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Comfortable cottage on private lake(Lake District)

  • Porch of Papageno
    January 2011
    Winter in Kortenhoef
    Property description
    Kortenhoef
    |
    Rental Home – 
    1 Bedroom, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 3
    Pretty Little Cottage At The Lake. Sleeps 2 or 3.
    Boating And Swimming Only 20 Mins From Amsterdam.
    Lovely guesthouse at our private lake, sleeps 2 in upstairs bedroom and 2 on a couch in the living room when necessary. Small ensuite bathroom with bath. Lovely terrace, wide view, morning sun. A rowing boat is available. Water is perfect for swimming. Nearby is a big lake, where (sailing)boats etc. are for rent. There is also a very nice cafe/restaurant. Use of 2 bicycles is included. Hilversum abt. 20 mns by bike, Amsterdam 20 mns by car. Bus stop near property.
    Ample parking space.
    The village of Kortenhoef is part of the authentic lake district, near the big city of Hilversum and also close to Amsterdam and Schiphol Airport. Very nice surroundings, ideal for biking and boating, with hi...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Boat Available
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Deck
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Dishwasher
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Housekeeping Included
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Patio
    • Porch
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Secure Parking
    • Shared Yard
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Sofa Beds:(1)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Waterfront
    • Water Views
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Ask
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Ask
    Listing #FKN3480135 by: FlipKey
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Bus and train of taxi.: 29.8 mi
    Railway: Hilversum: 9.9 mi
    From the airport take the train to Hilversum. From there a taxi is cheap and easy, though iut is also possible to take a bus to Kortenhoef.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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Jim E
Fleet, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

The cottage was beautifully clean upon arrival. Will & Christian are very welcoming and helpful, speaking perfect English. There are a couple of supermarkets a few minutes drive away. The cottage is well equipped with all linen and plenty of towels provided. It is also very peaceful and has wonderful views across a quiet corner of the lake. A short... more

Dave K
Gaithersburg, Maryland
Level Contributor
40 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013 for a stay in October 2013

My wife and I stayed in "Papageno" for 10 days in October. While the weather was less than desirable (rain on 6 of the 10 days). The peaceful relaxation only 30 minutes from the centrum in Amsterdam or Utrecht made this a great choice. The lakes, the grounds, the visiting wild life (ducks, geese and coots) - better than most...

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Richard S
Eastleigh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013 for a stay in April 2013

My wife & I have stayed at Papageno twice: the first time in a heatwave during August 2012 and again when the weather was not quite as warm in April 2013. On both occasions we had a brilliant holiday. The house is in its own little secret world, back from the main road (which you can hear, but it never... more

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