Holiday home Stable Cottage is a barn conversion on a working farm near Newbiggin-on-Lune. This upside-down cottage has two ground floor bedrooms - a king-size double which can be a twin, and a family room with three singles which can be a double and single on request. There is also a family bathroom on the ground floor. Upstairs is an open plan living area. Outside is off road parking, a patio with furniture and shared grounds including a play area. Stable Cottage makes an ideal family base or retreat for walkers keen to tackle the fells.
Area Newbiggin-on-Lune is a small village below the Howgill Fells, set between the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales, making it an ideal base for exploring both. There is trout fishing in the river Lune nearby, good walking up the fells and easy access to attractions such as the Settle to Carlisle Railway.
Region Impressive mountains, open fells and clear-water lakes, the Lake District has it all. From walking in the mountains to exhilarating watersports or just a gentle cruise on a steam-powered yacht, Cumbria is the perfect holiday destination.
Amenities Biomass central heating. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD, WiFi, selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 3 cars. Private patio area with furniture and BBQ. Shared paddock with play area. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops and pub 2 miles. Note: Washing and drying facility available through owner.
The cottage felt homely, warm and welcoming. It was a fantastic place for me and my friends to catch up with one another again in a relaxed environment. The location itself also helped as well, but the accommodation was excellent without doubt.
We are a family of 5, but we never felt cramped as the rooms were spacious. The property was in a great location and the owners were friendly.
A great place for a family holiday. The kids loved being able to help around the farm. The owners were very friendly and were happy to allow our kids to help with the lambing and the horses. You really do not have to go far from the house; the nearby disused railway gives you access to wonderful scenery whether walking or cycling. The nearby trout farm was a good day out and provided a meal to boot.
Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. It was very clean, well equipped ( apart from tongs - needed for the grill !). Directions were good, communication was good. Beds were comfy, shower powerful, heating easy to use.
This was an ideal setting for visiting nearby attractions. The owners and their family were very nice people and nothing was too much trouble. My family enjoyed the tour of the farm and meeting some of the animals. In passing we were always asked if everything was ok and did we need anything. It's these little things that make a difference.
Lovely, quaint property in a beautiful location. Nice views from the chairs in the front yard. Very friendly hosts and an excellent location to explore the Dales and Lake District.
Lovely place to stay. Very clean. Owners fantastic. Adults and children enjoyed our farm tour. Children asking when we are going back. Even has wifi for teenage son!
We spend a wonderful week here. They accomodation is of high standard and very homely. The landscape is awsome. The location makes both the Lake District and the Dales National Park easy to access. Our daugther could blow some steam off on the little playground or by trying to pet the free roaming sheeps (who didn't want to be touched and gave her a nice chase).
The owners are absolutely lovely and very friendly. They want out of there way and beyond to help us when we had trouble with a garage after our car broke down.
This was the best holiday accomodation we ever had in the UK.
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