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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
    Ambleside
    |
    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
    • 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 viewsTraditional stone 3 storey terrace cottage

    COMMENTS from visitors bookLovely 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 2012The 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 2012Exactly what we were looking for to get away from it all. Warm, cosy cottage with everything that you could...
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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.
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Marie G
Alicante, Spain
Level Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in June 2015

The position is perfect - a beautiful situation just on the edge of Ambleside. Less than a 10-minute walk (with moderate incline) to the centre with all its pubs, restaurants and shops. The cottage is a comfortable size, and the small garden, a few yards from the cottage is well-maintained. This would warrant 5 stars with a few improvements -... more

Roy F
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015 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

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