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Lake District Backpackers Lodge

  • Excellent18%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible10%
19 Aug 2017
“Very good overall”
2 Sep 2017
Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Let's be charitable. Central Windermere for under 20 quid on a summer weekend is a huge bargain. So expectations of a salubrious pad would be wrong. That said I'd personally pay quite a lot to avoid this place. The lunatic in the next bed wasn't...More

Thank mike w w
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I don't understand what all these bad reviews are about as I had no issues. I understand that this hostel doesn't have staff present, however I understood the check in process as I was sent a very detailed email before I arrived. Security could be...More

Thank mrnothersan
Reviewed 23 July 2017

The one positive thing I have from this hostel is that when I called to move my booking a day back because of train delays and being unable to get there they only charged me the fee for the booking 2 pounds. There is very...More

Thank 600Kat21
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Where to start - the room was tiny, everything (kitchen, bathroom, hallways, rooms) was dirty...the bathroom upstairs had the same hair in the bottom of it for the two nights I was there, toilet paper kept running out. The reception was unmanned, never met the...More

Thank Boobubs
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Would like to think I had a bit of a one off experience but I was not reassured in any way by the management. I was emailed the combinations for the front door and the private room I booked, found the property fine and signed...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Price range
US$44 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$44 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from ChilliAndGarlic | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there's no parking at the premises.(small yard for hostel owner, adjacent offices and neighbours access only. Yes-neighbour does come out hahah, but I've backed in for 5 minutes to load/unload without probs) However... More
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"Ensure to ask if the room and bed are clean and ready when booking"
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"I stayed in room 5, meant to be for 3, but tiny for 2."
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"Get a room that a person hasn't already checked into! Not next to the downstairs bathroom though as the..."
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"Good value for your stay"
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