Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

Woodpecker Cottage is a new, stylish holiday home with a WOW factor, accommodating 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 double height lounge area with attractive beams, 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. The master bedroom with ensuite is upstairs with views to the lake over the mezzanine balcony.

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
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite
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, Fireplace
General Central heating, TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
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, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The England 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.

Northern England

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