For group bookings please contact
017687 77246 or
P. Blackledge, Nov 2018
Permanent Closure of Derwentwater Independent Hostel
The hostel will close from Sunday 3rd March 2024. You can read the details and reasons behind this closure in a statement from hostel Trustees via the link below.
Hostel Office Hours
We will have specific office hours to respond to any telephone queries arising from booking cancellations and these are detailed below:
Monday 19th February 2024 - 3.30pm to 4.30pm
Tuesday 20th February 2024 - 12.00pm to 2.00pm
Wednesday 21st February 2024 - 10.00am to 12.00pm
24th to 29th February - office closed
Friday 1st March 2024 - 9.00am to 12.00pm
Please be patient and wait for hostel staff to contact you, and if you do have any pressing queries, please contact us by email in the first instance, as some of our team are working remotely.
This is also an extremely difficult time for our hostel staff team and they will do their best to help answer any queries.
Alternative Group Accommodation Providers
The following group accommodation providers may be able to help offer alternative venues for your Lake District Residential stays:
Independent Hostels UK https://independenthostels.co.
Cumbria Outdoors at Hawse End on Derwentwater https://cumbriaoutdoors.org 01768 812280
Newlands Adventure Centre www.activity-centre.com/school-residentials/ 017687 78463
Youth Hostels Association www.yha.org.uk 01629 592637
Fussells Travel Service www.fussellstravelservice.co.uk/school-trips 01229 826861
Elterwater Hostel (groups of up to 36) www.elterwaterhostel.co.uk 015394 37245
Ingleton Hostel www.ingletonhostel.co.uk 015242 41444
This list will be updated continuously.