To The Top!

Bents Camping Barn

Description of the barn

Bents Camping Barn (formerly a shepherds cottage in the 1600's) is a great base for exploring the brilliant fell walking in the Howgill Fells. The Howgills are a relatively unknown part of The Lake District and they offer a great opportunity to get away from the crowds. Days out include Wild Boar Fell, Crosby Garrett Common, Smardale Gill Nature Reserve and Sunbiggin Tarn. This is also fabulous Mountain Biking Country. The Settle to Carlisle Railway 5 miles away at Kirkby Stephen and the Barn is also accessible from the "coast to coast" route.


The Barn has recently been refurbished, Electric lighting and power points throughout (£1 coin meter) and there are 2 sleeping rooms on the first floor. On the ground floor there is a kitchen with cooking area a dining area with tables and benches and a w.c with washbasins. Kitchen includes: Crockery, Cutlery, Toaster, Microwave, 3 Electric cooking rings, 2 electric kettles. Overflow Camping Available with Sole Occupancy bookings - Contact Barn direct for details.


No Pets Allowed

Further notes

Arrival after 4pm Departure before 10am Children under 5 - You must book the entire barn for the sole use of your party if bookings include a child under 5. Weekends: Sole use 2 night bookings for Friday and Saturday nights.

Bookings of 8-10 people can book the barn for sole occupancy over New Year and only pay for the number of guests booked rather than full occupancy. Please call the office for more details. 

© 2020 Lakeland Camping Barns - 017687 74301 |