YHA Ambleside

Waterhead, Cumbria, Lake District, England, Distance from city centre: 9.6km
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Rating: 84%from 3 reviews

  • 86%Atmosphere
  • 80%Staff
  • 86%Security
  • 73%Cleanliness
  • 93%Location
  • 86%Value for money
  • 86%Facilities
With a £1.4 million investment which includes 64 refurbished bedrooms, a refurbished restaurant and a decked terrace overlooking Lake Windermere, YHA Ambleside is now welcoming guests to England's largest National Park.

Ambleside is fast becoming the adventure capital of Cumbria, right in the heart of the scenic Lake District. Its perfect for walking, watersports, mountain biking, climbing and other outdoor activities. The hostel boasts a commanding location on the shores of Lake Windermere with breathtaking views over the lake, the Langdale Pikes and surrounding mountains. The hostel has a modern and cosy restaurant serving good food and local ales as well as fully refurbished self-catering facilities.

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.*

At YHA Ambleside we strive to cater for everybody. We have one accessible bedroom on the ground floor with an accessible en-suite bathroom.

We also have:
Step-free access into hostel
Ground floor bedroom
Portable induction loop
Vibrating pillow alarm

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Breakfast not included
  • Common Room
  • Free Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant
  • Towels For Hire
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

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.

Check in from 2pm

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

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Located Near

Windermere Lake Cruises
Indoor climbing wall
Brockhole Visitor Centre
Dove Cottage (Wordsworth)
Go Ape
Hill Top (Beatrix Potter)
Lakes Aquarium

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