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Ambleside Backpackers

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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
  • 27 Jun. 2016
    “Weekend break”
  • 31 May 2016
    “Great location, light breakfast ”
Iveing Cottage Old Lake Road Iveing Cottage, Ambleside LA22 0DJ England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Air Conditioning
Pool
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Also Known As
Ambleside Backpackers Lake District
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
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Dining (2)
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Reviewed 25 February 2008

a perfect backpackers base in ambleside, 2 minutes from the bus stop, getting there and getting away - 2 minutes walk into centre of town to pubs, eateries etc. rooms have views of the fells, coming back from a day walking it was a pleasure...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2004

I write this review to anyone who fancies a weekend away with the boys. 20 of us are currently recovering from a 4 day stag do to Ambleside. We stayed at the Backpackers Hostel. Obviously when we booked the Hostel we made no secret about...More

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Response from Iveing, Owner at Ambleside BackpackersResponded 10 August 2010

Dear All Since we took over in 2007 we have decided NOT to accept bookings from Stag, Hen or single sex drinking groups. Sorry that this has limited your options in the Lakes, there are however other hostels that do still take Stag parties etc...More

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"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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