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Guest Comments from our visitors book:
Ambleside Backpackers Hostel. 015394 32340

Oct C & S
Lovely stay, Highly reccommended, Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Thank you

Oct B,S,L& M B
Wonderful memories---It was good----I love it

Oct AR Wolverhampton
Thanks for great hospitality, Clean and spacious. Will be back again for more biking!

Oct AG Wolverhampton
Excellent week, highly reccommended, Back in Feb 2013!!

Sept S & P M
Great time apart from my fathers snoring!!Would defiantly come again!

Sept R & L
Very nice, clean, warm and feels like stay at home. Thanks

Sept RH & BF W Australia
Great Stay

Sept Beale & Co, Solicitors, London, Belfast, Bristol
Did the 6 peaks with 42 great????! Hostel Staff were very helpful,Thanks for everything.

Sept LP Slovakia
Thank you for clean and safe premises, and keep me dry from Scafell Pike! Thanks for helping loads!

Sept 2012 RR Holland
Thanks for the hospitality, nice facilities and lovely people! Hope to be back sometime to tackle some more fells...Cheers!

Aug 2012 KS
Excellent hospitality, thanks Chris and Adam! Cheers!!

Aug 2012 L + C
Very clean and organised, the staff is so fiendly and we loved the milk machine. Thanks for all we will recomend U!

Aug 2012 CL

Aug 2012 GJ Hartlepool
Very clean, well organized, full range of facilities, Great Stuff, Thanks.

Aug 2012 CC & Friend
Great stuff CU again

Aug 2012 A. Brasil
Magic,Great and friendly!!!

Aug 2012 TF,BM,WW, Bangor Northen Ireland
Superb stay-excellent staff, wonderful views, bike safe!

Aug 2012 W & Co Worthing & Brighton
And you said Ambleside didn't have night life....Great Hostel-many thanks! Aug 2012 AW family Austria
Lovely and friendly! Thanks!

Aug 2012 KMJ Hong Kong
Warming Hostel Thx!

Aug 2012 BH S'ton
Lovely week + spectacular views

Aug 2012 HJ Southampton
lovely place, really well organised + friendly - thank you!

Aug 2012 LM Winchester
Friendly, helpful, comfortable, great breakfast spread. Thank you

Aug 2012 NG Hants
fab hostel- thanks

Aug 2012 SG Hampshire
A great place to stat- thanks! I'll be back!

July 2012 BB W Sussex
Great Time! Thanks

July 2012 T group Milan
Thank you, this is a lovely hostel and there is a great staff.

July 2012 MH Taiwan
Thank U soooooo much. bye-bye

July 2012 ML France
Great Staff, thanks for making us feel at home.

July 2012 CJ France
Kind Staff and nice hostel. we met the Drunken Duck and so many ducklings. Many thanks for all.

July 2012 S + T O'B Australia
Clean.Comfortable,friendly staff. We really enjoyed our stay. Thank you.

July 2012 A group
had a lovely time

July 2012 D walking weekend
Lovely place, very comfortable, georgeous setting! thank you!

July 2012 Gary (G of London Coaches)
Enjoyable stay with students, would come again cheers

July 2012 C R
Wonderful place, made to feel so welcome, staff very encouraging will be back.

June 2012 C

June 2012 M
Weather awful but great stay

June 2012 JS (The Pro)
Very nice place felt warm and friendly lovely rooms. Thanks X

June 2012 TK
Lovely well kept place, comfy bed Bouns! Thankyou X

June 2012 RF Manchester
I loved this place and felt really looked after, thank you

June 2012 NB Porche W London

June 2012 K C Oxfordshire
Ancient Tree Hugger.

June 2012 RmcB Tree hunter


June 2012 S20
Nice value for 80 but it will be better if you offer hot shower water after 2330

June2012 B,SB T +B Lyon France
Thanks for a friendly welcome and comfortable site -very lovely landscape and lakes- lovely hostel - great place.

June 2012 J South London
Great value for 20, warm friendly welcome, comfy dorm, all clean and tidy- Spacious too only -ve not a lot of parking, but then this is a backpackers hostel!

June 2012 Chelsea - This ones a bit out of charecter!
-nice area but my room felt dirty, my pouch was ripped and had a blood stain Not worth 20 for a room that takes 6 people. Owner - we are sorry you were disapointed -the sheets are laundered professionaly -you should have come and told us we would have sorted it!

May 2012 S +R McM CK Montana USA
gloroius walking - Fairfield Horseshoe, Langdale Pikes. Lovely hostel w good facilities + friendly welcome

May 2012 KW Macclesfield
A gem of a find, the most comfortable bunk bed I have ever stayed in plus clean and tidy.

May 2012 34 "Regency Runners" from Leamington Spa
Fantastic hostel and great welcome. Adam, thank you so much for all your help. we had a fantastic timeXXX

Apr 2012 AH & AD Wales,
Great welcome, lovely hostel, everything we wanted. Will be back. Thank you for all the advice!

Apr 2012 MT,
Lovely Hostel, Nice comfortable beds, thanks for your hospitality.

Apr 2012 CA, FA, LW California & Texas
Thank you, we had a wonderful stay.

Apr 2012 SA + MK Cardif + Bristol
What a lovely hostel, one of the nicest Ive stayed in. Well equipped and cosy lounge too. Very friendly staff made us feel reall
welcome We needed it after a soggy camping experiance, so thank yo! we hope to be back again

Apr 2012 B R & T
Saw red squirel and four ravens. Nice new carpets thanks. Brilliant breakfast and snow on the hills. Four seasons yesterday!

Apr 2012 S & C Group
Awesome staff, greatv hospitality, very clean. We had a great time especially in the lounge!

Mar 2012 LC UK
Thanks great hostel, very helpful staff -Adam thanks a lot! Clean too!

Mar 2012 T W J + A Lincoln
Good hospitality in a beautiful locatio! would definitly recommend to friends

Feb 2012 HR Nottingham
Great Stay, Excellent location. Fantastic living roo and kitchen facilities. Best wishes

Feb 2012 DH
Great Stay thanks

Feb 2012 B A & C London
Great hospitality Cheers & best Wishes

Feb 2012 P & G Spain
Thank you for a very memorable stay. Hope to see you next time we are in England

Jan 2012 NI Dumfries
As ever a great place Thanks

Jan 2012 C & N C Lytham
Really enjoyed our stay its just so peaceful and much needed. Bless You.

Jan 2012 S & LM Yorkshire
Thank You

Jan 2012 LW USA
wonderful time! thanks everyone! I hope to be back.

Dec 2011 CC
I have loved every minute of it keep as manager adam you are very polite.

Dec 2011 LH Staffs
Top place top people, sorted!! See you next year!

Dec 2011 LPY Singapore
Awsome staff and fello hostel mates! Quiet days, but it makes the hostel feel like home. Will be back. Thanks a million and one!

Nov 2011 Party of 9 happy ramblers Yorkshire
Excellent!Good bed, good nights sleep, helpful staff - will be back! Many thanks

Nov 2011 IH W Australia
Thanks Adam for a very restful stay

Nov 2011 WP Oxfordshire
Utterly Fab - Staff all ultra friendly and accomodating. Thank you very much!

Nov 2011 SC Germany
Great people!! thanks for everyone who made us feel justlike home! We will be back for sure!!regards

Nov 2011 PV
Thanks for BH, you is very good peoples

Oct 2011 T & P B
Brilltime, first time in a hosteland definiatly will come back soo. THANK YOU

Oct 2011 NT Mission Lincolnshire
You are amazing people, We thank God for leading us here! May he bless all your work. We definetly will meet again.

Oct 2011 MA Germany
Thank you very much. God bless you!

Oct 2011 JN Cambridge
Wonderful; I'll be back! tThank you.

Oct 2011 HR Huntingdon
Had a great stay, manager very helpful and knowedgeable. Felt really welcome and comfortable. Will definitely come back Tx

Oct 2011 JR
Nice one! Cheers X

Oct 2011 MM Manchester
Good place to stay, value for money -just no eggs for breakfast

Oct 2011 N London
So lovely! & Fab manager! Really enjoyed my stay, Thanks! "I'll be back"

Sept 2011 J & R H Geelong Vic. Australia
thanks so much for a lovely stay & all your help

Sept 2011 B+M
Nice Hostel!! We very much enjoyed our stay!! Cheers!

Sept 2011 R, R DC Vancouver BC
Thanks to you both for caring for us on our Lake District Respite. Blessings

Sept 2011 PQ Corby
A great welcome on a VERY VERY WET day! Much appreciated

Aug 2011 P Madrid, Spain
Fantastic place 11/10 cheers!

Aug 2011 NL Melbourne
Great Hostel, staff really friendly and welcoming and good spread for breakfast 10/10!

Aug 2011 PT Germany
Agree with all the comments!, Cheers, P

Aug 2011 C, France
Really nice hostel, we had a great time here. Amazing and great area. Great thanks!

Aug 2011 PP & SF USA
Amazing hostel, had a comfortable and great time here. It is such a beautiful county. WILL be back and hoping to stay here again

Aug 2011 JT Glasgow
Brilliant stay, really comfortable sleep, great shower, lovely staff & amazing kitchen! definately coming back!!!!

Aug 2011 Grammar Girls, Lancaster
Had a fab time, breakfast was yummy, piano was fun and the beds were cosy. Great place to stay. (Physio is wellfit

Aug 2011 F & L
Lovely place, very friendly - only downside was my very squeaky bunk

Aug 2011 M + E Germany
This was excellent in ALL respects!

Aug 2011 A + A Russia
1)have fallen in love with the place 2)Like it very much enough space for everything:

Aug 2011 J Mc A, W Midlands.
Very comfortable - felt most welcome as always in hostel

Aug 2011 P Family, New Zealand
Loved our stay. Yesterday was one of the best days of our holiday..Loved the Lake District

Aug 2011 C Manchester.
great place, definately coming back

July 2011 M + A India
Plesant stay & friendly staff. had a great time

July 2011 EL Hong Kong
Plesant and warm place to stay!Would be even better if I could find hot water when the kitchen is closed

July 2011 S New Zealand
Very good
stay and welcoming Thanks

July 2011 VK + family
Good place to stay, but couldn't find drinking water (Tap water is good here!! AB)

July 2011 B J New Zealand
Best place to stay in Ambleside

July 2011 N,T + K Guildford
Was lovely and fabulous being out at your cottage, great accommodation, facilities, and the breakfast was a delight. Many thanks,CHEERS!!

July 2011 K+J S Yorks

July 2011 DA. Surrey,Plm UNI.
GREAT STAY! Thanks for hospitality, will be back soon to have a holiday!

July 2011 A + T
lovely stay, great hot showers and a great meal at Lucy4 thanks and very helpful staff!!

July 2011 Blaker party, all over UK
A lovely stay!

July 2011 MSN
We had a great stay! thanks a lot

July 2011 S & D
Really clean, friendly, perfect!

July 2011 Miles
Cool Man

July 2011 BR.
Really Good hostel - excellent xxxxx (five star)! Thanks a lot!

July 2011 J.
A good time, great breakfast

July 2011 CS
A good time, Great staff

July 2011 M & R family, Germany.
Thaks for the very good atmosphere here. The house is very clean and the staff super. these days we had here were wonderful. Adieu

June 2011 FC. Hexam
lovely place & lovely people!

June 2011 S,T&J.
Great place. Great hosts, thank you!

June 2011 JB.
Extreemly friendly host Chris. Lovely place eg big sofas etc. But they had 20yrdd snorers!!! (ear plugs too!)

June 2011 ED. Ontario Canada.
Had an amazing stay here. Hope to make it back one day!

June 2011 M & C France.
This hostel is one of the cleanest and best-organised we've ever stayed in. We had a really good time in Amblesde. Thank you!!

June 2011 K.O.
Excellent place, Good people,really enjoyed my stay.

June 2011 The 'Fat Dads' Hampshire
Easy going and comfortable. Thanks and see you next time!

June 2011 NH Malaysia
This is my first experiance staying at a backpackers hostel. I love this place. Its clean and well-kept. I had a wonderful time

May 2011 PS Switzerland
Its a great place to be. I've met a lot of nice people. Thanks for your hospitality

May 2011 J,J,B,E,B,M,F,M
Awesome and friendly staff, lovely rooms and everything else was perfect. Thank you very much

May 2011 S
Home away from home, Saline

May 2011 J + E Canada
Lovely Place, felt like home, Helpful staff and amazing views. Couldnt ask for anything better. Thanks for the computer.

April 2011 PM Germany
We loved our stay here. Very friendly, nice surroundings. I'd love to come again one day.

April 2011 GR UK
Once again a lovely stay. Friendly helpful staff + btfl. weather!!! Thanks!

April 2011 JT Rufford
Had a lovely stay here, very friendly and welcoming staff. Will reccomend and return. Thank you.

April 2011 JB Australia
Nice place, very friendly, thanksfor all your help!

April 2011 R,T,M,A&T
Most ever Friendly service we get. Best place after home to live.

April 2011 A,C,C & A Newbury UK
Really friendly and homly hostel in such a beautiful place. We did'nt want to leave! Thank you!

April 2011 H J & SB South Korea
Wicked!! Best Hostel ever! Thank yu for letting us leave our baggages, so helpful. Good day, It was nice to see you again on Rydal Rd.

April 2011 KH Scotland.
Wonderful, friendly, Great!!. Thanks.

April 2011 AS B CTC Cyclists
Great 2 nights celebrating my 60th Birthday. A great place fera party!! Thank you.

April 2011 MS Leeds.
Great hostel. Good Staff. Enjoyed the breakfast -you can't beat cerials and toast! Excellent facilities. Loved the hot showers.

April 2011 PB Glasgow.
Great location, clean,sociable. Very helpful staff, Fantastic breakfast. Great value. Could not ask for more!. Will be back.

March 2011 D A Parkistan.
This is such an amazing place. Its cheap and perfect. Loved playing piano and watching TV.

March 2011 KH .
its been great! loved sitting by the fire playing scrabble.

March 2011 B. PP
I loved the cosy lounge + looked forward to coming back to it every day. Very helpful owners + beautiful house. I will reccomend it!

March 2011 E & C. Seattle USA.
Wonderful, Wonderful, Wonderful! Thanks!

March 2011 FG. Cumbria.
Absolutly b'ful & vgd sleep! Thankyou.

March 2011 A. Scarborough.
great Hostel! Friendly and helpful staff, fantastic stay! Will be back....

Feb 2011 S. Tiwan.
The staff is really friendly & helpful. So are the people staying here. Room 8 bunks are cozy. Fabulous place! Thank you very much!!!

Feb 2011 K + Dad Scotland
Feb 2011 After a day in the mountains a perfect place to come back to.

Feb 2011 J.S 'C.Ramblers'
Feb 2011 Excellent Hostel will come again

Feb 2011 J Bristol
fantastic place, very friendly will stay again, thank you

Feb 2011 L + F Bucks + Devon
Excellent Hostel, fab time, definatly be back

Feb 2011 S
Great stay again, hope to be back

Feb 2011 BA Manchester
Great Stay, Many thanks.

Feb 2011 H's & D's Australia
Despite weather had a lovely time in Lake District. You've been very helpful. Beautiful area!

Feb 2011 VC St Albans
For my first experiance of backpackers, I'm really impressed - loved the fire and cosy lounge. Thank you.

Feb 2011 CH & AE
Best hostel ever - cleaner than my house

Feb 2011 DC Scotland
I am glad you still have lime marmalade for breakfast (orange M, Jams and Honey too!!! AB)

Feb 2011 DF N/Castle
Thank you, will maybe see you next year.

Dec 2010 P.S.J.R. Wales.
As usual, a warm welcome stay. Winter deal is FAB, as is Loughrigg Fell. Thank you, see you next year.

Dec 2010 TK. Thailand
great place, lovely people, enjoyed lots+lots+lots

Dec 2010 APK Preston, Lancs.
Fantastic winter holiday, Well-appointed. Good Value + room to myself (no snoring!)

Nov 2010 GH Pinner, Middlesex
A welcome break and a warm welcome. Very good value. Thank you.

Oct 2010 C & M L Cornwall
Good accommodation, excellent kitchen & lounge - beats camping! will be back....

Oct 2010 P.D. Songkala Thailand
Everything here were really nice. We're very enjoyed to stay here and feel at home. many thanks

Oct 2010 C & PA J, Whitby N Yorkshire
Great board game seection, lovelely kitchen to eat at and very lively. Child friendly in all areas.

Oct 2010 M & J B perth, Australia
This has to be the friendliest place on earth to stay. Thank you for making it a lovely time.

Oct 2010 SE Massachusetts USA
A really nice place to unwind after a walk

Sept 2010 DB & MS Whakatane New zealand
Lovely place has a really good homely feel to it.

Sept 2010 A & s W
Loved the place! Extremely clean. Very impressive. Thank you for a wonderful stay

Sept 2010 E DS Kent
I like this place. It works. Thank you for a most enjoyable stay and so well organised

Sept 2010 IA
Has everything that is required. It is good. I will continue to come everytime I am in Ambleside

Ambleside Backpackers Hostel, Iveing Cottage, Old Lake rd. Ambleside, LA22 0DJ.
+44(0)15394 32340

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