Mallard Cottage

Ullswater, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 972348)

Sykes rating

  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

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  • Icon/Feature/Swimming Pool Swimming pool
  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/Games room Games Room
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi


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9 Customer Review(s)

  • Rosemary

    “Very good price and all you need.”

    would come again.

    would come again.

    - Rosemary, October 2021

The property

Complimentary leisure club with pool, gym and sauna, onsite facilities including restaurant and bar and Ullswater only minutes away make this Ullswater cottage an ideal family or group of friends getaway at any time of year. Situated in the foothills of Blencathra Fell, close to Greystoke, Whitbarrow Village provides a friendly atmosphere combined with quality accommodation.

The resort was originally converted from an 18th century Cumbrian Farm, the village has everything to entertain the whole family throughout your stay.

The outstanding leisure centre features a friendly bar and a la carte restaurant plus downstairs you will find a heated indoor swimming pool, children's splash pool, spa bath, sauna, steam room, gym and table tennis.

Within the village you will also find a crazy golf course, putting greens, giant outdoor draughts/chess board, children's adventure play area, laundry room and holistic therapy treatment centre.

This popular holiday village is only a few minute’s drive from Ullswater, one of the Lake Districts most romantic lakes.

The reception provides DVD rental, tourist information service and an internet station.

The historic town of Penrith is ten minutes away and Lake Windermere is less than half an hour's drive. The accommodation is a three bedroom modern cottage, being upside down style cottage and is centrally heated and comprises: First floor Lounge with TV, DVD player, and telephone . Kitchen fully equipped with oven and hob, microwave, fridge and dishwasher. Bathroom with hand held shower over bath, hand basin and WC. Ground floor Master double bedroom has an en-suite shower room with WC. Twin bedroom Bunk bedroom. All gas, electric, towels and bed linen included. Private parking for 1 car.

Complimentary on-site leisure facilities.


  • ‘Upside down’ style cottage
  • Three bedrooms on the ground floor: 1 x master double bedroom with en-suite shower and WC, 1 x twin room and 1 x bunkroom
  • On the first floor there is a lounge with entertainment systems, fully-equipped kitchen and bathroom with WC.
  • Lounge with TV, DVD player, hi-fi, telephone, Wi-Fi
  • Kitchen with oven, hob, microwave, fridge and dishwasher
  • Bathroom with hand held shower and WC
  • Master bedroom has en-suite with shower and WC
  • Private parking for 1 vehicle
  • Cot available
  • Fuel and power inc. rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent.

About the location


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:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas