Stone Barrow Bunkhouse, Stonebarrow Lane, Charmouth, Dorset, DT6 6RA

Call Stone Barrow at National Trust Holidays on 03443 351296


This small, simple bunkhouse that started life as a MOD radar station offers peace and tranquillity in a unique location. Situated in an elevated position on Stonebarrow Hill with magnificent views overlooking Lyme Bay and across to Golden Cap and Chesil Beach. It is a walker's paradise, as part of the Golden Cap Estate it offers access to over 25 miles of footpaths including the South West Coastal Path on the door step. The beaches at Charmouth are just a half hour walk downhill from the bunkhouse, although the journey back may take a little longer! The bunkhouse is ideal for families, walking and special interest groups and activity groups The garden has picnic tables and barbecue. When the adjoining shop is open during the day the public have access to the garden.
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This accommodation is featured on our map of Devon, Cornwall and the West Country and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    8: 2x4
  • Open:

    All year. All day
  • Price per night:

    From £160 for two nights.
  • Booking:

    Book via National Trust Holidays. Minimum stay 2 nights
  • Directions:

    In Charmouth turn onto Stonebarrow Lane, just to the east of the bridge crossing the river Char. Follow this lane until you come to the National Trust car park and shop which adjoins the bunkhouse
  • Public Transport:

    Axminster train station is 8 miles away and Charmouth station is 4 miles.
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks

This accommodation is featured on the following pages
Dog Friendly Winter Breaks in the West Country By the Sea Private Rooms National Trust South West Coast Path


aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
fSleeping bags required
hSome areas heated
kSelf catering facilities
uWithin 3 miles of NCN
\A National Trust Property
ZDogs by arrangement
wGroups Only


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News & Offers from Stone Barrow Bunkhouse

Covid secure measures at Stone Barrow Bunkhouse on the Dorset Coast

December 5th 2020

In line with the latest Government guidelines, we are open this winter season to households, bubbles and groups. Escape your everyday, come to the Dorset Coast!

stone barrow bunkhouse golden Cap Basecamp National Trust Group accommodation in Dorset

Stone Barrow Basecamp

July 20th 2019

Dog friendly, group accommodation in Dorset.

This National Trust property invites you to Dorset.

The basecamp has self catering facilities and a range of rooms, from private rooms to mixed and single sex dormitories.


Goldern Cap Basecamp is now know as Stone Barrow Bunkhouse

August 17th 2018

Overlooking Lyme Bay on the Golden Cap National Trust estate, the bunkhouses can catch the sun beautifully on a summer’s evening, warming your heart and sole.

With self catering facilities and access to over 25 miles of footpaths and within 3 miles of the NCN, this bunk barn is a perfect base or stopover on your walking or cycling adventure!

Stone Barrow Formerly Golden Cap - group accommodation
stone barrow bunkhouse golden Cap Basecamp National Trust Group accommodation in Dorset

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