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Kendal Hostel

118 Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE, England (Formerly Kendal Youth Hostel)
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to be in and feel like home, great staf, free drinks included in a warm atmosphere , good location. behind you have a cinema and very close to the centre . Thank you for the great stay people think with their hart on the right place! cheers Ard

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Sowerby Bridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Kendal Hostel is really central to town and not too far from the bus station. The Brewery Arts Centre with cinema, theatre, bars and cafes is next door so it may be a good idea to check with them as to what's on if you want to combine your stay with a bit of culture etc. All facilities are... More 

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Bewdley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

We had gone up to Kendal for the weekend (5th/6th December) to see our son when the floods hit. Our hotel and my son's house were flooded. Jan from the hostel put all five of us (and the cat) up for the night free of charge. The accommodation was great and Jan couldn't do enough for us. Thanks so much.... More 

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hosteljan, Manager at Kendal Hostel, responded to this review

Thankyou. I also need to thank you for the flowers. They were very beautiful and there was really no need. You were perfect guests and you did have reason to be disgruntled. We would love to see you anytime and please spread the message CUMBRIA AND KENDAL ARE open for BUSINESS. Thanks once again More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for the mountain festival. I was in a mixed dorm with 8 beds. Beds were comfy and clean. Room was spotless and spacious. En suite bathroom was basic but perfectly clean and suitable - had hot shower, large mirrors, spare loo rolls etc!! Right next to main road but quiet and slept soundly and couldn't have asked for... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

Easy to find right off the high street, and there is a lovely cafe right next door to wait in if you arrive outside of check in times. Lovely friendly staff to show you around... George their orange cat will join you on your tour. Rooms are clean and tidy, bedding is provided and extra blankets if you need them.... More 

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Scotland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

Stayed here during the Kendal mountain festival. Hostel was full but good, excellent location as right next to everything that was going on. As others have said the staff were very friendly, as was George the cat. Everything seemed clean, if a bit cluttered in the communal accommodation. The only reason it doesn't get a higher rating in my book... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

We had a bit of trouble with transport and people on our way up to Kendal so it was great when I received a friendly txt telling me things are all ready if we are late. The building has lots of character, the hostel is very clean and quiet. Everything is laid out and ready for an early breakfast, which... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

Me and 4 friends stayed there for a night last weekend and we really love it. We got the family room with ensuite toilet. Everything in the room is great and clean. They even provide with extension plugs. very spacious and comfortable. Location of the hostel is around 15 minutes walk from the train and bus station. Although people that... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

Stayed at the hostel and was really pleased with the facilities and welcoming atmosphere. Great value accommodation and I'll certainly return again if in the area and would recommend it to visitors to the area.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

My self and 2 friends booked last minute to stay, call ahead and spoke to the owner, who was lovely to speak to. I mentioned we were all travelling from Newcastle all with motorbikes and she reassured me that free parking was available directly behind the hostel. (which was great). I booked on line and off we travelled from Newcastle,... More 

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