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Stybarrow Cottage, Glenridding, Ullswater

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Stybarrow Cottage - a delightful home from home in the Lake District National Park.
5.0 of 5 bubbles
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22 reviews
Stybarrow Cottage - a delightful home from home in the Lake District National Park.
Stybarrow Cottage - a spacious and comfortable former miners' cottage
The open plan ground floor at Stybarrow Cottage .. warm, spacious and well equipped
The comfortable lounge where you can relax in front of the fire
Plenty of books and guides to help you plan your days out
Relaxed dining at home
The dining area and lounge
The lovely kitchen at Stybarrow Cottage with views of the Lakeland fells from the kitchen window
If it's your turn to cook, you can still join in the chat and make sure your wine is topped up!
The kitchen is well equipped and has most things you need for dining at home
The top floor double bedroom .... you can watch the stars from your bed
Your settee with a view .... in the top floor bedroom
The seating area in the top floor bedroom with views of Place Fell and Keldas
The first floor double bedroom
The first floor double bedroom has superb views of the Lakeland scenery
The twin bedroom which looks on to Glenridding Dodd and Sheffield Pike
The twin bedroom has plenty of storage for all those bits and bobs you bring on holiday
The modern bathroom at Stybarrow Cottage. There is a separate shower room and second toilet.
The view from the cottage door at the back of the cottage
The patio and barbecue at Stybarrow Cottage
The garden and surrounding scenery
The beauty of the Ullswater valley ... without moving your car
Bluebells near Lanty's Tarn - a short walk from the cottage
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Glenridding, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Stunning mountain scenery, walks from the door, beautiful Ullswater lake less than 10 minutes way and all the village services you might need on holiday ....Stybarrow Cottage is the ideal holiday home from home. A delightful, well equipped holiday cottage with all the comforts of home. <BR><BR>Located in the village of Glenridding in the Ullswater valley in the heart of the Lake District National Park, our cottage provides lovely holiday accommodation for up to 6 people. The open plan ground floor has a modern kitchen, lovely dining area and comfortable lounge with a traditional open fire. So even if it's your turn to cook, you can still join in the banter.<BR><BR>A wooden staircase leads to the first floor where there is a twin bedroom and a double bedroom as well as a family bathroom, separate shower room an... Read more
About the Owner, christine k
Languages spoken: German, English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 85 reviews and 5 properties
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Listing #HL1342616
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Mountain7...
Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 for a stay in January 2017
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The cottage has a relaxed atmosphere and is surrounded by inspired scenic views of landscape. The coal fire kept me warm and I enjoyed maintaining my tradition of making toast with my toasting fork, of which has a unique taste all it's own better more than any toaster I think. The bed was comfortable and I slept well and enjoyed...

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Management response:

Hello and thank you so much for your review. It is always lovely to see you and your family. Looking forward to seeing you next year for your 10th visit!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 for a stay in December 2016

We came for a family Christmas and what five star treatment we received . Greeted on arrival with home baked mince pies a roaring fire and presents under the beautiful tree . There really is everything you could ever need in this wonderful cottage . Can't recommend highly enough .

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Hope you all enjoyed your Christmas at Stybarrow Cottage. It was lovely to meet you all. And it was fantastic that your children were so excited about Christmas and Santa Claus. I went home with a smile on my face. Best wishes for 2017. Christine and John

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Emily K
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016 for a stay in March 2016
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We were looking for a cottage in Glenriding due to attending a wedding nearby and we couldn't have been more happier than staying in this lovely cottage. From the moment we got there we had a very warm welcome from the owner who was very helpful and informative. There were biscuits awaiting us when we got there which were a...

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Management response:

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay at our cottage and that the wedding at the Inn on the Lake went well. We hope to see you again when you come back to the Lakes. Christine and John

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Amenities
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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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 Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
£90
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25 Mar 2017 -
7 Apr 2017
Default
3 nights
£95
£400
8 Apr 2017 -
21 Apr 2017
Easter
7 nights --
£725
22 Apr 2017 -
26 May 2017
Easter
7 nights --
£575
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Price for a 2 or 3 night stay in the winter starts from £275.00. Prices include bed linen, all fuel and electricity and free WiFi.
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About the neighbourhood
Glenridding enjoys a beautiful setting at the southern end of Ullswater lake. Surrounded by mountains, there are superb Lakeland vistas and glimpses of the lake everywhere you look.<BR><BR>The village has everything you might need on holiday: cafés, pubs, shops, Steamer trips, boat hire and sailing tuition. There is also a National. park Information Centre, medical centre and petrol station and garage.<BR><BR>You can enjoy challenging mountain walks such as Striding Edge, Helvellyn, Fairfield, St Sunday Crag and High Street as well as more leisurely valley strolls. You can take the steamer to Howtown and then walk the lakeshore path back to Patterdale and Glenridding or explore the new off road path to Aira Force with its majestic waterfalls.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 150.0 km
Railway: Penrith: 25.0 km
If you arrive by car, you have two wonderful choices. From the north, you can drive alongside the lake with glimpses of the high fells. From the south, you come over Kirkstone Pass, which at 500 m offers a stunning introduction to the Ullswater valley.<BR><BR>If you are planning to spend your holiday exploring the Ullswater valley, a car isn't necessary. There is a year round bus service to Penrith and a summer bus service to Windermere as well as a local taxi service. If you want to visit towns such as Keswick and Ambleside, a car is advised.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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