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Stag Cottage

Penrith - Cumbria

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3

Stylish historic cottage near the Lake District that offers the ideal location for an active rural escape

Stag Cottage

Penrith - Cumbria

Stylish historic cottage near the Lake District that offers the ideal location for an active rural escape

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
from £172 per night
Please note that the miniumum stay for this property is 3 nights

How to book...

Stag Cottage is owned and managed by Christine Rowley.

Where we are: 

  The Highlights...

  • The perfect place for kids and dogs, with an enclosed garden and plenty of places to roam free nearby.
  • A large living room with wood burning stove, and beautiful, handmade oak kitchen with doors to the garden.
  • Plenty to do outdoors, including biking, walking, sailing and fishing.
  • Explore the 25 acre Melmerby Estate or head off into the Eden Valley and the Lake District.

  You should know...

  • Mobile phone reception is limited in the cottage, but there is a landline provided and free Wi-Fi.

  The Detail...

Set amidst the private grounds of Melmerby Hall, in the heart of Cumbria, is Stag Cottage. This peaceful, self-contained 17th century sandstone cottage makes the ideal base for holidays exploring Eden Valley and the Lake District, and is also a super spot for children and dogs.

Stag Cottage boasts its own private gardens, off street parking and entrance way through a stable garden. Inside, youll find a beautiful oak and stone floor running throughout the main reception room, which features a huge wood burning stove, plenty of sofas and a TV/DVD player. The fully equipped, handmade oak kitchen boasts wide double doors that open onto the garden, so the kids can go wild whilst you finish your morning cup of coffee in peace.

Step upstairs and appreciate the grandeur of a master bedroom with an antique oak bed and an en suite bathroom with a separate shower and a cast iron bath. The second first floor bedroom can either be arranged as a 6 foot bed or as two single beds depending on your requirements, whilst the third ground floor bedroom can either be arranged as a king sized bed or as two single beds, and comes with an en suite shower room.

Outside theres a BBQ for cooking al fresco on sunny days. The walled garden is completely enclosed, so perfect for letting dogs and children play.

The location is perfect for exploring the nearby Eden Valley and the Lake District. Hire bikes, head out on foot with a picnic or bring your fishing tackle for a day spent at one of the many nearby fishing spots. Clay pigeon shooting and even paintballing can be arranged at Melmerby Hall, or head to Ullswater for sailing, canoeing or even a pony trekking with the stunning Cumbrian views for company. Kids, big and small, will surely delight in the opportunity for exploration and fairy tale that this stunning location suggests.


  Features...

Essential Features
  • Baby Friendly
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Heating
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • No Smoking
  • Wheelchair Friendly
Living Spaces
  • Games/Books
  • Open fire/Woodburner
Kitchen/Utility
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Highchair
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
Bed/Bath
  • Bath
  • Cot
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels (bath)
Tech
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo music system
  • Television
Outside
  • BBQ
  • Garden/Outdoor Space
Also Available
  • Off road free parking


  Nearby...

  • Beach (lake)
  • Bird watching
  • Boat trips
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Historical sites
  • Horse riding
  • Markets
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Walking
  • Pub/Bar
  • Restaurants
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Spa
  • Supermarket/food shop
  • Swimming pool (public)
  • Wildlife


  On the map...

  Nearest Airport

Newcastle Airport - 70 miles or 1 hour 15 minutes by car

  Detailed Pricing Information...

Price is 'from' based on a 3 night mid-week stay in low season January -February

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from £3995/ week

Sleeps: 8 - 12 per property

Bedrooms: 4 - 6 per property

from £172 per night
Please note that the miniumum stay for this property is 3 nights

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How to book...

Stag Cottage is owned and managed by Christine Rowley.

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