The Folk Gathering Sept 16 - 18 2016

Home Feedback About Useful info Programme Location News Contact




Main accommodation lists


for information only ( users should verify all details themselves). (distances in mins walk or miles shown are to  the Village Hall  – and are estimates for guidance only, please check with the owner)

Camping, Motor Homes and caravans

Folk Gathering Temporary Camp site – Alstonefield Playing Field - available for ticket holders only.
Opens 13.00hrs Thursday 15th Sept. Site to be cleared by 13.00hrs Monday 19th Sept. Camping
will be operated and stewarded by the Folk Gathering team. Located in centre of village near to the main venues - £5.00 pppn basic with tap and elsan toilets and cwd point . Must be booked in advance with the Folk Gathering office but pay on arrival.
All proceeds from the playing field site go to Alstonefield Parish Council. The adjacent Annie Bonsall’s field will also be available and operated by the Folk Gathering Team.
Quiet site rule applies after 11.00pm

The Smithy Caravan Site – centre of the village just 3 mins walk to venues.  - £16 per night per unit with hook ups £10 per unit without . Phone Mary Adams on 01335 310 332 Very handy especially if arriving early and staying on longer. (8 places available as at  09/06/16 ).

Overdale, Lode Lane,   £5 pppn basic camp site with toilets & H & C water no facilities for elsan chemical waste disposal. Quiet site after 11.00pm rule P Leeson – 01335 310206.
800 yards east of Folk Gathering 10 mins walk .

Hulme End Camp Site 3 miles north of Alstonefield with water, toilets, elsan/cwd and site barbecues £4.50 pppn  - no need to book. Plenty of capacity. Groups welcome.
For details see www.hulme-end-campsite.co.uk  or phone 07800 659985.

Hotels and B& B/half board close to Alstonefield

Alstonefield Manor  Alstonefield, DE6 2FX, Mrs Jo Wood,Telephone (+44)(0)1335 310 393  3min

Fynderne House, Alstonefield, DE6 2FY, Mrs. Marie Mcilroy, Telephone (+44)(0)1335 310 293 - 3min

Greystones , Hopedale, Alstonefield, DE6 2GD, Andrew & Caroline Siddons, 01335 310166 – 8 min

 Stanshope Hall (Half board available), Stanshope, DE6 2AD , Naomi Chambers, Telephone (+44)(0)1335 310278 1.2 mls

Yew Tree Farm  (Half board available), Alstonefield, DE6 2FR, Mrs. Muriel Griffin., 01335 310 377 1 min

YHA Hartington - excellent hostel with full facilities catering etc Hall Bank, Hartington, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 0AT   T: 0845 371 9740 5 miles from Folk Gathering  http://www.yha.org.uk/hostel/hartington  .

YHA Ilam Hall – excellent hostel with full facilities including cateringetc. Address: Ilam Hall, Ilam, Ashbourne DE6 2AZ 3½ miles from venue – 10 mins drive.

Phone:0845 371 9023  www.yha.org.uk/Ilam

Self Catering

Alstonefield Manor (The Old Estate Rooms),  Alstonefield, DE6 2FX.  Robert and Jo Wood, Tel (+44)(0)1335310393 – 3  minutes

Button Cottage, Alstonefield, DE6 2FX, Lucie Clare Watson, Tel. (+44)(0)7752051029 – 3 minutes

Church Farm, Alstonefield, DE6 2FX. Christine Redfern,  Tel (+44)(0)1335310265 – 3 minutes

Church Farm, Stanshope, DE6 2AD.  Susan Franks. Tel (+44)(0)1335310243 – 1.3 miles

1 Church Lane, Alstonefield, DE6 2FX.  Sue Curtis, Tel 07702 889424 - 3 minutes

Clays View , Alstonefield, DE6 2FE. Sue Lovatt, Tel (+44)(0)1335 310458 -3 minutes

The Coach House, Gateham, Alstonefield, DE6 2FE.  Theresa Flower, Tel (+44)(0)1335310349 - 3 min

Dam Gate Farm, Ilam, Andrea Clarke . Tel 01 335 310271

Gateham Cottage, Gateham, Alstonefield  Theresa Flower,  DE6 2FE 01335310 349

Dove Cottage, Alstonefield, DE6 2GA. Rupert Hignett, Tel (+44)(0)1335 310389 – 1.5 miles

The Gables,  Lode Lane, Alstonefield, DE6 2FE. Tel (+44)(0)151 125 3264 – 2minutes

Gateham Cottage, Gateham, Alstonefield, DE6 2FE, Theresa Flower, Tel (+44)(0)1335310349- 0.5mile

Hope Farmhouse Barn, Hopedale, Alstonefield, DE6 2GE. Sue Hanson, Tel ( 01298 687418) – 0.5 mile

Hope Green Farm, Hopedale, Alstonefield, DE6 2GE. Mrs C Smith, Tel (+44)(0)1335310328 -  0.5 mile

Lower Damgate Farm, Ilam.  Carolyn Wilderspin, Tel 01335 310 367  Mob 07779 210791 – 1.2 miles

The Mews Cottage , Alstonefield Tel. Robert and Jo Wood at Alstonefield Manor 01335 310393  ?

The Old Shippon, Alstonefield, Tel. Martin Snodin 01335 310166- 5 minutes

Paddock House Farm Holiday Cottages, Alstonefield, DE6 2FT Mark Redfern  01335 310382  1.5 miles

Rose Cottage, Milldale, Nr. Alstonefield, DE6 2GB, Paul & Jackie Edmondston, 07778 464 889 1.7 miles

YHA Hostel, Alstonefield, basic small, self catering. Gypsy Lane, Alstonefield, Derbyshire, DE6 2FZ T: 01335 310206. 700 yards from Folk Gathering   http://www.yha.org.uk/hostel/alstonefield  .

YHA Camping Barn  sleeps 12-  Gateham Grange, Alstonefield, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 2FT T Bookings- 0800 01917.Arrivals - 01335 310349 1.5 miles from Folk Gathering   http://www.yha.org.uk/barn/alstonefield-camping-barn   .

Rowlands Cottage, Hope Farm, Hopedale, Alstonefield, DE6 2GE. Mrs Ellen Wibberley, Tel (+44)(0)1335310370 - 0.5 mile

Smithy Cottage, Hopedale, Alstonefield, DE6 2GD  .  Andrew and Caroline Siddons,  Tel (+44)(0)1335 310166 - 0.5 mile

The Old Vicarage, Wetton, 01335 310296, > 1.5 Mile,

The Old Chapel, Wetton,  lynne.imeson@btinternet.com 01335 310450 > 1.5  Mile

 Accommodation Further afield

Manifold Hotel, Hulme End www.themanifoldinn.co.uk, Tel: 01298 84537 > 3 miles

Raikes Farm,  Hulme End, 01298 843443  > 3.9 Miles

Cawlow Farm    Hulme End , 0 1244.357715, > 3 miles

The Old Dairy Hulme End, (0) 1244.357716,  > 3 miles

The Garden Room, Hulme End, owner -01298 83166, home;01298 687080  >3 miles

Westside Farm,  Hulme End,  www.westsidebarn.co.uk    01298 844223  > 3 miles

Hayloft  , Sennilow Farm, Church Street, Hartington, jane.bassett1@tiscali.co.uk Tel: 01298 84358 Mobile: 07854 682747 > 6 + miles

Riverside Villa, Hulme End,  roger@riversidevilla.co.uk   Tel 01298 84474 > 3 miles