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  • Excellent39%
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  • Average9%
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  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Stunning Location, Staff and bar service excellent. Great prices very reasonable and competative. Rooms clean and comfortable for £13 a night fabulous value. Breakfast was disappointing, Scrambled egg was solid had been sat to long. No other Egg option? Toast hard under heat lamp. Self...More

Thank Tonia N
Response from keswickmanager, Front Office Manager at YHA KeswickResponded 7 January 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review your stay Tonia, we're very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that our lovely staff made you feel at home. It's great to hear that you made the most of our central location and that...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is a lovely hostel. The facilities are great and the location is excellent. We had a private family room with an en suite shower room. All was spotless. Staff were friendly and engaging. Keswick town centre is easily accessible, but so is Derwent Water,...More

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Response from keswickmanager, Front Office Manager at YHA KeswickResponded 7 January 2018

What a lovely review! It's great to hear that the team made you feel at home and that you and the family had such a good time in the Lakes, making the most of our newly refurbished hostel. We can't wait to welcome you back!

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

The worst dining tables you could have. Your legs hit the bar underneath and then you your drinks spill. Poor design. Food was ok but you need bigger portions. Very small amount of after you been on the mountains. Good choice of drinks in bar....More

Thank daleandbarney
Response from keswickmanager, Front Office Manager at YHA KeswickResponded 2 January 2018

Thank you for the feedback. We're saddened to hear that you didn't like our refurbished bar and dining room, we have had a lot of positive reviews of the new social spaces. It is good to hear you enjoyed the food and the wide range...More

Reviewed 29 December 2017

Stayed here with my family for a short break in the lakes. The newly refurbished hostel is clean and comfortable with good beds. The staff were helpful with easy check-in. We had the hostel breakfast which was delicious. On the negative side, the shower on...More

Thank alvin f
Response from keswickmanager, Front Office Manager at YHA KeswickResponded 2 January 2018

Thank you for your review Alvin. We apologise for the problems with the shower in your room. We do regularly check and clean out the shower drains but the leaking turned out to be a more complicated issue that we had to call someone out...More

Reviewed 20 December 2017

The hostel is in immaculate condition and the rooms and beds are very comfortable. Also, a bonus, the views were great. I never used the eating facilities on this occasion but they looked very good. The place has been majorly overhauled since the unfortunate flooding...More

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Response from keswickmanager, Front Office Manager at YHA KeswickResponded 24 December 2017

Thank you for leaving us a review and for the perfect 5/5 score. We do pride ourselves on our cleanliness and our housekeeping team will be thrilled to hear you found the hostel in immaculate condition. Keswick has great views everywhere you look and we're...More

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rosmar51
23 August 2017|
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Response from keswickmanager | Property representative |
Hi rosmar51. Public transport from Newcastle to Keswick (and onwards to Wordsworth House at Cockermouth) is pretty good - during the summer months you can even catch the direct Wright Bros service from Newcastle to Keswick... More
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EdenScott13
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Hi there, Provided you book a private room, there are no problems with that arrangement. Please bring ID along with you as guests under the age of 16 cannot stay without adult accompaniment. Cheers, YHA Keswick
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"Ask for one overlooking the river and park beyond"
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"Get a riverside room for a lovely view of Skiddaw & the sounds of the Greta as you go to sleep."
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