YHA Helvellyn is a traditional hostel in a unique location – 963ft up the third highest mountain in the country, in the most beautiful national park in the UK! Perfect for hill walkers, climbers and mountain bikers!
YHA Helvellyn has 70 beds in a selection of dorm beds and private rooms. The Youth Hostel has excellent self-catering facilities and a lounge which can be used for socialising and relaxing.
Due to the fantastic location the hostel is quite basic but well kept! There are 18 rooms in total all containing bunks, we have several with 2 beds, 4 beds, 3 beds a double room and a few larger 6/7 bedded rooms – 70 beds in total. All the bathroom facilities are shared and are dotted around the building.
There is also camping space for five people with absolutely stunning views over the Patterdale valley.