Ingleton Yha Greta Tower, Greta Tower, Sammy Lane, Ingleton, North Yorkshire, LA6 3EG

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A Victorian house in private grounds, Greta Tower is situated on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales, in the pretty village of Ingleton. Surrounded by magnificent countryside with caves, waterfalls and mountains. Dominated by Ingleborough, the best known of Yorkshire's Three Peaks, the area is known for its walking routes and waterfall trail. There is plenty to offer for walkers, climbers, mountain bikers and cavers and it makes a great base for the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge. The Yorkshire Dales, Lake District, Forest of Bowland and Morecambe Bay coastline are all only a short drive away. Whatever your agenda, you're sure of a relaxing stay. There's an open-air swimming pool (summer only) and park next door. Great for family breaks and school trips. Dormitory-style bed rooms with bunks and shared bathrooms plus two private en suite rooms with 5 beds (including one double bed). Sole use is available. Free parking on site.

This accommodation is featured on our map of Yorkshire and Lancashire and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    64: 4x6, 7x4, 1x2, 2x5
  • Open:

    All year. (Sole use only Nov-Feb). Reception open 8am-noon, 5-10pm
  • Price per night:

    Beds from £18, rooms from £39. Sole use bookings welcome
  • Booking:

    Recommended, essential for groups. By phone, e-mail or website.
  • Directions:

    In centre of village, close to the outdoor pool and play area. Off the A65 Skipton to Kendal Road, 30 mins from Morcambe and 25 mins from Lancaster.
  • Public Transport:

    The Leeds to Morecambe train line stops at both Clapham & Bentham. Ribblehead train station is the closest stop on the Settle-Carlisle railway. All are within approx. 10 minutes drive of Ingleton. For convenient bus connections to Ingleton, the best stations are Settle or Lancaster.
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks

This accommodation is near mountains, is in a National Park, is available to individuals and has a pub within walking distance. It is on the Dales High Way, the Three Peaks, the Land's End to John O' Groats Cycle Route, the or near to the Settle to Carlisle railway, the map of accommodation for school groups, the ideal for retreats page and the present or past youth hostel page.

It has availability at August Bank Holiday, Autumn Half Term, Christmas and February Half Term.


bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
mMeals available (with notice)
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
tWithin 1 mile of NCN
4VisitEngland Quality Assured
yYHA Affiliated


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Latest Blog about Ingleton Yha Greta Tower

Yorkshire Peaks Holiday

February 16th 2015

A holiday in the Yorkshire Peaks, at first glance, might sound an incredible opportunity for some of the best walking and outdoor adventures the country has to offer, (which it is). Or it may sound as though it requires a tad too much physical exertion. If you are thinking the latter, like me, do not fret. As you will soon find out, the area is also full of delicious rewards for your endeavors.

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A hostel haven for walkers and cyclists

March 6th 2020

Cycling routes: The Way of the Roses, Pennine Bridleway and Pennine Cycleway all pass through or close by Ingleton. Long distance walking routes: The Ribble Way, Pennine Journey, Pennine Way and Yorkshire 3 Peaks are all accessible from Ingleton.

There’s a secure bike shed and a drying room, all bed linen is provided, breakfast and evening meal can be provided if you don’t want to self-cater.  The beds are comfy the rooms are warm and the staff are friendly. And the prices are unbelievably low.  What more could you ask for?


Caving, climbing and chocolate Ingleton has it all

January 16th 2020

Something for everyone, Ingleton Yha Greta Tower is a perfect Hostel for a break this Easter.

Doesn’t matter if you’re a dare devil or just like admiring viaducts and taking long walks. Ingleton is the best of both worlds. The Yha affiliated hostel provides affordable accommodation in the Yorkshire dales. There’s plenty to do, as mentioned climbing is very popular in the area and there is an indoor climbing facility that can suit all abilities from novice to crag rat. Also for the kids there is the Ingleton Easter Egg Trail, sure to keep them busy. You’ll also be happy to know that there are endless walking opportunities within the Dales and even a trail that goes under a waterfall. Don’t miss out this Easter.

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YHA Ingleton

September 20th 2019

Stay in this grand Victorian house set in private grounds in the stunning village of Ingleton. This Victorian house set in private grounds in the stunning village of Ingleton has lots to offer for walkers, climbers, mountain bikers and cavers and it makes a great base for the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge.

Our house boasts dormitory-style bed rooms with bunks and shared bathrooms plus two private en suite rooms with 5 Beds.

Ingleton has lots to offer holiday makers with the famous Waterfall Walks just around the corner from the hostel, providing accessible walking with the excitement of waterfall after waterfall to draw you around the next corner.   The villages open air heated swimming pool is so close you can see it from some of the hostel windows.  Very enticing for a quick dip on a hot day and loved by kids of all ages.  Have a quite stroll around the streets and visit the independent shops and cafes of Ingleton.  Not to mention the stunning lanscape around Ingleton much enjoyed by  walkers, climbers, mountain bikers, cavers and evit makes a great base for the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge.


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