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    YHA Ambleside

    Waterhead, Ambleside LA22 0EU, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good36%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Parking
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    Kitchenette
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Paid Wifi
    Breakfast included
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 388 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Lovely location right by the lake side with wonderful views. The staff were very helpful and welcoming. Our room was simple but very clean with a fantastic view of the lake. The social areas were good and the bar served great food and had a...More

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    Thank susan_robson6
    Response from Reception Manag... R, Guest Relations Manager at YHA AmblesideResponded yesterday

    It's great to hear that you'll be back Susan, thanks for the review :)

    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    We stayed in the youth hostel at Ambleside with a children's rugby tour however opted to stay an additional night after the tour with our 2 children (9 and 7). The location speaks for itself and is outstanding. Rooms are small but offer all that...More

    Thank nicolastrachan77
    Response from Reception Manag... R, Guest Relations Manager at YHA AmblesideResponded 18 April 2017

    Love the title of your review and that we exceeded your expectations! We agree that when it comes to location we really do have the best spot in Ambleside :)

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We find that this is easily the best Youth Hostel we stay in, both in terms of location and rooms / amenities provided. Yes, it is expensive, but on the other hand it's almost impossible to get a room for one or two nights in...More

    Thank thelight2
    Response from Reception Manag... R, Guest Relations Manager at YHA AmblesideResponded 2 days ago

    Thanks or your review and for saying that we're the best YHA :) Sorry to hear the fan was missing in the room that you stayed in - we did have fans in every room at the start of the season but they dont always...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    everything from check-in,room,kitchen(be prepared to queue for your turn to cook) were excellent. the view was fantastic. the front desk was helpful event though we were very late upon check-in. would come again yes.

    Thank Razib A
    Response from Reception Manag... R, Guest Relations Manager at YHA AmblesideResponded 1 week ago

    Great to hear! Thanks Razib :)

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    OK I know that Ambleside in July is bound to be expensive - I work here so know how much the local economy depends on the income from tourism. However, £90 for a double room in a Youth hostel without breakfast or ensuite facilities, and...More

    Thank pizza l
    Response from Reception Manag... R, Guest Relations Manager at YHA AmblesideResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks for your feedback. The room type that you describe as a double is a room that can sleep 3 people (a double bed with a single bunk above). While we appreciate that the Premier Inn may have been cheaper it doesn't have the benefit...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$46 - US$217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 51
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    • Lake District >
    • Ambleside
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    • Yha Ambleside Hotel Ambleside ,
    • YHA Ambleside Lake District
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    29 July 2017|
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    Response from Reception Manag... R | Property representative |
    Hi We're well connected by bus between Kendal to Keswick and out to Coniston and the Langdale Valley, however there arent any transport connections to the western lakes. There's loads to do in and around Ambleside though... More
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