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Ullswater Area

It bends and twists its way through dramatic mountain scenery...

A Boathouse by Ullswater

Ullswater from Helvellyn

Ullswater

Ullswater in summer

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Ullswater is the Lake District’s second largest lake at nine miles long. Located in the eastern side of Cumbria, it bends and twists its way through dramatic mountain scenery on one side and a gently curving shoreline of green fields and woodland on the other.

Boating centres and marinas nestle unobtrusively on the lake edge, perfect for the water sports enthusiasts, or visitors can relax and enjoy the scenery from one of the steamers that have sailed the lake since 1855.

Many of the Lake District’s many walks have their starting point from around Ullswater, including the renowned trek to Helvellyn’s summit via Striding Edge. Or for the less energetic there are many low-level walks through beautiful countryside.

Of note is Glenridding which sits on the south western shore and is surrounded by the fells with wonderful scenic views. Pooley Bridge on the northern shore, with its 16th Century Bridge, Lakeland greystone houses and quaint teashops and Patterdale just to the south of Ullswater, cradled by mountains.

The Bothy @ High House Farm

ref: 118217

Watermillock, Ullswater, Ullswater Area

4 StarsGold Award

Surrounded by open fields and with lovely views from the grounds, one mile from Ullswater.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Sycamore House Barn

ref: LO6

Askham, nr. Penrith, Ullswater Area

4 Stars

ExteriorThis delightful Grade II listed Cumbrian bank barn dates from 1770, and retains many features including exposed beams and stonework.
Sleeps2 - 4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms2Changeover daySaturday

Barton Hall Farm - Stable Cottage

ref: B6062

Pooley Bridge, Ullswater Area

4 Stars

ExteriorPrivate and rurally situated on a working farm at the northern tip of Lake Ullswater. Fantastic for walkers and watersport enthusiasts.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Nord Vue Barn

ref: 118209

Penruddock, Ullswater Area

4 StarsGold Award

Beautiful barn conversion for a cosy romantic retreat. Spacious living and mezzanine bedroom.
Sleeps2 - 3
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Rampsbeck Lodge

ref: E2116

Ullswater, Ullswater Area

4 Stars

Rampsbeck Lodge (shown right with patio doors).Romantic, lakeside retreat for couples, charming apartment with magnificent views over Lake Ullswater, gardens leading to lake shore and jetty.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Lilac Studio

ref: 118169

Newton Reigny, Ullswater Area

4 StarsGold Award

A spacious one bedroom cottage with underfloor heating situated in the peaceful village of Newton Reigny, with lovely views towards the Pennines from the master bedroom.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

The Library

ref: 26805

Watermillock-on-Ullswater, Penrith, Ullswater Area

4 Stars

ExteriorFantastic fittings and furnishings adorn this exclusive holiday home located in an idyllic spot with stunning views over Ullswater.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms2Changeover dayFriday

Sycamore Cottage

ref: 118179

Ellonby, Ullswater Area

3 Stars

A delightful little barn conversion situated in a tranquil area of Cumbria.
Sleeps2 - 3
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Stable Yard @ High House Farm

ref: 118216

Watermillock, Ullswater, Ullswater Area

4 StarsGold Award

Surrounded by open fields and with lovely views from the grounds, one mile from Ullswater.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

The Carriage House

ref: LE7

Watermillock-on-Ullswater, Ullswater Area

4 Stars

ExteriorSet amidst spectacular scenery, this property is in an exceptional location with unrivalled views over Ullswater and the surrounding fells.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Smithy Brow Cottage

ref: 118212

Newbiggin near Ullswater, Ullswater Area

4 Stars

Character cottage, with excellent modern facilities, in a peaceful rural village.
Sleeps2 - 4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

The Bothy

ref: 118224

Stainton, Ullswater Area

3 Stars

Cosy character cottage providing romantic retreat for couples, with cottage garden and pub close by.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Green Barn

ref: 118113

Little Mell Fell, Ullswater Area

3 Stars

Beautiful converted former barn with open views across the countryside.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

The Millbarn

ref: 80111

Askham, nr. Ullswater, Ullswater Area

4 Stars

A beautiful barn conversion set right by the river bank with tranquil views and lovely period features – the perfect retreat for two.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

The Barn

ref: 132169

Greystoke, Ullswater Area

5 Stars

ExteriorA converted sandstone barn with attractive and stylish decor just seven miles from Ullswater, the second largest lake in the Lake District.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

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