Beckwell - Self catering holiday cottage in Dentdale, Cumbria, Yorkshire, The Yorkshire Dales, England - Sleeps 6+1
When you visit Dentdale you will find yourself emerged in stunning scenery, natural beauty, deep heritage and the culture of a Dales community that has over many years attracted painters, poets and musicians. Dentdale provides the perfect place to escape the pressures of everyday life but is also ideally situated within the Yorkshire Dales, on the edge of Cumbria, allowing easy access for exploring not only the Dales, but also Cumbria and its many attractions including the Lake District (approximately fifteen miles away).
Here you can relax and unwind amongst breath taking scenery, spend your days strolling through lush riverside pastures and beautiful meadows, or exploring the towns and hills in the nearby Dales and Lakes - every day escaping the crowds to return back to your own little corner of peace and tranquillity.
There are plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy in the area. Walking in Dentdale provides the opportunity to explore the local area and see the best of the beautiful countryside, which is rich in wildlife, flora and fauna. There are numerous footpaths to explore where you can follow the Heritage Trail through the beautiful wooded gully of Flintergill or enjoy a more leisurely stroll along the River Dee. Dentdale is also a good base for those who enjoy cycling with both on and off-road routes to cater for all energy levels. The Pennine and Yorkshire Dales Cycleways both pass through Dentdale and the quiet country lanes are ideal for a more relaxing ride.
The Settle-Carlisle Railway also passes through Dentdale and is one of the most wonderful railway journeys in the world, stopping at Dent Station which is Englands highest mainline station. You can take a train to Carlisle or Leeds for a great day out and and sit back and enjoy the spectacular views of the Yorkshire Dales and Pennines on your way.
Dent Village has a Heritage Centre which reveals the working lives of the dale's people since 16th Century and the Meditation Centre provides an ideal place for quiet contemplation. Three pubs and two cafes also provide places to enjoy a meal or refreshment.
With wonderful walking, spectacular scenery and so many places within easy each both within the Yorkshire Dales and Cumbria, you are sure to want to return time and time again to this peaceful paradise.
- Log Burner
- Near Pub/Restaurant
- Bike Storage
- Internet Access
- Golf Facilities Nearby
- Off-Road Parking
- Satellite/cable TV
- Washing Machine
- CD Player
- Kingsize Bed
- Accessible via Public Transport
- Ground floor striking open plan lounge with wood burning stove leading through to the dining area and kitchen.
- Two first floor bedrooms - one double and one double ensuite with king size bed.
- Recently fitted first floor modern bathroom.
- Stairs leading up to the second floor where there is an extremely versatile space providing a stunning open plan suite style master bedroom with king size bed and an additional living space with vaulted ceiling, large original windows plus a single fouton bed for an additional guest.
- Large basement which offers generous storage and utility space - this is access externally to the front of the cottage.
Additional information: One pet welcome. Whilst there is unrestricted parking in very close proximity to the property, guests also benefit from the use of a parking permit for a large car park less than 200 yards away from the cottage. Flexible changeover day offered.
Low Season from £415
Mid Season from £499
High Season from £595
Peak Season £695
Changeover Day: Friday
Cheque, Credit Card, Bank Transfer
Sleeps 6+1 people in 3 bedrooms (2 King size bedrooms, 1 Double + 1 living rm with single fouton)
Owner: Managed By Peter Rushton click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.
Beckwell joined Independent Cottages in Sep 2010
Last Minute / Late Availability OffersFri, 31 May 2013 for 3 nights - £319
14 nights £735.00Mon, 3 Jun 2013 for 7 nights - £379
14 nights £735.00Mon, 10 Jun 2013 for 7 nights - £379
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Reviews and Testimonials for Beckwell
Anyhow, we had a great time and we loved the village, area and especially the cottage! It is probably the best cottage we have stayed in and we have stayed in alot. I hope we left things all okay, any problems please let us know. The wine was well appreciated after the journey there!