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Featured Hostels in Scales

Great Langdale Bunkhouse Hostel
1 out of 5
Great Langdale, Ambleside, England
The price is £42 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct

Situated in Ambleside, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Helm Crag, Grasmere Garden Village and St Oswald's Church. Harrison Stickle and Wordsworth Museum ...

4/5Very Good! (2 reviews)
Nice location excellent Bunk beds and clean. c

"Pleasantly surprised about how organised it is and clean too. I am not sure if it is value for money though."…"

Reviewed on 18 Aug 2017

Great Langdale Bunkhouse Hostel
YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe - Hostel
4 out of 5
Easedale Road, Grasmere, Ambleside, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £39 per night from 4 Oct to 5 Oct

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 ...

4.4/5Excellent! (24 reviews)

"It was"…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2019

YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe - Hostel
Thorney How
3 out of 5
Thorney How, Grasmere, Ambleside, England
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Situated in a national park, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Grasmere Garden Village, Helm Crag and St Oswald's Church. Wordsworth Museum and Dove Cottage ...

3.7/5Good! (15 reviews)

"Quiet, peaceful , lovely room and great shower. Food excellent"…"

Reviewed on 13 Jun 2019

Thorney How

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Derwentwater Independent Hostel
The price is £100 per night from 30 Sep to 1 Oct

Situated on the riverfront, this hostel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Derwent Water and 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Lodore Falls. Theatre By The Lake and Hope Park are also ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)
Quick trip with my young sons

"Spent a couple of days here with my young sons. It was always just going to be a base as we were doing lots of activities. The grounds are lovely, great location, even the kids mentioned how nice the views were and how nice it was to see the waterfall from out room. My boys (aged 8 and 4) enjoyed ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Aug 2020

Derwentwater Independent Hostel
YHA Ambleside - Hostel
4 out of 5
Waterhead, Ambleside, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £39 per night from 8 Oct to 9 Oct

Situated in Ambleside, this hostel is steps away from Ambleside Pier and Lake Windermere. White Platts Recreation Ground and Stock Ghyll Force are also within ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (94 reviews)
Amazing

"Amazing all what our group needed thank you"…"

Reviewed on 26 Dec 2019

YHA Ambleside - Hostel
YHA Keswick - Hostel
4 out of 5
Station Road, Keswick, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £39 per night from 4 Oct to 5 Oct

Situated in Keswick, this hostel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Keswick Museum and Art Gallery and 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Derwent Water. Hope Park and Cumberland Pencil ...

4.4/5Excellent! (28 reviews)

"Great place to stay close to the action, friendly staff, very clean and nice bedding. We were able to access our room a little early to decorate for our friend’s birthday. Would definitely recommend staying here"…"

Reviewed on 26 Nov 2019

YHA Keswick - Hostel
YHA Buttermere - Hostel
3 out of 5
Buttermere, Cockermouth, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £29 per night from 29 Sep to 30 Sep

Situated in Cockermouth, this hostel is 1 mi (1.5 km) from Buttermere and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Crummock Water. Lake District National Park and Honister Slate ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (20 reviews)

"There no Wi-Fi, no mobile phone service, and no shower jel and shampoo and dinner also only frozen vegetables, brake fast is fine."…"

Reviewed on 15 Aug 2019

YHA Buttermere - Hostel
Wayfarers Independent Hostel
The price is £61 per night from 30 Sep to 1 Oct

Situated in Penrith, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Penrith & Eden Museum, St Andrew's Church and Penrith Castle. Mayburgh Henge and Rheged are also ...

5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)

"Perfect cycling stop for LEJoG"…"

Reviewed on 30 Jun 2019

Wayfarers Independent Hostel
YHA Eskdale - Hostel
3 out of 5
Eskdale, Boot, Holmrook, England
The price is £69 per night from 2 Oct to 3 Oct

Situated in Holmrook, this hostel is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Eskdale Mill and 2 mi (3.2 km) from Hardknott Roman Fort. Lake District National Park and Muncaster ...

4.3/5Excellent! (11 reviews)
Yha Eskdale

"Great location, friendly staff, clean rooms. This was our first time in a hostel. We were very impressed with the overall location and facilities. Lovely to wake up in the morning and hear the birds singing and the stream running past outside. Pub close by for evening meals."…"

Reviewed on 27 Sep 2018

YHA Eskdale - Hostel
YHA Wasdale Hall - Hostel
2 out of 5
Wasdale Hall, Wasdale, Seascale, England
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Situated in Seascale, this hostel is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Wast Water and within 6 miles (10 km) of Scafell Pike and Lake District National Park. Eskdale Mill ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (17 reviews)

"Very nice hostel in a very nice setting."…"

Reviewed on 20 Sep 2019

YHA Wasdale Hall - Hostel
YHA Helvellyn - Hostel
The price is £59 per night from 16 Oct to 17 Oct

Situated in Penrith, this hostel is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Ullswater and 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Hellvellyn. Place Fell and St. Sunday Crag are also within 6 miles ...

4.3/5Excellent! (21 reviews)

"Really helpful friendly staff, value for money. Lots of choice to eat/ drink compared to what i expected."…"

Reviewed on 4 Nov 2019

YHA Helvellyn - Hostel
YHA Langdale - Hostel
2 out of 5
High Close, Loughrigg, Ambleside, England
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Situated in Ambleside, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Helm Crag, Skelwith Force and Grasmere Garden Village. St Oswald's Church and Wordsworth Museum ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (13 reviews)
Brilliant break.!

"The YHA Langdale is a well run hostel, with a wide range of leisure and outdoor activities on its doorstep. The hostel itself is clean, and its staff are friendly and helpful. This capped with the fact that it's set in an idyllic position for exploring the Lake District national park. Great value ..."…"

Reviewed on 7 Nov 2018

YHA Langdale - Hostel
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Low Wood Bay

Low Wood Bay

4 out of 5
Low Wood Bay, Ambleside Road, Windermere, England
The price is £167 per night from 12 Oct to 13 Oct
4.5/5Wonderful! (270 reviews)

"Excellent location and very Comfortable. Convenient to tour the lakes"…"

Reviewed on 27 Sep 2020

Low Wood Bay
Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa

4 out of 5
23 Church Street, Windermere, England
The price is £219 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct
4.2/5Very Good! (773 reviews)

"The hotel looked lovely and old from the outside, inside was quality, furniture, rooms , staff all perfect. The only downside was the cramped car park ( and the hotel was not at full capacity) and we had to pay £15 to be almost blocked in by a member of staff !"…"

Reviewed on 26 Sep 2020

Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa
Cragwood Country House Hotel

Cragwood Country House Hotel

4 out of 5
Ambleside Road, Windermere, England
The price is £148 per night from 23 Oct to 24 Oct
4.7/5Exceptional! (151 reviews)

"We had an amazing stay here. The staff are really friendly and very accommodating. The hotel setting is beautiful and really well situated for exploring the Lake District. The hotel itself was really clean. The dog was allowed everywhere except the main restaurant for dinner. Breakfast was lovely ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2020

Cragwood Country House Hotel
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Frequently asked questions

When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Scales?
Good weather’s always better when you’re experiencing new places, so here’s some information that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 12°C, while the coldest months are December and January, with an average of 3°C. Average annual precipitation for Scales is 618 inches.
What is there to see and do in Scales?
Overall, Scales is known for its gardens, wildlife and parks. Major attractions include Ullswater, Lake District National Park and Scafell Pike. Get out into nature with places such as Derwent Water, Lodore Falls and Aira Force. Cultural attractions include Cumberland Pencil Museum, Keswick Museum and Art Gallery and Theatre By The Lake.
What's the best way to get to and around Scales while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Scales on hand to make the most of your stay: You can fly into the nearest airport, which is Carlisle (CAX), located 22.8 mi (36.8 km) from the city centre.

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