George Starkey Hut, Patterdale, CUMBRIA CA11 0NL
NY 396160 (Landranger map 90)
From Jan 2014 - £10 per night for BMC club affiliated members. £11 non-BMC-affiliated. £6 per night for ABMSAC Members
need to book with booking secretary to reserve places and be sent a key
There is accommodation for 28 in bunk beds. The Menís Room has 14 places, the Ladiesí Room has 6 places and there is a Membersí Room with 8 places. Inside the front door, the entrance hall has boot racks and a large drying room equipped with a heater and de-humidifier.
The communal area combines a comfortable seating area and a dining area with a welcoming open fire. The kitchen is equipped with two cookers, two double hobs, a large fridge, two microwaves and two sinks with drainers. Constant hot water is provided and there are assorted kettles and toasters. All cooking utensils, crockery and cutlery are provided. There is also a large storage area for food boxes.
The menís washroom has four washbasins, two showers and two loos; the ladiesí washroom has two washbasins, one shower and two loos. Both washrooms have fan heaters and constant hot water.
The Hut is now heated throughout by night storage heaters.
The George Starkey Hut has the benefit of a private car park with space for about 10 cars.
Run in partnership with Tuesday Climbing Club. Payment in advance. Club/group bookings only (min 8). Contact booking secretary via the website
Driving directions to Association British Members-Swiss Alpine Club (ABM with Google
Hut is situated next to the Primary School and near the church in the village
White Lion and Patterdale Hotel in Patterdale and the Royal in nearby Dockray