AboutThe Bunkhouse is in a wing of the old stableblock behind Ilam Hall and sits within Ilam Park, a beautiful landscape open to the public all year round. The hall is run separately as a Youth Hostel by the Youth Hostel Association. The stableblock also houses the main National Trust visitor facilities including the visitor centre,
tearoom, shop and toilets.
The Bunkhouse is on two floors, with the main accommodation upstairs, and showers and toilets downstairs.
What You Need To Bring
· Bedding or sleeping bags, pillows;
· Tea towels;
· All your personal stuff/towels/food, the nearest supermarket is in Ashbourne.
Heating: Both floors of the Bunkhouse benefit from underfloor heating powered by an air source heat pump.
This also provides hot water for the basins and sinks. Showers are electric.
- Number of Rooms / Units
|Room / Unit Type||Capacity||Room / Unit Tariff*||Notes|
|Bunk||1||from £10.63 to £15.63 per person per night|
|Bunkhouse||16||from £170.00 to £250.00 per room per night||Downstairs: · Front door with combination entry lock and doorbell leading to entrance lobby with boot rack, payphone, first aid kit and noticeboard; · Three shower rooms with handbasins and toilets; · Drying room for wet coats and boots. Upstairs: · Bedrooms: there are three separate bedrooms with bunk beds, two sleeping six people, and one sleeping four people. Each bed has a reading light, plug socket and storage box. Each room has a wash basin and shaver socket. · Communal open plan kitchen/dining and lounge area: The kitchen has a ceramic range oven, microwave, fridge freezer, washer dryer, wall mounted kettle, spacious food preparation area, storage cupboards, double sink and a full set of cutlery, crockery, glasses, pots and pans etc. Two high chairs are provided (stored in Cleaning Cupboard). There is a large English Ash table with benches to cater comfortably for 16 people. The lounge area has two large fitted sofas. · Upstairs toilet. · Cleaning Cupboard with equipment and supplies.|
*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
- Cooking facilities
- Hot water
- Showers available
- Private parking
Property Facilities: Bunkhouse
- Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement
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