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YHA Eskdale
Holmrook, Cumbria, CA19 1TH
"Excellent" - 92% Customer Satisfaction Based on 77 customer scores
3 Star Hostel Accommodation - Visit England
3 Star Hostel

Best Price Guarantee - Member discounts and no booking fee

10% Off Breakfast

Beds from £10.00
Private rooms from £25.00
Family rooms from £20.00
Camping from £12.00

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  • Booking for more than 16 people? Click here

    Please Note:
    If you plan to bring children under 5, please stay in a Private Room.
    Children under 15? Please be accompained with an adult staying in the same room.
    Aged 16 or 17? Please bring a friend or adult if staying in Shared Accommodation.

  • We are no longer taking bookings for customers wishing to arrive today. Please select alternative dates or location.

Availability Calendar

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.


  • BBQ area
  • Board games
  • Camping & Cabins
  • Classroom
  • Cot available
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Cycle store
  • Drying room
  • Garden/grounds
  • Great for cycling
  • Great for family breaks
  • Great for mountain biking
  • Great for walking
  • Group catering available
  • Laundry
  • Library/Quiet room
  • Licensed bar
  • Lounge
  • Meals available
  • Packed lunch available
  • Parking
  • Private rooms available
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Suitable for families
  • Trade bookings
  • Under 3s welcome
  • YHA Exclusive Hire
  • YHA School Trips
  • Housekeeping
  • Bedding provided
  • Private rooms
Take the whole place for yourself - Hire out the entire hostel from just £6 per person
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Need to Know

Reception Times

07.30 - 10.00
17.00 - 22.30


17.00 - 22.30


07.30 - 10.00

Open every day?


Hostel closing times


Towels & Toiletries

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


Free parking on site.


Pets are not permitted at YHA Eskdale. Assistance dogs are welcome.

Payment accepted online


Payments accepted at property


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Maps & Directions


YHA Eskdale, Boot, Holmrook, Cumbria, CA19 1TH

How to get here

The hostel is located in Eskdale valley (in the western Lakes) between Boot village and the foot of Hardknot Pass.

Public Transport: View travel options.

Contact Information

Hostel: +44 (0) 845 371 9317 (calls cost 3p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.)
Email: eskdale@yha.org.uk
Social Media:
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Map References

OS Map: 89
OS Grid ref: NY195010
Longitude: -3.2413
Latitude: 54.3989

Tourist Information

Tourist Office: 01946 852939
Website: http://www.visitcumbria.com/
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YHA Exclusive Hire

To enjoy YHA Eskdale for just you, your friends and family visit our YHA Exclusive Hire website and hire out the whole property. Open for group reservations from the autumn half term to the Easter Holidays.

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