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Call: 01229 583204

Welcome to Swarthmoor Hall

Swarthmoor Hall has been described as a hidden gem. The historic, peaceful and beautiful setting of the Hall provides a very special environment whatever the purpose of your visit or stay. We look forward to welcoming you!

Come and enjoy...

a short or long stay in our refurbished accommodation in this unique and historic location with its tranquil gardens and beautiful grounds, on the doorstep of the Lake District.

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You can book just one, or a combination of rooms to suit your needs. All are en-suite, and some of the rooms have the use of modern kitchen facilities so you can cater for yourself if you wish to. Prices start from £39 per night for a single room and £48 for a double or twin.

Come and stay with at Swarthmoor with friends or family, for one or several nights stay, for a week’s holiday or weekend party. See our booking pages for more information, or give us a call to discuss your requirements on 01229 583204.

The Barn Cafe

Open 10.30 - 4.30
7 days a week

The Old Hall

Monday to Friday: 10.30 am - 4.30 pm
Saturdays, Sundays, and last Thursdays of each month: 1.30 - 4.30 pm

Summer 2016 Spiritual Programme

We will host a series of spiritual activities and workshops this summer in addition to our regular Meetings for Worship (on Mondays and Thursdays). Summer activities will include a discussion group, book club and Taizé worship. To see our entire summer spiritual programme, please click here.

We look forward to welcoming you!

Upcoming Swarthmoor Hall Events

There are still a few places left on our residential 1652 pilgrimage "In Fox's Footsteps"
from 15 - 19 August 2016.

Please click here for more information and here to see the flyer and booking information. Call us on 01229 583204 if you're interested in joining in!

Weekend course on prayer

This September, Quaker and spiritual accompanier Nancy Bieber, from Lancaster, Pennsylvania, will be at Swarthmoor Hall to lead a short retreat on prayer. Discover what lies at the heart of prayerful experience for you and which practices uniquely fit your life. Look together with others at how our daily lives can nurture or hinder living prayerfully. Click here for more information and here to book.

Click here to browse our entire 2016 programme of workshops and retreats - or get a sneak preview of 2017 here!

All are welcome! 

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