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Seathwaite Cottage

View from the top patio across the rooftop to Langdales
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View from the top patio across the rooftop to Langdales
Rear of the cottage, windows to lounge and 3rd bedroom Lovely lounge with views onto the garden.
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5.0 of 5 stars
21 reviews
View from the top patio across the rooftop to Langdales
Rear of the cottage, windows to lounge and 3rd bedroom
Lovely lounge with views onto the garden.
Lounge area
Dining area off lounge
Kitchen with every modern convenience.  Gas hob, electric fan oven
Dining room seating 9 at antique farmhouse table, window to garden
Christmas at Seathwaite Cottage, inner hall
Main bedroom - king size draped 4 poster bed
Main king size bed - master bedroom suite, beautiful cruck construction
Sitting/dressing area to master suite
Sitting/dressing area to master suite - velux looking over the fells
New King size Walnut antique bed and canopy to 2nd bedroom
King size bed - spacious 2nd bedroom
Beautiful draped canopy in 2nd king size bedroom
Beautiful mirror now in 2nd bedroom
Twin bedroom - 3rd bedroom overlooking the beautiful terraced garden
Ground floor king size 4 poster bed - 4th bedroom
Ground floor single bedroom - 5th bedroom
Ground floor single bedroom - 5th bedroom
Luxurious family bathroom, bath, wc, washbowl and corner shower cubicle
Family bathroom with curved shower cubicle
Large ensuite shower room to master suite
Ensuite shower room
Original beams in  ensuite shower room
Comfy sofa in 2nd bedroom, overlooking the fells
House from secluded terraced garden, looking towards dining room and main bedroom and balcony
House from terraced garden -  towards car port and 2nd bedroom which has windows to front and side
A view from the top sunny patio across the rooftop to Langdales - enjoy wonderful sunset views too
Bluebells along the Brathay - walk to Skelwith Bridge and Elterwater for lunch
Beautiful flowers at Stagshaw Gardens, National Trust property
View from Stagshaw Gardens to Windermere
Lots of eateries in the pretty village of Ambleside
Terraced garden from lower patio - lots of secluded seating areas.  Table, chairs and a barbecue
King size  - showing  spacious 2nd bedroom, before replacement larger bed and wall mirror
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5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England
A large detached 16th Century cottage. Sleeping 9 in 5 bedrooms with ensuite shower room, main bathroom and ground floor wet room. A rural retreat close to Ambleside - 10 minutes walk. Sympathetically furnished to a high standard. 4* Certificate. 3 King size beds, 3 singles. Full of character, but surprisingly light and spacious; original oak beams with good ceiling heights. Sitting areas in main bedrooms with sofas. Additional dressing/sitting area with small tv to 1st bedroom (and ensuite shower room.) 4 star rated by Visit England. Parking for 2 cars plus smaller one in car port. Private single track lane, one property beyond us; Ideal for walking and groups or families. Possible under occupancy rates out of season. Freesat tv (SKY), telephone, Wifi, iPod doc. Beautiful, sunny terraced garden; some rooms and top patio have... Read more
About the Owner, Brenda M
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Jul 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 34 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL559027 by: Holiday Lettings
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English first
Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015 for a stay in November 2015

Well equipped cottage with plenty of space. All rooms were beautifully decorated with character features. A really cosy living space. Ideal for a break with family or friends. Walking distance to Ambleside.

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So glad you found everything you needed for your holiday and enjoyed the cottage


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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015 for a stay in September 2015

The cottage is located in a nice and quiet uphill side of Ambleside not far from the town center. it is embraced by the traditional English countryside lands around. Loved the cottage from the first step inside it. The whole house was well decorated and setup with full vintage character. Small details were very thoughtful.We are in a group of...

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The decor and quality of furnishings are obviously appreciated - not a run of the mill holiday let


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Salisbury, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015 for a stay in September 2015

This holiday cottage felt more like a home than a holiday let, the rooms were all beautifully decorated and the master suite was incredible. Perfectly situated for walks and for local amenities, although the hill up to it was certainly a challenge! Would recommend to both family and groups of friends and would definitely come again.

Management response:

Lovely that you found the Farmhouse to be home from home. Thank you for your comments


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (9)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (9)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Kid Friendly:
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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
Jul 16, 2016 -
Sep 2, 2016
7 nights -- --
Sep 3, 2016 -
Sep 30, 2016
3 nights
Oct 1, 2016 -
Oct 14, 2016
3 nights
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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
Out of High Season Cottage may be let for 6 or 9 people. 3 or 5 bedrooms, please see pricing tables. We may reduce for fewer guests out of season. Short breaks offered out of High Season or at short notice.
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How to get there
Trains run to Windermere from whence there is a bus or taxi service to Ambleside<BR><BR>Ambleside is at the head of Lake Windermere, the largest of those in The Lake District.<BR><BR>Leave M6 at Junction 36 and follow signs to Windermere and Ambleside
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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