Shepherds Retreat Hutton John


Sheltered by the walled gardens of the Estate, Shepherds Retreat Hutton John is a traditional shepherds cabin with hot tub. Warm and cosy the open plan cabin is furnished to a high standard to provide luxurious accommodation. Hidden away from prying eyes in a private corner of the estate, the cabin has wheelchair access (please contact us to check access information prior to booking) and is perfect for a romantic break at any time of year. Outside the patio extends into the walled garden with the flora and fauna providing year round colour.

The cabin has solar powered electric under floor heating and comprises: Open plan lounge/kitchen/dining area with Smart TV. The kitchen is equipped with Belfast sink, oven, induction hob, fridge, microwave and breakfast bar. Bedroom with super king size bed. Shower room with vanity unit and WC.

All electric, gas, bed linen, towels and dressing gowns. 1 well behaved dog welcome. Private parking for 2 cars. Private decking area with table and chairs, wood-fired hot tub, please bring your own logs.

Nestled just off the A66, surrounded by majestic fells and swooping valleys is Hutton John, a small hamlet in the heart of the Ullswater fells. The area lends itself to peaceful breaks away, being just off the popular beaten tracks of the Lake District but close to many of the popular tourist hotspots such as Ullswater, Keswick, Grasmere, Ambleside and Bowness on Windermere. There are a range of activities on your doorstep, the Rheged Centre with cafes, galleries and shops is a 5 minute drive, Dalemain House and Gardens and the Alpaca Centre are 15 minutes drive and Lake Ullswater itself with lake cruise and watersports is 10 minutes away.

The outdoor enthusiast can enjoy an abundance of walks from the door with woodlands, Great Mell Fell leading to Aira Force and the Caldbeck Fells all within easy reach of your holiday retreat. The coast 2 coast cycle route passes the door and watersports on Lake Ullswater are within a 10 minute drive. After your day’s exploring, return to the peace and tranquillity of Hutton John where you can relax, prepare a delicious home cooked meal in the comfort of your well equipped kitchen and reflect on the day’s adventures together. On the nights you prefer not to cook, Dacre and Penruddock each have a village inn serving home cooked meals and local ales, both within 3 miles. The cottage is on the owners 550 acre estate close to Lake Ullswater and has been lovingly maintained with the emphasis on environmentally eco friendly materials that lend themselves to the surroundings and provide a modern home from home from which to enjoy a peaceful break away.


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