YHA Windermere (Youth Hostels Association)

Windermere, Cumbria, United Kingdom








Due to the coronavirus pandemic our hostels are unavailable for bookings until 31st July 2020. If you are able to donate to support YHA’s charitable work at this difficult time, we’d be very grateful. Support YHA

We are offering our hostels to the NHS, homeless organisations and public sector services. For support please email [email protected]

Please note: All prices are based on hiring the whole place per night.

Overlooking England’s largest natural lake, there is no doubt that YHA Windermere is one of the most spectacularly located of YHA’s Exclusive Hire properties. This idyllic countryside setiing is just two miles away from the centre of Windermere and its attractions.


Our 67 beds are arranged across 16 bedrooms, including some double beds and some en-suite rooms. All bed linen is provided but please don’t forget to bring your towels! Toilets and showers are located next to all of the bedrooms.


The dining room comfortably sits 58 and is perfect for large parties and extended family get togethers. The kitchen facilities include everything you need to prepare meals for all guests.

Other Facilities:

The main lounge seats up to 20 on comfy sofas and tub chairs. There is an additional small lounge area with sofa seating for four people. Extra chairs can be brought in from the dining room and there is also a TV in the dining room.

Wif-Fi is available at this property which is free of charge for guests to use.

We have large landscaped woodlands and a terrace with outside furniture and stunning views across Lake Windermere to the Coniston Fells, Crinkle Crags, Bow Fell and the Langdale Pikes.


There is space on site for 20 cars with access for minibuses or a coach.


From Windermere follow the A591 for 1 mile north as far as Trouteck Bridge. 
After the filling station, take the first turning on the right, the hostel is well signed here and is 1 mile up Bridge Lane.

Discounts on your stay
Why not take out YHA membership today to save £30 on your Exclusive Hire booking? Not only will you get a discount on bookings with YHA Exclusive Hire, but you’ll also get exclusive discounts every time you stay with YHA, high street shopping discounts, email newsletters and much, much more!

To get your £30 off discount code, simply log in to YHA.org.uk and go to the Member Benefits tab.

YHA Windermere welcomes dogs! Add a dog to your booking at check out and bring your four legged friend along with you.


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Windermere, Cumbria, United Kingdom
54.403859 -2.917509

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