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Scafell Cottage sleeps 10

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About Scafell Cottage sleeps 10

This captivating Lakeland retreat provides self catering accommodation for a family get-together or special occasion

Scafell Cottage is the largest of seven holiday cottages located on Bridge End Farm in the Lake District. It is a 500 year old historic cottage sleeping 10 and it's ideal for larger families or two families wishing to share. For such a spacious cottage is extremely homely and exudes charm and character. The cottages are located in the Eskdale Valley, a beautiful and tranquil corner of the Lake District. For families, there are innumerable activities and adventures, from taking a trip on the Eskdale and Ravenglass Narrow Gauge Steam Railway, mountain biking or rock climbing, to fishing or even jumping into the Whillan Beck or River Esk and it’s rock pools for a quick dip.

The cottage itself has an open plan living are and entrance with plenty of space for children to play and adults to sprawl out after a day out exploring the fells. The dining area can sit up to 16 and the kitchen leads out to our riverside paddock, in which you can relax with a BBQ or afternoon tea amongst the superb fell views. 

There are four bedrooms and three brand newly fitted bathrooms. Two bedrooms are double bedrooms with king size beds and en suite bathrooms, one is situated on the ground floor making it suitable for the elderly or those with limited mobility. Upstairs there is a triple and a twin bedroom up a separate staircase to the other double bedroom. We have taken care to tastefully preserve all the original features of the cottage, including the original oak beams and pink granite stone walls, whilst also ensuring all our guests experience every home from home comfort, such as full Sky TV, free WiFi and plenty of books, games and DVDs to choose from. 

Baby-Friendly and toddler friendly cottage

In order to help shorten your packing list, in additional to cots, highchairs and stairgates, the owners thoughtfully provide the following items:-

Baby bouncer seat, potty, child step, changing mat, baby sensor light, baby bath and toilet training seat as well as non slip bath mats and socket safety covers.

Location, Eskdale Valley, Lake District

Bridge End Farm is located in the heart of the Lake District National Park, in the peaceful and picturesque village of Boot in the Eskdale valley. There are numerous stunning walks from the doorstep, ranging from full day hikes up England's highest mountains to gentle strolls along rivers and through meadows. There are two family friendly village pubs within 200yds of the cottages, both of which serve excellent food and real ales. There is plenty to see and do nearby for all ages, you will be spoilt for choice! 

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