Carrs Farm Bunkhouse, Wolsingham, County Durham, DL13 3BQ

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Self catering bunkhouse near Wolsingham and Weardale

Carrs Farm Bunkhouse is a converted 17th-century barn with stunning views over Weardale. It provides comfortable bunk bed accommodation in three rooms for groups of up to 21 people (minimum group size 10).

Situated in the heart of the North Pennines the bunkhouse is Eco Friendly. It is entirely self-sufficient on wind and solar power, with an eco wood burning stove for heating and a borehole water supply.

There are three bunkrooms, 2 sleeping 6 people (one en suite) and a larger room which sleeps 9. The bunks are provided with fresh fitted sheets but bring your own sleeping bag or duvet. There is a fully equipped self-catering kitchen, large lounge area and two shower rooms. There is a large outdoor seating area with BBQ, tables & benches. Pizza and Chinese takeaways can be delivered to the door.

The farm also has a campsite which is ideal for DofE groups and as extra accommodation for large groups.

This accommodation is featured on our map of Northumberland and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    21: 2x6, 1x9
  • Open:

    All year (Arrival time: from 4pm. Departure time: before 10am)
  • Price per night:

    £30 per person. Enquire about sole use.
  • Booking:

    By phone or email. Deposits are non-refundable.
  • Directions:

    Coming from Wolsingham once over the metal bridge (Wears Bank) turn right, ignore Sat Nav and drive to the top of hill. Take the next right turn. Look for the metal pole with a bridleway sign and a large white stone saying Carrs Farm then go along the track (along Rushylea Lane). Drive past the 2 cottages and keep driving along the track to to the bunkhouse. Please shut any gates you go through as there may be stock in the field.
  • Public Transport :

    Nearest Trains and buses are in Wolsingham, 20 minutes walk from the bunkhouse.
  • Walks :

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks C2C Cycle Route Walney to Wear Trans Euro Trail
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aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
fSleeping bags required
gFully heated
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
vWithin 5 miles of NCN
ZDogs by arrangement
wGroups Only


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Hammocking with views over Weardale, Co Durham

September 17th 2021

Carrs Farm has 2 .6 acres of woodland with benches to sit up to 32 people and two fire pit areas, the woodland is ideal for hammocks and camping. There is a compost toilet at one end of the woodland built inside a little log hut .

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Discounts and free camping for DofE groups

May 28th 2021

Carrs Farm Bunkhouse in the North Pennines loves to support DofE groups. Just for DofE groups, they offer a discount on the bunkhouse rates and camping is FREE. Is it any wonder that DofE groups love staying at Carrs Farm?

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