Threlkeld & Scales

Run by: Geoff & Charlie Mawdsley

In the shadow of Blencathra, the White Horse Inn is a quintessential Country Pub with great food, open fires, local ales and a warm welcome. Just a mile beyond Threlkeld, the mountains start where the beer garden finishes.  Now sleeps parties up to 50 because there's a new bunkhouse just across the lane that hold a further 26 people in 6 dorms of 1x6 and 5x4.This is in addition to the stables of this traditional Lake District Inn which were converted a couple of years ago. Four of the stables are bedrooms, 1x4, 2x6 and 1x8. All centrally heated. Kitchen, dryer, dining room, pub. To book please call Charlie on 017687 79883 and view the website below for more information. Free wifi throughout. Sole occupancy of either bunkhouse is £250.    

Bunkhouse: sleeps 24 man bunkhouse (1x8 man, 2x6 man, 1x4 man). Bed: £12pppn. Sole occ of bunkhouse: £250. Bedding: £5. Kitchen, Dryer, Dining Room, Pub, Centrally Heated. Meals: Snacks, sandwiches and full meals at lunch. Drinks served all day. Dinner: 6-9pm. Main courses £10-£13.

Run by: Johnny Denny

Threlkeld Village Hall, which houses this splendid new resource, is bang on the route. Commanding great views of Blencathra and the surrounding area the coffee shop has outside seating as well, and is a great place to stop for locally-sourced food and Fairtrade teas and coffees. Profits from Threlkeld Coffee Shop are used for the benefit of the local community. Offering lots of delicious baked produce, sandwiches, scones and soft drinks.      


Open 10am - 5pm every day. Open 7 days a week except Christmas Day.