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Honister Hause Hostel

A small hostel at the summit of Honister Pass, a high level route connecting the valleys of Borrowdale and Buttermere. Walkers and climbers stay here to reach the most famous names of central Lakeland - Scafell, Great Gable, Pillar, Red Pike, Dale Head and many more.


Lounge/dining room, self-catering kitchen, showers and drying room.

Beds 26
Disabled Facilities No
Drinks License No
Meals Yes, 19.00 hrs
Under 3's No
No Smoking Yes
High Chairs No
Cots No
Parking Yes


Honister Hause, Seatoller, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5XN
017687 77267
Tourist Information: 017687 77294

Getting There

From Keswick follow the B5289 (signed Borrowdale) for approx 9m. The hostel is on the left.

Ordnance Survey Sheet/Grid Ref: 89/224135


Stagecoach Cumberland 77/A from Keswick, May-Oct only; otherwise 79 Keswick-Seatoller, then 11/2m. (Tel: 01946 63222) (For BR connections see Keswick).


Penrith 27m; Windermere 32m.

Nearest Other Hostels

Borrowdale 2m, Buttermere 4m, Black Sail 3m by mountain path.

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