This town centre Youth Hostel has excellent access to the North Lakes Fells, and easy access to the amenities of this busy tourist town. For cycling, the hostel is perfectly placed on long distance routes the Coast 2 Coast and End to End and for roadies, Honister Newlands and Whinlatter Passes are close by as well as the family friendly Railway Trail to Threlkeld.
Overlooking the River Greta and Fitz Park with far reaching views to Latrigg and Skiddaw, YHA Keswick has small rooms with 2-6 beds. There is also a first floor lounge with veranda. Less than five minutes' walk to town centre and less than ten minutes' walk to the Lake, YHA Keswick is ideally places for days out.
Take the launch across Derwentwater and climb Catbells before an evening stroll through the town to Friars Crag to enjoy the view down the lake. The hostel also makes a great base for a walk up Skiddaw – the walk starts from just outside the hostel door! near to leisure centre with pool and indoor climbing. Don’t miss the Pencil Museum and The Puzzling Place.
07.00 - 23.00
17.00 - 23.00
07.00 - 10.00
Towels are not supplied. They are available to hire from reception for £2 (+ £5 deposit) or please bring your own. Bedding is supplied.
There is only limited parking available on Station Road, however there is free parking 400m away.
Pets are not permitted at YHA Keswick. Assistance dogs are welcome.
Station Road, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5LH
By car: from the M6, J40, take the A66 to Keswick. The hostel is next to the river Greta off Station Road. Sat nav postcode CA12 5LH.
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This 85-bed hostel provides delicious home-cooked meals and has facilities for teaching and quiet study. The hostel offers geography and biology packages as well as providing the opportunity for an action and adventure holiday.
Visit the YHA School Trips website for more information.