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Pond View Lodge - Beautiful Lodge Overlooking Pond Sleeps 6

Bedrooms 3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Lodge in Greystoke, Nr. Penrith, Cumbria, England - Peaceful Location Only 4 Miles From Nearest Village Pub/Post Office Shop

This is a beautiful luxury lodge with decking overlooking a beautiful pond. It is in a secluded rural retreat on the edge of the Lake District National Park with the most splendid views, ideal for walking and cycling. On the decking it includes garden furniture as well as 2 lawn areas. The accommodation is for 6 people + cot it has a fully fitted kitchen with dining area and lounge. It is a very light dining/lounge area with two double doors opening on the decking.

Sarah Tillotson
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
April 27, 2017

About Sarah Tillotson

We are a couple who live in Marsden, Near Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. We have 3 children 19, 15 and 6 years old. It is lovely to all get some quiet time together and enjoy the area. We have very busy lives so the lodge is just the perfect getaway.

Sarah Tillotson purchased this cabin in 2011

Why Sarah Tillotson chose Penrith, East Lakes & Eden Valley

We went to look at the land in January 2011 and didn't know what to expect but we just fell in love with it. The lodge was completed in autumn 2011 and we spent Christmas and new year there with our children, parents and other family members staying in near by lodges it was wonderful. It is the perfect location for some quiet and peaceful time. You are only 4 miles from Greystoke village with a lovely pub and local shop and only 10 mins drive from centre of Penrith and 20-25 mins away from Keswick giving you the perfect location for your perfect holiday.

What makes this cabin unique

Whilst staying at Pond View Lodge you can enjoy various activity's such as walking through Greystoke forest or cycling enjoying the wonderful scenery. The lodge is only 4 miles from the nearest village with a lovely village pub and shop/post office. Penrith is 10 minutes and Keswick only 20-25 minutes away by car. You will find all what you would require for the perfect holiday in these towns including leisure facilities which in Keswick the swimming baths has a great slide for you and the kids. Whilst enjoying all of this you could just sit and relax on the decking overlooking the lovely dukes pond.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Fantastic Lodge that you should be very proud of great holiday" Scott 2012
Jan 2013
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Penrith Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with shower wc, bathroom with bath/shower over, wc
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) + Cot Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, Bedroom 2 with twin beds, Bedroom 3 with bunk beds
  • DVD Player ...
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Notes on accommodation: Please note unfortunately we do not accept pets Outside: There are two lawned gardens with wonderful decking with garden furniture Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen and towels are provided these are cleaned and changed before each let. T-towels dish cloth, dishwasher tablets and washing up liquid and a small tea/coffee and sugar will be left for arrival. All fuel is included.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(32 traveler reviews)

Pond View Lodge - Beautiful Lodge Overlooking Pond Sleeps 6
average rating of 4.875 based on 33 reviews

Wonderful Weekend in the perfect place.

  • 5 of 5

A wonderful place to enjoy peace and tranquility, very important for my family and I this week. The lodge is perfect, very comfortable and extremely well-equipped. It has a lovely feel about it... very relaxing day and night. Set right by the pond, it was beautiful to look out on....even saw the famous red squirrels running around several times each day. I would love to be here during the warmer months when I can enjoy sitting out on the deck with a meal or chilling with a good book!

The facilities here are outstanding and I will definitely be booking to stay here again in the future. Thank you so much.

Debbie Patman ( booked by Mrs A Clayburn)

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review, yes you must try again in warmer weather we also feel like it is home from home Sarah
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Beautiful Lodge in an ideal location

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here at the beginning of April with the family and the place is excellent. The cabin itself is well maintained and modern and has everything that you need. Everything was very clean and the owner has lots of information about the area and places to visit. The area is very quiet and full of local wildlife, an ideal place to relax.

The location of the property is also brilliant. Just a short car journey to all of the beautiful places throughout the Lake District and only a short distance from the M6 and Penrith.

We will defiantly be returning in the future as the place is great.

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review Sarah
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Wonderful Stay

  • 5 of 5

The lodge was everything we would have asked it to be. Everything we needed was there with some things we didn't expect. The best thing we can say is that we hope to return but for longer.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a lovely review thank you sarah
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really lovely lodge, all the amenities needed, very clean and clear instructions

  • 5 of 5

Been in these lodges before but this was the largest with a great site over the pond and lovely decking, although too cold to use in February!

Had all the facilities we needed to enjoy our stay, clear instructions on how to use stuff but the cooker top was challenging, heating was very warm until we managed to find a level to suit us. Would definitely stay here again

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review, it can get very warm in the lodge glad you managed to sort it to suit you. Would be lovely to welcome you again Sarah
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Had a great time & have booked again

  • 5 of 5

A cozy place to stay with everything you need in a quiet part of the lake district. Having red squirrels visiting was amazing & can't wait to re-visit again this year

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review Regards Sarah
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Modern lodge in lovely area

  • 5 of 5

Although we stayed at the end of November the lodge was lovely and warm and equipped with all necessary appliances. Well maintained and looked after. Within easy reach of lake district and pennines.Would certainly recommend to others. One word of caution, though, if visitng in winter and the weather is icy watch out for the country roads. Even had a visit from a red squirrell.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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The local village is just 4 miles away, Penrith town which includes all major supermarkets, restaurants shops takeaway is only 10 minutes by car away and Keswick is only 20-25 Minutes away and the Historic City of Carlisle is only 45 minutes away by car.

Further Details:

There are many attractions nearby that would be of great interest these include, World of Beatrix Potter, Lakes Aquarium, South Lakes Wild Animal Park, Brougham castle in Penrith, Ullswater Steamers and all other Lake Cruises


Rates & Availability

Penrith Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Rate 5
Apr 25 2017 - May 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
Rate 6
May 27 2017 - Jun 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
Rate 7
Jun 5 2017 - Jul 14 2017
3 night minimum stay
Rate 8
Jul 15 2017 - Sep 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
Rate 9
Sep 2 2017 - Oct 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
Rate 1
Oct 21 2017 - Oct 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
Rate 2
Oct 28 2017 - Dec 22 2017
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
We would require a £100 deposit payable upon booking the lodge with the balance being paid 8 weeks before arrival. If you book the Lodge within 8 weeks of arrival this will need to be paid in full. If you were to cancel your holiday within one month of your holiday then full refund would be paid without deposit. You can transfer your deposit to another date if you wish or refund of deposit would be sent if the lodge was to get re-booked.

Changeover Day:
Minimum stay at lodge is 3 days
Arrive after 3pm
Depart 11am

Notes on prices:
Please email for 3 night stay prices

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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