Broadrake Bunkbarn, Broadrake, Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton, LA6 3AX
Call Mike & Rachel Benson on 01524 241357
OverviewA stunning location on a popular bridleway with far reaching views to Ribblehead, Park Fell and Ingleborough. This old agricultural building has been renovated to a very high standard with bedrooms, showers, toilets and drying room on the ground floor and an upstairs open-plan area with exposed beams, excellent kitchen facilities, dining area and seating area with large, comfortable sofas. A small resources room has a good selection of books, maps and games. There is free superfast fibre WiFi but no mobile phone reception. The Dales High Way long distance path passes the door and the Pennine Journey LDP is just a field away, making it an ideal overnight stop. The Three Peaks can be walked from the door avoiding the crowds at Horton. Plenty of other walking, biking and caving opportunities in the area as well as the Ingleborough NNR across the valley and the limestone pavement of Scales Moor a short walk away. Broadrake is in a fantastic Dark Skies area too. This accommodation is featured on our map of Yorkshire and Lancashire and here is its own website.
Rooms & Beds:20: 1x8, 2x4, 2x twin.
Open:All year. All day.
Price per night:Weekends: £25pp or 2 nights sole use £900. Mid-week: 20pp or £360 a night sole use. Bank Holiday 3 nights sole use £1350. Week sole use £2000. £5 bedding/towel hire.
Booking:Confirm availability by phone or email
Directions:From B6255 turn onto Philpin lane. Go through the farmyard and across 5 cattle grids just before 6th cattle grid turn right onto unmade track. Do not attempt Philpin lane if flooded retire to the Hill Inn and phone from there.
Public Transport:Ribblehead Station is about 2 miles away by footpaths. Free pick-up from/to the station may be possible by prior arrangement.
Walks:Long Distance Walks
This accommodation is near mountains, is in a National Park, is available to individuals, is an 'Eco Hostel', has a pub within walking distance and is on the or near to the Settle to Carlisle railway, the Luxury Barn page, the ideal for retreats page, the Dales Way, the Three Peaks and the Dales High Way.
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Workshops at Broadrake Bunkbarn
May 21st 2019
Blacksmithing, Willow Weaving, Scything, Painting and Photography courses for individuals and groups
The popular Blacksmithing and Willow Weaving courses at Broadrake are joined this year by Line and Wash Painting workshops. These provide an opportunity to learn watercolour painting and photography, using the stunning landscapes and local wildflowers and fungi around Broadrake. Courses take place mid week with overnight accommodation available in the bunkbarn at 10% discount. It’s great to have a day away from the daily grind and learn a new skill ! There’s something for everyone. The full list of courses available can be viewed on Broadrake Bunkbarn’s website.
Plenty of mid-week availability on the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge Route.
May 15th 2019
Don’t despair if you are struggling to find accommodation around the Yorkshire Three Peaks Route. Broadrake Bunkbarn, just 100m off the route at Chapel-le-Dale, has spaces Mon-Fri throughout the Summer and offers luxury hostel accommodation to individuals and groups.
Nestling in the lea of Ingleborough, with stunning views of the Ribblehead Viaduct, Broadrake Bunkbarn is just 100m from the famous Yorkshire Three Peaks route as it turns off down Philpin Lane in Chapel-le-Dale. A more perfect position would be difficult to find! Even better news is that there are plenty of spaces on weekdays throughout the Summer, even in July and August. As the Three Peaks Route has becomes more and more popular, it makes sense to do it mid-week when the crowds are at work. For even more solitude there are many other over-looked footpaths that criss-cross the stunning landscape around Broadrake.
Superfast fibre broadband in a rural retreat
May 8th 2019
Looking for an unforgettable venue for small conferences, residential training, writers’ workshops, team building or simply for working in peace & quiet away from the interruptions of daily life? Look no further than Broadrake Bunkbarn nr Ingleton in the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
With superfast fibre broadband (better than most of you will have at home!), Broadrake Bunkbarn offers guests wonderful contradictions. It is tucked away down a long farm track, under the wings of Ingelborough, one of famous Yorkshire Three Peaks, and with stunning uninterrupted views of the iconic Ribblehead Viaduct of Settle to Carlisle railway fame. Surrounded by sheep, birdsong and flower meadows its hard to believe that you will have superfast broadband at your fingertips. Combine the idyllic location & the lightening fast WiFi with deluxe bunkbarn accommodation (bunkbarn really doesn’t do it justice) and you have your perfect venue. Beautifully converted from an ancient stone barn just 7 years ago, you have a wonderfully large and light communal space, with comfy sofas, a large dining/boardroom table and fab kitchen. There’s accomodation for 20 in small dorms and twin rooms. If you want your next out of the office event to be remembered, host it at Broadrake Bunkbarn, a unique venue for unique memories.