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YHA Grasmere Butharlyp Howe

Easedale Rd, Butharlyp How, Grasmere, LA229QG, United Kingdom

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Overall Rating 80%

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 80%
Cleanliness 80%
Location 80%
Security 80%
Service 80%
Comfort 80%
Green rating 80%

Planning a stay in Cumbria? It doesn’t get much better than this stunning Victorian mansion offering fantastic 4-star accommodation.

10 or more people?

Grasmere Hostel

Hostel Grasmere

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Four star accommodation in a stunning Victorian mansion in Grasmere, one of Lakeland’s most beautiful villages. Whether you are walking the Coast to Coast or looking for a relaxing break with your family, YHA Grasmere is ready to welcome you.

Serious hikers, ramblers, history buffs, nature lovers, poets and artists will all find something here. Stay in this converted Victorian mansion with spectacular views of the Rothay Valley and surrounding fells. Its extensive grounds and safe play area will keep kids happy for hours.

Outdoor activities on offer include water sports, climbing, orienteering and cycling. Relax in our licensed restaurant. Rooms have 2-6+ beds and facilities include TV, self-catering kitchen, laundry and internet access, games room and cafe.


Prices are non-member prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 16 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Children under the age of 18 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 17 qualify for a discount on the advertised price at check-in.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are not members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association
  • A discount of GBP 1.50 (under 18) / GBP 3 (18+) per person per night is available to members on arrival.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Games room
  • Garden
  • TV room
  • Pool table / snooker table
  • Terrace / patio


  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Licenced Bar/Pub
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Charges Apply
  • Wifi - Free
  • Internet Cafe Nearby

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Basic Shop
  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Conference Facilities
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - In Room
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

From 15:00 to 23:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +44 345 3719319

Fax. +44-15394-35798

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Dove Cottage (1 to 2km)
  • Grasmere Gingerbread Shop (500m to 1km)
  • Allen Bank (500m to 1km)

See the full list of attractions



everything is perfect!


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Thu 16 Mar 2017

The staffs very friendly.


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Shuk Ching Christine,

Tue 24 May 2016

Wonderful central location in The Lakes


Avatar for Catherine


Sat 24 May 2014

Fabulous place to stay; lovely old manor within a few minutes of the town.


Avatar for Margaret


Sat 18 Jan 2014

a very pleasant hostel in a magic location


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Sat 02 Nov 2013


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Cinema (5 to 10km)
  • Cycle trails (More than 10km)
  • Gym (500m - 1km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Local market (5 to 10km)
  • Mountainous Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (1 to 2km)
  • National / State Park (At or next to the hostel)
  • Nightlife (5 to 10km)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (500m - 1km)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (500m - 1km)
  • Swimming pool (Less than 500m)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
  • Theatre (More than 10km)
  • Wooded Area (At or next to the hostel)
Getting to us

Getting to us

161km from Manchester Airport
500m to bus stop for bus #555/559 From Windermere railway station
Parking is available at the hostel
14km Windermere railway station

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