Cottage Tariff

These are the weekly prices for the cottage in 2021, the start day is on a Saturday but is flexible from November to March.


Period Price
2nd January - 2nd April 2021
3rd April  - 16th April 2021
17th April - 28th May 2021
29th May   - 4th June 2021
5th June - 2nd July 2021
3rd July  - 23rd July 2021
24th July  - 27th August 2021
28th August  - 3rd September 2021
4th September  - 1st October 2021
2nd October  - 21st October 2021 £375

23rd  October -29th  October 2021


30th October - 17th  December 2021
18th December 2021 - 7th January 2021


  The charge for a dog is £15 per week.  Your dog should not be left in the cottage unattended and will usually need to be on a lead when walking on the fell because of the sheep.



Start dates for Christmas and New Year may vary according to requirements

Short Breaks in November, December (excluding Christmas), January, February and March
2 Nights: £180,  3 nights £210,  Extra night: £30

Short Breaks in Spring and Autumn can only be booked one month in advance    3 nights:  £250,  an extra night £40


A deposit of one third of the hire charge is payable when booking and the balance of the hire charge is due one month before the holiday.  Please make cheques payable to" Mrs L Nicholson" or if you would like to make a bank transfer please ask for the account details.


  • Hire charges will only be refunded if the hire period is relet.
  • Refunds are subject to a £25 administration charge.

Camping Site Tariff

Tent/Caravan including one car and up to 4 people  
   £14 per night
Extra Adult

    £4 per night

Extra child or car                                              
    £2 per night
Electric Hook up    £4 per night

    £1 per night

Backpackers (no car)
   £4pp per night


A deposit of £14.00 is payable for bookings for Bank Holidays, school holidays and for more than one pitch, the remainder is payable on arrival.  Sorry we do not take card payments.

Booking is recommended for Bank Holidays and high season ie July and August

Bookings which are cancelled with less than 24 hours notice must be paid for.

Minimum Stay of two nights for Bank Holidays.


                               Birchbank Cottage 

                 Short Breaks from 3rd to 7th May

                          and 24th to 28th May 2021

                                  3 nights £250   

                         Birchbank Camping Site             

                   The  Camping Site is closed

                     and will re open on 17th May 2021



                        Please follow the web site

                           directions to  Birchbank  

                          (Local Area & Directions)

                    Stay on the A5092 until the top

                       of the hill past  Gawthwaite.

                     Do not turn onto the A5084 even

                      if your Sat Nav tells you to.


                    Sat Navs and Google maps are

                      sending visitors over  a track

                      which is not suitable for cars

                            or through three gates.


















Birchbank Cottage is available at the following times in 2021

January 2021
None available
February 2021
None available
March 2021
None available
April 2021 None available
May 2021
Short breaks 6th, 7th and 8th   and  24th to 28th
June 2021
None available
July 2021
Week beginning   17th,
August 2021 None available
September 2021
Weeks beginning 4th,  and 25th
October  2021
Weeks beginning  9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th
November  2021
Weeks beginning 6th, 13th, 20th,  and 27th
December 2021
Weeks beginning 4th, 11th, 17th, 24th and 31st

Contact details

T: 01229 885277
Birchbank, Blawith, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8EW