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Big White House

Dining Room with seating for 24 Guests
4.5 of 5 bubbles
Very good
54 reviews
Dining Room with seating for 24 Guests
Quality self-catering for 24
Time for a chat and catchup in the snug
Dine in style
A counter with hotplates makes serving easy
Kitchen plenty of equipment to get you cooking
Kitchen again
Stylish interior designed bedrooms
Pool tournaments can last to the early hours
Clothes Drying Room with dehumidifier
Twin bedroom
The 'Snug' with wall mounted fire
Newly rennovated bedrooms offer a superior level of comfort
crazy art and lighting in the TV cinema room
50' Surround sound TV cinema room
Second TV Lounge
Most bedrooms also come with an en-suite toilet
Summer House and outdoor Seating
Back of property with parking for 12 cars
Allonby on the solway coast 20mins drive
Keswick market town relax with a coffee
Cockermouth 10mins drive ideal for shopping
Bassenthwaite Lake 20mins drive
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11 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 24
Cockermouth, Lake District, Cumbria, England
The Big White House is a detached Four Star self-catering Lake District holiday home which is located just outside of Cockermouth, Cumbria. This Lake District holiday home can sleep up to 24 people across 11 bedrooms. This self catering holiday home also has large kitchen and huge dining area, the house has separate lounges and a spacious garden with summerhouse.<BR><BR>The Big White House has been renovated to Four Star standards, and boasts a huge dining room with large 18' dining table which can seat everyone. In addition there is a first floor TV lounge with large 50" TV and Blu-Ray home cinema system. All three bathrooms have modern quality fittings and is central heated throughout.<BR><BR>The house is ideal for family parties, get-togethers and corporate meetings; unlike camping barns and hostels the... Read more
About the Manager, Stay Lakeland (Property Manager Stay Lakeland Ltd)
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Apr 2011
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 461 reviews and 33 properties
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Listing #HL166416 by: Holiday Lettings
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 54 reviews
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English first
Reading, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 for a stay in October 2016

Joined 23 members of my family for the week at the Big White House to celebrate some big birthdays. The location is absolutely perfect, close to the Lakes but far enough away to get us out of the tourist mayhem! The addition of a hot tub and archery session on site was fantastic. I was however a bit disappointed with the communal areas. The dining area is fantastic but the living room is far too...

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Thank you for the Four Stars and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We value your comments and will add them to on going maintenance routine. The Stay Lakeland team


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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Wow. This place catered for all our needs. An extended family group of 17 enjoyed staying here for 4 days. The kitchen was so well catered, we had no problems meeting the needs of all. The downstairs lounge was a little tight and some of the beds mattresses could be replaced. But other than that we had a great time. Just remember to say a little bit earlier than the time you are going to...

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68 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 for a stay in September 2016

24 adults had a fantastic weekend at The Big White House. The house is fantastic and fully equipped for a fun packed weekend. Rooms are excellent and the main dining room is ideal for get togethers. There are two TV lounges to hideaway and chill out. Showers were hot at all times. We had a murder mystery which started in the nearby Bar Bistro and ended in the house. I can't praise the Big White...

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Thanks John, We are really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hopefully we will will see you again soon! Kind regards, the Stay Lakeland team


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  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (24)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (24)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(18)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Kid Friendly:
Additional amenities & feature info
Ground Floor<BR><BR>Dining Room: The dining room has a large 18' dining table which seats 24 people; in addition there is also cabinets with hotplates and separate unit with wine chillier unit. Adjacent to the dining room is the snug area.<BR>Snug: This area is adjacent to the dining room and has sofa seating and chairs and electric flame effect fire; making this a great place to relax after a big meal.<BR>Kitchen: Fully-Fitted kitchen complete with two electric ovens, gas hob, two electric grills, two toasters, microwave, constant boiling water vendor, two dishwashers, washing machine and dryer.<BR>Bedroom 1: Double Bedroom with En-Suite toilet and washbasin.<BR>Bedroom 2: Twin Bedroom with En-Suite toilet and washbasin.<BR>Bedroom 3: Twin Bed... more
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Nov 17, 2016 -
Dec 19, 2016
Off Peak
2 nights
Dec 20, 2016 -
Jan 4, 2017
Off Peak
1 night
Jan 5, 2017 -
Feb 16, 2017
7 nights
Feb 17, 2017 -
Feb 23, 2017
Off Peak
2 nights
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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