Where to Stay

Places to Stay:

Poundsgate: Lower Aish bunkhouse, close to the Tavistock Inn: 01364 631 229
Holne: Camping barn: 01364 631544 (Please note corrected phone number & web address, March 2007)
Powder Mills bunkhouse (near Two Bridges)
Hexworthy (near Dartmeet): Forest Inn; 20-bed bunkhouse
Mullacott Cross (Woolacombe) – 01271 862212
Pengelly Trust. A caving centre in Buckfastleigh.
Other collections for South West accommodation
River Dart access pages: http://www.dartaccess.co.uk/bunk.html
WWR web site: http://www.wildwater.org.uk/events/Places%20to%20stay.htm
River Dart Country Park: http://www.riverdart.co.uk/
Youth Hostels – you can download a pdf brochure which includes camping barns in Exmoor and Dartmoor
Devon Adventure Training have a list of accommodation.
Caving UK’s web site has a where to stay page. Places listed all around the country (and abroad!).
Corwall Outdoors – a collection of outdoor centres
Poundsgate: Lower Aish bunkhouse, close to the Tavistock Inn: 01364 631 229
Holne: Camping barn: 01364 631544 (Please note corrected phone number & web address, March 2007)
Powder Mills bunkhouse (near Two Bridges)
Hexworthy (near Dartmeet): Forest Inn; 20-bed bunkhouse
Mullacott Cross (Woolacombe) – 01271 862212
Pengelly Trust. A caving centre in Buckfastleigh.
Other collections for South West accommodation
River Dart access pages: http://www.dartaccess.co.uk/bunk.html
WWR web site: http://www.wildwater.org.uk/events/Places%20to%20stay.htm
River Dart Country Park: http://www.riverdart.co.uk/
A climbing site’s collection of accommodation: http://www.javu.co.uk/Climbing/Accommodation
Youth Hostels – pdf brochure which includes camping barns in Exmoor and Dartmoor
Devon Adventure Training have a list of accommodation.
Caving UK’s website has a where to stay page. Places listed all around the country (and abroad!).
Corwall Outdoors – a collection of outdoor centres
West Wales
Caerfai Farm campsite, St Davids
LLandysul paddlers – they run a bunk house in Llandysul. Contact Gareth Bryant on (01559) 363209
http://www.hostelswales.com Loads of bunkhouses and hostels in the Brecon Beacons
Caerhafod Lodge, Llanrhian, near St Davids. 01348 837859. Modern bunkhouse.
http://www.outdoorliteventures.co.uk Outdoor centre and Bunkhouse near Llandovery.
http://www.walesindex.co.uk Directory of Bunkhouses
North Wales
The Berwyn Arms – paddler-friendly pub with bunkrooms near Llangollen. This has recently changed owners (Nov 2004) and I don’t yet know about the new owners.
The Goat Inn, at Maerdy, still owned by the previous owners of the Berwyn Arms
Penybont campsite, Bala. This lot now seem to have got a bit fussy
Pen-y-Garth campsite, Bala
Glan Aber Hotel, Betws-y-Coed. Hotel/Inn with bunkrooms too
More accommodation in Betws-y-Coed
Glyn Afon B&B (Llanberis) – 01286 872528
Tyn-yr-Erw Farm Bunkhouse, Glanrafon, Corwen. Near the Tryweryn. 01490 460464. £12 for Bed, Breakfast, and Dinner.
Braich Goch Bunkhouse & Inn – Corris, near Machynlleth (mid-Wales)
Bala Backpackers – hostel style, with plenty of rules!
Mountain Lodge bunkhouse in Capel Curig
Tyddyn Bychan Bunkhouse near Snowdonia
Carrog Station Camp Site – 01490 430 347. Basic campsite (no showers!) by the river Dee near Llangollen. Decent pub nearby.
Wern Isaf Farm – 01978 860 632. Campsite just outside Llangollen.