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Scafell Cottage - stunning Four Star Gold spacious cottage in the Lake District

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Scafell Cottage Pink Granite exterior
View of the fells from the kitchen
Eskdale and Ravenglass Narrow Gauge Steam Railway - 5 minutes' walk from the cottages!
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Overview
4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
10 guests
1 night minimum
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Idyllic village location with two welcoming Inns serving good food and real ales within walking distance. Mountains all around and fantastic walks from the doorstep. VisitEngland 4 Star Gold standard, plus Level 1 Mobility Accredited. 400 year old grade II listed barn conversion with a plethora of oak beams and exposed stonework. LATE AVAILABILITY DISCOUNTS - we often have special prices for last minute bookings, so do enquire about any late availability discounts we have! Please note our availability on Holiday Lettings / TripAdvisor is always 100% up to date. Fully inclusive prices: all linen, towels, tea towels, gas, electricity, cleaning and washing up materials provided. Welcome tray with tea, coffee, homemade biscuits and fresh milk in the fridge. UPGRADE TO A LARGER COTTAGE F... Idyllic village location with two welcoming Inns serving good food and real ales within walking distance. Mountains all around and fantastic walks from the doorstep. VisitEngland 4 Star Gold standard, plus Level 1 Mobility Accredited. 400 year old grade II listed barn conversion with a plethora of oak beams and exposed stonework. LATE AVAILABILITY DISCOUNTS - we often have special prices for last minute bookings, so do enquire about any late availability discounts we have! Please note our availability on Holiday Lettings / TripAdvisor is always 100% up to date. Fully inclusive prices: all linen, towels, tea towels, gas, electricity, cleaning and washing up materials provided. Welcome tray with tea, coffee, homemade biscuits and fresh milk in the fridge. UPGRADE TO A LARGER COTTAGE FOR NO EXTRA COST! Midweek discounts on our 3 larger cottages at Bridge End Farm outside of school holidays - 30% off for 1 or 2 people, 20% off for 3 or 4 people and 10% off for 5 or 6 people. Please contact us for more information and to book now!More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Manager
Greg Poole (Property Manager Select Cottages)
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2008
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Scafell Cottage is beautifully located in Boot in Eskdale. The adventure starts when you arrive by steam train (yes, really). It's quiet but not isolated, with two pubs nearby (book if you want a table). The cottage is well equipped and very well insulated -...More

Date of stay: April 2017
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Greg042014, VR Owner at Scafell Cottage - stunning Four Star Gold spacious cottage in the Lake District, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

How wonderful that you joined the ever increasing number of guests arriving by steam train. Since your visit we have installed a beautiful new kitchen with larger appliances and two fridges and other space saving solutions. Plus we have had a bespoke oak table built...More

Reviewed 31 October 2016

Scafell cottage is placed in an ideal walkers locations, with many scenic routes surrounding it. The pubs in Boot have a great atmosphere and tasty pub grub - which is perfect after a long walk! The cottage itself is very clean and fully equipped with...More

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank Pippa D
Greg042014, VR Owner at Scafell Cottage - stunning Four Star Gold spacious cottage in the Lake District, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

Thank you so much for these kind comments. We hope to welcome you back sometime soon. Kind regards from the Select Cottages team.

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

We were a group of 8 adults staying in Scafell cottage for 3 nights. We picked this area for its nearness to Scafell Pike for climbing. We had plenty of room, there are four bedrooms which would actually sleep nine and 3 bathrooms, 2 of...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank calgr
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Perfect for our group of eight (three families). Lovely valley and close to good food in Boot. Hiked up the back side of Scafell, Burnmoor Tarn and Stanley Force. Golf nearby as well. Narrow gauge railway from Ravenglass and Muncaster Castle as well. May has...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank Sykes2016
Greg042014, VR Owner at Scafell Cottage - stunning Four Star Gold spacious cottage in the Lake District, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

Indeed May is beautiful in Eskdale. Great to hear you did so much during your visit - hiking, golf, the railway and the superb pubs!

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Gravesend, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2016

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Date of stay: November 2015
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Telephone
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
VCR
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Bridge End Farm Cottages have colourful and well maintained gardens with wonderful views. The cottages are tucked away in a secluded location within the picturesque and historic village of Boot. Boot has a fantastic setting in the valley of Eskdale eloquently described by the famous Lakeland author Alfred Wainwright: 'Eskdale, one of the loveliest of Lakeland's valleys, descends from the highest and wildest mountains in the district to the sands of Ravenglass in a swift transition from grandeur to beauty... It is a place of many delights, the finest of all valleys for those whose special joy is to travel on foot and a paradise for artists.' This is the heart of the Lake District National Park with the highest, deepest, steepest, and oldest! Within walking distance are Scafell Pike, Engl...
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