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Duke Cottage

Ulverston (5 mls S), Lake District
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Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 3
4 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / wood burner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Beach within easy reach
Luxury
Romantic
Quirky
Rustic
Cinema Room
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Stunning location close to the coast, just a short distance to Walney Island
  • Quirky features throughout make this a unique, romantic retreat
  • Ideal location for exploring everything the North West has to offer
Property code: 82447

A beautiful cottage offering a cosy bolthole for a romantic retreat right near an array of beaches and walks, the perfect place for your holiday.

This delightful cottage for two is set in a quiet Furness village midway between Ulverston and Barrow. Providing cosy, quirky and friendly accommodation for a couple seeking a relaxing getaway, this attractive cottage is a fantastic retreat within easy reach of many of the peninsula’s most popular attractions. The cottage has been imaginatively decorated and furnished to make your tranquil hideaway perfect, whether you’re intending on walking or cycling to explore the coast of Cumbria and the southern Lake District, or if you just want to kick back and relax.

Entering the cottage, the imaginatively furnished lounge features a warming wood burner, plenty of seating, a Smart TV and a selection of books. Exploring further, the kitchen has been brightly decorated and stylishly designed, with plenty of equipment perfect for cooking your favourite meals which you can enjoy around the central island. Stairs lead from the kitchen to the first floor where you will find the double bedroom, coolly decorated in light pastel tones and featuring plenty of storage space. This floor also has a stylish bathroom and a small office with desk and chair, perfect for catching up with work or reading a good book in peace. The cottage also has a lovely, light and quirkily decorated snug area in the loft, with Smart TV, low ceiling and exposed beams. The front garden has a lovely patio area ideal for a BBQ on a warm summer evening.

The cottage is within easy reach of some popular Furness beaches including Aldingham, Bardsea and Newbiggin-by-the-Sea (all within 5 miles). The Victorian town of Barrow-in-Furness (4 miles) features the Dock Museum and the remains of Furness Abbey. Other local attractions include the Laurel and Hardy Museum in Ulverston (6 miles), the South Walney Nature Reserve (11 miles) and the South Lakes Safari Zoo (5 miles), with Windermere and Coniston Water also within easy reach (both 15 miles).

  • 1 bedroom - double
  • 1 bathroom - with shower over the bath and WC
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, and dishwasher
  • TV's in lounge and loft snug
  • Outside - washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Wood burner (First basket of logs included)
  • On-street parking
  • Secure bike storage
  • Patio garden with seating and BBQ
  • Pub 2 miles Shop 3.5 miles.
  • Arrival: 16:30 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 3 dogs allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £150 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £20. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Kieron Anderson

This property is personally managed by Kieron.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 31 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Diane 19th May 2024

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Beautiful cottage in a quiet peaceful village. Very short walk to a little park & a pathway by a brook to walk your dogs. Close driving proximity to a lot of great places to visit. Cottage is fully equipped with everything you could possibly need. Very clean & well taken care of. Sweet patio in front garden complete with table & 2 chairs. A few gooRead moredies in the fridge...wine, beer, milk & even treats for our dogs...very nice gesture. We loved it. Definitely 5 stars Hide

Reviewed by Tim 14th March 2024

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Clean well presented loved the wine and beer in fridge very welcoming

Reviewed by Mark 26th December 2023

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We fell in love with this cottage the moment we arrived! Especially being boxing day and seeing the Christmas tree all lit up in the window ! The film the holiday came to mind , Drinks in the fridge and treats for our little dog was a lovely touch! The cottage was so comfortable, cosy, and so quiet! And very well equipped it really has everything yRead moreou need ! We enjoyed our stay so much and was sad to leave ! We hope to return in the summer to appreciate the surrounding area even more ! Hide

Reviewed by Sheila 22nd September 2023

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Very homely cottage. Love the personal touches. Quiet area so a very peaceful break

Reviewed by Steve 1st September 2023

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A lovely cottage in a beautiful area. We would thoroughly recommend a stay here.

Reviewed by Mark 4th August 2023

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Reviewed by Tanya 30th June 2023

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Gorgeous little cottage so well equipped and cosy . Perfect location for exploring the lake district. Luna our cocker spaniel loved the park across the road. Would definitely recommend this cottage would definitely book again we had a lovely holiday.

Reviewed by Carol 16th June 2023

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Reviewed by Mark 12th June 2023

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Beautiful cottage The owners have thought of everything you might need and more a lovely place to stay and relax

Reviewed by Stephen 9th June 2023

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Reviewed by Caroline 2nd June 2023

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Duke cottage was easy to find and parking was right next to the side of the cottage. It was lovely inside but we did move the chest in the living room only because our German Shepherd couldn't manoeuvre around it. It was really hot so the playing field and stream were a great advantage for the dog being only a few yards from the front door. EverythRead moreing you needed was provided even down to some lovely tulips . A well enjoyed rest and recuperation. Hide

Reviewed by Jill 26th May 2023

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Beautifully decorated, kitchen has every utensil you could ever need to use, comfortable bed, charming small garden in lovely quiet village close to beaches and shops in Burrow (18 mins). Large green, clear stream & woodlands a few steps away. Perfect accommodation & perfect location. Loved every moment in Dukes cottage x

Reviewed by Jason 12th May 2023

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Reviewed by Andrea 21st April 2023

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We had a wonderful stay Rachael and Mark have a wonderful little Cottage and it was so relaxing, there was everything you needed and the dogs loved all the walks it was all amazing, Thanks for everything

Reviewed by Susan 14th April 2023

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Beautiful cottage, so well equipped. It was great having the village green so handy for dog walks. We had a wonderful relaxing time.

Reviewed by Diane 24th March 2023

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Had a lovely week in this warm and comfortable cottage. Everything you could need is provided, including welcome surprises in the fridge for me and the dogs. The cottage is beautifully decorated with lots of interesting and quirky bits on display. The log burner made it even more cosy on the rainy evenings. Really convenient for exercising the dogsRead more on the nearby park/recreation field. I would definitely recommend staying here. Hide

Reviewed by James 17th March 2023

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We couldn't be happier with how the holiday went. We had a great time. Our only comment would be that the road conditions of the surrounding area are awful, flooding, huge pothole, so many potholes.

Reviewed by Sandie 27th January 2023

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Amazing cottage! Felt so at home really did not want to leave! Me and my GSD had a fabulous week here and everything you needed was in the property or swiftly provided by Rachael & Mark. Nothing was too much trouble and they checked in every so often to make sure all was ok. Was perfect size for cosy nights in. Was great to have the option to use tRead morehe office when I had work to do and also chillax in the snug room. Location was perfect for going in any direction too! Hope to be back soon! X Hide

Reviewed by Nicholas 18th November 2022

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Excellent accommodation lots of nice touches very dog friendly will define want to revisit

Reviewed by Kevin 22nd October 2022

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Absolutely beautiful cottage and beautiful location, Rachel and Mark have thought of everything to make our stay really enjoyable.

Reviewed by Julieanne 9th October 2022

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Lovely little gem, everything you could want beautiful inside,

Reviewed by Keith 30th September 2022

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Beautiful cottage in a lovely location. One of the nicest we have ever stayed in, lots of little special touches an absolute gem.

Reviewed by Carol 2nd September 2022

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A lovely cottage in a quiet location, fully equipped and comfortable. The welcome pack was thoughtful and appreciated by us and our dogs. Would recommend it to anyone seeking a quiet relaxing break.

Reviewed by Kamrun 26th August 2022

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Fully equipped had everything that I needed the location was fantastic. It was remote but also had local amenities near by such as Tesco McDonalds I would definitely come back here

Reviewed by Alison 22nd August 2022

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Beautiful luxurious cottage to retreat to after a days exploring.

Reviewed by Leanne 7th August 2022

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Lovely property for a wonderfully relaxing week away. Need to be mindful that shops/pubs etc are a drive away though this was not a problem for us. Also it was great to find milk in the fridge for that first brew on arrival after a long journey and other small touches like the spare toothbrush and treats for the dog and humans alike. Will definitelRead morey be booking again when the opportunity arises. Hide

Reviewed by Rachel 29th July 2022

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The best well equipped cottage we have stayed in. Lovely secluded village if you want peace and tranquility. Good secured patio area for dogs, cottage best for 2 small dogs. Our Scotties loved the little stream walk. Nearby Ulverston a joy to visit with lots of local interesting walks and places to visit.

Reviewed by Philip 11th July 2022

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A lovely cottage,well equipped, loved the screen in the loft area.

Reviewed by Paula 24th June 2022

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Cottage is 1st class clean cosy everything you could want is there. Good dog walking if thats important to you. Thoroughly enjoyed our week would hope to repeat in the future.

Reviewed by Joe 17th June 2022

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We had a fabulous stay as a couple with a dog. This was a perfect cottage and location with a lovely local village green handily placed for dog walks. The cottage had all we could have wished for to chill out after our daily ventures to the lake district and coastal attractions. The information pack provided by the owners had everything you needed Read moreto know for easy understanding and to make you feel at home. We would recommend this cottage and location. Hide

Reviewed by Graeme 3rd June 2022

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