• About Bumblebee Nook

    Welcome to Bumblebee Nook, an 18th-century treasure which nestles between the market town of Penrith and the picturesque village of Pooley Bridge.

    Ground Floor:
    2 shallow steps to entrance.
    Living room: With wood burner, 32" Freeview TV and DVD player.
    Dining room.
    Kitchen: With electric oven, electric hob, fridge, freezer and dishwasher.

    First Floor:
    Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed.
    Bedroom 2: With double bed.
    Bedroom 3: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request).
    Bathroom: With free-standing bath, shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.

    Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Welcome pack.

    Sitting-out area with garden furniture. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.

    If you are looking to visit the Northern Lakes and fells this terraced cottage, adjacent to the owners home, is ideally positioned. Picturesque Ullswater less than 10 minutes away in a car and Penrith only 5 minutes away. The owners’ have lovingly and tastefully restored this mid terraced cottage retaining the character of the original features but bringing a contemporary feel which will be comfortable for families and groups of friends to relax and enjoy. The living room hosts a cosy wood burner where the fire surround includes the latin quote ‘Domus Dulcis Domus’, translated this means ‘Home Sweet Home’ and this is exactly what Bumblebee Nook aims to offer. It is located at the end of a short lane, which is the perfect haven if you require a quiet and peaceful location, whilst still having easy access from the M6. It is also on a bus route if you fancy jumping on a bus and leaving all the driving to someone else. With the benefit of being south east facing, the front of the cottage has the sunshine for most of the day and into the evening, perfect for a glass of wine outside, while soaking up the atmosphere at the front of the property, with open fields and Blencathra in the distance. From the rear of the house open fields can be viewed with the peaks of the Pennines in the distance.
    From the front door there are numerous walks to enjoy, which include the River Eamont where the historical sites of King Arthur’s round table and Mayburgh Henge can be viewed. For good walking, the fells nearby include the High Street range, 5 miles away and Helvellyn only 10 miles away. The cottage is ideally placed for enjoying the activities around Ullswater which is only 4 miles away, where excellent walking and cycling amidst splendid scenery can be enjoyed. If you enjoy a picnic, why not pack a rug and goodies and explore the numerous beaches around Ullswater, perfect to relax and rejuvenate from busy lives. To make the most of the spectacular scenery take a cruise on the Ullswater steamers which sail throughout the year. Watersports are also nearby with rowing boats and kayaks.
    If you’re looking to explore Penrith, which is known as the ’gateway of the Northern Lakes’ and the doorstep to the Eden Valley, this local market town certainly won’t disappoint. It hosts not only history galore but a good variety of independent and high street shops and restaurants, and also includes a small cinema. Keswick is less than 20 miles away where walkers are offered an abundance of walking and climbing or perhaps a leisurely cruise on Derwentwater is on your to do list. A stroll in the market town offers further shops, pubs and restaurants to savour and delight. Shop 3 miles, pub and restaurant ½ mile.

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    Key information
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      Cottage

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      3 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 6 people

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      pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • DVD player
      DVD player
    • Dishwasher
      Dishwasher
    • Fuel and power included
      Fuel and power included
    • Main fuel or power incl.
      Main fuel or power incl.
    • Golf nearby
      Golf nearby
    • Highchair
      Highchair
    • Pub within 1 mile
      Pub within 1 mile
    • Television
      Television
    • Woodburning stove
      Woodburning stove
    • Christmas themed cottage
      Christmas themed cottage
    • WiFi
      WiFi
    • Short breaks all year
      Short breaks all year
    • Cot available
      Cot available
    • Bed linen & towels included
      Bed linen & towels included
    • Pets – not allowed
      Pets – not allowed
    • Car parking - on site
      Car parking - on site
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    Customer reviews by Reevoo
    Hoseasons "Welcome to Bumblebee Nook an 18th-century treasure which nestles between the market town of Penrith and the picturesque village of Pooley Bridge.\n\n\nGround Floor \n\n2 shallow steps to entrance.\n\nLiving room\n With wood burner 32 Freeview TV and DVD player.\n\nDining room.\n\n\nKitchen \nWith electric oven electric hob fridge freezer and dishwasher.\n\n \nFirst Floor \n\n\nBedroom 1\n With kingsize bed.\n\nBedroom 2\n With double bed.\n\nBedroom 3 \nWith zip and link twin beds can be super kingsize on request.\n\nBathroom \nWith free-standing bath shower cubicle toilet and heated towel rail.\n\n \n\n \n\n \n\nOil central heating electricity bed linen towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Welcome pack.\n\n Sitting-out area with garden furniture. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.\n\n If you are looking to visit the Northern Lakes and fells this terraced cottage adjacent to the owners home is ideally positioned. Picturesque Ullswater less than 10 minutes away in a car and Penrith only 5 minutes away. The owners’ have lovingly and tastefully restored this mid terraced cottage retaining the character of the original features but bringing a contemporary feel which will be comfortable for families and groups of friends to relax and enjoy. The living room hosts a cosy wood burner where the fire surround includes the latin quote ‘Domus Dulcis Domus’ translated this means ‘Home Sweet Home’ and this is exactly what Bumblebee Nook aims to offer. It is located at the end of a short lane which is the perfect haven if you require a quiet and peaceful location whilst still having easy access from the M6. It is also on a bus route if you fancy jumping on a bus and leaving all the driving to someone else. With the benefit of being south east facing the front of the cottage has the sunshine for most of the day and into the evening perfect for a glass of wine outside while soaking up the atmosphere at the front of the property with open fields and Blencathra in the distance. From the rear of the house open fields can be viewed with the peaks of the Pennines in the distance.\nFrom the front door there are numerous walks to enjoy which include the River Eamont where the historical sites of King Arthur’s round table and Mayburgh Henge can be viewed. For good walking the fells nearby include the High Street range 5 miles away and Helvellyn only 10 miles away. The cottage is ideally placed for enjoying the activities around Ullswater which is only 4 miles away where excellent walking and cycling amidst splendid scenery can be enjoyed. If you enjoy a picnic why not pack a rug and goodies and explore the numerous beaches around Ullswater perfect to relax and rejuvenate from busy lives. To make the most of the spectacular scenery take a cruise on the Ullswater steamers which sail throughout the year. Watersports are also nearby with rowing boats and kayaks.\nIf you’re looking to explore Penrith which is known as the ’gateway of the Northern Lakes’ and the doorstep to the Eden Valley this local market town certainly won’t disappoint. It hosts not only history galore but a good variety of independent and high street shops and restaurants and also includes a small cinema. Keswick is less than 20 miles away where walkers are offered an abundance of walking and climbing or perhaps a leisurely cruise on Derwentwater is on your to do list. A stroll in the market town offers further shops pubs and restaurants to savour and delight. Shop 3 miles pub and restaurant ½ mile. " https://img.chooseacottage.co.uk/Property/105/840/10588796.jpg UK1333

    Bumblebee Nook reviews collected by Reevoo

    9.9 out of 10 – based on 32 reviews

    Overall rating

    9.9

    Comfort and Equipment

    9.7

    Location

    9.6

    Cleanliness

    9.9

    Value for money

    9.8

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    10
    out of 10

    Our stay at Bumblebee Nook was very comfortable and we received a warm welcome from the owners who stay next door. The owners provided a folder filled with up to date local information which we found very helpful. Location wise this was a great base for exploring the Northern Lakes and surrounding areas. It is a peaceful location and we would be happy to recommend the house to our friends and family.

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    2019-08-20

    10
    out of 10

    A spacious, well-equipped and private cottage close to various amenities and places of interest to enjoy the beautiful Lake District.

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    2019-08-13

    10
    out of 10

    A beautiful cottage with everything you could need. Immaculate inside and out with really friendly and helpful owners. We will be returning.

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    2019-07-13

    10
    out of 10

    What a brilliant cottage best we've been too, well maintained and clean with all mod cons ,nice big kitchen well equipped, beds were nice a comfortable. A ideal spot to visit the Lakes, well done to Julie and Tim for all the hard work they had put into it. Would love to go back one day.

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    2019-06-22

    10
    out of 10

    Excellent cottage with great facilities. Comfy beds, lovely modern bathroom and kitchen. We wanted for nothing!

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    2019-06-15

    10
    out of 10

    Lovely cottage, neat and tidy, everything we needed for a weekend in Ullswater. Country location, very handy for amenities of Penrith. Will be back

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    2019-05-21

    10
    out of 10

    Great family bank holiday weekend away from the crowds, lovely clean comfortable cottage.

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    2019-05-11

    10
    out of 10

    Fantastic all round. A wonderful stay for myself and my family - great base to explore the Lakes.

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    2019-04-30

    10
    out of 10

    Gorgeous cottage- we had a fabulous weekend. Can really recommend!

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    2019-04-29

    10
    out of 10

    I stayed over the Easter holidays with my 2 children and had a brilliant time. Its a great holiday home, that is spotlessly clean with everything you could need. A short car ride away to Ullswater for boat trips and walks. The hosts were lovely and very welcoming, offering handy tips about the local area. We would certainly go back for a 2nd visit.

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    2019-04-24

    10
    out of 10

    Superb house and owners. Looking forward to going back again later in the year.

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    2019-04-13

    10
    out of 10

    Bumblebee Nook is a little gem, tucked away in a very quiet idyllic spot. We loved the extra touches, vases of fresh flowers, complimentary bottle of wine and fudge! Cottage is very clean, comfortable and well equipped, with plenty of room for 6 people. Julie and Tim, the owners, live next door and couldn’t have been more welcoming.

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    2019-03-10

    10
    out of 10

    An excellent property and well equipped, comfortable and cosy. Great for a long weekend.

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    2019-02-24

    10
    out of 10

    Our first Christmas away from home as a family...Bumblebee nook made it that extra special. Amazing hosts. Definitely returning in the summer

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    2019-01-02

    10
    out of 10

    Absolutely loved this cottage. We lead busy lives and this forced us to kick back, relax and spend quality time with our children. Thoroughly recommend!

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    2018-11-06

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