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Elder Howe, Pooley Bridge

25 reviews
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5 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
10 guests
3 nights minimum
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This luxury cottage at Pooley Bridge sleeps 10 people in 5 bedrooms.Elder Howe is a large detached property situated on the northern edge of Ullswater. The home has five bedrooms, two of them en-suite doubles, with a triple, twin and downstairs single with an additional family bathroom. The living space comprises a vast sitting room, separate dining room and large family kitchen with separate laundry room. Outside is a large well-kept lawned garden area with patio furniture and parking to house four cars off-road. Located within a short walk of Pooley Bridge, Elder Howe is perfect for a large group or two families looking for accommodation of a high standard for their holiday in the northern focal point of the Lake District. Amenities: Central heating and wood burner in sitting room. (Wo...This luxury cottage at Pooley Bridge sleeps 10 people in 5 bedrooms.Elder Howe is a large detached property situated on the northern edge of Ullswater. The home has five bedrooms, two of them en-suite doubles, with a triple, twin and downstairs single with an additional family bathroom. The living space comprises a vast sitting room, separate dining room and large family kitchen with separate laundry room. Outside is a large well-kept lawned garden area with patio furniture and parking to house four cars off-road. Located within a short walk of Pooley Bridge, Elder Howe is perfect for a large group or two families looking for accommodation of a high standard for their holiday in the northern focal point of the Lake District. Amenities: Central heating and wood burner in sitting room. (Wood available to purchase from Pooley Bridge Post Office.) Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer in utility room, DVD player. Fuel and power in rent. Bed linen inc. Towels can be hired at reception upon arrival. Private parking for up to four cars. Secure lawned garden with patio furniture. Sorry,no smoking. Cot and highchair available. Nearest pub and amenities five minute walk. Please note: A pre-authorised £50 refundable good housekeeping bond is payable on arrival at Pooley Bridge Holiday Park. Note: The Holiday Park is shut between Mid-November and Mid-March. Region: Impressive mountains, open fells and clear-water lakes, the Lake District has it all. From walking in the mountains to exhilarating watersports or just a gentle cruise on a steam-powered yacht, Cumbria is the perfect holiday destination. Town: Pooley Bridge is a traditional village inn, cafe and shops. The surrounding area is home to numerous quaint Lakeland villages scattered along the shores of Lake Ullswater and Aira Force is a dramatic waterfall cascading into the lake below. Sharrow Bay Hotel is only a short drive away for the ultimate in dining and is renowned the world over or a trip over Kirkstone Pass brings you into Ambleside where there is an abundance of shops, pubs and restaurants. The historic market town of Penrith is within 5 miles and has numerous shops, a heated indoor swimming pool, golf course and driving range.More
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Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Decided to do the weekend away instead of Christmas gifts, was the best idea ever, there where 8 of us 3 couples and 2 teenagers, loads of room, very well equipped. It was in the middle of Poole Bridge. Did not get to use the...More

Date of stay: February 2017
1  Thank Madgeyfadgey
Management response:Responded 7 March 2017

Good afternoon Thank you for your review following your stay at Elder Howe, Pooley Bridge. We are delighted you had a fabulous weekend - what a great idea instead of Christmas gifts! We hope to welcome you again soon. Kind regards Lakes Cottage Holidays 017687...More

Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is a very spacious house on the edge of the village. Super location as very quiet but only a few minutes walk to village centre. The house comfortably accommodates 10 people with a huge lounge and separate dining room to seat 10 comfortably. The...More

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank Pippalil05
Management response:Responded 1 November 2016

Good afternoon Thank you for your review following your stay at Elder Howe, Pooley Bridge. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and found the location of the house ideal. The property is owner managed and I shall pass on your comments to the owner....More

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Reviewed 1 September 2016

The house itself was very much as described but the attention to detail was sadly missing. First of all as the weather was beautiful and sunny we would have liked to take advantage of sitting out in the garden BUT alas no garden chairs in...More

Date of stay: August 2016
2  Thank kestrow
Management response:Responded 7 September 2016

Good afternoon Thank you for your review following your stay at Elder Howe, Pooley Bridge. We are sorry to read that despite the house being as described you were disappointed with some aspects of it. The property is owner managed and we shall pass on...More

Reviewed 4 June 2016

We stayed here for May half term as a big family. We collected the keys from the park reception about 5 minutes away from the house (which is an amazing bonus to have access to all the fun facilities there... thoroughly recommend the tennis court!!)...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank Vickie R
Management response:Responded 7 June 2016

Good morning Thank you for your review following your stay at Elder Howe. We are delighted that the property was perfect for your family holiday and offered everything you needed and more! It is great to hear that you were able to enjoy all that...More

Reviewed 8 September 2015

Elder howe No fuss picking keys up. The property was perfect for a large group plenty of parking for 5 cars. The location was excellent the three pubs in pooley bridge were very good. Best thing I like about Elder howe the easy access to...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank MAC590113
Management response:Responded 9 September 2015

Good evening Thank you for your review following your stay at Elder Howe, Pooley Bridge. We are delighted that you found the property perfect and the location excellent. We hope to welcome you again in the future. Kind regards Lakes Cottage Holidays 017687 74060

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Iron
TV
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Toaster
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Does this holiday rental have a dining room?YesNoUnsure
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