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63 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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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Allonby, Cumbria, England

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christine...
Penrith, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“PERFECTION”
Reviewed 12 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014
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We stayed at the cottage for a family birthday. We also went to Maryport for the indoor Karting attraction. Loveley unspoilt area excellent cycle route. The view out of the window over the sea was very special and the sunset amazing. The cottage was decorated to an exceptional standard,it was home as soon as you walked through the door. We would thoroughly recomend this cottage as it is also close to the Lake District.

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Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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malcolm t
Stirling, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“time to breath and time to think”
Reviewed 16 February 2014 for a stay in February 2014
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person found this review helpful

it doesnt get any better than time spent at the captains rest cottage at allonby ,log fire and sea on your doorstep with a haunting sense of yesteryear ,perfect place to regroup and focus

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Liked best: cottage location and interior
Liked least: too many dogs
Travelling group: Other
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Prudhoe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 December 2013 for a stay in November 2013
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person found this review helpful

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Liked best: Facilities
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Young Children
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Gaz1892
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36 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Fantastic weekend”
Reviewed 11 November 2013 for a stay in September 2013
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person found this review helpful

Fantastic weekend
We booked into the cottage as we were attending a gin and whiskey soul night at the food festival in cockermouth
The weather was great all weekend, we enjoyed the festival at cockermouth but the cottage just made it a perfect weekend
Everything we needed in the cottage, we had, even sunbeds in September, which we used twice.
Sadly it was to warm to make use of the wood burner.
The new bike path, that takes you right along to Maryport had just been opened, we should have taken our bikes.
If you are looking for a base for visiting the lakes and making the most of this sea view, then I couldn't recommend anywhere better

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Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2013 for a stay in July 2013
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person found this review helpful

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Liked best: The location and the relaxed feel of the place
Liked least: The dog-walkers' attention to hygiene, but that's not Captain's Cottage's fault.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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