Accommodation for Scafell Pike

Welcome to the Lake District. You’ll need somewhere comfortable to rest and recover after completing Ben Nevis. Scafell Pike is the smallest of the National Three Peaks but shouldn’t be underestimated.

The selection of accommodation below includes hotels, B&Bs, campsites and hostels. No matter your budget, party size or accommodation preference, you will be able to find your desired accommodation below.

All accommodation is ranked in distance from Wasdale Car Park – the starting point for Scafell Pike.

Hotels

A hotel is the perfect accommodation if you want to relax, refuel and recover in anticipation of tackling Scafell Pike.

Sorted by distance from Wasdale Car Park. 

Name: The Strands Inn & Micro Brewery
Distance: 5.5 miles
Website: http://www.thestrandsinn.com/

Name: Low Wood Hall Hotel
Distance: 5.6 miles
Website: http://www.lowwoodhall.co.uk/

Name: Bridge Inn
Distance: 7.2 miles
Website: http://www.santonbridgeinn.com/

Name: Gosforth Hall Inn
Distance: 8.4 miles
Website: https://gosforthhall.co.uk/

Name: Westlakes Hotel
Distance: 8.5 miles
Website: http://www.westlakeshotel.co.uk/

Name: Bower House Inn
Distance: 8.9 miles
Website: https://www.bowerhouseinn.com/

Name: The Kellbank
Distance: 9.1 miles
Website: http://www.thekellbank.co.uk/

Name: Lutwidge Arms Hotel
Distance: 9.8 miles
Website: http://www.lutwidgearms.co.uk/

Name: Brook House Inn
Distance: 12 miles
Website: http://www.brookhouseinn.co.uk/

Name: Pennington Hotel
Distance: 12.5 miles
Website: http://www.penningtonhotels.com/

Name: The Woolpack Inn
Distance: 13 miles
Website: http://www.woolpack.co.uk/

Name: Old Dungeon Ghyll Hotel
Distance: 23.3 miles
Website: http://www.odg.co.uk/

Name: New Dungeon Ghyll Hotel
Distance: 24 miles
Website: http://www.dungeon-ghyll.co.uk/

B&Bs

There plenty of B&Bs close to Scafell Pike. B&Bs are usually cheaper than a hotel and allow more option for catering. Hosts have local knowledge of the area and provide more attention to your stay.

Sorted by distance from Wasdale Car Park. 

Name: Lingmell House
Distance: 0.9 miles
Website: http://www.lingmellhouse.co.uk/

Name: Burnthwaite Farm B&B
Distance: 1.4 miles
Website: http://burnthwaite.co.uk/

Name: Irton Hall
Distance: 8.2 miles
Website: http://www.irtonhall.co.uk/

Name: The Old School
Distance: 9.3 miles
Website: http://www.theoldschoolandbettys.co.uk/

Name: Forest How Guest House
Distance: 9.4 miles
Website: http://www.foresthow.co.uk/

Name: Dale View Bed and Breakfast
Distance: 11.4 miles
Website: http://www.booteskdale.co.uk/

Name: Stanley Ghyll House
Distance: 11.5 miles
Website: http://www.stanleyghyll-eskdale.co.uk/

Name: Muncaster Castle
Distance: 13 miles
Website: http://www.muncaster.co.uk/

Camping

Camping is budget friendly and provides the great outdoors to entertain your party. Some campsites require booking pitches and others are allocated on arrival. Always phone ahead to make sure there are vacancies.

Sorted by distance from Wasdale Car Park. 

Name: Wasdale National Trust Campsite
Distance: 0.1 miles
Website: https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/holidays/wasdale-campsite-lake-district

Name: Wasdale Head Inn
Distance: 0.9 miles
Website: http://www.s213669645.websitehome.co.uk/10.html

Name: Murt Camping Barn
Distance: 4.2 miles
Website: http://www.murtbarn.co.uk/

Name: Church Stile Farm & Holiday Park
Distance: 4.7 miles
Website: https://www.churchstile.com/

Name: The Old Post Office Campsite
Distance: 6.3 miles
Website: http://theoldpostofficecampsite.co.uk/

Name: Fisherground Campsite
Distance: 9.8 miles
Website: http://www.fishergroundcampsite.co.uk/

Name: Eskdale Campsite
Distance: 11.5 miles
Website: https://eskdalecampsite.co.uk/

Hostels

Hostels are dormitories, usually with bunkbeds and shared facilities. They are sociable, cheap and often accommodate large parties. They are a great option for budget-minded hikers.

Sorted by distance from Wasdale Car Park. 

Name: YHA Wasdale Hall
Distance: 3.5 miles
Website: https://www.yha.org.uk/hostel/yha-wasdale-hall

Name: YHA Eskdale
Distance: 12.5 miles
Website: https://www.yha.org.uk/hostel/yha-eskdale

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