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Tucked away down a private driveway encompassed by fresh sea air and pretty countryside lies Cottage in the Hill in Silecroft, Cumbria.
This charming annex is ideal for a romantic getaway or a luxurious break with a friend in one of the most picturesque areas of the country.
Offering a lovely hot tub, surrounded by a gorgeous drystone wall with fantastic views across open fields, this delightful property is a wonderful base for staying in or venturing out any time of year.
On arrival at the cottage, step down through the garden and into the stylish kitchen, fit with all the necessary appliances to assist with your self catering requirements, including an electric oven and hob and a handy dishwasher to help with the clean up.
Moving through the property, the living/dining room provides a space for you to catch up on the day's events over dinner at the dining table, before snuggling up to watch a film as the woodburning stove roars gently.
When the evening draws to a close, climb the stairs to the bedroom which hosts a plush super-king size bed with a zip/link feature ideal for two friends sharing.
From here, take advantage of the fabulous bathroom, home to a gorgeous roll-top bath, a walk-in shower, and a stunningly unique basin which really ties in with the charm of the dwelling, as well as a toasty heated towel rail and a WC.
Guests will benefit from the glorious outdoor space at this cottage; the garden is home to dining furniture so you can savour your morning coffee on the patio, as well as an enticing hot tub, perfect for soaking your muscles in after a long day of exploring the local area.
Take a break from cooking and head out to one of the local pub for dinner - The Miners Arms.
A scenic drive will take you to the village of Haverigg, where you will find a pretty rock and sand beach, as well as a selection of eateries so you can stop for a light bite.
Spend an afternoon strolling around the gardens of Muncaster Castle; the bountiful greenery and grand hall welcome visitors year round where you can also enjoy a light lunch in the café.
Enjoy a ride of the La'l Ratty where you coulld enjoy a stroll to Stanley Ghyll Force, a dramatic 60 foot waterfall with a deep and narrow gorge.
While you are discovering this wonderful area, be sure to take advantage of the Lake District National Park, with its abundance of walking and cycling routes and incomparable landscapes.
Whatever the weather, Cottage in the Hill makes for a fantastic holiday to Cumbria.