Lowside Farm Camping Barn and Pods, Lowside Farm, Troutbeck, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 0SX

Call them on 07887 645229


Nestling at the foot of Blencathra in the Lake District yet easily reached by car, Lowside Farm Camping Barn and Pods are the ideal base for exploring this stunning part of the country. Just 6 miles to the bustling town of Keswick, 3 miles to the pretty village of Threkeld, with paths to the mountains from the doorstep you couldn't find a better location. Part of a solitary lakeland farmstead with fabulous views across the valley you will be immersed in the beauty of the Lake District. The accommodation is perfect for groups of walkers, cyclists, family gatherings and friends' reunions. Formerly a stone barn that has been converted to a very high standard, the camping barn sleeps 14. There's an upstairs open plan bunk room which sleeps 12 and a small 2 person bunk room downstairs. Set apart from the main farm and the camping pods you will enjoy your own space and privacy. There's a lovely large, well equipped kitchen/dining area looking out onto your private patio area and a large grassy field. Modern luxury shower rooms and a Freeview TV add to the overall feel of quality. In addition there are 6x4-berth luxury camping pods. These provide great additional accommodation for larger groups, for older family members and for those with small chilldren. All bed linen is provided. BYO towels. Dogs welcome at £10 per dog per stay.

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


  • Beds & Rooms:

    38: Bunkhouse 14: 1x12,1x2. Pods 24: 6x4
  • Open:

    All year
  • Price per night:

    £30pp. Min 8 people. Min 2 nights. Enquire for pods.
  • Booking:

    Book online.
  • Directions:

    Just off the A66, Penrith to Keswick road. 1 mile east of the White Horse Inn.
  • Public Transport :

    Nearest train station, Penrith (12 miles). Bus service between Penrith and Keswick goes along the A66. Nearest stop is a 15 minute walk.
  • Walks :

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks C2C Cycle Route
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Luxury Bunkhouses Hostels with Camping Pods or Glamping Mountains in the UK Stag and Hens

This accommodation is available at the following peak times

Available Spring Bank Holiday or Whitson Half Term 2022


aMixed dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
ZDogs by arrangement
wGroups Only


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Escape to the lakes, dogs more than welcome

November 25th 2019

A brilliant opportunity to experience the lakes with your faithful dog

It would be hard to find a place more scenic than Lowside, Blencathra being right outside your door this hostel is ideal for anyone hoping to soak in the astounding atmosphere of the lakes. Miles upon miles of unspoiled terrain just waiting for you to enjoy it. After a long day of trekking or even climbing its reassuring to know that there is a pub nearby to reflect on the scenery and give you and your dog a well deserved rest. There is also the market town of Keswick, a holiday favorite of Beatrix Potter is just 6 miles away.

Loweside backdrop of hills
Lowside Farm Camping Barn & Pods, Blencathra, Lake District

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