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Kendal Hostel

118 Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE, England (Formerly Kendal Youth Hostel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Llanfairfechan, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

No light in bathroom otherwise quite good and reasonable I do not want to write200 characters therefore you miss out on review It really is stupid to insist on numbers of letters as one does not want to spend the time

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The private room i stayed in had a bunk-bed window and sink for only £25 per night but the walls are very thin making it difficult to sleep at night when its noisy. Great location center of town and very helpful and friendly staff and atmosphere.

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place, staff very considerate, showed me around etc. Lots of info on region, very glean, great kitchen where you can cater for yourself if you wish but as it is in the centre if town with lots of places to eat it's up to you, room very clean and comfortable will definitely use again

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed in a lot of Hostels, but this one was just ok. Every floor board creaked and the place is in need of repair. It does what it says on the tin but not one of the better ones we have stayed in.

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Leicester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This definitely is one of my favorite hostels that I have stayed in! The room is much better and tidier than I expected. The public facilities are clean without any weird odor. Mattress are soft. Had a really nice and deep sleep on it. The site is not far from either railway station or bus station. The most important thing... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is privately owned and professionally run. Set just off the town centre shops, pubs and places to eat are readily available. If you arrive on foot follow any of the signs to the brewery arts centre which adjoins the hostel and was original part of the same building. If you come by car and arrive from the south... More 

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Essington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a fantastic stay at Kendal Hostel while me and my boyfriend were travelling around the Lakes. The owners and staff couldn't have been more helpful. Jan was fantastic on helping us plan our time in the lakes and Kristina was so helpful with taking our bookings, helping us with the wi-fi, showing us to the rooms and just making... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Jan is very friendly and flexible. Don't mind us waiting in the lounge while waiting for our train at 3.30PM . The hostel is clean. The bedsheets are clean. Would love to come back again. One small area of improvement : the shower water pressure can be better.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

This hostel has improved after going independent (it used to be a YHA one) so I was both surprised and delighted. A warmer, friendlier feel to the place, improved furnishings, plus convenient touches like hairdryers etc. put this definitely in the 'must stay here again' category when hostelling round the Lakes. They have a nice ginger cat too, called George.... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Very nice hostel in Kendal. Beds are comfortable and rooms are spacious. Big kitchen and dining room, cozy living room. Would definitely recommend it to hikers while on a weekend in Lake District. Good value for the price.

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