Garrigill Village Hall, Garrigill Village Hall, Garrigill, Alston, Cumbria, CA9 3DS
Call Bookings Secretary on 01434 647516
OverviewThe perfect overnight stop for walkers doing the Pennine Way or Cyclists on the C2C route. Garrigill Village Hall can sleep up to 8 in its cosy but spacious bunk room above the village hall room. Bedding can be hired for those not wanting to carry it. For larger groups the hall itself can be hired with up to 12 camp-beds available but no bedding provided. The small village of Garrigill is close to the source of the Tyne river and boasts a Post Office, a village store and a closed pub (scheduled to re-open Easter 2020). The village hall is well equipped for visitors with free wifi, a good sized kitchen for self-catering, drying room with spin dryer and dehumidifier to get any wet clothes dry after your day's activity. Outside there is a covered cycle shelter with securing rails to keep your bike safe overnight. Camping is also available for individuals or small groups with outdoor washing up area and standpipe (cold water only) Use by campers of showers and drying room in the hall available by prior arrangement for £2pppn.
Beds & Rooms:35: Bunkroom: 8 bunks. Main Hall: 12 camp beds + floor space for 15.
Open:All year. All day
Price per night:£15pp. Bunkroom bedding hire (if required) £5 pp per stay. Camping £7 pp (£4 DofE or other youth activity groups).
Booking:Book via website
Directions:Go uphill through Alston town centre and follow the road B6277 (signed Garrigill) The Village Hall is on the left as you enter the village just after crossing the bridge at the sharp bend.
Public Transport:Closest buses at Alston (4 miles), trains at Penrith, Haltwhistle and Carlisle.
Walks:Long Distance Walks Settle to Carlisle Isaacs Tea Trail C2C Cycle Route Pennine Way
Village Halls Small Hostels Duke of Edinburgh's Award Mountains in the UK Camping Available to Individuals North Pennines
This accommodation is available at the following peak timesAvailable August Bank Holiday 2021 Available Autumn Half Term 2021 Available for Christmas 2021 Available February Half Term 2022 Available Easter 2022 Available May Day Bank Holiday 2022 Available Spring Bank Holiday or Whitson Half Term 2022
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Perfect Duke of Edinburgh Award campsite and bunkhouse in the Lake District
July 2nd 2021
Garrigill Village Hall in the Lake District is ideal for DofE Groups. There is bunkhouse style accommodation above the village hall and a simple campsite with showers and toilets in the grounds. There is even Wifi. All this and a discounted camping rate for DofE Groups. It couldn’t be better.
The camping in the Hall Field is available most times of the year. The village hall’s toilets are open to the public 24/7 and located just off the foyer. They comprise two ladies cubicles and a single gents cubicle and urinal. There are also separate wheelchair-accessible toilet. There’s an outdoor washing-up area behind the village hall and free wifi in the hall’s foyer.
The bunkroom above the village hall sleeps 8 with bedding hire available. Larger groups can BYO bedding and use the hall itself where 12 camp beds are available. There a well equipped kitchen, showers and drying room.
Vehicles are not allowed on the Hall Field. Limited parking is available next to the public telephone box and on the roadside in the village centre.
Camping in the Hall Field is £7 per person per night with a discounted rate of £4 for DofE or similar bona fide youth activity group. To book this special rate online contact the bookings secretary for the promo code.
There is an option for a nightly extra £2 per person (please request when making your booking) to dry out your gear and freshen up in the hall’s two shower cubicles and drying room, accessed via the key-coded rear door of the hall.
Check in with the bookings secretary that the Hall Field is fully available for your group.
Budget accommodation for walkers on the Isaac’s Tea Trail
June 30th 2021
Garrigill Village Hall is around 2.5 miles from Isaac’s Tea Trail and offers basic overnight accommodation for walkers. There’s an 8 bed bunk room with bedding available to hire, or for larger groups the hall itself can be hired with up to 12 camp-beds available but no bedding provided.
Garrigill Village Hall Accommodation re-opens on 17th May
May 10th 2021
The perfect overnight stop for walkers doing the Pennine Way or Cyclists on the C2C route. Garrigill Village Hall has a spacious bunk room above the village hall room. In the wild and wonderful North Pennines the Village Hall has camping facilities, a well equipped kitchen and free Wifi.