The Best Accommodation Award 2023 recognises excellence in youth and student accommodation in the UK and is suitable for hostels, halls of residence, student accommodation and more

Shown below in alphabetical order are the finalists in the Best Accommodation category. The winners will be announced on 22nd November in London. Find out more and book your tickets now for an unforgettable evening that promises to celebrate the very best of the British youth, student and educational travel industry


Established in 1973, AES boasts a wealth of experience in organising long-term and short-term accommodation, internship placements and customised educational, professional, alumni and sports tours, focusing on London, the UK and Europe. AES offers a variety of services; from academic and logistical support for semester and short-term programmes to accommodation and study centre venues.


Part of a world-renowned university, our vision is to encourage learning, collaboration & excellence by offering diverse & well-resourced spaces. We do this by opening our student halls as guest accommodation each summer. Our 4* rated accommodation offers single, twin and double bedrooms in London. Plus, groups have access to a range of teaching spaces, catering options & leisure facilities meaning that we’re ideally placed to host summer schools & other educational programmes.


St Christopher’s Inns run award-winning youth hostels in 11 cities across Europe. You’ll find us in London, Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Vienna, Bruges, Edinburgh, Bath and Newquay. All of our sites are centrally located with easy access to public transport and local attractions. Our hostels are all about great value for money, and safe and secure fun for every traveller.

YHA (England & Wales) is a leading youth charity with a 93-year history of making travel and adventure accessible to all, especially young people. Operating more than 140 locations throughout England and Wales, YHA offers a unique range of affordable accommodation including youth hostels, camping and cabins in rural, coastal and city locations.


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