If you're looking for that ideal escape to enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the beautiful Lake District, then Blencathra Lodge is the perfect place to be. Only 10 minutes from the M6 Motorway, we are perfectly situated so that you can enjoy this wonderful part of the country. Set in the award winning gardens of Stafford House, itself an enchanting Grade 2 Listed "Folly" and nestling in the magnificent grounds of Greystoke Castle, your pets are more than welcome to stay with you too!
Hilltop Lodge is a beautiful detached timber building set in enclosed garden (perfect for dogs). It's open plan, with a wood-burning stove to keep you warm on an evening, with well-equipped modern kitchen and dining area. It has large windows with lots of natural light. The garden is abundant in wildlife throughout the year, and has a lovely terrace to sit out on. It’s a great base for relaxing, enjoying wildlife, adventuring, or being creative. An 11am check-out will add to the relaxed feel.
The house is a nineteenth century Cumbrian house set in a small terrace in Shap on the edge of the beautiful Lake District. A great base for walking the fells and exploring the area, the house is spacious, warm and comfortable with a new bathroom and kitchen. The house has stunning views across to the Eastern fells. The Yorkshire Dales are also a short drive away. It's a short walk to three pubs and shops, a post office and a small supermarket are close to the property. Free parking opposite.