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Helvellyn Holiday Cottage near Ullswater

Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Glenridding, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Helvellyn Cottage offers pet friendly self catering for 4 people in a 19th century lakeland stone miners cottage above the village of Glenridding, next to Ullswater and Helvellyn in Cumbria the Lake District. The cottage is in an elevated position and has panoramic views across to the fells and down to the Lake. A cottage with character but also with a range of modern facilities including central heating, power shower and a wood burning stove. We also have Free WiFi, Freeview TV, a DVD player, a selection of DVDs, maps, books and games. Please note bookings run Friday to Friday. Rates vary by time of year from £350 to £700 a week. Short breaks available from £300 for 3 nights at certain times of year. Pets welcome for additional £20 fee. Please contact us for detailed availability and prices.
Listing #FKN3838311
About the Owner
Rob S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2011
Interaction with guests
When you arrive you will collect the keys from us in Patterdale and then we'll take you up to the cottage and show you around.
Reviews from our community
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1 - 3 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 19 January 2018

What a lovely cottage. Nice and cosy and very warm even on the snowy winter nights. The thoughtful extras were much appreciated. Amazing views from all windows and in a simply stunning location. Glenridding was about a ten minute walk and the Beckside Bar there...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank strontium38
Reviewed 24 November 2017

No heating on arrival in late November! It took two days to warm the cottage up. Not very helpful host who rushed us in on arrival and rushed us out on departure. However, cottage is lovely and in a great position.More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank 1defaultdisplay1
Management response:Responded 26 November 2017

Many thanks for the review. I've spoken to Rob and he apologises profusely if he seemed unhelpful. especially on Monday as he may have been a bit rushed as he was on his way to a funeral that morning. In terms of the heating the...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

Comfortable, inviting cottage with every convenience & provision needed and spectacular views. We walked everywhere, local shops, pub and of course Striding Edge & Helvellyn. Thoroughly recommended and dealing with the owners is a delight. We hope to return soon.

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank SparksinSuits
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We welcome pets at the cottage but request that they be kept off the sofas and beds!
    1 Full bath
    1 King
    1 Twin
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
5 Jan 2019 -
14 Feb 2019
low season 2019
5 nights
15 Feb 2019 -
22 Feb 2019
2019 Spring Half-Term
7 nights -- --
23 Feb 2019 -
11 Apr 2019
Mid-Season 2019
5 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Pet Fee: £20 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Short Breaks sometimes available - minimum stay 3 nights. Please contact us for details. Rates vary by season from £350 to £700 a week. Short breaks start at a minimum of £300 for 3 nights.
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About the neighbourhood
Helvellyn Cottage is located above the village of Glenridding next to England's most beautiful lake, Ullswater, and overlooking the foothills of Helvellyn, Englands third highest mountain. There are literally hundreds of walks straight from the door as well as lots of other local attractions including sailing, kayaking other watersports on Ullswater, and other Lake District visitor attractions. Glenridding and nearby Patterdale have a range of local shops and the nearest pub is just 500 yards from the cottage.
Car advised
How to get there
Railway: Penrith: 16.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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