Enjoy panoramic views of the lake and mountains from one of the most spectacularly situated YHAs in England. Overlooking England’s largest natural lake, YHA Windermere offers the chance to stay in an idyllic countryside setting only 2miles from Windermere and its many attractions. An ideal base for anyone wanting to escape the crowds and perfect for activity breaks and family holidays – children love the large wooded grounds with trails and wildlife.
Relax with a drink on the terrace and enjoy good quality food from our newly refurbished restaurant and bar. We're now home to some colourful new tipis too, so you can wake up overlooking the fells!
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.
15.00 - 22.00
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.
A good amount of car parking is available at the hostel with an overflow car park for busy times.
Dogs can stay on our campsite and in our tipis. There is a £5 charge per dog per night for our tipi accommodation which is payable upon arrival. You can bring your dog for free if you are camping in your own tent.
Pets are not permitted in the hostel accommodation at YHA Windermere however, assistance dogs are welcome throughout, please advise upon booking.
Free wi-fi is available in social spaces.
Bridge Lane, Troutbeck, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1LA
By car: If you are driving from the north, we recommend leaving the M6 at junction 40 and following the A592 to Troutbeck. Bear right onto Townhead Brow shortly before you enter Troutbeck and continue onto Bridge Lane, where you will find the hostel on your right. From the south, leave the M6 at Junction 36, and follow the A590/A591 to Troutbeck Bridge, before turning right onto Bridge Lane shortly after passing a petrol station. The hostel will be on your left.
By bus: If you are traveling by bus, there is a shuttle bus running between Keswick and Grasmere, which bypasses the closure. You can then change to the regular 555 service.
By coach: The nearest National Express coach stop is at Ambleside, four miles away. Book your coach tickets here.
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|Hostel:||+44 345 371 9352 (calls cost 3p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.)|
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|Tourist Office:||015394 46499|