Gauber Bunk Barn, Ribblehead, Ingleton, Carnforth, LA6 3JF

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In the heart of Yorkshire's Three Peaks country right on the route between Pen-y-ghent and Whernside, also in close proximity to the Dales Way, Dales High Way, Pennine Way and Pennine Bridleway routes. This warm comfortable bunkbarn sleeps up to 13 in three rooms (one en suite). A sofa bed and z bed are available at a reduced rate to accommodate groups of up to 16 and there is also an annex for 4 people, the Den, onsite. Downstairs is the main bathroom with shower over bath. The large self-catering kitchen/diner has a farmhouse table whilst the spacious living room has a wood burner for those chilly nights. (Starter log packs are provided, extra logs can be purchased). The secluded garden to rear has stunning views as do the front bedrooms. Perfect base for walkers, cavers and cyclists or for families to enjoy a fantastic break in the Yorkshire Dales. Close to Ribblehead Viaduct, White Scar Caves, Ingleton Waterfalls, Wensleydale Creamery, the open air pool at Ingleton and the Settle to Carlisle railway. The Lake District is just a 40 min drive and the coast is just over an hour. Dogs by arrangement and breakfasts can be provided if pre-booked. Please contact Gauber Bunk Barn for more details and prices.

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


  • Beds & Rooms:

    17: Bunkhouse: 13: 2x4, 1x5 (dbl+3) ensuite. The Den 4: 1x4.
  • Open:

    All year. All day.
  • Price per night:

    £21 inc fitted sheet & pillow. Duvet & towel one off charge of £5.
  • Booking:

    Via telephone. Sole use bookings only at weekends. Minimum stay may apply at peak times. Single bed spaces in shared bunk rooms and sole use of individual bunk rooms are available from Sun-Thurs(excludes B/Hs).
  • Directions:

    From A65 at Ingleton take B6255 (Hawes). Pass Ribblehead station and take next right (Horton in Ribblesdale). Gauber Bunkbarn is on the left after 1/2 mile.
  • Public Transport:

    15 min walk from Ribblehead train station
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks

This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is near mountains, is in a National Park, is available to individuals and has a pub within walking distance. It is on the Duke of Edinburgh's Award page, the Dales High Way, the Three Peaks, the or near to the Settle to Carlisle railway, the Luxury Barn page, the Dales Way and the Pennine Way.


aMixed dormitories
&Family rooms
fSleeping bags required
gFully heated
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
pClothes washing facilities
vWithin 5 miles of NCN
ZDogs by arrangement


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Yorkshire Three Peaks Fell Race

April 30th 2019

Ever since I started fell running almost exactly 3 years ago it had been an ambition of mine to run the Yorkshire 3 Peaks Fell Race – the ‘Marathon in the Mountains’ and the blue-riband event of the fell running calendar. The races takes on three highest mountains in Yorkshire – Pen-y-Ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough over 23.3miles and over 1600m of ascent, quite a daunting prospect!

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Gauber Bunk Barn is dog friendly

March 9th 2020

Those in search of dog friendly accommodation in the Yorkshire dales look no further.

Right by the Ribblehead Viaduct this hostel outshines itself with location being sandwiched between national parks. There are more walks to go on than you can shake a stick at. If you’re not throwing them that is, as Gauber Bunk Barn also happens to be a dog friendly hostel. We are in the heart of the Yorkshire Three Peaks! There are numerous walks right from our door, we just ask guests to observe The Countryside Code. Our 2 local pubs,The Station Inn and Old Hill Inn both welcome dogs. Please note there is a charge of £5 per dog per stay.

dales way view

Are you planning to walk the Yorkshire Three Peaks,Dales Way or Dales High Way this year?

February 14th 2020

Gauber Bunk Barn offer quality, good value accommodation 1/2 mile from the Ribblehead Viaduct and the foot of Whernside. The Dales Way path at Gearstones is just over a mile away, and for walkers planning their Dales High Way route we are close to the alternative route via Colt Park.

dales way from Gauber bunkbarn

Gauber Bunk Barn in the Three Peaks is available for a minimum stay of 3 nights, for sole use only for up to 12 people.

October 9th 2019

Gauber Bunk Barn is available over the Christmas period. Our basic price of £252 per night includes fitted sheets, pillows and a starter pack of logs/kindling. The barn benefits from having a well equipped kitchen/diner with large farmhouse table. Gauber is 1/2 mile from the nearest pub and welcomes up to 2 well behaved dogs.

Gauber Bunk Barn is fully booked over the 2019/20 New Year period.

Christmas at the ribblehead viaduct near Guaber bunkbarn
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Gauber Bunk barn in the three peaks

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