The booking via Sykes was very 'user-friendly', done very easily by helpful and friendly staff, and follow up emails quick and efficient.
Mrs Kirby, Tilbury, Essex, April 2013
The ease with which the booking was made. The person I spoke to was friendly and helpful. The booking process was simple.
, Aberdare, Rhondda Cynon Taff, April 2013
Birthplace of Stan Laurel, Ulverston is an interesting market town in the South Lakes and features a wide range of attractions to suit the whole family.
Explore its cobbled streets and historic squares, lined with colourful shops and inviting places to eat and drink. Soak up the banter of the daily indoor market and watch out for speciality food fairs - great for stocking your Ulverston cottage with tasty goodies!
For fans of slapstick comedy and memorabilia, the Laurel and Hardy Museum hits the spot. Other venues out to impress include the Lakes Glass Centre; Coronation Hall and the Lanternhouse for music, dance and drama; Ford Park for outdoor theatre and festivals; and the Roxy Cinema for movies. Enjoy quiet meditation at Conishead Priory, founded by Augustinian Monks and today site of a Buddhist Temple. Learn about the Quaker Movement at Swarthmoor Hall or about traditional milling at Gleaston Water Mill.
This quirky little town is well known for festivals and other special events. Flag Fortnight, Dickensian Festival, Fashion, Beer, Music, Walking, Easter Bonnet Parade, Lantern Procession...a treat for everyone!
Get out and about amid the rolling pastures of the Furness Peninsula. Trace the steps of merchants, miners, monks, fishermen and shipbuilders along the Cumbria Way, the Cistercian Way and the Cumbria Coastal Way. Gentler options include towpath strolls along Ulverston Canal or spotting wildfowl on Urswick Tarn. For sweeping views across Morecambe Bay and the Lake District Fells, head for Hoad Hill or Birkrigg Common.
Lots to see and do when you book an Ulverston cottage!
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The Old Bake House | Ulverston | Cumbria & The Lake District
Charming, detached former bake house in heart of ancient market town of Ulverston. Full of character, two open fires. National Park within easy reach. Windermere 12 miles.
Soutergate Apartment | Ulverston | Cumbria & The Lake District
Two storey self-catering apartment in Ulverston. Super king-size double, spacious accommodation in heart of town, close to amenities, walking, National Park and more.
2 Laurel Apartments | Ulverston | Cumbria & The Lake District
A lovely, ground floor apartment in the popular market town of Ulverston. Romantic holiday base, close to town’s amenities and great walking. Lake Windermere 12 miles.
Lile Gem | Ulverston | Cumbria & The Lake District
Cosy apartment in C18th listed building, in centre of Ulverston. Comfortable, convenient accommodation. Ideal base for touring. Lake Windermere 12 miles.
Oaklands | Ulverston | Cumbria & The Lake District
Wonderful Victorian Ulverston cottage in popular Lake District town. Open fire. Summer room. Expansive main gardens. Close to many attractions. Lake Windermere 12 miles.
Bay View | Ulverston | Cumbria & The Lake District
Luxury wing of a Victorian residence, set amidst private grounds. Stylish accommodation, fabulous views, ideal romantic retreat.
No 6 Ainslie Street | Ulverston | Cumbria & The Lake District
Character terraced cottage in Ulverston. Range, three floors, four bedrooms, private courtyard, quiet location close to amenities. National Park within easy reach.
Rosie's Cottage | Ulverston | Cumbria & The Lake District
Lovely mid-terrace cottage in Ulverston town centre. Near the Lake District National Park. With a garden and close to amenities. Lake Windermere 12 miles.
Outcast Cottage | Ulverston | Cumbria & The Lake District
A cosy example of our Lake District cottages, this mid terrace with open fire is on the outskirts of Ulverston. Close amenities, easy distance Lake District.
1 Newland House | Newland near Ulverston | Cumbria & The Lake District
Lovely Grade II listed terraced cottage in hamlet of Newland. Four bedrooms, character features, woodburning stove. Ulverston 1 mile.