Cornerstones offers high quality accommodation in the heart of Ambleside. The owners have been careful to refurbish all the rooms to retain the traditional style and character features which follow throughout. These include the old slate floors, original pine woodwork and open fireplace, now with a cosy wood burning stove. Accommodating up to six guests and two dogs it offers flexible accommodation for a family who wish to enjoy a Lakeland holiday right in the heart of this attractive town.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Windermere|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Further details indoors|
Bedroom 1: Double bedroom with pine furniture and pretty fabrics en suite with shower cubicle, wash basin and WC.. Bedroom 2: Bunk bedroom with full size bunks, pine furniture and pretty fabrics. Bathroom: With shower over bath, hand basin and WC.
Gas centrally heated, Cornerstones comprises: Lounge: With woodburning stove (fuel not provided), TV, video, DVD and CD/hi-fi. Kitchen/diner: With excellent range of units including gas hob, electric double oven and grill, fridge, microwave and dishwasher. Utility room: With washer/dryer and freezer and useful hanging space for walking gear.
All gas, electric and bed linen included. Fuel for the wood burner not supplied. Cot and highchair available.
The Lake District conjures up images of magnificent mountains and shimmering lakes and that is exactly what visitors find here. In fact the whole county of Cumbria is home to some of Britain's most beautiful scenery. This region has been a favourite all year round holiday destination for years and apart from its natural beauty it's also packed with lots of attractions and activities that cater for every kind of holidaymaker, from family holidays to romantic breaks for couples and from those who are looking for lots of activities and sports to those that prefer more gentle country pursuits. The Lake District National Park lies at the heart of Cumbria and contains well known and much loved holiday destinations such as Windermere, Bowness, Ambleside, Coniston and Grasmere, here there are lots of charming Lakeland villages to discover and visitor attractions for all the family. The northern and western lakes have miles of untouched natural rugged beauty and rural villages as well as being home to the historic northern lakes town of Keswick with its many shops, pubs and restaurants; providing a great holiday base. Other areas to discover include the Eden Valley, Cartmel peninsula, south east Cumbria and the Carlisle and Hadrian's Wall area; all equally beautiful and very handy for day trips into the lakes.
Ambleside is one of the most popular towns in the Lake District. At the foot of the Kirkstone Pass and the gateway to the Langdales it is surrounded by beautiful scenery and is the perfect location for any Lakeland holiday. The town has a number of shops, pubs and visitor attractions as well as easy access to Grasmere, Kendal and Windermere. There are countless walks that can be enjoyed from the town both easy and strenuous! Be sure to visit Stockghyll Force, a spectacular 70ft waterfall just a short walk from the town centre. For a more adventurous ramble you can trek to the summit of Jenkins Crag for fabulous views of Ambleside.