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  • Excellent39%
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“youth hostel”(23 reviews)
“drying room”(23 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for 3 days whilst walking in the area, great rooms and very clean with excellent ensuite facilities. The communal kitchen was excellent, plenty of room and had everything you could think of, inc plenty of storage space for your food. Equally the on-site bar...More

Thank ClarkeHicks
Response from keswickmanager, Manager at YHA KeswickResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay so much! Our en-suite rooms are extremely popular, they have fab views and great facilities including some with balconies. Our refurbishment of the downstairs area after the floods really is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time at any YHA and we all had a great night’s stay for a brilliant price. The room, whilst small, was clean and warm and we found it to be quiet during the night. Showers and bathroom area very close to us and again...More

Thank FirstTimeHoneymooner
Response from keswickmanager, Front Office Manager at YHA KeswickResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the kind feedback, and we are honoured to have been your first hostel! There are over 160 youth hostels in the YHA England and Wales network, each in a stunning location and with it's own charm and character. We're glad you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean and tidy Friendly and helpful staff There was a lot of noise from children running around and doors bangibg during the late evening while trying to sleep. No parking which was a pain Breakfast was ok Location central to Keswick which was goodMore

Thank Sandra G
Response from keswickmanager, Front Office Manager at YHA KeswickResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sandra, thank you for the feedback. We're pleased that you found the hostel was clean and tidy and that the staff took good care of you throughout your stay. The hostel is an ideal place for families so the sound of children can be...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a refurbished hostel in a very central location for the town of Keswick and its many attractions. Equally it is within easy walking and driving distance of a variety of walks to suit most people. The room was clean and tidy. The self...More

Thank Aidan G
Response from keswickmanager, Front Office Manager at YHA KeswickResponded 1 week ago

Hi Aidan, thank you for leaving us a review. We're very fortunate to have such a fantastic location, convenient for all the amenities of our charming market town while still having easy access to the beautiful mountains and wild places of the Northern Lake District....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Keswick YHA is becoming our favourite Lake District hostel. it's location is ideal for walking, the lake and boats and shops and eateries. The hostel is refurbished to a high standard with a modern self-catering facilities. The bar area is trendy with room to meet...More

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Thank yvonnesX306IK
Response from keswickmanager, Front Office Manager at YHA KeswickResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for that lovely review, we're delighted that our hostel is becoming your favourite and that you enjoy coming here so much. It's great to hear you like our recent refurbishments to the bar and self-catering kitchen. We agree, there are some gorgeous walks...More

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rosmar51
22 August 2017|
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Response from keswickmanager | Property representative |
Hi rosmar51. Public transport from Newcastle to Keswick (and onwards to Wordsworth House at Cockermouth) is pretty good - during the summer months you can even catch the direct Wright Bros service from Newcastle to Keswick... More
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EdenScott13
7 November 2016|
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Hi there, Provided you book a private room, there are no problems with that arrangement. Please bring ID along with you as guests under the age of 16 cannot stay without adult accompaniment. Cheers, YHA Keswick
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"Ask for one overlooking the river and park beyond"
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"Get a riverside room for a lovely view of Skiddaw & the sounds of the Greta as you go to sleep."
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"Ask for a river view."
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"private en-suite with balcony over the river"
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