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2 Oak Cottage

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from £46 /night

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Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome

This charming cottage is located in the village of Ravenstonedale. The Lake District and Yorkshire Dales are within easy driving distance, walking is from the doorstep (we are at the foot of the Howgills) and the village offers two pubs with restaurants, golf and tennis. Fishing (lake and river), riding and the famous Settle-Carlisle railways are nearby.

The cottage with its beamed ceilings and open fire offers the warmth and charm of a bygone era with modern comfort and conveniences. The sitting room is comfortably furnished and has an open fire for cosy nights in. The kitchen/diner has an electric cooker, fridge, dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, toaster, table and chairs and of course is equipped with crockery, glassware and utensils. Upstairs there is a double bedroom and a dressing room with shower/wc. Outside there is a patio table and chairs. Visitors have the use of a shared garden with lawn and views over the countryside. There is on-street parking outside on the village street and also private parking at the end of the garden. Please note there are beamed ceilings and narrow doorways in this cottage that people will need to take care with, and there are four steps up to the raised shared garden area.

Prices are inclusive of bedlinen, towels, toiletries,electric, initial supply of logs for the fire, WiFi. The central heating is electric and comes on morning and evening.

Dog welcome. Please note a dog is welcome on condition that they are not allowed upstairs, on the furniture, and especially the beds, nor left unattended in the accommodation. Owners must bring a dog bed for their pet. A charge of £15 per week or part week will be made. No other pets can be accepted.

Providing you stay for at least 2 nights, we are flexible as to what day you arrive and leave and how long you stay. Short break prices start from £222, for up to three nights for two people. this is to allow for cleaning, linen, regardless of the length of stay.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 500 m
Nearest travel links Nearest railway: Kirkby Stephen 11 km
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player
General Central heating, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Double beds (1), Dining seats for 3, Lounge seats for 3
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Shared garden
Access Parking

About this location

The Cumbria region


Clear water lakes, open fells, pictureque villages, pubs with character, impressive mountains peaceful valleys, the Lake District and Dales can supply them all. Visit the houses of Beatrix Potter and William Wordsworth, enjoy Windermere, Ulswater and Conniston Lakes with a cruise round the Lake or a trip on a steam driven train or yacht. Westmorland situated betwixt the famous Lake District, with its wealth of National Trust Properties, spectacular scenery and beautiful lakes,and the Yorkshire Dales, step back in time stone built villages, pubs of character, unspoilt dales.


The Area.

Ravenstonedale, said by Wainwright to probably be the prettiest village in Westmorland. The village has a small shop, 2 pubs within walking distance, a golf course, and tennis courts. There is river and trout fishing locally as well as horse riding facilities. Bicycles can be hired in Kirkby Stephen and the famous Settle to Carlisle railway is 4 miles away. Relax in this picture postcard village, walk down flower filled lanes, explore the Howgills, take vintage coach trips into the Dales or go for trips into the Lakes. The Town of Kirkby Stephen with its shops, cafes, restaurants and pubs is close by and Appleby-in-Westmorland, famous for its Horse Fair in June, is about 15 miles away. Walking can be enjoyed from the doorstep, along the lanes, up the Howgills or over Ravenstonedale Common. The local churches are of interest, the village church has an interesting Georgian interior and triple-decker pulpit and the church in Kirkby Stephen is known as the Cathedral of the Dales. Depending on the time of year enjoy local life from flower festivals, open garden days, music, and vintage vehicle rally.

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3 Sep 2014


"Nice Cottage, Good location"

We really enjoyed our stay here, the cottage was very nice, in a lovely little village and very close to plenty of beautiful scenery. Barbara and her husband were very friendly, and made us feel very … More

Thank you very much for your lovely comments. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again in the future. Thank you once again, we really appreciate your feedback.

2 Jul 2014


"Do NOT stay here if you like cleanliness and comfort."

We stayed here all of half an hour, on entering the cottage there is a musty damp smell, on inspecting the toilet (which was a cupboard) the cheap plastic toilet seat was dirty and smelled strongly of… More

We’re so sorry that you didn’t enjoy your holiday. We do say in the advert the cottage has low beams and narrow doorways and there are pictures of the interior and exterior of the cottage. The cottage is thoroughly cleaned and aired before guest’s arrival. You and your husband looked round the property before check-in. No complaints or issues raised in your review were made at check-in or before your departure from the property. Any complaints made about cleaning or smells would have been investigated promptly and resolved if we had been informed of your concerns. Instead you sent your complaints directly to Holiday Lettings and Cumbrian Tourism several days after leaving the cottage and your complaints were investigated by both organisations. There was no evidence to substantiate your complaints or evidence in the photos to suggest there was anything wrong with the property.

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    Calendar last updated:28 Mar 2015

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