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Helvellyn Holiday Cottage near Ullswater

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Helvellyn Cottage in the Lake District - Pets Welcome
Living room with woodburner, leather sofas and great views
Helvellyn and Red Tarn in Winter - a must see!
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Helvellyn Cottage offers pet friendly self catering for 4 people in a 19th century lakeland stone miners cottage above the village of Glenridding, next to Ullswater and Helvellyn in Cumbria the Lake District. The cottage is in an elevated position and has panoramic views across to the fells and down to the Lake. A cottage with character but also with a range of modern facilities including central heating, power shower and a wood burning stove. We also have Free WiFi, Freeview TV, a DVD player, a selection of DVDs, maps, books and games. Please note bookings run Friday to Friday. Rates vary by time of year from £350 to £700 a week. Short breaks available from £300 for 3 nights at certain times of year. Pets welcome for additional £20 fee. Please contact us for detailed availability and pri...Helvellyn Cottage offers pet friendly self catering for 4 people in a 19th century lakeland stone miners cottage above the village of Glenridding, next to Ullswater and Helvellyn in Cumbria the Lake District. The cottage is in an elevated position and has panoramic views across to the fells and down to the Lake. A cottage with character but also with a range of modern facilities including central heating, power shower and a wood burning stove. We also have Free WiFi, Freeview TV, a DVD player, a selection of DVDs, maps, books and games. Please note bookings run Friday to Friday. Rates vary by time of year from £350 to £700 a week. Short breaks available from £300 for 3 nights at certain times of year. Pets welcome for additional £20 fee. Please contact us for detailed availability and prices.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
We welcome pets at the cottage but request that they be kept off the sofas and beds!
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Rob S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2011
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Reviewed 7 August 2020

Well equipped cottage in a great location just above Glenridding. Great starting point for all the walks in the Ullswater area, near the Ullswater steamers, and a short drive to small beaches suitable for launching paddle boards and canoes. Gem: go up and down Helvellyn...More

Date of stay: July 2020
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Reviewed 18 January 2019

Our second stay at this lovely cottage. The setting is perfect and the cottage itself has all you need. It’s made even more enjoyable by the thoughtful extras that are left for you on your arrival such as tea coffee milk cheese and wine! This...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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FrequentFlier626375, VR Owner at Helvellyn Holiday Cottage near Ullswater, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2019

Many thanks! Pleasure to have you here - all the very best!

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Reviewed 19 January 2018

What a lovely cottage. Nice and cosy and very warm even on the snowy winter nights. The thoughtful extras were much appreciated. Amazing views from all windows and in a simply stunning location. Glenridding was about a ten minute walk and the Beckside Bar there...More

Date of stay: January 2018
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

No heating on arrival in late November! It took two days to warm the cottage up. Not very helpful host who rushed us in on arrival and rushed us out on departure. However, cottage is lovely and in a great position.More

Date of stay: November 2017
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Management response:Responded 26 November 2017

Many thanks for the review. I've spoken to Rob and he apologises profusely if he seemed unhelpful. especially on Monday as he may have been a bit rushed as he was on his way to a funeral that morning. In terms of the heating the...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Comfortable, inviting cottage with every convenience & provision needed and spectacular views. We walked everywhere, local shops, pub and of course Striding Edge & Helvellyn. Thoroughly recommended and dealing with the owners is a delight. We hope to return soon.

Date of stay: May 2017
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Fishing Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Helvellyn Cottage is located above the village of Glenridding next to England's most beautiful lake, Ullswater, and overlooking the foothills of Helvellyn, Englands third highest mountain. There are literally hundreds of walks straight from the door as well as lots of other local attractions including sailing, kayaking other watersports on Ullswater, and other Lake District visitor attractions. Glenridding and nearby Patterdale have a range of local shops and the nearest pub is just 500 yards from the cottage.
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