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“Lovely cosy cottage in a beautiful location”
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Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Coniston, Lake District, Cumbria, England

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Excellent - based on 22 reviews
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lchilds77...
Grantham, United Kingdom
1 review
“Lovely cosy cottage in a beautiful location”
Reviewed 4 January 2017 for a stay in December 2016

We spent the Christmas Break in Shelt Gill and found it to be a perfect, warm, cosy cottage - just what we needed to unwind. The location was perfect for us with excellent walks for the dog right on the doorstep and beautiful views out of the Lounge/Dining room windows. Would visit again.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

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Liked best: Cottage location and looks
Liked least: Maybe no wifi(For the children)
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children People with pets
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Management Response
25 Oct 2016
Thanks so much for your lovely review Andrew!
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ed w
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
162 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“Great stay”
Reviewed 17 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016
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person found this review helpful

Comfortable well equipped cottage with great views and convenient to Coniston village, however unenclosed garden would not be suitable for very young children or unleashed dogs but this did not detract from our personal holiday. Special feature was memory foam mattress on beds and cushioned window seat with view of lake.

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Liked best: The view
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with pets
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  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Seenabit1...
Canberra, Australia
Level 5 Contributor
73 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
“Cosy cottage”
Reviewed 3 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

We, four adults, stayed at Shelt Gill in July 2016. The cottage is lovely, beautifully located and very cosy. The kitchen is well stocked, the lounge/dining area is very spacious and the bedrooms are a good size. It is in easy walking distance of a pub and the lake and not very far to Coniston. Jon was very responsive to all our requests. Highly recommended.

How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
How easy was key pickup/access to the property? Overall condition of the property
Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
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Liked best: Location and view.
Liked least: The weather (not really the propertys fault?)
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
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  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
4 Aug 2016
We're so glad you enjoyed Shelt Gill, thanks for the lovely write up. Jon
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TERESA K
1 review
“A perfect place to stay!”
Reviewed 27 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016

My husband and I stayed in Shelt Gill with 2 teenagers, who had never experienced a holiday in a cottage in beautiful rural setting before. They enjoyed every minute of the natural beauty of the surroundings and the homeliness of the quaint drystone cottage!
We all had a weekend of bliss!

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
4 Aug 2016
So glad you and your family enjoyed the stay!
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