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The Grey Goat Cottage - St Helen's St -Cockermouth

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The Grey Goat Cottage - St Helen's St -Cockermouth

Entire townhouse
3 guests2 bedrooms2 beds1.5 baths
3 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1.5 baths
Great location
95% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

Quirky Grade II listed cottage based in the artistic quarter of Cockermouth.
The cottage was built in the 1700 has 3 floors with 2 staircases. It is not for people with mobility issues who cannot climb steep staircases.
If Guests are looking for exceptionally high standards equivalent to a slick contemporary hotel, this might not be for you. Think shabby chic !!
We like hosting fit active guests who enjoy walking in the Lake District.
Dogs and children are welcome.


Standard: Essentials, Heating, Hot water, Iron, Laptop friendly workspace, and 7 more
Other highlights: Paid parking off premises, Free street parking, Long term stays allowed

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 single bed

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in time is 3PM - 8PM
Check out by 11AM


118 Reviews

Christine User Profile
September 2016
Enjoyed our stay, great location for exploring Cockermouth & Northern Lakes. Good value, the steep stairs were a bit of a challenge for my M…
Neville User Profile
September 2018
No frills but an excellent location from which to explore Cockermouth and surrounding area.
David User Profile
September 2018
The Grey Goat cottage is cosy and welcoming with good amenities and close to the lively centre of this charming town. Parking nearby requir…
Jan User Profile
Response from Jan:
Thanks for your review, I was happy that you enjoyed your stay! Hopefully we will welcome you to Cockermouth again in th…
September 2018
Carol L User Profile
Carol L
September 2018
I was very disappointed with our stay at Grey Goat Cottage. Upon entry there is a musty and unaired smell which did not go away. There are t…
Jan User Profile
Response from Jan:
You should have taken a good look at the pictures online before you booked the cottage.I am disappointed with your revie…
September 2018
Dan User Profile
August 2018
Excellent host, house and location. Perfect for our short stay!!
Allison User Profile
August 2018
This is a quaint property in a beautiful little town. Very close to the centre of town. Jan was excellent at communicating once we'd booked…
Amy User Profile
August 2018
We had the best week away here!! Jan was super helpful and popped over a few times to help us with a few Little heating issues!! Property is…

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London, United KingdomJoined in May 2016
Jan User Profile
118 Reviews
Cockermouth and the Lakes are very special to me, because my wife was born in Cockermouth and it reminds me of the scenery, mountains and walks I had in Cape Town South Africa where I was born. My wife and I bought the Grey Goat Cottage a few years ago as a holiday home to esc…
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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