Carlisle City Hostel

Carlisle City Hostel is Carlisle's only independent backpacker hostel offering cheap accommodation for backpackers, walkers, cyclists and budget travelers. We offer free secure bicycle storage.


Welcome to Carlisle City Hostel, Carlisle's only independent backpacker hostel. We offer cheap accommodation for backpackers, walkers, cyclists and budget travelers. We have 2 modern dormitories and two private rooms. Our kitchen is fully equipped and available to all. We offer free Wi-Fi in communal areas and advice on the local area as well as tea and coffee. Bike and bag storage is also free of charge. Bike storage is currently in the cellar which is locked at all times (except for access).

Located on picturesque Abbey Street opposite Tullie House Museum, Carlisle City Hostel is yards from the tourist attractions of Carlisle Cathedral and Carlisle Castle. The hostel is in the heart of the city centre right beside the main shopping street, cafés and some of the city's finest pubs and restaurants.

Carlisle City Hostel has 4 guest rooms and can sleep a total of 20 people. All bedding and linen are provided in every room. Lockers are provided in each room free of charge (padlock required).

Reception Opening times for check in are 3pm - 8pm (Sundays 4pm-8pm) ONLY. If you will not/cannot make it in time for check-in please contact us BEFORE you book on 07914 720821. Latest check out is 10:30am. Valid ID must be presented on check in (passport/driving license) by ALL GUESTS.Carlisle City Hostel is NO SMOKING throughout. Groups over 8 people must contact us before booking - please contact us directly for large group enquiries.

We look forward to welcoming you to Carlisle City Hostel!


From around £18.50


  • Children Welcome
  • Tea/Coffee
  • Secure Bike Lockup
  • Clothes Washing
  • WiFi
  • Breakfast

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36 Abbey Street, Carlisle, CA3 8TX

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