Great Langdale Bunkhouse, Great Langdale Bunkhouse, Great Langdale, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9JU
OverviewGreat Langdale Bunkhouse offers simple, clean and welcoming accommodation for individuals, small groups, families and larger groups of up to 18 people. Situated amidst some of the finest mountain scenery in England with immediate access to world class mountain biking, road cycling, walking, fell running and climbing. The accommodation is set up to allow you to explore the amazing mountains and is ideal for those who love the outdoors. The bunkhouse has 18 single beds divided into 3 twin rooms and two rooms of 6 (all bunk beds). The rooms are simple but comfortable and each room has a double plug socket. The bunkhouse has biomass central heating throughout so its toasty warm with an endless supply of hot water with powerful showers. There are separate male and female shower and toilet facilities shared between all rooms. Well behaved dogs welcome with notice. The Lake District is a walker's paradise and we know that the dog owner's among you will love to be accompanied by your four-legged friend. We allow guests to bring their dogs with them provided they are never left alone in the room and are not allowed to wander freely around the bunkhouse or surrounding areas. When out walking, dogs should be kept on a lead at all times as the sheep are allowed to freely roam the Langdale Valley. We also ask that you only bring dogs that will not disturb other guests. The Great Langdale Bunkhouse has been privately owned by Sabrina and Ben since 2013 and was extensively renovated in January 2018.
Beds & Rooms:18: 2x6, 3x2
Open:All year. All day.
Price per night:From £17 per person.
Booking:Booking is advised for all of summer, all weekends and for larger groups. 50% deposit required.
Directions:Take the Great Langdale road from Skelwith Bridge for 4.2 miles until you reach the Sticklebarn & New Dungeon Ghyll Hotel. Turn right into the lane. At the top turn left behind the Sticklebarn. The bunkhouse is just past New Stickle Cottage on the right. Grid Reference: NY 29439 06484 Latitude, Longitude: 54.448831, -3.0896889
Public Transport:There is a train to Windermere from Oxenholme. You will need to use either a taxi or catch a bus from there. Bus: The 516 goes from Ambleside approximately every 2 hours and will stop at the end of the drive if you ask for Sticklebarn. If you arrive by train to Windermere then there will be many buses that go from Windermere to Ambleside and most of them will drop you at the bus stop for the 516 on Kelsick road opposite the library.
Walks:Long Distance Walks Cumbria Way
Mountains in the UK Available to Individuals
This accommodation is available at the following peak timesAvailable August Bank Holiday 2021 Available Autumn Half Term 2021
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Open and filling up fast
May 25th 2021
The Lakes are more popular than ever! It’s great to see folks getting out in the fresh air and taking in the sights again. Our bunkhouse is ready to welcome you back. Don’t hang about though as spaces are filling up fast, easy to see why with scenery like this, and a pub right next door what a bonus! Fresh air, Mountains and Lakes are waiting for you at Great Langdale Bunkhouse. Don’t miss out!
Great Langdale Bunkhouse in the Lake District is open and welcoming guests
July 21st 2020
Set amidst some of the finest mountain scenery in England. The bunkhouse has twin rooms and private rooms of up to six beds with contactless entry using key codes. Next to the Sticklebarn Inn and close to the New Dungeon Ghyll.
Direct access to mountain biking, cycling, walking, fell running and climbing. The rooms are simple but comfortable and each room has a double plug socket. The bunkhouse has biomass central heating throughout so its toasty warm with an endless supply of hot water and powerful showers.
Great bunkhouse in a great location with a great pub next door!
September 3rd 2019
Great Langdale Bunkhouse, situated among some of the finest mountain scenery in the Lake District, has the added bonus of the National Trust run Sticklebarn Tavern next door.
With direct access to world class mountain biking, road cycling, walking, fell running and climbing, there’s plenty for you to do during the day. Then in the evening if you haven’t the energy to cook for yourselves there’s the Sticklebarn Tavern next door. Sticklebarn has served the needs of the generations who farmed this landscape. Now run by the National Trust you are assured of great food in historic surroundings.