Charming and characterful holiday home | The Old Bothy, Watermillock, near Ullswater
Living room | The Old Bothy, Watermillock, near Ullswater
Watermillock, near Ullswater

The Old Bothy

  • Sleeps up to 6
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Up to 0 pets allowed
Car parking on site
Enclosed Garden / Patio


out of 5

A lovely 1750’s Bothy combining charm and character with modern day facilities. Excellent views and Lakeside walks from the door.
Lower Ground Floor:
Utility Room: Washing Machine, Tumble Dryer
Sun Room: 50" Smart TV, Woodburner, Patio Doors Leading To Patio
Bedroom 1: Double (4ft 6in) Bed, Patio Doors Leading To Patio
Bedroom 2: 2 x Single (3ft) Beds Ensuite: Bath With Shower Over, Toilet
Bathroom: Slipper Bath, Walk-In Shower, Toilet
Ground Floor:
Living/dining room: Freeview TV, DVD Player, CD Player, Open Fire
Kitchen: Electric Oven, Gas Hob, Microwave, Fridge/Freezer, Dishwasher
First Floor:
Bedroom 3: 2 x Single (3ft) Beds
Oil central heating, electric underfloor heating (in bathrooms), gas, electricity, bed linen, towels, Wi-Fi and fuel for wood burner and open fire included. Travel cot and highchair. Enclosed lawned garden with patio and garden furniture. Private parking for 3 cars. No smoking.
The Old Bothy, circa 1750, is a traditional, semi-detached, stone built holiday home which stands in a tranquil, elevated position close to the shore of Ullswater. This charming cottage combines character with modern facilities and enjoys spectacular views to the Eastern Fells. Perfectly placed between the lakeside villages of Glenridding and Pooley Bridge guests will enjoy the varied outdoor activities close at hand amidst the most beautiful scenery.
A stunning drive over Kirkstone Pass connects Ullswater to Windermere. A perfect holiday retreat for touring the Lake District National Park. Shops 3 miles and pub 1 mile.


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    Customers' Choice 2024


Cot Available
Customers' Choice
Enclosed Garden or Patio
Garden or Patio
Highchair Available
Open Fire or Woodburner
Parking - On Site
Pub Within 1 Mile
Walk In Shower or Bath
Washing Machine
Woodburning Stove


Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 15:00
  • Depart before 10:00


  • No pets allowed

Car parking

  • On-site

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels


  • No smoking, please