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THE OLD POST OFFICE, open fire, wifi, parking. Ref: 972501

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Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Dacre, Eden District, Lake District, Cumbria, England
This 18th century cottage benefits from having an open fire and wi-fi and is in the village of Dacre in the Lake District National Park and can sleep 4 people in 2 bedrooms.The Old Post Office is an 18th-century terraced cottage in the centre of the village of Dacre, 2 miles from Lake Ullswater. This cottage sleeps up to four adults and has one master bedroom, two double bedrooms and a bathroom complete with shower over bath. On the ground floor is a fully equipped kitchen, dining area and lounge with wood burning stove. Outside there is a south west facing garden with outdoor furniture and patio area. Off road parking suitable for two cars. Just a short walk will take you to Dacre's amenities, with the market town of Keswick within 15 minutes drive. The Old Post Office is the perfect holiday home to take in the extraordinary sights o... Read more
Listing #FKN9187458
About the Manager
Sykes Holiday Cottages
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed September 7, 2018

Beautiful old cottage with three bedrooms, fully equipped kitchen, great location for that quiet spot within easy reach of Ullswater, Penrith and the A66 for further a field. The front bedrooms are the original rooms from the cottage and the floors a very uneven but...More

Thank 989leewilson
Reviewed July 30, 2018

This cottage was amazing for myself and my two girls, location is perfect for Ullswater, Penrith and Pooley Bridge. The only small negative is the broadband speeds have yet to get above snail pace but good enough for emails. Every amenity was available, comfortable beds...More

Thank richardsmith2000
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Reviewed June 11, 2018

We booked last minute and were not disappointed. This sweet, old cottage is extremely comfortable and has every amenity you need. There are three double rooms (we only used two of them) and one bathroom with a good shower in the bath. The cottage was...More

Thank Anne-Marie H
  • Dishwasher
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Unknown type bathrooms (1)
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Unknown type
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