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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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    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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Kendal Hostel is a warm, inviting place. Jan makes you feel instantly welcome as does Maisy (the pooch) and George (the cat). The main room makes you feel like you have walked into someone's house. While the rooms themselves are spacious. My Wife and I were given a room that would normally sleep 7 (a double, a single and two... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Just the job for us 30 lads on a cycling trip. Excellent location great service. Bike storage. Shower and a bed for the night. Breakfast in the mo and then off we go again. We will deffinetley be back next year. Thanks Jan

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South Hadley, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Kendal Hostel while doing the Dales Way and it was just fine. The building is a bit old (sloping floors) and the furniture and carpeting a bit dated, but for a hostel it was fine. The bunk room I stayed in had a private toilet and shower, which was nice, but not much by way of storage.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Kendal hostel for 5 nights.The cleaning isn't very good at all, a little too far from the train station, and one of the two female manager isn't very kind, but the hostel is in the city centre, and if you aren't choosy, it's ok.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hostel was ideal for us- with a dog and a 10 month old child we don't always have that many options. Jan (hostel owner) made sure we were in our own room away from anyone else (this way we weren't worried about late night arrivals waking our daughter and indeed her waking others in the morning) and our dog... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostel is in a good location in Kendal, very close to the town centre. We only stayed one night and didn't use any of the kitchen and lounge facilities (but these looked ok). The room itself was clean, but fairly basic (as to be expected). Good number of toilets and showers so we didn't experience any queues. Only niggle... More

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Gainsborough, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We booked in here on the recommendation of friends who were also staying for two nights. We arrived as the female manager was leaving and then went straight out so it wasn't until I returned quite late that I made up my bed, to discover that the bottom sheet was less than clean and actually had some horrible brown crusting... More

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Sydney
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The hostel is very centrally located in lovely Kendal and had good amenities. The best thing about this hostel, however, is the friendly and warm welcome you receive from all staff members. My friend and I felt we were being welcomed into someone's home, not a large hostel. We were only there one night, but still felt as if we... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We were supposed to be a group of 10 , arriving on a Friday afternoon, it turned out only 7 of us made it. We had an all male dorm room booked and were happy to pay the extra for the under occupancy but the very friendly Kristina ( owner ) said that we could have a room for 7... More

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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Great location in town centre. Easy access to M6. Ideal stop over when travelling to or from Scotland. The staff are friendly and helpful. The building is old and the floors and walls are uneven which add to a quirky visit.

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Address: 118 Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE, England (Formerly Kendal Youth Hostel)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Kendal
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Kendal Youth Hotel Kendal
Kendal Hostel Lake District

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