Kettlewell Hostel, Whernside House, Kettlewell, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 5QU
The Kettlewell Hostel is a stylish Independent Hostel in the beautiful heart of the Yorkshire Dales. It can sleep up to 42 in eleven bedrooms, a nice large dining room, a great secondhand bookshop, a well equipped self-catering kitchen, a lovely lounge with wood-burning stove and a private garden to sit out in during the summer. There are dormitory rooms and private rooms, most with bunk beds and all have shared bathroom facilities. The hostel offers really good value, delicious home cooked evening meals and a great range of local ales and carefully selected wines, get in touch for an up to date menu. It is in the heart of Kettlewell which is well served by three great pubs and a village shop. There are lovely walks to be had right out of the front door including Great Whernside and Buckden Pike or you can join the Dales Way for a more gentle walk along the river Wharfe or over to Grassington. Kettlewell also makes a great base for touring the Yorkshire Dales and is an easy drive to Hawes, Malham or Skipton. There is a large cycle shed and some of the country’s most fabulous riding including Park Rash, Fleet Moss and Buttertubs all right around the corner. The Village Post Office is in the Hallway, so the hostel’s doing its bit for the village too.This accommodation is featured on our map of Yorkshire and Lancashire and here is its own website.
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42: 1 x twin, 1 x double, 4 x 3 beds, 2 x 4 beds, 2 x 6 beds
All year. Reception 8-10.30am, 4-10pm.
Beds from £19, private rooms for 2 from £49. Sole use from £399/night.
Email to hire whole hostel or via YHA website for individual bookings.
From Skipton travel north towards Grassington then follow signs to Kettlewell. In the village, cross two bridges then turn right in front of the Bluebell pub. Turn left at the village shop and the Hostel/Post Office is the second building on right.
Bus number 72 from Skipton train station.