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Causey View – Home 426537 Cottage

  • 1 bedroom
  • 2 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Key Info

  • Not suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

Description from owner

Description

Causey View is a delightful, cosy hideaway situated close to Keswick town centre providing self-catering holiday accommodation for two people. This self-catering cottage is regularly updated with Wi-Fi now installed, as well as a recently installed kitchen and fireplace, and the cottage is kept carefully. Visit Britain inspect annually and awarded the star rating of 4 stars.

Being a town centre property, there is limited on street parking. However, a parking permit is supplied for the public car park which is a short walk away.

Causey View self-catering cottage is an ideal base in Keswick from which to explore the northwestern fells and to take advantage of the many pubs, restaurants and shops which are just a few minutes' walk from the front door.

Downstairs: The comfortable lounge contains an open fire, leather sofa, dining table & chairs, Wi-Fi, CD Hi-Fi, colour TV and DVD. It leads to a small but fully equipped kitchen and through to the shared garden and patio area at the rear. The kitchen is equipped with oven, ceramic hob, fridge, microwave, washer/dryer and dishwasher.

Upstairs - an attractively furnished double bedroom with kingsize Victorian bedstead style bed and bathroom with electric shower over bath.

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Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: King Bed
  • 1 Family bathroom

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Mountain Views
  • Shared garden
  • Internet access
  • Fireplace
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Getting around

There is a daily coach service to Keswick. By train head for Penrith North Lakes and get the X4/X5 bus service to Keswick. Alternatively drive to the Lakes - quickest way is to leave the M6 at Penrith (J40) and come into Keswick on the A66. A scenic alternative if coming from the south is to travel on the A591 through the south lakes.

Interaction with guest

We live in Keswick and work full time. The best way to get in touch is by email or text message. We can usually offer a quick response and local knowledge but do not often see guests face to face.

Policies

Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 10:00
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).
Smoking
No smoking at this property

Cancellations

Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

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

24 hours after booking

No refund If you cancel, any money you have paid cannot be refunded.

Check-in date

House rules

Change over days are Friday and Monday.

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About the owner

Steve & Jo L.
Average reply time:
2 hours 3 minutes
Response rate:
100%
Calendar updated:
26 Oct 2020
Years listed:
7
Overall rating:
4

Languages spoken: English

This Cottage has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom and sleeps 2. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 27 Apr 2013. Located in Lake District, it has 9 reviews with an overall rating of 4. The average weekly rate varies from £333 to £539.

The Owner has a response rate of 100% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 26 Oct 2020.

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Guest reviews

Very Good
9 reviews

Excellent
5
Very Good
1
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3
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Terrible
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“Fantastic!!!”

Reviewed 7 Apr 2018

Lovely little cottage for two perfect location (near pubs, town, and picture perfect views) I will definitely be recommending this to all my friends absolutly wonderful Also some people said it was d… More

“Very dirty”

Reviewed 22 Dec 2017

The location is amazing. The house is well equipped. We enjoyed the open fire. The house was as described and we had timely and clear communication from the owner. Key pick up from the shop was easy a… More

Owner's reply: I am sorry you weren't happy with the cleanliness of the house when you arrived. If you had raised this with us I would have ensured this was dealt with by myself or our cleaner immediately.

“Cosy Wee Cottage”

Reviewed 27 Apr 2017

Spent a long weekend at the end of February through two storms in this cosy wee cottage. Weather could have been better of course but the open fire made it more bearable. It is perfectly situated in t… More

“Great location needs a bit of tlc”

Reviewed 6 Nov 2016

The house was comfortable but the bathroom was in need of a good clean. There was mould on the tiles and dirty walls I am sure that this could be easily sorted out. The TV was un-usable with the remot… More

“Ideally located homey apartment to explore Lake District”

Reviewed 24 Oct 2016

Causey View apartment has all u need for a cozy and homely stay. Ideally and centrally located too with all amenities so close by. Hope to come again. Host Jo Laker is very responsive and housekeeper … More

Owner's reply: Thanks for the great review! We're glad you enjoyed your stay in Causey View. We used to stay there ourselves before we moved to Keswick, so we hope that helps us know what our guests need and expect. We appreciate your feedback and you'd be welcome to stay again.

“Lovely little cottage”

Reviewed 25 Jul 2015

... in great location for town & walks. Loved the open fire (fire-logs from Booths make it easy & no hassle). Great to have a dishwasher too.

Owner's reply: Thanks for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay in Causey View.

“Ticks all the boxes.”

Reviewed 16 Mar 2015

The location was fantastic, we was a 30 second walk from the high street, there was a cinema at the bottom of the road, not that I used it, The river was less than a ten min walk. Lots of pubs within… More

Owner's reply: Thanks for your positive review Michael. We were really glad to hear you enjoyed staying in Causey View. Many apologies for the problem with the cleaner - this shouldn't have happened and I will follow up with her to ensure it is not repeated with other guests. We look forward to hearing from you again for another break in the Lakes soon. Jo & Steve Laker (Cottage owners)

“A CUTE COTTAGE IN A L”

Reviewed 17 Jul 2014

The property was in a good location very close to the centre. It is reasonably well maintained and clean. The kitchen is well stocked with all you could require - although some nice glasses without … More

Owner's reply: Thank you for your review of Causey View. We are glad you liked the location and found the house clean and well equipped. We have furnished the house to try to make best use of the space and ensure it is cosy and comfortable, hence we chose a good quality leather sofa that does not obstruct the doors at either end of the room and have dressed it with cushions and a throw - we are sorry to hear you did not find this comfortable for relaxing on and will look at if this can be improved. We do not provide outside furniture at present as the yard is shared and we have limited storage in the cottage for garden furniture but we will review this for the future.

“Perfect cottage, fantastic location - we loved it!”

Reviewed 9 May 2013

I rented this cottage as a 50th birthday surprise for my partner. Not only did Jo and Steve happily get involved with my surreptitious plans for having a presenet delivered to the cottage prior to our arrival, but we were delighted and surprised to find on our arrival, a vase of flowers and a birthday card - what a lovely, thoughtful touch. Jo popped in on our first day, just to make sure everything was all right and that we were happy and settled. The cottage itself is erfect for two people - spacious yet compact. The bedroom is lovely, with an amazingly comfortable bed (I think my partner wil be quizzing Jo as to where she bought it from!). The front room is welcoming and relaxed, with tv and the all important free wifi. The kitchen is big enough and well stocked. There is a communal yard at the back which looked fine, although we didn't use it ourselves. The location is absolutely perfect - right in the middle of Keswick and its tempting outdoor shops; 10 minutes walk from the lake and of course, within a five to 10 minute stroll of a wealth of bars, restaurants and pubs.It's really useful to have a free parking permit for the central carpark, just a five minute walk away (you don't want to walk a long way to your cottage from the car after you've been to the top of Scafell Pike, I can tell you!!!). Both Jo and Steve were friendly, welcoming and there's loads of helpful information in the cottage about the local area and a good supply of walking/guide books. If we go to Keswicg again (and I'm sure we will), we won't be searching on-line for a cottage, we'll just book Causey View - thank you Jo and Steve! Andrew

Owner's reply: Thanks for your review Andrew. We were delighted to hear you both enjoyed your stay and were happy to be able to help make a special occasion even more memorable. We look forward to welcoming you back to Causey View again soon. Kind regards Jo & Steve

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FAQs

How do I find more info about the property?

You can get in touch with Steve & Jo (the owner) through the contact form on this page.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your holiday booking to send the owner a message.

What if I have questions before I book?

Send Steve & Jo (the owner) an email through the contact form on this page. Alternatively, if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

How do I contact Steve & Jo (the owner)?

Send an email through the contact form on this page. Or if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your holiday booking to view Steve & Jo the owner's contact details or send them a message.

What's the difference between 'Book your stay' and 'Contact the owner/manager'?

Use the Book your stay form to pay provisionally online and send Steve & Jo (the owner) a booking request. You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then

Or send Steve & Jo (the owner) an enquiry through the Contact the owner/manager form if you’d like a quote or more info first.

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Simply enter your holiday dates in the Book your stay form to calculate the cost of your stay.
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You can also request a quote from Steve & Jo (the owner) through the contact form. The owner will email you the total cost for your dates and a link to book and pay online.

How do I know if my booking request has been accepted?

You’ll receive an email within 24 hours to let you know. Or you can check in Manage your holiday booking. No money will leave your account unless it’s accepted.

How do I pay for my holiday?

Use the Book your stay form to pay provisionally online. You can pay by credit/debit card or PayPal. Steve & Jo (the owner) will have 24 hours to accept the booking and no money will leave your account before then.

If you’ve been sent a quote, simply accept it and pay online through the email we sent you. You can also do this in Manage your holiday booking.

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Why can't I call Steve & Jo (the owner) before booking?

You can exchange contact details with the property owner/manager once your booking is confirmed and you’ve paid in full. Paying and communicating only through our platform allows us to ensure that your booking is covered by our Payment Protection policy.

If you have any questions before booking, you can send the property owner/manager a message via the contact form on their listing. Once you’ve booked, you can discuss the rental and make arrangements for your trip by logging into Manage my booking.

How do damage deposits work?

In most cases, you don’t pay a damage deposit up front. Instead, we save your payment details securely and you’re only charged in the event of damage to the property.

Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

How can I view and manage my booking?

Go to Manage your holiday booking to view all your booking details, pay the balance of your holiday or cancel it if you need to.

How do I pay the balance of my holiday?

You can pay the remaining balance of your holiday at any point. Simply go to Manage my holiday booking and click Pay now.

We’ll automatically charge the balance payment to the same payment method 10 days before it’s due. Go to Manage my holiday booking to see when the payment will be taken.

How can I retract my booking request?

You’ll need to contact Steve & Jo (the owner) to do this. Send them a message in Manage your holiday booking or through the contact form on this page.

How do I cancel my booking?

Go to Manage your holiday booking to cancel your booking. Here you can view your cancellation policy to see if you’ll be refunded.

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 Steve & Jo (the owner) a message.

If Steve & Jo (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your holiday booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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