The Sherpa Van Accommodation Booking Service

Journey Preferences Your Itinerary Route Maps and/or Plans Save your Itinerary Checkout - Make Your Bookings Online
Route Planner Click on the name of a town or village to read about local hotels and inns or choose a town from the map
TownDistance from Start
St. Bees1
Ennerdale Bridge14
YHA Black Sail23
Newbiggin on Lune77
Kirkby Stephen83
Low Row102
Colburn Village120
Catterick Village120
Danby Wiske131
Oaktree Hill133
Ingleby Cross140
Carlton Bank148
Great Broughton152
Clay Bank Top152
Chop Gate154
Blakey Ridge161
Egton Bridge173
High Hawsker185
Robin Hoods Bay190
Hotels you have booked
 Day 115/4/2020Stonehouse FarmSt. Bees1remove
 Day 216/4/2020Stonehouse FarmSt. Bees1remove
 Day 317/4/2020ThorntreesEnnerdale Bridge18remove
 Day 418/4/2020Royal OakRosthwaite28remove
 Day 519/4/2020Raise View Guest HouseGrasmere38remove
 Day 620/4/2020Old Water View B Patterdale47remove
 Day 721/4/2020Greyhound HotelShap62remove
 Day 822/4/2020The George HotelOrton/Raisbeck70remove
 Day 923/4/2020Jolly FarmersKirkby Stephen83remove
 Day 1024/4/2020Keld LodgeKeld95remove
 Day 1125/4/2020Hackney HouseReeth106remove
 Day 1226/4/2020Willance HouseRichmond116remove
 Day 1327/4/2020Ashfield HouseDanby Wiske131remove
Optional Bus Journeys
Per person   
 From Kirkby Stephento St Bees200book 
 From Richmondto Kirkby Stephen200book 
 From Richmondto St Bees300book 
 From Robin Hoods Bayto Teeside Airport150book 
 From Robin Hoods Bayto Darlington Station300book 
 From Robin Hoods Bayto Richmond300book 
 RichmondParking (per car per day)4.00book 
Booking Fees
Booking Charges
We cannot calculate the cost of booking and baggage transfer until you tell us how many people there are in your party.
Please click here and fill in your party numbers, then click on the Your Itinerary tab again to return.
Help and tips for using Sherpa's online accommodation booking system How to use our online booking system
  1. In 'Preferences', enter your start date and room requirements and click 'Continue'
  2. Choose a town or village where you would like to stop for the night.
  3. Click on the town name or the map to see a list of accommodation
  4. When you see a button like this, click on it to book:
    Add this accommodation to your itinerary
  5. Once you have chosen all your hotel and/or B&B bookings click on 'Checkout' at the top of the page.
  6. At the checkout, you will be prompted to enter any details you have not yet filled in, eg. 'Your Room Preferences', 'You and Your Party'
  7. Once you have completed your itinerary, click 'Confirm'.
  8. The next page will ask for payment, when you have input your details you will be prompted to click 'Confirm' to complete your booking.
  9. You will be sent an email with a booking reference to confirm receipt.
  10. If you intend to come back to finish your itinerary or want to save the details you have input please click the 'Save' tab at the top of the page. After filling in the form, you will be asked to 'Bookmark' the page. If you do not, you risk losing the information you have entered.
What you need to know
  • If you select two hotels that are more than 30 miles apart the system will suggest an intermediate stop because you cannot walk that far in a day
  • When you have finished, we will book the hotels for you and charge a small booking fee
  • You pay the hotels directly as you follow the trail
  • Bags must be ready for an 8.30 am collection and we aim to deliver by 4.30 pm
  • Bags cannot weigh more than 20 kg and no items can be tied to the side of your bags
Important Information:
By completing the checkout process, you will be requesting us to book the accommodation on your behalf.
We will endeavor to book the accommodations you have chosen.  In some instances, the accommodation you request may not be available, on these occasions we will book a suitable alternative for you.Please note that the information in our database is supplied by the hoteliers and we take no responsibility for any inaccuracies. We are, however, pleased to receive feed back from users.