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Garden Cottage

(Ref. 1141145)

Great Salkeld, Cumbria & The Lake District Show on map

Sykes rating

  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 3 Bathrooms

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi


1 Customer Review

  • "Beautiful cottage with a lovely homely feeling and welcoming touches but with lots of space."

    It was very clean, high-quality bedding and towels, super comfortable beds. Definitely a home from home. Highly recommended.

    Reviewed by Sandra5.0Mar 2024


  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC, 1 x twin with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Ground-floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Utility
  • Dining room with woodburning stove
  • Sitting room with open fire
  • Oil central heating
  • Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher
  • TV and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair available
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Enclosed garden with seating
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 2.1 miles, pub 0.3 miles
  • Note: Unfenced pond in garden, supervise pets and children outside

The property

Lazonby 2.1 miles.

Garden Cottage is a delightful hideaway situated in the little village of Great Salkeld near Lazonby, Cumbria.

With a traditional interior, character features, off-road parking and a lovely garden space, this charming cottage is the perfect haven for a family getaway, an escape with friends or a romantic retreat for couples.

Step into Garden Cottage and you will be embraced by the warm and inviting atmosphere.

Discover the kitchen, a homely space with all the amenities you need to get creative in the preparation for home-cooked meals, whilst the washing machine and tumble dryer come in handy when your trails take off on a muddier route.

Serve up culinary creations in the dining room before moving to the sitting room and relaxing by the open fire.

Upstairs plays host to two bedrooms, a double and a twin, both with en-suite bathrooms so there’s no need to queue in the morning!

Explore the local area and discover the nearby village of Lazonby, home to an array of independent stores, including a farm shop, butcher’s, café and antique centre.

For a day of adventure, make your way to Penrith, a vibrant market town, home to the ruins of Penrith Castle and the unique Puzzling Place, the perfect spot for the young ones to explore puzzles and optical illusions.

Alternatively, explore the delightful town of Pooley Bridge, nestled by the banks of Ullswater, with its picturesque harbour, charming tea rooms and the famous Aira Force waterfall, whilst the Lake District National Park is easily accessible and offers a range of activities from gentle walks to challenging hikes.

Take the time to explore the local area from Garden Cottage and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £250.

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About the location


Pooley Bridge 15.6 miles; Penrith 7.5 miles.

The attractive rural village of Lazonby is situated on the edge of the Eden Valley and North Pennines, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The River Eden meanders through the bottom of the village and this area is famous for canoeing, trout and salmon fishing together with climbing, walking and cycling. Between Lazonby and Armathwaite is the Eden Gorge, one of Cumbria's best kept secrets which is well worth a visit. Lazonby has a good selection of amenities including a church, two pubs, a supermarket and a post office. There is also a seasonal outdoor swimming pool. The railway station which is part of the Settle-Carlisle Railway line offers a scenic day out. There is also an independent wooden toy shop, Croglin Toys & Designs which is located in the old school (approx. 18th century) which makes bespoke toys and decorative objects such as wooden bunting. The innovative Rheged Centre in Penrith is within easy reach of the village with its exhibitions, large 3D screen, shops, play area and spa. Historic sites include, Long Meg and Her Daughters which is the third largest stone circle in England, and Hadrian’s Wall, both a short drive away. Ullswater, Keswick and Pooley Bridge are all stunning lakeside locations within easy reach. This village is perfectly placed to discover the stunning scenery and many activities the Yorkshire Dales and Lakes District National Parks have to offer.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas