Appleby-In-Westmorland 5 miles.
Dunfell Shepherd's Hut is a lovely, traditional shepherd's hut located in the little village of Knock near Appleby-In-Westmorland, Cumbria.
Dunfell Shepherd's Hut is a perfect base for a couple seeking a relaxing break away from it all, relishing a peaceful setting inside the Lake District National
After parking off-road, you'll be met with a lovely front yard with a fire pit, ideal for cuddling up in front of after a long day of exploration.
A charmingly isolated secret garden is just to the side of the home, where you may dine alfresco amidst nature.
Upon entry, be welcomed by the studio-style accommodation, where you can prepare delectable meals using the electric oven and hob, grill, and microwave, as well as a handmade ceramic sink to assist with chores, and then relax on the sofa while reminiscing about your day's excursions in front of the enticing electric woodburning stove.
Step inside the spacious walk-in shower with monsoon shower head and wash away the day before wrapping yourself in a warm towel from the heated towel rail.
When sleep calls , snuggle up in the plush double bed and dream away the day before another exciting day of touring the Lakes and Fells.
Explore the area, where the friendly Stagg Inn at Dufton, just a short drive away, serving delicious meals and regional ales, ideal for those evenings when you don't feel like cooking!
Head to Appleby-In-Westmorland for a greater range of amenities, including dining at the riverfront Kings Head and the Hare & Hounds, followed by a lovely walk along the River Eden or a visit to the Grade II* Listed St Anne's Hospital.
The great 18-hole Appleby golf course is close by and is the perfect place to put your swing to the test.
Penrith rests moments away, a lively town with an outstanding 14th-century castle, the Penrith and Eden Museum, a golf club, and the wildlife-rich Thacka Beck Nature Reserve.
Climb up Beacon Hill, host to the Penrith Beacon Monument, for some of the greatest views in the area, and take in the breathtaking scenery.
The historic sites of Brougham Castle, Yanwath Hall, and Mayburgh Henge are all located just outside of town.
The prestigious Dalemain Mansion & Historic Gardens, Ullswater with the National Trust site of Aira Force and a fantastic range of watersports, and the majestic peaks of Helvellyn and Fairfield can all be found in the Lake District Park.
Take your loved one to Dunfell Shepherd's Hut for a romantic getaway.