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One Bedroom Apartment With Free Access To Onsite Leisure Club (Seasonal)



Updated: 10-Jan-2016
Apartment in Skelwith Bridge, Nr. Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England - Peaceful Location

Part of Neaum Crag, a peaceful development of log cabins and exclusive apartments, Badger's Walk nestles in the secluded atmosphere of the Langdale Valley. The ground floor property is a paradise for couples or companions, overlooking a small tarn and surrounded by 18 acres of private woodland. A break at Badgers Walk includes full use of the on-site leisure complex including pool, sauna, jacuzzi and games room (March to November). Perfect for soaking away the aches of the day; especially as the Langdale Valley offers some of the finest walking and hiking in the Lake District. Accommodation in detail: Sheltered entrance porch with entrance hall. Open-plan lounge and dining room overlook the tarn, with access to private, furnished patio. Well-equipped kitchen sits off the living area. Double bedroom has full-length patio doors, also overlooking the tarn. Chic, soothing bathroom with bath and shower over.Location: Langdale Valley is a place of dreams for walkers, and for lovers of peace and quiet. And, despite being an accommodation complex, Neaum Crag is a small, tasteful and private one so the air of seclusion remains.Langdale Valley is scarcely inhabited bar several traditional pubs and the little communities of Chapel Stile and Elterwater. At all times the scenery is dominated by the majestic presence of the Langdale Pikes; you won't need to be reminded that you're in the most renowned walking location in the Lake District. Facilities, shops, restaurants, bars and more are found an easy distance away in Ambleside. Within minutes you're linked up to the main route through the Lakes, bringing the attractions of Coniston, Windermere, Hawkshead, Bowness and more within manageable driving distance.

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards

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About the Owner

The owner, Brian, has been managing self catering accommodation for over ten years. He is also an accountant based in Blackpool and so has detailed knowledge of what holidaymakers require

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1 holidaymaker review


good property and customer service

  • 5 of 5

everything was good

  • Review Submitted: Dec 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

Badgers Walk is located in area of outstanding beauty but is only 5 minutes from the restaurants and bars of Ambleside. It is located on the Neaum Crag estate which never gets too busy even in peak summer. I am often asked if there is a gym in the Pool Hall, no there isn't but if you want exercise just walk anywhere from the door. It is far more scenic than any gym.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Barpub : The Talbot at 0.5 Miles Nearest Train : Windermere at 7 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Skelwith Bridge Hotel at 0.5 Miles Car: recommended


Car recommended. Nearest railway station is Windermere, good public transport to Ambleside but limited bus service from Ambleside to property (hourly service only) Good number of taxis available in Ambleside


Just over two miles from Ambleside. 5 minute walk to pub (food available) and separate restaurant

Further Details:

Small shop open on estate, providing basics. Main supermarkets do deliver to estate. Nearest shops in Ambleside, Tesco Express, Co-Op, Spar. Nearest supermarket is Booths in WIndermere.


Rental rates

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Booking deposit is 20% and balance due a month prior to stay. Payment can be made on card via pay pal

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Saturday, arrival time is after 3pm, departure time is 10am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 10-Jan-2016
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From the Owner

Badgers Walk provides free access to the onsite leisure club, open 1st March to 15th November annually. I have installed a jacuzzi bath to aid recovery when returning from long walks. There is a pub and restaurant only a five minute walk away

Property Type

  • apartment


  • Away From It All


  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • rural


  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • pond
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with jacuzzi bath with shower over.


  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: One bedroom with double bed


  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Notes on accommodation: Private car parking space, access to shared grounds Outside: Shared grounds, outdoor seating and table. Free access to shared heated indoor pool, with pay Sauna (£1) table tennis Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen included in price. For stays over two weeks weekly cleaning service/change of linen.

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