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    YHA Buttermere

    King George VI Memorial Hostel, Buttermere CA13 9XA, England
    011 44 345 371 9508
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    “youth hostel” (13 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 112 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Enjoy one of the multitude of walks that are possible direct from the hostel steps.... my favourite is to walk up to Red Pike, then traverse the long ridge, going up Haystacks then dropping back down to Buttermere

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    Thank petersclan241
    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

    We arrived at the YHA to be welcomed by Tom and Kara. Check in was easy, we had lots of questions about our walk the following day to Scafell Pike and because of the great advice given we changed our route. We bought a map...More

    Thank Louise P
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Rather a grand building in a superb location, with plenty of lakeside and fell walking right from the door. Staff very friendly and helpful, good "supper club" meals, a small bar, the usual hearty YHA breakfasts and plenty of hot water. Really enjoyed the stay

    Thank ordinarypunter2015
    Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

    Spent a thoroughly enjoyable night here as a mid point on a 2 day hike. Great rooms and facilities, very clean and tidy and the staff were super friendly and efficient. We took advantage of the evening meal and breakfast and both were outstanding, we...More

    Thank Steve B
    Reviewed 25 August 2017

    A wonderful journey in a wonderful place! Great stuff (very kind), so clean, so quite, and good for meet new people! Great experience ) Good for walking holiday ( main mountains very close). The Buttermere Lake ( in front of hostel) is the best lake...More

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    Thank dedominicis_giuseppe
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    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • US$ 42 - US$ 182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    Paweł M
    17 July 2015|
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    Response from wilbo63 | Reviewed this property |
    My sons and I prebooked our evening meal and breakfast so we didn't need a fridge,however there is a communal kitchen for those who wish to self cater. My sons brought their own hair dryer but I don't think the shower room... More
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    "Consider B&B as an alternative"
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    "Try for a room on the lower floor, it was like an oven with four of us on the top floor"
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    "Private room was nice."
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