Lowick School Bunkhouse, Lowick Green, Ulverston, LA12 8EB

Call Emma Hoving on 01539 528666


Lowick School Bunkhouse is based within the old primary school at Lowick Green which is nestled between Coniston and Ulverston. The bunkhouse has 20 beds in 3 rooms plus a lounge/meeting room with wood-burning stove, large kitchen/dining room, great views of the mountains, an outdoor area with campfire and more! River Deep Mountain High Activity Centre provides a wide variety of outdoor activities from gorge walking to mountain biking, kayaking to sailing and more. Group and family packages include activities in the price. Just 25 mins' drive from the M6 and only 4 miles from Coniston Water. It is less than a mile to 2 pubs, either a pleasant walk down a back lane to the Red Lion or down the main road to the Farmer's Arms.

This accommodation is featured on our map of the Lake District and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    22: 2x8, 1x4 (one 8 bed can be expanded to 10) + 2 bed annexe option.
  • Open:

    All year.
  • Price per night:

    Sole use from £799 at weekends (Club scheme), from £249 per night Mon-Thurs. £250 damage deposit. Family holiday packages.
  • Booking:

    Package prices include an outdoor activity with River Deep Mountain High. Schools and youth/college groups can discuss catered options and how to fit a stay in their budget. Sports clubs can use our clubscheme. Book online or by phone.
  • Directions:

    From the M6, jn36, follow the A590 to Greenodd. Turn right onto A5092, after 2.5 miles Lowick School Bunkhouse is on the right after Esps Farm. If you get to Woodgate, you have missed it!
  • Public Transport :

    Buses from Coniston and Ulverston pass within 1/2 a mile.
  • Walks :

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks Walney to Wear Trans Euro Trail Cumbria Way
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This accommodation is available at the following peak times

Available February Half Term 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 Available for Christmas 2022 Available New Year 2022 / 2023


aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
fSleeping bags required
gFully heated
mMeals available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
tWithin 1 mile of NCN
wGroups Only
9Best Price Guarantee


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News & Offers from Lowick School Bunkhouse

Availability for a Christmas Party in Cumbria

October 30th 2019

Large table and excellent kitchen for cooking dinner. Watch films on the big screen in the lounge with the stove to keep you toasty. Hire the whole hostel!

Nestled between Coniston water(4 miles) and Ulverston, this old school  has a lounge with wood-burning stove, large kitchen/dining room, great views of the mountains and an outdoor area with campfire.

christmas part at lowick school bunkhouse

We welcome adventure seekers!

September 23rd 2019

Hens or stags, adrenaline junkies or lovers of the high life… come one come all to Lowick School Bunkhouse!

As you can see from the photo, we’re great for activity clubs! For example, walking, paddling, and caving.

Lowick School Bunkhouse

20 years of Ulverston WalkFest

April 27th 2019

Just five miles from the centre of Ulverston, Lowick School Bunkhouse provides ideal accommodation for walking groups taking part in the Walking Festival

From relatively humble beginnings in 1999, Ulverston Walking Festival  has thrived to become a big parts of Ulverstons role as a festival town.  This year we celebrate 20 years of Ulverston WalkFest, with 3 or more walks each days to suits all tastes and abilities as well events around the town.   Find out more about the programme here and if you are with a group looking for accommodation theirs nothing better then Lowick Old School Bunkhouse, just 4 miles from the town centre.

Lowick Old School walkers accommodation for Ulverston Walking Festival
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