Welcome to Dufton Barn Holidays in the heart of the Eden Valley

Situated among the rolling hills of the Eden Valley in the heart of Cumbria and on the Pennine Way, Dufton Barn Holidays offers the ultimate break for two. Whether looking for a luxurious getaway or a place to rest your head while walking the Pennine Way, Dufton Barn Holidays is the perfect choice for two people.

Luxury hideaway

Ultimate luxury retreat for two for quality time to pamper yourself and relax away from it all! NEWLY OPEN and available to book.

Walkers bolthole

Delightful, dog-friendly glamping barn – perfect to lay down your weary head from a days walking!  Planning to OPEN in 2020.

Eden Valley

Experience natural beauty and traditional charm in this stunning and peaceful part of East Cumbria.

Welcome to Dufton Barn Holidays

As you arrive into the beautiful village of Dufton in the Eden Valley you immediately start to sense the benefit of a rural idyll in your own garden of Eden.  Peaceful countryside and gentle rolling hills, away from the daily hum drum of life and the bustle of the Lake District.

Dufton Barn Holidays ticks all the boxes, as we are perfectly positioned between the Lake District and the North Yorkshire Moors, either for a complete pamper break for two in our luxurious Shepherds View, or in Shepherds Hut our walkers “bolthole” with everything you need to recharge your batteries after a hard days walking or cycling in the Eden Valley or along the Pennine Way!

“Absolutely brilliant. This place feels luxurious and Carole and Simon have really thought of everything and then some. The bed is comfortable, the view is stunning, the wood burning fire is such a treat, the jacuzzi bath is gorgeous, the lighting is cosy and romantic, the whole place is stylishly decorated.  We highly recommend it and had a super few days.”

Rachel and AaronNewcastle, January 2019

“Absolutely fantastic stay at Shepherds View – accommodation is stunning, fully equipped and immaculately presented.  Location is ideal for beautiful walks in the Pennines.  Highly recommend.”

Tom and SarahStaffordshire, December 2018

“Quite the most perfect spot for a quiet ‘getaway’.  Every comfort has been thought about & provided in a stylish, efficient setting.  Thank you!”

Mary and SandyScottish Borders, November 2018

“We have had an amazing stay here and do not want to go home!  The cottage is absolutely beautiful and waking up to those views every morning has been fantastic!”

Rob and JenNottingham, October2018

“We love Shepherds View and you have created an amazing place for people to enjoy.  I can honestly say that I have not felt so relaxed in such a long time and that’s thanks to you.  Dufton is a wonderful and magical place and it has a great peaceful vibe about it, we love the Eden Valley surroundings.”

Anil and PreetiRayleigh, October 2018

“This is a fabulous place, so very comfortable and very deserving of all 5 stars.  It exudes quality and luxury.”

Kirsten and NeilWarrington, September 2018

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