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Blue Hill Cottage

Bluehill Cottage-a view down the lane
4.5 of 5 bubbles
Very good
56 reviews
Bluehill Cottage-a view down the lane
A walk from Bluehill Cottage overlooking Grasmere.
Blue Hill Cottage approach
Front door - A welcome awaits
Double bedroom
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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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 ( this is scheduled for renovation 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.
- With the village and the fells so clo...
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About the Owner, Jenny A
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : May 2009
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 56 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL89440 by: Holiday Lettings
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 56 reviews
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Gillian P
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in October 2016

Lovely quite area with easy walking into the town centre and also into the hills. WE were lucky to have glorious sunshine and marveleous views from our days out.

Peter B
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 for a stay in August 2016

This was a great place to stay on our first trip to Ambleside, with access to walks in all directions - we came without our own transport but there are great routes of many difficulties close by. The location is great - access was by a moderately steep hill 5 minutes from the main bus stops in the town centre....

Management response:

I glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you'll be back. We having a new bathroom fitted in November too.


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Siobhan M
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016 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.

Management response:

"I glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you'll be back soon to take advantage of the 5% discount. We're having a new bathroom fitted in November too."


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  • 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
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Kid Friendly:
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
Sep 3, 2016 -
Oct 30, 2016
3 nights
Oct 31, 2016 -
Dec 22, 2016
Early Winter
3 nights
Dec 23, 2016 -
Jan 2, 2017
Xmas & New Year
3 nights
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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.

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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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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