Dunfield House & Stables

  • VisitEngland 3 Star Group Hostel
  • VisitEngland Cyclists Welcome
  • VisitEngland Walkers Welcome
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Group Hostel with 24 bedspaces £15-£50 pppnb, £300-£350 prpn

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Dunfield House

Dunfield House

group accommodation for 40 to 70 guests suitable for school groups, youth and church groups and family camps

Address

Kington, Herefordshire,
HR5 3NN

Details

The stables offers much more than stand alone self catering accommodation. With a well maintained kitchen and adjacent dining room, a very good ratio of showers and toilets to bunk style bed space along with unlimited hot water 24 hours a day makes this an ideal base for families, walkers, cyclists and friends getting together. Use of the extensive grounds of Dunfield House for football, volleyball, walks and relaxation is available. A campfire site, indoor heated swimming pool and games room can be used by prior arrangement. Don't fancy cooking? A catered option for one or more meals is available by prior arrangement.

Sleeping 70 and offering a catered service with highly recommended home cooked food, Dunfield House offers bunk accommodation, hot showers and excellent lounges and meeting rooms for families, youth, church and friends for education, music courses, training, relaxation or celebration.

Both the house & stables have commendable standards of housekeeping.

Sue & Paul [house managers] live onsite and are available to offer their personal attention from your initial enquiry through to and during your visit. Exploration of Herefordshire and Powys offers a variety of activities for all ages. Walks from Dunfield and the surrounding area afford the opportunity for people of all abilities and standards to access stunning views away from the crowds. For further information please do not hesitate to contact Sue & Paul.

Children welcomeTelevisionUnlicensedPacked lunches providedSpecial diets availableIroning facilitiesConference facilitiesPrivate parkingGardenCooking facilitiesLaundry facilitiesElectric shaver pointsLinen providedTelephone (public)Swimming pool - indoor onsiteGolf available (onsite or nearby)Children's outdoor play areaSnooker/billiards/pool onsiteVegetarian diet availableDVD playerShowers availableAir conditioningCoach parties welcomedEvening mealsHigh chairs availableCots availableBreakfast availableHot waterBedding providedCommon room

Children welcome from any age.

Location

Directions

See location of Dunfield House and Stables on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SO 273584  Lat: 52.21939 Long: -3.06449

The Stables and Dunfield are situated on the A44 two miles west of Kington, Herefordshire. Take a right turn [Dunfield Lane] turn right turn over the cattle grid.

Facilities

  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • TelevisionTelevision
  • UnlicensedUnlicensed
  • Packed lunches providedPacked lunches provided
  • Special diets availableSpecial diets available
  • Ironing facilitiesIroning facilities
  • Conference facilitiesConference facilities
  • Private parkingPrivate parking
  • GardenGarden
  • Cooking facilitiesCooking facilities
  • Laundry facilitiesLaundry facilities
  • Electric shaver pointsElectric shaver points
  • Linen providedLinen provided
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Swimming pool - indoor onsiteSwimming pool - indoor onsite
  • Golf available (onsite or nearby)Golf available (onsite or nearby)
  • Children's outdoor play areaChildren's outdoor play area
  • Snooker/billiards/pool onsiteSnooker/billiards/pool onsite
  • Vegetarian diet availableVegetarian diet available
  • DVD playerDVD player
  • Showers availableShowers available
  • Air conditioningAir conditioning
  • Coach parties welcomedCoach parties welcomed
  • Evening mealsEvening meals
  • High chairs availableHigh chairs available
  • Cots availableCots available
  • Breakfast availableBreakfast available
  • Hot waterHot water
  • Bedding providedBedding provided
  • Common roomCommon room

Children welcome from any age.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance is
    • YesSolid ie tarmac / concrete etc
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to:
    • YesEntrance to reception
    • YesPublic toilet
    • YesOne or more bedrooms
    • YesLounge
    • YesSwimming pool
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and wall
  • YesClear surfaces such as glass doors have contrast markings
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesGuest information available in large print (14pt and over)

Bedrooms

  • YesBedroom furniture can be re-arranged if requested by guest
  • Bathrooms available with:
    • YesSeparate shower unit
    • YesBath
    • YesWet room
  • YesSeparate shower unit with support handrails available
  • YesSeparate shower unit with fixed shower seat or shower chair available
  • YesBath with support handrails available
  • YesWCs with handrails available
  • YesBedrooms available with emergency call systems such as flashing lights (if fire alarm is activated)
  • YesBedrooms available with en suite bathrooms suitable for guests who use a wheelchair
  • YesBedrooms available with separate, private or shared bathrooms suitable for guests who use a wheelchair
  • YesBathrooms available that have been specially adapted for wheelchair users

Entrance

  • YesEntrance well lit
  • YesBell at main entrance

Dining

  • Meals for guests with special dietary requirements can be provided:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliac)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow potassium
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesNut free
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan

General

  • YesProprietors/staff available 24-hours
  • YesEmergency evacuation procedures for guests with disabilities
  • YesStaff have had disability awareness training