We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

The Barn House

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Orton
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
The Barn House
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

54 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 54: English reviews
Ottawa, Canada
Level Contributor
31 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

What a delightful place to stay! We were on the Coast 2 Coast walk and this was definitely a highlight! Very gracious home with large rooms and baths. Breakfast was complete with a gorgeous selection of fresh fruit salad, home made jams and marmalades. Lovely setting too.

Helpful?
Thank noramarie
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Orion is a beautiful village to arrive in (after walking from Shap). Friendly welcome with tea and scones served in the lounge. The owner gave us a good recommendation for where to eat - The George Hotel but otherwise was unobtrusive which felt fine to us as we arrived with another couple walking C2C and this gave us the space... More 

Helpful?
Thank Geoff E
Newcastle, Australia
Level Contributor
88 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I have been waiting to write this review until our group of 6 completed the C to C walk do that I would get a better impression of accommodation along the course of the walk, as I did not wish to be unfairly critical. Another group member already has submitted a review, with no reply or comment from the owner... More 

Helpful?
Thank Auswalkers
Belmont, Australia
Level Contributor
110 reviews
57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here 12 years ago and found it one of the best places on the coast to coast walk. Very pleasant village, one of the best presented b&b in a convenient location for walkers. Rooms well equipped and quest lounge great for relaxing. Having read the previous recent reviews I expected a similar experience this time. Unfortunately we must have... More 

Helpful?
Thank BJbelmont
South Holland Province, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
149 reviews
43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

The Barn House is a family run B&B with very comfortable en-suite accommodation. The rooms are separate from the main house with ample space to relax outside or sit in a communal indoor area. There is a fridge with drinks and snacks available to charge to your room. They were able to help with our washing and went out of... More 

Helpful?
Thank AmsterdamTulips44
Level Contributor
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Friendly, helpful hosts. Really good facilities. Cream tea on arrival. Very comfortable. Highly recommended. Orton is a good place to break the otherwise long leg of Shap (or Bampton) to Kirkby Stephen. The pub, a few hundred metres walk, serves good food too.

Helpful?
Thank Rob Y
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Stayed here on our Coast to coast walk. This was the best accommodation on the whole route. Really great barn conversion, very modern and spacious with a lovely conservatory for guests to use. Owners were friendly too. Well worth stopping off in Orton.

Helpful?
Thank Pat B
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Level Contributor
258 reviews
56 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016

An exceptional pit stop on the coast to coast walk. It is very difficult to think of any criticism. There were scones on arrival. A beautiful conservatory to sit in. Hot shower. Scrumptious breakfast. Comfy beds. What more could you want?

Helpful?
Thank Vladvonbounce
Buxton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
141 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

The Barn House is a modern but tasteful building which is beautifully decorated, and is owned by a climber, so someone who understands the lure of the great outdoors. This was Day 7 of the C2C for us, and this place was one of the best so far. The welcome was warm and friendly, the rooms modern and spacious, full... More 

Helpful?
Thank Gayterman
Edmonton, AB
Level Contributor
102 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2015

We had a room upstairs with skylights and great views. The welcome was friendly with tasty scones. Breakfast was tasty and the first hot toast since home! The cheese sandwich with chutney was a welcome packed lunch surprise the next day!

Helpful?
Thank SmokoEdmonton_AB

8 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (8)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Other (4)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Orton
0.0 mi away
The George Hotel
The George Hotel
#1 of 5 in Orton
187 reviews
0.0 mi away
Old Water View
Old Water View
#1 of 12 in Patterdale
221 reviews
0.0 mi away
The Old Croft House
The Old Croft House
#2 of 33 in Kirkby Stephen
139 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.0 mi away
Fletcher House
Fletcher House
#12 of 33 in Kirkby Stephen
80 reviews
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Barn House

Address: Orton CA10 3RF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Orton
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
The Barn House Orton, Cumbria
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Barn House staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Large rooms with ensuite full baths and heated towel racks. Great views and it was in farmland, so all was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles noramarie, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs room was private and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles SmokoEdmonton_AB, 21 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles 546karinc, 2 Nov 2014 | Read review
“If you want a bath rather than a shower - ask when you book..”
 of 5 bubbles JacquiS571, 12 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Didn't see others but our ground floor front room was really lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles vogel421, 23 Oct 2013 | Read review
5 of 5