Living room/dining room | The Cowshed, Penrith
Living room/dining room | The Cowshed, Penrith

The Cowshed

  • Sleeps up to 3
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Up to 1 pet allowed
Pets stay free
Car parking on site
Garden / Patio


out of 5

Quirky former cow shed with exposed brick work and charming finishing touches located in the market town of Penrith
Ground Floor:
Living/dining room: TV, Sky, DVD Player
Kitchen: Gas Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing Machine
First Floor:
Bedroom 1: Kingsize (5ft) Bed
Shower Room: Cubicle Shower, Toilet
Second Floor:
Bedroom 2: Galleried, Child Single Bed
Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot. Unfenced garden with small patio and garden furniture. Bike store. Private parking for 1 car. No smoking.
Overflowing with character
Welcome to The Cowshed, a charming holiday retreat nestled in the heart of the picturesque Cumbrian countryside near Penrith. This idyllic setting offers guests the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, inviting you to immerse yourself in the natural beauty and rich cultural heritage of the region.
Penrith, a historic market town just a stone’s throw away from The Cowshed, boasts a plethora of activities and attractions for every type of traveller. Begin your exploration by wandering through the cobbled streets of the town centre, where a blend of traditional shops and modern boutiques awaits. Indulge in a spot of retail therapy or savour the flavours of local cuisine in one of Penrith’s charming cafes or pubs.
For those seeking a dose of history, Penrith Castle provides a fascinating glimpse into the town’s medieval past. The castle’s imposing ruins and well-preserved dungeons are sure to transport you back in time. Meanwhile, nature enthusiasts will relish the opportunity to explore the nearby Lake District National Park, a haven for hiking, boating, and wildlife spotting. Cumbria’s enchanting landscapes are also dotted with historic sites such as Lowther Castle and Gardens, where meticulously manicured grounds and architectural marvels offer a delightful day out. Alternatively, immerse yourself in the region’s literary history with a visit to the childhood home of William Wordsworth in Cockermouth.
Whether you’re seeking outdoor adventures, cultural discoveries, or simply a peaceful retreat surrounded by breathtaking scenery, The Cowshed in Cumbria provides the ideal base for creating lasting memories in this enchanting corner of England. Come and experience the warmth of Cumbrian hospitality and the endless possibilities that await you in and around Penrith.


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    Customers' Choice 2024


Cot Available
Customers' Choice
Cycle Store
Garden or Patio
Parking - On Site
Pets Allowed
Pets Free of Charge
Train Station Within 1 Mile
Washing Machine


Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 15:00
  • Depart before 10:00


  • 1 pet allowed

Car parking

  • On-site

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels


  • No smoking, please