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Woodpecker Cottage

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Peter & Hilary

Woodpecker Cottage

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
BreakfastThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Sparkling clean18 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

Set in the pretty, sandstone village of Great Salkeld, Woodpecker Cottage is the perfect Cumbrian retreat. This single storey cottage comfortably sleeps 2 and has the use of a large garden. You’ll love Great Salkeld with its traditional village pub, ancient church and its many countryside walks. The village is set in the tranquil Eden Valley, close to the river Eden. Lying just 10 miles from the Lake District National Park, it makes an ideal base from which to explore this stunning region.


  • Kitchen
  • Free parking on premises
  • Wireless Internet
  • Breakfast

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed

House Rules

Not suitable for children (2-12 years) - This is a single bedroom property that only accommodates a baby travel cot for a child below the age of 2 years
No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 10AM


126 Reviews

Wendy User Profile
October 2018
A beautifully comfortable cottage with everything you will need. Set in peaceful surroundings. A good base to tour from
David User Profile
September 2018
Fantastic greeting from Hilary. Thanks for providing a great space, the extra touches and hospitality are fantastic. Would recommend and …
Paul User Profile
September 2018
Wonderful cottage and hosts. Beautifully decorated and furnished with everything you need for a great stay.
Trish User Profile
September 2018
Just wonderful, it’s all been said!
Margaret User Profile
August 2018
A wonderful place to stay. Everything one needs for a fabulous trip. Great hosts. It couldn’t be better.
Laura User Profile
August 2018
We arrived at Woodpecker Cottage after a very long drive, to a lovely warm welcome!! Hilary showed us all we needed to know for the cottage …
Dave User Profile
August 2018
fantastic place. you want be disappointed

Hosted by Peter & Hilary

Great Salkeld, United KingdomJoined in August 2014
Peter & Hilary User Profile
126 Reviews
Peter & Hilary is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Hi, from your hosts, Hilary and Peter. We are lucky enough to have lived in the peaceful and unspoilt Eden Valley, close to the northern Lake District, for over 30 years, so love to be able to host guests looking for the peace and quiet of our attractive Eden Valley village, ye…
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