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Cavendish Retreat

Carlisle, Lake District

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Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
pets No Dogs
grade 5 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Contemporary suite in the centre of the historic city of Carlisle
  • High-specification interior combining character charm with modern style
  • Great base to explore the Lakes and Scotland, with restaurants and bars within 50 metres
Property code: 92868

Located in the centre of Carlisle, this apartment is close to the beautiful cathedral and castle. Within 50 metres from your front door are some lovely restaurants and pubs, a cinema and a swimming pool. Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery are well worth a visit, or the Solway Aviation Museum is just 8 miles away. Eden Rock, which is located in the town, has one of the biggest and best indoor bouldering walls in the UK, why not challenge yourself? With Carlisle enjoying a fabulous central location, this apartment is a great base from which to explore Cumbria, the Lake District and the Scottish Borders. There is a regular and direct train service to both Edinburgh and Glasgow; both cities offer a great day out. The famous Scottish town of Gretna Green is just 12 miles away, where you can visit the wedding anvil or enjoy a day shopping at the outlet village.

This stylish Victorian townhouse has been lovingly refurbished to provide a range of contemporary apartments. This grand, ground-floor suite is accessed via three steps to the front door and into the shared entrance hall. Entering the apartment into the private hallway, you will find the open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner which features a large picture window. The contemporary living room, with a fully equipped high-gloss kitchen, offers a stylish room to kick back and relax on the large corner sofa. Enjoy the high ceilings and period features as well as the cosy wood burner-effect electric fire. Enjoy breakfast by the large window while watching the world go by. Next door to the lounge, you will find a king-size bedroom with a feature wood-panelled wall, a built-in wardrobe and a dressing table. The bathroom is across the hall, designed with a stunning marble floor and walls, and with complimentary locally produced toiletries. Head down the stairs from the hallway, which have low level lighting, and at lower ground level there is a second spacious bedroom with a built-in wardrobe and a desk/dressing table.
Although there is no outside space, there are some lovely parks within the city where you can enjoy some sunshine on a nice evening.

Read more Code: 92868

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 king-size and 1 double
  • 1 bathroom with bath, separate shower and WC
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer
  • Wood burner-effect electric fire in lounge
  • Smart TV in lounge
  • No private parking but there are car parks within 150 metres
  • Shops and pubs within 50 metres
  • Reductions available for longer stays between 14 and 28 nights -  please enquire
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • Sorry, no dogs allowed
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £200 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £25. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.


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