Backpackers in the Lake District : Self catering hostel accommodation in Windermere Cumbria


Lake District Backpackers, High Street, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1AF

Situated in the heart of Windermere and central Lakeland, you will find this cosy, friendly hostel ideally situated for exploring the surrounding area. There is a lot of information for you on routes for walks and cycle rides and maps are available. There is easy access to the lake and fells from our door and the hostel is adjacent to the main 555 bus route through Lakeland and opposite local bus tour operators. The hostel with its cosy dormitories provides you with every comfort but at a budget price. The hostel is right next to a number of pubs, restaurants, shops and take-aways and only minutes away from the rail and bus stations. Lockers are available. Internet access with WiFi helps you to keep in touch! with the world! A well equipped kitchen and comfortable common room make your stay one to remember. Self service breakfast of fruit juice, cereal, toast/spread and jam and all day teal and coffee is included.

This accommodation is featured on our map of the Lake District and here is its own website.
Lake District Backpackers | Backpackers in the Lake District : Self catering hostel accommodation in Windermere Cumbria

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or call Paul on
015394 46374

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Rooms & Beds:

20:- 1×6, 2×4, 2 x double with single above.


All year, 24 hours with key code for front door.

Price per night:

From £16.95pp dorms, £19.95pp private rooms. £2pn discount for stays of 3+ nights (Nov-Mar) inc self serve continental b-fast & free tea/coffee.


Essential, 24 hours in advance.


Turn left out of the station, walk to the information centre, the hostel is opposite, between Simpson and Parsons |Insurance and the Lamp Lighter Bar, 2 minutes' walk from station

Public Transport:

Windermere train station is 2 minutes' walk. National Express coach stop 2 minutes' walk.

This accommodation is in a National Park, is available to individuals, has a pub within walking distance and is on the City, Backpacker and Boutique Hostels map and the Dales Way.

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Home from home in the heart of the Lake District

Home from home in the heart of the Lake District

Meet like minded travellers from all over the world at Lake District Backpackers

The English Lake District attracts visitors from across the world and Lake District Backpackers accommodates many throughout  the year.  If you are travelling alone or with a group, this is an ideal venue to meet like minded folk and to share your experiences and maybe  enjoy new ones together! It would not be the first time that friendships have been forged and new adventures shared. Our relaxed, informal way of running things allows you to feel at home without your mum telling you to clear up! Come and see for yourself.

In the Lakeland town of Windermere.

In the Lakeland town of Windermere.

Lake District Backpackers is near the train and bus stations and easy walking distance to pubs and shops.

Lake District Backpackers provides comfortable accommodation with a relaxed atmosphere, in the centre of Windermere Town.  It has a great location near Windermere train and bus stations, easy walking distance to pubs and shops.  There are walking routes right from the door of the hostel.  Tour companies and the Tourist Information Centre are just across the road.

Ellies View Holiday Apartments

Ellies View Holiday Apartments

Lake District Backpackers also have a holiday apartment in Bowness on Windermere.

If you are coming to the Lake District for a few nights and don’t fancy a dorm or private room at Lake District Backpackers in Windermere, then maybe you would like to stay at our self catering holiday apartment in Bowness-on-Windermere.  With prices starting at £99 per night (minimum of 3 nights) for 5 guests it a great value way to stay in the Lakes.   The apartment has three bedrooms  (one single, one double room and one double room ensuite) a family bathroom, dining room, lounge and kitchen.  It is close to the shops, a restaurant and cinema/theatre and close to the lake with country walks from the door. To find out more contact Lake District Backpakers

Contact Lake District Backpackers:

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