Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
The apartment is very well equipped with WIFI throughout and good quality furnishings offering a high standard of comfort and cleanliness. Consisting of the following rooms: Hallway, Large tastefully decorated true Lounge/Diner incorporating comfortable seating for four people, dining table and four chairs, Panasonic Viera LCD TV/DVD and CD player, large patio doors leading out on to the Balcony where you can sit and enjoy a glass of wine with a sunny aspect and views of Kendal Castle and beyond.
There is a separate high spec kitchen equipped with modern conveniences. The good sized bathroom has a bath with overhead power shower and a large storage cupboard. There are 2 Bedrooms, Bedroom 1 has 2 single beds and Bedroom 2 has 1 double bed.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Arnside 12 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Manchester International 90 km, Nearest railway: Kendal 100 m|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
Unfortunately, we cannot accept children under the age of six. This is due to the proximity of the apartment which is siutated on the first floor with a balcony.
For guests with walking difficultites there is no lift access within the building so there is no access for wheelchair users.
The Cumbria/Lake District
Kendal is called the "Gateway to the Lakes". Easy access to the Lakes and the surrounding villages are close by and can be reached by car, bus, or rail. There are excellent travel facilities for people wishing to travel without a car due to our excellent bus & rail timetables. Allocated private parking is available and is adjacent to the apartment next to the landscaped garden area.
Sporting Activities: There are two golf courses within a few minutes drive, Kendal Golf Club and Carus Green Golf Club, alternatively there is Windermere Golf club which is approximately a 15 minute drive. A full set of mens and a half set of ladies clubs are available for use from the owners of the apartment. Please advise upon booking.
Pitch and Putt is available at the park which is a two minute walk from the apartment.
There are swimming/spa facilities at the hotel located round the corner from the apartment. Horse riding is available in the village of Natland a five minute drive away.
Cycling paths are available throughout the Lake District. Grizedale forest is a great day out for the more energetic whether it be walking or cycling there is something for everyone.
For all other sporting facilities further details can be found in the folder in the apartment.
Where to Go in Kendal and The Lakes: A detailed programme of events is available for viewing in the apartment. (Please, contact owner for more information).
There are weekly markets that take place every Wednesday and Saturday in the market place together with a special Farmers Market which proves very popular and this is staged every last Friday of the month.
The Brewery Arts Centre is a good venue for live concerts, cinema, restaurant and outside entertainment. Kendal is also home to the Quaker Tapestry Exhibition, Abbot Hall Art Gallery, K Shoes and the famous Kendal Mint Cake.
Wordworth's homes Dove Cottage Grasmere and Rydal Mount are approximately a 30 minute drive away.
Beatrix Potters house is at Hill Top in Sawrey, and the Beatrix Potter Exhibition in Bowness is a great experience.
Blackwell Arts & Craft Home between Bowness and Newby Bridge.
John Ruskin's beautiful home at Brantwood Coniston. On Lake Coniston ride the Gondola steamboat and visit the Donald Campbell Museum.
Eating Out: Kendal is known for it's many restaurants, coffee shops, bakeries, deli's, bars. One of the best pubs in town The Castle Inn is located just around the corner from the apartment together with the opening of the Grade II listed Castle Diary which is open for light lunches, afternoon teas and evening meals (the oldest building in town and a very historical setting). There is also an excellent choice of takeaway food for those wishing to relax at home after a long days walking/cycling.
If eating in is your preference there are several supermarkets in Kendal. Morrison's and Aldi are the closest to the apartment and only two minutes away by car. There is also a petrol station at Morrisons. Dominoes Pizza, The Cottage fish & chip shop, Eastern Balti takeaway are also a two minute walk from the apartment.
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3 Mar 2014
"Modern cosy apartment a short walk from Kendal town centre"
We stayed at Dryslaters for two nights at beginning of March 2014 with our two children aged 8. Caroline the owner is a lovely friendly and helpful person with a good knowledge of the surrounding area… More
25 Feb 2014
We stayed for the February half term again. Still absolutely spot on! We had a great week even though the weather wasn't so kind this time. Looking forward to May...… More
3 Nov 2013
We've stayed here several times now (2 adults and one child (10)). We were here a week again for half term and as before all is excellent. Caroline is an excellent host - can't do enough to … More
22 Oct 2013
Myself, my partner and two friends stayed here for three nights while attending an arts festival in Kendal, and couldn't have asked for better accommodation. Not only was the apartment very clean… More
29 Sep 2013
"Really superb apartment"
I have just returned from a 3 day stay at this apartment with my friend. The attention to detail is absolutely staggering! Everything you need for your stay is provided. Extremely well presented, clea… More
16 Sep 2013
"Miss it - Miss out"
The pictures online don't do it justice! This charming flat is 'perfectly' clean and comfortable and Caroline meets and greets you and without fuss shows you how things work and has tho… More
17 Jul 2013
"SIMPLY THE MOST WONDERFUL PLACE TO STAY!"
My husband and I have travelled around the world and have a VERY high standard in where we stay. This property and Caroline (owner) is now our new "GOLD Standard" as she could not have been… More
5 Jul 2013
"Great stay in a great apartment"
Just spent six nights with our two young daughters in Kendal at this great central apartment. We were met by Caroline who showed us around the apartment and even took us on a quick tour of Kendal in … More
28 May 2013
"Relaxing Stay - Beautiful Apartment"
Have just spent a lovely extended weekend with extended family in this lovely apartment in Kendal. It has a delightful balcony adjacent to the lounge, perfect for a glass of wine in the evening. The … More
28 Jan 2013
"Beautiful apartment! brilliant service!"
Beautiful place to stay, brilliant little extras, bottle of wine and cake on arrival, cereals, milk and juice ready for the next days breakfast!Nice and quiet apartment, beautifuly decorated, and very… More
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