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Captains Cottage

Captains Cottage
Certificate of Excellence
61 reviews
Captains Cottage
Captains Cottage
Sea view to Criffel and Dumfriesshire from decking area
Sea veiw from decking area in garden
Our nautical but nice house sign
The roaring wood burner in the lounge area
Bedroom one with Kingsize bed
One of the beds in the third bedroom (it has two single beds)
The other bed in the third bedroom (it has two single beds)
Sunset view from Kitchen/Lounge window
kitchen/lounge window with sea view
walled courtyard next to decking platform with sea view
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3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Allonby, Cumbria, England
With TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence this former stables sits almost directly on the beach in Allonby on the Cumbria Coast (an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty). From the main living area is a picture window with stunning views of the beach, sea and Scottish hills. From the window whatever the weather outside it is always a delight to see the ever changing sea with its rolling waves or tranquil calm framed by the backdrop of border hills all from the comfort of the cottage. The wood burning stove adds to the relaxing atmosphere.

The cottage has a modern seaside style interior and enjoys it's own courtyard garden and outdoor patio area with table and chairs where you can enjoy the sunshine on summers days and outstanding views from the raised decking area. With newly installed gas central heating it is a cozy delightfully r...
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About the Owner, Anna W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 62 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
Keys details and check in details are corresponded personally to guests. Check in and out may be flexible if there are no previous guests or after but this can be arranged nearer the time.
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Listing #HL298981
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great week spent here, perfect location next to be a, very spacious with all mod cins, loved the log burner & garden

Thank Chris B
iloveholidays711, VR Owner at Captains Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thankyou for taking the time to review your stay we really appreciate it. We are so pleased you enjoyed your holiday in Captains Cottage.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Photos exactly as in real life. Beautiful views across Solway Firth from dining room window. Worked well for disabled guest though be aware shower is standard size. Very comfortable beds and lovely to have a king size :-). Fab playground right next door which was...More

Thank VincentElinorHen
iloveholidays711, VR Owner at Captains Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thankyou very much for taking the time to write your review, we love reading that our guests have enjoyed their stay.

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Lovely, peaceful cottage. Beautiful views from the window. The cottage has everything you need and the communication with the owner before and during the trip was excellent. Perfectly placed for trips to Silloth and Maryport and would definitely recommend the Codfather chip shop, only a...More

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iloveholidays711, VR Owner at Captains Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Thankyou so much for taking the time to write your review we really appreciate and value your comments and always look forward to seeing what our guests write. We would be delighted to welcome you should you wish to return.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Well behaved dogs with prior arrangement are welcome at no extra charge however we insist they are kept off the furniture and strictly out of the bedrooms.
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    2 Kings
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 1 360
8 Apr 2018 -
6 Jul 2018
3 nights
R 1 532
R 8 519
7 Jul 2018 -
1 Sep 2018
7 nights --
R 11 100
2 Sep 2018 -
28 Sep 2018
3 nights
R 1 532
R 9 379
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Where minimum stay is less than a week it is usually a three night weekend (Fri to Sun night) or a four night midweek (Mon to Thurs night). In quieter periods we can usually alter these to suit your requirements please email to enqiure thankyou.
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About the neighbourhood
Allonby in a beautiful position on unspoilt coast (in an area of outstanding natural beauty) with views over to Galloway and Criffel,it has much to offer visitors to the area and is the ideal base from which to explore the beautiful Cumbrian coast as well as the English Lake District. The village itself has many ammenities, all within walking distance of the cottage, including two pubs (with good food at reasonable prices), swimming pool, fish and chip shop, tea rooms, village shop and antiques / curios shops.There is a well equipped children's playground within a 20 yard walk of the cottage (with no roads to cross)
Getting around
A car is really a must to appreciate this beautiful area. There is a bus service in the village however and the nearest train station Maryport which is about 4 miles away.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle: 90.0 km
Railway: Maryport: 8.0 km
From both North and South the property is reached via the M6 motorway and then either the A66 (from the South) or the A596 (from the North). The property is close to the B5300 which runs from Maryport to Silloth.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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