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Woodpecker Cottage

from £86 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

Excellent 5/5

28 reviews

from £86 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

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Woodpecker Cottage sits in a beautiful landscape

Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

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Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

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

Woodpecker Cottage is a new, stylish modern holiday home that accommodates up to 4 guests in two bedrooms and affords spectacular views over the lake and fells.

Furnished and equipped to a high standard of comfort and style, you step into the spacious contemporary open plan lounge, kitchen and dining area displaying the spectacular views through large patio windows.

The family bathroom and bedroom 2 are also located from the ground floor.

A large patio to the front of the Cottage allows you to take full advantage of the sun and gives you plenty of space to relax or dine al fresco; a barbeque is also available for your use.

You can relax in the hot tub on the terrace and enjoy the vista.

We pay attention to detail to ensure your stay is enjoyable and stress free, whatever kind of holiday you are planning; walking, sight seeing, cycling, trekking or just plain relaxing, you will find the perfect home from home here.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Manchester, Nearest railway: Preston
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire
General Central heating, TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Furniture Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Lancashire region

You'll be inspired by the beauty and variety in Lancashire. Discover cosy eco-retreats and country escapes or find your family fun in Lancashire - perhaps through the stories of our rich heritage. Let Lancashire inspire you in your own way.

Discover an area bursting with historical sites, beautiful countryside and so much to see and do, Lancashire has it all, an area steeped in history and fascinating facts and discover for yourself the secrets Lancashire holds.

If you are visiting with the family, we've got plenty of ideas on things to do, places to see and family friendly events to attend taking place in Lancashire. From really wild animal attractions and thrilling theme parks to modern and historical attractions with hands-on family activities – you'll find plenty to choose from.

When it comes to a relaxing short break in the country, Lancashire has it all. From Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, to gourmet restaurants and relaxing spas, or why not enjoy our beautiful rural landscapes from a walking or cycling trail?

Visit Lancashire - where life feels good.

Preston

Woodpecker Cottage is a beautifully located self-catering cottage holiday in Whitechapel, Lancashire, there is something for everyone on offer; you can simply relax and take in the breathtaking views, watching the wildlife or for a day out there's lots to do right on the doorstep or if you would like to venture a little further with easy access to the main roads and the M6 the choices are endless.

Located at the bottom of Beacon Fell Country Park, If you like the outdoors, then this is definitely for you; there is walking for all abilities including tramper trails, with wildlife in abundance, walking is a pleasure, whatever the weather. For those who like a break along the way, we are surrounded by beautiful villages with quaint tea shops, traditional pubs which can be planned into your walk to offer a welcome rest and maybe bite to eat.

The cottage is equi distant between the towns of Longridge and the market town of Garstang, with lots of small quaint shops, including the odd supermarket, Garstang has a weekly market on the High Street every Thursday. For local fresh produce pay a visit to the Barton Grange Garden Centre where you can browse round their fantastic Food Hall which always has something a little different on offer.

Lancaster is just thirty minutes away, and is a truly historic city with the Castle and Prison especially worth a visit, along with the Museum, Tropical Butterfly House, Dukes Theatre, and summer plays held in Williamson Park.

If eating out is your pleasure, there is a wide range of really good restaurants, including ones offering gourmet dinners, and traditional pubs within a few miles; many are suitable for children.

If you fancy the coast the Fylde coast is only half an hour away with many walks, the beach, many activities and characteristic places to look around the quirky shops and have a walk along the front, such as Lytham St Annes.

During the summer months there are many village fetes, country shows, and many Country homes with beautiful gardens which are often opened to the public, these traditional events and beautiful locations really show the character of Lancashire

And if you want to take a taste of Lancashire home with you, there are many traditional Lancashire farmers' market where the local characters will be only too happy to give you advice on how to cook your ostrich meat or to suggest what goes best with your chutney, talking of chutney we have the privilege to be the home of some of the county's finest cheese makers, you can have a look around, there is even the crumbly cheese walk, a steady 6 mile walk where you can venture

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Review 1-10 of 28

22 Apr 2014

5/5

"Fantastic!"

A beautiful cottage which is well looked after and in a great spot. Very comfortable and was not overlooked at all when using hot tub. Owners were very helpful and friendly from booking onwards. Hope to return!!

16 Feb 2014

5/5

"Fantastic"

Beautiful modern cottage in countryside. Perfect place for a quiet weekend away. Hot-tub was simply superb! Warm welcome with fresh eggs was a nice touch as well. Plan on coming again. Only negative was that the bed was too small for me (6ft 4 tall) but that is a problem in most places.

2 Dec 2013

5/5

"fantastic cottage and location"

fantastic cottage in ideal location in froest of bowland and for trios to coast / lakes. High quality and great jacuzzi. Very private and not overlooked.

We always endeavour to make our guests stay a special one, glad you enjoyed yourselves. We look forward to welcoming your sister, a booking made on the back of your referral, thank you

19 Jun 2013

5/5

"A hidden gem - beautiful cottage in glorious part of the world... Reluctant to share!!"

Stayed here for a week in May when the weather was typically "Lancashire" even on a dull grey day the cottage is bright and airy with wonderful views and the visiting bird population never ceased to entertain... Fresh eggs on arrival from the resident hens were delicious! A couple of footpaths are easily accessible from the cottage to the nearby Beacon Fell or a short car ride to the delights of Parlick and the fells. Beautiful part of the world. Will be going back and look forward to the re-opening of a couple of pubs that weren't available on our first visit. We ate in quite a lot to avoid driving which was actually quite nice - good provisions on offer in Garstang or the nearby Barton Grange Farm Shop and the kitchen well equipped so all rather nice and laid back. It's a lovely new build set behind a row of houses (none of which you can see from the cottage) and finished to a high standard ie underfloor heating, mood lighting and some really nice features. A truly special stay!

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay it means we are doing our job right :) The landscape and wildlife are a joy to watch and never cease to amaze, we hope to see you back at the cottage again.

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    Calendar last updated:31 Aug 2015

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