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Yha Ambleside

Waterhead, Ambleside, LA22 0EU, United Kingdom
+44 845 371 9620

£9+

Overall guest ratings

8.7/10 Excellent
Based on 1,538 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.3
  • 9.2
  • 9.2
  • 6.8

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    About

    The £1.4 million refurbishment of YHA Ambleside is now complete and the hostel is welcoming guests to England s largest National Park. All 64 bedrooms, including 11 en-suite, have been fully renovated and offer comfortable and stylish accommodation in the Lake District. There s so much to see and do in the area and after a day s activities the hostel s brand new restaurant and licensed bar may prove a welcome sight. Book a stay soon and be sure to take advantage of the highlight of the renovation work the decked terrace overlooking Lake Windermere. Ambleside is fast becoming the adventure capital of Cumbria, right in the heart of the Lake District. It s perfect for walking, watersports, mountain biking 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. Hand soap is provided next to all sinks. Towels are not supplied as standard but can be rented or purchased from reception. Bedding is supplied in all rooms. Bedrooms at YHA Ambleside are across three floors, please be aware that there is no lift in the hostel. YHA Ambleside has one ground floor accessible room which can only be booked by calling the hostel directly. Free Wi-Fi is available in social spaces. 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. IMPORTANT - All bookings made via Laterooms for more than 16 people will be cancelled. Bookings can be made for up to 14 nights only. Any booking made for over 14 nights will be cancelled. All guests must show a valid photo ID upon check-in. Driver s licence, passport, student ID or similarly recognised national identity cards are accepted.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Internet
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Parking
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Facilities for disabled guests
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 1,538 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      7.9 "79% thought the service was very professional."
      8.3 "83% said the reception staff was great."
      10.0 "100% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      8.8 "88% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 9.2 "Incredible bar."
      9.2 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 92%."
      10.0 "100% thought beverage prices were a great value."
    • 8.5 "Good value."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price."
      8.9 "89% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
      7.5 "75% thought it was a great value."
      10.0 "100% thought beverage prices were a great value."
    • 8.0 "Breakfast is good."
      8.9 "89% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.8 "Rooms are ok."
      6.8 "Beds were acceptable for 68%."
      5.2 "Only 52% thought the shower was ok."
      6.0 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 60%."
      6.0 "Only 60% said the rooms were modern."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
      6.8 "Beds were acceptable for 68%."
      5.1 "For only 51%, the noise level was all right."
    • 2.2 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.8 "82% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 230 reviews
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.3 "Incredible bar."
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
    • 8.5 "Good value."
    • 8.2 "Breakfast is good."
    • 6.5 "Rooms are ok."
      6.7 "Beds were acceptable for 67%."
      5.7 "Only 57% thought the shower was ok."
    • 5.2 "Average comfort."
      6.7 "Beds were acceptable for 67%."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 753 reviews
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      8.0 "80% thought the service was very professional."
      8.3 "83% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 9.0 "Incredible bar."
    • 8.2 "Good value."
    • 7.9 "Good breakfast."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
      6.1 "Beds were acceptable for 61%."
      6.9 "Only 69% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.9 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 59%."
      5.3 "Only 53% thought the shower was ok."
    • 5.1 "Average comfort."
      6.1 "Beds were acceptable for 61%."
    • 2.8 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.3 "77% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 553 reviews
    • 9.4 "Incredible bar."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.7 "77% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.0 "Breakfast is good."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
      6.8 "Beds were acceptable for 68%."
      5.1 "Only 51% thought the shower was ok."
    • 5.9 "Average comfort."
      6.8 "Beds were acceptable for 68%."
      5.3 "For only 53%, the noise level was all right."
    • 2.3 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.6 "84% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Hotel type
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
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