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 Britain

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!

“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

“Spotlessly clean, furnished & equipped to a very high standard with everything you need for a self catering break.  Spectacular views & wonderful walks straight from the door.”

Joanne and MichaelCongleton, September 2018

“Definitely 5 star and we would recommend this accommodation to family and friends.”

Bill and MaureenSelby, September 2018

“What a GREAT find! This place is superbly well equipped, is extremely comfortable, in a lovely village, great walks – what more could you want?”

David and TrishCambridgeshire, September 2018

“A really luxurious, relaxed home – perfectly appointed, beautiful setting. Brilliant place to relax and read and cook and explore the local Lake District, or just stay in and watch the sheep in great comfort.”

Emily and NeilShropshire, August 2018

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3 weeks ago

Dufton Barn Holidays

Now that the winter is drawing in, indulge in a luxury getaway at Shepherds View. Roaring log fire, underfloor heating, mood lighting, Bose music system, jacuzzi bath - everything you need to set the scene for your relaxing break. Make yourself a hot chocolate in the fully fitted kitchen, or grab a bottle of wine to take upstairs to admire the panoramic views of the snow topped Pennine hills. You could even treat yourself to artisan chocolates from Kennedy's Chocolate Factory. in nearby Orton. Some availability for December and through 2019.
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Hi Dianne- really sorry but we don’t take dogs .

We’re on our way 😉

Is it dog friendly?

3 weeks ago

Dufton Barn Holidays

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1 month ago

Dufton Barn Holidays

Fabulous November day walking around Dufton and also managed to spot a woodpecker, heron and red squirrel.

With thanks to Pablo Costemalle for some of the photos.
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