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    YHA Ambleside

    Waterhead, Ambleside LA22 0EU, England
    011 44 345 371 9620
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
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    1 - 5 of 415 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Diverse group of visitors that made the stay interesting and fun. Staff are friendly, helpful, and nothing was a chore. Only negative was sleep, couple of snorers in the room, but that is just pot luck.

    Review collected in partnership with YHA (England & Wales)
    Thank Tombo257
    Response from Reception Manag... R, Guest Relations Manager at YHA AmblesideResponded yesterday

    Thanks for your review, if you have snorers in your room next time come and see us for some ear plugs :)

    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    We stayed in the youth hostel at Ambleside with a children's rugby tour however opted to stay an additional night after the tour with our 2 children (9 and 7). The location speaks for itself and is outstanding. Rooms are small but offer all that...More

    Thank nicolastrachan77
    Response from Reception Manag... R, Guest Relations Manager at YHA AmblesideResponded 17 April 2017

    Love the title of your review and that we exceeded your expectations! We agree that when it comes to location we really do have the best spot in Ambleside :)

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Reception staff and bar staff were very good, open and friendly and easily understood and as I was on my own there was opportunity to eat the YHA evening meal.As I arrived late but found most of the appealing meals had gone and I was...More

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    Thank robinsop10000
    Response from Reception Manag... R, Guest Relations Manager at YHA AmblesideResponded yesterday

    Thanks for your review, it's great to hear that you found our staff to be open and friendly.

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We book a private bunkbed room and the room was so nice for the price. I didnt expect much for the the type of hostel accomodation but it exceed my expectation on our stay. The view on our room facing the magnificent lake was a...More

    Thank PinoytravellerBIF26
    Response from Reception Manag... R, Guest Relations Manager at YHA AmblesideResponded 1 week ago

    It's fantastic to read that we exceeded your expectations :)

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This is s great hostel. It had a superb location and great staff. But I have to be fair to other travellers and say the rooms are very basic, the shared toilets and showers can be untidy after others have used them and this place...More

    Thank 1PDS
    Response from Reception Manag... R, Guest Relations Manager at YHA AmblesideResponded 1 week ago

    We're really pleased that you love the hostel and will be back! As we are so busy all of our rooms get heavily used and so some are looking a little tired; we run a rolling redecoration program throughout the slightly quieter winter months that...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$31 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 51
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    • Lake District >
    • Ambleside
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    28 July 2017|
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    Response from Reception Manag... R | Property representative |
    Hi We're well connected by bus between Kendal to Keswick and out to Coniston and the Langdale Valley, however there arent any transport connections to the western lakes. There's loads to do in and around Ambleside though... More
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    "Ask for one on the front, overlooking the lake"
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    "Try a B&B, it will be better value."
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    "Rooms on higher floors facing lake"
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    "Book the rooms as early as possible as lakeside rooms are usually sold out first."
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