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    Ambleside Backpackers

    Iveing Cottage Old Lake Road | Iveing Cottage, Ambleside LA22 0DJ, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good27%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
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    1 - 5 of 82 reviews

    Reviewed 28 June 2016

    Just spent the weekend here with a group of motor bikers. The owners, David and Cherry, were superb, even reserving parking spaces for us on our return on Saturday. Breakfast is basic but as much as you want and there are plenty of cooking facilities...More

    Thank Neil M
    Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

    Stayed over the bank holiday, staff were friendly. The hostel can only fit 4 cars at any one time so you need to find offroad parking. The location is good, in Ambleside. Tesco's walking distance and a Catholic Church. Lots of eating and drinking places....More

    Thank goan_backpacker
    Reviewed 20 May 2016

    I spent the weekend at the hostel with 18 of my colleagues on a charity challenge and cannot recommend this hostel more highly. I am in my mid 50s and have not stayed in a hostel for 30 years but this was very comfortable. A...More

    Thank William R
    Reviewed 17 May 2016

    I have just returned from a weekend's stay here for a charity walk with 19 of my friends/colleagues. From booking with David @ Ambleside Backpackers right through to the end of our stay everything was really easy, pleasant and comfortable. The hostel was clean, the...More

    Thank heathermacwalker
    Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

    Stayed here with 7 friend's as a base for bight charity walk. Accommodation was just what we needed and all clean. Kitchen facilities were great and staff very helpful. We used the well equipped kitchen and brews were on tap. The lounge was great to...More

    Thank Graham W
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
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    • England >
    • Cumbria >
    • Lake District >
    • Ambleside
    • Also Known As
    • Ambleside Backpackers Lake District
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    Room Tips
    "Try to get that 4-bed dorm with a view, lovely in the morning!"
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    "As the hostel runs a dormitory system, the smaller the room size, the less chance of sharing with a snorer."
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    "We had the private 2 bed room it was a great option. You could lock the room and make sure you possessions..."
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    "We were in room number 4 - the views of the surrounding hills were fab"
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