Santon Village, Cumbria

Welcome to Gable Cottage, Santon Village Nr Wasdale, Cumbria

Gable Cottage is a fabulous traditional 3 bedroom holiday cottage in the Lake District offering luxury self catering accommodation for couples and small families.

Nestling at the southern end of Wasdale in the English Lake District, Gable Cottage is a 200 year old cottage with gorgeous original features and uninterrupted views of the Wasdale mountains.

Recently refurbished to provide modern comfort,Gable cottage is equipped with three bedrooms to sleep four to six people.

With stunning views of the Wasdale fells, the cottage is a wonderful starting point for hundreds of walks, either on the high fells or along the banks of the River that flows past the pub at Santon Bridge.


The Santon Bridge Inn is just a 10 minute walk away and hosts the International “Greatest Liar” competition towards the end of the year. It also serves good food and fine ale. Wasdale (5 mins drive) also boasts England’s deepest lake (Wastwater), highest mountain (Scafell) and smallest church (St Olaf’s).

Eskdale is another lovely valley, only 5 minutes drive away, with hundreds of river and mountain walks. It also houses a terminus for the Ravenglass and Eskdale Steam Railway – a popular miniature railway that travels seven scenic miles to the coastal fishing village of Ravenglass. Muncaster Castle, Gardens and Owl Centre is also 15 minutes away and has lots going on all year round.