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Poppy Cottage Bassenthwaite Lake District Cosy 19th Century cottage garden, pets

Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Bassenthwaite, Keswick, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Located in the small village of Bothel on the northern edge of the Lake District National Park, this 2 bedroomed character cottage is comfortably appointed throughout to provide relaxing accommodation. This Lake District cottage is perfect for couples or small families to enjoy time together in one of the most beautiful parts of the country. The cottage has a fantastic multi fuelled stove set in an Inglenook fireplace. Comfortable seating in the lounge with Flat screen TV with DVD/WiFi and CD player. There is a fully fitted kitchen with dining area, cooker and hob, fridge freezer and dishwasher. A further chest freezer is located in the utility building which also has a washing machine and tumble drier. This building can also be used for the secure storing of bikes.

The spacious bathroom provides a bath and separate shower cubicle.

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Listing #HL8749249
About the Owner
Poppy Cottage M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2017
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

I stayed here for a week with my partner and thoroughly enjoyed the stay. The cottage was very well equipped, there wasn't anything we needed during our stay. It was comfortable and well decorated with a decent sized garden with a lovely seating area. Alternatively...More

Date of stay: September 2017
1  Thank eles_27
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Great little property in a lovely village. Very cosy and well equipped. Lovely welcome package on arrival for us and the dog😀 Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and intend to return however would not recommend it to anyone who struggles with stairs.

Date of stay: July 2017
1  Thank Mr Richard T
Management response:Responded 7 August 2017

Thank you for your review Richard, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay at the cottage and we look forward to seeing you in the future. Best wishes Lynne and Mark

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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Fabulous well equipped cottage, very clean, well maintained, full of character and charm. Lovely welcome surprises left by thoughtful owners. We enjoyed the beautiful garden to relax in. Location was ideal for us to explore the lakes. Really enjoyed our week there, would highly recommend.

Date of stay: June 2017
1  Thank Alyson37
Management response:Responded 20 June 2017

Thank you so much Alyson for your lovely review of Poppy Cottage. It was a delight to have you stay and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Best wishes Lynne and Mark

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Unknown type bathrooms (1)
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Pets should never be left alone in the property and are not allowed onto the furniture or bedding.
    1 Unknown type
    1 Full
    1 Twin
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
5 Jan 2019 -
5 Apr 2019
3 nights
6 Apr 2019 -
19 Apr 2019
7 nights --
20 Apr 2019 -
24 May 2019
7 nights --
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Pet: £15 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
The vibrant Lakeland town of Keswick is less than 12 miles away and offers a host of shops, restaurants and public houses. Cockermouth is located 7 miles from the cottage and is a really quaint town offering a host of shops and restaurants. The Solway Coast is 20 miles away and is a haven for birds and wildlife. Gretna is a 40 min drive away with Outlet shopping. The Scottish Border is approximately 30 mile from the cottage.

There are an abundance of walk/fells in the area. Skiddaw which is the 4th highest fell is 6 miles from the cottage. Dodd Wood 4 miles where you can see the Ospreys nesting from a viewing point.
Getting around
Regular bus service through the village to Carlisle and surrounding areas.
Car recommended
How to get there
Railway: Aspatria: 6.0 km
The post code is CA7 2HU
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 30.0 km.
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