Fountain Cottage - Self catering holiday cottage in Dentdale, Cumbria, Yorkshire, The Yorkshire Dales, England - Sleeps 4
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.
- Near Pub/Restaurant
- Internet Access
- Golf Facilities Nearby
- Washing Machine
- CD Player
Fountain Cottage is an early 18th Century holiday cottage that has all the facilities you need for a comfortable and cosy holiday.
- Fully fitted kitchen/dining room on the ground floor.
- Sitting room with additional convector heater, television, video and radio/cassette/CD player.
- Shower room and separate WC on the first floor.
- Two first floor bedrooms - one with double bed and the other with two single beds (one 2'6'').
Additional information: Linen, heating and electricity are included within the price. Towels can be provided at an additional charge. Parking available nearby. No Smoking. Cot available - please bring bedding for cot. Wi-Fi internet access.
Low Season from £279
Mid Season from £345
High Season from £385
Peak Season £385
Changeover Day: Saturday
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Sleeps 4 people in 2 bedrooms (1 Double, 1 Twin)
Owner: Managed By Peter Rushton click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.
Fountain Cottage joined Independent Cottages in Aug 2010
Last Minute / Late Availability OffersTue, 28 May 2013 for 4 nights - £249
5 nights £279. 00 or 11 nights £488.00Sat, 1 Jun 2013 for 7 nights - £272
14 nights £548.00Sat, 8 Jun 2013 for 7 nights - £292
13 nights £565.00Sat, 15 Jun 2013 for 6 nights - £275