House | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
A charming 18th Century character property on the coast of the Western Lake District, just a minute's walk from the village green and 5 miles of safe, sandy/shingle beach in Allonby, a small seaside resort on the Solway Coast. This unique Allonby House is warm and comfortable, boasting a period, stylish dining room, separate lounge, a well equipped kitchen, and five lovely bedrooms, with a romantic four-poster in the main bedroom, plus a room with Queen size bed. Children will love the village adventure playground, petting animals at The Gincase, spending time in the coastal aquarium, and testing themselves at Clip and Climb. Adults can learn to kitesurf, ride horses, or take in some history at The Roman Museum.This Allonby house is full of character, and makes a great base from which to enjoy the wonderful walking and touring opportunities in this lovely and interesting area.This Allonby house offers breathtaking views of the sea and the distant mountains of southern Scotland from the front. Allonby is famed for beautiful sunsets. Two pubs, both serving food, including The Ship Inn where Charles Dickens once stayed, three cafes, a fish and chips take-away and village store are all a short stroll away from this Allonby house. With the northern Lakes and Mountains only 30 minutes by car, this Allonby house is an ideal holiday destination for friends and family alike.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Beach 20 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||20 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newcastle 50 km, Nearest railway: Maryport 8 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Further details indoors||
All gas and electric included in cost.
Rooms at the front have sea views
Four Poster Bed
|Further details outdoors||
Parking at front of property, plus free parking for extra vehicles, 1 minute walk
Enclosed rear yard with 6 Beach chairs
Swimming Pool, Sauna and Jacuzzi within a few minutes walk
To get your holiday off to a good start we provide you with a Bottle of wine on arrival
And if you bring your four-legged friends, treats for them too
The Cumbria/Lake District
There is so much to see in the stunning area of Cumbria and the Lake District there just aren't enough hours in the day! Spectacular scenery, lakes, mountains including the highest mountain in England: Scafell Pike, and a wonderful coastline, glorious in the summer and dramatic in the winter, this area makes a perfect year round retreat.
You can enjoy a relaxed stroll around the picturesque villages or Buttermere Lake. Climb or walk up mountains, including all Wainwrights. Immerse yourself in history by exploring the areas castles, stately Homes and museums. The young and the adventurous can let off steam with the huge variety of outdoor activities on offer, from gill scrambling, canoeing to horse riding. Or the more extreme sports of kitesurfing, there is something to suit all interests.
If you're feeling hungry, the region contains some first class eateries, from traditional tea shops to fine dining. Keswick and Cockermouth both boast a wealth of restaurants to suit every palette with ingredients sourced from local producers. Local fish dishes and Herdwick Lamb a specialty!
The popular seaside resort of Allonby, Cumbria's hidden gem, is situated on the coast of the Western Lake District. Over the bay are magnificent views of the Scottish Mountains, and to the rear, a backdrop of the Lake District fells. Allonby is a small, peaceful village renowned for its mild climate and its glorious sunsets. Boasting 5 miles of safe beaches, 2 golf courses nearby with one described as
being in the top 50 in Britain. The excellent Cumbria Coastal path and now the cycleway, runs right along the coastline. Plus it is one of the best bays for kitesurfing and windsurfing. Lots of choice for eating out with 2 pubs, 3 cafes and a fish and chip takeaway all in Allonby village. There is also a general store and off licence, plus homemade icecream to sample.With the attractions and beautiful landscapes of the Lake District National Park within easy touring distance. Allonby is a delightful holiday location.