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Birch Cottage Ambleside: cosy, fab location 2017 A1 Business Excellence Award

Birch Cottage from walk to Wansfell, nestled on outskirts of Ambleside
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Birch Cottage is quietly located on the outskirts of Ambleside with easy access to all amenities, including Lake Windermere, Skelwith Force waterfall, museums, traditional pubs, shops, bike hire, cinema and many excellent restaurants for eating out. Easy access to other Lakes & fells by foot, car or open top bus.
The cottage benefits from its own private enclosed garden with a fantastic view to Wansfell.and has table and chairs to enable you to dine al fresco. With one huge double and one twin bedroom the cottage has lots of original features:beams, window seats, slate fireplace...
There is loads to see and do during your stay.
Just leave the car and do the Fairfield Horseshoe, go up the 'struggle' to the lovely old Kirkstone Inn - one of the highest in England. Or relax & feed the ducks by Lake Windermere & then en...
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Listing #HL225374
About the Owner
Caroline N
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Just contact me if you need ideas for walks, places to eat etc
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rustic cottage in a traditional style. Very well located for easy walking access into Ambleside. Allocated parking, so leave the car and walk everywhere you need.

Thank Naomi B
Reviewed August 21, 2017

The cottage is very well maintained, it's clean and comfortable in a very peaceful environment. The downside if you are elderly with walking problems the master bedroom is on the third floor. Both my husband and myself struggle with stairs so going up one flight...More

Thank Witchymp
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Reviewed July 18, 2017

Just arrived back home after spending a few much needed days away in the lakes, birch cottage made our break all the more relaxing, parking for our car with great views. The cottage is clean & comfortable & suited out needs perfectly. The owner made...More

Thank foulds1969
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Full gas central heating + living flame gas fire in lounge
Roomy bathroom has large original cast iron bath [big enough for 2!] + separate shower
Entire top floor made into large double room with extra quiet seating area with viewsTraditional stone 3 storey terrace cottage

COMMENTS from visitors bookLovely cottage and a very comfortable stay. Thanks for making our Lakeland stay a wonderful memory. We will definitely come back. PS we loved the fireplace in the lounge Bhatias, November cottage is really welcoming and we can tell it has been loved for a very long time. Warm, clean & comfortable. Thank you very much for sharing it with us. Sandra & Alan, October
Exactly what we were looking for to get away from it all. Warm, cosy cottage with everything that you could possibly n...
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please note some people may find the stairs steep.
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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  • Cleaning fee on departure: $72 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $65 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
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About the neighborhood
Edinboro is a row of old 18th century traditional Bobbin maker cottages quietly set above Stock Ghyll Force, just off the Kirkstone Road which leads up to one of the oldest and highest inns in England
Getting around
Perfect for touring in your own car or by bus (open top in summer)
Or just use your own feet - it's easy to walk to lakes, waterfalls, rivers, villages and shops
Car not needed
How to get there
By train to Windermere. Then bus or taxi
Car via M6 and A591
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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