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YHA Ambleside Hostel

Waterhead, Cumbria, Lake District, England

86% Overall Rating 21 out of 25 customers would recommend this property based on 25 reviews

Atmosphere 78%

Cleanliness 78%

Facilities 87%

Location 99%

Safety 87%

Staff 87%

Value 84%

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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • BBQ
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Free Parking
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant
  • Steam room
  • Towels for hire
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Important Information

*** Please note this hostel has a maximum stay of 7 days. Bookings longer than 7 days will not be refunded***

***Please note, we do not charge an additional temporary membership fee. Discounts are not available for members of YHA (England & Wales) or IYHF as part of this booking.***

*All bookings for more than 16 people will not be accepted by YHA and will be cancelled.*

Please note that our breakfast price is £5.75.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00


  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Lake District?

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Map and Directions


By road M6 Jct 36, follow A591 via Windermere to Waterhead. Hostel is 1 mile south of Ambleside town

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