Accommodations for Astronomy

Scotland

Dumfries & Galloway

  • Galloway Astronomy Centre
    –  website / map / Bortle Scale: Class 2
    –  bed & breakfast accommodation
    –  located in The Dark Sky Park area
    –  a range of astronomical equipment
    .

England

Cornwall

  • Eddington Lodge.
    –  website / map / Bortle Scale: Class 3
    –  located in North Cornwall
    –  self-catering holidays
    –  observation pods as well as a fully equipped observatory
    .

Devon

  • Astro Adventures
    –  website / map / Bortle Sclae: Class 3
    –  located in North Devon
    –  Self caterings
    –  free WiFi in both lodges
    –  observatories and telescopes available
    .

Northumberland

  • AstroVentures
    –  website / map / Bortle Scale: Class 4
    –  based at the Dark Sky Discovery Observatory at the Battlesteads Hotel in Wark
    –  various other hotel, camping and glamping sites around Northumberland (website)
    –  stargazing sessions
    –  astrophotography workshops
    –  astronomy activities to suit anyone from the absolute beginner to the professional
    –  individual stargazing sessions are also available
  • Kielder Observatory.
    –  website / map / Bortle Scale: Class 3
    –  Northumberland International Dark Sky Park
    –  accommodation types available around the Kielder Observatory (website)
    .

Wales

 

 

 

 

 

Please let me know if any of these details are out of date, and/or if I have missed any new events, email me on derek(at)derekscope.co.uk

 

 

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