So much to do…

Local Activities


Whether it’s just the two of you, or a group of family & friends, there’s so much to do if you can manage to venture away from A Corner of Eden. Choose to chill out with a spa day, take walks from the door across the amazing Howgill Fells, red squirrel spotting in the nearby nature reserves or go horse riding along the Pennine Bridleway. Why not try a bit of wild swimming, or take to the nearby outdoor pool. Lots of things to inspire you to get active here.

Horse Riding
& Trail Rides


BHS riding centre for trail riding holidays and hourly rides on the open fell.  Located 5 minutes walk away.

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My Personal
Sanctuary


My Personal Sanctuary is a luxury Spa company who offer indulgent treatments in our cottages. Special packages for groups & couples.

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Garage
Spa


Boutique & quirky spa experience near Barnard Castle: jacuzzi’s, outdoor hot tub, shepherds hut sauna & a host of pamper treatments.

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Coast to
Coast Cycles


Cycle Hire – based in Kirkby Stephen (6 miles away) including helmets & maps.

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Mountain
Bike Guide


Go out exploring with a guide or book on a course and gain new skills.

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Bessy Beck
Trout Fishing


Fly fishing for all abilities with 3 lakes to choose from. Tuition available. On site farm shop.

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Rookin House
Activity Centre


Horse riding, go carts, human bowling, paintballing & much more, based near Ullswater.

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Golf
Courses


A variety of courses nearby, from a fun par 3 in Ravenstonedale to 18 holes in Sedbergh.

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Local
Swimming


A number of swimming options to choose from, including outdoor pools.

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Local
Tennis


Enjoy a game of tennis in the village of Ravenstondale.

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Clay Pigeon
Shooting


Fantastic day out for groups, they offer ‘first time’ packages for the beginner.

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Inspiring
Cycling


Cycle Hire – delivered to the cottages. including helmets, maps & advise on routes.

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Distant
Horizons


Outdoor & indoor adventure activity specialist based near Ullswater.

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Lake District
Paddle Boarding


Why not try stand up paddle boarding on Derwentwater or Ullswater, about 50 mins drive.

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Lake District
Paintballing


Perfect for groups who like a bit of competition, about 30 mins drive away.

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“Great base for walking from door onto fells or if that isn’t your thing just relaxing in the very well appointed properties in peace and quiet.”

Reviewed 13 April 2017