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Courtyard outside Beckside Cottage

Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Suitable for children over
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

Beckside Cottage is over 200 years old and combines old rustic charm with modern facilities, It is a ideal for a romantic break, walking/cycling holidays or a family holiday including the dog. A great country pub serving local food and the village shop including post office are all within a few minutes walking distance. A traditional village duck pond and watch out for sheep in the street.

Caldbeck is one of the most beautiful and peaceful of all the Lakeland villages and is ideally situated for exploring the Lake District, the Scottish Borders, the Eden Valley and the North Pennines. The surrounding area has so much to offer everyone, steeped in history, dating back to the 13th century, it has seen many changes over the centuries. Industries have come and gone. Many of the village buildings were built in the 17th Century and are now housing New Shops and Local Services catering for visitors and locals alike.

The area is one of the more remote and lesser known parts of the Lake District, but boasts some outstanding scenery and some of the best, less frequented walking in the whole of the Lake District.

Superb walking and cycling exists within easy reach of all the villages in the Northern Fells, catering for all levels. You can travel for miles and not see a soul - enjoy the peace & quiet and listen to the birds singing. This really is a great place to spend some time.

The Cumbria way, C2C (Coast to Coast) and the Reivers Route also pass through the village.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Nearest Amenities 200 m
Family friendly Suitable for children over 5
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden
Access Parking

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4 Sep 2014



A perfect cottage, decorated and furnished to a high standard. The owner met us on our arrival and made sure that we knew where everything was and how everything worked. The owner brought us a complimentary bottle of milk and some logs for the woodburner both of which were much appreciated. Highly recommended and I intend on returning.

15 Aug 2014


"Beautiful stay!"

Myself and my husband stayed here for two nights. When we were arrived we were met by the very friendly Nicky how took time to explain all we needed to know and give us a quick tour around the cottage. The cottage was beautiful, modern facilities were fitted around the cottage such as the kitchen but the charm of the cottage still remained throughout with the beams, windows and of course the lovely wood burner. It felt like a home from home and we did not want to leave, the surrounding village was breathtaking - postcard worthy. Everything we needed was in the cottage - a lovely extra was the tea, coffee, biscuits and salt and pepper that Nicky provided, not to forget the beautiful fresh flowers around the cottage. Overall we loved our stay and are dying to return!

Thanks Nicky!

Many thanks, you have wrote a lovely encouraging review, will be lovely to see you back again
best wishes
Ginger Cottages

4 Jul 2014


"Almost perfect...."

What can I say....this place is virtually my shangri la; ( sorry Penderff).
Everything was nearly perfect.
The villagers..fantastic.
The for early morning breakfast?
The cottage....almost perfect. Clean, tidy and very comfortable.
The only faults I can come up with are;fantastic kitchen but somewhat dark; LED lights please,( i like cooking) and lower the water temperature.
I really had to wrack my brains to come up with anything to fault this place.

Many thanks for your considered review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay. Thanks for pointing out that the water is very hot, I think I need to put it on a summer setting.
Best wishes
Ginger Cottages

30 Jun 2014


"Excellent get away, highly recommended."

We were greeted by the owner who is very friendly and full of all the right information. She took the time to show us round the extremely clean property and explain where everything was. All the rooms… More

Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay at Beckside Cottage, it would be lovely to see you again in Caldbeck. Best wishes Ginger Cottages.

30 Jun 2014


"Lovely cottage and great value"

We stayed in Beckside Cottage for 4 nights and had a great time. The cottage is beautifully decorated and well equipped, and was great value for the money. Nicky was very friendly and helpful. Caldwell village itself is charming and very quiet. Overall a very enjoyable few days!

Many thanks for taking the time to review my cottage, I am glad you enjoyed your stay.
Best wishes
Ginger Cottages

29 Jun 2014


"A relaxing stay in a beautiful cottage"

We were looking for somewhere to stay in the lake district for two nights with our youngest daughter while our eldest daughter was on holiday with her grandparents. We didn't want to spend too mu… More

Many thanks for taking time to post a review, I know that future guests read reviews so I am glad you enjoyed the cosy charm of Beckside Cottage, Best wishes Ginger Cottages.

16 Jun 2014


"great place to getaway from the hustle and bustle"

I we (couple and 2 dogs) stayed at Beckside cottage in June 2014 . We were greeted by Nicky when we arrived who was very helpful with all aspects of the cottage and gave suggestions for exploring the … More

Many thanks for taking time to post a review. Future guests find reviews very helpful when considering where to stay.
Kind regards
Ginger Cottages

30 May 2014


"Gem of a house - with attention to detail"

We were a family of 2 adults, 2 children (8 and 13) with dog and Nicky (the owner) met us on arrival and made us very welcome. She showed how everything worked from the woodburner (not used one before… More

Many thanks to you for taking time to post your review, I would be pleased to meet you all again. Also, many thanks for the helpful little note you left for me. Best wishes Nicky

14 Apr 2014


"Cosy cottage in quiet location"

We were welcomed by the very friendly Nicky, who took time to explain everything to us. The cottage was just as we had hoped - comfortable, very cosy with the wood burning stove roaring in the living room. The village of Caldbeck offers everything for a short stay - frindly pub, PO, local store, cafe and craft shops, all of which are fairtrade. There are pleasant walks from the doorstep and the big climbs of the northern lakes only a short ride away.

Highly recommended.

Very many thanks for taking the time to give a review which gives a lovely summary of Beckside and Caldbeck.
Best Wishes

1 Apr 2014


"Ideal getaway for a couple."

We loved staying here, due to an odd arrival time Nicky couldn't meet us but had left the keys in the easy to find village shop, along with some milk for a brew when we finally arrived! The cotta… More

Very many thanks for taking time to post a review of Beckside, I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay in Caldbeck
Best Wishes

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