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Beachside Cottage Idyllic Situation, Stunning Views Over Morecambe Bay & Lakes

People5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Pet Friendly 3 Bed Cottage, Direct Access To Beach, 15 Mins From Lake Windermere

2 double beds (1 with en suite) and 1 single, lounge with TV, DVD, WiFi and wood burner, fully equipped kitchen, 2nd shower room with shower cubicle, hand basin and WC, large conservatory with amazing views out over Morecambe Bay, lobby with wash machine, night storage heaters but also several free standing convector heaters.

Extensive private grounds with seating areas, garden furniture and bird viewing hide. Also elevated seating area with views over the bay.

The property is secluded but only a 5 min walk from the village of Baycliff which has 2 pubs serving food.; 2 miles from the Manjushri Buddhist Centre and 4 miles from the lively market town of Ulverston with its many festivals.

Amazing walks and bike rides from the property itself (including Birkrigg Common with its stone circle) or only a short journey into the Lake District.

Loved by bird watchers, dog owners, walkers, families and those seeking peace and quiet.

All fuel. electric, bed linen and towels provided. extensive patio paved areas with garden furniture provided, enclosed grounds. Travel cot, high chair available. Well behaved dogs welcomed. Plenty of space for parking. NB: the property is reached down 4 steps down from the parking area - there is a handrail.

Favourable rates available - please enquire.

PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT http://maskelbeach.wix.com/cumbrianholidays

More Details

Owner
Rose
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 April, 2018

About Rose

Tel: 07752059460. My husband grew up in nearby Barrow and, as a family we have explored the area with our children for many years. Keen to continue this even when his parents were no longer around, we fell in love with this cottage which we think is in an idyllic location. Although we live more than 200 miles away, we get up whenever we can - our dogs are in their element at the cottage and run for miles across the sands. Our children as adults visit with their friends - taking the opportunity to go for long walks, bike rides,paddling their kayaks and flying kites.

Rose purchased this bungalow in 2006

Why Rose chose Aldingham

We had no intention of purchasing a property but it was one of those moments where we both fell instantly in love with the cottage and location and knew we must have it. We've had no regrets and, besides letting it out, ourselves, family and friends have had many magical holidays at the cottage.

The cottage is cosy and quirky and equipped with everything you may need - hopefully! Dogs are safe in the grounds of the property but so near the beach for long walks. You can relax in the privacy of the gardens on sun loungers or choose to sit on a raised decking so you have a stunning view out over the bay.

What makes this bungalow unique

Location, location! stunning views from the conservatory and gardens over Morecambe Bay with the hills of the Lake District in the distance. The seclusion and tranquillity of the cottage - no near neighbours. Pubs (and food) 5 mins walk away, one dog friendly. Vast sands to walk out on (ideal for dogs). Amazing bird life in Morecambe Bay can be viewed from the property. Ideal base for exploring Southern and Western Lake District or just going for walks and bike rides from the property.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Guests said "The location is just perfect - I would even sell our home in Florida for a view like that:):)"
Aug 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Aldingham in Urswick

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5 ...
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Please ensure all rubbish is in black bin bags or the dustmen can't take them!
  • If you encounter any problems, please ring either the cleaner (for cleaning issues) or myself straight away so we can sort them out.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , this is en suite to bedroom 1
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , bedroom 1 has an en suite shower room and toilet
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming

Reviews

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Beachside Cottage Idyllic Situation, Stunning Views Over Morecambe Bay & Lakes
average rating of 4.578125 based on 66 reviews
5

Fantastic location, lovely cosy cottage.

  • 5 of 5

This is a great place to stay. The cottaage is cosy, clean and warm. It has a big conservatory to view the beach and sea. Just a few steps from the garden and your on the beach, great for dogs children and grown up children. Just a few miles from a town but the peace and quiet is amazing (in fact the town is very peaceful too). We love Gillions tea rooms in Ulverston, very old fashioned just like the town itself. We cannot come back for a few years so will miss Maskel beach.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this lovely review, we look forward to when you will be able to return!
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5

Cosy, quiet and beautifully located.

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely, quiet few days. The kids enjoyed the space, we enjoyed the peace and quiet and we all enjoyed being right on the beach, the dog especially. The cottage is warm, homely and has good amenities. There is a good range of garden birds, with lots of huge windows to watch them from. The natural light here is amazing and on clear nights you get great stargazing because of the lack of light pollution. Rose was lovely to deal with and we will book again.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We look forward to you booking again.
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5

Perfectly Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

It was our 4th stay and this gem of a cottage and it was so good to return! What a wonderful place to stay! Opening that gate onto Morecombe Bay is bliss, sitting in the conservatory and looking out of an evening is bliss! It's a really comfy home from home place for us. We had a break of 2 and a half years due to buying a motorhome but as soon as we opened that door, we realised how much we missed it! So much so, we booked it again for September before we left.

Thank you Rose and Bob for sharing such a special place, we really do feel at home there and can't wait to return.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Mandy, you must have seen it in all weathers by now!
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5

lovely views and very peaceful

  • 5 of 5

It was great for the children and the dog as they had lots of freedom up and down the beach front.As a family it was lovely going for lots of walks and exporling

  • Review Submitted: 18-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

Brilliant location.

  • 4 of 5

It is fair to say the property could be modernised a bit but we loved our stay. The kitchen was adequately equipped with an efficient oven. Living room was comfortable and the log fire a delight which kept us cosy at nights. We also enjoyed the dining room.

By far and away the highlight for us was the location. Walking the dog on the beach directly from the bungalow was special!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

beautiful and peaceful sty

  • 5 of 5

great location, good walks along beach, great for bird watchers. accommodation very comfortable an well equipped, love the conservatory.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
baycliff
Nearest Train
4 Miles
ulverston
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
baycliff
Nearest Beach
Morecambe Bay
Car: recommended

Pet friendly, Maskel Beach is situated in an idyllic position on the beach on South Lakes peninsula. Lake Windermere is 20 mins drive, lively town of Ulverston with its many festivals is 4 miles, Buddhist Centre 2 miles, bird watching over Morecambe Bay from the property. Excellent walking and cycling from the property. Secluded, private grounds but also magnificent views over the bay. Many good restaurants nearby, including within walking distance and dog friendly. Please be aware the foreshore is 10m of stoney beach before the sands.

Favourable rates available - please enquire.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow in Aldingham, Cumbria & Lake District National Park

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
high
21 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
mid
1 Sep 2018 - 2 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
£550
for 7 nights
£550
 
 
low
3 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£400
for 7 nights
£400
 
 
mid-high
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
low
5 Jan 2019 - 22 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
£400
for 7 nights
£400
 
 
mid
23 Mar 2019 - 19 Jul 2019
7 night minimum stay
£550
for 7 nights
£550
 
 
High
20 Jul 2019 - 30 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
Mid
31 Aug 2019 - 1 Nov 2019
7 night minimum stay
£550
for 7 nights
£550
 
 
Low
2 Nov 2019 - 20 Dec 2019
3 night minimum stay
£171
for 3 nights
£400
 
 
High
21 Dec 2019 - 3 Jan 2020
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£525
for 7 nights
From
£75
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £15

20% deposit on booking, balance to be cleared at least 2 weeks prior to visit.
It may be possible to book shorter weekend breaks at a proportionate cost but, in high season, these will only be available 2 weeks before the stay.
The property will be available from 3pm on the first day of your stay - please vacate by 10am on the last day.
£15 per dog

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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