Bank House Farm Hostel, Bank House Farm, Glaisdale, Whitby YO21 2QA
Call Chris or Emma Padmore on 01947 897297
Self catering hostel on the North York MoorsPLEASE NOTE THE CAMPING BARN WILL BE CLOSED DURING 2023 FOR REFURBISHMENT. However, the hostel will remain open.
A luxury Bunk Barn and a simple Camping Barn on a working organic farm with farmhouse B&B. Set in beautiful Glaisdale Dale, with stunning views of the North York Moors. The Bunk Barn is a modern barn conversion with under-floor heating, large comfy kitchen/dining/living room with sofas, drying room, showers and private toilets. Picnic BBQ area and garden with panoramic views. There is one large dorm with eight single beds and one bunk bed, each equipped with sheet and pillow. Bring your own sleeping bag/duvet and towel.
The Camping Barn provides simple, single-night shelter for those walking or cycling with their own sleeping bags and cooking equipment. Duvet & towel hire £5. DIY breakfast £5. The farm's beef & lamb is available seasonally, bring other food with you, or arrange a supermarket delivery. Wainwright's Coast to Coast route 1m (collection possible), Whitby & Jurassic coast 12m, steam trains 3m, Esk Valley walk 3m.
Plus there are 3 double/twin rooms in the farmhouse for B&B
Beds & Rooms:18: Bunkbarn 10: 1x10, Camping barn 8: 2x4. Plus B&B.
Open:All year. Phone calls 9am-9pm
Price per night:Bunkbarn: W/ends £600 (2 nights), Sat only £450. Midweek £30pppn (min 2 people, 2 nights. C2C walkers can stay one night). Camping Barn: £12pp. Farmhouse B&B: £50pp.
Booking:Booking essential. Deposit required, balance 30 days before arrival.
Directions:From Glaisdale station go uphill through village and turn left at T junction signed Glaisdale Dale Only. After 1 mile turn left by Witchpost Cottage. Pass New House Farm then turn left over cattle grid and follow farm track 1/3 mile to farmyard.
- Glaisdale train station 3 miles. M&D Transport minibus from Castleton to Whitby in Glaisdale village (2.5 miles). Nat. Express coaches at Whitby.
- Long Distance Walks Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk Mountain Bike Coast to Coast Walney to Wear
Dog Friendly Individuals welcome Camping Barns and Bothies Small Hostels Duke of Edinburgh's Award Retreats Accommodation for Cyclists Breakfast IHUK Signage
This accommodation is available at the following peak timesAvailable for Christmas 2023 Available New Year 2023 / 2024 Available February Half Term 2024 Available May Day Bank Holiday 2024 Available Spring Bank Holiday or Half Term 2024 Available October Half Term 2024
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January 18th 2023
Whitby is wonderful! and it is often busy, so Bank House Farm Hostel in the dale of Glaisdale is a perfect place to find peace and tranquillity at the end of the day.
Located on an organic farm and off the beaten track, our comfortable cottage with a dorm, that divides into three with curtains, is a great place to make your temporary home.
A great base to explore Whitby!
January 22nd 2022
Soak up the heart and soul of Whitby’s famous culture! With Whitby being the setting of the most famous vampire novel of all time, Dracula… and is by far the best place to buy fish and chips, you know you’ll come away home to Bank House Farm Hostel with a smile on your face! 😉
With Whitby just a short drive away, you can’t miss spending a day out in one of the UK’s most renowned seaside towns! This lively, cultural town can promise you a soul-filling cultural experience, while little fishing villages such as Staithes surround it, singing a soft song of underlying peace and tranquility which you can even taste in your fresh, warm plate of fish and chips!
Alternatively, the immeditate surroundings of Bank House Farm Hostel are remote and relaxed. It is situated within The North York Moors National Park. It is perfect for a relaxing and tranquil stay.