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Lake Cottage - Low Water End

  • The boat house at Low Water End (boat in photo is a guests dinghy)
    The boat house at Low Water End (boat in photo is a guests dinghy)
    The boat house at Low Water End (boat in photo is a guests dinghy)
    Living area looking towards kitchen
    open plan kitchen area
    Lounge area to stairs
    Lake Cottage in substantial gardens
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
    Low Water End is a property with two self catering holiday cottages at the southern tip of Coniston Water.

    It is hidden away in the heart of Arthur Ransome country with enough grounds for children to play all day, with lake frontage, boats, a slipway and not a computer game, TV or video in sight.

    The kitchen and dining area in Lake Cottage is open plan. There is a woodburning stove and a full utility room. The three bedrooms have zip-link beds so can be doubles on request. The cottage has ample parking and is very private and secluded. It shares the grounds and the lake access with one other cottage - close enough to share a holiday if required but private enough to not disturb each other.

    Please note - the boat shown in the the photographs was a dinghy brought to the cottage by a gue...
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Boat Available
    • Central Heating
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Highchair
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Ping Pong Table
    • Refrigerator
    • Shared Yard
    • Single Beds:(4)
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Washer
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #HL248247 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per week
    Easter Apr 5, 2014 Apr 25, 2014 7 nights
    Spring Apr 26, 2014 May 23, 2014 7 nights
    Summer Half Term May 24, 2014 May 30, 2014 7 nights
    Summer Off Peak May 31, 2014 Jun 27, 2014 7 nights
    View all periods
    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
    It will be necessary to take a damage deposit of £100 which will be refunded once satisfactory inventory checks have been completed after your stay

    Please contact us for dates beyond Easter.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Blackpool: 72.1 mi
    Railway: Ulverston: 8.1 mi
    Ferry: Heysham: 44.7 mi
    Low Water End is about 25 miles from J36 of the M6 Coming from the South on the M6;

    Take 1st exit ie.left, at the roundabout off M6 at Junction 36 for 3.5 miles. (Signposted Kendal & South Lakes).

    Bear left onto A6 Brettargh Holt Roundabout (signposted Barrow) and follow the A590 for approx 15 miles till Greenodd.

    At Greenodd, Turn right onto A5092 signed Whitehaven & Workington.

    About 3 miles further, fork right onto A5084 signposted Coniston.

    About 3 miles further again, drive through Blawith and Water Yeat villages and the road crosses a cattle grid

    A quarter of a mile later there is a sharp dip in the road. At the very bottom of the dip, there is a gate, set back on the right with LOW WATER END on the gate.
    Activities nearby
    Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 14.9 mi.

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English first
Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013 for a stay in July 2013

W3e were a group of six amateur artists.We loved the peace beauty i and informality of Low water End. We visited the homes of Woedsworth , Ruskin and Beatrix Potter.I particularly recomend Breatirex Potters house . It is exactly as she left itand you expect to see Peter Rabbit at every turn. We also enjoyed The Derwent pencil factory at... more

Management response:

Thank you so much for your review of your stay at Low Water End and also for sending us some of your wonderful sketches. You captured perfectly the peace and tranquility of the place. We hope to see you return at some time in the future? more

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
19 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013 for a stay in January 2013

This was our second trip to Lake Cottage, this time with no kids!! A stunning location right on the edge of the southern end of Lake Coniston. The week before we went we prayed for snow, there is no where quite like the lakes in the Winter, arrived on Saturday afternoon and everything was as expected, spotlessly clean, everything you...


Management response:

Thank you so much for your kind review. I am so glad that you had a good time on your stay even with the weather being a bit on the cold side! Cold but beautiful I suspect. more

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Rachel W
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013 for a stay in January 2013
person found this review helpful

As a family tradition, having been coming here since 1970's Low Water End never loses its beauty. With always so much to do we spent yet another year playing on the lake, going for multiple walks, topped off by retreating to the warm open fire in the cottage for the good old family games. We also enjoyed a nice lengthy...


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