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Sunnyside Cottage

37 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
This beautifully presented two bedroom bungalow which sleeps up to four and one dog is located at the foot of Blencathra mountain in the popular village of Threlkeld near Keswick. Due to the unique location of Sunnyside guests can enjoy the spectacular views of St John's in the Vale and mountain ranges such as Helvellyn and Great Dodd from the comfort of their own living room, patio or the garden. Sunnyside offers the benefits of a modern,well presented single level accommodation for families or couples, either wanting an outdoor based holiday or just pure relaxation....This beautifully presented two bedroom bungalow which sleeps up to four and one dog is located at the foot of Blencathra mountain in the popular village of Threlkeld near Keswick. Due to the unique location of Sunnyside guests can enjoy the spectacular views of St John's in the Vale and mountain ranges such as Helvellyn and Great Dodd from the comfort of their own living room, patio or the garden. Sunnyside offers the benefits of a modern,well presented single level accommodation for families or couples, either wanting an outdoor based holiday or just pure relaxation.More
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Sunnyside Cottage. Val and Rachel were both very friendly and helpful, and made themselves available for any questions throughout our stay. The position of the cottage is superb and the photos of the view from the living room do...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank PeterC7202
paulsunley, VR Owner at Sunnyside Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

Thank tor for taking the time and giving us a fantastic review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with and were able to take advantage of the local fells. The view looks gorgeous at the moment Autumn colours have arrived and the sun is...More

Reviewed 20 September 2018

We stayed here in 2016, and I was very excited to be able to book this cozy cottage again this summer. The gardens and views are still amazing, the hiking trails still challenging, and the owners still gracious. I love the close proximity to everything...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Kathy L
paulsunley, VR Owner at Sunnyside Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2018

It was lovely to se you back and Val recognised you instantly! Thanks for taking the time to give us a perfect review we are glad you enjoyed you stay with us.

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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

We booked our 10-day vacation at the Sunnyside Bungalows this September and we absolutely loved it. Great location, incredible views, all the space and amenities one could wish for, and Valerie and Rachael are just great. Directions to the venue were clear, and we got...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Camper679715
paulsunley, VR Owner at Sunnyside Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time and giving us a your wonderful review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, and where able to take advantage of walking some of our local fells.

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Sunnyside Cottage was just what we needed - a little way only out of the bustling Keswick and quiet. The view from the cottage was unreal and we never tired of it. Thanks Val for the swinging seat on the terrace. Drinks after walking were...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Kinsie H
paulsunley, VR Owner at Sunnyside Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thanks for the fab review and we are glad to gear you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks also for the comments, and have already implemented some of your suggestions.

Reviewed 26 July 2018

We arranged to stay at Sunnyside Cottage as we were attending a family wedding in the village. The cottage is a little dated although the doors must have been freshly painted as they were squeaky and difficult to open and close. We were a little...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Stephen M
paulsunley, VR Owner at Sunnyside Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us, we always try to accommodate our guests in the best way possible within the size constraints of the property. Unfortunately, only the master bedroom is large enough for two singles. When we have...More

About the Owner
valerie s
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2015
Interaction with guests
We live in the bungalow at the end and will be on hand to settle you in and help in any way we can during your stay, just pop down and ask.
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About the neighbourhood
Guests looking for a walking holiday can quite literally step out their front door and onto the lower slopes of Blencathra, taking them on to a number of walks including Sharps Edge, Skiddaw House and Lowscales (the later two can also be ridden on mountain bikes). Threlkeld is a peaceful, traditional lakeland village which has two village inns both of which serve local ales and bar meals, a coffee shop, Post Office.The village is ideally situated for Keswick and Derwentwater, the Central Lake District. Offering numerous attractions including Beatrix Potter, William Wordsworth, Go Ape, spectacular mountain scenery, lakeland villages and lakes. Alternatively head west to Cockermouth the birth place of William Wordsworth and Jennings Brewery.
Getting around
The village is ideally situated for Keswick, which is only four miles away, and is easily accessible by car, local bus or by walking along the old railway line. The village has easy access to the Central Lake District, Ambleside and Windermere is approximately a 25-35 minute drive. The main local bus route which can take you east to Penrith or west via Keswick runs every hour from the bottom of Blease Road. Once in Keswick you are able to take the regular bus route in to the central Lakes or continue west to Cockermouth.
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