Striding Edge Hostel near Ullswater copyright LDNPA

Striding Edge Hostel

If you're looking for low cost self-catering accommodation in the Ullswater valley above Glenridding, Striding Edge Hostel could be the answer.

Situated at 1000 feet, Striding Edge Hostel provides warm and comfortable, basic group accommodation, whether you're studying, exploring, adventuring or just relaxing.

Converted from the former Greenside mine buildings, the solid stone hostel is the perfect base to access some of the most exhilarating routes in the Lake District such as Helvellyn and Striding Edge.

Facilities include:

  • sleeping space for 18 in six upper-level bedrooms - 3 x 2 bunk beds and 3 x 4 bunk beds
  • large dining room / common room
  • male and female showers and toilets
  • well equipped kitchen including utensils, cutlery, crockery, pans, large gas cooker, commercial fridge and microwave.


Map to Striding Edge Hostel (PDF)

Prices and how to book

Striding Edge Hostel (The Base)



Kitchen at Stridging Edge Hostel copyright LDNPA

Common room

Common Room at Striding Edge Hostel copyright LDNPA

A selection of beds available

Beds in Striding Edge Hostel

Back of hostel

Back of Striding Edge Hostel copyright LDNPA

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Location of Striding Edge Hostel copyright LDNPA

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