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“Relaxing Holiday with our Dog”
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Oak Apple Barn and Violet Bank Fram nestle into the hills around Hawkshead, only 10 minutes walk
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Oak Apple Barn and Violet Bank Fram nestle into the hills around Hawkshead, only 10 minutes walk
Wonderful walks in Europe's most beautiful countryside Hawkshead village is quaint and old, with 4 good pubs and restaurants, all within 10 minutes walk
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4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Oak Apple Barn and Violet Bank Fram nestle into the hills around Hawkshead, only 10 minutes walk
Wonderful walks in Europe's most beautiful countryside
Hawkshead village is quaint and old, with 4 good pubs and restaurants, all within 10 minutes walk
The tiny streets in Hawkshead, an ancient wool centre from the Middle Ages
Old Hawskhead Court House, Beatrix Potter's Hilltop, Ruskin's house and many others all  c
The shower room and wc at Oak Apple Barn
The dining area at Oak Apple Barn is quait and quirky
The open plan dining area, kitchen and lounge make a sociable place for the whole family
The kitchen is well equiped with all you will need
The lounge has a wood burning stove (logs provided), and lovely comfortable furniture
The twin bedded room is large and comfortable
The main bedroom is warm and comfortable, just right after those long walks!
The countryside has everything you might want - high mountains, low hills, lakes, streams, old pubs.
The old cinema door that leads into the lounge!
The view from the cottage
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Hawkshead, Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England

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Hulse688
Cheshire, United Kingdom
1 review
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“Relaxing Holiday with our Dog”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014
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We have just returned from a lovely, relaxing and enjoyable stay at Oak Apple Barn. It is a really lovely, cosy place to stay. It had everything we could ask for. The tea, coffee and bottle of wine were very welcoming and a kind gesture when we arrived. We wouldn't hesitate to visit again and would like to thank Christine for all her help and advice on this our first self-catering holiday in the Lake District. We can't wait to return.

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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“Simply Stunning!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2013 for a stay in September 2013
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We arrived late after a long drive from Kent to this beautiful, tranquil 17th century converted barn with its old oak beams and comforting wood burning stove... instantly we all relaxed including our border collies! It's location couldn't have been better, set in the very heart of the Lake District with amazing views over the surrounding countryside and just a short walk from the village of Hawkshead. The barn was beautifully presented and equipped to a very high standard with all sorts of little welcoming extras. We could not recommend this more strongly for anyone wanting a relaxing break in the stunning lake district.

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5 of 5 bubbles Bathroom cleanliness 5 of 5 bubbles Other facilities & amenities
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Liked best: It's location couldn't have been better,
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