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Nenthead


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 About Nenthead
 
Visit this village and discover the leadmining heritage of one of the highest villages in England. There are places to eat in Nenthead, two pubs, which also offer various accommodation, a paddock for campers, or a bunk house. The Mines Heritage Centre offers refreshments and a bunkhouse.

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 Places to stay in Nenthead

Alston YHA
The Firs, Alston Cumbria CA9 3RW
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 Property type: Youth Hostel


Sitting in the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Alston is Englandís highest market town, where steep cobbled streets are surrounded by wild solitary fells. YHA Alston is a traditional property overlooking the South Tyne Valley and makes an excellent stopover point for walkers and cyclists on the Pennine Way and the Sea to Sea Cycle Route (4.5 miles from Nenthead). A full meals service and good self-catering facilities are available. 28 days cancellation policy.

Distance from path: on route   OS reference: 717461

  
 
vegetarians catered for packed lunches available evening meal available drying facilities available 
 
Last updated: 9/28/2016

 
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Assay House Bunkhouse
Nenthead Mines, Nenthead Cumbria CA9 3PD
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 Property type: Hostel


The Assay Office at the Smelting Mill can sleep up to twelve people in two 6 bunk bedrooms. The Bunkhouse has central heating. Kitchen, toilets and 2 showers available. We provide pillows and mattresses Ė guests must provide pillowcases, bedding and towels. The bunkhouse is fully heated, has hot water and showers, and a small kitchen / dining room on the ground floor. The rates are £12 per person per night. Bedding is provided (duvet, pillow & sheets). Please note that we canít guarantee sole use of the bunkhouse for your group unless you arrange this with us in advance. The bunkhouse is open all year. Meals, including breakfasts, are available from the local pub, the Miners Arms, telephone 01434 381427. Please note that breakfast must be booked in advance, and the pub would appreciate advance bookings for evening meals, especially for groups.

Distance from path: On route

Room TypePer room
12 bunks£12.00


 
drying facilities available 
 
Last updated: 9/16/2015

 
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Cherrytree
Nenthead, Nenthead Cumbria CA9 3PD
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 Property type: B & B


Warm comfortable accommodation set high up in the North Pennines. It is right on the route and there are TV's in all rooms. On the C2C cycling route (secure bike storage available ) and the renowned Miners Arms pub is a short walk from Cherry Tree Cottage.There is a bike repair service in Nenthead village.

Room TypePer room
1 single ensuite room£30.00
1 double ensuite room£66.00
2 family ensuite rooms-
1 double room (shared facilities)£60.00
2 twin rooms (shared facilities)£60.00


 
vegetarians catered for packed lunches available drying facilities available 
 
Last updated: 9/16/2015


 
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Mill Cottage Bunkhouse
Nenthead Cumbria 
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 Property type: Hostel


In the 18th century, Mill Cottage was part of the home of the smelt mill manager. Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty on the C2C. A short walk from the pub, community shop and bike repair shop. The bunkhouse which is open all year, will sleep six in the upstairs bunkroom. A self catering continental breakfast is provided and other meals can be booked at the local pub the Miners Arms.

Distance from path: On route

Room TypePer room
6 bunks£15.00


 
drying facilities available 
 
Last updated: 9/16/2015


 
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Miners Arms
Nenthead Cumbria CA9 3LP
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 Property type: B & B
 Accreditations: 3 Star Hotel


Recently voted the 'Greenest Pub In Britain' after winning it Green Tourism Gold Star. Excellent food and good beer at the pub which lays claim to being the highest in England. The new luxury en-suite accommodation was amongst the 2012 Top 10 B&Bs in Cumbria in The Times travel section. Alison has run the Miners since 1988, adding a conservatory dining room. Member of the Green Tourism scheme promoted by the AONB.

Room TypePer room
1 single ensuite room£35.00
2 twin ensuite rooms£60.00
1 family ensuite room£60.00
12 bunks-

  
 
vegetarians catered for this property has an alcohol licence packed lunches available evening meal available drying facilities available 
 
Last updated: 9/16/2015

 
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Alternatively, you might like to try the following hotels just outside Nenthead...

Allenheads Inn, Allenheads, less than a mile from Nenthead.
Allenheads Lodge Outdoor Centre, Allenheads, less than a mile from Nenthead.
Alston House Hotel, , less than a mile from Nenthead.
The Cumberland Hotel, , less than a mile from Nenthead.
Greycroft, , less than a mile from Nenthead.
Victoria Inn, , less than a mile from Nenthead.


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pets accepted herePets accepted   packed lunches availablePacked lunches available
evening meal availableEvening meals available   this is a no smoking propertyNo smoking property