Enjoy a relaxing stay in a traditional red sandstone Cumbrian home with modern comforts including modern en-suite facilities with spa bath. Take advantage of the sauna room which is available for your private use or simply relax in the comfortable lounge, conservatory or garden. We welcome walkers and cyclists and can provide tailor made services such as packed lunches, drying boots and clothing and locked storage for bikes. By prior arrangement we can provide a pick-up / drop-off service from main line railway and bus stations at nearby Penrith or Carlisle and also to and from local restaurants and hostelries. For cyclists doing the Coast 2 Coast cycle route, Smithy Cottage is close to the official route being only 2 miles along a flat road. Our accommodation is ideal for those needing special pampering at the end of a challenging days cycling.
A very warm welcome awaits you at Smithy Cottage, luxurious Bed & Breakfast accommodation in the Eden Valley close to the Lake District National Park. Smithy Cottage is ideally located to explore the breathtaking views and the activities that Cumbria has to offer. Easy access to lakes, mountains, coast and countryside make it an ideal location for a relaxing break. We are only five minutes from the M6 (junction 41), making us an ideal stopover when travelling into the borders and Scotland.
A full English breakfast or lighter option can be enjoyed in the conservatory in the midst of uninterrupted countryside.
Whether you wish to explore the wide range of outdoor activities or enjoy the wealth that Cumbrian rural, town and city life has to offer we can accommodate your every need.