About this listing
Roeburnscar is a uniquely flexible cottage accommodating up to 9 persons. Set in ancient woodlands, on an organic farm with acres of exciting river valley to explore,it is the perfect place for a quiet holiday with family or friends. Green Tourism Gold standard. The valley and fields, woods, fells and river offer a wide variety of landscape, flora and fauna without even setting foot in your car.
Roeburnscar is a self catering, ground floor cottage for those looking for the perfect peaceful get away. It is on a beautiful organic farm just outside the village of Wray. There are 5 bedrooms split between main house (4 bedrooms sleeping 7 and flat sleeping 2). Great for family gatherings or group of friends.
Surrounded by ancient woodlands and herb rich hay meadows in the Roeburn valley. It is only 20 minutes from M6 but feels completely secluded with only the sound of wind in the trees, river and occasional owl hooting. Perfect for walkers, star gazers and country lovers.
15 mins. walk from tea rooms and 1 pub in beautiful Wray village.
Explore the bluebell woods or search for fossils in the river stones. Just put your feet up in front of the log fire and enjoy the ever changing view with passing buzzards and herons or enjoy the fresh air and sunshine on the verandah. Watch woodpeckers visiting the bird feeder or explore the woods to watch pied flycatchers and redstarts.
Experience the natural world away free from traffic noises and light pollution. Perfect for star gazing.
Well behaved dogs and children welcome and stabling available for 3 horses. Sorry no cats.
Roeburnscar is at the Northern edge of the Forest of Bowland AONB tucked away in the north-west corner of Lancashire, close to the border with Yorkshire and Cumbria. 15 mins. drive from the Yorkshire Dales or 30 mins. to the Lake District National Park.
Golf, fishing and swimming pool within 6 miles.
Daily prices shown are approximate and based on min. stay 2 nights from October-March, 3 nights April -March. Priority is given to over 3 night stays in peak, middle and high season. 4 nights min. at Xmas/New Year. Arrival time is anytime after 4pm and departure time anytime up to 10am unless advised differently. The house sleeps 7 in main house (4 bedrooms comprising of 1 superking, 2 twins, 1 single ) and 2 in flat (double bed). House manual sent after booking by airbnb. Towels provided for 7 night stays and over.
The whole 200 acre farm is available to explore with maps available for local walks. Anywhere around the house and garden is accessible for guests but we do advise young children to be supervised outside. The river and it's valley are within easy access of house and provides many walks.
Interaction with guests
We (Jane McArthur and Rod Everett) are almost always available. We always endeavour to meet our guests and give them any local information if needed.
This area has a variety of beautiful areas to explore: wooded valleys, hills, coastal walks, limestone scenery, RSPB Leighton Moss and Silverdale, Lakes and Dales and Forest of Bowland AONB. The local pub a short walk away means that everyone can enjoy a drink with their meal. The Bridge House Tea Rooms serve delicious lunches and teas. There are many places to eat outside the village: Kirkby Lonsdale , the Lune Valley, High and Low Bentham.
There is a local bus from the village that goes to Lancaster or Kirkby Lonsdale.
Other things to note
Our wood fired boiler will be attended to daily.
Towels provided only for 7 nights and over.
We welcome pets-please let us know in advance but sorry, no cats.
Please leave our beautiful house as you found it on your arrival. Arrival time is anytime after 4. pm and anytime up to 10. am.
No teenage groups, stag or hen parties.
Roeburnscar is on a working farm, although away from the main farm buildings, please respect the farm animals, wildlife and keep away from farm machinery. No smoking in house- only outside. Some pets on request -no cats. The biomass boiler is attended to daily.
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.