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YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe

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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“youth hostel”(28 reviews)
“main building”(26 reviews)
Free Parking
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Family Rooms
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Kitchenette
Paid Wifi
Breakfast included
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 10 December 2015

We stayed one night in the hostel. We came by train and bus. You have to take the time to plan the trip, but if you do it carefully you will see that this place is easily reachable with public transport. Although, the place is...More

Thank Pierre W
Reviewed 17 November 2015

Stayed here with a group of friends. We had a two bed room - it was very hot and a bit smelly if you shut the windows. As per other reviews the constantly banging doors everywhere meant little sleep and we had to put up...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2015

I stayed here with friends whilst on a walk. The accommodation is basic of course, but I did find it a little below the experience I've had in other YHAs and hostels. We had a 4xbunk room in the annex that was small and hot,...More

Thank TravelTidge
Reviewed 18 October 2015

As it can be seen in the map, this hostel lies in Grasmere village at the centre of The Lake District. There are frequent buses connect Grasmere to Keswick, Ambleside and Windermere. Dinner is worthy and delicious with the price of £8.5 for a three-course...More

Thank Anh D
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Friendly and helpful staff, but they need to work more on preventing bad smell and must adjust slamming doors of the rooms as it was not possible to sleep. There weren't too many options of beers and snacks.

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$35 - US$207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$35 - US$207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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Patrick S
14 May 2017|
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Response from grasmerebh | Property representative |
Yes you can- they are £2 to hire from reception for the duration of your stay
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_jennyLeighton
17 June 2016|
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Response from Joy A | Reviewed this property |
It's free wifi
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gail i
14 January 2015|
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Response from Hazzacleveland | Reviewed this property |
Hello no dogs
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"Rooms on the top floor are very spacious and the bar is amazing"
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"does not matter"
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"Ask for a quieter room, not over the kitchens."
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"The main building is a rabbit warren of stairs - if this will be an issue please be sure to let staff know..."
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