“Fantastic Spacious House - Great for a Big Group” A group of 10 friends stayed at Bankfield house. We had a fantastic time. The house was very well equipped and spacious. The beds were very comfortable, including the sofa bed downstairs. We'd all reco
“Wonderful property with period features and large spacious rooms.”
Reviewed 3 Jun 2013
We had a wonderful stay at Bankfield. There were 8 adults and 4 children and each and everyone of us enjoyed the lovely spacious house, especially the teenagers who appreciated the many rooms where th… More
Thank you for your kind words,they are really appreciated,and hopefully we will be able to welcome you all back to our very special house,until then all health and happiness to you all,,
Eric and Helen
“Even better than I had hoped...”
Reviewed 10 Mar 2013
We spent a wonderful February week at Bankfield House with my family, husband, self, twin five year olds and a whole heap of friends who variously joined us over the week for 40th birthday celebration… More
Thank you for very kind words it means a lot to Helen and I to get such wonderful feedback from our Holidaymakers,we loved having you all stay with us and please come back whenever you can,you know there is a warm welcome awaiting you all
“A spacious and homely house with great views!”
Reviewed 20 Jan 2013
We would highly recommend a stay at Bankfield House. It is a warm, comfortable house that offers superb value for money. The owners, Helen and Eric, are very friendly and welcoming. They spent time ma… More
Thank you so much for your kind words,they are really valued by us and appreciate them very much.Hope to see you all again at Bankfield ,
Eric and Helen
“A fantastic & unusual holiday home.” I had looked forward to this holiday for many months as I had never been to a church for a holiday before ! It was every thing I had imagined and more. The old church from 1868 built of red sandstone with a gree
“Fantastic restoration very comfy a joy to stay in, let dogs stay as well perfect.”
Reviewed 12 Nov 2016
Had a fab time at this church really homely. All rooms having en suite, kitchen amazing. Would definitely recommend. 5 stars.… More
“A wonderfully restored Church in a beautiful village - perfect, comfortable & relaxing, surrounded by beautiful scenery”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2015
I visited Old St. John's Church over a weekend, visiting friends and family I haven't seen in a long time. We all travelled from different countries to spend a weekend together away from home/work. Th… More
Reviewed 7 Jul 2014
We had a fantastic time at Old St John's Church. The property is not only beautiful and comfortable but well equipped and located.
We did a fantastic 12 mile hike from the doorstep, taking in Hartsid… More
“Excellent stay in a spectacular setting” Recently returned from a stay at Ings and already looking to book again. The property is clean, spacious, very comfortably furnished and equipped, with the benefit of a new kitchen which was more than adequate
Really well kitted out, lovely house. The upstairs living room was especially great for the big group. Everything needed and stunning location - 360 degree views!… More
Reviewed 2 Nov 2013
Great property, really well appointed with plenty of space, fabulous location and stunning views.
Everything was to hand and the property has a warm and friendly feel.
Just terrific. Highly re… More
Thank you. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you again.
“Perfect holiday home”
Reviewed 17 Aug 2015
We stayed at Ings in 2014 and loved it so much that we booked again for the same time this year. Our experience was just as good (see Aug 2014 review). An ideal location, with a 10-minute walk across … More
“Perfect Getaway” Fantastic apartment, everything you could possibly need and some. What a place to come back to after a day's walking, and having the opportunity to sit out on the balcony with a glass of wine watching the sunset. Doesn't get much bett
“A most memorable 60th Birthday stay!” Every part of this stay was wonderful. Helen took care of everything with such thoughtfulness. The welcome tea tray with home made cake, the quality of everything in the house for our use, the logs provided and fi
The house and garden were gorgeous and had everything you could possibly need. The house is huge, with beautiful rooms including the drawing room and main bedroom. It's extremely comfortable, fabulous… More
Thank-you for taking time to write a review and for the lovely comments. We would love to see you all again, but do bear in mind that the Lake District weather is not always so good.I am glad that you found so much for your family to do in the area and left feeling that there was still more to explore.
“A wonderful experience”
Reviewed 24 Mar 2014
We spent a long weekend at Eller How House and are already considering when we could possibly return. The house is stunning, beautifully furnished, with a big kitchen and nice dining area. There is a … More
Thank-you for writing a review, we do hope to see all (or some of you) again. Try a different time of year, Eller How is beautiful in the Autumn too!
John and Helen
“Fabulous!!! Don't hesitate to stay here”
Reviewed 7 Jan 2014
We stayed with my wife and 3 year old daughter, another couple and their 2 young children and dog over New Year, we had chosen Eller House because of the ratings on here and it did not disappoint.
Thank-you for taking the time to write a review of Eller How House. We are glad that you all enjoyed your stay and found plenty to do even though it was the middle of winter.
“Perfect for our family of two adults and two teenage daughters” Such a cute place, we all loved Blue Hill Cottage; probably the favourite of our 5 week holiday in the UK and the continent. It was located perfectly; the town in one direction and the l
Had a very pleasant weekend with some friends in Ambleside at this cosy property. Nice welcoming open fire. It's not the biggest property but has a great location just a few minutes from the center of… More
“Perfect for a relaxing honeymoon”
Reviewed 26 Jul 2012
This was our first visit to the Lakes and Bluehill Cottage and Ambleside were the perfect introduction. Bluehill was really easy to find and very well situated for popping out for milk or a nice meal.… More
“Ideal location,comfortable and homely cottage.”
Reviewed 7 Jun 2012
The cottage was comfortable,warm and well equipped. There is a log fire,washing machine and the kitchen had everything you could need and a good standard of cleanliness throughout. Based within 5 minu… More
“it does not get better than this” we booked this accomodation online in australia. It was every bit as good as the pictures looked. every thing was provided and more.we would not hesitate to recomend this cottage to anyone.just remember to take the to
A party of 6 of us stayed for 3 weeks as part of a university geology project working and walking in the local Coniston fells. The cottage itself is well situated as a base for walking into the fells … More
Thank you for taking time out to write a wonderful review of your longer than usual stay with us.
It is fantastic to learn that the house can deliver a comfortable, normal day to day living experience by 6 adults staying longer than the usual weekend or week long visit, and serves as an ideal base for those who wish to explore the delights that Lakeland and the local area has to offer.
We are glad that you would recommend us, it was indeed a pleasure to welcome you to the local community for your time with us (our local quizmaster for the Sunday night quiz enjoyed your regular attendance). We hope that you completed your projects in good time and wish you much success with them and your future studies.
We also hope to welcome you back to Torver and Ash Gill Cottage at some point in the future.
Kindest regards to you all.
Bev and Pete
“Excellent!! Would highly recommend!!”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2016
We just spent 5 days and absolutely loved it. The house was spotless and very clean. Our 4 young children loved every minute of it and would come back and stay here again without hesitation.
The c… More
Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review of your stay at Ash Gill.
We strive to present the house in perfect condition and are glad you arrived to a spotlessly clean and welcoming house.
It is wonderful to learn that your children had a fantastic time and we look forward to welcoming you all back again in the future.
“Very spacious, good quality accommodation in Torver”
Reviewed 27 Apr 2014
This was our 17th stay at Ash Gill cottage, which says it all really! Super location with the Wilson Arms pub for food & refreshment nearby and lots of lovely walks from the house, including the Old M… More
Thank you for taking the time to write a wonderful review. We're glad you enjoyed your recent visit, your 17th year at Ash Gill, you're all practically locals!!
With larger parties it is important to us to ensure that all guests are accommodated comfortably and are pleased you find Ash Gill to fit the bill.
We have already booked out your favourite week for next year and look forward to welcoming you back once again.
Bev and Pete, Stuart and Dorothy
Lovely cottage in picturesque surrounding area. Stayed here for a week- I could not think of anything that could be improved. The cottage was well presented-cosy but the little extras were nicely thou… More
Thank you for your feedback, I am glad you enjoyed your stay and the weather was an added bonus which as much as I would like to take credit for, I can't. Best wishes
“A lovely, cosy holiday cottage in the lakes.”
Reviewed 21 Feb 2016
We had a lovely 3 days here. As soon as we walked through the door We felt welcome with wine and real ales (which my partner loved) on the tablefor us to enjoy. The cottage has a real homely feel and … More
Thank you for your lovely comments I am so glad you enjoyed your second stay at the cottage and hope to hear from you again in the future. Best wishes
“Best holiday rental we have ever had”
Reviewed 9 Jun 2015
Marvellous cottage well equipped for comfortable break. Owner had thought of everything you would need to make your stay hassle free.
Well located near to an excellent local pub (The Rifleman') where… More
Thank you for your review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay, and the cottage and Kendal provided you with everything you needed. Please do not hesitate to contact us in the future if you visit the area again.
“Excellent facilities in stunning location, a super group/family getaway.” The cottage stands in beautiful countryside with village amenities just a short walk or drive away. The directions provided were excellent and when we arrived we were relieved t
A budget family friendly pine lodge with partial Lake Views,Situated on a 5* award winning leisure village. A large TV with built in freeview + DVD. A cloakroom and a family bathroom, Leather sofas. Child friendly enclosed decking and outdoor furniture.Entertainment in …see more
“Superb Cottage” Had a lovely stay at this cottage, facilities were excellent, all we needed for our break away. Great location for walking into Keswick and visiting other towns. Hope to return.
“Amazing holiday rental - everything you could possibly need is here” The cottage was the best equipped cottage we have ever stayed in. It was just amazing.
We will definitely be back. It is a great place for a large family. We hired 2 next door
“Great house!” We arrived at The Coach House for a mini hen do in the middle of one of the coldest march's on record! However, the Coach house was lovely and toasty with a lovely stove fire in the lounge and underfloor heating in the bedrooms that were
“Excellant” Just came back from a 3 night stay at beech meadow and it was fantastic, the house is beautiful and spotless outdoor space is fab as is the location just a few minutes from Kirkby Lonsdale which is also beautiful would definitely recommend
Lost for words to begin with. Michelle the owner throughout the booking and letting was wonderful, supportive and thoughtful. The Beech Meadow is a lovely modern bright and spacious apartment set wi… More
Peter, thank you for such wonderful feedback. I'm so glad that you enjoyed your stay. I welcome you and your family back very soon.
NEW TO WYNDCLIFFE IN 2016...... LUXURY HOT TUB WHICH SEATS 7. LOOKING OUT ONTO THE MAGNIFICENT VIEWS OVER MORECAMBE BAY......
Large family cottage overlooking Morecambe Bay, It has four spacious bedrooms two bathrooms and a ground floor WC. It has a large lounge and din …see more
“Lovely, cosy little hideaway.” After finding Badgers Walk online, viewing the photos and comments, and thinking what great value for money, we booked a 2 night stay for January.
We had very limited knowledge of the Lakes, and took a gamble on Amblesi
“Delightful rural converted property in convenient pretty location” Charlotte the owner couldn't have been more helpful. She even made it possible for us to walk with the local 'amblers' group.
The Apartment has been tastefully converted from a farm o
“Everything you need and more!” What a lovely cottage! Very charming and modern interior...super clean and tidy with lots of little extras that you might need..Wifi, toys, books and DVDs for the little ones, wine and biscuits on arrival! Very close to
My family and I have had a wonderful holiday at this pristine, stylish and well equipped cottage. Will definitely visit again in the near future.… More
“More than a home-away-from-home”
Reviewed 2 Jul 2013
One of the best holiday homes we've been to. Everything clean, fresh and modern. Loved the open plan cooking/living area. Found the second lounge useful. Really grateful of the welcome pack. Everythin… More
“a delightful little cottage that provided an ideal base for our driving holiday in the lake district”
Reviewed 9 Jun 2013
Our group of three spent three nights at the Lavender Cottage while we drove extensively around the lakes. We were extremely comfortable and Nina was an exceptional host.
The cottage, though small, … More
“Beautiful cottage” This cottage is beautifully decorated and meticulously clean.The beds are the best I have slept in with a rental property.The cottage is central but far enough away from the main noise of the town.Debra the owner couldn't be more he
The cottage is beautiful. It's well appointed and spotless and is ideally located for shops, bars and exploring the lakes. There is off road parkng which was handy and although its only a five minute … More
“Sunny and Central”
Reviewed 19 Apr 2013
The cottage was really lovely, lots of charm and recently renovated to a very high spec. For families with young children it is perfect as there is a brilliant park practically next door complete with… More
“More than expected”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2016
A lovely spacious cottage a real home from home. Great location. And well equipped. Rooms were lovely spacious and comfortable beds. … More
“Truely outstanding accommodation” Fantastic stay at a simply wonderful apartment. Very nicely furnished. Comfortable and welcoming. Stunning views regardless of the weather. Relatively quiet despite being centrally located. Great for all ages; wo
“Excellent well appointed cosy apartment with lovely views.”
Reviewed 7 Jan 2016
Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Cosy and very comfortable. Easy to access and beautiful views. Collection of keys was straightforward. All we needed when visiting family. Will book again.… More
“Great apartment with fantastic views!!”
Reviewed 6 Apr 2015
Lovely, clean luxury apartment. Great views over looking the harbour and sea. Great central location for town and coastal walks. … More
“Better than a hotel”
Reviewed 26 Feb 2015
Stayed for a week for business. Found the hotels expensive and indifferent reviews so gave the apartment a try. 2 of us staying worked out half the price of 2 hotel rooms, loads of room, all the facil… More
“excellent cottage, very well equipped, good location” stayed for 5 nights at Clare Cottage, everything was excellent. Great location in Ambleside, central to exploring the Lake District. Cottage location right in town, but very quiet in a little lan
“Home from home” We spent a wonderful week in this comfortable and well equipped cottage. The cottage is well situated for many lovely walks and close to Leighton Moss RSPB site. The village has a small Co-op, a pharmacy and several pubs - so if you
We enjoyed a lovely week in Silverdale. This cottage was well equipped and in a quiet part of the area which has plenty of amenities. An ideal location for exploring the lake district and also further… More
My sister and I thoroughly enjoyed our week at Sunnyside Cottage. All communications with the owner were clear and helpful and all instructions in the cottage were very easy to follow. This was our f… More
Reviewed 23 Oct 2016
As usual fantastic cottage! Been before during the summer time but first time in autumn! ☀️Beautiful scenery!… More
“10/10 accommodation, stunning views and location” First time to the Lake District, AND WONT BE THE LAST!
I booked last minute as a surprise for my partner who has been snowed under for weeks at work and desperately needed a break! Booking was easy an
Excellent accomodation, excellent location, excellent facilities,
Brian, the owner was nothing short of fantastic. He dealt with queries, came to meet me on the day of arrival, leaving flowers & a bo… More
“Excellent first class treatment”
Reviewed 4 Dec 2012
Fantastic booking experience and accommodation. Could not fault our weekend away.
Very clean linen and warm cozy continuous heating. The owner knows how to please and has every aspect of letting cov… More
“What a pleasurable family holiday, lovely accommodation, lovely site. Highly recommend.”
Reviewed 25 Nov 2012
Accommodation lovely, everything thought of, lovely shower, high quality utensils, flat screen tv, full freeview, Xbox, fully heated. Right next to Ambleside / Coniston but lovely and quiet. Swimming … More
“A wonderful place to stay” The cottage had everything we needed and was comfortable and clean. The WIFI was excellent. Orton is a lovely village to walk in and enjoy the scenic beauty. If you get a chance, try to attend one of the church services at t
“Excellent, well-equipped cottage in a lovely village.”
Reviewed 12 Apr 2012
The cottage was clean and very well organised, located centrally for the village, which had a pub, chocolate factory/tea room and local store. Everyone was very friendly and helpful, and although the … More
“A lovely, well-equipped cottage in an ideal village”
Reviewed 14 Mar 2013
We really enjoyed our stay in this homely cottage.It is very well equipped, from the kitchen, to games and books, to the maps you need for Orton and the lake district. The village has everything you n… More
“A great little cottage”
Reviewed 12 Feb 2013
What more could you ask for! The cottage has everything you could possibly think of needing, it's a little unorthadox in layout but a fab use of space. Location wise the lake district is on your d… More
“Fantastic home from home” Excellent facilities , well equipped, good location everything you need for a great stay in the lakes . All the litte touches make this a place you will want to stay as long as possible and return whenever you can. The owner
The Mounting Steps is a cottage on 3 floors, with a bedroom ( en suite) on the ground floor, lounge on the first and kitchen and bathroom on the second floor .
The cottage was spotlessly clean throug… More
Reviewed 8 Nov 2016
Perfect place, full of charm, very cosy, clean, well equipped.
We were nicely welcomed and looked after.
Would certainly return… More
“Perfect, Cosy & Unique .... A Home From Home”
Reviewed 2 Sep 2015
This is a wonderful cottage with all of the amenities you could need. Within walking distance of Ambleside with plenty of walks on the doorstep.
As soon as you enter The Mounting Steps you feel l… More
“Mrs” Beautiful quaint cosy cottage, very clean with a very well equipped kitchen. Complementary toiletries and plenty cleaning sprays if you need them. Great location with parking right outside, very warm in the colder months. Would definitely reco
“Perfect Stay in a Perfect Place” I do not usually write reviews but after returning from Windows I felt I had too. The location is absolutely perfect for families, walkers, sightseers, basically anyone who wants to explore the Lakes for any reason!!
Windows is well designed accommodation which is well furnished and equipped. It really suited our needs for a comfortable and relaxing break with friends.
We enjoyed our strolls into Ambleside and… More
“Great location, warm, clean & comfortable”
Reviewed 10 Mar 2013
Great location, easy to reach and a good base to explore lake district. The house had been warmed when we arrived. The house is renovated and the beds are comfortable and the rooms are tidy. Kitchen i… More
“Family life, peaceful and full of everything I dreamed of on our x ma's holiday”
Reviewed 30 Dec 2012
Everything in this property it's of high standard with stunning surrounding you could not ask of a better place to escape the city life we took our children with us age range 7months to 10 years and w… More
“Brilliant Home and Location” We had a lovely week at this property, 6 adults and 2 dogs, it was home from home with every thing you could possibly need on holiday. There were hair dryers in each bedroom and the bathroom facilities where excellent with
Lovely house, very homely, well equipped, warm and cosy and in warm weather nice and airy with the windows open - not stuffy at all. The owner is very helpful and lovely to deal with, the housekeeper… More
What a lovely review - thank you so much!! You've been a pleasure to deal with on both visits and I very much look forward to hearing from you again :))
Reviewed 24 Nov 2016
Fantastic cottage, cannot recommend highly enough. Owner could not have been more helpful.
Welcome package of cake and wine was left for us (cake was homemade and delicious).
Definitely the jewel i… More
“Wonderful - cabin excellent, and location of park very good!” This cabin is a real home from home, with all you need for a comfortable and relaxing stay. Very cosy with the fire lit on a cool evening, and when the weather is good, eating on the balcon
Just back from a lovely stay in this wonderful cosy cabin. Everything you could need was thought of within the contents. Was lovely cosy and clean when we arrived. We stayed as a family of 5 and our … More
“Exceptional cottage in beautiful countryside.” We stayed in the cottage for a week and were greeted with a most welcome bottle of wine and box of chocolates. The cottage was spotless with outstanding fixtures and fittings. The cottage contained everyt
We had a fantastic time at Lark Meadow cottage. The facilities are brilliant with lots to keep everyone entertained. The swimming pool, gym, Jacuzzi, sauna, and steam room are great and only a very sh… More
“Peaceful, quiet, home from home!”
Reviewed 4 Aug 2014
We love Lark Meadow. It is a very peaceful place to stay on holiday with lots to see and do nearby. The cottage is equipped with everything you need to make it feel like home. It's immaculately kept a… More
“The only accommodation we have return to in years of holidaying”
Reviewed 31 Jul 2014
What's not to like about this quality and immaculate holiday home. This is the first time after 15 years of holidaying in the UK, with our family, that we have ever returned to exactly the same accomm… More
Twazabarn is a delightful, and indeed individual, barn conversion offering well appointed accommodation in a part-reverse style which includes - downstairs: large kitchen & separate 6 seat dining area, housing dishwasher, fridge , 5-ring gas and triple electric Rangemas …see more
“Charming cottage” Me and my family booked this cottage for Christmas and we all thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The cottage is just beautiful and very well equipped with plenty of room for us all, including 3 children and 3 dogs!! The cottage was tastefu
“Palatial luxury and comfort within a truly magnificent setting!”
Reviewed 31 Jul 2014
Rose Farm - Rosgill (not Watermillock) Cumbria is an absolute gem of a property that cannot fail to impressI
From our initial enquiry to completion of our holiday all correspondence has been both pro… More
What a lovely review, definitely 1 of my favourites, thank you.
It’s so true what you say about the night sky and Rose Farm is also 1 of the few places in England where you have a better chance of seeing the Northern Lights due to the location and lack of light pollution in the skies above.
We’re delighted you enjoyed the house and area so much and look forward to being able to welcome you back soon.
“Fantastic location, fantastic cottage!”
Reviewed 12 Jun 2014
Nice quiet location and great for walks right on the doorstep. Wonderful quirky cottage, very spacious,nicely furbished with fantastic views.… More
Thanks Andy for taking the time to write another review of 1 of our properties.
We look forward to welcoming you back in September.
Reviewed 8 May 2014
Rose Farm is probably the best rental property we've been to. Beautifully furnished, every facility you could want and a lovely location. Bedrooms are large, the kitchen with Aga is great and the liv… More
Thanks Fergus. I'm really pleased you all enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back next year-or sooner if we can kept you!
“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 so
“Beautifully appointed and beautiful location” The cottage is beautifully furnished, well thought out and tastefully done. The setting is just as beautiful with a stunning view across the Firth. Stunning, comfortable and great place to stay. Can't w
This was a great place to relax, very comfortable, easily managed and easy for the beach and the village, but very private when you want it to be. We may have been influenced by the fantastic weather … More
“Wonderful cottage in a lovely beachside location.”
Reviewed 20 Jul 2013
My family has just returned from a one week stay in this lovely cottage. What a find - the internet has its uses afterall ! We had the most enjoyable week there ( helped of course by the super weather… More
“Everything you could wish for.”
Reviewed 18 Jun 2013
Lovely location right on beach. Everything was as new and the fire was incredible.Decorative sea touches were lovely and bright.
The sunsets are incredible. Handy for visiting the Lakes and while we … More
“Best stay in the lakes for a long time” Beautiful part of the Lake District. The weather was superb. The flat was ideally situated for the wedding we were attending and to get around generally. All the amenities we needed and would definitely conside
Fellside Lodge is a very comfortable self-catering holiday lodge located on the 5 star Limefitt Park, Troutbeck, Windermere.Due to its elevated position on the park the lodge offers wonderful views of Troutbeck from the front deck, a lovely setting for breakfas …see more
I booked this cottage for a 2 night stay in the October half-term as a birthday surprise for my partner. Although some of the roads are not for the faint-hearted (especially in a Ford KA!), we were amazed when we arrived. Keys were easy to find, as w …
More Fantastic Fun in Eskdale
Wrynose Cottage was rented for a week after Christmas and for the New Year with friends staying in two adjacent cottages. Again we had such a great time. Whilst the weather was wet, we were able to get up onto the beautiful fells and have some qual …
Couldn't have chosen a better location and accommodation for our stay in the Lake District
We rented this cottage at a time when Cumbria was experiencing the worst floods so we were concerned but received reassurance and carried on with our plans. We are extremely glad we did not miss the opportunity to experience the charming atmosphere o …
Bridge End Farmhouse
Great location, great accomodation
We stayed with Select Cottages in Brittany back in spring and were so pleased with the cottage and Greg’s help while booking that we decided to stay at one of The Lakes cottages in late summer.
We were three couples, one with two small children a …
Underhill Luxury Apartment central Ambleside/pool
Beautiful apartment in an ideal location
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this beautiful apartment which is very cosy and well equipped. We loved the newly refurbished bathroom and the heated floor was very luxurious.
All the main facilities in Ambleside are just a short walk away (albei …
The Hyning Estate (Luxury Apartments 2-4 people)
Five star in every way.
This was our second visit to The Hyning Estate. We stayed in The Tack Barn. Beautifully furnished, spotlessly clean, warm and comfortable. After a freezing day fell walking lovely to return 'home' to a hot bath and log fire. Thanks again for the jam, …