“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.
Self-catering 1 bedroom cottage in a quiet location on the prestigious Birthwaite Road. Just minutes walk from both Lake Windermere and Windermere town centre. Full use of garden and terrace with views towards the Lake. …see 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 truly memorable stay in wonderful surroundings” This lodge is truly impeccable in terms of views, cleanliness and amenities. There is nothing one can really complain about. Thumbs up also goes to Frida (owner of the lodge) who is always at your disp
Beautiful comfortable luxury Lodge. Modern and furnished to a very high standard. The Decking area was ace. Lovely site. Enjoyed every minute of our stay. A week was not long enough so we hope to ret… More
We really do appreciate you taking the time to write a review about the lodge and your stay there. Thank you and i do hope you decide to stay again.
“Beautiful lodge in a peaceful location”
Reviewed 1 Oct 2012
We stayed at the lodge for 3 nights. The lodge is beautiful and has everything you would need (except hair dryer). We were after a quiet relaxing break and that's exactly what we got. There's a lo… More
Thank you for your review,it is much appreciated when our guests take the time to write down their comments. I am sorry there was not a hair dryer provided in the lodge but it is not listed as being provided on the list of provisions at the lodge. I am glad to know you found the lodge to be peaceful and hope you visit again so you can enjoy the spa & leisure facilities.
Reviewed 8 Aug 2012
A lovely modern lodge,which was well furnished and kitted out with all we could need. A real home from home. Really enjoyed the views over the lake and feeding the ducks with the children. The Weathe… More
I am very happy to hear you and your family had an enjoyable stay at the lodge.Couples and families with children are all welcome to stay at the lodge.I appreciate your consideration with the furnishing.
“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
“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
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
“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
“Very comfortable & welcoming” Heatherlea is a lovely cottage, very well equipped, warm and extremely clean, everything you could possibly need during you're stay is there, we had a very comfortable & relaxing few weeks, lovely walks at the end of the
This was a first visit to Grange over Sands together with husband, daughter, her husband and 16 month old twins. all a little ambitious perhaps.
Wasn`t really sure what we were expecting of Grange bu… More
Thank you for your lovely review, I am so glad that you enjoyed your break and the location.
“Delightful, comfortable and exactly as advertised”
Reviewed 22 Apr 2014
Lynda thought carefully and knew precisely what visitors needed. The house was extremely well equipped but the view from the top bedroom window was beautiful. Waking up to this each morning was fanta… More
Thank you for your comments, yes the view is certainly a treat to wake up to. So glad you enjoyed your stay.
Reviewed 20 Nov 2013
Very clean, cosy and tidy place, has everything you may wish for!Even perfect for stay with children-has fireplace guard, safety gates, games etc..Reasonable distance to lake District.The only downsid… More
This attractive well-presented and characterful Studio cottage with double bedroom,kitchen and shower room ,and electric night storage heating is situated close to Derwentwater,Bassenthwaite Lake and the picturesque Market Town of Keswick and with easy access to England …see more
Private Hot tub, terrace and gas BBQOn site restaurant and room serviceComplimentary use of the Swan Hotel's spa ( only one mile away)Walks on the doorstepGuests please note the kitchen has a small hob and combi microwave oven grill only. …see more
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
Direct access to shared, private lakeside beachSecluded woodland settingGreat for couples and familiesLots of character and period featuresCentrally heatedLakeland villages and tourist attractions all within easy reachNo smoking at this property pleasePets welcome (dog: …see more
I've stayed in the cottage before but this time it was less enjoyable. It's still comfortable and cosy and well equipped, as well as nicely situated out of the way.
When we arrived, however, there… More
“Superb!!” Lovely views, great place. Very clean & tidy. Alice & George were super nice. The barn has recently been refurbished. Very well thought out with everything you need for self catering. Lots to do around here. Will definitely be back!!
This was by far our best stay in the lake district, the accomodation was excellent and the scenery was wonderful.
We stayed at the end of May and enjoyed seeing the new lambs and other farm animals a… More
“Fabulous accommodation, scenery and hosts!”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2015
The barn conversion was beautifully appointed, had all that we needed and more than accommodated our family of five. Our hosts Alice, George and boys were welcoming and we had a great conversation, le… More
“Great hosts and a great stay”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2015
We used the cottage as a base for a festival in the area, and it was a perfect choice. Peaceful spot and the cottage is comfortable and full of character. The couple who run it are great and even came… 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
“Lovely cottage in a lovely location.” A lovely cottage in a lovely location. Really clean and comfy which is the most important thing to me. It was an ideal location to access the Southern Lakes and really easy to find. Cath was really helpful and th
Church View is a captivating Period Lakeland hideaway located in the centre of Ambleside, which itself is in the heart of the Lake District National Park. The bathroom incorporates Jacuzzi bath with mood lighting.Rated as 4 star by Visit Britain …see more
“Beautiful house, beautiful area, friendly and helpful owners.” I stayed here with 19 other guests in January and loved the place! The house is amazing! The games room was a hit, as were the jacuzzi's and piano room. The house is very spacious and clea
Bay view is exactly what it says , the views were stunning, the house was fantastic have been going away with my family for years ,this is the best house yet!
Loads of room for kids , plenty of space… More
“Great place...we will be back”
Reviewed 20 Oct 2012
Really eccentric house with lots of space and bedrooms!
Views are spectacular as is the nearby area.
Great place for a peaceful retreat or a large party.
Easy contact with manager and deposit quic… More
“Perfect Location for Team Building”
Reviewed 7 Oct 2012
A group of 12 work colleagues stayed at the house for a Team Building event in the Lake District. We deceided on a house rather than staying at hotels as it not only allowed us to be together as a gro… 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
“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
“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
FREE WiFi An impressive spacious ultra modern lodge with incredable partial lake Views, Situated on a 5* award winning leisure village. A large TV with built in freeview + DVD. Ensuite showeroom and a family bathroom, Leather sofas. Large wrap around decking area.BBQf …see more
“A beautiful cottage in the heart of the Lake District, great for families!” Eskdale is a beautiful village perfectly located in the Lake District for those looking to take scenic walks directly from their cottage without having to drive anywhere. It
“Amazing cottage, great location, wonderful holiday.”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
The property was lovely and in a great location. Bedding and everything was provided and we got a welcome gift. I would definitely recommend this cottage to families with small children, couples, ex… More
“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
“Excellent, well equipped accommodation” This is a great location from which to access varying levels of walks as well as the local attractions in Windermere and the surrounding area. The accommodation is beautifully decorated and equipped to a very hi
Had a really wonderful stay at Easter in these lovely lodges just a short distance away from Windermere. Perfect for a weekend or a week away. All the lodges are set in a beautiful wooded area on t… More
“Fantastic location, perfect for expolring” Great location, had everything we needed, quiet location despite being so central. perfect for couples or small family looking to explore the lakes and surrouding area. Would definitely recommend. Thank you f
Partirdge Holme Cottage is in an excellent location, just a couple of minutes walk from Lake Windermere and a stones throw away from a great British pub "Hole int Wall". The cottage was warm and cosy… More
“Perfect Location - Great Cottage”
Reviewed 4 Apr 2012
Partirdge Holme offers a great base for travellers to Bowness- on-Windermere as it is literally a stone's throw from both the town and the Lake. It is a very well-kept, clean and cosy cottage, with al… More
Bank Springs Brewery is set in the beautiful countryside of West Cumbria on the outskirts of a small village called Kirksanton neighbouring the Lake District National Park and along side stunning coastline and beautiful beaches. …see more
“Great Cottage, Great Location......” Stayed here for a 4 night break over the Easter weekend. Wanted somewhere close to Ambleside and this cottage fitted the bill exactly. The cottage is positioned brilliantly with walks and biking trails from the doo
Grizedale cottage has everything, cosy, clean, well equipped throughout, superbly comfortable bed !
A fabulous property in a fabulous location. Perfect for a relaxing holiday.
We loved it and look … More
Firstly, Graham is very helpful and very accommodating. He was there to meet us at the beginning and again as we were vacating.
The lodge itself is in a great location on what is a really nice sit… More
Thank you for such a great review. Glad you had a good time. Would love to welcome you back any time.
“An excellent holiday cottage.” Thank you so much for sharing your lovely cottage with me. It is a perfect rural retreat and is in a wonderful location for exploring the Southern Lakes. The walks you recommend from the cottage are great and made so m
3 couples stayed for 3 nights. Lodge smaller than appears in brochure. Lodge had not been cleaned properly. Won't go into specifics but disappointed with cleanliness. Spent the three days emptying bas… More
Thank you for taking the time to review the lodge even though I am somewhat bemused. Unfortunately, due to the very nature of a central heating boiler, water passes through it, and we cannot legislate for a seal failing. I did send the plumber as soon as I was informed.
With regard to the cleanliness, or lack of it, this comment does surprise me. Reading through our previous 29 reviews the common factor is how clean and cosy the lodge is, so I am surprised to say the least.
And I really don't know how big you wish a 3 bedroomed log cabin to be? I can assure you that I have not photoshopped the images on our website. Thank you for your comments all the same
Sunny positionPET FRIENDLY pine lodge Situated on a 5* award winning leisure village. A bright lounge with TV with built in freeview + DVD. Ensuite showeroom and a family bathroom, large leather sofas. Decking with BBQ and outdoor furniture perfect for a relaxing break. …see more
“A comfortable and well-furnished house in a pleasant location” This our third stay at Riggside. The house is beautifully decorated and provides excellent accommodation with beautiful views. It is spacious and in an excellent position in the North Lake
Riggside is a beautiful property with everything that you could possibly need for a comfortable stay. Richard is customer focused and was very helpful in arranging a high chair for our stay.
One of… More
So glad you received your left item safely and that you enjoyed your stay - we very much look forward to seeing you again soon.
“Ideally placed for Keswick, the Convention, and Lakes”
Reviewed 18 Aug 2016
A great base for the Convention. Seven of us stayed for a week, and found everything we needed to make it a great trip. Would definitely consider repeating. Owners especially helpful. Thank you!… More
Another satisfied guest,, that why we do it! Thank for leaving it so tidy. Hope to see you at the convention 2017.
“Ive already re-booked” Beautiful cottage, has everything needed included maps - very clean - perfect base to explore the Wasdale area, which is outstandingly gorgeous. The owners respond quickly to email enquiries and made the whole booking process si
As soon as we booked Roan Cottage we had a feeling that this was going to be a good place to stay - and it was! All the information beforehand was efficiently and helpfully provided by the owners, Hug… More
“Fantastic location;spotless and comfortable.”
Reviewed 2 Oct 2013
Stunning location looking towards screes above Wastwater.House located in hamlet with parking across the road.Pubs 30 minute walk/5 mins drive.Great location for peaceful break and great walking.… More
“Great location by the lake” We had a great family holiday!
We have been going to the Lake District for many years however for the last couple of years we have been to the west coast Scotland so we were concerned whether the Lakes would measure up to
We arrived in a steady June rain to find a lovely cosy cottage, complete with a wood pile that we put to good use (first night only, the weather cheered up thankfully). The cottage was very clean and … More
Thanks for your kind (and generous) comments. We're very pleased that a) it was cosy with the fire (we agree ... it's always nice to have a fire!) and b) that the weather cheered up in the end! Phil and Kate Okeden
Reviewed 11 Mar 2013
Stayed 3 nights at this lovely little hideaway. Just outside Coniston although on the shores of the lake Coniston, this cottage is nestled amongs woodland down a short gravel track. The cottage has … More
Wow! What a lovely review. Thank you so much for being so kind. We're really pleased that you enjoyed your stay. It sounds like you did a lot of exploring! There is certainly a lot to see and do in the locality and we're delighted that you enjoyed it as much as we do! Thanks again, Phil and Kate.
“A Christmas to remember at Blea Brows”
Reviewed 3 Jan 2013
Blea Brows is highly recommended. Lovely cottage and in a quiet location. We spent a week over Christmas with family coming and going and everyone thoroughly enjoyed it. The cottage is well equippe… More
Thanks Sue. What a lovely comment! We're so pleased that you enjoyed yourself. It's very special to us and we really appreciate it when other people enjoy it too. Thank you for taking the time and effort to add your comments! I'll pass on the comments to our excellent housekeepers who provided the decorations. Hope you have a great New Year and don't forget, any 'returners' will get a discount!!
Thanks once again,
Phil and Kate
Rock Cottage is a delightful, newly and sympathetically renovated 2 bedroom detached stone character cottage set in a beautiful woodland location a short stroll to stunning coastline on the edge of the coastal village of Storth within the Arnside Silverdale Area of Outs …see more
“Perfect chalet and get away from busy lives!” The Chalet was perfect for what we wanted. Somewhere quiet and relaxing to get away, but not being too isolated that you couldn't walk to the nearest pub or town. The owner is very helpful and the chalet w
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, …