Cottage Tariff

Here are the weekly prices for the cottage in 2018, the start day is on a Saturday but is flexible from November to March.


Period Price
 6th January - 23rd  March 2018
24th March - 30th March 2018
31st March - 6th April 2018
7th April  - 25th May 2018 £330
26th May -  1st June  2018 £420
2nd June  - 6th July 2018
7th July  - 27th  July  2018 £420
28th July  - 31st August  2018 £450
1st September  - 14th September 2018
15th September - 5th October 2018 £360

6th October - 19th October 2018


20th October - 2nd November 2018
3rd November   - 21st December 2018
 22nd December 2018 -  4th January 2019


  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: £160,  3 nights £200,  Extra night: £30

Short Breaks are available in Spring and Autumn starting on a Saturday or Tuesday    3 nights:  £240,  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 £12.50 per night
Extra Person or car

        £2 per night

Two man tent with no car                                                
        £6 per night
Electric Hook up    £3.50 per night

         £1 per night

Minimum stay of 2 nights for Bank Holidays  


A deposit of £12.50 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



                               Birchbank Cottage 

                        3 night breaks £200  from

                              1st December 2018

                        1st November 3 nights £210


                         Birchbank Camping Site             

                         Re opens 1st May 2018

                        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 2018

January All dates available   
February Weeks beginning 3rd, 10th and from 22nd
March Weeks beginning  3rd, 10th,17th and 24th
April Weeks beginning 14th, 21st and 28th
May Week beginning 12th 
June Week beginning  9th 
July No dates available
August No dates available
No dates available
Week beginning 13th,
Closed for refurbishment until 17th December
Dates from 27th

Contact details

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