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Howbeck Lodge Farm

Howbeck Lodge Farm

Cumbria, Hesket Newmarket, CA7 8JN

Located within the Lake District National Park, you can experience true rural isolation and a little piece of heaven at your Canvas Lodge when on your glamping Cumbria getaway. You are only 2 hours' drive from Manchester here in the Northern Fells. There are a plethora of walks on your doorstep, quiet beaches at the Solway Firth, and not to forget the beautiful world-renowned lakes of the Lake District, and nearby rivers. Keswick is just 16 miles away to jump into the action but be able to step out again.

The Stobart family have farmed at Howbeck Lodge for over 20 years. Howbeck is a traditional sheep and beef farm of 300 acres that is worked in a sustainable manner as part of the higher level Countryside Stewardship Scheme. John is passionate about his livestock, particularly his Highland cattle. The lambs in spring, prize winning Highland cattle and paddling in the stream, are all a stone’s throw from the tents. Unfortunately, dogs cannot be accommodated.

Christine is well known locally for her homemade produce, available at the pretty farm pantry in the little barn by the tents. One guest’s comment represented exactly what they aim for: “John made us laugh, Christine’s food made us drool, and Sarah taught us how to feed lambs. It was truly one of the best holidays we’ve ever had”. In the lovingly restored barn, the hot showers are downstairs and the farm pantry above.

Another rich slice of rural England is served up almost every week in the area from June until September in the form of agricultural shows. You might even see John there with his prize livestock, as he is a regular trophy winner. Howbeck Farm is a short stroll to the unspoilt village of Hesket Newmarket, which boasts a lovely children’s play area, a riverside walk and the very popular Old Crown Pub, well worth a visit along with the Hesket Newmarket Brewery Cooperative.

We are the Howbeck family and have farmed at Howbeck for over 20 years. We have 3 children, David, Joanne and Sarah. Although Jo is married and has a son, they spend as much time as possible back on the farm near the beautiful Lake District.

We hope to welcome you soon, John & Christine


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Prices and Availability

Below, you will find all the available prices and dates. Our fixed arrival and departure days are Monday and Friday other than on some bank holidays. Click on the month to see the dates available and on the price to make your booking. If you want to book more than a week or wish to come today or to book more than three tents then please contact us.

August 2016

arrivaldate departure date Stay Canvas LodgeCanvas Frills Lodge
Mon 29 AugFri 02 SepMidweekoccupiedoccupied
Tue 30 AugFri 02 SepMidweekoccupied£465.00

September 2016

arrivaldate departure date Stay Canvas LodgeCanvas Frills Lodge
Fri 02 SepSun 04 SepShort weekend£299.00occupied
Fri 02 SepMon 05 SepWeekend£325.00occupied
Fri 02 SepFri 09 SepWeek£399.00occupied
Mon 05 SepWed 07 SepShort midweek£199.00occupied
Mon 05 SepFri 09 SepMidweek£295.00£399.00
Mon 05 SepMon 12 SepWeek£399.00£659.00
Wed 07 SepFri 09 SepShort midweek£199.00occupied
Fri 09 SepSun 11 SepShort weekend£299.00£385.00
Fri 09 SepMon 12 SepWeekend£325.00£429.00
Fri 09 SepFri 16 SepWeek£399.00£659.00
Mon 12 SepWed 14 SepShort midweek£199.00£269.00
Mon 12 SepFri 16 SepMidweek£295.00£399.00
Mon 12 SepMon 19 SepWeek£399.00£659.00
Wed 14 SepFri 16 SepShort midweek£199.00£269.00
Fri 16 SepSun 18 SepShort weekend£299.00£385.00
Fri 16 SepMon 19 SepWeekend£325.00£429.00
Fri 16 SepFri 23 SepWeek£399.00£659.00
Mon 19 SepWed 21 SepShort midweek£199.00£269.00
Mon 19 SepFri 23 SepMidweek£295.00£399.00
Mon 19 SepMon 26 SepWeek£399.00£659.00
Wed 21 SepFri 23 SepShort midweek£199.00£269.00
Fri 23 SepSun 25 SepShort weekend£299.00£385.00
Fri 23 SepMon 26 SepWeekend£325.00£429.00
Fri 23 SepFri 30 SepWeek£399.00£659.00
Mon 26 SepWed 28 SepShort midweek£199.00£269.00
Mon 26 SepFri 30 SepMidweek£295.00£399.00
Mon 26 SepMon 03 OctWeek£399.00£659.00
Wed 28 SepFri 30 SepShort midweek£199.00£269.00
Fri 30 SepSun 02 OctShort weekend£299.00£385.00
Fri 30 SepMon 03 OctWeekend£305.00£429.00
Fri 30 SepFri 07 OctWeek£399.00£659.00

October 2016

arrivaldate departure date Stay Canvas LodgeCanvas Frills Lodge
Mon 03 OctWed 05 OctShort midweek£199.00£269.00
Mon 03 OctFri 07 OctMidweek£275.00£399.00
Mon 03 OctMon 10 OctWeek£399.00£659.00
Wed 05 OctFri 07 OctShort midweek£199.00£269.00
Fri 07 OctSun 09 OctShort weekend£299.00£385.00
Fri 07 OctMon 10 OctWeekend£355.00£429.00
Fri 07 OctFri 14 OctWeek£399.00£659.00
Mon 10 OctWed 12 OctShort midweek£199.00£269.00
Mon 10 OctFri 14 OctMidweek£295.00£399.00
Mon 10 OctMon 17 OctWeek£399.00£659.00
Wed 12 OctFri 14 OctShort midweek£199.00£269.00
Fri 14 OctSun 16 OctShort weekend£299.00occupied
Fri 14 OctMon 17 OctWeekend£355.00£429.00
Fri 14 OctFri 21 OctWeek£399.00£659.00
Mon 17 OctWed 19 OctShort midweek£199.00£269.00
Mon 17 OctFri 21 OctMidweek£295.00£399.00
Mon 17 OctMon 24 OctWeek£680.00£659.00
Wed 19 OctFri 21 OctShort midweek£199.00£269.00
Fri 21 OctSun 23 OctShort weekend£299.00occupied
Fri 21 OctMon 24 OctWeekend£355.00£429.00
Fri 21 OctFri 28 OctWeek£680.00occupied
Mon 24 OctWed 26 OctShort midweek£199.00occupied
Mon 24 OctFri 28 OctMidweek£455.00occupied
Mon 24 OctMon 31 OctWeek£680.00occupied
Wed 26 OctFri 28 OctShort midweek£199.00£269.00
Fri 28 OctSun 30 OctShort weekendoccupiedoccupied
Fri 28 OctMon 31 OctWeekend£355.00£399.00

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