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Lake District Backpackers Lodge

  • Excellent18%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible10%
19 Aug 2017
“Very good overall”
2 Sep 2017
Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

The hostel is in a great location but not the greatest service. There are no staff! Upon arrival, you place your money in an envelope and place it in a safe. If you have questions, you have to email or call the owner. There was...More

Thank Natalie V
Reviewed 31 May 2015

This place is basic, but clean. My one complaint is there are no staff manning reception, so there's no one to let you in and explain how things work. We hadn't been emailed the room or door codes, so were reliant on another guest to...More

Thank viewfr0mabridge
Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I are backpacking around the UK at the moment and found this place online. We were a bit nervous staying here after reading some of the reviews, however we both absolutely loved it! We were in a 4 person room (2 bunks)...More

Thank caitlynraine
Reviewed 20 April 2015

The location of the hostel is conveniently just 3 minutes away from the train station. I got really lucky and although I booked and paid a 4-bed room I had a double room for myself. You have to paid cash and the exact sum because...More

Thank Vega000
Reviewed 1 January 2015

Just had my second stay here, and I will continue to do so. Good value as a pleasant contrast to the greedy hotels etc. and a useful base for getting around from. Its a bunkhouse hostel standard, basic but more than adequate, warm, clean, full...More

Thank ChilliAndGarlic
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Price range
US$44 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$44 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from ChilliAndGarlic | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there's no parking at the premises.(small yard for hostel owner, adjacent offices and neighbours access only. Yes-neighbour does come out hahah, but I've backed in for 5 minutes to load/unload without probs) However... More
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"Ensure to ask if the room and bed are clean and ready when booking"
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"I stayed in room 5, meant to be for 3, but tiny for 2."
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"Get a room that a person hasn't already checked into! Not next to the downstairs bathroom though as the..."
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"Good value for your stay"
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