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View from top patio acroos rooftop to Landales

Cottage | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 9

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
  • Car advised

A large detached 16th Century cottage. Sleeping 6 in 3 bedrooms, with bathroom and shower room, or 9 in 5 bedrooms with extra shower room. A rural retreat close to Ambleside - 10 minutes walk. Sympathetically furnished to a high standard. 4* Certificate

Parking for 2 cars plus smaller one in car port. Private single track lane, one property beyond us

Ideal for walking groups or families. Possible under occupancy rates out of season.

Sky freeview, telephone, WIfi

Beautiful, sunny terraced garden; some rooms and top patio have views to the Langdales.

Walks to the fells from the door. Ambleside 10 minutes walk with restaurants, shops, pubs, cafes, cinemas, churches. Visitor attractions within easy reach by bus and car. Boating on the lake, tennis and crazy golf in the village; golf not far away. Beatrix Potter house and attraction within 20 minutes drive. Quiet location. Suitable for walkers and families.

Full of character, but surprisingly light and spacious; original oak beams with good ceiling heights. Sitting areas in main bedrooms with sofas. Additional dressing/sitting area with small tv to 1st bedroom (and ensuite shower room.)

Newly equipped kitchen, 5 ring gas hob, circotherm oven. Microwave; dishwasher; washing machine; tumble dryer, fridge, freezer (additional large fridge with 5 bedrooms)

Lounge with flat screen tv, dvd player, dining area seats 6; also separate dining room seating 9.

Children welcome - pets by arrangement £20 per week

Studio/sitting area, ideal for younger members of the family to lounge around and play their music when booking 5 bedrooms

Size Sleeps up to 9, 5 bedrooms
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest railway: Winderemere
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (3), Double beds (3), Cots (2), Dining seats for 9, Lounge seats for 9
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking

The Cumbria/Lake District

The Lake District National Park is one of the most beautiful areas in England - at any time of year. The Lakes and fells offer breathtaking scenery. Get away from the bustling villages, which are lovely to return to for shopping and sampling local food at the end of the day. The area is ideal for families and walking groups, offering all levels of walking from gentle strolls along the river or lakeside, to extreme climbs.

Restaurants, cafes and tea shops abound in the towns and villages, the perfect place to relax and unwind at the end of the day

The area is famed for sheep rearing, the local breed being the Herdwick, the wool of which is used amongst other things in carpets and loft insulation. The local lamb is truly delicous

There are so many places of interest in the area that you will want to return again and again. The lakes offer boat trips and boat hire. There are numerous National Trust and other properties to visit. Play golf or tennis. Swim at a Leisure Centre

Or why not just relax for part of your holiday, enjoying the fabulous garden and a barbecue

Garside's butcher in Ambleside is recommended as is Matthew's Bistro


The Lake District National Park, Cumbria, covers a large area with many lakes and low and high fells

Winderemere, Bowness on Winderemere, Grizedale Forest, Grasmere, Hawkshead and Coniston are all within a few miles of Ambleside, offering visitors varied and interesting galleries, museums and visitor attractions.

Kendal is he nearest larger town.

There are National Trust properties in the area, together with other houses and gardens to visit.

There are cycle routes on the fells as well as walks too numerous to mention here

Winderemere is home to Lakeland's main store and also to Booths splendid supermarket

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Review 1-5 of 5

28 Feb 2014


"A really comfortable, homely cottage with excellent facilities"

We stayed here for a long weekend in early February and were immediately impressed by the warm, homely nature of the cottage, It's actually two cottages knocked together and this gives the place … More

Thank you for your lovely comments. So pleased you enjoyed the cottage and felt at home. We hope to see you again.

As a point of interest, it is only one original cottage which has been extended into the adjoining barn, providing the additional ground floor bedrooms, ground floor shower room and first floor Studio.

As you say, lots of cosy places to hide away!

27 Feb 2014


"Book it!!"

We stayed at Seathwaite Cottage for the weekend in January. As soon as we arrived and stepped foot inside the cottage we all felt instantly at home. It really is a beautiful place. The cottage boasts… More

19 Sep 2013


"Stunning Cottage"

After staying in various cottages for 9 years this is by far the most comfortable, lovely and clean cottage we have stayed in. The little touches of the owners thinking of everything was wonderful. We… More

7 Sep 2013


"A very nice cottage, well maintained."

Seathwaite Cottage is in a lovely location, approx 10 min walk downhill to Ambleside village, but 20 min way back as very steep hill. A bit of a struggle with a pushchair. The Cottage is surrounded … More

20 Aug 2013


"Everything we expected and much more!"

Beautiful spacious cottage which made it ideal for the children and adults to have their own space yet at the same time felt cosy. Seathwaite Cottage is truly a home from home; full of lovely painting… More

Review 1-5 of 5

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