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2 Eden Grove Cottages Pet-Friendly Cottage in Armathwaite, Cumbria

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sleeps 6
3 rooms
2 bathrooms

2 Eden Grove Cottages Pet-Friendly Cottage description

Holiday home
As part of a conversion of a former stable block this property is an attractive, mid terrace house situated on a quiet lane in the centre of Armathwaite. The cottage has been lovingly restored and decorated to a high standard throughout, in order to provide warm welcoming accommodation. The quality furnishings and minimal, elegant styling complement the period features of the property, including original beams, exposed sandstone walls and a wood burning stove. The village of Armathwaite itself provides an array of interesting walks and the essential amenities of a shop and two village pubs. Other activities throughout the area are within easy driving distance too.

Ideally placed for exploring the Lake District, Eden Valley and the lovely coastline of the Solway Firth, Armathwaite is an attractive, unspoiled rural village. This charming settlement has two old pubs - both with popular restaurants - a post office and a traditional village shop. The River Eden runs through the centre of the village itself whilst the surrounding area is renowned for its excellent salmon fishing, walking, canoeing and climbing. The impressive Armathwaite Castle is a four-storey Pele Tower, and the 15th Century Church provides fine examples of stained glass windows. The Eden Gorge, situated between Lazonby and Armathwaite, is amongst Cumbria's best-kept secrets making it a quiet day out away from the tourists. Penrith hosts the Rheged Discovery Centre which gives visitors a chance to see the largest grass covered building in the country whilst Dalemain Historic House - featured in a television production of Jane Eyre – is also within easy driving distance.

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.

User-friendly central heating & hot water with woodburner in sitting room. Electric double oven with grill, halogen hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV, DVD, radio/CD player, WiFi, small library of books/games. Fuel, power & starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Highchair & stairgate available. Roadside parking. Small patio area in shared courtyard with furniture. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Post Office, shop & pub 2 mins walk.


  • Accepts Pets
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • High chair
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Log fire
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
  • Near pub

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Miss Hadcroft
February 2015
The setting, the cottage and the village - totally perfect. A real winter tonic.
Ms Beattie
December 2014
A very well equipped property, the furnishings were of a high standard therefore the time spent was very comfortable.
Mrs McDermott
September 2014
This was a quieter village but gave excellent access to the Lake District. We loved this cottage and found it very clean and comfortable. All in all a refreshing, enjoyable break. Thanks.
Mrs Laing
August 2014
A beautiful cottage that was really clean and everything you could possibly need was there.
Mrs Dykes
May 2014
The situation was excellent for the holiday we had planned and for exploring the Eden Valley. It is a lovely village and the cottage was cosy and we had everything we needed. The owner was very pleasant and helpful and we knew we could contact her if necessary any time. It's a lovely cottage and we settled in very quickly.
Mrs Brooks
April 2014
Location was perfect. Ideal for exploring and ideally positioned for an early evening walk to the pub for tea. Very friendly village. We will certainly be returning.
Mr Dudley
September 2013
Great location. The cottage was the nicest I have stayed in.
Ms Greenhalgh
December 2013
A lovely cosy cottage that felt like home by the end of the week. Loved the log burner and leather sofas in the lounge. Very comfortable beds. Good selection of pots and pans. Enjoyed exploring Armathwaite and its environs. A small property that is perfectly formed! Would definitely recommend.
Mrs Taylor
August 2013
A wonderful quirky cottage and in a fabulous location.
Mrs Blyth
June 2016
2 Eden Grove Cottages is the best holiday home we have ever stayed at, great for touring.
Mrs Brown
July 2016
A lovely Cottage in an ideal location for walks in the Lakes and surrounding areas.
Miss Scott
May 2013
A wonderful, immaculate cottage in a beautiful location with so many things to do and great travel links. We had a very enjoyable and relaxing week. I thought I would miss not having a private garden but the quirky shared access and court yard were lovely.
Ms Welland
March 2013
The cottage was home from home, if not better. Everything we needed for a relaxing holiday was supplied. A fantastic location for amazing dog walks and the views were breath taking.
Mrs Berry
February 2013
Not just one but two dogs permitted!
Mr Chance
November 2012
All the amenities needed in a self catering holiday let. A lovely cottage near enough to the lakes to explore.
Mr Fraser
September 2012
The cottage was very comfortable, adequately equipped and excellent value for money. Lovely area and good shops for a small village. Carlisle has first class shopping centre and is very historical.
Ms MacGillivray
October 2012
A wonderful cottage, perfect for our party of three. In a good location for our daily excursions. The village had a well stocked store and two good pubs.
Mrs Caldwell
September 2012
We liked the lovely, peaceful location, the opportunity to do some fishing and the local pubs for eating out to which we could also take the dogs. Within easy reach of Carlisle with plenty of shops and places to eat.
Mr Andrews
May 2015
A lovely cottage in a great location.
Mr Rothery
November 2015
Really liked the the layout which accommodated two couples, two kids and two Greyhounds. Fire was great to have and was fun for the kids. Surroundings were very picturesque with great walks.
Mrs Pataki
February 2016
A delightful cottage which has been thoughtfully and thoroughly equipped with pretty much anything you might need! Very clean and very comfortable. Location is great. We would love to visit again.
Mrs Seastron
September 2011
Where do I start! The whole holiday was fantastic, even when it rained I loved the sound of rain on the roof whilst we were so warm and comfortable in bed at night. The kitchen and bathrooms were well equipped, as was the store house for the logs for the fire, although we only used it once as the house was warm and cosy enough! The TV/DVD was good although the height of it in our humble opinion warranted it being a little larger screen than it was but that, if any, is the only tiny thing we would have changed, everything else was fantastic! Thank you to the owners for your fabulous attention to detail! We hope to return again! It was an absolute pleasure from start to finish. Many many thanks again! See you again, if you'll have us!
Mrs Jones
May 2011
We found the cottage was very comfortable. Armathwaite is a lovely village having two good pubs for food and a village shop and post office. Also, there are superb walks close by and not far from Carlisle or the Lakes for visiting.
Miss Wilkinson
July 2011
Excellent property and value for money. Friendly, helpful Sykes staff. Thank you.
Miss Ward
September 2011
The property was spotless. Excellent size kitchen/dining area and lounge to accommodate 6 adults. 2 local pubs/hotels serving great food. Ideally placed to visit Cumbria and the Lakes and with great walking straight from the door. Lovely log burning stove.
Mr Woodley
February 2011
Great organisation from start to finish. The property was very clean and well decorated. Great village location with a super pub for lunch!
Ms Armstrong
February 2011
We had a lovely stay in this beautiful cottage in an idyllic location. Quiet and peaceful but only 20 minutes away from Carlisle. The price was good considering the two bathrooms and a separate toilet and the instructions were very clear. It was a home from home and we all settled in very quickly - Thank you!
Miss Cooke
August 2010
Location was stunning and this was a very cosy and well furnished cottage.
Mr Green
October 2010
Lovely retreat, in its own little haven, great to return back to after walking the Fells. The 'Dukes Head' around the corner is a really friendly and welcoming place too!
Mr Blackburn
July 2010
Extremely high standard of decor. Very quiet and comfortable accommodation. Lovely local village with permanent residents and 2 dog friendly village pubs.
October 2009
Great holiday!
Mr Simpson
October 2009
The excellent standard of the cottage, the location and the peace and quiet.
December 2016
Quirky courtyard belies the very tasteful and very well equipped cottage. We were very comfortable and agreed we'd love to return.
March 2015
Lovely cottage in the middle of the village. Local, pubs (2) within a very short stroll and village shop had everything we needed for the week. Cottage very well equipped for self catering week. Cold on arrival but warmed up once the log fire lit. We even entertained our friends one evening in style. Beds comfy and bedrooms cosy. Took the train to Settle for the day and that was an amazing trip. Great scenery and lots to see in Settle. Worth doing.
May 2011
My Fiance and I stayed in the cottage for 4 nights prior to getting married in Gretna Green in March. The cottage was absolutely perfect, very well kitted out, very cosy and well located. The owner was very excited that we had chosen their cottage to stay in for our 'pre marriage honeymoon' and even sent us a lovely wedding card ! Very thoughtful. Would thoroughly recommend this property.
March 2011
A lovely little cottage in a beautiful location. Only a short distance from Carlisle, The Lakes and Scotland, but idylically quiet. Local pub also very friendly and provided good quality food. Cottage had all the amenities needed. The only down side it was very cold upon arrival and this + the stone floor was not suitable for our crawling baby. The owner was very helpful, polite and flexible (as w had to keep changing dates). Would definatley recommend. Had a peaceful and relaxing break...Thank you !
December 2009
We had a wonderful holiday and the cottage was clean & Tidy, stocked with all the essentials and had plenty of logs to keep the aga and fire running. The location was peaceful and had a great wee shop and two wonderful pubs and both dog friendly.
July 2010
Minor quibbles re furniture but otherwise no complaints. we had a great holiday.
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