Cumbria Independent Hostels are a local group of Independent Hostels UK. Based in Cumbria and the Lake District these hostels are working together to promote their accommodation. Independent Hostels Cumbria produce a leaflet and have exhibited at Keswick Mountain Show. The hostels and bunkhouses are all members of the Independent Hostels UK Network.
Independent Hostels Cumbria
Independent Hostels Cumbria
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Hostels in IHUK Cumbria network
Penrith Road, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4JW
Denton House provides warm and well equipped self-catering accommodation in the centre of Kendal, designed for groups but also available to individuals and families. Outdoor activities and equipment storage can be arranged and there is access to the River Greta across the road.
Barrow House, Borrowdale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5UR
Derwentwater Independent Hostel, Borrowdale near Keswick, is a Georgian mansion in 17 acres of grounds with stunning mountain views. It offers great value self catering accommodation for individuals, families & groups to enjoy the Lake District. Also ideal for conferences and weddings.
Elterwater, Ambleside LA22 9HX
Elterwater Youth Hostel, now independent, is located in the peaceful village of Elterwater, in the Langdale valley, 15 mins' drive from Ambleside. A friendly welcome awaits individuals, family and groups enjoying the gentle riverside meanders or the Langdale Pikes, Bowfell and Scafell. Pub nearby.
118-120 Highgate, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 4HE
Kendal Hostel is a family run hostel set in a Georgian townhouse in the historic market town of Kendal. The well known Brewery Arts Centre is right in front and the town centre is only a stone's throw away. The gateway to the Lake district Kendal has lots to offer its visitors.
Market Street, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, CA17 4QQ
Kirkby Stephen Hostel, a former Methodist Church accommodates visitors amongst beautiful authentic features; stained glass, arches & panels. The market town of Kirkby Stephen, is on the Coast to Coast path, the Walney to Wear Cycle Route, the Howgill Hills, the Yorkshire Dales and the Lakes.
New Ing Lodge, Main Street, Shap, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 3LX
New Ing Lodge B&B and hostel offers comfortable, friendly, accommodation with delicious food in the Lake District village of Shap. On Wainwright's Coast to Coast, the Westmorland Way and the Miller's Way close to the Howgills and the Pennine Fells. Perfect for individual walkers and groups.
Thorney How, Off Helm Close & Easedale Rd, Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9QW
Thorney How, the old Grasmere YHA, offers a range of self catering accommodation in the house and grounds of a charming gentleman's farmhouse. Close to the Coast to Coast path, Grasmere village and lake it is your perfect Lake District base. Enjoy the bar, restaurant & spacious grounds.
19 Brunswick Square, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 7LR
Wayfarers Independent Hostel is close to Penrith town centre and perfect for those on the C2C cycle route. Excellent value accommodation to those visiting Penrith, the Eden Valley and the North Lake District National Park. Bike cleaning and maintenance facilities and bike hire on site.