YHA Buttermere is set in an unrivalled position, overlooking the lake and surrounded by some of the highest mountains in England. There are fantastic walks to suit all abilities direct from the door, including Haystacks, made famous by Alfred Wainwright. Buttermere and Crummock Water offer gentle family walks around their shores with plenty to discover and, for the more adventurous, there is great wild swimming potential. Buttermere also offers great cycling routes, gentle rides out towards the Loweswater Fells or over some of the area's steepest passes.
YHA Buttermere has dorm beds, private rooms and camping.
FREE WI-FI available in communal areas for guests!
Can't find a bed on your preferred date? Try choosing a different room type from the selection box above. Alternatively please call us on 0800 0191 700 or +44 (0) 1629 592 700. Members of YHA or Hostelling International are entitled to a discount of up to £3/night off the prices quoted above for bookings at YHA operated properties. Member discounts are redeemable at the checkout stage of your online booking. Family room prices are only available if your booking contains at least one adult and one child under 18.
17.00 - 22.00
From 18th March to 31st October YHA Buttermere is open during weekends and school holidays for families and individual travellers. From Monday - Thursday the hostel is open for group bookings. From 1st November until 17th March YHA Buttermere is open for group bookings and YHA Exclusive Hire only. Beds and rooms may become available three months prior to the travelling date so please check the website for more information.
Guests can enter the hostel 24 hours a day after check in via a secure key code.
Hand soap is provided next to all sinks. Towels are not supplied as standard but can be rented or purchased from reception. Bedding is supplied in all rooms.
Parking space for 18 cars on site. Additional free parking on road near base of Newlands Pass, 200 metres away.
Pets are not permitted at YHA Buttermere. Assistance dogs are welcome.
Free wi-fi is available in social spaces.
Buttermere, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9XA
By car: The hostel is half a mile south of Buttermere village on the B5289 road to Honister Pass and Borrowdale.
The nearest bus stop is in Buttermere village 500m away, the 77/77A bus service from Keswick serves the Buttermere and Borrowdale Valleys.
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|Hostel:||+44 345 371 9508|
|OS Grid ref:||NY178168|
|Tourist Office:||01900 822634|