Bunkbarn near Grizedale sleeping 16, in an excellent location for walking, outdoor activities and exploring the Lake District
Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Rookhow, Rusland, Ulverston, Cumbria, Lake District, sleeps 8 - 16 in 3 bedrooms.
Rookhow is situated in the heart of the Lake District in the quiet Rusland Valley, South Lakes, near Grizedale Forest. Perfect group accommodation for family and friends gatherings, activity holidays, yoga retreats or celebrations.
Stay in the cosy bunkbarn with wood burner and enjoy sole use of the 12 acres of private woodland. Toast marshmallows on the campfire, stay in the heated yurt and wake up to the sound of owls and smell of wood smoke. Outdoor seating area with big tables, benches and sun canopy.
Extra group space for activities or additional sleeping in the historic 300 year old Grade II* listed Quaker Meeting House (large meeting room, smaller meeting room and kitchen, toilets).
Space to camp at the back of the bunkbarn. Maximum 30 staying on site.
Nestled between Lakes Windermere and Coniston, near Grizedale with its mountain biking and sculpture trails. Easy access to the Lakes and away from the busiest roads!
Rookhow is also used for Forest Schools courses, yoga and wellness retreats, community events and training.
We put at least 5% of our bookings income into subsidising stays for vulnerable groups and in the last year have supported over 300 people from 20 community groups to stay at Rookhow including refugees; drug, alcohol and trauma recovery; LGBTQ+ youth groups and women dealing with domestic abuse. By staying at Rookhow you will help to support these groups.
Rookhow is a registered Quaker charity and is supported by a dedicated team of volunteers who help to run the organisation and maintain its buildings and woodland.