets providing you with an place to relax after a tiring day.
Our games area offers a pool table (coin operated) and assorted games. A table tennis table is also available (to be pre-arranged).

Meeting Room

Our meeting room holds up to 30 people & is available for groups during their stay. Perfect for courses, meetings, school discos or recreational activities, it includes tables, chairs, white board and table tennis table (by arrangement). The room can be accessed by separate outside door making it also available for stand alone room hire.

  • Cote Ghyll Mill Nature Trail
  • Children playing in stream
  • Shelter building
  • Stepped waterfall

Grounds, Waterfall & Reservoir

Cote Ghyll Mill Youth Hostel is located in a beautiful area with footpaths and cycle routes from the doorstep.
School & group guests can make use of our new campfire & bushcrafts area adjacent to Cod Beck stream and the Old Mill waterfall. Youngsters can enjoy our Nature trail taking you around the Mill grounds and to Cod Beck Reservoir.

  • Exterior of converted linen mill

Our Team at Cote Ghyll

Proprietors Jon & Helen Hill pride themselves on providing exceptional customer service & excellent facilities. Jon & Helen are very hands-on and run the Mill along with Cote Ghyll’s very experienced Hostel Manager, Chris Paul, Assistant Manager Karen Hillary and the team of welcoming, approachable  staff.

  • Welcome sign for Cote Ghyll Mill
  • Cycling at Cote Ghyll

YHA Affiliated

Although family owned Cote Ghyll remains affiliated with the Youth Hostel Association (YHA). and thus benefits from the support and resources of the YHA backed up with the care and love that only private owners can give.

At a glance

  • Sleeps up to 61, suitable for large groups
  • Newly refurbished en-suite bedrooms
  • Family rooms available sleeping 6
  • All bed linen supplied
  • Cafe (serving delicious breakfast, packed lunches & evening meals)
  • Licensed bar & Comfortable lounge
  • TV/Games Room & Pool table
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry & drying room
  • Keypad secure entrance
  • Keypad secure entrance
  • Planning/meeting room
  • Secure cycle storage
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Car park for cars & coaches