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Eribel Cottage

Threlkeld, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 972578)

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  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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  • Jane

    “Ideal location with wonderful views and walks from the door.”

    Cottage was light and airy and very comfortable.

    Cottage was light and airy and very comfortable.

    - Jane, March 2022

The property

Eribel is a luxurious Cumbrian cottage, ideally suited to families who are looking for a quiet yet central base from which to explore the northern Lakes.

The walking, sightseeing and exploring opportunities are endless and with easy access to Keswick. Four miles east of Keswick beneath the popular mountain Blencathra sits the pretty Lakeland village of Threlkeld.

Many of the characterful cottages and buildings still reflect the historic mining villages culture including the village pub which dates back to 1688 and currently serves locally produced ales and home cooked food.

There are many Lakeland walks in and surrounding the village including Blencathra, the Cumbrian Way, the old railway footpath and Castlerigg Stone Circle.

Threlkeld is an idyllic base whether your interests are walking, cycling, sightseeing or relaxation there is something here for everyone.

Eribel Cottage is approx. 1 mile from Keswick Golf Club. Eribel Cottage has been thoughtfully designed and tastefully decorated and furnished with meticulous attention to detail and now provides a luxurious home from home Lake District holiday cottage which the owners welcome you to share.

This traditional semi-detached cottage is nestled into the foot of Blencathra and has fabulous views to the Helvellyn range making it the ideal retreat for your Cumbrian cottage holiday at any time of year. The cottage has oil fired under floor heating and comprises: Luxurious lounge with oak flooring, bi-folding doors to the front and French doors to the side frame the view of the stunning scenery which surrounds the cottage and also give access from the lounge to the garden, wall mounted TV with access to Netflix and a selection of books and maps. Dining/kitchen with breakfast bar and stools, electric oven and ceramic hob, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, microwave and a selection of board games, childrens toys and USB charging sockets. Shower room with tiled walls and floors, shower cubicle, WC, hand basin, heated towel rail and heated mirror with touch sensitive lighting and shaver point. Utility room with washer/dryer, sink, boot racks and hanging space for outdoor clothing. First floor: Master bedroom with super king size bed dressed with crisp co-ordinated linen please note this bed can be converted to twin beds (if required please request twin beds when booking). Dual aspect king size bedroom with co-ordinated linens. Single bedroom. Fully tiled family bathroom with shower over bath, WC, hand basin, heated towel rail and heated mirror with touch sensitive lighting and shaver point. All electric, oil, bed linen and towels included. Travel Cot and highchair available. Private off road parking for 3 cars. Outside patio to the front with seating area and to the rear patio and lawned garden. Free Wi-Fi available. Approx. 1 mile from Keswick Golf Club.


  • Three bedrooms: 1 x master double room with a king-size bed; 1 king-sized dual aspect room; 1 x single
  • Bathroom with shower over bath, WC and basin, shaver point, heated mirror and heated towel rail
  • Kitchen with dining area
  • Sitting room with lovely French windows to the garden
  • Utility/drying room with washing machine and space for clothes and boots
  • Ground floor wet room, with shower cubicle and WC, heated towel rail and mirror with shaver point.
  • Oil fired under floor heating
  • Electric oven with ceramic hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, USB charging sockets, and a selection of children’s toys and board games
  • Washing machine in utility room
  • TV with Netflix and a selection of maps and books
  • Electricity and oil inc. in rent
  • Wifi
  • Bed linen and towels included in rent, cot and highchair available
  • Off road private parking for 3 cars, private garden with patio and garden furniture, 2 well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Pub within walking distance
  • Note: Max 5 adults.

About the location


Bassenthwaite 7 miles, Ullswater 16.6 miles; Cockermouth 13 miles.

The popular town of Keswick is the holiday centre of the North of the Lake District and has plenty to offer the visitor at any time of year. The town boasts numerous shops and restaurants to suit all tastes, as well as offering miniature golf, excellent parks, the famous Theatre by the Lake, a charming cinema, the Pencil Museum, a climbing wall, fishing and great mountain biking opportunities, whilst the beautiful lake of Derwentwater at the head of the stunning Borrowdale Valley is only a few minutes walk from the town centre. Nearby, between Braithwaite and Buttermere is the beautiful Newlands Valley, while picturesque Bassenthwaite Lake is well worth a visit. From a gentle countryside ramble to a challenging hike up Skiddaw or the famous Catbells, there really is something for everyone. Visit Castlerigg Stone Circle, the Jennings Brewery and Mirehouse, a grand house and gardens on the shores of the Bassenthwaite Lake, or take a fabulous boat trip around Derwentwater. With plenty of attractions for the kids, lovely parks and the nearby Lake District Wildlife Park this is a great Lakeland destination whatever the time of year.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Christmas