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Lake District Cottage Eller How House

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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Newby Bridge, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Accommodation: Named as one of the Top 50 UK holiday cottages in 2016 by the Guardian Newspaper, Eller How House is the self-contained West wing of an architect designed Regency Country house. There are many quirky and unusual features, from the ornate plasterwork in the sitting room to the collection of 'heads' holding up the ceiling in the master bedroom. Follow the winding paths through the private woods or climb up to the top of the fell with its magnificent views.

The accommodation comprises; Ground floor-large entrance hall, kitchen /dining room, utility room with washer/dryer and freezer. Double bedroom with ensuite shower room with W.C. and basin.
Twin bedroom with en suite shower room, basin and W.C. Inner hall with stairs up to first floor landing with double doors to drawing room with marble fireplace and decorative...
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Listing #HL169088
About the Owner
John and Helen C
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful place the house and grounds are wonderful my family and I had a brilliant few days away could not have asked for anything more Thank you

Thank Mandy H
eller994, VR Owner at Lake District Cottage Eller How House, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review Mandy. You and your family are always welcome at Eller How House.

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Eller Howe house was absolutely ‘up our street’. We had loads of space and everything was of good quality and worked perfectly. Everything was decorated tastefully, we were greeted with a home-made cake and tea when we arrived. The owners John and Helen were so...More

Thank Onepea1
eller994, VR Owner at Lake District Cottage Eller How House, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you were able to enjoy a special family occasion at Eller How House.

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We just loved this house, it opened up and welcomed us in such a friendly way. The kitchen is well stocked. The bedrooms all ensuite the lounge so capable of accepting all of us without a squash. The bath was splendid. And the cake was...More

Thank JHollie
eller994, VR Owner at Lake District Cottage Eller How House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you for such lovely comments. Eller How House is our family home and we have tried to make it feel as welcoming as we can. You have had the first of the good weather this year so we are glad that you could breakfast...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The single beds are zip-link and can be joined if requested to make Super King size bed (please state on booking). Please request stairgate for toddlers (or dogs). Please note that the sitting room is upstairs. Please note-ABSOLUTELY NO SMOKING AT THIS PROPERTY Visitor Notes: care must be taken near the unfenced lake and low balcony on the veranda. The woodland walks can be steep and slippery in places. No fireworks please. GIFT VOUCHERS for Surprise Breaks are available. Winter breaks are popular and there always plenty to do in the Lake District whatever the season. NO HIDDEN EXTRA BOOKING FEES WITH THIS PROPERTY. PAY BY CHEQUE, BANK TRANSFER OR CREDIT CARD.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bring up to 3 dogs over a year old at an extra charge of £20.00 per stay.
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Queen
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: AU$352 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Minimum of two well behaved dogs over one year old. Please speak to us before booking if you have more dogs. Dogs charged at £20.00 each for the duration of the booking.
Please send an enquiry for any last minute offers and availability.
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About the neighbourhood
The Lake Distict is an all year round visitor attraction. There is racing at Cartmel on all Bank-Holiday week-ends. Holker has its annual Garden Festival in June and has other celebrations throughout the year. There is plenty to interest garden lovers with Levens Hall, Holehird and Holker all close by. We open Eller How woodland by arrangement for the National Garden Scheme for spring flowers from February to June.The South Lakes Music Festival takes place at various venues throughout August.There is a steam train running throughout the year at Newby Bridge can take you to Lakeside for a cruise.The Motor Museum at Backbarrow has a replica of Donald Campbells Bluebird. Twitchers will enjoy a day at RSPBs Leighton Moss.
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How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 140.0 km
Railway: Grange-over-Sands: 3.0 km
Ferry: Heysham: 50.0 km
Eller How House is located close to Grange-over-Sands. It is about 15 mins. drive from Junction 36 of the M6. Full directions will be sent when you have confirmed your booking.By rail -Change at Lancaster for the train to Barrow in Furness and alight at Grange-over-Sands (taxi to Eller How House).From Liverpool and Manchester Airport, Take the train to Barrow and alight at Grange-over-Sands(taxi to Eller How House)Car Hire-can be delivered from Cartmel or Kendal
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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