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YHA Ambleside

Waterhead, Cumbria, Lake District, England, Distance from city centre: 9.6km

Rating: 82% from 3 reviews

  • 73%Atmosphere
  • 80%Staff
  • 80%Security
  • 80%Cleanliness
  • 93%Location
  • 86%Value for money
  • 86%Facilities

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  • Wonderful lakefront location. Great kitchen facilities, bar on-site, drying room for walking gear. Dorms are spacious. I met a few other walkers keen to share tips. However both times I stayed at this hostel it was dominated by large (100+) groups - once primary school children, another time first year uni students. This definitely detracts from the atmosphere for everyone else. Both times the smoke alarm was set off at around 7:30am, requiring a rude wake up and standing outside in the cold.
  • 89%
  • 11 Oct 2015 Anonymous New Zealand
  • Awesome experience. Amazing staff. Very helpful and cheerful. Nice breakfast and bar.
  • 100%
  • 24 Dec 2014 Saurabh India
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