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House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 5

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

Lynwood Cottage is situated in the small south lakes village of Backbarrow, within the Lake District National Park. It is close to the southern tip of Lake Windermere (Newby Bridge 2 miles) and affords easy access to the southern and western lakes as well as the lakes peninsulars.

The house is fully equipped and furnished. There are three bedrooms, a double bedroom with en suite shower room, a twin bedroom and a single bedroom. Downstairs there is a through lounge and dining room with a wood burning stove and TV /DVD. The kitchen comes fully equipped with electric oven, microwave, kettle, toaster, dishwasher, washer/dryer and all crockery and utensils.

Within the village there is the Whitewater hotel with bars, restaurant and leisure club. Nearby there are numerous restaurants from local pubs (Anglers Arms at Haverthwaite or the White Hart at Bouth) to gourmet restaurants (L'enclume at Cartmel).

Backbarrow is situated just off the A590 which provides easy access to the market town of Ulverston. A right turn at Greenodd will take you to Grizedale forest where there is walking, moutain biking etc. further west is Wasdale and Scafell pike (highest peak in England). There is easy access to Windermere, Ambleside and Kendal. Or you could take the steam train to Lakeside and the lake steamer to Bowness.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Furniture Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden
Access Parking

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29 Apr 2014


"Excellent cottage, fantastic stay, would heartily recommend"

The owner was extremely helpful & informative in organising our stay. The cottage was beautiful - lovely bedrooms, bathroom & comfortable living room.Particularly liked the selections of leaflets (for… More

9 Mar 2014


"Fantastic :0)"

A lovely comfortable well equipped cottage that was home for a week we Loved the wood burner in the lounge. Great location lots of lovely dog walks close by and close to tourist hot spots. Great communication with owner who even sent some things through the post which we had left behind. Thank you

17 Aug 2013


"Great cottage - definite value for money"

In all communications with Anna she has been extremely helpful and kind. Before we arrived Anna was easily contactable to ensure all of our questions were answered and ensured everything was clear bef… More

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Calendar last updated:29 Sep 2014

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Languages spoken
  • English
  • French

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