The White Horse Inn Bunkhouse, The White Horse Inn, Scales, Nr Threlkeld, Keswick, CA12 4SY
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OverviewThe White Horse Inn has two bunkhouses which have been converted from the stables of this traditional Lake District inn at the foot of Blencathra. The White Horse is a country pub with great pub food, open fires, local ales and a warm welcome. Ten of the stables have been converted into bedrooms, sleeping between 8 and 4 people in each (1x8 person room, 3x6 person room, 6x4 person rooms) There is a basic kitchen in each with electric hob, microwave and a coin operated clothes dryer and a communal dining area seating 16-20 people. The two toilet blocks have male and female toilets, basins and showers. Guests are welcome to socialise in the pub which is open from 11am to 11pm and has free WiFi, hot drinks and good beer. Food is served 12-2pm and 6-9pm on weekdays and all day on weekends. The White Horse is just outside the picturesque village of Threlkeld close to Sharp Edge, with paths to the mountains immediately from the beer garden. The Coast to Coast (C2C) passes the front of the inn, a popular stop for thirsty cyclists and walkers.
Beds & Rooms:50:1x8,3x6,6x4 (2 bunkhouses)
Open:All year. All day access.
Price per night:£12pp. Private rooms: 4 bed £48, 6 bed £72, 8 bed £96. Sole use of 24 bed bunkhouse £260. Sole use of 26 bed bunkhouse £280. Bedding £5/stay. Enquire for Xmas/New Year.
Booking:Book by phone or email.
Directions:Just off A66 Penrith to Keswick road, 4m from Keswick (see signs).
Public Transport:From Penrith train station, 15 mins by taxi or catch the X5 or X4 bus from Penrith to Keswick and ask for Scales. Bus stops outside pub on the A66.
Walks:Long Distance Walks Settle to Carlisle Cumbria Way C2C Cycle Route
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We’re open! and our bunkhouse will be soon…
April 13th 2021
We’re happy to announce our the Inn is open for business again. Serving tasty ales and even tastier food. From the 17th of May our bunkhouse will be open again.
On the footsteps of Blencathra we’re excited to see you all again. Whether you’re at the end of a long days trek or just out for a tipple. Our beer garden is a real suntrap, which is good news as its table service only until the 17th of May. From then you’ll also be welcome to stay in our wonderful converted stables. Stay safe and we’ll see you soon.
The White Horse Inn and Bunkhouse, by Blencathra in the Lakes, is open.
July 2nd 2020
The Mawdsley family and staff look forward to welcoming you back to The White Horse Inn here in Scales! Stay in our bunkrooms in the converted stables of this traditional Lake District inn at the foot of Blencathra. Guests are welcome in the Inn which has great pub food, open fires Paths to the mountains from the garden & the C2C route passes the door.
The White Horse Inn Bunkhouse
September 1st 2019
The White Horse Inn and Bunkhouse is a quintessential Country Pub with great pub food, open fires, local ales and a warm welcome. Four of the stables have been converted into bedrooms, two of which sleeping 6 people in bunks, one sleeping eight and one sleeping four we also have a basic kitchen and dining area.
The White Horse Inn and Bunkhouse is a quintessential Country Pub with great pub food, open fires, local ales and a warm welcome. We are located just outside the picturesque village of Threlkeld at the foot of the Blencathra and Sharp Edge, it is ideal for trekking, with paths to the mountains immediately from the beer garden, the Coast to Coast route snakes past the front door of the Inn which remains a popular stop for thirsty cyclists and walkers alike.
Four of the stables have been converted into bedrooms, two of which sleeping 6 people in bunks, one sleeping eight and one sleeping four we also have a basic kitchen and dining area.