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    YHA Borrowdale

    Longthwaite, Keswick CA12 5XE, England
    011 44 345 371 9624
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    Free Parking
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We were a family group of 3 x Adults, 1 x 3 year old and a 2 month old baby. Our stay was excellent with friendly, hardworking staff, an excellently located hostel with enough essential services. Breakfast was great, beds were comfortable and the location...More

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    Reviewed 4 March 2017

    Lovely setting. Great staff. Friendly bar. Stayed in a pod for 3 night which was great - warm and cosy even in sub zero temperature. Clean facilities. Good breakfast. Could go on forever - just see for yourself.More

    1  Thank Bugs1947
    Response from Chris E, Manager at YHA BorrowdaleResponded 14 March 2017

    Thanks for an amazing review :) We are chuffed to bits that you were so impressed with the pod and the hostel facilities. If you liked it this time of year when it can get pretty cold on an evening then you should try coming...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Having done a similar fast pack over-nighter to this hostel 2 years sgo, i knew what to exoect and once again wasnt dissappointed. Great hostel, friendly staff, superb drying room, food, bar and bedroom. Got another great night's sleep. Will definitely both recommend and go...More

    Thank mark0rich0
    Response from Rhys M, Manager at YHA BorrowdaleResponded 2 weeks ago

    Many thanks for an amazing review, with a bit of luck we'll see you again for another visit soon. Best regards YHA Borrowdale Team

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Staff helpful and polite, I was lucky and stayed in a room of women who arranged with each other times we were all getting up, all went to bed within the same time period and were all thoughtful of each other. I had friends who...More

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    Thank WandererPrunty
    Response from Rhys M, Manager at YHA BorrowdaleResponded 2 weeks ago

    Many thanks for an amazing review, It is a shame about the fire alarm going off during your visit, whilst every effort is made to keep the alarms from going off unnecessarily we do occasionally get false alarms primarily due to over enthusiastic use of...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We were joining a group of friends for a meal at nearby pub and needed reasonably priced accommodation. The hostel was perfect. Warm, friendly staff, good breakfast, hot showers (not en suite but as hostel wasn't too busy this wasn't a problem). Exterior and fittings...More

    Thank cnep2015
    Response from Rhys M, Manager at YHA BorrowdaleResponded 2 weeks ago

    Many thanks for a five star review, we are really pleased you enjoyed your stay. Best regards YHA Borrowdale Team

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    7 July 2017|
    Response from Rhys M | Property representative |
    Hello, Unfortunately we do not allow fires when camping, the camping field is a grass lawn and just couldn't take the damage. There is a river running through the grounds where guests sometimes make a small campfire. Kind... More
    Patrick S
    14 May 2017|
    Response from Rhys M | Property representative |
    Hello Patrick, Yes you can rent towels with us, we charge £2 per towel and you can retain it for the duration of your stay. Thanks, Rhys
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    "Ring the hostel and ask for there assistance, with any special requests."
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    "Only one power socket per room!!!!!"
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