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Photo: the lounge at West Nichold holiday cottage Gilsland

West Nichold - about the cottage

The cottage sleeps 8 very comfortably making it ideal for large families or groups.

Enjoy a warm and cosy atmosphere, with great comfort and style throughout in this unique cottage in wonderful surroundings. There is antique and country pine furniture throughout, with exposed oak beams, sark boarded ceilings and double glazed windows with panoramic views over open countryside.

The cottage has:

  • 3 double en-suite bedrooms with high quality beds and bed linen
  • 1 twin bedroom
  • family bathroom
  • large downstairs wetroom with underfloor heating
  • cosy lounge with maple floor & beamed ceiling, with an arched picture window to take in the amazing views
  • well-equipped kitchen/dining/living space with underfloor heating, which leads onto the patio with enclosed alpine garden
  • utility room with drying space and washing and drying facilities

Time to relax, kick off your shoes and unwind, recharge those batteries.

West Nichold offers sanctuary to those who seek it, with hidden peaceful places around the farm.

Facilities

  • Luxury, five star self-catering accommodation for up to 8
  • Full central heating and electricity included
  • Colour TV + Freeview, DVD
  • CD/Radio
  • Electric cooker & Hob
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Washing machine
  • Dryer
  • Travel cot + Highchair
  • Bedlinen & towels
  • Ample parking
  • Sorry No Pets or Smoking

Walkers and cyclists welcome

  • Drying Room
  • Secure overnight storage of bicycles
  • Pressure Washer
  • Pre-ordering of basic grocery items
  • Emergency cycle & puncture repair kit
  • First Aid Kit
  • Maps & Books
Logo: 5 star cottage

Visitors book

"As always a fantastic place to wind down and put everything into perspective. Thank you for your hospitality, generosity and good humour."

"Wonderful cottage, comfortable and expertly equipped. Everything you could possibly want."

"The cottage has been a big hit with all the family, so much so, that our 5 year old wants to come and live here."

"Sam & I will miss herding the sheep down the hill in our car! The most idyllic place I've ever stayed."

"Can describe our time at West Nichold in one word, Perfect. With thanks from us all."