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Pond View Lodge - Beautiful Lodge Overlooking Pond Sleeps 6

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Lodge in Greystoke, Nr. Penrith, Cumbria, England - Peaceful Location Only 4 Miles From Nearest Village Pub/Post Office Shop

This is a beautiful luxury lodge with decking overlooking a beautiful pond. It is in a secluded rural retreat on the edge of the Lake District National Park with the most splendid views, ideal for walking and cycling. On the decking it includes garden furniture as well as 2 lawn areas. The accommodation is for 6 people + cot it has a fully fitted kitchen with dining area and lounge. It is a very light dining/lounge area with two double doors opening on the decking.


Owner
Sarah Tillotson
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
22 November, 2017

About Sarah Tillotson

We are a couple who live in Marsden, Near Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. We have 3 children 19, 15 and 6 years old. It is lovely to all get some quiet time together and enjoy the area. We have very busy lives so the lodge is just the perfect getaway.

Sarah Tillotson purchased this cabin in 2011

Why Sarah Tillotson chose Penrith

We went to look at the land in January 2011 and didn't know what to expect but we just fell in love with it. The lodge was completed in autumn 2011 and we spent Christmas and new year there with our children, parents and other family members staying in near by lodges it was wonderful. It is the perfect location for some quiet and peaceful time. You are only 4 miles from Greystoke village with a lovely pub and local shop and only 10 mins drive from centre of Penrith and 20-25 mins away from Keswick giving you the perfect location for your perfect holiday.

What makes this cabin unique

Whilst staying at Pond View Lodge you can enjoy various activity's such as walking through Greystoke forest or cycling enjoying the wonderful scenery. The lodge is only 4 miles from the nearest village with a lovely village pub and shop/post office. Penrith is 10 minutes and Keswick only 20-25 minutes away by car. You will find all what you would require for the perfect holiday in these towns including leisure facilities which in Keswick the swimming baths has a great slide for you and the kids. Whilst enjoying all of this you could just sit and relax on the decking overlooking the lovely dukes pond.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Fantastic Lodge that you should be very proud of great holiday" Scott 2012
Jan 2013
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Location

Distances:

The local village is just 4 miles away, Penrith town which includes all major supermarkets, restaurants shops takeaway is only 10 minutes by car away and Keswick is only 20-25 Minutes away and the Historic City of Carlisle is only 45 minutes away by car.

Further Details:

There are many attractions nearby that would be of great interest these include, World of Beatrix Potter, Lakes Aquarium, South Lakes Wild Animal Park, Brougham castle in Penrith, Ullswater Steamers and all other Lake Cruises

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Penrith in Eden District

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
General:
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with shower wc, bathroom with bath/shower over, wc
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) + Cot Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, Bedroom 2 with twin beds, Bedroom 3 with bunk beds
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Please note unfortunately we do not accept pets Outside: There are two lawned gardens with wonderful decking with garden furniture Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen and towels are provided these are cleaned and changed before each let. T-towels dish cloth, dishwasher tablets and washing up liquid and a small tea/coffee and sugar will be left for arrival. All fuel is included.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Pond View Lodge - Beautiful Lodge Overlooking Pond Sleeps 6
average rating of 4.818182 based on 45 reviews
5

Wonderful Weekend in the perfect place.

  • 5 of 5

A wonderful place to enjoy peace and tranquility, very important for my family and I this week. The lodge is perfect, very comfortable and extremely well-equipped. It has a lovely feel about it... very relaxing day and night. Set right by the pond, it was beautiful to look out on....even saw the famous red squirrels running around several times each day. I would love to be here during the warmer months when I can enjoy sitting out on the deck with a meal or chilling with a good book!

The facilities here are outstanding and I will definitely be booking to stay here again in the future. Thank you so much.

Debbie Patman ( booked by Mrs A Clayburn)

  • Review Submitted: 19-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review, yes you must try again in warmer weather we also feel like it is home from home Sarah
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liverpool
5

Great location. private and well thought out lodge, everything you need.

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at the Lodge for 3 days supporting a gentleman 1-1.. The Lodge has everything you need, very much a home from home feel about the place.. Nice and private and secluded. Owners have the Lodge kept at a high standard with good fixtures and fittings, the washing machine and dishwasher were a godsend.. Will book again very soon.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

A lovely 3 night's break

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful time despite the fact that the weather wasn't good.The lodge is superb with everything you could wish for provided. It turned chilly at night but once I found the controls the lodge heated up quickly.

It's a great place to relax and recharge your batteries and we enjoyed good lunches at The Sun at Red Dial and the Stonebridge near Penrith.

I would book again.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Lovely property with everything you would need for your stay.

  • 4 of 5

Really lovely and homely property. Very spacious and modern. We chose this property for disabled access and was very easy to move around inside. Private parking space was also very useful.

Got to see a couple of red squirrels and had rabbits eating grass on front lawn. Lots to do in surrounding areas, pictures don't do the area justice.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to review my property glad you enjoyed Sarah
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5

Wonderful lodge

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at pond view for 3 nights with our 3 children & we all loved it, the lodge was immaculate & had everything we needed..the location was beautiful and the children loved spotting the wildlife..we saw lots of red squirrels and rabbits! It's is out of the way, but we spent the days out exploring the lakes and came back for the evenings sat on the decking relaxing, this is a very special place and we will definitely return.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review makes me very happy when people love it as much as we do and get the enjoyment from the lodge as we do hope you will be back Thank you Sarah
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Sunderland, tyne and wear
4

Beautiful quiet site in lovely area.

  • 4 of 5

Entrance easy to miss but once you have found it it is in a lovely spot.

Lodge really good, well decorated and has every thing you need for your stay. Only draw back is nothing for children to do, not enough ground for football ect.

Ideal for adults.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to review we do have a 6 year old and he just loves it our teenage son did love it up to last year he is now 16 and just not cool to go anymore but the children have enjoyed and still do the surrounding area and especially the forest thank you Sarah
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Penrith, Cumbria & Lake District National Park

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 2
21 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£195
for 3 nights
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£65
£455
 
 
Rate 2
1 Dec 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£195
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£65
£455
 
 
Rate 3
23 Dec 2017 - 8 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£180
for 3 nights
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£60
£630
 
 
Rate 4
9 Feb 2018 - 25 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
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£75
£525
 
 
Nightly Rate
26 Feb 2018 - 22 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£180
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£60
£525
 
 
Rate 5
23 Mar 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£270
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£90
£630
 
 
Rate 6
16 Apr 2018 - 24 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£210
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£70
£490
 
 
Rate 7
25 May 2018 - 3 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£270
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£90
£630
 
 
Nightly Rate
4 Jun 2018 - 12 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
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£75
£525
 
 
Rate 7
13 Jul 2018 - 9 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£330
for 3 nights
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£110
£770
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
We would require a £100 deposit payable upon booking the lodge with the balance being paid 8 weeks before arrival. If you book the Lodge within 8 weeks of arrival this will need to be paid in full. If you were to cancel your holiday within one month of your holiday then full refund would be paid without deposit. You can transfer your deposit to another date if you wish or refund of deposit would be sent if the lodge was to get re-booked.

Changeover Day:
Minimum stay at lodge is 3 days
Arrive after 3pm
Depart 11am

Notes on prices:
Please email for 3 night stay prices

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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