About this listing
Sleeps 4+1. Cosy cottage with stunning views of Cartmel valley on Lakeland hilltop. Detached two-bedroom cottage with stonewalled garden in the quiet of the valley close to Cartmel, perfect for those who want a relaxing holiday in calm surroundings. The cottage now has a king size bed made with yew posts and elm sides with Hypnos mattress.
Surrounded by grassed farmland on a quiet road, a refurbished farm labourer's cottage with a large walled garden. All round views to the fells and valley below. Open fire but also with cosy central heating controllable by guests. Special kingsize bed made from yew posts and solid elm sides with Hypnos mattress. Free WiFi. Put-you-up bed available for a fifth person (charge applies).
All areas: private garden with large lawns and parking area. Picnic table / folding bench. Suitable for those with mobility issues as the property is all on one floor and there's easy access from the car park over the lawn to the back door (one 200mm step at the back door). Please enquire for detailed access statement.
Interaction with guests
Access to keys is via key safe so you can arrive at any time to suit you, from 4pm on first day, please leave by 10am on last morning. I always try to meet guests sometime during their stay, but it's not essential as everything is provided in the cottage.
Quiet area of open fields and woodland. Lots of walks locally and there is a map in the cottage. The property is by a quiet single track road one mile north of Cartmel overlooking the Cartmel valley, surrounded by fields and with fantastic all-round views. The village of Cartmel, renowned for horse racing and sticky toffee pudding, is one mile away, with shops, farmers market, pubs and restaurants, one with 2 Michelin stars.
Public transport is available but only from Cartmel or Field Broughton, both a mile away. Space for storing bicycles in garden shed. Nearest train stations at Cark-in-Cartmel and Grange-over-Sands: we offer to collect from train station by arrangement. Eco car hire available from Oxenholme mainline station through Go Lakes website, and cycle and electric cycle hire is available 1 mile away in Cartmel.
Other things to note
Gold Award from Green Tourism for sustainable business practice.
Lettings begin on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays during busy periods. At other times by arrangement.
Charges apply for pets and extra folding bed.
Cot and high chair both available on request.
No smoking inside the cottage.
Pet owners: strict requirement not to allow their pets in the bedrooms or on the furniture.
Please provide contact details after booking: home address and email (AirBnB supplies phone number).
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
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Semi-retired holiday cottage owner. I want to provide accommodation that I would be pleased to stay at. I operate to sustainable principles and the cottages have a silver award from the Green Tourism organisation and are approved by Cumbria Tourism.