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Beautiful stylish holiday retreat for two

8 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday cottage in Milnthorpe - Pear Tree Barn

Traditional detatched barn transformed into neat boutique style accommodation

Pear Tree Barn is a wonderful example of a traditional detached property that has been cleverly transformed to create a beautiful, stylish holiday retreat for two. It is a superb choice for couples looking for that romantic getaway and for spending precious time together in quality surroundings. Striking colours throughout of red and black have been married with quality and carefully chosen accessories to create a stylish, contemporary look.

  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Emma Birkett
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
22 October, 2016


based on 8 holidaymaker reviews

Beautiful stylish holiday retreat for two
average rating of 4.625 based on 8 reviews

A stylish, comfortable little property.

  • 3 of 5

The property was as described and well designed. However, as the skylight in the bedroom didn't open it was difficult to ventilate the property sufficiently and there was a slight damp smell. Also, from the photos it was not clear that the Barn is situated between a house and a cement wall, close to a main road and not with a particularly nice view. The wifi worked intermittently but the signal was not always reliable.

The gentleman living in the adjescent Farmhouse was very friendly but we didn't meet the owners. The complementary bottle of wine and ice cream were much appreciated!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
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Very quaint and cosy little cottage but for a short break very idelic and met all expectations

  • 4 of 5

Fantastic little cottage in a handy area for reaching all the local attractions or for just shutting the door to the normal grind of working life

  • Review Submitted: Aug 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
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Lovely little holiday home!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at Pear Tree Barn for a weekend in July. It was a lovely quaint little place, and the owners have definitely made use of a small space. Very clean and modern and a perfect, quiet location. Lots of Lake District towns within 30mins of driving and lovely scenic routes. Definitely worth a stay and great for couples who are after time away. However, I would have picked an oven over a washing machine as this would have came in useful but plenty of good pubs around the lakes to eat at!

Thanks Tim and Emma

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
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Lovely place for a short stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely short break visiting the Lake District staying in this cottage, small but almost perfectly formed and in a fantastic location for easy access to everything.

We would happily stay here again; although it would have been useful to have had some additional notes on the website about how to find it (we had to park in the nearby hotel car park and have a little wander as the address didn't actually have a road name) and how to get the key.

The actual cottage itself was lovely and very well laid out, but again, some notes on how to use certain things would be useful - the shower and hot water both needed to be switched on and we weren't sure about wi-fi access. Having said that, we didn't ask the owner as we were able to use a BT hot-spot; he was just next door however and we did bump into him when we arrived so I think he would be very easy to contact and ask questions and seemed very friendly.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
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Perfect for 2

  • 5 of 5

Great few days. Accommodation fantastic And very clean.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
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Beautiful, cozy, and well-appointed.

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our short stay at Pear Tree Barn. Everything was picturesque, inside and out, and Emma was such a friendly and helpful host.

The cottage design is such an efficient use of space and provides everything needed for a hassle-free stay. Thank you again for helping us to enjoy such a lovely weekend!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
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Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Nearest Barpub
20 Metres
Crooklands Hotel
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Kendal golf club
Nearest Train
4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
M6 J36
Nearest Restaurant
20 Metres
Crooklands Hotel
Nearest Ski
6 Miles
Kendal dry ski slope
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Car: recommended

Pear Tree Barn is situated 1 mile from junction 36 of the M6,and just 6 miles south of the market town of Kendal.

It is ideally placed for sampling the delights of the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales. Kendal, also known as the gateway to the lakes has a super selection of shops, bars and restaurants. The property is situated within a short walk of the popular Crooklands Hotel which offers both bar meals and an a la carte menu. The village of Endmoor is only half a mile away and has a local shop and a bakery. There are a good selection of walks from the door including the canal path and a scenic river walk.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Milnthorpe, Kendal & South Lakes

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2 night minimum stay
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Fees No additional mandatory fees

A refundable deposit of £100 is required on arrival.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Milnthorpe, United Kingdom

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 35 m²
Location Type:
  • village
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck Chairs
  • Garden
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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