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Looking for Accommodation for The Tour of Britain Cycle Race? Look no further!

On Monday 16th September 2013 the Tour of Britain Cycle Race will begin its second day in Carlisle City Centre. If you are looking to get in on the action then there is no better place to stay but Carlisle City Hostel! Our prices start from only £15 a bed and we are literally 300 meters from the start line, so if you want to catch Sir Wiggins in action book now, we are already filling up!

For more information visit the official Tour of Britain website;

Below; Wiggins & Cavendish at the start line in Carlisle in 2012.

carlisle_startline Wiggins Cavendish 2012

Carlisle City Hostel – Now Taking Bookings!

We are proud to announce that we are now taking bookings starting on the weekend of 20th July 2013 and all the way through to 2014. Make your booking now to ensure you get a bed in Carlisle’s only independent Backpacker Hostel. Please remember that we do cater for walkers and cyclists and have space for bicycle parking, please let us know in advance so we can book your bike into a space!

Bookings can be made on our website using the booking engine or via e-mail and telephone.

We look forward to seeing you all soon!


Carlisle City Hostel Location Revealed

We are now proud to announce that the address for Carlisle City Hostel is……

36 Abbey Street, Carlisle, CA3 8TX

We are located in one of the oldest streets in the city with the building itself dating back to the early 1800’s. The street and building has some amazing history which will be revealed as we unravel it.

The preparations for the opening are coming along well and we hope to be open in early July 2013 all being well. We will be starting to take bookings very soon but if you are extra specially keen please feel free to contact us to book your bed!

That’s all for now folks!

Cath & Jono