Gillside farm Bunkhouse is an ideal base to explore the popular Helvellyn mountain range including Striding Edge which is accessible on foot from the bunkhouse. As well as Helvellyn, many of the classic high level fell walks are easily accessible from Gillside Farm bunkhouse.
Kitchen (no pots/pans) From £13.00
Burger Van (weekends)
For those not so keen on airy ridges and fell walking, Ullswater is a stones throw away along with Aira force waterfall and many gentler lakeland walks.
There are several local pubs nearby where you can relax and enjoy the Lake District scenery. All of the local pubs serve food and Real Ale.
Also nearby are a couple of tea rooms, an outdoors gear shop and a local convenience store which stocks home made sandwiches.
Gillside Farm bunkhouse is ideally placed for walkers on Wainwrights Coast to Coast walk, especially if you have included Helvellyn on your schedule.
Gillside Farm Bunkhouse