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Ambleside Backpackers
Reviewed 17 July 2014

The hostel,was situated close to the town centre and was clean and well run. We even managed to get our car into the small car park safely enclosed with a gate.

The friendly manager was on hand to answer our queries and we spent a comfortable night there.

The price included a light breakfast and there was a good variety of cereals, spreads and bread to eat. The breakfasting kitchen was well fitted with everything we needed.

We will be back!

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  • Stayed: July 2014, travelled with family
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Reviewed 10 July 2014

Great for groups, families and outdoors people. Staff really friendly. Rooms clean and breakfast (cereals, bread, coffee etc) is included. Highly recommended. Centrally located, only a few minutes walk from the town centre

  • Stayed: May 2014, travelled with friends
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1  Thank DebbieConsani
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Iveing, Owner at Ambleside Backpackers, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2014

Hi Debbie
thanks, glad you liked the old place, be pleased to see you again one day.
David

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Reviewed 29 June 2014

The hostel is well organised with good self catering facilities. Big kitchen with large fridges and systems in place to organise people's food. Big oven, hot water on tap as well as tea and coffee. Staff very helpful.

  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled with friends
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1  Thank MKGirlUk
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Reviewed 22 March 2014

I stayed there with my fiance and friends. Ambleside itself is a nice place. The hostel itself also located in very good place. Breakfast provided in morning!! Hostel was clean. Very good if you are travelling with friebds nds and staying long time. thumbs up!

Stayed: June 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 18 March 2014 via mobile

My friend hired the entire backpackers for a birthday party with sleepover. The owner, Cherry, is lovely. The backpackers itself is lovely with a well equipped kitchen, lovely sitting room and good rooms. The backpackers is also in a great location. A truly enjoyable stay.

Stayed: March 2014
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Additional Information about Ambleside Backpackers

Address: Iveing Cottage Old Lake Road | Iveing Cottage, Ambleside LA22 0DJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
Ranked #15 of 23 Speciality Lodging in Ambleside
Price Range: AU$57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Ambleside Backpackers Lake District

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