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Coachman's Country Cottage

Melmerby, Penrith, Cumbria, England

Romantic retreat for 2 in a characterful unique cottage with hot tub near Penrith. Add 2 more guests in the shepherd's hut in the garden for short breaks only.

Romantic cottage with hot tub and beautiful views offers a rural retreat for 2 people in the friendly village of Melmerby, near Penrith. Two extra guests can be added in the shepherd's hut in the garden - over 12's only! (The Shepherd's Hut is not rented separately.)

This characterful cottage has many wonderful features inside including wooden beams and high vaulted ceilings. There is a spacious open plan living area with lounge that features an original stone fireplace which leads onto the garden room, the perfect place for enjoying the views with your morning cuppa. The kitchen is contemporary in style with all mod cons and a unique feature stone wall. The bedroom sets the romantic mood with a brass double bed, French armoire and mood lighting whilst its en-suite features a delightful slipper bath and gorgeous floor tiles.

Outside the cottage there is a delightful cobbled courtyard where you can sit and plan your day before sinking into the bubbles of your private hot tub - true bliss! If you wish to bring guests, then there is a wonderful shepherd's hut in the garden of the cottage that can be booked as well. 

Locally you can enjoy hiking to Lacy's Caves or visit the many attractions that surround Penrith, including Penrith Castle and Brougham Castle. There is also a private swimming pool just a 2 minute walk away where you can book an hour session. The owners of the cottage also offer llama trekking, a unique chance to bond with these gentle creatures and a chance to hire the BBQ Cabin...choices, choices! 

Alternatively stay on site and book a Divine Intervention Spa session. This is priced at £125 per person and includes exclusive spa use for up to 4 hours with fresh coffee, 2 hours use of sauna and hot tub, shower facility, dressing gowns and slippers, 30 minute back, neck and shoulder massage OR hand and full leg massage. Add to this the use of the beautiful Orangery room for relaxation, home make cakes and afternoon tea. Additional treatments are available at a cost including reflexology, hot stones, Indian head massage and gel nails + manicure. 

Children over 12 only. No Pets. 

The cottage is spacious and sleeps 2. To add the shepherd's hut for 2 additional adults or children over 12 there is an extra charge of £75 per night.

Monday arrivals for 4/7 nights and Friday arrivals for 3/7 nights.


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Room Types

Double Ensuite

Nearest Airport/s