Camping Barn Packages

Top quality "camping barn" and self-catering facilities in the heart of the North Lakes - stay warm and dry while exploring this beautiful area

Comfortable Venue

Threlkeld Village Hall is one of the premier community and social venues in the Keswick area. A traditional exterior masks state of the art accommodation and facilities inside, including a modern Coffee Shop with outstanding mountain views.

The Hall is especially suitable for overnight “camping” groups. Key facilities include:

  • The Main Hall approx. 15m x 7m, with plenty of room to spread out
  • Adjoining Coffee Shop open 10am to 5pm daily (10am – 4pm in Winter)
  • Underfloor heating; so the Hall is always warm, with no additional heating charges
  • A fully equipped kitchen, with fridge, freezer, hob, two ovens, microwave, toasters, a hot cupboard,  dishwasher – ideal for self catering
  • Tables, chairs and room divider screens
  • Full access for disabled people, wheelchairs, pushchairs etc
  • Ladies’, Men’s and Disabled toilet facilities, each with a shower. (overnight groups have exclusive use at night)
  • Free car parking for Hall users.

Main Advantages

 Major advantages are:

  • a prime location with spectacular views in an attractive and popular part of the Lake District
  • a massive range of walking, climbing, cycling and adventure opportunities on the doorstep, to suit all ages
  • top quality facilities – warm, dry, welcoming, accessible – a real refuge from the inclement weather.
  • Kitchen facilities for self-catering (although the on-site Coffee Shop and two village pubs are available)
  • built in AV facilities for briefings, presentations and DVD shows etc (handy on wet days or at night)
  • free wifi throughout building
  • reasonably priced.

We discuss requirements at the initial enquiry stage and quote an individual price and specification of what we will provide.

Charges are per person with a minimum charge (corresponding to typically 18 people). There is a minimum 2 night stay. Accomodation for up to 35 campers.

Standard Package

The standard “package” includes:

  • Exclusive use of the Main Hall and the hall kitchen between 5.30pm and 10.00am, and normally also between 10.00am and 5.30pm (but sometimes accommodation has to be shared with other Hall users during the day, and this will be agreed and arrangements made when the booking is being discussed)
  • Use of the toilets and showers
  • Use of the car park
  • Arrival time from 5.30pm on day of arrival, usual latest departure 10.30am on day of departure.

We may be able to accommodate smaller groups and/or accept a booking for a single night, at short notice, subject to availability – please contact to discuss.

Making a Booking

Previous clients have included youth groups, Scouts, University societies and departments, adventure groups, cyclists, fell runners, armed forces, group of friends. If you are interested, contact the Bookings Secretary ( to discuss your requirements and options. Ideally you should visit, have a look round and explain exactly what you have in mind so that we can respond in detail and give you a price.