Lodge | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed

Welcome to our luxury self-catering holiday lodge, located at Hillcroft Park a small, friendly site just a ten minute walk from the village of Pooley Bridge and Ullswater.

Pooley Bridge lies at the northern end of Ullswater in England's largest national park, the Lake District. This beautiful village is popular with visitors as it has a few shops and pubs and is easily accessible by car from the M6. You can hop on the Ullswater Steamer to Glenridding or Howtown for a car-free day or just to Howtown and walk back through the fells.

Ullswater being located in the Lake District national park provides the ideal place for holiday destinations; it sits among the finest fells in Lakeland. The lake is the second largest in England and offers a huge range of water sport activities including sailing, canoeing, fishing and more. Whilst the surrounding fells are set out at your doorstep to enjoy at your leisure on foot or by bike, whichever is your mode of transport, there are plenty of opportunities to explore.

Westway Lodge is set on Hillcroft Park which is beautifully landscaped with stunning views over Ullswater and the surrounding fells. The park has a shop, launderette, children's play park, and Wi-Fi is available. Our holiday lodge is equipped to a high standard, and being well insulated it is warm and cosy even in mid-winter. The vaulted ceilings throughout give a feeling of space.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest railway: Penrith 8 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Climbing frame, Swing set
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Our 2 bedroom lodge was built in 2010 and is equipped to the very highest of standards. It enjoys a beautiful view over open countryside to Ullswater and is no more than a short walk from Pooley Bridge.

The accommodation comprises:

Comfortable lounge with patio doors opening to the decking area facing the lake.

Master bedroom with its en-suite shower room ensures privacy for those lazy mornings.

Further twin bedroom offers accommodation for family breaks

Own parking space

We provide all bed linen, duvets, towels and tea-towels and the beds will be made up ready for your arrival.

Our lodge is a no smoking lodge.

If you need a cot we can arrange for one to be provided without additional charge. Please advise us of your requirements at the time of booking

Sorry, we cannot accept pets.

Further details outdoors

Bicycles and boats can be hired from Pooley Bridge.

Enclosed play park on site.

The Cumbria/Lake District

The Lake District is England's largest national park and contains the highest peaks and largest lakes in the land. Ullswater is the most easily accessible and is often said to be the most beautiful with Helvellyn as the backdrop.

Cool, Clear lakes, tarns and rivers, ancient woodlands, a diverse landscape and a wealth of wildlife. There are many opportunities to enjoy the outdoor activities or savour the peace and tranquility.


Pooley Bridge is a small village positioned at the northern most end of Ullswater, which coincidentally is the most easiest accessible point of the English lakes and yet at the same time is a refuge of tranquility.

From the village, you can walk, cycle or even boat to many of the beautiful vistas surrounding the lake, Howton, Place Fell, Glenridding, Patterdale, Aira Force to mention just a few. Beyond that are the possibilities to hike Helvellyn and the surrounding peaks, or why not visit the Rheged Centre a fascinating place to learn more about the area while the kids play and learn too. There are numerous establishments to enjoy the local hospitality and cullinary delights that never fail to disappoint. We look forward to hearing from you.