Self catering at Aikin House Portinscale in Cumbria

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Aikin House in Portinscale, Cumbria

Aikin House

Portinscale, Cumbria

Aikin House in North West England is a perfect choice for a great holiday or a fun short break in Cumbria. Find out more about Aikin House below.

  • Sleeps 8
  • Open fire or wood burner
  • Garden

More about Aikin House

The Newlands Valley remains one of the Lake Districts best kept secrets with breathtaking scenery, unspoilt by tourism. Aikin provides the ideal get away from it all retreat. Built as a barn in the 19th Century and converted to a house in 1965, the cottage is south facing and set in its own grounds commanding spectacular views along the valley from Catbells to Robinson. The property is in a tranquil, secluded location mid-way between Keswick and Buttermere. For those of you with a musical flair, you may try your hand on the church organ located in the lounge, the piano or the electric keyboard!

Accommodation features

  • Ideal for groups
  • In a rural location
  • Short breaks available
  • It has a garden
  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps up to a maximum of 9
  • An open fire or woodburner for those cosy nights in
  • Has parking Parking available

  • Accessibility

    We have the following details listed regarding Aikin House accommodation accessibility but we would recommend that you always confirm these prior to booking with the owner or operator.

  • This property is not listed as wheelchair accessible
  • Close to Aikin House

    Aikin House is a great base to explore the wonders of Cumbria and you will find plenty of activities near by.

  • Water sports activities are close by
  • For the keen golfers there are golf facilites near by
  • For the anglers, fishing is available on site or close by
  • For the novice or the keen pony trekker, there are horse riding facilities near by
  • If you are looking to explore the area by bike or just want a fun day out there are good cycle routes near by and cycle hire shops
  • Get some of the best local views by going rock climbing in the area
  • Finding Aikin House

    Aikin House is at Portinscale, Cumbria. The nearest train station is Penrith. Check out the map below for directions, use the controls to zoom in.

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