The Bothy sleeps four and is ideal for a family, with many attractions located nearby, there is an abundance of activities to keep you all entertained during your holiday. Your pets are also very welcome to come along too.
Located in the Lake District National Park at the foot of the Kentmere Valley, half way between the popular village of Windermere and the traditional county town of Kendal, both located only 5 miles away. The location is ideally suited for those wishing to leave the car behind and explore the fells and mountain by foot or bike. For those wishing to explore Lancashire and Yorkshire by car the M6 Motorway is only a 15 m...inute drive away.
The village of Staveley is only one mile away and has numerous shops, pubs and cafes for you to enjoy an afternoon tea in after a long day walking or a romantic evening meal. There is also a bike hire shop in the village and a brewery.
Situated in an elevated position with
superb panoramic 360 degree views, this development of four cottages sit
around the central farmhouse. The Byre sleeps 5, The Stables and The Hayloft sleep 2 and The Bothy which sleeps 4. The
four properties date back to the 17th century and are traditionally
constructed with local stone and slate, each has its own garden and
private parking . Inside the cottages are individually and tastefully decorated to make the most of the rustic beams and slate construction. All four properties can be booked together for parties of up to 13.
The Bothy is set over 2 floors and is heated by oil fired central heating and a wood burning stove and comprises:
Open plan lounge with wood burning stove, TV with DVD player, dining area and kitchen with electric oven and hob, microwave and fridge.
Bathroom with Shower, handbasin and WC.
First Floor: Double bedroom with spectacular views.
Enclosed garden with garden furniture and barbeque.
All bed linen and initial supply of logs provided.
Electric charged on departure.
Cot and highchair available.
Ample private parking.
The cottage has an abundance of space to store your muddy boots and waterproofs after a long day exploring the surrounding fells.
There is a communal utility room with coin operated washing machine and tumble dryer, and a selection of books, games and videos.
Additional amenities include: wood burning stove yes, pet friendly, october half term availability, budget cottages, parking facilities: private parking, bedrooms 2: 1, no. bathrooms: 1, changeover saturday, pets yes, no smoking, seasonal promotionals, may half term availability, christmas and new year availability, visit britain 3*, bathrooms 1: 1, easter availability, february half term availability, no. bedrooms: 2, valentine availability, open fire/stove: wood burning stove, this months bargains, south lakes, summer school holidays, budget holidays, garden or outdoor area, pets yes: 1 dog, sleeps 4, pets yes: 2 dogs, star grading: 3*, price d from £350 pw, pets yes: 3 dogs.Read more
All prices include all taxes, gas, electric and bed linen. Please check property description to see if towels, logs, coal and cots are included free of charge or at a supplement. If a pet friendly property, the charge is £20 per pet per week/part week. Please telephone or email us for short break availability and prices.
Left on 01/08/2012 for a stay in December 2011 | Julie
Our cottage was compact but warm and cosy - just what was needed on a wet, cold day (in fact week!). Literally two up and two down, the bathroom and toilet were a little inconveniently positioned on the ground floor whilst the bedrooms were upstairs. That said, the cottage was very well equipped (even for cooking a Christmas dinner)and had everything we wanted. Our only criticism was that, for family viewing, the TV was ridiculously small...and we had brought lots of Dvds for those long winter evenings that just didn't get watched. The location was everything we had imagined...the farm is in the middle of the fells and everywhere we looked was beautiful unspoilt scenery. We could walk our dog in a variety of directions although he did need to be on a lead most of the time because of the sheep - but there are walks nearby where dogs can be off the lead, so just ask the owners. The owners were friendly and welcoming and responded instantly when the kitchen light bulb went in the middle of cooking Christmas dinner! We loved the location. We needed a family sized TV.
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