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Elm Lodge - view of the house from the east
Elm Lodge - luxury panelled dining room for all guests
Elm Lodge - fantastic room with full sized billiards table
Elm Lodge - velvet blue sofas in the morning room
Elm Lodge - relax in the wonderfully light conservatory with garden outlook
Elm Lodge - sit back in the bubbles of the hot tubs
Elm Lodge - fully equipped kitchen includes island
Elm Lodge - comfy seating area in the kitchen
Elm Lodge - kitchen table for informal meals and breakfasts
Elm Lodge - lovely romantic 4 poster bed
Elm Lodge - beautiful free standing bath with garden views
Elm Lodge - as seen from the west
Elm Lodge - exquisite design with beautiful feature windows
Elm Lodge - pretty floral decor and access to en suite
Elm Lodge - breakfast in bed
Elm Lodge - original features include high ceilings and fireplaces
Elm Lodge - spacious triple room
Elm Lodge - touches of colour make all of the bedrooms different
Elm Lodge - cool twin
Elm Lodge - traditional windows for panoramic views
Elm Lodge - little twin in the eaves
Elm Lodge - ideal family room includes bunks and cot
Elm Lodge - sleigh bed
Elm Lodge - family bathroom with roll top bath
Elm Lodge - gorgeous tiles in the cloakroom
Elm Lodge - the fabulous floral loo
Elm Lodge - an en suite bathroom
Elm Lodge - celebrate Christmas
Elm Lodge - Walking on Howgill Fells above Ravenstonedale
Elm Lodge - the whole of the grounds
Elm Lodge - aerial photo showing the drive and front gate
Elm Lodge - stunning formal gardens outside the conservatory
Elm Lodge - an aerial view of the house and gardens
Elm Lodge - looking up to the house from the entrance drive
Elm Lodge - luxury panelled dining room for all guests
Elm Lodge - fantastic room with full sized billiards table
Elm Lodge - velvet blue sofas in the morning room
Elm Lodge - relax in the wonderfully light conservatory with garden outlook

Elm Lodge, Ravenstonedale, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria

Sleeps 11 - 26 11 Bedrooms 26 Dining

Large country house near Kirkby Stephen sleeping 26 with hot tubs and a games room for family celebrations and intimate weddings

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Elm Lodge, Ravenstonedale, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, sleeps 11 - 26 in 11 bedrooms.

This newly renovated country holiday house near Ravenstonedale is a great choice for multi generation families and friends gathering for a celebration or a wedding. Situated in the Yorkshire Dales adjacent to the Lake District, it is hard to imagine a better backdrop for a holiday or weekend away. And there's good road access, a consideration for bringing together those travelling from different parts of the UK.

On arrival, it is hard to not be impressed by the sweeping driveway, glorious mature gardens and handsome exterior of Elm Lodge. Inside, the story continues with fantastic design that has retained many original features but created luxurious yet comfortable living accommodation. In short, the perfect combination of traditional and contemporary.

There are so many highlights at Elm Lodge. The morning room is a light space with huge picture windows and the most exquisite blue velvet sofas, a lovely spot to enjoy afternoon tea next to the log burning stove. Alternatively why not relax in the wood panelled drawing room, sitting areas in the kitchen or the conservatory provide lots of choice for mixed age groups. The stunning billiards room is a great place for family friendly, or even serious, competition between friends. 2 hot tubs provide all important relaxation in the pretty courtyard.

Elm Lodge is the ideal option for weddings. There is enough room to host an intimate wedding for 30 inside although with the space available outside, up to 100.

Bedrooms at Elm Lodge are perfect for unwinding at the end of a busy day. All rooms are spacious, individually styled many with high ceilings, big windows and opulent soft furnishings. 6 have en suite facilities with high quality fittings. The roll top bath in the family bathroom has to be a favourite, as does the other freestanding bath with garden views. Not to forget the Victorian floral loo.

The area is a paradise for cyclists and walkers with loads of trails close to Kirkby Stephen. Ravenstonedale is lucky to have 2 pubs, just a stroll from Elm Lodge. Kirkby Stephen is a quaint little town with cute cobbled streets and interesting shops. Ask about fishing, horse riding and golf courses nearby.


Dog Friendly

Up to 4 well behaved dogs accepted.


WiFi is available throughout, superfast broadband arriving in March.


Fully equipped kitchen includes island and dishwasher, as well as a breakfast table and seating area. Utility room has a 2nd dishwasher.

Dining Room

Wood panelled formal dining for guests, seating 26. Outside seating for barbecues and al fresco meals.

Sitting Room

The morning room has beautiful velvet sofas and large windows with garden views. Separate drawing room with seating for everyone and conservatory.

TV and Music Facilities

Large TV in morning room, drawing room and small TV in small sitting room.

Games Room

Games room with full sized billiards table.

Heating and Open Fires

Centrally heated. Wood burning stove in the drawing room and morning room.


11 bedrooms, 7 king sized (2 with 4 poster beds), 2 twin rooms, 2 are family rooms for 4. 6 have en suite facilities.


High quality bed linen and bathroom towels are included.


9 bathrooms: 6 are en suites, 2 family bathrooms and a cloakroom. Combination of showers and freestanding baths.

Children's Facilities

High chair and cot are provided.


15 acres of woodland and pastures. Formal gardens with small pond. Croquet lawn, 2 hot tubs, outside seating. Charcoal BBQ and pizza oven.


Plenty of off road secure parking.


No smoking please.

Booking Information

Only full week booking during peak school holidays. A £500 damage deposit is payable on arrival and will be repaid within 48 hours of departure. Change over days are Monday and Friday.

Show Availability

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Elm Lodge

Please contact the owner for availability dates

Weekly Price
From £6750
2 Night Weekend
From £3050
3 Night Weekend
From £3750
Midweek per night
From £4550


Located in the village of Ravenstonedale and 10 minutes from Kirkby Stephen. Beween Yorkshire Dales and Lake District. Newcastle 1 hour 30 minutes and Leeds under 2 hours. A66 and M6 road access.

  • Kirkby Stephen (10 minutes by car) Kendal (30 minutes by car) Sedbergh (20 minutes by car).
  • Kirkby Stephen has a Spar and Co-op Food.
  • The King's Head (3 mins walk), The Black Swan - an award winning gastro pub (4 mins walk) and The Fat Lamb (5 mins by car) Ravenstonedale.
  • Newcastle and Carlisle.
  • Kirkby Stephen.
  • Regular local buses between Kirkby Stephen and Ravenstonedale.

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This venue is available for Weddings

Elm Lodge for weddings - dining room for intimate wedding celebration dinners
Elm Lodge for weddings - beautiful venue from an aerial perspective


Cumbrian wedding reception venue in luxury country house with accommodation. Intimate celebrations up to 30 inside or 100 in marquee in the grounds. Exquisite gardens for photos. Make a weekend of it.

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Please contact the owner for availability dates.

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