We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
31/12/2017 01/01/2018
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Bear's Den Hostel

    18393 Blueridge Mountain Rd, Bluemont, VA 20135-1817
    Lowest prices for your stay
    31/12/2017 01/01/2018
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in BluemontSee available hotels in Bluemont
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Write a ReviewReviews (15)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year

    1 - 5 of 15 reviews

    Reviewed 20 July 2017

    Situated in the middle of a section of the Appalachian Trail known as the Roller Coaster or "Devil's Roller Coaster"; Bear's Den Hostel is a welcome break from the drudgery of pack-backing the AT. The owner runs a tight ship and the staff is welcoming...More

    Thank Leonard S
    Reviewed 29 June 2017

    Negatives were lots of people sharing one shower/bathroom, shared TV was in the bunkroom (shared laptop was in other bunk area), access times for washer/dryer were tight. Positives were great place, great location, friendly staff, great hiker food deal, adequate short-term resupply, access to internet/TV,...More

    Thank Ferrell M
    Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

    My husband and I were section hiking the AT last week from Harper's Ferry to Waynesboro, Virginia. We hiked in from Harper's Ferry, stayed at the shelter en route and got hiking the next day. The Bear's Den sits in the section of the trail...More

    Thank Bcarter143
    Reviewed 2 January 2017

    I stayed overnight at the Bear's Den while hiking the Appalachian Trail in West Virginia and northern Virginia. It serves as a perfect halfway point on the AT between Harper's Ferry and Shenandoah National Park; one could easily hike from Harper's Ferry, stay at Bear's...More

    1  Thank Jeff K
    Reviewed 9 September 2016

    I stayed here for a night on my long distance Appalachian Trail backpacking trip. Very clean hostel, affordable and friendly family that runs the place. The location is conveniently located right off the trail. Its a very unique place to stay and I highly recommend...More

    1  Thank jmccoy2008
    Hampton Inn & Suites Charles Town
    831 reviews
    #1 of 6 hotels in Charles Town
    21 km
    Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Winchester
    991 reviews
    #1 of 25 hotels in Winchester
    29.6 km
    The George Washington A Wyndham Grand Hotel
    1,985 reviews
    #2 of 25 hotels in Winchester
    28.1 km
    Hampton Inn Front Royal
    894 reviews
    #1 of 10 hotels in Front Royal
    34.1 km
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Virginia >
    • Loudoun County >
    • Bluemont
    Nearby Restaurants
    Pine Grove Restaurant
    22 reviews
    1.28 km away
    Tammy's Diner
    41 reviews
    7.59 km away
    HorseShoe Curve
    17 reviews
    1.02 km away
    Savoir Fare
    29 reviews
    7.56 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Bluemont Vineyard
    170 reviews
    2.04 km away
    Bogati Winery
    29 reviews
    5.84 km away
    Dirt Farm Brewing
    72 reviews
    1.83 km away
    Veramar Vineyard
    67 reviews
    5.49 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Bear's Den Hostel staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Room Tips
    "Its a hostel so if you want privacy; bring a tent like I did."
    Read review
    "Choose a bunk not in the TV room."
    Read review
    "not a hotel - a hostel and place to hike"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing