• About Smittergill

    Set on a hillside in the Eden Valley, this cottage enjoying panoramic views of the Pennines and Lakeland fells.

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    • Asset 46

      0 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 2 people

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      1 pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • Detached property
      Detached property
    • DVD player
      DVD player
    • Dishwasher
    • Ground floor facilities
      Ground floor facilities
    • Fuel and power included
      Fuel and power included
    • Garden / patio
      Garden / patio
    • Pub within 1 mile
      Pub within 1 mile
    • Rural location
      Rural location
    • Television
    • WiFi
    • Short breaks all year
      Short breaks all year
    • Bed linen & towels included
      Bed linen & towels included
    • Open plan
      Open plan
    • Car parking - on site
      Car parking - on site
    Safer Stays

    We have encouraged all of our owners to adapt their cleaning routine. The provider of this accommodation has confirmed they are following the Safer Stays principles, which include:

    • Extra cleaning and sanitisation
    • Extra time for property to air
    • Safe key collection and key drop
    • Hand soap or sanitiser provided
    • Social distancing guidance
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    Customer reviews by Reevoo
    Hoseasons "Set on a hillside in the Eden Valley this cottage enjoying panoramic views of the Pennines and Lakeland fells.All on the \nground floor.\n\n\nOpen plan living space.\n\n\nLiving area\n With 24 Smart TV DVD player and French doors.\n\nDining area.\n\n\nKitchen area\n With electric cooker microwave fridge and dishwasher.\n\nBedroom area\n With double bed.\n\nShower room \nWith shower cubicle and toilet.Electric storage heaters electricity bed linen towels and Wi-Fi included. Sitting-out area with garden furniture. Private parking. No smoking.Set on a hillside in the beautiful Eden Valley this lovely stone holiday cottage enjoys peace and privacy with panoramic views of the Pennines and Lakeland fells. Standing opposite the owners’ home it has been tastefully converted from a former coach house. Retaining much of its original character it is situated in a cobbled courtyard with the original restored well. All around are beautiful walks with Cross Fell only a morning’s stroll away. Fishing is available on Blencarn Lake and River Eden. Tour the Yorkshire Dales the Lake District and Border Country with Lake Ullswater only half an hour’s drive. The market town of Penrith with its castle ruins nearby. The cottage itself is set in the sleepy village of Ousby surrounded by countryside and home to a village pub open Thursday-Monday. Shop 3 miles pub 150 yards." https://img.chooseacottage.co.uk/Property/612/840/612954.jpg NC16

    Smittergill reviews collected by Reevoo

    8.1 out of 10 – based on 8 reviews

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    out of 10

    Cosy cottage had everything we needed, owner very friendly, ideal base for getting around. The Fox Inn served great food and very friendly people



    out of 10

    Such a lovely place. We booked last minute for a New Years getaway. We arrived and it looked beautiful with a little Christmas’s tree in the lounge all lit up. There was also homemade scones, chocolates and a bottle of fizz for us! Location good for access to the lakes. Really close to lacys caves and Long meg. Very peaceful that time of year.



    out of 10

    This is the nicest cottages we’ve stayed in since we started using cottages.com! It’s set in a beautiful quadrangle of an old coaching inn with a real late mediaeval well! Beautiful countryside and a garden that is visited by many bird types a red squirrels! Inside, the cottage is warm and comfortable, nicely furnished with plenty of room. Would I recommend this place? Your absolutely dead right I would!



    out of 10

    We were less than impressed I am afraid the cottage is rather tired and could do with quite a lot of attention paying to it. Shame as it could be lovely.



    out of 10

    A lovely cottage in a great location. Only on a short break, so would love to return to see more of this lovely area. Dogs very welcome and plenty of good walks in this area.



    out of 10

    Had to buy a kettle as the one provided was full of limescale. The toaster was dirty and wouldn't use. The rings on the cooker were not clean and the cooker overall was not operational. General cleanliness not up to a good standard. Not told beforehand that amenities highlighted on the website were closed in certain months. If we had not taken provisions would have been caught very short. Television was a portable and while this may not be an issue for some in October with no local amenities this was a necessity. Bed linen and towels need to be looked at as very tired.



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