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Excellent room-only guest house at competitive prices


Affordable self-catering guest house in Aberystwyh

Special price for SEPTEMBER- please phone for more detail.Welcome to Maes-y-Moroccomfortable, affordable self-catering accommodation for holidays in Wales.

We are a three-star hostel in the picturesque seaside town of Aberystwyth, Mid Wales, offering cheap accommodation to couples, families and friends as well as single travellers.

Although our rooms are very affordable, they are clean and comfortable with good quality beds and furniture, providing the ideal base for exploring Aberystwyth as well as both the North Wales and South Wales areas.

Our guests, pleasantly surprised by the quality of our cheap hostel accommodation, often comment that our rooms are of equivalent quality to guest house rooms. Many clients are so satisfied with their stay that they return to us time and time again.

Guests stay with us on a room only basis, although there is a large kitchen-diner with fridge/freezer, hob oven, toaster and microwave for guests to share.

There is a 24-hour convenience store within minutes of the hostel, and a selection of supermarkets in the town, so guests can prepare and enjoy their own food during their stay.

Our superb, central location means we are an ideal choice for anyone looking for cheap rooms in Mid Wales. There are a wealth of fun activities for families, couples and friends in the area, as well as a huge range of scenic walks, so our hostel is a favourite among keen walkers and cyclists on the Wales coastal path.

Our cheap rooms are also an ideal solution for parents when visiting students at Aberystwyth University, as well as former students when visiting the town.

We also have a newly refurbished one-bedroom apartment available to rent on a nightly or weekly basis. The apartment is suitable for a couple or single traveller, and has a double bedroom, kitchen, lounge and bathroom. The apartment shares a car park with Maes-y-Môr and is nearby, meaning it is also a convenient self-catering accommodation choice for people visiting Aberystwyth.

Mererid Jones has run Maes-y-Môr for more than 12 years, during which time she has welcomed hundreds of guests to her hostel. She has lived in Aberystwyth all her life, and is passionate about helping people enjoy their holidays in Wales and all the Mid Wales area has to offer.looking for quality, comfortable but cheap accommodation at one of the best hostels in Wales, Maes-y-Môr is the ideal self-catering accommodation choice for you.

We also have apartments on the seafront and a 4* boutique house on Bath Street, Pleae call for details or give us an email enquiring about the accomodation we offer.

Our rooms

All our rooms have colour flat screen televisions with digital Freeview, as well as tea, coffee and hot chocolate making facilities with biscuits, tissues, soap, towels and all bed linen.

Family Twin Double Single
Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2013 Visit Wales 3* Hostel Facebook Visit Mid Wales

Please note we only advertise a percentage of our rooms online. We withhold a number of rooms for telephone and email bookings.

  • Excellent accommodation
  • Our bedrooms are decorated and furnished to the highest standard. 
  • Free WiFi in all rooms.
  • We're rating 3 star by the Welsh Tourist Board.
  • Towels and toilitries provided.
  • Other Luxury accomodation avaliable, call or email for details.
  • Self catering so no set meal times.
  • TVs provided.
  • Car Parking and a Bike shed.

Explore Mid Wales

There's loads of attractions around Mid Wales and our self-catering accommodation is ideally located for exploring all the gems it has to offer. If you need advice on where to visit we'd be happy to help out.