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THE SNUG, shepherd's hut, hot tub, wood burning stove. Ref: 972621

7 reviews
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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
3 nights minimum
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This shepherd's hut is a unique property and benefits from having a private hot tub and wood burning stove, located in the village of Longtown, near to Carlisle and the Scottish Boarders and can sleep two people in on bedroom.The Snug is a gorgeous micro home converted from a shepherd's hut. If you're looking for bespoke luxury accommodation in captivating Cumbria, then this unique little jewel box is the perfect romantic retreat. The open plan accommodation includes a wood burning stove, wet room and double bed and the private seating area with hot tub is the perfect oasis for relaxing, unwinding and recharging your batteries. There's also an outdoor shower and fire pit - toasting forks and marshmallows supplied! - and plenty of off-road parking. Guests are free to roam the 3 1/2 acre sit...This shepherd's hut is a unique property and benefits from having a private hot tub and wood burning stove, located in the village of Longtown, near to Carlisle and the Scottish Boarders and can sleep two people in on bedroom.The Snug is a gorgeous micro home converted from a shepherd's hut. If you're looking for bespoke luxury accommodation in captivating Cumbria, then this unique little jewel box is the perfect romantic retreat. The open plan accommodation includes a wood burning stove, wet room and double bed and the private seating area with hot tub is the perfect oasis for relaxing, unwinding and recharging your batteries. There's also an outdoor shower and fire pit - toasting forks and marshmallows supplied! - and plenty of off-road parking. Guests are free to roam the 3 1/2 acre site and use the tree house. Just 6 miles from romantic Gretna Green, 10 miles from stylish and historic Carlisle and within easy reach of the Solway Coast, Lake District and Hadrian's Wall, the Snug is the ideal location for a couple's break or to celebrate a very special occasion at any time of year. Amenities: Electric heating with wood burning stove. Fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle, portable induction hob, Belfast sink, TV with DVD, Electricity and welcome pack including logs. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Wifi available. Off-road parking. Private screened area beside Carwinley Beck, hot tub, seating area, fire pit (toasting forks and marshmallows provided), outdoor cold shower. Use of grounds. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop, restaurant and pub 5 mins drive. River and countryside walks and cycling trails in the local area. Region: Impressive mountains, open fells and clear-water lakes, the Lake District has it all. From walking in the mountains to exhilarating watersports or just a gentle cruise on a steam-powered yacht, Cumbria is the perfect holiday destination. Town: A delightful, well-stocked town in northern Cumbria that runs alongside the River Esk. Longtown is a fantastic base for a holiday as it comes in the centre of four Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, including Solway Coast AONB, the Northumberland National Park, North Pennines AONB and the Lake District National Park.The local area offers a pleasant range of shops, pubs and restaurants for you to choose from.More
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Sykes Holiday Cottages
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Where do I start, Greeted by Danielle and Trevor in the most friendly manor, they showed us about the grounds and introduced us to the new ventures they were planning (looked amazing) - they then explained that the huuuuge garden area, decking area and hot...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Robyn D
Management response:Responded 7 September 2017

Thank you for your review, we are delighted that you had a wonderful time at The Snug. Thank you very much for your very kind comments, we look forward to welcoming you again in the future.

Reviewed 9 June 2017

Had a wonderful relaxing 3 night stay at the Snug. The hot tub was superb (even in the rainfall) perfect location as we wanted to cycle around Kielder Water in Northumberland and its only a 45 minute drive away! Not far from Gretna Retail Outlet,...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Anthony M
Management response:Responded 13 June 2017

Good afternoon Thank you for your review following your stay at The Snug. We are delighted you had a wonderfully relaxing stay and found the location perfect. We hope to welcome you again soon. Kind regards Lakes Cottage Holidays 017687 74060

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

We had the most wonderful weekend. We arrived Friday afternoon and we couldn't believe how welcome we felt . We were shown to the shepherd's​ hut and told how things work etc and then left to our own devices. They had bought us a bottle...More

Date of stay: May 2017
1  Thank debsfidgeting
Management response:Responded 23 May 2017

Good afternoon Thank you for your review following your stay at The Snug, Longtown. We are delighted you had a wonderful weekend break and it is great to hear that you are looking forward to returning. We hope to welcome you again soon. Kind regards...More

Reviewed 17 March 2017

If this place is available as you read this, book it, book it now: I can wait. We stayed here for 5 nights in March as part of our 'we've actually managed to get some NHS leave together, what shall we do' holiday. We picked...More

Date of stay: March 2017
1  Thank David M
Management response:Responded 21 March 2017

Good morning Thank you for your review following your stay at The Snug. We are delighted you had an excellent stay in this fabulous shepherds hut and we hope to welcome you again soon. Kind regards Lakes Cottage Holidays 017687 74060

Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely weekend away with my daughter in The Snug. Refreshing to spend some quality time away from phones/internet/social media. Trevor, Danielle and the dogs are very welcoming and nothing is to much trouble. Beautiful scenery, beautiful accommodation & we will definitely be returning.More

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank Shelley G
Management response:Responded 4 October 2016

Good afternoon Thank you for your review following your stay at The Snug. We are delighted you had such a lovely weekend in this beautiful accommodation and it's great to hear that you will definitely be returning. We look forward to welcoming you. Kind regards...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
TV
Suitable For Children Under 5
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Hot Tub
Linens Provided
Central Heating
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Towels Provided
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