Hawkshead holiday house rental with beach/lake nearby, internet access, balcony/terrace and walking

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  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
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Key information

  • 100% refund within 24 hours after booking. See Policies & House Rules
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car essential
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

From the owner

Visit England Rating 2018: 4 Stars

Lakefield House is peacefully situated in the conservation village of Near Sawrey with stunning views over Esthwaite Water to the Coniston Fells through superb full-length windows. Near Sawrey was the home of Beatrix Potter who settled at Hill Top farm. The Tower Bank Arms pub located in the village is a 5-minute stroll away. There are beautiful walks from the front door.

The impressive living space is perfect for family gatherings and groups.Whether you gather together or relax apart, you will be exhilarated by the spectacular views at any time of year.

The beautiful village of Hawkshead (with local shops) is 5 mins drive along the lake and Coniston and Ambleside are 15 mins drive away.

Lakefield House, provides 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, with a further separate WC, 2 sitting rooms (both with spectacular views), fully-equipped kitchen/ dining room. Bed linen provided. Towels available at small extra charge. The house is set in beautiful enclosed gardens.

In detail the accomodation provides:

Private parking for 4/5 cars. Enter via hall (with adjoining'boot room' with Belfast sink). Large sitting room with a full wall of windows overlooking Esthwaite Water to the Coniston Fells, open fire, comfy sofas and 40" LCD TV/DVD . The dining area leads out to the raised furnished deck area. Well-equipped kitchen (large fridge freezer plus 2 further fridges) with utility and access to rear garden. Ground floor hallway, luxury en-suite (shower room) king-size bedroom with four-poster and LCD TV, luxury en-suite twin bedroom with LCD TV and en-suite (shower room) double bedroom with LCD. Upstairs to the 2nd king-size and twin bedrooms, luxury family bathroom, additional separate WC, cosy sitting room with LCD TV/DVD/ Playstation 2 and small kitchen.

A travel cot (but not linen for the cot) and high chair will be provided on request.

Free Fibre optic WiFi

The house can be rented together with the adjoining Lakefield Cottage (sleeps 2/3)

Description

1 king size four poster, 1 king size

1 double, 2 twins

4 bathrooms as follows:

1 family bathroom with shower over bath (upstairs)

1 en-suite bathroom with shower over bath

2 en-suite shower rooms

Oil and electric central heating

Substantial open Fire

2 sitting rooms

Electric double oven & grill

5 ring induction hob

Microwave

Dishwasher

2 Fridges, 1 Fridge/freezer

Washing dryer

Free Wifi

Beautiful enclosed gardens

Wonderful views

4/5 private parking spaces

3 mins walk to pub

Up to 2 dogs welcome

For visitors with restricted mobility, there are three steps up to the front door with handrail on both sides. Three bedrooms (all with en-suites) are on the ground floor. The main sitting room is two steps down with handrails on both sides.

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Amenities

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: King Bed
  • Bedroom 2: King Bed
  • Bedroom 3: Double Bed
  • Bedroom 4: 2 Single Beds
  • Bedroom 5: 2 Single Beds
  • 1 Family bathroom, 3 En suites, 1 Toilet Only

Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • High chair available

Access

  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Essentials

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Mountain Views
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Patio
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Deck
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Table tennis
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Linen provided

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Cancellation policy

Full refund

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

Partial refund

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 8 weeks before check-in.

25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

No refund

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

100% refund100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).
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50% refund50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 8 weeks before check-in.
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25% refund25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.
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Things to know

Check in: 17:00 Check out: 09:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.

Payment

This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Damage deposit: £200.00

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Smoking

No smoking at this property

House rules

No stag or hen parties. Guests are required to clean up after their dogs. No dogs in bedrooms or on furniture. Strictly no smoking.
1.Please help our cleaning team on the day of departure, due to the extra precautions re Covid-19, by leaving the property tidy.
2.To protect our cleaners, please strip beds: placing sheets, duvet covers & pillow cases in black bin liners provided & placing mattress protectors & pillows, with pillow protectors on, in large zip up storage bag provided (birds/maps)

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Manager restrictions

Changeover day: Sat

About the owner

Guy A.
Calendar updated:
19 May 2024

Years listed:
8

Based in:
United Kingdom
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish
This House has 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and sleeps 10. It has been listed on Holiday Lettings since 15 Aug 2015. Located in Ambleside, it has 22 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £1031 to £3321.
The property’s calendar was last updated on 19 May 2024.
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Reviews

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Newberry01
Cambridge

Great spacious house in a wonderful location
May 2024

Excellent house and a great base for exploring the lakes, with plenty of room for the extended family to spread out and find their own space. The photos don't truly capture the amazing views acro… More 

Reviewed 13 May 2024

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David C

Comfortable large house superbly located for winter walking
Jan 2024

We are a group of friends who always go away together in early January. We look for lovely, large mansions in beautiful places which can usually be rented at very competitive prices at that time. La… More 

Reviewed 22 Jan 2024

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chris W
Warrington, United Kingdom

An ideal house for a large group.
Dec 2023

We as a family of 10, have stayed here 3 times now. Twice in Decembers and one week in the summer. The house is huge, with plenty of space for everyone. The upstairs lounge with t.v. and games console… More 

Reviewed 7 Dec 2023

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sueparton44
Worcester, United Kingdom

A lovely holiday accommodation, well worth a visit
Oct 2023

This was our 4th visit to Lakefield House and again it didn’t disappoint. The position is wonderful with fantastic views from the lounge windows, the property is spacious even when full you don&… More 

Reviewed 6 Nov 2023

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Simon B

A beautiful house in beautiful scenery!
Jul 2023

A beautiful house in beautiful scenery. Fantastic local walks and great access to the whole of the lakes. But with the stunning view from the living room you could stay there all day. Great faciliti… More 

Reviewed 31 Jul 2023

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How do I edit my booking?

You can request to change the dates or number of people on your booking via the Manage your holiday booking page. To change your holiday dates use the Edit booking button. If you need to change the number of guests staying then send Guy (the owner) a message.

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/ night
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