Ruskin Lodge, Limefitt Park
Lodge | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Welcome to Ruskin Lodge the perfect getaway! Situated in an idyllic peaceful location on 5 star Limefitt Park at Troutbeck near Windermere one of the Lake District's most beautiful valleys.
Sited on the Wansfell area of the park enjoying fantastic views from its open and elevated position. A privately owned contemporary stylish design pine lodge, with 2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms, providing spacious luxury self-catering accommodation for up to 4 people plus cot. I regret I am unable to accept pets at Ruskin Lodge.
The lodge has gas central heating, double glazing and is equipped with all modern conveniences making it suitable for all year round use. To take advantage of the unspoiled spectacular views there is an extensive south facing decked area with patio furniture for alfresco dining.
Ruskin Lodge has a spacious open-plan living/dining area, which is modern and bright. Double french doors open out onto the decking.The lounge consists of 2 leather sofas, coffee table and a feature electric fireplace. For your entertainment there is a 42 inch wall mounted flat screen TV with integrated freeview, free wi fi, CD/iPod docking station and a small selection of DVD's/CD's.
There is a beautiful well equipped kitchen, with marble worktops, gas hob, double electric oven, dishwasher, microwave and washer/drier in hall cupboard. The large sheesham wood dining table with leather chairs seats 6 people.
The superb spacious master bedroom with en-suite shower room has a dressing table, seat, mirror, wardrobes, bedside cabinets and TV/DVD. The twin bedroom has full sized single beds, wardrobes and bedside cabinet.
Full size family bathroom.
Bed linen, towels, high chair and cot are all provided.
Private parking next to the lodge. Car not essential but recommended to appreciate all the attractions of the Lake District
On site facilities include a traditional Lakeland Pub serving fine ale and a good selection of bar meals, pool table, games room, a small shop, an adventure playground with zip wire and a large sports field. In the summer months supervised children can paddle in the river pool.
Suitable for couples, families with children of all ages, walkers and cyclists, people with restricted mobility but please note there is a short flight of 4 steps up to the decking and lodge.
There are many walks that can be accessed direct from the lodge. You are also within easy reach of an abundance of activities such as cycling, sailing and pony trekking. Windermere and Bowness are just 3 miles away with shops, bistros and restaurants.
The Queens Head and The Mortal Man, 2 of the Lake Districts best pubs for fine ales and food are a short walk from the lodge.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Windermere|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, 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, Pool or snooker table, Games room, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, Climbing frame, Swing set|
The Cumbria/Lake District
The Lake District is world famous for its spectacular scenery, beautiful lakes and pretty villages. A haven for walking and outdoor pursuits.
A perfect place to visit either in the warmth of summer, the beautiful colours of Autumn, the crisp cold days of Winter or when the days get longer and warmer as Spring returns. It will simply take your breath away whenever you decide to visit.
The tranquil location of Limefitt Park is the perfect place to unwind and recharge. For those who can bear to leave this peaceful haven the twin villages of Windermere and Bowness are close at hand, with superb restaurants and pubs, shops, theatre and the Lake with all it has to offer.
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23 Jan 2014
"Excellent couldn't ask for a nicer lodge"
Stayed here for a long weekend with my family to celebrate my birthday, as we were visiting Rookin Farm for an activities weekend. The Lodge was spotlessly clean, bottle of wine and chocolates as a welcome gift.The lodge was full equipt, didn't want for anything, beds comfortable, bedding and towels provided. Lounge area very well designed and very comfortable was like home from home I really didn't want to come home. Outside large decking area with table brolly and padded sun loungers provided. Lovely views from either side of the lodge. Will certainly be paying another visit this year and I would highly recommend Ruskin Lodge to everyone, very competitive price as well can't beat it.
So glad you enjoyed your stay at Ruskin Lodge, thanks for taking the time to write a review. Jacky
18 Dec 2013
We stayed at Ruskin Lodge recently and found it fantastic in every respect.As a base for exploring the lakes it ticks every box,Bowness,Widermere are all within close proximity by car.The area around Limefitt is also superb,plenty of walks and even a couple of pubs for those who wish to leave the car behind.
Ruskin Lodge itself is appointed to an exceptional standard,every home comfort is provided.On arrival everything was spotlessly clean and we even had a few welcome goodies waiting for us.
A credit to the owners ,this lodge is First Class.
Many thanks for allowing us to share it.Regards,The Hill Family
Thanks for your kind words, really appreciate you taking the time to post your review. Jacky
18 Dec 2013
"A Wonderful Holiday"
We stayed at Ruskin Lodge in April 2013 for a 1 week holiday.We were told that check-in was 3pm but arrived 2 hours early. By chance the lodge had already been cleaned and was ready so no issues gett… More
Thank-you for your review, I am glad you enjoyed your stay at Ruskin Lodge Limefitt Park. Jacky
18 Dec 2013
"If you need a relaxing break in a tranquil area in a lovely lodge, then this is a must."
Fantastic lodge, very clean and comfortable. Owner couldn't of been more helpful sending an email with things to do. The only downside was the wifi which was really slow. However, if it's a … More
Thank-you for you review and your lovely comments. Glad you enjoyed your stay at Ruskin Lodge Limefitt Park. Jacky
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