One of the most beautifully located theatres in England, hosting film and literary festivals throughout the year.
YHA Hawse End BunkhouseKeswick, Cumbria, CA12 5UE
COVID-19 Industry Standard
In Partnership with The National Tourist Organisation of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
In recognition that this business has confirmed that they have followed government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, ensuring processes are in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social/physical distancing.
Hawse End is a traditionally built stone cottage located at the head of the magnificent Borrowdale valley, and overlooking picturesque Derwentwater. There's lots to do in the area and the cottage is ideally located across the lake from the popular market town of Keswick, which is easily accessed from the launch or lakeside walk.
Keswick is also home to the 'Theatre by the Lake' one of the most beautifully located theatres in England.
Why guests love YHA Hawse End Bunkhouse
Accommodation at YHA Hawse End Bunkhouse
Hire the whole place
This hostel is only available for hire on an exclusive basis. This means that you can have the place to yourself and choose how many of your friends, family, club mates, etc., join you.
We allocate availability for exclusive use in blocks, typically up to 90 days in the future. If you are looking for space to stay with us on a normal shared basis, and can’t see any availability three months or more into the future, then this hostel may be being held for Exclusive Hire.
- 24-hour access
- BBQ area
- Free parking on premises
- Group meals
- Intermittent mobile coverage
- Lake view
- Medium garden/grounds
- Minibus parking nearby
- Minibus parking on premises
- Mountain view
- Outdoor play area
- Outdoor seating
- Self-catering kitchen
- Shared drying room
- Shared lounge
- Shared TV
- Sole use
Hostel need to know
Closed facilities: The following facilities are temporarily closed at this hostel due to COVID-19 safety measures - lounge area(s).
Seasonal opening pattern: YHA Hawse End Bunkhouse is open all year round.
Parking: Parking is available in the grounds for up to eight cars.
Pets: Pets are not permitted at YHA Hawse End Bunkhouse. Assistance dogs are welcome.
Fancy spending some time in the stunning Lake District making a difference? YHA offers volunteering opportunities for individuals or groups throughout the year including student placements, week & weekend working parties or as much time as you’re willing to give. Tasks are varied and can be tailored to your interests or you can learn lots of new skills. If you’re interested in helping out please use either the hostel details above or contact our volunteering team at [email protected].
Meet the team
Manager recommends: Don't miss a walk up Catbells, great for all abilities and you'll be rewarded with stunning views over Derwentwater. Or, if you fancy trying something new, we can arrange outdoor activities for your group.