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YHA Dufton


Dufton, Appleby, Cumbria, CA16 6DB

T: 0845 371 9734

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Board GamesClassroom/Educational meeting roomCot availableCredit cards accepted

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This hostel provides the following facilities:

Board Games

Classroom/Educational meeting room

Cot available

Credit cards accepted

Cycle Hire

Drying room


En suite rooms available


Group catering available



Meals available


Picnic lunch available

Private rooms available

Restaurant/dining room

Self-catering dining room

Self-catering kitchen

Suitable for families

Table Licence

Trade Bookings

Under 3s welcome


32 Beds

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About YHA Dufton

YHA Dufton is great base for outdoor activity breaks exploring the wild moorland and green valleys. This accommodation in Cumbria is the perfect opportunity to stay in Europe’s first Geopark, an area of great geological interest. YHA Dufton faces the pretty village green near to to the Pennine Way, and is perfectly placed to give easy access to Cross Fell and High Cup Nick. The area is good for walking holidays and cycling holidays or just a relaxing weekend break. This licensed hostel has a restaurant.

Need to know

Towels are not supplied. They are available to hire from reception for £2 (+ £5 deposit) or please bring your own. Bedding is supplied.

Reception Times:
08.00 - 10.00
17.00 - 22.00

Hostel Closing Times:

Is the hostel open every day of the year?

Manager recommends

  • This Pennine Way accommodation in Cumbria is perfectly placed for walking holidays, outdoor activity breaks or just exploring the moorland of the North Pennines. If you're looking for a cycling holiday, the area is perfect for discovering the green valleys of the River Eden on a weekend break.

Volunteering opportunities

There are currently no volunteering opportunities at YHA Dufton. Please visit YHA Volunteering to see what opportunities are available.

YHA Exclusive Hire

Make YHA Dufton your home for a few days by booking the whole place for yourself! Visit our YHA Exclusive Hire website for more details. Open for group bookings every weekend of the year.

Under 5? Please stay in a Private Room.
Under 15? Please be accompanied with an Adult staying in the same room.
Aged 16 or 17? Please bring a friend or Adult if staying in Shared Accommodation.

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