Haggs Bank Bunkhouse and Camping, Haggs Bank Bunkhouse, Nentsbury, Alston, Cumbria, CA9 3LH
Call Danny Taylor on 07919 092403/ 01434 382486
OverviewSet in the stunning North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, often described as England's last wilderness, this location is ideal for anyone who loves the great outdoors - walkers, cyclists and mountain bikers . The 36 mile Isaac's Tea Trail walk passes through the site; directly on the C2C and with bicycle hire (including electric bikes) available nearby. The bunkhouse is a modern conversion of an historic mine building. Warm with plenty excellent hot showers it sleeps up to 25 in 3 bunkrooms of 4/5, 9 and 11. There is a relaxing lounge, self-catering kitchen, modern shower room and large conservatory for chilling out in. Breakfast and evening meals can be provided for larger groups if pre-booked. Nestled between a special nature conservation area and the wildflower meadow, the campsite has been created with tiered pitches to enhance the infinite views across the Nent valley. Electric hook-ups for caravans and motor homes are also available within the car park. The site has its own private supply of spring water, unique outdoor equipment washing area and secure bike and gear store.
Beds & Rooms:25: 1x4/5, 1x9, 1x11
Open:All year. All day access.
Price per night:£20pp. Sole use £400, £1080 (3 nights). Camping: £12, U15, £7. Motorhomes/caravans £25 up to 2.
Booking:Book online or contact by email or phone
Directions:Directly on the A689 between Alston and Nenthead.
Public Transport:On 889 / 888 bus routes operated by Wright Bros, Nenthead
Walks:Long Distance Walks Settle to Carlisle Isaacs Tea Trail C2C Cycle Route Pennine Way
School Groups Duke of Edinburgh's Award Hammocking Mountains in the UK Accommodation for Cyclists Stag and Hens Camping Eco Hostels Available to Individuals IHUK Signage North Pennines
This accommodation is available at the following peak timesAvailable for Christmas 2021 Available New Year 2021 / 2022 Available February Half Term 2022 Available Easter 2022 Available May Day Bank Holiday 2022 Available Spring Bank Holiday or Whitson Half Term 2022 Available August Bank Holiday 2022 Available Autumn Half Term 2022
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