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    YHA Borrowdale

    Longthwaite, Borrowdale CA12 5XE, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good29%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “youth hostel” (20 reviews)
    “games room” (20 reviews)
    “drying room” (25 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    It's been more years than I care to admit since I stayed in a YHA. I was very impressed! If you are doing your own food then I think you will find the kitchen have everything you need - they even have coffee presses.More

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    Response from Rhys M, Manager at YHA BorrowdaleResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review, I'm glad you've come back to the joys of Youth Hostels, I do think that they have a certain charm that you don't find in hotels or B&B's. Our self catering kitchen is very well stocked and spacious so I...More

    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    very homely hostel, excellent trails nearby, good breakfast, knowledgeable wardens, difficult for me to alight from top bunk as am much more portly than I was as a lad, splendid picnic tables, good, good, goodMore

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    Response from Rhys M, Manager at YHA BorrowdaleResponded 4 weeks ago

    It's great of you to leave us a wonderful review, thank you. We have a great location and so many interesting walks on our doorstep, the staff love the area as much as the guests so it plays well when giving advice or directions. The...More

    Reviewed 17 June 2017

    Camped here 10th to 13th June - you get full use of all facilities - showers etc clean and all worked fine. Ordered 3 cooked breakfasts when I booked - small discount. Also has meals on 2 nights, good value - think you have to...More

    Thank John R
    Response from Rhys M, Manager at YHA BorrowdaleResponded 18 June 2017

    Thank you so much for leaving a great review, we are glad you had a lovely camping experience with us. It is a beautiful spot for camping and we are happy to have campers sharing the social spaces and kitchen area. The lack of mobile...More

    Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

    Maybe my 4th stay at Borrowdale YH Clean Full of facilities Quiet picturesque location Perfect And now has a full bar...making it a great place to stay... two draught ales and a couple of larger... full spirits If you want to feel away from things...More

    Thank Beesoviking
    Response from Rhys M, Manager at YHA BorrowdaleResponded 15 June 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review, we love to see our guests returning time and time again. The bar has been a welcome addition and I think it really brings the lounge to life. I have to agree with...More

    Reviewed 12 May 2017

    Thanks so much to all the staff who made our stay so enjoyable- you were all so friendly and helpful. I came with my friend and her baby and the 3 of us had such a relaxing, special 3 days in Borrowdale. The setting is...More

    Thank msaimer
    Response from Rhys M, Manager at YHA BorrowdaleResponded 14 May 2017

    I am so glad you had a wonderful time with us. We have real mixed bag of people staying with us so it's great that people can both order food or cook for themselves, whilst enjoying a draught beer. We are so lucky with our...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$41 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Cumbria >
    • Lake District >
    • Borrowdale
    • Also Known As
    • YHA Borrowdale Keswick, UK
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    Ammo83
    7 July 2017|
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    Response from Rhys M | Property representative |
    Hello, Unfortunately we do not allow fires when camping, the camping field is a grass lawn and just couldn't take the damage. There is a river running through the grounds where guests sometimes make a small campfire. Kind... More
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    14 May 2017|
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    Response from Rhys M | Property representative |
    Hello Patrick, Yes you can rent towels with us, we charge £2 per towel and you can retain it for the duration of your stay. Thanks, Rhys
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    "book in advance for weekends."
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    "Ring the hostel and ask for there assistance, with any special requests."
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    "Only one power socket per room!!!!!"
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    "Try and get a room looking over the front to the river."
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