Millcroft is a traditional stone terrace cottage in the heart of Glenridding with a delightful cottage style garden surrounded by breathtaking scenery.
The unspoiled and tranquil village of Glenridding on the southern tip of Ullswater is set in beautiful countryside and framed by the spectacular Lakeland Hills. The village is much quieter than the bustling central areas of the Lake District yet has a good range of restaurants, shops, pub's and cafe's. The shores of Ullswater are a just short stroll away. Ullswater Steamers offer a relaxing steam cruise around the lake or simply hire your own boat for a great way to cruise the lake at your own pace. For the more energetic you can disembark the Ullswater Steamers at Pooley Bridge, Aira Force and Howtown and walk back to the village along the shores or on higher ground via Place Fell. Stunning views of Ullswater can be admired from the peak of Helvellyn and Striding Edge.
Millcroft is a traditionally built Lakeland cottage full of charm and character which includes original beamed ceilings and open fire both helping create a relaxing ambience. A warm welcoming and homely holiday cottage awaits you. Walkers will love the location, families will love the relaxation and couples will love the peace and tranquillity.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin (zip/link, can be super king-size on request). Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Sitting room with open fire. Kitchen with dining area.
GLENRIDDING Pooley Bridge 8 miles; Windermere 12 miles; Penrith 12.5 miles Glenridding is a wonderful lakeside village, hugging the southern edge of Ullswater in the wondrous Lake District National Park. It offers the essentials of a convenience store, a café and a selection of characterful pubs. Some of the pubs overlook the picturesque Ullswater lake where you can try your hand at some exhilarating outdoor pursuits, or perhaps take a soothing cruise on one of the Ullswater Steamers. The area is popular with mountain walkers as there are seemingly endless opportunities nearby, above the village sits the Greenside Mine, this 18th century lead mine is the reason for the maintaining of the village's economy. There is much to do close by, with the wonderful twin towns of Bowness and Windermere just over 12 miles away, offering something to suit every age, taste and ability. Come to this wonderful Lake District village for a fun-packed holiday with your family and friends.
This property offers the following short breaks: