With stunning 30 mile views, Great Calva Cottage has been recently designed and built to a traditional Cumbrian style with three family groups in mind. This magnificent cottage has been furnished and equipped to 5 star Gold standard.
It is part of the imaginatively converted buildings of a 17th century hill farm - Monkhouse Hill Cottages - winners of numerous national awards for quality, excellence and environmental practice including twice winner of Cumbria Tourism 'Self Catering Holiday of the Year' and holder of the Green Tourism Gold Award.
The ground floor has a dining room with local furniture from 'Out of the Woods', including a giant-size dining table to seat fourteen, and a newly fitted kitchen fully equipped to cater for large groups, Also downstairs are two bedroom suites, each with a private hallway leading to a double bedroom, a twin bedroom and a bathroom.
Upstairs is an expansive living area with wonderful views, exposed stonework, an inglenook fireplace with log burning stove and contemporary soft leather sofas. Also upstairs is a third bedroom suite with a double bedroom, a twin bedroom, and a large bathroom with sauna, spa bath, steam tub and shower. Finally there is an additional small sitting room, ideal for kids' use, and a separate WC.
The cottage has a wide flatscreen TV with DVD player, a 'Bluetooth' music player with CD and DAB, and access to free high speed wifi.
Step outside the dining area of the cottage on to a paved terrace looking out across the paddock, ideal for barbeques and outdoor meals. Look round the corner and you will also find your own hot tub (for up to five people at a time). Beyond you can explore the 5 acres of landscaped grounds including woodland and a small lake.
Prior to your visit you will be able to use our unique online ordering service, which includes free toy boxes and many other items for babies and young children, catering services, grocery packs, local beers, luxury extras and free Welcome All assistance items. Everything you order will be placed in your cottage for your arrival.
When staying in Great Calva you will also have full free of charge membership of the fabulous North Lakes Spa, where the facilities include a flat-deck swimming pool, steam room, saunas and a state of the art gymnasium.