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YHA Windermere

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“youth hostel”(21 reviews)
“drying room”(10 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

The accommodation is very basic. I was in a room with two bunk beds. Some rooms have boxes to store cloths but ours didn't. The place is lovely and warm even though all windows are draughty. Showers have lovely and lots of hot water when...More

Thank Ana W
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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights with my husband on route to Manchester. Room was clean and tidy with stunning views over Lake Windermere and the staff were superb; nothing was a problem. Breakfast and evening meal are both very filling and sustancial to set you...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

This is in an ideal location between Windermere and Ambleside. We had the whole hostel as an exclusive hire. There were issue with a couple of the showers - one with no light the other kept going between hot and cold. Left us quite short...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Great location close to Windermere. We had a family room and they provided a travel cot for my son who was almost 1. My other son 3 loved the bunk beds and the outside area to run about. Family rooms ok and good value for...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This hostel is being badly neglected, if it were a horse it would be shot. Not sure what the trust are doing here? Maybe running it into the ground to justify a cheap sale? To allow such a wonderful place to get so dilapidated is...More

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US$ 36 - US$ 192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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kanokpor
24 January 2017|
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Response from Nick H | Reviewed this property |
no .Basic accomodation.
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"don't actually think any of the rooms could be bad rooms due to the location of the YHA itself"
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"Try for a room at the front. Upgraded to having a room to myself very reasonable price."
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"Not room 2"
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"Don't camp, pay a bit extra and stay inside the hostel"
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