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Looking for a place to escape, with stunning scenery and lots of
outdoor recreation? Book an Eden Valley cottage and you'll find
all this and more.
Sandwiched between the North Pennines and the Lakes, with the
Yorkshire Dales to the south and Hadrian's Wall to the north,
the Eden Valley is a beautifully unspoilt region, far from the
The winding valley is ripe for rambling whatever the time of
year, so dig out those boots and prepare for superb walking. There
are literally miles of glorious paths following the river's
course, with welcoming spots for riverside picnics and sightseeing.
Expect caves, gorges, peaceful and gushing stretches - and look out
for the ten unusual benchmark sculptures along the way. Join long
distance trails and cycle-ways like the Coast to Coast and Cumbria
Cycle Way, or try your hand at fishing for freshwater salmon and
trout. Other sports include golf, windsurfing, sailing and horse
Enjoy lazy days weaving along country lanes through the lush,
green countryside. Explore sandstone villages and historic towns -
Appleby, Kirkby Stephen, Penrith to name a few. Or soak up the
scenery aboard the Settle-Carlisle Railway. Other attractions range
from castles and gardens to museums and galleries.
After a day's activity, look forward to sensational dining
in venues dotted about the area, or stop off at a farm shop and
savour local produce in the comfort of your Eden Valley cottage.
Remarkably, few people know this part of the country. So spoil
yourself soon and browse our Eden Valley cottages...
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Fettler's Cottage | Kirkby Stephen | Cumbria & The Lake District
Cosy terraced cottage in Kirkby Stephen. Ideal for family or friends, town's amenities on doorstep. Close Lake District and Yorkshire Dales. Sedbergh 13 miles.
Manor Lodge | Kirkby Stephen | Cumbria & The Lake District
Lovely detached Kirkby Stephen cottage, close to town amenities. First floor living area, ideal location for exploring the town and countryside alike. Shops, pubs etc 2 mins walk.
The Cow Byre | Barras near Kirkby Stephen | Cumbria & The Lake District
Superb semi-detached Kirkby Stephen cottage in pretty hamlet, close to Yorkshire Dales and Lake District National Park. Four poster bed. Kirkby Stephen 5 miles.
Glen Bank | Brampton near Appleby-in-Westmorland | Cumbria & The Lake District
A spacious 18th century, detached farmhouse in village of Brampton. Character accommodation with two woodburning stoves. Ideal for larger families. Appleby-in-Westmorland 2 miles.
Old Cottage | Nateby near Kirkby Stephen | Cumbria & The Lake District
One of our Cumbria cottages close to Lakes and Dales. Upside down cottage in rural Nateby, cosy welcoming accommodation, ideal for touring. Kirkby Stephen 1 mile.
Dufton Hall Cottage | Dufton near Appleby-in-Westmorland | Cumbria & The Lake District
Cosy studio apartment, a romantic alternative to other Yorkshire cottages, with quality open plan accommodation close to good walking and the village pub. Appleby-in-Westmorland 3 miles.
Fir Tree Lodge | Barras near Kirkby Stephen | Cumbria & The Lake District
Delightful log cabin set close to the hamlet of Barras. Sleeps five, three bedrooms, open plan living area. Close to walks and cycle routes. Kirkby Stephen 5 miles.
Elm Tree Cottage | Long Marton near Appleby-in-Westmorland | Cumbria & The Lake District
A delightful, single-storey cottage in Long Marton. A great romantic base, all year round. Appleby 3 miles.
Brownber House | Newbiggin-on-Lune | Cumbria & The Lake District
A wonderful stone-built cottage on the edge of the village of Newbiggin-on-Lune. Woodburning stove, open fire, spacious garden and woodland. Countryside views. Kirkby Stephen 6 miles.
The Station | Long Marton near Appleby-in-Westmorland | Cumbria & The Lake District
Beautifully converted former railway station on Settle-Carlisle line. Close to National Parks. Appleby-in-Westmorland 3 miles.