Rusland, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8LA
The Bunkbarn and Quaker Wood
Rookhow also provides comfortable budget self-catering accommodation and meeting space in the English Lake District. The Bunkbarn (providing accommodation for up to 16 people), and Quakers’ Wood – 12 acres of mature mixed woodland.
The Bunkbarn, originally the stables, has 2 sleeping areas for up to 16 people: 8 bunks downstairs and 9 single/bunk beds upstairs.
Camping is permitted by arrangement for larger groups. The Bunkbarn has 4 showers, 2 WCs and 5 wash basins. The large common room is open plan with a kitchen, dining area and comfortable seating round a wood-burning stove. The kitchen is well equipped with an electric range (double oven), microwave, fridge-freezer, and double sink. There is electric heating throughout. The Bunkbarn does not have a TV, radio, telephone or internet, in keeping with the ‘away from it all’ peace and simplicity of Rookhow.
Meeting for Worship:
Local Friends meet on the first Wednesday in the month – 7.30 to 8.00. Tea, coffee and biscuits afterwards.