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Scafell Cottage

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    24 ft spacious Living Room
    24 ft spacious Living Room
    24 ft spacious Living Room
    Spacious 400 year old Scafell Cottage
    Swim in the crystal clear waters of the River Esk!
    The Ravenglass and Eskdale narrow gauge steam railway, just 5 minutes' walk from the cottage
    Boot village, Eskdale (circled) in Summer beneath Scafell Mountain
    Property description
    Holiday Rental House – 
    4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
    Idyllic village location with two welcoming Inns serving good food and real ales. Mountains all around and fantastic walks from the doorstep.

    English Tourism Council's 4 star standard. 400 year old grade II listed barn conversion with a plethora of oak beams and exposed stonework.

    We are now offering both weekly bookings and selected short breaks throughout the year on Scafell Cottage. See the calendar on our own website 'selectcottages.com' for the dates and prices. Minimum stay 2 nights.

    Please note our availability on both our own website and Holiday Lettings is always 100% up to date.

    For more information, photos, and ONLINE BOOKING, please see our own 'selectcottages.com' website.

    Or contact owner directly by email or by phone 07739 905 600.

  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (10)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(2)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (2)
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (8)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shared Garden
    • Single Beds:(5)
    • Stereo System
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • VCR
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Ground floor: spacious, open-plan and light with a 24ft sitting room, feature fireplace and log effect fire. Farmhouse style oak kitchen with adjacent dining area - perfect to sit at and chat with the chefs! Family bathroom, double bedroom with ensuite shower room.

    First floor: master bedroom with sitting area and ensuite bathroom, triple bedroom with three single beds, attractive galleried twin bedroom entered through a door from the landing. Please note there are full height curtains which can be drawn across the balustrade to maintain privacy when required.
    Listing #HL163155 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

    Begins Ends Min stay Per week
    29 Aug 2014 4 Sep 2014 2 nights
    5 Sep 2014 11 Sep 2014 2 nights
    12 Sep 2014 18 Sep 2014 2 nights
    19 Sep 2014 25 Sep 2014 2 nights
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    We are now offering both weekly bookings and selected short breaks throughout the year on Scafell Cottage. See the calendar on our own website 'selectcottages.com' for the dates and prices. Minimum stay 2 nights.

    Electricity, gas, linen and towels are included in the rental price.

    If Scafell Cottage is not available for the dates you wish, please see one of our other delightful large cottages on site at Bridge End Farm:
    Bridge End Farmhouse (sleeps 8 + 1), property reference 163154,
    & Wastwater Cottage (sleeps 6 + 1), property reference 163156.


    •Chocolates, Champagne and Flowers: £40.00
    •Cumbrian Breakfast Hamper: £30.00
    •Vegetarian Breakfast Hamper: £30.00
    •Deluxe Cumbrian Hamper: £50.00
    •Deluxe Vegetarian Hamper: £50.00

    •There is an extra person charge on Wastwater Cottage, Hardknott and Wrynose Cottages of £40 if the numbers are 7, 3 or 3 for each cottage respectively (infants - no charge). A fold-away bed and ful...
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Manchester: 170.0 km
    Railway: Dalegarth: 0.5 km
    If coming from the North exit the M6 at Carlisle, then take the A5959 to Cockermouth, Egremont and then Gosforth. Head up Eskdale from the west.

    If coming from the South, Depart the M6 at Junction 36. The quickest route is along the A590/A595 along South Cumbria to Broughton in Furness then through Ulpha and over Birker Moor.

    There are other options by plane and train:

    From Manchester Airport the cottages are a 2 hour drive. You can take the fast mainline train to Oxenholme near Kendal and hire a car there. Or take the West Cumbria train line around the coast to Ravenglass and then swap platforms to take the Ravenglass and Eskdale narrow guage steam railway up to Dalegarth station which is only 400 metres from the cottages.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 12.0 km.
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English first
Glasgow, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 11 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014

Just returned from a week in Scafell cottage, 5 adults and a 20 month old. Firstly, the cottage was lovely, well equipped and cosy, the horlicks and hot chocolate sachets were a lovely bonus. Everything was spotless. The downstairs area was slightly different than expected from the pictures but there was plenty of space. There is a double room on... more

Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 24 September 2012 for a stay in August 2012

The cottage was well equipped , it had everything we needed including a b-b-q and fuel. There is a free to use laundry area including laundry tablets. It was spotlessly clean and it was a good size for our family of 7. The scenery was amazing, Scafell in your garden. There is a beck that runs at the back of... more

5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 21 November 2011 for a stay in October 2011

My family and I stayed at Scafell Cottage for the third time (the first being about three years ago and again last year). We return here because the cottage is fabulously placed for all our needs. It was welcoming and warm and after a day on the fells it is lovely to come into a cosy atmosphere. The whole stay... more

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Greg Poole (Property Manager Select Cottages)
44 7739 905600
Speaks English, French
Listed since : May 2011
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
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