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Whillan Beck Cottage

Whillan Beck behind 17th Century Packhorse Bridge
5.0 of 5 bubbles
20 reviews
Whillan Beck behind 17th Century Packhorse Bridge
Romantic bedroom
Cosy kitchen
Ensuite bathroom
View of Boot Mill from bedroom
Open plan living and dining area
Wake up to the sound of the stream and view of England's oldest mill!
Whillan Beck in full force
Summer view from bedroom
Winter view from bedroom
Boot Mill behind 17th Century packhorse bridge
Boot Village beneath Scafell
Eskdale Trail Cycle Path
Wastwater, a pleasant walk away, England's deepest lake
Boot village beneath the mountains
Eskdale and Ravenglass Narrow Gauge Steam Railway
Herdwick sheep hiking the fells in the Upper Esk!
Enclosed walled garden at Bridge End
Air out your walking boots on our pink granite dry stone walls after a day on the fells!
Lingcove Bridge in the Upper Esk Valley
St Bee's beach
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Boot, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Idyllic location in the pretty village of Boot 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. Cosy and charming with oak beams, exposed stonework, glorious fell and beck views. Shared paddock with garden furniture, barbecue and riverside picnic spot.

Please note our availability on Holiday Lettings is always 100% up to date.

LATE AVAILABILITY DISCOUNTS - we often have special prices for last minute bookings, so do enquire about any late availability discounts we have!


We are offering a choice of weekly bookings and short breaks of 2 nights or more on Whillan Beck Cottage throughout the year. If you are unable to find the dates you are looking for, please go to Wrynose Cottage as we are now offering short...
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About the Manager, Greg Poole (Property Manager Select Cottages)
Languages spoken: French, English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Mar 2008
Overall rating: 4.8 / 5.0
Based on 188 reviews and 12 properties
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Listing #HL163159
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016

We had the most amazing stay.our cottage was just fabulous well set out and cleaned to a high standard. The bed was so comfortable and the views from our cottage were amazing. We will most definitely recommend this idyllic place to anyone so much to do in the area.we would most definitely give Bridge End Farm ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016 for a stay in March 2016

I arrived in Boot and was very pleasantly surprised at how beautiful it was. The directions given by the staff at Select Cottages were fantastic, very easy to read/understand considering I can't get anywhere without my sat nav. On arrival at the cottage the staff were very friendly and informative. The cottage was even more beautiful than the pictures. It...

David A
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016 for a stay in September 2015

My Girlfriend and I wanted a week away from London and this was exactly what we needed. The cottage is lovely, the perfect size for a couple, with lovely views of the hills from our bedroom and kitchen. We were fully self-catered and had everything we needed. The staff are very helpful and friendly too. The Village has a little...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Garden
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    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 2 nights
21 May 2017 -
27 May 2017
Week 20
2 nights
28 May 2017 -
3 Jun 2017
Week 21
2 nights
4 Jun 2017 -
10 Jun 2017
Week 22
2 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
We still have some late availability over Easter and are offering 10% off all bookings on Whillan Beck cottage during this period, including short breaks.


We are offering a choice of weekly bookings and short breaks of 2 nights or more on Whillan Beck Cottage throughout the year. If you are unable to find the dates you are looking for, please see Wrynose Cottage as we are now offering short breaks of 2 nights or more throughout the year on Wrynose Cottage also.

If Whillan Beck Cottage is not available for the dates you wish, please see our other 3 delightful 1 bedroom cottages at Bridge End Farm:
Stanyley Ghyll Cottage (sleeps 2), property reference 163158,
Hardknott Cottage (sleeps 2 + 1), property reference 163157,
& Wrynose Cottage (sleeps 2 + 1), property reference 163160.

Deposit 30% of total rent
Electricity, gas, linen and towels are included in the rental price.


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About the neighbourhood
Bridge End Farm Cottages have colourful and well maintained gardens with wonderful views. The cottages are tucked away in a secluded location within the picturesque and historic village of Boot.<BR><BR>Boot has a fantastic setting in the valley of Eskdale eloquently described by the famous Lakeland author Alfred Wainwright:<BR><BR>"Eskdale, one of the loveliest of Lakeland's valleys, descends from the highest and wildest mountains in the district to the sands of Ravenglass in a swift transition from grandeur to beauty... It is a place of many delights, the finest of all valleys for those whose special joy is to travel on foot and a paradise for artists."<BR><BR>This is the heart of the Lake District National Park with the highest, deepest,... more
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.<BR><BR>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.<BR><BR>There are other options by plane and train:<BR><BR>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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