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Blue Hill Cottage

Bluehill Cottage-a view down the lane
4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
45 reviews
Bluehill Cottage-a view down the lane
A walk from Bluehill Cottage overlooking Grasmere.
Blue Hill Cottage approach
Front door - A welcome awaits
Twin bedroom
Double bedroom
Chill out!
Lounge, dining alcove and kitchen
All aboard on Lake Windermere-a short walk from Bluehill Cottage
Stormy day near Grasmere
Bluehill Cottage
A host of dancing daffodils- by Stockghyll waterfalls a short walk from the cottage.
Lake Windermere above Blue Hill from Jenkins Crag, another walk from the doorstep.
Lakeland sheep in a Winter Wonderland.
The Lake District is beautiful in all weathers
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Rental Home /
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
- This quaint cottage is almost hidden up a leafy lane. Thick walls testify that the cottage is very old. It is compact but well laid out. The accommodation comprises front door leading straight into the living room which has a dining table under the stairs. It is open plan to the kitchen which is well fitted with oak units. There is a traditional stone hearth with an open coal fire. There is also gas central heating.
- Steep stairs lead to front bedroom with double bed, back bedroom with twin beds, and a pleasant bathroom. There is an enclosed grassed yard at the back - ideal for a summer barbecue (shared with other residents from Blue Hill). Outside is the old privvy - great for storing bikes and muddy boots. There is an off road parking space.
- With the village and the fells so close-by you can abandon the car for the duration if yo...
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About the owner, Jenny A
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Listed since : Feb 2010
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 45 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL89440 by: Holiday Lettings
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 45 reviews
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English first
Matt R
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in May 2015

Stayed for three nights and totally fell in love with the place. Lovely and cosy but within a stones throw from plenty of great pubs and places to eat. Jenny was incredibly helpful and quick to respond to any queries we had. Can't wait to go back. more

Denbighshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Easy to get to with the directions provided and an excellent location for proximity into the town meaning you can leave the car. The cottage has ample utensils and kitchen equipment and the beds are extremely comfy. Visited with my two daughters and 16 year old grandson and found there was enough space, downstairs lounge was comfy and cosy. A... more

Salford, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Spent a lovely weekend in Blue Hill Cottage. It is a lovely spacious cottage with with original features and was the perfect warm comfortable place to relax after a days walking. more

  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
Open plan kitchen compact but well planned. Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine/dryer and microwave.

Traditional cosy living room with a slate fireplace with an open coal fire and exposed beams. Small dining table under the stairs. 2 small sofas. Flat screen TV/DVD player. Selection of books, games and DVDs. NEWLY AVAILABLE WI-FI.
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Sep 1, 2015 -
Nov 1, 2015
Early Autumn
3 nights
Nov 2, 2015 -
Dec 20, 2015
Late Autumn
3 nights
Dec 21, 2015 -
Jan 3, 2016
Christmas & New Year
5 nights
Jan 4, 2016 -
Feb 12, 2016
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
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The cottage may be booked for full weeks or short breaks. Either 3 night weekend breaks Friday to Monday or bargain 4 night mid-week breaks Monday to Friday.

Extra nights can also be booked subject to availability.

Preferred changeover day Friday or Monday. Saturday to Saturday bookings are possible for weekly lets only.

Please arrive not earlier than 3pm and vacate before 10am.

Provisional bookings can be made by phone or email and a deposit is required within 3 days.

Full payment is due 6 weeks before arrival. Payment can be made by personal cheque or bank transfer or Paypal
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 99.4 mi
Railway: Windermere: 6.2 mi
Nearest airport Manchester about 100 miles.

Nearest train station Windermere about 6 miles.

Use of car is not essential as all is on the doorstep.

There is an off-road car park space

Ambleside is also a good centre for using public transport-buses.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.6 mi.
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