Spacious Farmhouse Cottage Rental with an Enclosed Garden in Ullswater, CumbriaPenrith, England (United Kingdom)
Spacious Farmhouse Cottage Rental with an Enclosed Garden in Ullswater, Cumbria
This spacious, dog-friendly cottage rental is located in Ullswater, Cumbria, and can accommodate up to nine guests. There are four lovely bedrooms and two full bathrooms. The first two bedrooms each come with double-size beds, and the third bedroom features a double-size bed and a single-size bed. In the fourth bedroom, there are two single-size beds, and a baby’s crib is available upon request. In the first clean and modern bathroom, guests will find a toilet, a sink, and a shower and bathtub combination. The second bathroom features a walk-in shower. Freshly-laundered linens and towels are provided by the host.
This historic cottage was originally built in the 17th century. Although it’s been fully refurbished to an extremely high standard, it still retains its original charm. Glampers will love the exposed beams, oak flooring, and stylish, tasteful decor, which is in keeping with the character. In the warm and welcoming living room, guests will find plenty of comfy sofa space, a flat-screen cable television, a DVD player, and a selection of movies. An inviting wood-burning fireplace is a delightful focal point around which everyone can gather on chilly evenings. The bright and stylish kitchen comes with gorgeous oak units and slate countertops. It’s equipped with a refrigerator, a freezer, an oven, a stove, a microwave, a toaster, and a dishwasher, along with an array of handy dishes and utensils. Meals and drinks can be enjoyed at the large dining table, which has seating for 10. Other amenities in the cottage include heating, Wi-Fi access, and a washer and dryer.
Outside, there’s a large garden, which is shared with the adjacent cottage. This is the ideal space for relaxing and entertaining. The garden is enclosed, so children and pets can play safely. Kids will want to spend hours on the sunken trampoline, or in the two-story playhouse, which even comes with lights. All of the family can enjoy a selection of garden games, and the large outdoor table offers the option of al fresco dining.
Those traveling by car will find plenty of space to park on the premises. Outside, the property features extensive shared grounds, which include dog walking areas, a children's playground, and barbecue facilities.
Glampers will benefit from shared family bathrooms, and communal kitchen amenities. There is a cozy bar, which can be found in an old barn, with an inviting log fire and a pool table. Guests will be able to buy any essential grocery items from the property's well-stocked general store. Those who need to stay connected can take advantage of free Wi-Fi access in most areas. In addition, guests will enjoy the use of a handy laundry room, with a washing machine, a dryer, and an iron.
- Washing machine
- Shared Barbecue
- Shared Kitchen
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Check-in: 04:00 PM
Check out: 10:00 AM
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
Some spaces are shared
Smoking is not permitted in the accommodation.
Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.
Location and surroundings
Penrith, England (United Kingdom)
Detailed location provided after booking
- Water sports
- Horseback riding
- Stand-up paddleboarding
- Wildlife watching
There are many fun outdoor activities for guests to enjoy in the region surrounding the property. Its close proximity to Ullswater Lake means that there are opportunities for trout fishing, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, and paddleboarding. Glenridding Sailing Centre offers hourly rentals of a variety of non-motorized watercraft. There are many scenic and rejuvenating walking routes to enjoy close to the property. Those looking for something more challenging can try a hike up Helvellyn, which is England's third highest mountain. The cycling and mountain biking around the area is fantastic, with trails and routes to suit every ability. Guests who take the four-mile ride to Aira Force will be rewarded with a landscaped Victorian park and dramatic waterfalls.
The whole region is filled with delicious restaurants, bakeries, cafes, and traditional taverns. The host will be able to recommend the best places to eat close to the property. There are also some superb local shops, where guests will be sure to find a unique gift or souvenir. History buffs shouldn't miss the chance to visit Penrith Castle, which is situated within a public park and is free to enter. The castle is now a ruin, but some of the walls still survive to their full height. Less than half a mile away is the Penrith Museum, with its fascinating display of Roman pottery.