Roaches Bunkhouse, Upper Hulme Mill, Roach Road, Upper Hulme, Nr Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 8TY

Call Emma Baines on 01538 300308

Peak District Bunkhouse/hostel in the Roaches

The Roaches Bunkhouse provides group accommodation is at the foot of The Roaches, a famous gritstone escarpment along the south west edge of the Peak District. Worn into fantastic shapes by the elements, the rocks stretch for 3 miles with magnificent views over Tittesworth reservoir. The edges provide some of the best gritstone climbing in the country, with famous routes such as Valkyrie and The Swan. Roaches Bunkhouse is an ideal base for groups of climbers, walkers and cyclists, with glorious walks, climbing and cycling from the doorstep in all directions.

The rooms are simple with 2 or 4 beds in bunks. There is a communal area with tables and chairs, log fire, DVDs, board games, vending machine. Self-catering facilities are available in a small kitchen with fridge, cooker, microwave, kettle, cutlery, crockery, pots and pans. Warm showers are available for an honesty fee of 50p plus toilets, wash basins and outdoor area. The Bunkhouse provides mattresses and pillows but you will need to bring your own sleeping bags. Parking is provided free on site. Sole use bookings only. Dog friendly.

Roaches Bunkhouse is in the village of Upper Hulme in the Peak District National Park, 150 meters from Ye Old Rock Inn pub, which provides excellent food and draught ales. The Roaches Tea Room is 1/2 a mile away and The Three Horse Shoes, The lazy Trout and The Winking Man are all within 2 miles. Leek, 3 miles away, is the closest town for shopping.

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This accommodation is available at the following peak times

Available Autumn Half Term 2022 Available New Year 2022 / 2023 Available February Half Term 2023 Available Easter 2023 Available May Day Bank Holiday 2023


cPrivate rooms
fSleeping bags required
gFully heated
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
uWithin 3 miles of NCN
ZDogs by arrangement
wGroups Only


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News & Offers from Roaches Bunkhouse

Group Holidays for up to 36 people in the stunning Peak District

June 5th 2021

The Roaches Bunkhouse is now open and taking bookings for sole use bookings

Why not have a long awaited break away in the stunning Peak District with family and friends?!
The Bunkhouse is located at the foot of the Roaches and is the perfect base for an outdoorsy break away.
The Roaches is a magnificent 5 mile long rock formation with endless walking routes to explore the beautiful scenery. The bunkhouse is set in the picturesque hamlet of Upper Hulme close to pubs, tearooms and the local market town of Leek is just 3 miles away. There is plenty of activities nearby, climbing, e-biking, watersports at Tittesworth to name a few along with plenty of walking routes some with wild swimming spots.
The bunkhouse is for sole use hire only which means only your group will have access to all facilities. There are 7 separate bunkrooms so different households can sleep separately. The safety of our guests is most important to us and you can be assured we have taken every step to keep the bunkhouse clean between bookings.


Availability for February Half Term in the Peak District National Park

February 5th 2020

Sole Use at The Roaches Bunkhouse this February Half Term! Come see why the roaches are known far and wide

Set in the quaint Hamlet of Upper Hulme in the stunning Peak District National Park The Roaches Bunkhouse is the perfect base to explore the famous Roaches with friends and family.
Sleeping up to 42 people the bunkhouse had 12 bedrooms, a large dining area with log burner, fully equipped kitchen, outdoor BBQ area, hot showers, free parking. Sole Use gives you the place to yourself so if its a family get together or a last minute climbing trip the bunkhouse can provide a place to spend some quality time with your loved ones. 5 minutes walk to The Roaches Tearooms, many local pubs nearby and plenty of wondrous places to explore at your doorstep.


Spend some quality time with friends and family in the Peak District this Easter

December 25th 2019

Easter weekend availability at The Roaches Bunkhouse for up to 42 people at £600pn sole use.

Based at the foot of the Roaches in the stunning Peak District National Park, the Roaches Bunkhouse offers clean, affordable accommodation for upto 42 guests. Small rooms of 2 or 4 beds in the form of bunks, bathroom facilities with hot showers, fully equiped self catering kitchen, outside BBQ, large communal area with log burner and free parking.
Magnificent scenery and places to explore, endless walks/climbs/activities at our doorstep. Country pubs and tearooms within walking distance.
What more could you want?!


Latest Blog about Roaches Bunkhouse

Peak district climbing with kids

July 1st 2015

On Sunday (with marvellous weather- not a cloud in the sky) we headed off to Burbage Edge to find the perfect route to do some climbing with kids

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