Self Catering in Cumbria - Maryport


Sundown, Maryport, Cumbria
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Sleeps a maximum of: 8

Pricing From: £411.00 - 1022.00

Sundown is an end-terrace house, situated adjacent to the harbour wall in the historic town of Maryport and sleeps eight people in four bedrooms.

Sundown is a spacious, end-terrace house, situated adjacent to the harbour wall in the historic town of Maryport on the west coast of Cumbria and can sleep eight people. This cottage is set over three floors and has a double bedroom, a twin bedroom, a second floor single bedroom, a second floor family room with a double and a single bed, as well as a bathroom and a ground floor shower room. The cottage also has a kitchen with breakfast bar, a sitting room with a dining area and gas fire and a second sitting room . Outside there is roadside parking in a side street next to the cottage, a rear courtyard and a games room with pool table and dart board. Sundown is a lovely cottage to spend your self-catering holiday.


One to avoid. Despite the photo don't be fooled. The outside was dirty and covered in damp. Prior to arrival there was no contact from the owner and upon arrival the keys were handed over in the pub next door with no checks of who we were. No welcome pack once inside. There were several bags if waste piled up by the back door into the yard and no sign of a wheelie bin. Bring on the vermin. There was no guide to the heating system or the washer, had to spend time on google and you tube to figure out what programme to use. The pans in the cupboards were rusty so had to eat out. The dryer when we finally found it was in the 'games room' thankfully we noticed the mould prior to using it. The dishwasher didn't drain and had last visitors food scraps in, had to resort to the old washing up bowl. If you fancy a shower good luck if someone up the street is making a cup of tea. If and when it improves the drainage is that poor the shower tray fills up and spills out onto the bathroom floor. Expensive for what it is. Look somewhere else. Wish we had.
Mark P

The cottage was immaculate and spacious and close to all local amenities. The views of the sunsets were spectacular.
Mrs Fraser

Services / Facilities:

Gas central heating with gas fire. Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer (in games room), dishwasher, 2 x TVs with Freeview, DVD. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking in side street next to cottage. Courtyard with furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops, pubs and harbour 1 min walk.

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Single Beds: 1
Double Beds: 2
Twin Beds: 1

Further Amenities:
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine

Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Maryport Maritime Museum - 0 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Senhouse Roman Museum - 0.5 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

Bridekirk, St Bridget's Church - 5.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Wordsworth House - 6.4 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Jennings Brewery Tour - 6.5 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Castlegate House Gallery - 6.6 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Aspatria, St Kentigern's Church - 7.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Isel Hall - 7.9 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Spout Force Waterfall - 11.2 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Ireby Old Church - 12 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.

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