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Accommodation in the Kirkby Stephen area, which is a major tourist centre, is plentiful, ranging from campsites to good Hotels. The SunSoar Paragliding Centre is on the main road through Kirkby Stephen and within walking distance of the town centre.

In order of distance from the centre, here are our recommendations:

Name, Distance, Description, Contact:

Croglin Castle Hotel

Friendly pub offering B&B at £25 per night and excellent food

Tel: 017683 71389

Takoda Camping--Reccommended.

1.5 Killometers

Friendly easy going campsite. Onsite food supplies and gas. Good reports.

Takoda Camping 
Kirkby Stephen
CA17 4AP

Tel: 017683 72587

Penine View Campsite

Campsite for tents, caravans and mobile homes.

Tel: 017683 71717

Stenkrith House

A lovely mid 19th century stone built 4 bedroom detached house, situated in its own walled gardens, with magnificent views. B&B at £30 per night

Tel: 017683 72281


Spacious victorian house.
B&B at £25-28 per night

Tel: 017683 71321

The Jolly Farmers (very popular)

Family run guest house. Very popular.

Tel: 017683 71063

The Manor House

Beautifully furnished manor house B&B .

Tel: 017683 72256

The Black Bull

Nice 4Star Cumbrian Inn. Quiet location offering B&B and great food.

Tel: 017683 71588

High Chapel House

High Chapel House is a lovely period property set in its own beautiful garden with mature trees and resident red squirrels. Recently refurbished en-suite rooms overlook stunning countryside - wonderful walking country, with great village pubs ready to revive you after a hard day enjoying yourself!

Tel: 015396 23411

Bowber Head Campsite

Camping in a very scenic, wild setting. Tents, caravans and motorhomes

Tel: 01539 623254

The Black Swan--reccommended!

9 Km

Our favorite place for a cool drink in a lovely beer garden after a hard day's flying-- Great bar, accommodation and food and very friendly.

The Black Swan, Ravenstonedale, Kirkby Stephen, CA17 4NG

Tel 015396 23 204

There is a host of other accommodation in the area and comprehensive accommodation info can be found at - www.kirkby-stephen.com

Other good websites are:

Kirkby Stephen Online
Edge Guide to Kirkby Stephen
Settle-Carlisle Railway
Holiday Cottages Cumbria
Cook In Cumbria - Tempting cookery days in the upper Eden valley. Excellent activity for non-flying partners or on non-flyable days. Accommodation also available - see High Capel House above.

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