New Ing Lodge, Main Street, Shap, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 3LX

Call Eeva on 01931 716719 or 07792 222881

Hostel and B&B in Penrith in the Lake District

New Ing Lodge is a 18th-century grade 2 listed farmhouse, lovingly renovated and family-run. It offers comfortable and friendly B&B, dormitory & camping accommodation as well as exclusive use hire.

It is located in the Eden Valley, on the eastern edge of the Lake District National Park only minutes from the M6. It sits directly on Wainwright's Coast to Coast path, the Westmorland Way and the Miller's Way, which makes it ideal for walking and cycling. The Howgills and the Pennine Fells are also only a short distance away.

New Ing Lodge is run by outdoor enthusiasts who can give advice on what to do in the area. Outside there is a large, well-kept garden which includes a children's play area. Quality Cumbria accredited

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  • Beds & Rooms:

    21: 4x dbl rooms, 2x family (dbl + 2 singles), 2x triple, 2x 4-bedded dorms.
  • Open:

    All year.
  • Price per night:

    Exclusive use from £550 per night mid week mid winter. Weekends from £975 per night.
  • Booking:

    Well in advance - deposit usually 1 night's stay, via website or card payment by phone.
  • Directions:

    M6 junction 39 - New Ing Lodge is at the north end of Shap village, opposite the Bampton and Haweswater junction.
  • Public Transport :

    New bus service from 4th November 23.
  • Walks :

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks Wainwright's Coast to Coast Walk C2C Cycle Route Mountain Bike Coast to Coast Cathedral Cycle Route
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aMixed dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
pClothes washing facilities
8Green Tourism Award: Gold
uWithin 3 miles of NCN
ZDogs by arrangement
wGroups Only
9Best Price Guarantee


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Your Lake District Adventure starts here

September 13th 2023

Nestled in the picturesque Eden Valley on the eastern fringes of the Lake District National Park, New Ing Lodge welcomes you to a warm and inviting 18th-century farmhouse. Lovingly renovated and family-run, this charming establishment offers a range of accommodations, including comfortable B&B rooms, dormitories, and camping options. Whether you’re seeking a tranquil escape or an outdoor adventure, New Ing Lodge has you covered.

A Prime Location for Exploration

New Ing Lodge’s prime location is a key draw for nature enthusiasts and adventurers alike. Situated just minutes from the M6 motorway, it offers easy access to the stunning landscapes and activities that the Lake District has to offer. Here are five exciting things to do in the local area:

  1. Explore Wainwright’s Coast-to-Coast Path: The lodge sits directly on the legendary Coast to Coast Path, a long-distance trail traversing England from the Irish Sea to the North Sea. Embark on a memorable hike through diverse landscapes and charming villages.
  2. Follow the Westmorland Way: Discover the beauty of the Lake District through the Westmorland Way, a scenic trail that showcases the region’s rolling hills, lush valleys, and serene lakes.
  3. Embrace the Miller’s Way: Another delightful trail awaits in the form of the Miller’s Way. This historic path takes you on a journey through centuries of rural life and offers a glimpse into the area’s rich heritage.
  4. Cycling Adventures: With its proximity to several fantastic cycling routes, New Ing Lodge is a haven for cyclists. Explore the countryside on two wheels, whether you’re a leisurely rider or a seasoned pro.
  5. Hike the Howgills and Pennine Fells: If you’re up for a more challenging trek, head to the nearby Howgill Fells and Pennine Fells. These rugged landscapes offer breathtaking vistas and a true taste of the great outdoors.

Family-Friendly and Quality Cumbria Accredited

The lodge’s commitment to hospitality extends to its well-kept garden, which includes a children’s play area, making it an ideal destination for families. Additionally, New Ing Lodge proudly holds the Quality Cumbria accreditation, a testament to its dedication to providing top-notch service and experiences to its guests.

Latest News

Night 5: A choice of accommodation at Shap.

May 9th 2022

The route from Patterdale to Shap is 16 miles and usually takes about 6-8 hours. You will be rewarded at the end of your day with a night at New Ing Lodge.

New Ing Lodge, run by outdoor enthusiasts, offers comfortable and friendly B&B, dormitory & camping accommodation.  There’s an on-site bar,  which is perfect for unwinding and sharing stories with fellow travellers.  For your evening meal there are take-aways and eateries just down the road.  All bedding is provided, there’s a drying room/laundry and dogs are welcome by arrangement.




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Why Book Direct at New Ing Lodge?

December 3rd 2019

We try to keep our prices lower on our website than on or Expedia, so you’re more likely to get a better deal when booking directly with us, which you can via the Independent Hostels website.

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