Castle Head FSC, Grange over Sands, Cumbria, LA11 6QT
Call them on 01539 538120 (Mon-Fri, 9am–5pm)
OverviewCastle Head Field Studies Council centre in a country mansion on the southern edge of the Lake District National Park close to Morecambe Bay.
Beds & Rooms:160: across 33 rooms
Open:All year. Incl Xmas and New Year
Price per night:Please enquire
Booking:A deposit is required for all reservations, with full balance payable four weeks prior to arrival.
Directions:The postcode in the Satnav will take you to Lindale village. The centre is signposted off the B5277 just east of Lindale on a sharp bend. Castle Head centre is about ½ mile down the little lane – you will see the main house in front of you, follow the road round to the right and the car park will be on the left. If arriving by coach – once you arrive at the centre, due to limited turning area, it is easier to drive past the entrance to the car park and reverse in. Please be aware that there may be people moving around whilst you are manoeuvring.
Public Transport:The nearest (local) railway station is Grange over Sands (5 mins' drive). It is connected to the main west coast line at Lancaster and Preston. Collection from the local station can be arranged in advance and is free of charge. Lancaster is also served by National Express coaches connecting with many parts of the country
Walks:Long Distance Walks
This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is by the sea, is in a National Park, is available only to groups, is a Green Business Award Winner and has a pub within walking distance. It is on the Field Studies Council page and the map of accommodation for school groups.