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The Dairy - Patterdale Hall

Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Glenridding, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Set back from the main Hall and nestling in its own woodland garden is the former Dairy. Sympathetically converted, the Dairy offers accommodation for up to 2 guests (a couple). Its layout is fairly unique with mezzanine type sleeping accommodation via a steep wooden ladder. For those not inspired by or confident to access the upper bedroom, there is a comfortable sofa bed in the lounge to use instead.

Bedding and towels are provided. The Dairy has a fully equipped compact kitchen and a shower room on the ground floor. Tea and coffee basics are provided for your arrival so you can arrange a hot drink before you unpack. Unlike many other venues, we provide tea towels, an oven glove, cooking oil and salt and pepper with the intention to make your stay as stress free and comfortable as possible.

On top of the central heating, the Dairy is...
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Listing #HL5880280
About the Owner
Patterdale H
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2015
Interaction with guests
The keys will be left for you for the Dairy and there is no requirement to check in with the staff at the Hall. That said, we would love to see you and are on hand most times to help you with any problems you may have.
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely cosy warm comfortable accommodation. Friendly helpful staff. There was a mixup with our booking but the staff were very apologetic and sorted the issue within an hour, wine and cakes left for our arrival which was a welcome tasty surprise. Highly recommended will stay...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Navigator563574, VR Owner at The Dairy - Patterdale Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

Thanks for the review. I'm glad the stayed worked out for you. Regards Tim

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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile


Date of stay: October 2018
Navigator563574, VR Owner at The Dairy - Patterdale Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018


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Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

First of all the pre arrival information was really helpful, especially the photos detailing the last part of the journey. The Cottage was super well equipped, kitchen roll, tin foil, salt, pepper, cooking oil etc. The wood burner was easy to light and made the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Radbournefamily
Navigator563574, VR Owner at The Dairy - Patterdale Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thanks for the review. Glad to hear you had a good stay. Thanks Tim

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 1:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 Full
    1 Sofa
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
19 Jul 2019 -
2 Sep 2019
3 nights
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.
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About the neighbourhood
Within a 10 minute stroll from the accommodation are the villages of Patterdale and Glenridding, these offer an array of shops, pubs and tourist attractions including the base of the Ullswater Steamer company. The regular lake steamers provide an ideal accompaniment to a walk around the lake, or a mountain challenge.
It is possible to walk through the grounds of the Hall straight onto the fell side to take on the mighty Helvelyn massif, a range of hills within 2 hours walk of The Dairy.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Manchester or Glasgow: 150.0 km
Railway: Penrith or Windermere. : 20.0 km
Two parking spaces are available with The Dairy. Most of our guests arrive by car, but public transport can be fun, low stress and quite easy. Bus services direct from Penrith train station. Seasonal bus services from Windermere.
Secure bike storage is available upon request.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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