The lodges share a laundry and games room. The laundry has a washing machine, tumble dryer, ironing board and freezer. The games room has table tennis and a pool table.
The play area has a climbing frame, monkey bars, climbing net, slide, swings and log walk.
Each lodge has a lovely sitting room, with a wood burning stove and Freesat HDTV. The fully fitted kitchen is complete with combination microwave oven, dishwasher, four ring hob, fridge plus utensils and crockery. The dining area has a table that seats 6.
There are three bedrooms, one with a double bed, one with twin beds and one with a set of adult sized bunks. The bathroom has WC, washbasin and bath with shower. Heating is provided a woodburning stove and electric panel heaters throughout, which keeps the lodge warm whatever the season. An Orange Pay As you Go mobile phone is provided for use during your stay as reception on other networks is poor.
Free broadband WiFi is available.
This owner/agency has featured on countrycottagesonline.com since 2003
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All the attractions of the Lake District without the crowds. Nearby are Muncaster Castle, Hard Knott Roman fort, historic Whitehaven, etc. But principally Eskdale is about walking, -every type from a riverside stroll to a day's hike up Scafell Pike.
Nearest Train Station or Airport: Main line to Ravenglass, then miniature railway right to the farm
Recommended Places to Visit: Windermere, Keswick, Ambleside, Coniston...all the Lake District's many attractions are within an hour's drive.
Annual Events: Eskdale show- last Saturday in September. Boot Beer festival-Thursday 9th June Sunday 12th June 2011
Recommended Places to Eat Out: King George Inn, Brook House Inn, Boot Inn, Bower House Hotel. Woolpack Inn.
Local Sports: Walking, cycling, fishing, horse riding, sailing.
Eskdale is a fantastic place with high fells, beautiful rivers with waterfalls and fabulous crystal clear swimming pools. There are a huge variety of walks, several good pubs and lots of things to do, it even has its own minature steam railway and working watermill.
Please visit the the owner's website to find out more about the holiday cottage, amenities, surrounding area and places to visit in Cumbria.