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Lilac Studio

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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
3 nights minimum
Cottage
Newton Reigny is a peaceful village 3 miles from Penrith and with the benefit of easy access to the M6. Ullswater, the Northern Lakes and the Eden Valley are all easily accessible and the village benefits from a pub serving bar meals. These 2 characterful barn conversations (Lilac Barn ) have an interconnecting door and may be let separately or together for up to 6 people and situated in the village of Newton Reigny the Lilacs was originally a farm and the 2 cottages were the Byre and adjoining barn. More recently it was the home to Simon Bull, a well known Cumbrian artist and Lilac Studio was where he did his painting. The quality of accommodation in each cottage is to a very high standard, including top quality facilities and character beamed ceiling. Awarded 4* Gold Award...Newton Reigny is a peaceful village 3 miles from Penrith and with the benefit of easy access to the M6. Ullswater, the Northern Lakes and the Eden Valley are all easily accessible and the village benefits from a pub serving bar meals. These 2 characterful barn conversations (Lilac Barn ) have an interconnecting door and may be let separately or together for up to 6 people and situated in the village of Newton Reigny the Lilacs was originally a farm and the 2 cottages were the Byre and adjoining barn. More recently it was the home to Simon Bull, a well known Cumbrian artist and Lilac Studio was where he did his painting. The quality of accommodation in each cottage is to a very high standard, including top quality facilities and character beamed ceiling. Awarded 4* Gold AwardMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Please advise us if you will be bringing bicycles as these will need to be retained outside of the rented unit. Please advise us if you require a travel cot and or a high chair .
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Howard M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
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Reviewed 5 October 2019

Superb accommodation, high class throughout.Very peaceful location, with very friendly villagers and local Pub. Howard the owner is very friendly and made me feel welcome. Only downside, theres no bus service into town, nor a local shop. (Car a must)

Date of stay: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 September 2019

Lilac studio is comfortable, clean and bigger than it looks. We had 4 nights and were very comfortable. There was everything you needed. We didn’t see the owner Howard but he was next door if we needed anything and we had his phone number in...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Jo G
HJMoss, VR Owner at Lilac Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2019

Many thanks for your positive feedback, we are really pleased you had a great stay. Your ideas are also welcome and we will take these on board. Thanks again and we look forward to seeing you back very soon..... H

Reviewed 9 November 2017

Newton Reigny is a small village, ideally placed to visit the Lake District and also, because its only 3 miles from the Motorway, it's easy to get to. The Studio is well equipped and is decorated to a high standard. The local pub is within...More

Date of stay: November 2017
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HJMoss, VR Owner at Lilac Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thanks for taking the time to complete this review, glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you can call again.... H

Reviewed 16 August 2017

I stayed in the studio for 4 nights with my 2 young children. It is in a beautiful location. The studio was absolutely gorgeous, immaculately clean and comfortable. There was everything you could possibly need in the kitchen, also there was a washing machine and...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank C3185AZsarahc
HJMoss, VR Owner at Lilac Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words, we are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again soon.......J&H

Reviewed 31 July 2017

Situated in a very small village (Pop.200) with one pub, but only a couple of miles from Penrith. Ideal location to explore The Lakes. The property is decorated to a very high standard with every amenity. Television in lounge and bedroom, every kitchen appliance you...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Robert B
HJMoss, VR Owner at Lilac Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Well thank you so much for your kind words, glad you both enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon.... Howard

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Reviewed 17 March 2017

We had a great time staying at lilac studio, it was a very comfortable and a peacefull cottage to stay in. The locaction was ideal to dicover the Lakes. We will definately book lilac studio when visit the Lake Distict in the future.

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank Culture700552
HJMoss, VR Owner at Lilac Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Very many thanks and thank you for your comments, hope to see you again soon ..... H

Reviewed 21 June 2016

We travelled to Lilac Studio for my husbands 65 birthday - we were both so pleased with the quality of the accommodation - everything we could want and more - clean, bright, spacious for 2 people. Thank you so much for allowing us to share...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank janmackrill58
Reviewed 1 March 2016

We stayed for a week, perfect quiet location in the quaint little town of Newton Reigny. The cottage has lots of room and my favorite was we did not live out of our suitcases. There is an organized closet with drawers and hangers to unpack,...More

Date of stay: February 2016
Thank Carrie H
HJMoss, VR Owner at Lilac Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2016

Thank you for your comments ..pleased you enjoyed your stay ..

Reviewed 23 October 2015

We booked online through Cumbrian Cottages and had a problem with the payment going through. This was promptly dealt with and disaster averted. We loved lilac studio which is part of a barn conversion. There was everything and more to make our stay a comfortable...More

Date of stay: October 2015
1  Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 22 September 2015

This accommodation was one of the very best, if not the best, we have stayed in the UK. Large kitchen with every appliance we could possibly have needed. Very comfortable lounge area with TV and with large windows onto the private courtyard. The bedroom upstairs...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank Patricia S
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Shared Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
2 Miles from Penrith where there are many Pubs and restaurants. Just off the M6 at Junction 40 making it very easy to arrive at your destination. Lots of attractions and things to do within the Lake District, Eden Valley with Hadrian's Wall only 45 minutes away
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