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Alston Youth Hostel

Accommodation type: Hostel

The Firs, Alston, Cumbria, CA9 3RW
Linda Almond, Jenny Bradley and Neil Willmott
01434 381509

The perfect stop-over on the Pennine Way and the Coast-to-Coast cycle route for walkers and cyclists.

We are located right next to the Pennine Way route after the long hike from Dufton over Cross Fell with all amenities in Alston town within easy walking distance. We have a large drying room and secure indoor cycle storage for up to 20 bikes. A full meal service can be provided on request or there are good self catering facilities, dining room and guests' lounge.

Overlooking the South Tyne Valley and in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Alston is England’s highest market town with steep cobbled streets surrounded by wild solitary fells and excellent cycling routes and walks.

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Prices from:
From £40 for private room
Prices from:
From £18.50 pp in shared dorm


  • Wheelchair access: No
  • Adapted Toilets: No
  • Dogs welcome: No
  • Evening Meals: Yes
  • WiFi Available: Yes

Additional Services

  • Packed lunches: Yes
  • Laundry service: Yes
  • Luggage transfer service: No
  • Pickup service: No

Equestrian Facilities

  • Horse stabling/grazing: No
  • Horse box parking: No

Cyclist Facilities

  • Secure cycle storage: Yes

Entry last updated: 05/04/2018

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