Emilys Nook Ireby


Emilys Nook Ireby has an enviable location in the centre of the village. Located above the village inn, Emily’s Black Lion is a traditional wood paneled inn which time forgot, renowned for its food and local ales. Being on the first floor, Emily’s Nook is a modern cosy apartment where the views of the village and surrounding countryside can be admired from the comfort of your living room. Perfect for a couple looking for a peaceful base from which to explore the northern Lake District.

The apartment has oil central heating with an electric radiator in the bedroom. The open plan living area is bright and airy with views over the village, comfy seating is nestled around the electric wood effect stove and TV with Freeview, DVD and CD player. Perched in the window to take in the views makes enjoying a delicious home cooked meal at the dining table a pleasure, or linger here with a morning cuppa whilst planning your day ahead. The kitchen area is equipped with everything needed to rustle up a 3 course meal including electric cooker, fridge/freezer and washer/dryer. Freshen up in the shower room with hand basin and WC and when its time to retire for the day the comfy king size bed awaits.

All oil, electric, bed linen and towels included. Cot and highchair available on request. On street parking.

Ireby nestles in the Caldbeck Fells is a picturesque corner of the Lake District with mountains and lakes on your doorstep, yet far enough away from the tourist hotspots to ensure a peaceful and relaxing break away. The Caldbeck Fells provide excellent opportunities for walking and hiking with various trails suitable for all levels of fitness including Skiddaw and Blencathra. The vistas from the fell tops are breathtaking on a clear day you can see over the Solway Coast to Scotland beyond and to the south Bassenthwaite Lake with Derwentwater beyond glistens in the sunshine beckoning you to explore. There are a number of friendly villages including Caldbeck itself, with stream feeding the duck pond, a number of cafes serving freshly baked treats and village inn serving local ales and mouthwatering food. Perfectly based to explore the northern Lake District, a short 15 minute drive or a walk over the ‘Back o Skiddaw’ takes you to the market town of Keswick with shops, restaurants, cafes and pubs, if the walk back is to much there are excellent public transport links ensuring a safe return.

Ireby is a hidden gem in the Lake District, surrounded by rolling hills and meandering streams, time seems to slows down as you discover this picturesque village and surrounding area. Perfectly based to explore some of the Lake Districts best scenery and attractions including Dodd Wodd, Ashness Bridge, Bassenthwaite Lake, The Lake District Wild Life Park, Whinlatter Forest with its mountain bike and Gruffalo trails, Go Ape and Keswick are all less than a 20 minute drive.


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