Stone Barrow Formerly Golden Cap

Charmouth, Dorset
The exterior of Stone Barrow, Dorset
The sitting room at Stone Barrow, Dorset
Serving hatch from dining room, Stone Barrow, Dorset
The dining room at Stone Barrow, Dorset
The dining room and kitchen at Stone Barrow, Dorset
The kitchen at Stone Barrow, Dorset
The kitchen at Stone Barrow, Dorset
A bunkroom at Stone Barrow, Dorset
A bunkroom at Stone Barrow, Dorset
The bathroom at Stone Barrow, Dorset
The cloakroom at Stone Barrow, Dorset
The garden at Stone Barrow, Dorset
View of Golden Cap, Dorset
View of Charmouth, Dorset
The exterior of Stone Barrow, Dorset The sitting room at Stone Barrow, Dorset Serving hatch from dining room, Stone Barrow, Dorset The dining room at Stone Barrow, Dorset The dining room and kitchen at Stone Barrow, Dorset The kitchen at Stone Barrow, Dorset The kitchen at Stone Barrow, Dorset A bunkroom at Stone Barrow, Dorset A bunkroom at Stone Barrow, Dorset The bathroom at Stone Barrow, Dorset The cloakroom at Stone Barrow, Dorset The garden at Stone Barrow, Dorset View of Golden Cap, Dorset View of Charmouth, Dorset

At-a-glance details

  • Sleeps 8
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Preferred changeover day Flexible
  • Minimum stay 2 nights
  • Number of dogs welcome 0

About Stone Barrow Bunkhouse

Stay on England’s spectacular natural World Heritage Site, The Golden Cap, in this restored military building.

Starting life as an MOD radar station, Stone Barrow Bunkhouse offers a remote hideaway for a group of eight. Walkers, activity groups or large families alike will delight over its location, high on Stonebarrow Hill overlooking Lyme Bay and the Golden Cap.

You’ll be in perfect walking territory, with 25 miles of footpaths through the countryside and headlands of the Golden Cap right from your doorstep. From here you’ll be able to loop onto the South West Coast Path and hike further along the Dorset coastline. Or stay local and relax on Charmouth’s beach, which is only a 30 minute walk downhill. 
 

Enquire and book

Call 0344 335 1296

Opening times

Monday - Friday: 9am - 9pm
Saturday: 9am - 7pm
Sunday: 9am - 1pm

When emailing the team please reference the name of the bunkhouse you are enquiring about.

Email bunkhouses@nationaltrust.org.uk

Features and facilities

  • Cot & high chair not available
  • Microwave available
  • Fridge available
  • Freezer available
  • Dishwasher available
  • Washing machine available
  • Tumble dryer not available
  • Telephone not available
  • Television not available
  • DVD not available
  • WiFi* not available
  • Open fire / wood burner not available
  • Garden available
  • BBQ available

Layout

  • Ground floor

    Entrance hall, cloak room with WC, dining room with one large table and benches, sitting room, well equipped kitchen, two bunk rooms with bunk beds, communal shower room with two showers and WC.

Notes for guests

Heating: Night storage heaters with supplementary fan heaters in the bedrooms, kitchen and bathroom.

Bedding/linen: Mattress protector, pillow, pillow protector and blanket provided.

Parking: Parking is available for four cars outside of the perimeter fence to the front of the bunkhouse, 10 metres from the door. It is possible to unload/load immediately outside the bunkhouse entrance.

Garden: The garden has picnic tables and barbecue. Please note that when the adjoining shop is open during the day the public have access to the garden.

Is this bunkhouse for you? Our bunkhouses are perfect for guests who want to enjoy the outdoors and meet up with friends and family.

We may accept well behaved hen and stag groups at this bunkhouse but would like to discuss your groups needs first. If this applies to your group please call our contact centre on 0344 335 1296 so that they can understand your groups needs.

There are neighbours nearby, so we respectfully ask that you keep noise to a minimum after 11pm.

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About the Acorn rating

To help find the best cottage for you, we have created our own quality rating system for our holiday cottages called the Acorn rating. Ranging from 1-5 Acorns, the rating gives you an indication of a property’s facilities, fixtures and fittings, with five being the highest quality level. The Acorn rating is not connected to any other industry rating system that may be used for holiday cottages and is only to be used as a guide that covers location, style of interior and the facilities you may be looking for. We do not set our cottage pricing based on the Acorn rating we have given a cottage as all our cottages are of an individual nature. Therefore, we recommend that all factors are considered when making your choice. In addition, some of our cottages are curated to be sympathetic to their time period. This means that they might not have all of the aspects of modern living, but impress in so many other ways.

1 Acorn: simple living accommodation with basic furniture and fixtures fit for purpose and clean. Running water and a toilet are provided. There could be some limitations to heating and washing facilities – details of these will be stated clearly on the cottage's webpage. Bedding, linen and towels are supplied with a few exceptions, which are again clearly stated). Facilities for basic catering and living are provided. In general, a 1 Acorn cottage does not have WiFi.

2 Acorn: a mid-quality range of furniture and fittings. Bathroom facilities are basic or there may be a high number of guests to bathroom ratio depending on the size of the cottage. Very few 2 Acorn cottages have WiFi and the kitchen white goods and washing facilities are basic. Bedding, linen and towels are supplied in all 2-5 Acorn cottages.

3 Acorn: a good, standard offer. Generally it is correctly proportioned for the number of guests but could have a few compromises, for example a small kitchen, or a lower bathroom to guest ratio. The variety of white goods available will be better than a 2 Acorn cottage.

4 Acorn: these cottages have more premium furniture, fittings and lighting. Additionally the ratio of bathrooms to guests is likely to be higher, and the bathrooms would be more likely to have separate and spacious showers instead of showers over baths.

5 Acorn: a luxury accommodation offer with very few limiting factors. This is the highest offer available. It is well-equipped and has spacious facilities throughout the cottage or is set within an extraordinary location or building. The furniture is of a high standard, and has real comfort for modern living.

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