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Kendal Hostel Hostel

118-120 Highgate, Kendal, Cumbria, Lake District, England

87% Overall Rating 41 out of 48 customers would recommend this property based on 48 reviews

Atmosphere 86%

Cleanliness 82%

Facilities 82%

Location 93%

Safety 85%

Staff 94%

Value 87%

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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Room
  • Microwave
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Not Included"
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 16:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00


  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Pet Friendly"
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Lake District?

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Map and Directions


By car;
The hostel is situated only 8 miles from the M6 motorway. Leave the M6 at junction 36. Follow signs for Kendal south and follow this road onto the one way system. The hostel is on the left just after the Highgate Hotel, 200 yards before the centre of Kendal and the Town Hall.

From the town centre;
From Kendal town hall, walk south 200 yards and the hostel entrance is on the right through the archway with the words Brewery above.

By train;
Kendal train station is 0.7 miles and a approximately a 15 minute walk from the hostel. We also have another train station just a little further away, This is Oxenholme train station which is situated on the main line between London and Glasgow. This is around 30 min walk from the hostel, only around 10 mins by taxi or there is a bus service to the town centre. Please ask for directions and bus times. From Oxenholme you can also use the connect train to Kendal train station.

By bus;
Kendal bus station (Blackhall Road) is situated 0.4 miles away from the hostel that is around a 10 minute walk. Kendal also has the National Express bus that stops at the bus station.

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