The Hay Loft

Is a luxury one bedroomed cottage attached to the main house.  This property was the old stable block and has its own private entrance and outside seating area.

The cottage looks out to wonderful views across the countryside and fells. It is situated in a secluded, peaceful location on the Coast to Coast route on the edge of the village of Ennerdale.

The cottage has been extensively and sympathetically restored with every comfort in mind.  With comfortable and stylishly furnishings it has an informal and relaxed atmosphere to ensure you have everything you need for a relaxing and pampered stay with us.

The cottage has a comfortable living and eating area, with plenty to keep you entertained, board games, fully stocked bookshelf, and a television.

A separate well-equipped kitchen has everything you need including oven, induction hob, microwave, and fridge. A washing machine and dryer are available for use. 

The bedroom has a king size bed and is full of character which is emphasised by the impressive, exposed A-frame, loft doors and beautiful English oak staircase.

The staircase tells its own story made from reclaimed oak from an old bridge using a number of carvings designed by the local school children to show the migration of the salmon.

The comfortable seating area overlooks the gardens and fells beyond, you can sit and relax, read a book or plan your days ahead. The bedroom also has a TV.

The luxury en-suite bathroom has a beautiful, tiled floor, large walk-in shower cubical, fluffy towels and luxury toiletries. 

The Swift

The Swift is a Swift S-Pod 6 and is located in the garden at Longmoor Head with beautiful views across the Ennerdale Valley.  The S-Pod gives an ingenious compact living space, modern style, and exquisite luxury.  

The accommodation is suitable for two people and two children thanks to a cleverly designed raised bunk area, this innovative holiday unit fuses an open plan feel with an efficient footprint. It has a vaulted ceiling and is filled with natural light via the glass front aspects. The pod has a double bed and two double pull down beds. There is a seated outside patio area perfect for al fresco dining, evening drinks or simply enjoying the views.

Features include:

  • Fully equipped kitchen with a full oven, four burner hob and grill, microwave, fridge, cupboard space and sink
  • Under cupboard LED strip lighting
  • Copper finish taps and handles to kitchen units
  • Dining area with pull down double bed below bunk area
  • Twin or double bed accessed via a ladder with side lights
  • Full height single wardrobe and dressing area and mirror
  • Large fixed ‘L’ shaped sofa with an extra wide foldout bed and scatter cushions 
  • Large under-sofa storage space
  • Hard wearing vinyl floor
  • White switches and sockets with dedicated USB points
  • Wall mounted TV
  • Framed mirror with shelf and coat hooks.
  • Stylish feature pendant lights with Edison bulbs
  • Washroom - Large shower enclosure
  • Dual flush contemporary WC 
  • Vanity cupboard with sink 
  • Bathroom cabinet with mirror
  • Electric heated towel radiator
  • Shaver socket 

The accommodation at Longmoor Head is a 4-minute walk away from the village centre where you will find The Gather shop and cafe together with two local pubs who provide food. 


Because of our perfect location and our relaxed atmosphere, many guests settle into Longmoor Head as their base to discover the valley of Ennerdale as well as the beautiful western edge of the Lake District World Heritage site.

Simply book on line on the links below to make a booking with us at Longmoor Head.

The Hayloft - Ennerdale Bridge | The Hayloft - Ennerdale Bridge in Ennerdale Bridge (

The Swift - Ennerdale Bridge | The Swift - Ennerdale Bridge in Ennerdale Bridge (

All prices include a welcome pack home made cake and complementary teas and coffee.


Longmoor Head is a small holding with a small herd of Shorthorn Cattle.  There are two friendly dogs at the property.

Medium size dogs are welcome but must be kept under control at all times.