The Saudi Arabian Youth Hostels Association is an association of public benefit and has no political or commercial nature and is the only body responsible for the youth hostels movement in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia by virtue of its membership in the International Federation of Youth Hostels (since 1982 AD 1402 AH) and the Arab Federation of Youth Hostels Associations ( Founding member since 1975 AD (1395), through its regulations issued to organize its responsibilities within the limits of general trends approved by the competent authorities
The association aims to develop and support Youth Hostels Movement in the Kingdom and to develop knowledge among youth in all cities of the kingdom. It also encourages them to tour and travel everywhere in order to increase their knowledge in regard to their country, Arab, Islamic and the friendly countries. The kingdom's youth hostels are considered to be illuminating centres in the community as they contribute greatly to the service and development of society through the implementation of their programs and activities and through participating in public service programs as well as environmental service projects. This is always done through its cooperation with many institutions, bodies and community organizations for the benefit of everyone.
SAYHA is supervised by :
His Royal Highness Prince Nawaf Bin Faisal Bin Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz
Vice General President of Youth Welfare, and Vice President of SAYHA
His Excellence Mr. Mohammad Bin Abdullah AlKharboush
Deputy General President of Youth Affairs and Board Member
Address : Riyadh, North of Al-Muraba'a, Al-Namouthajia District, Al-Shehab Ghassani Street - West of King Fahd Road, Opposite Passport Building.
B.O. Box: 2359 Riyadh 11451
Tel : 4055551- 01
Fax : 4021079 -01