The White Horse Inn Bunkhouse, The White Horse Inn, Scales, Nr Threlkeld, Keswick, CA12 4SY

Call Phil or Cozmin on 017687 79883

Cosy bunkhouse accommodation at the foot of Blencathra

The 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.

The larger bunkhouse sleeps 26 across 6 rooms, while the smaller one sleeps 22 across 4 rooms. Book a bed, a room a bunkhouse or the whole accommodation. There is a basic kitchen in each bunkhouse with an 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.

This accommodation is featured on our map of the Lake District and here is its own website.

Details

  • Beds & Rooms:

    48: Bunkhouse 26: 1x6, 5x4. Bunkhouse 22: 3x6, 1x4
  • Open:

    All year. All day access.
  • Price per night:

    £16pp. Sole use of 22 bed bunkhouse £280. Sole use of 26 bed bunkhouse £320. 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 Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks Trans Euro Trail Cumbria Way C2C Cycle Route
This accommodation is featured on the following pages
Mountains in the UK Bunkhouses Individuals welcome Hostels with log burners and open fires

Facilities

aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
fSleeping bags required
gFully heated
mMeals available (with notice)
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
jShowers
sComputer with internet
[WiFi
tWithin 1 mile of NCN
ZDogs by arrangement

Map

Map showing the location of The White Horse Inn Bunkhouse View Nearby Hostels

News & Offers from The White Horse Inn Bunkhouse

Just imagine – Breakfast with a view like this for £16 a night

May 31st 2022

The view (and the low price) are just two of many reasons to stay at The White Horse Inn Bunkhouse near the pretty Lakeland village of Threlkeld. The fact the Coast to Coast cycle route passes the door and you can walk up Blencathra from the garden make it the perfect base for walkers, fell runners and cyclists. Keswick with all its attractions is a short drive down the road. And finally the traditional White Horse Inn just below the bunkhouse serves fantastic home cooked food and local ales. Be sure to book, as it’s very popular.

The view of mountains from the picnic table
News

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.

white horse inn re-opens 4th July
News

Dog friendly accommodation in Keswick, Lake District

July 20th 2018

The White Horse Inn and Bunkhouse is a quintessential Country Pub in the Lake District with great pub food, open fires, local ales and a warm welcome for dogs and their owners.

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. Dogs are welcome.

Our amenities are not limited to WiFi, self catering facilities, an internet computer, breakfast by arrangement, and we lovingly welcome your dogs!

 

The White Horse Inn
News

Latest Blog about The White Horse Inn Bunkhouse

Another Bob Graham attempt?

September 4th 2019

This time it was Mary’s fault. She wanted a training weekend in preparation for the Ultra Tour Monte Rosa, a stunning multi day run in Switzerland and Italy. I was keen to join her as last time I didn’t see the views,

Read More
Bob Graham Round from The White Horse Inn Bunkhouse
Latest Blog
The White Horse Inn Bunkhouse Bunkhouse, Inn and group accommodation at the foot of Blencathra in the Lake District

Contact The White Horse Inn Bunkhouse

Contact The White Horse Inn Bunkhouse - Call Phil or Cozmin on 017687 79883

Visit Website   Send Message
017687 79883 Visit Website   Send Message