Welcome to Barker Stakes Farm Bed and Breakfast near Pickering. Situated in 16 acres of grounds on the banks of the Pickering Beck, the surrounding area is ideal for family walks/ cycle rides, nature watching trips and we have 800 yards of trout/ graying fly fishing. Guests can also enjoy relaxing in the games barn or how about a game of croquet or boules on the lawn?
We are very family friendly and have a host of resident animals for you to meet including alpacas, goats, Dexter cows, rabbits and ponies.
Our stylish guest rooms sit around the courtyard and each have their own external entrance and outdoor seating area. Our range of accommodation includes two king-size rooms, two family rooms, four double rooms, a single room, a twin room and a family suite.
The luxurious four poster room is ideal for romantic breaks and features a vaulted ceiling and French doors leading out onto a private terrace.
Our family room also has a vaulted ceiling along with a king size bed, leather sofa, kitchen area with fridge and an additional bunk bedroom. Rooms two and three have an adjoining door - contact us regarding booking this accommodation as a family suite.
All guest rooms are well equipped with a power shower, fridge, TV, DVD player, CD player, hospitality tray and free Wi-Fi.
We also have a first floor two bedroom apartment which has its own parking and entrance. There is a double bedroom, twin bedroom, shower room and open plan living/ dining/ kitchen area.
Our delicious cooked breakfast is served in the conservatory and created using locally sourced ingredients such as award winning sausages from Han's Butchers and kippers supplied by Taylor's of Pickering. We are proud members of the Deliciously Yorkshire scheme and we can easily cater for special diets. Bacon sandwiches can be delivered to your room if you prefer and early breakfasts can be arranged in advance.
A two night minimum stay is required at weekends or a three night minimum stay over bank holiday weekends. Check in time is between 4pm and 7pm although alternative times may be pre-arranged. Rooms are to be vacated by 10.30am on your departure day.
Our family rooms are designed to sleep up to two adults and two children up the age of twelve years old.
Well behaved dogs are welcome by arrangement but please note that we do not accept certain breeds such as Rottweilers, Dobermans, Staffordshire Bull Terriers, Jack Russells and German Shepherds.
We are located on mile from Pickering and close to a host of excellent walks and attractions in the North Yorkshire Moors National Park. The North York Moors Railway runs to Pickering and we are set twenty five miles from the coast. Dalby Forest can be found seven miles away and we are six miles from Flamingo Land, eight miles from Eden Camp and within easy reach of Castle Howard. The historic City of York can also be found twenty five miles away.
If you are using satellite navigation, please enter our postcode ‘YO18 8EE’. You will need to carry on a little further up the road once it has told you that you have reached your destination.