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Ambleside, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 0QD England See on map
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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Meeting Rooms
Free Wifi
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for two nights in a pod. Whilst temperatures dipped to zero outside we were cosy inside. Clean and comfortable. Excellent kitchen ( self catering) facilities. All you would ever need. After a day walking, loved relaxing in the lounge and playing pool. Bar...More

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Response from YHA H, Front Office Manager at YHA HawksheadResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the lovely review Sam, really glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. See you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried the arctic cabin and have fallen in love with the whole YHA experience. Friendly staff, relaxed environment, and great to be almost in the outdoors! The Arctic Cabin sleeps six I think, and is only a few feet from the main building, giving...More

Thank David H
Response from YHA H, Front Office Manager at YHA HawksheadResponded 1 week ago

The relaxed, friendly atmosphere is what attracts so many of our guests (and our incredible locations) Hopefully see you here or at one of other beautifully located hostels soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a family room, in the front of the main house with spectacular views of the lakes and gardens. We had 2 sets of bunks, the room was big and spacious, and had a basin and mirror in. The hostel was lovely and...More

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Response from YHA H, Front Office Manager at YHA HawksheadResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review, it's lovely to hear that you really enjoyed your stay and found the hostel warm and cosy. We try to offer great value for money and hopefully we'll see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

welcoming, practical(well equipped), clean, beautiful location, views of the lake with mist rising in the morning really special, lovely lawn for small people to explore and play hide and seek.endless adventures to be had in the area

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Response from YHA H, Front Office Manager at YHA HawksheadResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review hopefully we'll see you gain for more wonderful adventures.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in the outside cabin for 3 nights in Autumn. The accommodation was wonderful and cosy, despite cold temperatures outside. The staff were extremely helpful and the communal arrangements were well organised. The grounds were great for children with lots of places to explore. My...More

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Response from YHA H, Front Office Manager at YHA HawksheadResponded 1 week ago

Glad you enjoyed your stay in the cabin, it's one of our most popular types of accommodation. Even on cold nights, once you've turned on the heater, it's very cosy. Hopefully we'll see you and your kids back here again soon.

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
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US$ 18 - US$ 116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 18 - US$ 116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Prashant S
3 June 2018|
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Response from YHA H | Property representative |
Every conventional hostel room (dormitory and private) have sinks in them. 2 of our Courtyard rooms are En-suite (these will be clearly stated on the website), all other rooms have shared toilet and shower facilities. All... More
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Emma K
11 October 2017|
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Response from YHA H | Property representative |
Hi Emma, We do have Wi-Fi available but this is currently only in the courtyard building (self catering kitchen & classrooms).
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EmmaBxox
13 June 2017|
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Response from Luvy C | Reviewed this property |
I'm on EE and had a full signal
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Room Tips
"Courtyard room was quiet & En-Suite"
KazM54
4 weeks ago
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"As I said, our Courtyard Room 3 meant we did get disturbed a little by the noise from upstairs"
GeoffandClare007
20 Sep 2018
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"Research what is available based on your stay."
nataliewD8809AM
13 Jun 2018
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"Stay in a camping pod!"
caseyjones1236
31 Oct 2017
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