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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

Stayed for one night in a 4 person room (there was 3 of us) & it has all the facilities we needed - shared shower & loo but they were clean & there was plenty of them. The whole place is clean with plenty of friendly staff. Would definitely stay here again.

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Christopher E, Manager at YHA Keswick, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving a great review of YHA Keswick. Hopefully we’ll see you here again in the not to distant future! YHA Keswick Team More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Stayed in Keswick yha for the bargain price of £15 per person on a weekday night in September. From the moment we arrived I couldn't fault it. Ample facilities both in the self catering kitchen and toilet/shower facilities. A very small reading room and a decent size common room with a balcony above the river which you can sit out... More 

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2 Thank Jacqueline S
Christopher E, Manager at YHA Keswick, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving such a fabulous review of your time at YHA Keswick. We’re glad you had a chance to experience the evening meals we serve, even if it was a bit tricky to keep your eyes open after climbing Skiddaw! We hope you’ll be back to stay again soon. YHA Keswick Team More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
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24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Cheap in comparison to other B&B or hotels near by, yet except the dormitory part you get a 5+ stars treatment. Great English Breakfast at 5 pounds, 3 course dinner only 9 pounds (and worth every penny!). The staff is helpful and lovely, ready to help and share his advices. Felt like home away from home for 2 nights in... More 

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Christopher E, Manager at YHA Keswick, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving a great review of YHA Keswick. We’re very pleased to hear that you felt we were a home away from home. We hope you’ll be back to visit us again soon. YHA Keswick Team More 

Daventry, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

First time I have every stayed in a YHA, so was a bit worried but I was really surprised. The reception was friendly, quick and they organised our bikes (C2C) to be locked up securely. We really wished we had booked the evening meal but a quick walk into town meant it was easy to pick up fish and chips,... More 

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Christopher E, Manager at YHA Keswick, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving a great review of YHA Keswick. It’s always nice to hear people’s experiences when they try YHA for the first time. We hope to see you at YHA Keswick again soon, maybe stay for an evening meal with us next time? YHA Keswick Team More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015 via mobile

Very friendly hostel, the staff were very helpful. When we visited the card machine was not working so the let up put our bags in the room before paying. Lots of families and young people. The hostel was clean with good facilities. The only bad point was the the wifi was very poor and difficult to connect to, even in... More 

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Christopher E, Manager at YHA Keswick, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving a review of your stay at YHA Keswick. It’s great to hear you found YHA Keswick to be clean with good facilities. Sorry to hear that you found the WIFI difficult to connect to, the WIFI is usually available on the first and ground floors, if there is any problem it is worth speaking to staff at... More 

London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

It seemed to be full of homeless people and migrants. Not a hotel but a hostel:( The staff were all male and would have been better served praying in a Monastery;) The rooms were bunk beds and the snoring was the last straw for me!! The place has seen better days.Avoid!! Not my idea of fun..other B&B's available.

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1 Thank Becky T
Christopher E, Manager at YHA Keswick, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving a review of your stay at YHA Keswick. I’m sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay but am pleased to be able to address a few points in your review. We are not a hotel but a Youth Hostel. Bunk beds feature in the majority of our rooms and we make sure that this... More 

northumberland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Keswick Youth Hostel is in a central location and a perfect base for shopping in Keswick or climbing Skiddaw or Blencathra. The rooms are clean although the six bedded one I stayed in was on the small side. There is a self catering kitchen that gets busy but you can always take your breakfast onto the balcony or into the... More 

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Christopher E, Manager at YHA Keswick, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving a review of your stay at YHA Keswick. You are right about not being able to bring your own alcohol due to our license, however this does mean we can sell you a lovely bottle or two which you could take up to the have with your own meal. We can also suggest other options for parking... More 

London
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62 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Great place to stay if you're on a tight budget. Staff were cheerful and nothing seemed to be too much trouble. It's worth knowing there is no lift so you need to be reasonably fit to be accommodated on their 3rd floor. Staff very kindly carried my luggage up for me which must have seemed like going the extra mile,... More 

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Christopher E, Manager at YHA Keswick, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving a great review of YHA Keswick. We’re please you found the staff to be cheerful and helpful. Hopefully see you back at YHA Keswick soon. YHA Keswick Team More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Excellent stay at this YHA. Room was clean and comfortable, food on offer was superb (large portions). I must say the staff were incredibly helpful (I managed to lose my wallet on the cycle from Penrith) they couldn't do enough to help. Really appreciated

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Thank Phil P
Christopher E, Manager at YHA Keswick, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving a review of your stay at YHA Keswick. We’re glad you enjoyed your stay here and hope you were reunited with your wallet! Hopefully see you here again soon. YHA Keswick Team More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Just had a great stay here with my daughter aged 7. Terrific location!! Friendly staff - especially the catering team.Great reading lounge (with book swop for kids and adults), social lounge as well as a cafe bar downstairs.Breakfast was great, We went for the supper club each night at 7pm which was a great way to meet others and get... More 

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Christopher E, Manager at YHA Keswick, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review of YHA Keswick. It’s great to read your comments and we were particularly please you enjoyed our home cooked meals each night of your stay. We hope to see you and your family back at YHA Keswick soon! YHA Keswick Team More 

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Additional Information about YHA Keswick

Address: Station Road, Keswick CA12 5LH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range: $32 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — YHA Keswick 4*
Number of rooms: 21
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