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Blue Hill Cottage

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Bluehill Cottage-a view down the lane
4.5 of 5 bubbles
Very good
62 reviews
Bluehill Cottage-a view down the lane
A roaring fire
Double bedroom
Twin bedroom.
Showing our car parking space.
Some visitors arrive by horse!
A walk from Bluehill Cottage overlooking Grasmere.
Stormy day near Ambleside .
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.
Well stocked compact kitchen with dishwasher.
Newly renovated bathroom with walk-in shower.
Twin room.
Lake Windermere at Waterhead. 10 mins walk from cottage.
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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 with walk-in shower but no bath (newly renovated in November2016). 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.
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About the Owner, Jenny A
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : May 2009
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 62 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL89440
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 62 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in April 2017

Ambleside is the best location to stay with lots of amazing local walks. The accommodation was comfortable with everything we needed. We went to ullswater and on the second day, I managed lingmoor sumit.

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I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. Hopefully you will be back! Don't forget to mention that you have been before when rebooking so that I can give you a 5% discount. Regards

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Andrew G
Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2017 for a stay in December 2016

Fantastic little cottage in a superb location. Had everything you could possibly need and want from a short getaway from it all break

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So pleased you liked our little cottage. Hopefully we will welcome you back again soon.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2017 for a stay in March 2017

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So pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay. Hopefully you'll be back again soon to take advantage of the discount offered to 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
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Changeover days are either Monday or Friday. <br><br>Short breaks can either be 3 night weekends. Or 4 nights mid week Monday to Friday
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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
$117
£90
$547
£420
May 6, 2017 -
May 26, 2017
Maytime
3 nights
$89
£68
$117
£90
$547
£420
May 27, 2017 -
Jun 5, 2017
Whitsuntide
3 nights
$104
£80
$139
£107
$677
£520
Jun 6, 2017 -
Jul 21, 2017
Early Summer
3 nights
$89
£68
$117
£90
$547
£420
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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.

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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About the neighborhood
Ambleside is central to the Lake District so most people are attracted by the proximity of the fells and lakes. But it has many other amenities not usually found in a rural location. <BR><BR>There is an excellent cinema, tennis courts, bowling green plus a large number of bars and restaurants ranging from budget to gourmet! <BR><BR>Boat trips across Lake Windermere can be taken from Waterhead Pier which is again a short stroll from the cottage.
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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