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Room At The Top

Penrith, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 972599)

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    • “Clean, comfortable, modern...could have stayed to return!”
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    • “Excellent accommodation within easy walking into Penrith and for travelling to Lake District. Penrith is great wee historic market town with all you need there for self catering or eating out. Flat is modern and very comfortable in quiet residential location. Really hope to return some time.”

    Linda R, Stirling, United Kingdom, January 2017

    • “Perfect”
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    • “We stayed in this flat for five nights in October. It is compact but has everything that you could want for your stay. It is a very light space, comfortable and cosy. It is a short walk down the hill into the centre of Penrith. We loved our time here and would definitely recommend it.”

    Fionalaing60, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, October 2016

    • “Cozy modern apartment”
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    • “Very accessible to the shops and Penrith city center. Lovely decor and bright apartment! Spent a week there to see the Lake District and it was the ideal location for us.”

    A Holiday Lettings Verified Reviewer, September 2016

    • “Fantastic little place”
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    • “Just stayed here for 3 nights, a little gem, clean, central and welcoming! A great place for exploring the Lake District. Good location, only 5 minutes walk into town.”

    Kate P, Derby, United Kingdom, August 2016

    • “Perfect .....home from home”
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    • “Our daughter booked this break for us as a Christmas present. Didn't she do well?! A lovely peaceful location within easy travelling distance of many attractions. The apartment is sparkling clean and extremely well equipped. We would certainly like to stay here again.”

    LindaD0760, Goole, United Kingdom, February 2016

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    • “Room at the Top was perfect for us. Great location and had everything we needed. Won't hesitate to book again.”

    Mrs Butler, Irvine, August 2018

    • “Fantastic gem tucked away but close enough to Penrith town centre with the many restaurants, pubs etc. The accommodation was spotless as well as being very modern and up-to-date. ‘Loved the bath’. We would have absolutely no hesitation in booking here again or indeed recommending to our friends and family. Tracy & Lee Ramsay”

    Mrs Ramsay, Cupar, August 2018

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  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

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The Property

Room at the Top, is a contemporary modern apartment ideal for a romantic break at any time of year. Within a few minutes walk of the town centre with a wealth of amenities and the whole of Cumbria within an hours drive makes this an ideal base from which to explore. Penrith, known locally as the “Gateway to the Lakes” is the perfect base to explore Cumbria, just minutes off the M6 motorway mean south Lakeland can be easily reached and Cumbria’s capital city, Carlisle, is 20 minutes north. Take the A66 east to enjoy the unspoilt Eden Valley or west to Lake Ullswater and Keswick. The market town has many amenities with the ruins of the castle hiding a well kept park, there are many unique shops along with your more well known stores, several supermarkets, numerous restaurants and bars, a cinema and swimming pool/leisure centre. Room at the Top is a superbly appointed apartment above the owner’s garage in the grounds of their modern country house, in an elevated position, above the town centre which is a five minute walk with a wealth of amenities close at hand. With sloping ceilings and exposed oak beams, the contemporary accommodation is immaculately presented and is the perfect base for a romantic break at any time of the year. The gas centrally heated, luxury first floor apartment comprises:
Open plan lounge/kitchen/dining area with views to Beacon Edge, Smart HD TV with Wi-Fi. Kitchen including central granite island with breakfast bar and equipped with electric oven and hob, fridge, microwave, washer/dryer and dishwasher.

Double bedroom with wall mounted Smart HD TV.
Luxuriously appointed bathroom with quality Limestone tiles, freestanding bath, shower, hand basin and WC.
All gas, electric, bed linen and towels included.
Parking adjacent to the property and lawned garden area with seating enjoying a view to the local Beacon Hill Wood.


First-floor apartment, all on one level. One bedroom: double bedroom with wall-mounted Smart HD TV. Luxurious family bathroom with free standing bath, shower, hand basin and WC. Kitchen with island and breakfast bar. Lounge/dining area with TV.


  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge, microwave, washer/dryer, dishwasher
  • Smart HD TV
  • Wi-Fi
  • All gas and electric is included in the rent
  • Private parking is available adjacent to the property
  • There is a shared lawned garden area with views of Beacon Hill Wood
  • Town within walking distance.

Regional Information

PENRITH Keswick 17 miles; Carlisle 20 miles. The bustling market town of Penrith, once the capital of Cumbria, enjoys a central position between the Lake District and North Pennines and is ideally placed for taking in all that the region has to offer. Renowned for its wealth of specialist shops, the sandstone buildings of Penrith hide intriguing yards, lanes and alleyways, with a myriad of attractive cottages, gardens and little shops. With a wide choice of excellent pubs, hotels, restaurants and entertainment, Penrith also offers a museum, and Millennium Trails round the historic city streets. Within easy reach of the town is Rheged – an innovative visitor centre with shops, restaurants, exhibitions and a giant cinema screen showing educational and informative films. Brougham Castle (The Windsor of the North), Long Meg and her daughters (the 3rd largest stone circle in England) and the historic city of Carlisle are all a short drive away, as is the stunning scenery of both the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Off-season