Beautiful red sandstone cottages set around a courtyard in the quiet village of Gamblesby, in the Cumbrian Eden Valley. Close to the Lake District, Carlisle and Scotland, but within easy reach from the motorway.
Ideal for families, couples, celebrations, gatherings and conferences. Short breaks are available all year round (Fri-Mon or Mon-Fri) with on-site parking for guests.
Cottages you can choose from include "The Barn" sleeping 4, "Hawthorn Cottage" sleeping 2/4 and cosy "Helm" and "Herdwick" Cottages both accommodating 2 guests. The Barn is spacious and open plan, with original beams, ample natural light, wonderful North Pe...nnine views, a fully fitted kitchen and all essentials including a washing machine and tumble dryer. Hawthorne Cottage is single storey with no stairs, a large lounge with village views, and a well equipped kitchen. Herdwick and Helm Cottages are perfect for couples, featuring character beamed ceilings, en-suite double/king bedrooms and in Helm exposed red sandstone walls and a spiral staircase leads down to a kitchen diner.
Facilities include colour TVs, DVDs, radio/CD cassette players and heating. Fully equipped kitchens contain cookers and hobs, microwaves, dishwashers, fridges, utensils and crockery. Guests have access to the shared courtyard with parking for one car per cottage. We also have bike storage space on-site. Bookings include all electric, heating, towels and bedlinen. Cots and high-chairs are also available – please request when booking.
Whatever you like to do during the day, be it walking, relaxing, or sight-seeing, whether you are with family, friends or colleagues, we are sure we have the best place for you to enjoy your stay.
We have several pubs nearby that serve great food and our local pub (1 mile away) is dog-friendly, in case you want to bring your four-legged friend !
Guests are advised to arrive by car (due to the limited village bus service), but we are happy to pick-up and drop-off at the nearby railway station if necessary.
We include a welcome pack of basic food necessities to start you off on your holiday and a selection of toiletries. In addition, you can order a home-cooked meal for your arrival, and we offer extra gifts/surprise packages, which are available to order if one of your group is celebrating a special occasion during your stay.
We offer babysitting and dog-sitting services during your stay too, to help with those times that you just want to get away for a little "you-time"
You are welcome to call us with any questions you may have, also our website should answer most queries about the accommodation and facilities.
We hope we have given you a taste of what your stay with us would be like, and hope to meet you soon - once you have discovered the beautiful scenery and tranquil location, we are sure you will want to come back again and again !Read more
CHURCH COURT COTTAGES - A COSY COUNTRYSIDE RETREAT Penrith, Cumbria, England
Additional Location Information
We are situated in the peaceful village of Gamblesby, a mile from the A686 which runs from Penrith and the motorway up to Alston, the highest market town in England. We are conveniently located for visits to the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales, Carlisle and Scotland, but easily accessible from the M6 and other main routes.
We are in a perfect situation for bird-watchers, walkers, cyclists and tourism in general.
There are many attractions that are easy to get to, ranging from castles, other historic sites, fishing, climbing walls,, Hadrians Wall, and many family attractions like swimming pools (indoor and outdoor), zoos/wildlife parks, caves, museums, adventure parks, horseriding, lazer-quest, and llama trekking, to name a few !
More About This Location
Away from it all, Mountain nearby, Village
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