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THE OLD BOTHY, character cottage on a working farm, woodburner, walks, near Wigton, Ref 18929

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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Wigton, Cumbria, England
This semi-detached cottage near the village of Bolton Low Houses sleeps four people in two bedrooms. The Old Bothy is a semi-detached cottage, on a working dairy farm, near the village of Bolton Low Houses and Wigton in Cumbria. This cottage sleeps four people and has two bedrooms, consisting of one king-size double and one twin, as well as a bathroom. The cottage also has an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove. Outside there is off road parking for two cars and a patio with furniture. The Old Bothy is a great base for exploring the Lake District National Park, the many towns nearby, and even southern Scotland.

Amenities: Eco-friendly electric central heating with woodburning stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, 3 x TVs with FreeSat, DVD, W...
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About the Manager, Sykes Cottages
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Oct 2009
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 16,975 reviews and 7,274 properties
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

We have just spend the most wonderful week in this lovely cottage. Family orientated, secure, charming, welcoming, cosy...it's a delight! It met all our needs and more. The hosts were wonderful and had thought of everything. A basket of homemade goodies welcomed us, along with the opportunity to purchase more throughout the week. The novelty of ordering the local ice cream man delighted our wee ones. They had the firsthand opportunity to experience farm life...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Just returned from a 10 night stay at the Old Bothy and had a fantastic holiday. The accommodation was superb, clean and modern but retaining original features such as exposed stone work and beams which was great. Joanne and Martin were welcoming hoasts providing everything needed for a family stay - Joanne even left out games and books suitable for my children. The kids loved being on the farm with all the animals - petting...

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We are over the moon that you had a lovely stay at The Old Bothy, thank you for taking the time to tell us about it. It sounds like it was a wonderful place to call 'home' and get immersed in a bit of farm life - seeing a calf being born is certainly a special and unique experience! We...


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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 for a stay in May 2016

Book early to save any disappointment. This cottage is superbly equipped and well presented to provide a very comfortable holiday base, along with the very helpful host and set in an ideal location, it makes the prefect place to stay, for touring Cumbria. ,

  • Dishwasher
  • Highchair
  • Linens Provided
  • Refrigerator
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Per week
20 Jan 2017 -
9 Feb 2017
3 nights
10 Feb 2017 -
16 Feb 2017
3 nights
17 Feb 2017 -
23 Feb 2017
3 nights
24 Feb 2017 -
30 Mar 2017
3 nights
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