Hidden Cottage sits close to Coniston Water and is within walking distance of two excellent Lakeland Inns. Erected in the 18th Century and enjoying a wealth of original features this cosy cottage is ideal for a couple looking for a ‘hidden' getaway in the south of Lakeland. The elevated garden is particularly attractive with fine views of fields and woodland and has easy access to footpaths which lead to the lake, three miles and the village of Greenod, 200 yards. Inside the central lounge has a log burning stove and plenty of personal touches including board games and a good selection of DVD's providing extra entertainment for when the weather lets you down!
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Ulverston|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Further details indoors|
Bedroom: With double bed. Bathroom: With shower over bath, wash basin and WC.
Property has electric storage heating and comprises: Lounge/Diner: With log burning stove, (fuel available locally), TV and DVD. Kitchen: With electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washer/drier and microwave.
All electric and bed linen included. Travel cot and high chair 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.
Nestling at the head of Coniston Water, the pretty village of Coniston is surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery in the Lake District National Park and makes a superb base for touring, with Hawkshead, Ambleside and Windermere just a short drive away. Superb walking, mountain biking and climbing is available locally on Coniston Old Man and Wetherlam, and the lovely woodland trails at Grizedale Forest. For water sports enthusiasts the quiet lake is ideal for dinghy sailing and canoeing, whilst the less active can enjoy a leisure cruise on the beautiful steam yacht ‘Gondola'.