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    YHA Borrowdale

    Longthwaite, Keswick CA12 5XE, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
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    Free Parking
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    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
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    Wheelchair Access
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    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    First time staying at YHA with my 14 year old son. We decided to opt for a camping pod instead of using our own tent and were very happy we had taken that decision when the rain storms started! The pod was basic but cosy,...More

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    Thank Gill H
    Response from Rhys M, Manager at YHA BorrowdaleResponded 5 August 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review the hostel, I am glad you enjoyed your stay despite the weather. It can be a bit damp here at times but when the weather is good, or even okay, there's no better place to be in...More

    Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

    Very good stay at this yha . Helpful staff. Good system for checking in and ordering evening meal and breakfast. Food was good quality and hearty. Clean facilities. Lovely lounge area for relaxing with bar. Nice setting and right on coast to coast walk. The...More

    Thank Alison J
    Response from Rhys M, Manager at YHA BorrowdaleResponded 5 August 2017

    Thank you for leaving us a positive review, it is much appreciated. We are pleased you had a lovely stay enjoying the food and beverage that we offer. The WiFi is due to be upgraded very soon, it has been a source of disappointment for...More

    Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

    We were a large group of 9 families, totalling 37 people - the facilities were perfect. Great games room for the children, lively grounds & ample communal areas indoors and out. The rooms were small, but had a basin to wash. The showers were not...More

    Thank Heidi B
    Response from Rhys M, Manager at YHA BorrowdaleResponded 30 July 2017

    Thank you for leaving us a positive review, we are pleased we could accommodate you all and that everybody was happy. We hope to see you again in the future.

    Reviewed 16 July 2017

    Stayed here for one Night on Saturday 15/7/2017, Lovely hostel, very clean and found the staff very friendly,helpful and Knowledgeable. The setting is in a beautiful valley and very peaceful. In the evening the Hostel was very busy and there was a great atmosphere in...More

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    Response from Rhys M, Manager at YHA BorrowdaleResponded 17 July 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review, we really appreciate it, I'm pleased that you will be returning. The bar generally has a great atmosphere, especially at weekends, we have such lovely guests come and stay with us. It's...More

    Reviewed 14 July 2017

    Stayed as part of cycling group. The kitchen facilities are good, the dining area also good. There were loads of other walkers, runners, cyclists stopping so a really good atmosphere in the lounge/bar area. Rooms are pretty good also and enough showers to go round...More

    Thank Mark J
    Response from Rhys M, Manager at YHA BorrowdaleResponded 16 July 2017

    Your review is very much appreciated, thank you for taking the time. We have people from all walks of life stay with us, here to do all sorts of outdoor pursuits, or just to enjoy the beautiful setting. It does make for an interesting crowd...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$34 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Lake District >
    • Keswick >
    • Borrowdale
    • Also Known As
    • YHA Borrowdale Keswick
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    Ammo83
    7 July 2017|
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    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
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    Patrick S
    14 May 2017|
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    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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    "Only one power socket per room!!!!!"
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    "Try and get a room looking over the front to the river."
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