A farm in Cumbria is providing vacation lodging that is good for horse lovers.
Greenbank Farm, positioned in Cartmel on the very outskirts of the Lake District Nationwide Park, has launched what they are saying is the “greatest sleepover ever” for horse-mad holidaymakers.
After lately changing a few of their steady buildings, company can now sleep in bunk beds proper subsequent to one in every of their resident Fresian horses or a Shetland pony, sharing a self-catering steady for the night time.
Every steady keep is provided with a double and single bunk mattress, a mini kitchen and an en suite bathe and moist room.
Whereas the horse has a big area with computerized waterfeeder, hay nets, plus meals buckets to permit company handy feed them at meal occasions.
Those that are fortunate sufficient to assert the highest bunk will be capable of stroke the horse and bond with a provide of treats.
And people involved the horse may preserve them awake, the steady has been divided by a clear room divider that permits you to see into their part of the steady always whereas conserving a peaceable distance.
The lodging additionally comes stocked with a luxurious grooming kits for individuals who wish to spend further time attending to know their new room mate – and you’ll even get entangled with mucking out if you happen to actually wish to get your palms soiled.
(Picture: Greenbank Farm Holidays)
There’s additionally masses to do outdoors of the steady too. The traditional village of Cartmel has a long-standing hyperlink with horses – with the custom of racing right here began by the monks from the native priory within the 12th century.
At the moment, Cartmel has distinguished racecourse set in opposition to the backdrop of the Lakeland fells, whereas the village is house to numerous cosy pubs and unbiased boutiques and eating places alongside its slender winding streets.
And perched on the sting of the nationwide park, it is the right base to discover the wonders of the Lake District. Pony trekking isn’t included in the price of the keep, however will be organized by the farm topic to availabilty.
A keep on the steady prices £250 per night time and will be booked on-line through the Greenbank Farm web site.
Greenbank Farm steady stays are simply over an hour and a half from Manchester, relying on the place you are travelling from.
The reserving contains free parking, entry to the golf course plus free wifi. All bookings are on a self catering foundation.