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Blea Brows

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Entering the courtyard!
4.5 of 5 bubbles
Very good
41 reviews
Entering the courtyard!
The new patio and garden furniture!
View from the landing
Double bedroom
Twin or double bedroom
Further twin or double
Sitting room
Sitting room - looking across to Brown Howe Cottage
Cosy woodburner!
Hallway
Kitchen
Kitchen table
View across the courtyard
Down by the lake
Lake shore beach
The lake shore in winter.  Not much beach but plenty of snow!
View down the lake - Fairfield
Wildcat Island!
Blawith Common beach to walk to!
...and the same view in the snow!!
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Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Coniston, Duddon Valley, Lake District, Cumbria, England
NOW with wifi (although not super fast)! Blea Brows enjoys a fantastic secluded setting in Arthur Ransome's Swallows and Amazons country! It is a fabulous cottage for couples, families or group holidays, and a safe location for children and pets as it is set in the grounds of the big house, Brown Howe. It enjoys private lake access (with three other properties), just a few minutes stroll away (along a woodland path, which may be muddy when wet!), and is ideal for boating, picnics and exploring. Wild Cat island is within reach by boat, and the beautiful Blawith common is just down the road - ideal for exploring and with more lovely beaches to discover! From here you can also enjoy amazing views up the lake towards Coniston, with the well-walked Fairfield Horseshoe in view. It is a cosy, comfortable detached cottage with woodburne... Read more
About the Owner, Philip O
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 80 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Jul 2012
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 41 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL251205
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 41 reviews
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KATYMAP
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017 for a stay in December 2016

Lovely situation within woodland and a short walk to lakeside. Convenient base to explore area, although no need to travel very far, lots of walks and things to do within a short drive - and walks from the door too. Coniston only 10mins or so in car for shops and a great fish & chip shop! Cottage lovely and clean...

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Mark And...
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 25, 2016 for a stay in December 2016

Here again for Christmas, loving the cottage for a second year! Such a nice place to stay, homely not a show home, somewhere to enjoy coming back to after a day exploring the Lakes, log fire to chill in front of in the evening and central heating to ensure you don't have a chill at night! Cheers for another great...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2016 for a stay in November 2016

We had a wonde full time in this lovely cottage! Great location - right on lake Coniston with access to the water. Fantastic walks right on your doorstep with fabulous views. The cottage itself is very homely and cosy, stocked with everything you could ever need. We stayed with our 4 month old baby and grandparent and the cottage was...

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Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
General Facilities: Woodburner, DVD player, Ipod dock, General: thermostatic controlled central heating, CD player, TV Standard: Kettle, Toaster, Iron Utilities: Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge-freezer, Washing dryer Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms (one with en-suite).Bathrooms: There are 3 loos to allow for relaxed family bath times! 1 family bathroom with shower, 1 ensuite with shower and downstairs cloakroom with loo. Lobby outside kitchen door for storage of boots, outdoor gear etc. Cloakroom and hall also provide extra storage areas. Sleeping arrangements: 1 Double and 4 Singles, or 2 Doubles and 2 Singles, or 3 Doubles. Please advise as to your preference. Dining seating for 6, also seating in the kitchen, sitting room seating for 6. Other: Linen provided, but PLEASE NOT... more
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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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
$124
£100
$137
£110
$870
£700
Feb 24, 2017 -
Apr 6, 2017
Week 9 - 14
3 nights
$106
£85
$118
£95
$559
£450
Apr 7, 2017 -
Apr 20, 2017
Easter holidays
7 nights -- --
$932
£750
Apr 21, 2017 -
May 25, 2017
Week 16 - 20
3 nights
$124
£100
$137
£110
$808
£650
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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
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights

NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.

Price includes: central heating, electric, bed linen (no towels - sorry), cot and high chair (if needed). A starter pack of fuel for the stove is left for your use. More may be purchased locally as and when required.
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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