A luxury four bedroom, three bathroomed apartment centrally located in the village of Wetheral with complimentary leisure club facilities. The apartment enjoys stunning views across the Eden Valley.
The village of Wetheral is built above the banks of the River Eden around a picturesque village green. There are several amenities including a 4* hotel, leisure club, restaurant, church, village shop and Post Office, bowling green and cricket field. With its beautiful views over the Eden Valley, riverside walks and the Lake District, Scottish Borders and Hadrian's Wall, all within a half hour drive, Wetheral is an excellent holiday location.... A short steep walk takes you past the church and remains of the abbey to the River Eden. To the east the 19th century viaduct towers above the river with some of the best salmon fishing in the country, further along the river you can view a magnificent waterfall cascading down from Corby Castle, woodland walks leads to the remains of the caves used by the monks in the 14th century. Geltsdale was built as a private house for the Mayor of Carlisle in 1904 in the village of Wetheral, which is recognised as an unspoilt beauty spot. Geltsdale is in a tranquil setting surrounded by several acres of garden and woodland and enjoys views over the grounds and River Eden to the Castle Carrock Fells.
The centrally heated accommodation comprises:
* Fitted dining/kitchen with electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge and dining table.
* Utility room with washer/dryer and freezer. Cloakroom with hand basin and WC.
* Lounge enjoying open rural aspect, colour TV, video and CD player.
* Master double bedroom with en-suite shower room.
* Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom.
* Twin bedroom with en-suite shower room.
* Small children's bunk bedroom with en-suite hand basin and WC.
* All electric, gas, bed linen and towels included.
* Cot and highchair available.
* Parking for 3 cars.
* Discounts available for smaller parties.
* There are three golf courses within 5 miles with preferential rates.
* Complimentary leisure club facilities available at the nearby Crown Hotel.
Additional amenities include: october half term availability, bedrooms 4: 1, carlisle and hadrian's wall, 5* cottages, open fire or wb stove no, garden or outdoor area, no. bathrooms: 3, changeover saturday, family holidays, sleeps 8, may half term availability, christmas and new year availability, bathrooms 3: 1, parking facilities: private parking, easter availability, february half term availability, pets no, leisure club facilities, larger cottages to sleep 7+, summer school holidays, no. bedrooms: 4, cottages with leisure club, price i from £480 pw, star grading: 5*, lakes cottage holiday 5*.Read more
All prices include all taxes, gas, electric and bed linen. Please check property description to see if towels, logs, coal and cots are included free of charge or at a supplement. If a pet friendly property, the charge is £20 per pet per week/part week. Please telephone or email us for short break availability and prices.
Truly amazing ! First class residence, stunning location.
Left on 07/19/2013 for a stay in July 2013 | Thunderstruck
From arriving on the driveway our dreams came the property full justice.
Trip advisor reviews are all spot on.
The owners were very courteous and made a point of greeting us.
The facilities inside were excellent and as described.
Views from the bedrooms are stunning. We had a weeks holiday to remember, the locals were all very friendly and the bonus of having access to the local hotels health club just topped everything off.
We could not have found a better location to use as a base.
With easy access to the lakes, or over the border into Scotland or the beautiful
We definately will make a return visit and are already advising family & friends. Read more
Thank you for your wonderful review on Geltsdale it was a pleasure to read.
We are pleased to hear that your stay at this property was everything you expected and we will look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
Lakes Cottage Holidays
Left on 05/21/2013 for a stay in May 2013 | Paul
Quiet, peaceful, lovely views and setting. Quite likely the most comfortable, pleasant and well set-up self-catering accomodation we've experienced in many years. So nice to come come "home" to at the end of a day of sight-seeing or walking.
Many thanks to the owners for making it available. Read more
We are pleased to hear that your stay at this property was all you expected and we hope that we can welcome you back in the future.
Lakes Cottage Holidays
Left on 11/02/2012 for a stay in October 2012 | st johnstone
this is our second stay at geltsdale and this experience was just as good if not better than the first.The owners are excellent the property is just out of this world as a chill out experience the fact you can use the leisure facilities at the crown only add to the experience. I would recommend this property to anybody looking for a relaxed and chilled holiday(where else do you eat breakfeast while watching deer graze outside your window).I know we will be back tomorrow if I could.
Fabulous few days!
Left on 05/31/2012 for a stay in May 2012 | Mary
What a beautiful apartment in this house. We had a lovely 3 night stay at Geltsdale. The house is very well equipped with beautiful views over the surrounding countryside. If I were to be really picky, I would mention the very noisy heating system (there must have been an air lock). It would also have been nice to have had a private part of the large garden for our use and to have had a view from the lounge! Other than that all my family enjoyed this home-from-home get away! Really do wish to return soon! I would highly recommend this house!
Trawden, Colne, Lancs
Relaxing weekend in very comfortable accommodation in beautiful
Left on 02/19/2012 for a stay in January 2012 | The Wilkinsons
We were 3 couples meeting up for annual Lakes get together, and wanting to try a different area. We wanted 3 en suite bedrooms in a high quality property and found your website very easy to search for this. It was easy to book and the owners were very accommodating. We loved the comfortable accommodation and the very impressive location. It was ideal for us. We were able to enjoy walks from the property without having to take the car. Using the facilities at the Crown Hotel was an added bonus which we enjoyed very much. We were disappointed we couldnt stay longer and hope to return there again.
Mrs L Pawlowski
Beautiful setting and very comfortable
Left on 11/05/2011 for a stay in September 2011 | Mrs L Pawlowski
We chose Geltsdale as we have a small baby and wanted somewhere with space and somewhere we could walk and eat locally.
The home was very inviting and comfortable and had all the facilities we needed.
The location was excellent as a 5 minute walk took us into the village where there was an excellent restaurant and scenic walks were aplenty.
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