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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!

Hall opening times from Monday 20 February 2017 - 30 October 2017:

Monday to Friday 10.30am - 4.30pm (with the exception of the last Thurday in each month 1.30pm - 4.30pm)

Saturday & Sunday 1.30pm - 4.30pm

The cafe is open seven days a week:  10.30am - 4.30pm

Experience a stay at Swarthmoor Hall 

We offer our beautiful and comfortable accommodation on a room only, bed and breakfast or self-catering basis. Full board can be arranged for larger groups. We are open throughout the year except Christmas and New Year. Prices range from £48 per night for a single room to £85 for a superior double.

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Come and stay with friends or family, for one or several nights stay, for a week’s holiday or weekend party. If you live locally, why not use Swarthmoor Hall as an annex to put up family and friends.

The Old Hall

The Hall is open:

Monday to Friday 10.30am - 4.30pm (except last Thursday each month 1.30pm - 4.30pm)

Saturday & Sunday 1.30pm - 4.30pm

We look forward to welcoming you 

Gardens and grounds

 Our gardens and grounds are maintained by our Head Gardener and Volunteers. Nestled in the heart of the Cumbrian countryside, they are peaceful and beautiful. Find out more

2018 Residential Programme Preview

Our courses and events preview for 2018 is now available here

Our upcoming retreats and pilgrimages:

Friends from the Start: exploring the early Quaker story

(10 - 12 November)

Find out more 

French classes at Swarthmoor Hall

Brush up on your French or just start learning a new language this Autumn! Lynn Cook, a French teacher with 38 years' experience will give classes every Thursday morning. For details and pricing, click here.