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    YHA Ambleside

    Waterhead, Ambleside LA22 0EU, England
    011 44 345 371 9620
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good36%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “youth hostel” (63 reviews)
    “bunk beds” (27 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    649 reviews
    #8 of 20 hotels in Windermere
     
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    1 - 5 of 423 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    This hostel has a great location overlooking Windermere. It’s warm and comfortable. The self catering kitchen is large and well equipped. It also has enough room for everyone to store their food. Thanks to the weather, I’m able to report that the drying room was...More

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    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 6 days ago

    Me, my wife & baby daughter, Cora, stayed in a private ensuite with an amazing view of Windermere and the fells beyond for a night in late November. Fitted in some shopping, a few board games in The Golden Rule pub and a meal at...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We were a group of 4 mates needing a base for fell walking for a couple of nights. The check in was brisk, ensuite bunk room was clean and well-equipped. Good meals, comfortable and well equipped common areas. We did not use the self-catering facilities....More

    Review collected in partnership with YHA (England & Wales)
    Thank Tony K
    Response from Reception Manag... R, Guest Relations Manager at YHA AmblesideResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thanks for your review Tony :)

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    YHA Ambleside is in a lovely setting beside Lake Windermere. The building was warm (my stay was in November), the staff were friendly and, generally, there was a nice relaxed atmosphere about the place. Any criticisms I have about the hostel have to be taken...More

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    Thank slamduncthefunk
    Response from Reception Manag... R, Guest Relations Manager at YHA AmblesideResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dorm rooms and snorers the ever present lottery of room mates! We do have ear plugs available if needed :)

    Cragwood Country House Hotel
    1,045 reviews
    #2 of 20 hotels in Windermere
     
    The Regent Hotel
    1,248 reviews
    #2 of 12 hotels in Ambleside
     
    The Fisherbeck
    578 reviews
    #3 of 12 hotels in Ambleside
     
    Briery Wood Country House Hotel
    649 reviews
    #8 of 20 hotels in Windermere
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$32 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 51
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    • Ambleside
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    • Yha Ambleside Hotel Ambleside
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    timinitdawit
    4 December 2017|
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    Response from Reception Manag... R | Property representative |
    Hi there, We're a 6 minute drive or a 30 minute walk away from the Ambleside campus.
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    lestempsduvoyage
    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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    "Top floor rooms are very cramped"
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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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