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Ghyll Foot Cottage

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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Ghyll Foot is a delightful 200 year old stone-built cottage. It is situated in the attractive Cumbrian village of Ainstable in the Eden Valley. The village is approximately 10 miles from both Penrith and Carlisle. The cottage is ideally located for touring the unspoilt Eden Valley, the Lake District, the Pennines, the Scottish Borders and Hadrian's Wall. Accommodation and Facilities: Ghyll Foot has the advantage of full central heating; The kitchen is fully equipped with electric oven, gas hob, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and fridge-freezer; The spacious sitting room is provided with TV, DigiBox, DVD & Music System and wood-burning stove; Outside is a small enclosed garden with a seating area; Bedding, duvets and pillows are included; Cot and high-chair are provided (but not ...Ghyll Foot is a delightful 200 year old stone-built cottage. It is situated in the attractive Cumbrian village of Ainstable in the Eden Valley. The village is approximately 10 miles from both Penrith and Carlisle. The cottage is ideally located for touring the unspoilt Eden Valley, the Lake District, the Pennines, the Scottish Borders and Hadrian's Wall. Accommodation and Facilities: Ghyll Foot has the advantage of full central heating; The kitchen is fully equipped with electric oven, gas hob, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and fridge-freezer; The spacious sitting room is provided with TV, DigiBox, DVD & Music System and wood-burning stove; Outside is a small enclosed garden with a seating area; Bedding, duvets and pillows are included; Cot and high-chair are provided (but not cot bedding); Electricity and central heating costs are included; Free Wi-Fi is available; The property offers private garage parking close-by or there is ample street parking; Children welcome; Credit cards accepted; Sorry no smoking; Pets by arrangement. The cottage comprises: Sitting room with wood-burning stove; Fully-fitted kitchen with dining area; Two bedrooms - one double and one twin; Modern bathroom, with over-bath shower. Location There is an excellent restaurant in the village. At Armathwaite (1.5 miles) are local shops, pub-restaurants and railway station on the famous Settle to Carlisle Line. Supermarket shopping is available in the larger village of Lazonby (4.5 miles). The River Eden itself is ideal for angling, canoeing and other recreational pursuits. The Eden Valley is excellent walking country with many interesting and attractive walks in the area.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Richard K
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2015
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful Gem Ghyll Cottage is. We had a wonderful stay in this cottage. So comfortable, clean and cosy. Everything you need home from home. Have no hesitation in recommending this to others. Perfect for tranquillity and visiting lakes and surrounding countryside. Perfect.

Date of stay: October 2020
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Reviewed 23 September 2020

Very nice Clean place to stay good location lots of walks near And pub/restaurant within walking distance

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank tazwink
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2020 via mobile

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Date of stay: September 2020
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Reviewed 12 July 2020

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Date of stay: July 2020
Reviewed 21 May 2020

We found this cottage almost by accident a good few years ago, we are so glad we did. Just outside of the over exposed parts of the Lake District the Eden Valley the cottage is located almost equidistant from Penrith and Carlisle, easily accessible from...More

Date of stay: February 2020
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Reviewed 28 November 2019

Located in the beautiful Eden valley in a lovely, quiet little village this is an ideal place to get away from it all and relax. We have stayed at this cottage several times and always had a great time.There are many interesting places to visit...More

Date of stay: November 2019
1  Thank Sightseer16737124604
Daydream608557, VR Owner at Ghyll Foot Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2019

Thank you for your great review of Ghyll Foot Cottage. Glad to hear that you are still finding new interesting places to visit and enjoying the lovely walks in the area. We would love to welcome you back soon.

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Northumberland, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 October 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: September 2019
Reviewed 20 May 2019

In the quiet village of Ainstable,this quaint well appointed cottage has some very nice vintage features. It's ideal as a base for the western dales or the lakes although there are also many walks locally without the need to jump in the car. There's a...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank James D
Daydream608557, VR Owner at Ghyll Foot Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2019

Thank you for your review of Ghyll Foot Cottage. We are glad to hear that you found the cottage cosy and ideally located for exploring. Pleased that you enjoyed the walks in the local area. We would love to welcome you again in the future.

Reviewed 8 May 2019

We have stayed at Ghyll Foot at on at least 4 occasions now. Initially as a couple with a dog and now as a Couple with a baby and a dog! The cottage is as good now as it was the first time we stayed,...More

Date of stay: February 2019
3  Thank Bagsmore
Daydream608557, VR Owner at Ghyll Foot Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2019

Thank you for your great review of Ghyll Foot Cottage. Glad to hear that you are still finding new interesting places to visit and enjoying the lovely walks in the area. We would love to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

We stayed at Ghyll Foot cottage for the New Year with our boys (14 & 11) plus Monty the dog. It is a great well equipped, very clean and tidy, base to explore all the area has to offer. It is very cosy with either...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Daydream608557, VR Owner at Ghyll Foot Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2019

Thank you for your review of Ghyll Foot Cottage. We are glad to hear that you liked the cottage and found it warm and cosy. Pleased that you enjoyed the walks in the area; we particularly like the walk along the Eden to Armathwaite and...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Patio
Private Garden
Cooker
Toaster
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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