West End Outdoor Centre, West End, Summerbridge, Harrogate, HG3 4BA
Call Hedley or Margaret Verity on 01943 880207
OverviewSituated amidst stunning landscape overlooking Thruscross Reservoir in an AONB on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, this self-catering centre offers excellent facilities for up to 30 people in 9 bedrooms with bunk beds. The centre is fully centrally heated. Accommodation is in small dorms of 2 to 6 beds and the leaders' en suite accommodation has dining and lounge facilities. The main kitchen is well equipped with a 4-oven Aga cooker, two fridges and a freezer, together with all the cooking utensils and equipment. There are 4 showers, 4 hand basins and 4 toilets. There are no extra charges for heating, lighting and hot water. Ideal for team building courses, schools, Scouts, Guides and family parties etc. Located only 12 miles from Harrogate and Skipton, 30 miles from the City of York. Managed by the owners for 20 years. All groups must be accompanied by an adult (25+). Pets welcome on prior arrangement. If you wish to stay until 4pm on the Sunday this is possible for an extra charge of £75 (depending on incoming groups). No stag or hens. This accommodation is featured on our map of Yorkshire and Lancashire and here is its own website.
Rooms & Beds:30: 4x2, 3x4, 1x6, 1x4 en suite
Open:All year. Flexible.
Price per night:Sole use: Fri +Sat £375, Fri+Sat+BH £1100. Midweek £240 per night (min 2 nights). 4 nights midweek: £800, 7 nights £1250. £5 per dog pn.
Booking:Advisable at weekends
Directions:GR 146 575. Leave A59 at Blubberhouses, signed West End 2.5 miles. Do not turn off, centre is on left side.
Public Transport:Nearest train stations are at Harrogate and Skipton, both 12 miles from the hostel. Taxi fare from either station would be approximately £22.
Walks:Long Distance Walks
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Yorkshire Moors Group accommodation available for August Bank Holiday
July 20th 2018
The West End Centre sleeps 30 people in 9 rooms and has special bank holiday offer of £1000 for 3 night sole use.
The West End Centre is set in a remote and stunning landscape overlooking Thruscross Reservoir in an AONB on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. It is particularly suitable for Family Parties, Walkers, Ramblers, Cyclists, Youth Groups and School Parties. Management Training Courses are also catered for. The large dining room is great for large family meals and celebrations. The centre is right on Thruscross reservoir and all manner of water sports can be arranged. So if you’re looking for a well equipped base for a family get toegether or group activity, you’ve found it!
WEST END OUTDOOR CENTRE
July 14th 2018
Our group activity base is dog friendly and within five miles of the NCN!
Bring your dog and your group for adventurous days packed with fun and thrilling activities!
Our self catering facilities give you the flexibility to cater for your group in an organized environment and on a budget.
We also provide WiFi so you can keep in touch with friends and share your exciting adventures online; our group activity base provides many activities to enjoy as well as being within five miles of the NCN!
Group Activity Base
July 14th 2017
If you’re looking for a well equipped base for a group activity, you’ve found it!
As its name suggests, West End Outdoor Centre, up there on the moors above Blubberhouses near the Yorkshire Dales National Park, specialises in large groups keen on outdoor pursuits. In their own words on their website “the accommodation is particularly suitable for Family Parties, Walkers, Ramblers, Cyclists, Youth Groups and School Parties. Management Training Courses are also catered for and the remoteness, yet convenience, of the Centre, makes it a perfect choice.” The large dining room, conference room help as well!
There’s a little self-contained unit suitable for small groups or families as well.
It is right on Thruscross reservoir which hosts all manner of water sports for the centre.
So if you’re looking for a well equipped base for a group activity, you’ve found it!