This semi-detached bungalow is just ten minutes' walk from the centre of the Lake District town of Keswick and sleeps four people in two bedrooms. High Doat is a semi-detached bungalow set on a small hillside just a few minutes' walk from the Lake District town of Keswick. With one double bedroom, one twin and a family bathroom, this cottage can sleep up to four people. Also within the cottage are a fitted kitchen with a summer room cum dining room and a sitting room with a gas fire. To the outside of this cottage is off road parking for 2 cars a front garden and an enclosed rear garden with patio area, garden furniture and BBQ as well as a... garage for storing bikes. Wonderfully located in the centre of the Lake District National Park and within walking distance of the town centre, High Doat is a superb cottage all year round.
Amenities: Gas central heating with gas fire in sitting room. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV, DVD, radio, selection of books/DVD/games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen inc. in rent. Cot available. Off road parking for 2 cars. Front garden, plus enclosed rear garden with patio area, garden furniture and BBQ. Garage for storing bikes. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 10 mins walk.
Region: Impressive mountains, open fells and clear-water lakes, the Lake District has it all. From walking in the mountains to exhilarating watersports or just a gentle cruise on a steam-powered yacht, Cumbria is the perfect holiday destination.
Town: The town of Keswick is the holiday centre of the north of the Lake District and has plenty to offer the visitor at any time of year. The town boasts numerous shops and restaurants to suit all tastes, as well as offering miniature golf, excellent parks, the famous Theatre by the Lake, a charming cinema and great fishing opportunities, whilst the beautiful lake of Derwent Water at the head of the stunning Borrowdale Valley is onlya few minutes' walk from the town centre. From a gentle countryside ramble to a challenging hike up Skiddaw or the famous Cat Bells, there really is something for everyone. With plenty of attractions for the kids, lovely parks, the Theatre by the Lake, and Trotters' World of Animals this is a great Lakeland destination whatever the time of year.
All prices are inclusive of the booking fee. Winter Short Breaks (WSB) are available at many properties in the "Winter" period - subject to availability. Extra nights are charged pro rata of the weekly rental. Off Season Breaks (OSB) are available at many properties in parts of the "Low" and "Mid" periods - subject to availability. The price for a 3 night break is either 75% of the normal weekly rental or, if it is higher, the quoted Winter Short Break price. Extra nights are charged pro rata of the weekly rental. OSBs can be booked within a calendar month of the start date of the holiday. "Last Minute Breaks" (LMB) are available at most properties throughout the "LOW", "MID", "HIGH", "PEAK", "XMAS" and "NEW YEAR" periods. The price for a 3 night break is either 65% of the normal weekly rental or, if it is higher, the quoted Winter Short Break price. Extra nights are charged pro rata of the weekly rental. LMBs can be booked within one week of the start date of the holiday.
Clean, comfortable, good location, 10 mins walk from town centre, good view of mountains. Nicely positioned bench in garden if you have the weather to be able to use it. We enjoyed our stay and would highly recommend.
lovely clean well kept cottage with superb views and quiet locat
Left on 05/22/2013 for a stay in February 2013 | david ratcliffe
We went this february for my wifes birthday easy to book and find and were greeted with a lovely note ad a fruit cake by the owners.
we have been going to the keswick area each year for approx 15 years and this one of the most welcoming cosy cottages we have been to.
an easy 10 minute walk into keswick.
the views from the front are superb and it is situated in a good quiet area.
it is a lovely home from home and is superb value for money.
we loved high doat and will be going again
Gawler East South Australia
High Doat is hgh value
Left on 09/05/2012 for a stay in May 2012 | Malcolm
This accommodation made our stay in the UK from australia one of the best yet as it empowered us to get out and about the lake District when we wanted with easy parking, good central location to Keswick for walking into town or just rambling. Cottage is well maintained and provided us with all of our needs, the one exception was a lack of bath towels that we had to purchase locally. We would definitely recommend to couples or families.
Outstanding and excellent views.
Left on 01/12/2012 for a stay in November 2011 | Val Thompson
Both my husband and myself really enjoyed this property it had lots of good things going for it. Nicely tucked away in a quiet area with easy access to all walks,town and pubs. On our arrival to the property the owners left milk,teabags and a cake which was really nice. The bungalow was well equiped clean spacious and lovely views. So overall excellent.
Mrs Y Burgess
Couldn't be bettered.
Left on 12/02/2011 for a stay in October 2011 | Mrs Y Burgess
Beautiful, cosy bungalow - a home from home with everything you could need. Very quiet location with fantastic views but within easy walking distance of the town centre. You could even park a little closer to town if you were lucky (maybe not in high season though.
The garden would be a lovely place in good weather to have your meal. Nothing to dislike at all.
Left on 08/26/2011 for a stay in June 2011 | joyce
lovely place all round value for money /location /and place first class
We could quite happily live here and move in tomorrow.
Left on 08/24/2011 for a stay in May 2011 | Mr Brear
We absolutely loved High Doat. It is the first time we have stayed anywhere and have planned a return stay within days of coming home.
It was so much more than expected absolutely superb
Left on 05/06/2011 for a stay in March 2011 | Pauline Saiger
This cottage is very highly recommended it is furnished to a very high standard with everything in pristeen condition. The only downside and there is only one it is very steep access to the property for elderly people as we are. Fortunately we have a disabled badge hence we were able to park free of charge in town which we had to do but apart from that we would rate this as superb.
A lovely house, close to Keswick.
Left on 03/10/2011 for a stay in January 2010 | Roberts
We enjoyed our stay in this house and found it convenient for Keswick and close to main roads for travelling about.
We would stay again when in the area.
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