Moorside Farm Bunkhouse, Hollinsclough, Longnor, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 0RF
Call Charlie on 01298 83406
OverviewMoorside Farm is a 300-year-old farmhouse set 1200 feet up in the beautiful Peak District National Park on the Derbyshire / Staffordshire border and approximately five miles from the historic town of Buxton. Sleeping accommodation is provided in two areas, one for 14 - this is alpine style with a pine clad ceiling and a pine floor with bunk beds. The second area has 6 beds, also in bunks and is an ideal room for a small group or family. Downstairs there are showers, toilets and a large dining / general room. The farmhouse has full central heating and drying facilities are available. Provided at the bunkhouse is a three course breakfast and optional packed lunch / substantial evening meal. Vegetarians are catered for. A small kitchen is available for making tea and coffee. No self catering facilities. Ample parking space is provided. All bookings have sole use of the accommodation.
Beds & Rooms:20: 1 x 14, 1 x 6
Open:All year. 24 hours.
Price per night:Full board (b/fast, packed lunch, eve meal) £40pp, B&B £30pp. Groups only (Min booking of 4 people).
Booking:Deposit required with minimum two weeks' notice.
Directions:GR SK 055 670. Leave A53, Buxton to Leek road at Travellers Rest, take 4th lane on left, down to T junction, take first left, Moorside Farm is first right hand side entrance.
Public Transport:Nearest train station Buxton. Take bus to Longnor or Travellers Rest. Bus enquiries 01332 292200.
Walks:Long Distance Walks
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Moorside Farm Bunkhouse will not be re-opening in 2020
July 22nd 2020
We will see how the situations looks before deciding if we will reopen in 2021
Moorside Farm Bunkhouse
October 4th 2018
Groups or families searching for some outdoors walking, swimming and more, lets stay here!
Moorsilies searching for some outdoors sports , lets stay here Moorside Farm is a 300 year old farmhouse set 1200 feet up in the beautiful Peak District National Park on the Derbyshire-Staffordshire border, approximately 5 miles from the historic spa town of Buxton. A Clean, simple accommodation suitable for walkers, fell runners, climbers, cyclists or general tourists. You just have to bring your own sleeping bag !
Sleeping accommodation is provided in two areas, one for fourteen which is alpine style with pine clad ceiling and a pine floor with bunk beds. The second area has six beds, also in bunks and is an ideal room for a small group or family.
So if you would like some adventures AND a good place to sleep, don’t forget the Moorside Farm Bunkhouse !
If you want more information, the website is here !
October 23rd 2017
…it’s not called that by accident…
I chose the picture of Moorside Farm Bunkhouse carefully. Have a good look and you’ll see all the features I want to highlight.
There’s an old stone barn converted to accommodation. A 300 year old building with open-plan pine clad interiors. The building is available to groups and can house 20 in comfortable bunks. What the picture doesn’t show is the lovingly made meals using locally sourced produce.
There’s the picturesque village setting, high up on the Staffordshire Moors (it’s not called Moorside Farm by accident). Hollinsclough is a charming cluster of stone buildings, around the River Dove, a sturdy looking chapel and a great deal of peace and tranquility. You’ll need to drop in on nearby Longnor for supplies, though.
And, best of all, towering over them are The Roaches, distinctive jagged peaks beloved of walkers and climbers seeking amazing views and vertiginous thrills. As well as that there’s easy access to the fabulous scenery and landscape of the Peak District.