Dacres Stable Camping Barn, Grisedale Farm, Whinfell, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 9EN

Call Hilary Fell on 01539 823208 or 07788 633936

Overview

Only 20 minutes' drive from Kendal, Dacre's Stable Camping Barn at Grisedale Farm is in the new Eastern extension to the Lake District National Park, On a very quiet gated road away from the main A6 it is a perfect base from which to explore the Yorkshire Dales, the Lake District and the Eden valley, all within an hour's drive. Great for mountain biking, walking, and cycling on quiet tracks and lanes, surrounded by wildlife and space to gaze, bird-watch, sketch, play, read or do nothing but dream. Dacre's Stable (named after a fell pony who lived at the farm) is a flexible, friendly space for families or groups, with a green ethos. It comfortably sleeps 8 on a sole use, self-catering basis. The ground floor sleeps 2 (double bed) with shower room, wood-burner and well equipped kitchen. Upstairs, reached by outside steps, sleeps 6+ with extra mattresses and pillows and a wood-burner and drying rack. BYO towels, sleeping bags/ warm bedding, pillow cases, torches and some dry kindling wood. Discounts for midweek or longer stays. Please phone for availability and for current prices This accommodation is featured on our map of the Lake District and here is its own website.

Details

  • Rooms & Beds:

    8: 1x2 1x6.
  • Open:

    Easter to November inclusive
  • Price per night:

    Sole use of the building. Ground floor only (sleeps 2 + 1) £55. Ground floor plus upper bunk room £80. Minimum 2 nights stay. Reductions for longer stays.
  • Booking:

    Please phone for availability and to book and discuss requirements.
  • Directions:

    10 mins from A6, 7miles north of Kendal, please phone for directions.
  • Public Transport:

    Trains: Penrith & Oxenholme (30 mins' drive), Kendal (20 mins' drive). Car hire and National Express buses also at Kendal. No local buses.
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks

This accommodation is in a National Park and is available only to groups. It is on the IHUK signage page, the Small Hostels Map and the Dales Way.

Facilities

aMixed dormitories
rDisabled Access
fSleeping bags required
hSome areas heated
kSelf catering facilities
iDrying room
jShowers
vWithin 5 miles of NCN
wGroups Only

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Dacres Stable Camping Barn

August 26th 2019

Excellant value group accommodation in the Lake District National Park

Our little camping barn has disabled access, a drying room, and self catering facilities! The Lake District has endless opportunities for views, outdoor sports, hikes, cafes, towns, shops, and restaurants. Grisedale Farm and Dacres Stable havr horses, wild flowers, and lush green meadows… Come, and be free from daily duties in this natural paradise.

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A spacious comfy barn sleeping 8 on a sole use, self-catering basis.

July 18th 2018

Close to the Yorkshire Dales National Park and a short drive from Kendal, Dacres Stable Camping Barn is on the eastern edge of the Lake District National Park.

Situated on the beautifully isolated Grisedale farm, our Camping Barn is in a superb location for anyone that wants to explore the Yorkshire Dales National Park, The Eden Valley and The Lake District National Park.  On a gated road away from the main A6 it is a perfect base for exploring the Yorkshire Dales, the Lake District and the Eden Valley. Great too for mountain biking, walking, & cycling on quiet tracks and lanes. The camping barn comfortably sleeps 8 on a sole use, self-catering basis.

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Dacre’s Stable Winter Closing

November 30th 2017

Dacre’s Stable will be shut from 11th December to end of January.

Dacre’s Stable camping barn at Grisedale Farm will be closed from 11th December 2017 to the end of January 2018. 

Please phone 01539 823208 for enquiries or bookings for 2018. 

Hilary Fell wishes all her visitors a very Happy Christmas and New Year

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