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Blue Hill Cottage

Bluehill Cottage-a view down the lane
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Bluehill Cottage-a view down the lane
A walk from Bluehill Cottage overlooking Grasmere. Blue Hill Cottage approach
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4.5 of 5 stars
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54 reviews
Bluehill Cottage-a view down the lane
A walk from Bluehill Cottage overlooking Grasmere.
Blue Hill Cottage approach
Front door - A welcome awaits
Kitchen
Double bedroom
Bathroom
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.
Twin bedroom
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England
- 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: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 5 days ago
Listed since : May 2009
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 54 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 54 reviews
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Siobhan M
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in July 2016

This was a beautiful cosy and comfortable cottage throughtout. There was good literature to help with planning days out, whether it be walking, eating or drinking. The enclosed garden was beautiful and a little sun trap. All requirements for cooking were provided and the beds were extra comfy.

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Janet W
Hertford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

An enjoyable stay in this cosy cottage 4 adults , Jenny was very good at responding to any questions and we loved being in Ambleside but not in the centre but easy walking distance , we could also walk from the cottage as so many lovely walks around the area low and high walks , would use this again as...

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Management response:

Hi Jan, so glad you enjoyed your stay. Don't forget if you book again you will have 5% discount next time.

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wwrightbe...
Wigan, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

From entering the cottage its like a home from home and we felt comfortable straight away. A lot of character with open fireplace . The location is perfect as its a short walk into the town centre but sat in the communal garden there is zero traffic noise. Yes it small but this adds to the coziness . However the...

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Management response:

I'm so glad you loved the cottage. We do too. Hope you will be back soon to claim your 5% discount for returning guests.

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Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
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Rates

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

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
$89
£68
$118
£90
$551
£420
Jul 18, 2016 -
Sep 2, 2016
High Summer
3 nights
$105
£80
$140
£107
$683
£520
Sep 3, 2016 -
Oct 30, 2016
Autumn
3 nights
$89
£68
$118
£90
$551
£420
Oct 31, 2016 -
Dec 22, 2016
Early Winter
3 nights
$72
£55
$96
£73
$420
£320
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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
The price calculator on Holiday Lettings does not always calculate the correct rate. Please enquire for accurate quotes.

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. .

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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Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 99.4 mi
Railway: Windermere: 6.2 mi
Nearest airport Manchester about 100 miles. <BR><BR>Nearest train station Windermere about 6 miles. <BR><BR>Use of car is not essential as all is on the doorstep. <BR><BR>There is an off-road car park space<BR><BR>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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