Molly Cottage sits by one of the main walking routes up England's third highest mountain, Helvellyn. It offers groups and families of five excellent accommodation in a superb location. The unique rooftop balcony the ideal spot for enjoying the panoramic views of the village, fells and lake. It also comes with free entry into the swimming pool of the local hotel. The other extras such as a welcome pack, full internet access and a gas BBQ all add to the popularity of this holiday home. The local pub is a mere 200 yards away and the lake is just five minutes away. This cottage is great for eager walkers and outdoor enthusiasts looking to explore the northern Lakes
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Penrith|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Further details indoors|
Master Bedroom: With king size bed. Second Bedroom: With small single bed Bathroom: With shower over bath, WC and washbasin
Lounge: With colour TV, DVD, CD, radio and gas fire. Dining/Kitchen: With electric oven and hob, washing machine, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and microwave.
All fuel and bed linen provided. Broadband internet access. Telephone in property. Cot and highchair available.
The Lake District conjures up images of magnificent mountains and shimmering lakes and that is exactly what visitors find here. In fact the whole county of Cumbria is home to some of Britain's most beautiful scenery. This region has been a favourite all year round holiday destination for years and apart from its natural beauty it's also packed with lots of attractions and activities that cater for every kind of holidaymaker, from family holidays to romantic breaks for couples and from those who are looking for lots of activities and sports to those that prefer more gentle country pursuits. The Lake District National Park lies at the heart of Cumbria and contains well known and much loved holiday destinations such as Windermere, Bowness, Ambleside, Coniston and Grasmere, here there are lots of charming Lakeland villages to discover and visitor attractions for all the family. The northern and western lakes have miles of untouched natural rugged beauty and rural villages as well as being home to the historic northern lakes town of Keswick with its many shops, pubs and restaurants; providing a great holiday base. Other areas to discover include the Eden Valley, Cartmel peninsula, south east Cumbria and the Carlisle and Hadrian's Wall area; all equally beautiful and very handy for day trips into the lakes.
Glenridding is a small village on the southern edge of Ullswater. It is extremely popular with keen mountain walkers because of its proximity to England's third highest mountain, Helvellyn and its challenging route across Striding Edge. Activities on Ullswater also attract those seeking an action packed holiday with sailing, canoeing and rafting all proving popular. A trip on the Ullswater Steamer is an ideal way to get around the lakes other popular villages including Pooley Bridge and Howtown. Glenridding is well positioned to visit both the northern and southern lakes. The Kirkstone Pass provides access to Ambleside and Windemere, or head in the opposite direction to visit the popular market town of Keswick.