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Family Room, Ensuite (Bunk beds)

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Traditional Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Ensuite, Mountain View

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Family Room, Ensuite (3 Bunk Beds)

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Traditional Twin Room, 2 Single Beds, Ensuite, Mountain View

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Traditional Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Ensuite, Mountain View

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room, Ensuite (Bunk Beds)

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Hotel Description

During your stay at Thorney How, you'll be within walking distance of Grasmere Garden Village. Enjoy features like free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking, plus a restaurant. Built in 1600, this 3-star hostel has 11 rooms over 2 floors. Free WiFi and safes are available in all rooms.

  • All rooms offer safes and showers
  • Free WiFi
  • Free self-parking
  • Options for a bite to eat or a relaxing drink include a restaurant, a coffee shop and a bar/lounge
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Amenities include a front-desk safe, meeting rooms and a terrace
  • Just a 1-minute drive from Easdale Tarn and a few minutes from Grasmere Garden Village

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):

  • Dining venue(s)

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. A library, a terrace, and a garden are also featured at the eco-friendly Thorney How. Free self parking is available. You'll have access to the health club at a partner property. This 3-star Ambleside hostel is smoke free.

  • 11 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • Built in 1600
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Television in lobby
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free cots/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Manchester (MAN) (157.4 km / 97.8 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Thorney How offers 11 forms of accommodation with a safe. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Cots/infant beds (complimentary) are also available. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in February 2017.

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower
  • Cots (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Safe
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 9 AM.

Thorney How has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Parasailing nearby
  • Rock climbing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Cave exploring nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby
  • Ziplining nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby

Accessibility

If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:30 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 3:30 PM - 10 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

This property is closed to guests 10:30 AM-3:30 PM.

This property does not provide towels in all room types. Towels can be rented for a small fee.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 3:30 PM - 10 PM.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cots (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Staffed front desk
  • No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: GBP 10.00 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 2.75 and GBP 9.75 per person (approximately)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Thorney How Hotel Grasmere
  • Thorney How Hotel
  • Thorney How Grasmere
  • Thorney How Hostel Ambleside
  • Thorney How Hostel
  • Thorney How Ambleside
  • Thorney How Hostel/Backpacker
  • Thorney How Ambleside
  • Thorney How Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Thorney How Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Ambleside

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Alcohol isn't allowed at Thorney How.

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

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