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The Puddle Ducks
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36 reviews
The Puddle Ducks
Kitchen with dishwasher and all necessary equipment (washing machine & drier at central point)
Antique furniture is dotted throughout including in the bathroom!
Lane from rear door of cottage to shared garden
Bench and stream just seconds from the cottage
View 10 mins steep walk from cottage
Skiddaw mountain in summer (15 mins walk away)
Bassenthwaite Lake shore - easy flat 1.75 mile walk away
The bridge and stream  just  seconds from the cottage
The swings and stream side seconds from the cottage
The view about 1 min away from the cottage
One of our chickens by the stream with the ducks
The Puddle Ducks in Spring
Puddle ducks on the march!
Sheep and lambs in the local fields
lAMBING TIME ON THE FARM
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Keswick, Lake District, Cumbria, England

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Very good - based on 36 reviews
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Clare F
Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
1 review
“The perfect getaway”
Reviewed 26 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013

Loved the village, and the cottage was really cosy. Hope to go back again next year with baby and dog in toe. Thanks so much for a lovely 1st anniversary.

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Liked best: The setting of the cottage was amazing
Liked least: The shower
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Older travelers Families with young children
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Reviewed 27 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013
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Farcet nr.Peterborough
Reviewed 4 July 2013 for a stay in June 2013

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Northumberland
Reviewed 10 April 2013 for a stay in April 2013

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NORTH DEVON
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3 reviews
“FANTASTIC PLACE GREAT FOR CHILDEN”
Reviewed 28 March 2013 for a stay in February 2013

we had a lovley stay weather was lovley and the log fire in the evening was great my daughter husband and grans son camee for the weekend He loved it by the stream feeding the ducks and playing pooh sticks on the bridge . Great place to stay vwe were made to feel very welcome .

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Liked best: The location
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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near Liverpool
Reviewed 21 February 2013 for a stay in February 2013

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NickiBen
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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“Lovely cottage, a great base for the Lakes”
Reviewed 30 September 2012 for a stay in September 2012
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We had a great time in this cottage -I don't feel the pictures do it justice! Very homely & great value for money. A great place to base yourself for exploring, and only 10 minutes from Keswick. Already planning when to come back!

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Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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