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Cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Cots/infant beds, free WiFi
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Guest reviews

4.4 out of 5 Excellent
24 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Breakfast Available
Parking Available
Bar
Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Contactless check-in
Hand sanitiser provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationRydal Mount12 min drive
Popular LocationAmbleside Pier17 min drive
Popular LocationLake District National Park38 min drive
AirportBarrow-In-Furness (BWF-Walney Island)79 min drive

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  • Shared Dormitory, Men only, Shared Bathroom (Sleeps 6)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Single Bunk Bed
    More detailsShared Dormitory, Men only, Shared Bathroom (Sleeps 6)
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only, Shared Bathroom (Sleeps 6)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Single Bunk Bed
    More detailsShared Dormitory, Women only, Shared Bathroom (Sleeps 6)
  • 2 Bed Private Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Single Bunk Bed
    More details2 Bed Private Room
  • 4 Bed Private Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Bunk Beds
    More details4 Bed Private Room
  • 6 Bed Private Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 6
    • 3 Single Bunk Beds
    More details6 Bed Private Room

About this area

Ambleside

YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe - Hostel is located in Ambleside. Ambleside Pier and Orrest Head are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Lake District National Park and Lake Windermere. Go Ape Grizedale and Rookin House Activity Centre are also worth visiting.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Hellvellyn - 7 min drive
  • Rydal Mount - 12 min drive
  • Ambleside Pier - 17 min drive
  • Tarn Hows - 35 min drive
  • Lake District National Park - 38 min drive

Getting around

  • Windermere Station - 24 min drive
  • Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon) - 110 min drive

Restaurants

  • Green's Cafe & Bistro - 4 min walk
  • Lewis's Cafe & Bistro - 5 min walk
  • Baldry's - 5 min walk
  • The Jumble room - 5 min walk
  • Tweedies Bar - 6 min walk

About this property

YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe - Hostel

4-star hostel with restaurant and bar/lounge
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and self parking are available at this smoke-free hostel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a meeting room, laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk. Rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access and showers.
YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe - Hostel offers 20 forms of accommodation. This Ambleside hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. Cots/infant beds are also available. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free nearby parking
  • Self parking (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9 AM: GBP 6.75 for adults and GBP 3.50 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Arcade/game room

Family friendly

  • Arcade/game room
  • Cots/infant beds available
  • Laundry facilities

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Business services

  • 1 meeting room

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

More

  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Cots/infant beds available

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 5 PM and 10 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
All common areas at this property are closed until further notice.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 6.75 for adults and GBP 3.50 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property/stay dates)
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser
Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Please note that this property does not charge an additional temporary membership fee. Discounts are not available for members of YHA (England and Wales) or IYHF as part of this booking.
Towels are available for a surcharge.
Towels are available for a surcharge.

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

Property is also known as

YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe Hostel Ambleside
YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe Hostel
YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe Ambleside
YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe
YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe - Hostel Ambleside

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe - Hostel and receive a full refund?
Yes, YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe - Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe - Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe - Hostel?
As of 15 Aug 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe - Hostel on 6 Sep 2020 start from £39, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe - Hostel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is available for a fee. There is free parking nearby.
What time is check-in at YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe - Hostel?
Check-in is from 5 PM to 10 PM.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe - Hostel located?
Situated in Ambleside, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Grasmere Garden Village, Helm Crag and St Oswald's Church. Wordsworth Museum and Dove Cottage are also within 15 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe - Hostel

4.4
Excellent
24 reviews
5 - Excellent
13
4 - Good
8
3 - Okay
2
2 - Mediocre
1
1 - Poor
0
4.6
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
5.0
Amenities
4.1
Property condition
4.0 out of 5 Good
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

It was

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great hostel!

What a lovely place to stay. The staff were absolutely lovely and the hostel is well equipped. Comfortable bed, clean crisp linen and beautiful surroundings. I would definitely recommend.

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2019
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2019
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nice hostel

Nice location, Warm welcome, Sufficient showers and toilets, Everything is good for a hostel except the off and on wifi signals.

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2019
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great place to stay in this part of the Lakes

Nice hostel in a beautiful part of the world. Friendly and welcoming staff.

Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2018
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