Got a big birthday coming up in the family? Get the WHOLE family together this May half term at Valley View in the Lake District. Pet friendly heaven!
Sleeping 22 guests in 10 bedrooms and with a HOT TUB and GAMES ROOM it’s the perfect pad to make memories!
7 nights from Fri 2nd June : Was £4935 NOW £4472
Valley View: A Serene Haven in the Heart of Lake District
The Lake District is one of the most picturesque locations in the UK, attracting tourists from across the globe with its idyllic landscapes, charming villages, and shimmering lakes. Amidst this beauty lies the St. Helen’s Farm, a tranquil oasis that boasts of the stunning Valley View cottage.
Location and Accessibility
Valley View is situated in the heart of the Lake District, in the quaint village of Bouth. It’s an ideal base for exploring the surrounding countryside. The nearest town, Ulverston, is a short 15-minute drive away, where guests can find an array of restaurants, shops, and cafes. The cottage is also within easy reach of popular attractions like Lake Windermere, Coniston Water, and Grizedale Forest Park.
The cottage is easily accessible by car, with ample parking space available for guests. For those traveling by public transport, the closest train station is in Ulverston, and there are regular bus services that operate from there to Bouth. Guests can also opt for a taxi service from the station to the cottage.
Valley View is a beautifully restored 19th-century farmhouse that has been refurbished to the highest standards. The cottage boasts of three spacious bedrooms that can accommodate up to six guests, making it ideal for families, couples, or a group of friends. The master bedroom features a king-size bed, while the other two bedrooms have twin beds, all of which are adorned with high-quality linens and fluffy pillows. The bedrooms are also equipped with ample storage space, making it convenient for guests to unpack and settle in.
The cottage’s living area is tastefully decorated with a mix of traditional and contemporary furnishings, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere. The living room features comfortable sofas, an open fireplace, and a Smart TV, making it a perfect place to unwind after a long day of exploring. The dining area is adjacent to the living room and can seat up to six guests. The cottage’s kitchen is fully equipped with modern appliances, including an oven, microwave, dishwasher, and a fridge-freezer, making it convenient for guests to prepare their meals.
Facilities and Amenities
Valley View boasts of a range of facilities and amenities that are designed to make guests’ stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. The cottage has a private garden that offers stunning views of the surrounding countryside, making it an ideal spot for guests to relax and soak up the tranquil atmosphere. The garden is equipped with outdoor furniture, including a table and chairs, making it perfect for al fresco dining or enjoying a glass of wine as the sun sets.
The cottage also has a range of entertainment options to keep guests entertained, including a Smart TV, a DVD player, and a selection of board games. For those who want to stay connected, the cottage has Wi-Fi, enabling guests to stay in touch with loved ones or catch up on work if required.
Activities and Attractions
The Lake District is renowned for its stunning natural beauty, and there is no shortage of activities to keep guests occupied. The cottage’s location makes it an ideal base for exploring the surrounding countryside, with a range of walking and cycling routes to choose from. Guests can explore the nearby Grizedale Forest Park, which offers a range of activities, including mountain biking, Segway tours, and treetop adventures.
For those looking for a more relaxed pace, Lake Windermere and Coniston Water offer a range of water-based activities, including boat tours, kayaking, and paddleboarding. Guests can also take a steamboat cruise on Lake Windermere, which offers stunning views of the surrounding mountains and forests.
For those interested in history and culture, the Lake District has plenty to offer. The nearby town of Ulverston is home to a range of museums and galleries, including the Laurel and Hardy Museum and the Ruskin Museum. Guests can also visit historic sites like Hill Top, the former home of Beatrix Potter, and Dove Cottage, the former home of William Wordsworth.
Food and Drink
The Lake District is renowned for its local produce, including Cumberland sausages, Cartmel sticky toffee pudding, and Kendal Mint Cake. The cottage’s location makes it easy for guests to sample some of the region’s finest food and drink. The nearby town of Ulverston has a range of restaurants, cafes, and pubs, serving everything from traditional pub fare to contemporary cuisine.
For those looking to cook at home, the cottage’s kitchen is fully equipped with modern appliances, making it convenient for guests to prepare their meals. Guests can also take advantage of the cottage’s outdoor barbecue, which is perfect for cooking up a feast in the garden on a warm summer evening.
Why we love Valley View for Pet Friendly Hols in the Lakes
Valley View is a luxurious retreat that offers guests the chance to unwind and reconnect with nature in one of the UK’s most stunning locations. The cottage’s location, facilities, and amenities make it an ideal base for exploring the Lake District’s natural beauty, while its comfortable and stylish interior provides a serene haven to return to at the end of the day. Whether guests are seeking adventure or relaxation, Valley View is the perfect choice for an unforgettable Lake District getaway this May half term.