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    Elterwater Hostel

    Elterwater Independent Hostel Ltd | Ambleside, Elterwater LA22 9HX, England
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (20)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Dining (5)
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    Overview

    • Excellent83%
    • Very good12%
    • Average2%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Bar/Lounge
    3 Star Hotel
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    Langdale Hotel and Spa
    1,353 reviews
    #7 of 12 hotels in Ambleside
     
    The Britannia Inn
    326 reviews
    #1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Elterwater
     
    YHA Langdale
    109 reviews
    #1 of 1 Speciality lodging in Loughrigg
     
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    245 reviews
    #2 of 4 Speciality lodging in Grasmere
     
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Elterwater is a lovely little village in the Langdale valley, surrounded by beautiful Lake District scenery and excellent walks. The hostel is really well kept, spotless and obviously cared for by the friendly and knowledgeable staff. The facilities are really good and the rooms, although...More

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    Response from ElterwaterManager, Manager at Elterwater Hostel

    Thanks for the lovely review... Can we get you to write our website content please? You've pretty much summed up what we're trying to be in three sentences! Cheers Nick

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I love it here. The staff, the location, the pub down the road. Always reliably good. Improved facilities keep making it better and better without any loss of nostalgia. You do a brilliant job and I will continue to come and enjoy my favourite part...More

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    Response from ElterwaterManager, Manager at Elterwater Hostel

    Thanks for the lovely review We're please you like the improvements... we have plans for more but we're keen to maintain the character of the place Cheers Nick

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I visited with a group of friends to go mountain biking and I was delighted. The village is idyllic I with spectacular surrounding countryside - I highly recommend a visit to the nearby caves. There's lots of cycling, mtbing and walking on your doorstep. The...More

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    Response from ElterwaterManager, Manager at Elterwater Hostel

    Thanks for the great review It will be great to have you back Nick

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Returning to Elterwater several times and always had cracking time. Very friendly and helpful staff, good rooms, generous self catering, nice meals if you feeling lazy and that feeling that you are in best possible place for great outdoor trip. Good drying room, lockable bike...More

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    Response from ElterwaterManager, Manager at Elterwater Hostel

    Thanks for the great review... we aim to please, and it seems we were on target! Cheers Nick

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I have not stayed in a hostel for 20 plus years so was a little wary of what I would find.Elterwater Hostel is fantastic! It is probably the cleanest and most well kept accommodation I have ever stayed in and that includes 5 star hotels....More

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    Response from ElterwaterManager, Manager at Elterwater Hostel

    Thanks for your lovely comments. We really enjoy what we do and it's much appreciated when our hard work is noticed. Hope to see you again, but sooner than 20 years! Cheers, Nick

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    109 reviews
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$48 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
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    Traveller (20)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (30)
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    oerosen
    Hi i am intersted in knowing if i can reach your hostel by public transportation with a walk of up to 2 miles. I will be with my two daughters coming from Manchester in the first week of July. would appreciate advise thankyou Emma
    15 February 2017|
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    Response from Elterwater H | Property representative |
    Hi Emma Thanks for your interest in the Hostel. There are a number of options to travel by Train or Bus/Coach from Manchester to Windermere or Ambleside in the Lake District. From there the best way to get to the Hostel... More
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    "Front rooms have views"
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    "Go for front-facing. Ideally above the common area, where WiFi is good."
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    "We stayed in room 6 near to the showers and bathroom."
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    "All the rooms appear to be good.."
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