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Birch Cottage Ambleside: cosy, fab location, views

  • Birch Cottage from walk to Wansfell, nestled on outskirts of Ambleside
    Birch Cottage from walk to Wansfell, nestled on outskirts of Ambleside
    Birch Cottage from walk to Wansfell, nestled on outskirts of Ambleside
    Bed area of large double room
    Extra seating area of large double room
    Spacious bathroom [has separate shower cubicle not seen in photo]
    Property description
    Cumbria
    |
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    Birch Cottage is quietly located on the outskirts of Ambleside with easy access to all amenities, including Lake Windermere, Skelwith Force waterfall, museums, traditional pubs, shops, bike hire, cinema and many excellent restaurants for eating out. Easy access to other Lakes & fells by foot, car or open top bus.
    The cottage benefits from its own private enclosed garden with a fantastic view to Wansfell.and has table and chairs to enable you to dine al fresco. With one huge double and one twin bedroom the cottage has lots of original features:beams, window seats, slate fireplace...
    There is loads to see and do during your stay.
    Just leave the car and do the Fairfield Horseshoe, go up the 'struggle' to the lovely old Kirkstone Inn - one of the highest in England. Or relax &am...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Alarm Clock
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Parking
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Full gas central heating + living flame gas fire in lounge
    Roomy bathroom has large original cast iron bath [big enough for 2!] + separate shower
    Entire top floor made into large double room with extra quiet seating area with views
    Traditional stone 3 storey terrace cottage

    RECENT COMMENTS from visitors book
    Lovely cottage and a very comfortable stay. Thanks for making our Lakeland stay a wonderful memory. We will definitely come back. PS we loved the fireplace in the lounge
    Bhatias, November 2012

    The cottage is really welcoming and we can tell it has been loved for a very long time. Warm, clean & comfortable. Thank you very much for sharing it with us.
    Sandra & Alan, October 2012

    Exactly what we were looking for to get away from it all. Warm, cosy cottage with everything t...
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    Listing #HL225374 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    By train to Windermere. Then bus or taxi
    By car
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
    Nearby cities
  • About this property
    How do I know if the property is available?
    How can I contact the owner?
    How will the owner contact me?
    What if I don't hear back from the owner?
    How do I pay?
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Roy F
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in June 2015

This 2 bedroom cottage has a historical charm with lovely period features, such as the large cast iron bathtub, cottage doors, fire place. The master bedroom, on the 2nd floor, offers a view towards the hills, sheep farm and gardens. It is also relatively spacious and clean. However, the internal decor and furnishing is somewhat a let-down and requires further... more

GaynorGlo...
Nottingham
Level Contributor
11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 for a stay in October 2014
1
person found this review helpful

We stayed at Birch Cottage for my husband's birthday. It was very reasonably priced for the area and some real pluses included being able to park right outside and could walk into Ambleside, saving lots of hassle with parking etc. The cottage was cosy and beautifully clean. It had everything we needed to be able to cook for ourselves as... more

tonie158
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

This cottage was great, ideal location, walking distance into Ambleside and great for walking. The owners are lovely to liaise with and the cottage was really cosy. more

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