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Cosy Garden Flat With Private Parking

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Waterhead, Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England - Great Views, Stone's Throw From The Lake

Enter this enchanting ground floor flat and find a beautiful open plan living room with stone fireplace and a fully fitted kitchen area with breakfast bar. There is a cosy double bedroom with built-in wardrobe and a shower room. The flat benefits from it’s own front garden area in which you can sit and enjoy the lovely views of Loughrigg Fell. PLEASE NOTE IF YOU ARE REQUESTING A PART OR MID WEEK BREAK THE ESTIMATED COST SHOWN ON THE WEBSITE WILL BE LOWER THAN THE ACTUAL PRICE DUE TO AN ANOMOLY WITH THE NEW OWNERS DIRECT PRICING TOOL - please request a price from ourselves

Sleeps 2. 1 bedroom apartment. Changeover day Saturday. Sorry no pets. No smoking. Private parking for 2 cars. Private front garden. The Garden Flat is set in superb grounds of a splendid Lakeland former gentlemen’s residence. You can wonder through the grounds, home to deer, squirrels and badgers, and take in the wonderful views of the surrounding fells. Just a stones throw away from the lake shore where you will find cafés, gift shops and traditional Lakeland pubs.

More Details

Owner
Kevin
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
16 December, 2017

What makes this apartment unique

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Guestbook comments from the owner

Andy from Leeds-Great location, very cosy.

Juan from Malaga- "I could live there"

Jennifer from York - Thank you for a lovely holiday

Nic from Hook - Had a great time. Lovely accomodation in a great location
Mar 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Ambleside in Lakes

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • town
  • village
General:
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room with wc and basin
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: 1 bedroom with a double bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • forests
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • caving
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outside: Private front garden with furniture Utility Room: Iron and ironing board available Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen is included and changed once a week. Towels are NOT provided.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(13 traveller reviews)

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Cosy Garden Flat With Private Parking
average rating of 4.4615383 based on 14 reviews
4

Cosy and warm with a nice outdoor area

  • 4 of 5

Generally the accommodation was of a reasonable standard. It was warm and cosy, but fairly small. The location was excellent for getting to the lake, boats etc. Ambleside was a short drive or walk away.

There were 3 things that I felt were not great. Firstly the hot water it took an age to get hot and then it was barely more than a dribble. Secondly, the blind in the kitchen was broken, there was a note which looked as though it had been there for some time. Thirdly, I don't know if we were unlucky but there was a lot of noise from upstairs (sounded at times as if they were dragging chairs.

All in all we had a good time and the accommodation was fine, access to the property could be difficult for people with mobility problems.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

Cozy, comfortable and we'll laid out.

  • 4 of 5

Our second stay here, a very pleasant flat for two. The only real issue is the lack of soundproofing; every step above sounds like banging on the ceiling and the folks above us snoring was difficult to sleep through. Still, a very comfortable place to call home for a week.

  • Review Submitted: 22-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Callander
5

Our holiday heaven

  • 5 of 5

Another week's stay in this fabulous flat, can't think of anywhere else we would rather be, always clean, cosy, with everything to hand, park your car a few steps away. The window frames the wonderful Loughrigg Fell like a picture, an ever changing picture at that, even makes doing the dishes interesting. We always feel reluctant to leave, but then look forward to going back. Ambleside and the area are just wonderful. Have no hesitation in recommending this wonderful property.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Callander
5

5th stay - no complaints

  • 5 of 5

Another wonderful stay in this delightful flat, it is exactly as described, cosy, clean comfy and peaceful. Have to disagree with previous reviewer, we were here again for 2 weeks, there was occupants above in all this time, and we heard absolutely nothing from above. The shower is also spot on, powerful and always as hot as you need it. There was plenty storage for our 2 week stay also, you really don't need anything else. As I always say, we have every intention of returning yet again. Once again, we feel we have had a real holiday.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely location.

  • 3 of 5

Not top of range but get what you pay for. Small bedroom with limited space and storage. Shower temperamental but hot eventually. Kitchen good. Comfy seating. Warm. Seating at front with lovely views.

Lots of noise from apartment upstairs. .could hear all conversation, flushing toilets during the night and general walking /moving around of occupants, furniture and heavy belongings.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
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Reesys

  • 4 of 5

Thank you so much for letting us stay in your wonderful cottage. It was perfect for what we needed and we will definitely be back as soon as possible .

  • Review Submitted: 28-Mar-2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
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Location

Coast/Beach:

500 yards from the lake

Travel:

Approximately 80 miles from leeds-Bradford airport. Car hire is not essential

Distances:

500 yards to waterhead, 10 minute stroll to village centre

Further Details:

Local cafes, shops, restaurants, old fashioned cinema, pubs, mini golf and takeaways. Local ferry service and sailing centre near. Great walks on your doorstep such as Loughrigg fell and Wansfell. Fairfield horseshoe is one for the more adventurous.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Ambleside, 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
 
December 2017
1 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£124
for 3 nights
From
£75
Fri,Sat,Sun
£290
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
£525
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Payment by cash or cheque, £70 deposit to be paid.

Changeover Day:
Saturday change over

Notes on prices:
Short breaks available from £195 -
Christmas and New Year weeks attract a premium - please ask for a price quotation

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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