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The Nest for 2 in village by farm,stream,ducks

  • Our Puddle Ducks passing The Nest
    Our Puddle Ducks passing The Nest
    Our Puddle Ducks passing The Nest
    The lounge
    The lounge
    Our puddle ducks
    The puddle ducks again
    Property description
    Holiday Rental House – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
    Delightful bespoke conversion of former farm stable on a farm in Bassenthwaite village 'by a stream with ducks', maintained and managed by the farming family who are on hand to provide help if needed. All rooms on ground level.
    Bassenthwaite Village is a small hamlet with a inn serving meals and real ale only 2 mins walk from The Nest. The market towns of Keswick and Cockermouth are only 15 mins drive away. All Lakes are within easy reach.
    Skiddaw is the nearest mountain and Bassenthwaite Lake the nearest lake.
    There are walks from the door down country lanes where wild flowers grow and farm animals are in fields just over the hedgrows.
    Country pursuits all within easy reach. An abundance of things to do, or an ideal place to have a quiet restful holiday watching the world go...
  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Internet Access
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Mountain Views
    • Refrigerator
    • Stereo System
    • Toaster
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Water Views
    • Wheelchair Access:
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    • Pets Allowed:
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    • Suitable for Children:
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English first
Lancaster, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in February 2015

It was our first time staying in the nest and we weren't dissapointed. A petect retreat for a couple and a dog!!! So peaceful and relaxing however within easy reach of busier towns and some lovely walks on the doorstep. Thanks to Allison for her hospitality throughout our stay. The nest offers all you need for a relaxing break, we... more

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 18 February 2015 for a stay in February 2015

If you want the perfect lake district experience, this is your place. me and my girlfriend stayed for a long weekend. the stream with friendly ducks is just outside the door and Mrs A is a fantastic host. the local pub was welcoming and had great ale. the location was perfect only 10 minutes drive from Keswick and the walks... more

Gateshead, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 May 2014 for a stay in April 2014
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The cottage was in a beautiful location, the village was lovely, and very convenient to travel to other places within the lakes. The cottage itself was cosy and comfortable. Mrs Trafford, the owner, was very welcoming, friendly, and couldn't do enough for us. We enjoy it so much that we're currently booking to go again in the summer. We would... more

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Listed since : Feb 2011
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