Self catering group accommodation in Borrowdale Cumbria


High House, Seathwaite, Borrowdale, Keswick.

High House in Seathwaite, at the head of the popular valley of Borrowdale, offers comfortable bunkhouse/hostel self-catering accommodation in a converted 16/17 century farmhouse set within its own grounds. It is popular with walking and climbing clubs and is regularly used by outdoor education and corporate groups. Early booking is advised, especially for weekends. The building is let to one group at a time. Two dorms are available each with toilet, washbasin and shower. There is a third dorm reserved for K Fellfarers members and on some occasions club members may use this room during your stay. If you wish to have exclusive use of High House including the members room, then a further £25 per night is required. There is a common room with stove, easy chairs, library and dining area, a fully fitted kitchen and car parking. You will need to bring sleeping bags or duvets, plus sheets, pillows, tea towels, firelighters and food. Basic food (eg. milk) is available from the café in Rosthwaite and the nearest supermarket is in Keswick. Eco friendly washing up liquid is provided to aid the septic tank.

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High House | Self catering group accommodation in Borrowdale Cumbria

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01524 762067

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Rooms & Beds:

26: 1×18, 1×8


All year. All day.

Price per night:

£160 or £185 if exclusive occupancy required.


Early booking essential. Groups only. Min. 2 nights at weekends. Send £40pn deposit to Briarcliffe, Carr Bank Rd, Carr Bank, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7 7LE.


OS Grid Ref NY235119

Public Transport:

The nearest train station is in Penrith 26 miles away. Buses run from Penrith to Keswick, and from Keswick to Seatoller (1 mile from High House).

This accommodation is near mountains, is in a National Park, is available only to groups and is on the Coast to Coast Walk.

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