Cosy, romantic fellside cottage hidden in the Glencoyne valley

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2 bedrooms, travel cot, WiFi, bed sheets
Fridge, microwave, oven, hob
TV, fireplace, DVD player, books
Fridge, microwave, oven, hob
2 bedrooms, travel cot, WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Cosy, romantic fellside cottage hidden in the Glencoyne valley

Entire home

Cosy, romantic fellside cottage hidden in the Glencoyne valley

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Entire home

2 bedrooms1 bathroomSleeps 4

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Outdoor space
  • Fireplace
Map
Glenridding, ENG

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationUllswater18 min walk
  • Popular LocationPlace Fell7 min drive
  • Popular LocationAira Force14 min drive
  • AirportCarlisle (CAX)68 min drive

Space details

2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps 4
538 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    2 single beds
Bedroom 2
    1 double bed
Bathroom 1
    Shower

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cottage to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Cosy, romantic fellside cottage hidden in the Glencoyne valley

Waterfront cottage with kitchen and fireplace
Location, location, location. If you are looking for a truly rural location with breath-taking views then this is the cottage for you. From Lake Ullswater, to the open fells of the Glencoyne valley to the wooded slopes rising up to Sheffield Pike, the location of this cottage cannot be rivalled for its beauty, tranquillity and habitat. Wildlife to be seen daily include, red squirrels, woodpeckers, deer, badgers and a multitude of birdlife. The mid terrace, stone cottage has been refurbished, retaining its wealth of character including flagstone floor, beamed ceilings, wood burning stove and wealth of local timbers which all help make this a cottage that is sure to be enjoyed by all those fortunate enough to stay here.

The accommodation comprises of:
•Entrance porch.
•Open plan living area with cosy wood burning stove, TV and DVD player.
•Dining area leading to-
•Kitchen equipped with electric oven and hob, fridge, washing machine and microwave.
•Steep open tread stair case to first floor:
•Double bedroom with superb views to the fells.
•Children’s room with built in bunk beds, suitable for children over 5 years due to the stairs.
•Compact shower room with hand basin and WC.
•All electrics, water and bed linen included.
•Night storage electric heaters.
•On street parking on a private track.
•Garden with garden bench and view to the lake.

•Sorry but no pets
Apologies to those travellers with pets, but due to my daughter's acute allergy to dogs we cannot accept pets at the cottage.


The unmade track upto the secluded cottages is approximately 1/2mile long. Please drive with care to avoid any mishap.
Guest accommodation at this cottage offers fireplaces and DVD players. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Mark Johnstone

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Portugal)
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • WiFi available

Parking and transport

  • Car recommended

Kitchen

  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Electric kettle
  • Toaster
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils

Bedrooms

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided

Bathrooms

  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet paper
  • Hairdryer

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Wood stove

Entertainment

  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Books

Outdoor areas

  • Porch or lanai
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture

Laundry

  • Washing machine

Comfort

  • Heating

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Suitability/Accessibility

  • Smoke-free property

Location highlights

  • On the waterfront
  • In the mountains
  • In a rural location
  • In a village

Things to do

  • Kayaking on site
  • Boating on site
  • Swimming nearby
  • Waterskiing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Mountain climbing nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby

Safety features

  • Smoke detector
  • Deadbolt lock

General

  • Sleeps 4
  • Unit size: 538 sq ft (50 sq m)

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:30 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and a deadlock
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

A car is recommended for transport to and from this property

About this area

Penrith

This cottage is located on the waterfront and in a walkable area with good shopping. Dalemain and Dalemain Country Park are local landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Ambleside Pier and Orrest Head. Rookin House Activity Centre and Holehird Gardens are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with waterskiing and sailing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with mountain climbing and hiking.

What's nearby

  • Ullswater - 18 min walk
  • Place Fell - 7 min drive
  • Aira Force - 14 min drive
  • Gowbarrow Fall - 20 min drive
  • Hellvellyn - 46 min drive

Getting around

  • Windermere Station - 23 min drive
  • Carlisle (CAX) - 73 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Ramblers Bar - 4 min drive
  • Let It Brew - 4 min drive
  • Ratchers Tavern - 4 min drive
  • Helvellyn Country Kitchen - 4 min drive
  • Fellbites - 4 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.8

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 68 out of 81 reviews
5 - Excellent 84%
Rating 4 - Good. 12 out of 81 reviews
4 - Good 15%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 81 reviews
3 - Okay 1%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 81 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 81 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

5.0/5

Cleanliness

5.0/5

Amenities

5.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Rustic cabin In Beautiful location
For the most part, this is a great place to stay, though it has some quirks that visitors should know about in advance. The location is absolutely stunning and very peaceful and it is a great base for hiking around Glenridding. The road up to the cottage is pretty rough and narrow, but it is passable (and very beautiful). The cottage itself is cozy. The owner sent detailed and helpful instructions before we arrived which were very helpful. The owner did want us to bring our own towels, which was a bit inconvenient because we do not live in the UK but might not be an issue for most visitors. On the whole, this was great value (much cheaper than other 2 bedrooms in the area) and a fabulous location for exploring the Lake District. I would recommend it.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Stunning location- I will want to come back.
First-rate location and size
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Heavenly location
A charming period cottage, sensitively updated and very well-eqipped. Fantastic location near Ullswater north of Glenridding. The track to the cottage is rough, but the worst bit is just after the cattle grid - if I could get up it in a 1967 MGB, cars with normal ground clearance will have no problem! The new patio area has extensive views and there were 15 species of birds in the garden as well as the red squirrels. The kitchen had all we needed to cook all week and the cottage stayed cool in the unusually hot weather.
Stayed 7 nights in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Fab location
Beautiful place to stay
Stayed 4 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Simple charm in beautiful spot
Beautiful Lakeland miner's cottage in a little hidden valley offering access to Helvellyn and Glenridding.
Stayed 4 nights in Jul 2022