Yealand Old School, 18 Yealand Rd, Yealand Conyers, Carnforth, Lancashire LA5 9SH
Call Warden on 07468 512530 or 01524 732336
OverviewYealand Old School is at the heart of Yealand Conyers and is part of the Quaker Heritage of the village. The self-catering accommodation is run on a not-for-profit basis. It has undergone a refurbishment and reopened in May 2019. There are three private bedrooms which can be ensuite as well as versatile accommodation for groups, families and individuals. Facilities include a well equipped kitchen, dining space for 24, WiFi, 2 lounge areas and ramped access to one bedroom (with accessible shower room and wc and sitting room). Upstairs there are 3 large rooms. Groups of 10+ can use stacking beds and mats to create their own layout (sleeping bags are needed for this bunkhouse style accommodation upstairs) From Yealand Old School's doorstep it is a short walk to Summerhouse Hill and Warton Crag for views across the sands of Morecambe Bay. In early summer a host of wildflowers adorn the limestone scenery at nearby Gaitbarrows NNR and Hutton Roofs crags as well as in the meadow outside the Old School ,where views across to Ingleborough can be enjoyed. RSPB Leighton Moss is just 2 miles away by footpath or road.The Old School is well located for walking and cycling. It is often used by cyclists on the LEJOG route and is on on the National Cycle Network Route 6. Within Arnside Silverdale AONB.
Beds & Rooms:25: 1x2, 2x4, 10x stacking beds, 5 x mats
Open:Reopening early 2021. All year. Check in between 5-8pm (or by arrangement) Depart by 11am.
Price per night:From £20pp, £10 children 5+. Sole use from £150.
Booking:Booking in advance recommended. By email or phone.
Directions:At the top of the hill on the main road through Yealand Conyers village, 5 mins from J35 M6.
Public Transport:Carnforth railway station 3 miles, with a connection by local bus which stops outside the Old School. Silverdale railway station with a bus or 2 mile.
Walks:Long Distance Walks Settle to Carlisle Land's End to John O Groats on foot LEJOG Land's End to John O'Groats by bike
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This accommodation is available at the following peak timesAvailable for Christmas 2021 Available February Half Term 2022 Available Easter 2022 Available May Day Bank Holiday 2022 Available Spring Bank Holiday or Whitson Half Term 2022 Available August Bank Holiday 2022
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