Dukes Pond is in a prime position overlooking the pond at Dukes Meadow. Perfectly based for exploring the northern Lakes and Eden Valley the development is a few minutes off the M6 with Ullswater a 10 minute drive and Keswick 30 minutes away, a trip over Kirkstone Pass will take you to Ambleside and Bowness on Windermere. This dog friendly lodge is ideal for a family holiday at any time of year.
Dukes Meadow is situated midway between Keswick and Penrith and within a short drive of Ullswater, the park has 30 pine clad lodges mostly utilised by the owners but with a small few being available as holiday accommodation. There is a small stream running through the centre of the park and each lodge has its own garden where birds and red squirrels can regularly be seen, private parking and views over the countryside towards the Lakeland fells. The location of the lodges means there are ample walking opportunities from the door, the neighbouring Greystoke Forest and the surrounding countryside are all easily accessible, whilst the Lakeland Fells are all within a short drive. The park is within easy access of the motorway.
Dukes Pond is furnished and equipped to cater for all your needs, and as the name suggests, overlooks the small pond, one of the best positions on the park. The secure gated decking ensures privacy and prevents your four legged friends escaping.
The lodge is heated by wall mounted electric radiators and comprises:
Lounge/dining room with combination TV/DVD player, bluetooth speakers and electric fire.
Kitchen with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine.
Double bedroom with wall mounted TV and integral DVD player and en-suite shower room with hand basin and WC.
Twin bedroom with wall mounted TV with integral DVD player.
Bathroom with shower over bath, hand basin and WC.
All electric, bed linen and towels included.
Cot and highchair available.
Decked verandah with seating and small gravelled garden area overlooking the pond with seating.
All ground floor: 1 x double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with sitting/dining and kitchen with electric fire.
GREYSTOKE Penrith 5 miles; Keswick 13 miles. This charming village has a number of 17th century cottages and is conveniently situated just 5 miles from Penrith. Set just on the outskirts of the Lake District National Park, only 5 miles from Ullswater and the numerous picturesque walks available make this a fabulous location for fans of the outdoors. Nearby, the popular town of Keswick is the holiday centre of the north of the Lake District and has plenty to offer, boasting numerous shops and restaurants to suit all tastes, as well as offering the Theatre on the Lake, a charming cinema, museum, indoor climbing wall and miniature golf. The area also steeped in history with a 10th century church in the village, lovely castle in Penrith and the stunning remains of Lowther Castle. Greystoke provides easy access to the spectacular Cumbrian countryside which can be explored by both car and on foot, and the southern Lakes, Eden Valley, Pennines Solway Coast and Hadrian's Wall all within close proximity, making this a great location with plenty to see and do.
This property offers the following short breaks: