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Grove Farmhouse makes for a fantastic base for family gatherings and larger groups. We also offer short breaks during the off-peak seasons - perfect for weekends away with friends! Visit England 4 star Gold rating. Book online through our own website.
The house gives everyone plenty of space to do their own thing, and yet has a terrific homely ambience which is hard to beat. There are a wealth of period features and the house has an air of quirky charm, although modern-day conveniences have not been neglected either. The provision of solid wood furniture, luxurious sofas and beds, quality fixtures and fittings all work together to make Grove Farmhouse simply one of the nicest places to spend some time. Factor in the amazing location and spectacular views in all directions and you have a winner in every respect!
Ambleside is the ideal destination to enjoy all the beautiful English Lake District has to offer - from gentle walks or a leisurely boat trip, to adrenaline fuelled mountain biking and kayaking. There is something for everyone, along with a myriad of shops and restaraunts to explore too.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||2.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Manchester 150 km, Nearest railway: Windermere 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
•Four Star Gold Visit England Rated
•Friday Changeover day
•Short breaks available during off-peak seasons
•Price includes all bed linen, towels, heating, electricity & firewood
•3 bathrooms (2 en-suite)
•lounge & snug - each has a wood burning stove
•Wireless Internet Access
•Satellite TVs, DVD Player, X-Box & Games, iPod docking stereo
•Fully equipped kitchen including Rayburn range, microwave & dishwasher
•Utility with washing machine / tumble drier
•Private garden and BBQ area
•Centrally heated thoughout
•No smoking and no pets
|Further details outdoors|
There is ample parking directly outside the Farmhouse, and a private enclosed garden area complete with BBQ and picnic benches. Secure bike storage available.
Superb walking from the door to Red Screes and Wansfell, then come home to a real log fire!
All prices include bed linen, towels, electricity & heating. We also include logs for the fire & tablets for the dishwasher!
We do offer short breaks from time to time, as well as last minute booking discounts. Please contact us with
your requirements and we will do our best to help!
The Lake District - from dramatic fells to sleepy shores, this is nature at its most inventive. With England's five tallest mountains and deepest lake, two national parks, three areas of outstanding natural beauty and a wealth of flora and fauna, Cumbria's rich natural environment is simply unique. The landscape is a real wonder of nature. Impressive peaks rise grandly, reflected in still waters. At their feet, intriguing valleys lie waiting to be explored.
There is also a social landscape to explore that has been formed over thousands of years and continues to be shaped by modern culture. From poignant ruins and drover trails to local legends and literary works, the region's history and heritage has played a defining role in the county's identity. But in recent years, another dimension has been added to Cumbria's unique personality in the form of contemporary theatre and dance, street art and state of the art galleries .
Ambleside, at the head of Windermere and the foot of the Kirkstone Pass, is in the very heart of the Lake District with easy access to Grasmere, Keswick, Windermere and the Langdales.
There are numerous activities close by including:-
-Grizdale Forest – walks, mountain biking and Go Ape
-Langdale Valley - great for walking
-Windermere, Coniston & Ullswater – kayaking, sailing and boat trips
-Hill Top – the home of Beatrix Potter
-The Aquarium and Steam Railway at Lakeside
-Brockholes National Park Centre
-Huge range of shops and restaurants, plus 3 cinemas in Ambleside.