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Kendal Hostel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Kendal hostel is great, there's tea, coffee and you can also buy breakfast. The hostel has a nice friendly atmosphere and I enjoyed my stay there. The kitchen is well supplied with lots of utensils and there's a nice lounge downstairs. I've stayed in some right dumps recently which have cost more than Kendal hostel (YHA Manchester had almost no...

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hosteljan, Owner at Kendal Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind comments and look forward to welcoming you back soon

Slough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely hostel! Comfy beds, slept really well here! Quiet hostel, our room overlooked The Brewery, if you have a room at the front of the hostel, there may be noise from traffic. Excellent WiFi, lovely lounge! Excellent bus links to The Lakes! Loved George the cat! Highly recommended.

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hosteljan, Owner at Kendal Hostel, responded to this review

We love George the cat too. He has his own twitter account #georgehostelcat. Did you know he's a replacement for my ex husband?

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent family run hostel compete with friendly cat and soppy dog. I was doing a weeks climbing in the Lakes and Kendal Hostel was the perfect base. A warm welcome at the off from Jan, Kristina and Neil. I had a bunk room, with all bedding supplied and it was very comfy and clean. The kitchen facilities were excellent...

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Workington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ideally located in the centre of kendal it is reasonably priced so we would visit again staff member was very friendly and polite and helpful .situated next to the brewery house which is also a great venue.

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hosteljan, Manager at Kendal Hostel, responded to this review

We are proud of our staff and they do a good job even though I say so myself. Thankfully they take pride in their work and the hostel. Ww look forward to welcoming you back soon

London
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good location, very friendly and helpful staff. Rooms were clean and comfortable. Would definitely recommend staying here. Easy to catch the train further into the Lake District up towards Windermere and back down to Oxenholme

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hosteljan, Manager at Kendal Hostel, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking the time to comment. We do try to work hard to give our guests the same experience we would like and we have travelled quite a lot

Wales
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a perfect place to stay on a budget. The arts centre attached gives access to great facilities including a cinema, restaurant and pub. The staff are very friendly, the rooms are clean and comfortable.

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hosteljan, Manager at Kendal Hostel, responded to this review

Thankyou for your kind comments Both the staff and myself appreciate them and makes our work so much more fun. Hope to see you again soon

London
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Great and affordable hostel with friendly staff and all the necessary facilities. I only stayed one night but if I was looking to stay in a hostel i the area again, I would definitely return to this hostel.

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Thankyou for your kind comments and look forward to seeing you again

Derby, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We stopped at the Kendal Hostel as part of the Walney to Wear cycle tours with friends and family. They were extremely helpful - superb breakfast too! There a safe cycle shed. The location is right in the middle of Kendal so supplies are easy.

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hosteljan, Manager at Kendal Hostel, responded to this review

Very many thanks for your kind comments I cant take any of the credit I was away on holiday so glad they manage just fine without me

Daly City, California
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We really enjoyed our stay in Kendall, the owner and staff are just the best, very friendly and welcoming. We felt as we were in someone's home and not rushed. I would stay here again to have the opportunity of further exploring this beautiful area. They are dog friendly and have a cat, who likes to make appearances now and...

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Romford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We did not book this hostel, as we should have been somewhere else but a late minute change of plan and it was booked for us. We were a group of 4 on a mountain walking weekend. The Hostel turned out great for us, made to feel very welcome by the owners. The rooms were a good size and comfy,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kendal Hostel is a converted Georgian Townhouse only a stones throw away from Kendal's town centre. Kendal is a historic market town known as "The Gateway to the Lakes" and Dales so great to use as a base or to start your adventure. The hostel is situated only 300 yards from Kendal town centre where we have markets twice weekly, traditional shops, Museums and plenty of eatery's. Walking is a great way to enjoy the area, We have many walks that start from Kendal, and also many other areas. There is a wide range of walks to suit everyone. Kendal is close to all local amenities including great transport links such as the Oxenholme, The Lake District train station that is on the West Coast line from London to Glasgow, National Express stops daily in Kendal and also we are only a mere 8 miles from J36 of the M6 motorway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kendal Hostel

Address: 118-120 Highgate, Kendal LA94HE, England (Formerly Kendal Youth Hostel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Kendal
Price Range: $66 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Kendal Youth Hotel Kendal
Kendal Hostel Lake District
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“The beds are all very nice, so don't worry and enjoy it!”
happychap2014, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“A bit small for two people, but since we were out all day long and only came in the evening to rest/sleep, it was just fine.”
TravelFanDalyCity, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“My bedroom usually is. !! Almost ensuite - toilet just outside bedroom”
davidparkin, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We shared an all female dorm, was cheap and cheerful.”
355tessf, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the back have better views.”
781sandyl, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
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