Bunkhouses in the Yorkshire Dales : Group accommodation and self catering bunkhouse near Wharfedale and Littondale


Skirfare Barn, Kettlewell Rd, Kilnsey, North Yorkshire, BD23 5PT

Skirfare Barn is a traditional stone barn and is a distinctive feature of the beautiful Dales landscape, standing at the confluence of Upper Wharfedale and Littondale with the climbers’ challenge, Kilnsey Crag, providing a spectacular backdrop. The area is famous for walking, cycling and touring with several footpaths easily accessible from the barn including the Dales Way. Kilnsey is nearby where you can find The Kilnsey Park providing day fishing and food as well as The Tennant Arms Hotel for those who prefer a bar snack. Pony trekking is available at Conistone. Although altered little on the outside, the Barn has been converted to provide centrally heated accommodation with fully equipped kitchen, common room with TV and DVD player and showers on the upper floor, and 5 bedrooms & drying room on the ground floor. Ample car parking and a grass recreation area. Free WiFi available. Perfect accommodation for cycling or walking holidays or friends and family-get-togethers

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Skirfare Barn | Bunkhouses in the Yorkshire Dales : Group accommodation and self catering bunkhouse near Wharfedale and Littondale


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Rooms & Beds:

20: 2×2 (twin), 2×4, 1×8.


All year.

Price per night:

From £14 per person.


Essential, in advance for weekend block bookings.


Dales Way

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Matt & Bev


From Skipton take B6265 to Grassington then the B6160 towards Kettlewell. In Kilnsey, 400m after the Crag turn into Skirfare Barn just before the T junction.

Public Transport:

Skipton trains (12 miles). Buses from Bradford, Keighley and Harrogate.

This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is available only to groups and is on the Dales Way.

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Virtually explore before you actually explore!

Virtually explore before you actually explore!

Use the 360 degree virtual tour  to see this traditional stone barn.

You can have an explore of Skirfare Barn, group accommodation in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, without even setting foot there. Use the 360 degree virtual tour  and you’ll see this traditional stone barn, has been sensitively converted to provide convenient, flexible and comfortable group accommodation.  You can wander outside as well, and see its 1 acre grounds and the stunning Dales scenery with Kilnsey Crag towering nearby.  

It will make you itch to be booking a break for your group to climb, walk and generally explore the limestone scenery of Upper Wharfdale. The barn’s small, private rooms, free wifi, trampoline and outdoor games make it perfect for groups with younger members too.