Online Booking


For group bookings please contact
017687 77246 or

Learning programmes for schools
and youth groups.

"As always, it has been a pleasure using the hostel."

Ben Keen, The Adventure Element director and outdoor instructor, April 2017

Families and individuals

To view prices and booking details please click here. You will be able to book online up to 6 months in advance.


To view prices and booking details for groups (i.e schools and youth groups) please click here. Groups can book up to 12 months in advance but please ring or email us rather than trying to book online.

Exclusive use of the hostel for parties and events

We now have a simple pricing structure for booking exclusive use of the hostel for house parties, weddings and events, with particularly appealing winter rates. You can view the prices here.

Derwentwater Independent Hostel
Barrow House
CA12 5UR
Telephone: 017687 77246

Thank you to Geoff Williams, Rebecca Laff, Fiona McCarthy, John and Sam Snyder, and KTA for generously providing inspiring photographs.
Thank you to Lisa Bamford at Stoats and Weasels for designing our website, and to Sam Snyder for building it.
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