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The Stables

25 reviews
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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
West Croft Holiday Cottages comprises 3 cottages recently converted from a Grade II listed barn. If all three cottages are rented, the accommodation can cater for up to 14 guests. The Stables can sleep up to 5 guests and is ideal for those families with three children. There is one double bedroom and a room with three single beds. The living area includes a well equipped kitchen, lounge and dining area with a solid oak floor and wood burning stove. West Croft Holiday Cottages can be found in the unspoilt Cumbrian village of Brigham, just outside the Lake District National Park, 2 miles from the market town of Cockermouth. It is an ideal base from which to explore the quieter lakes and mountains of The National Park, and take in the attractions of the increasingly popular Solway Coast an...West Croft Holiday Cottages comprises 3 cottages recently converted from a Grade II listed barn. If all three cottages are rented, the accommodation can cater for up to 14 guests. The Stables can sleep up to 5 guests and is ideal for those families with three children. There is one double bedroom and a room with three single beds. The living area includes a well equipped kitchen, lounge and dining area with a solid oak floor and wood burning stove. West Croft Holiday Cottages can be found in the unspoilt Cumbrian village of Brigham, just outside the Lake District National Park, 2 miles from the market town of Cockermouth. It is an ideal base from which to explore the quieter lakes and mountains of The National Park, and take in the attractions of the increasingly popular Solway Coast and West Cumbrian coastal towns and villages. All our cottages have been given a 4 star grading on our first inspection by the English Tourism Council. More
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Mark N
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2006
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Reviewed 3 January 2019

We stayed in Marks additional property next door called the Hayloft. It's a fantastic place in the lovely village of Brigham. Mark was brilliant to deal with. Very prompt and very informative. The gifts left for us to celebrate New Year's Eve were a very...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank 248geoffd
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely cottage ... perfect for our family weekend. And a great price ! Very clean bedding and fluffy towels and a box of chocolates on arrival. Will definitely book this cottage again when visiting the Lakes.

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

This was the 2nd visit to this cosy little hideaway. Chosen mainly because it’s close to family & dog friendly. The kids even enjoyed the snooker table in the Games Room this time! The cold weather started this weekend so the quick central heating &...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank 816elizaa
Tourist300584, VR Owner at The Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words Eliza and it's always great to welcome back returning guests. I think perhaps the sun has a different angle in Autumn - that's the best explanation I can think of for your 'light' morning! We look forward...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018

the stables cottage is very quirky but also comfortable. Only had two days to watch the tour of britain. Everything was clean and well equipped. We will definitely visit again.Close to both Cockermouth and Keswick as well as the lakes. We also found a great...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank jenny b
Tourist300584, VR Owner at The Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Jenny, Thank you so much for your kind words and we too like the Royal Yew at Bean (it has the same owner as The Bitter End in Cockermouth - another favourite of ours). We look forward to seeing you in the future! Best Regards...More

Reviewed 4 April 2018

Just lovely. Came up for an Easter break with the family. Needed a base from which we could go out for the day and return to somewhere to chill and unwind. The Stables absolutely fitted the bill. Great location and every creature comfort to hand....More

Date of stay: March 2018
3  Thank Tourist754466
Management response:Responded 4 April 2018

We are very pleased that you thought The Stables was 'just lovely'! We look forward to seeing you in the future, Best regards Mark & team

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Corporate Bookings
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Game Room
Pool Table
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
We are ideally placed on the edge of the Lake district Nataional Park to enjoy the delights of Keswick, Cockermouth and the Solway Coast. Nearby we have Bassenthwaite Lake, Buttermere, Loweswater, Derwent Water and many wonderful mountain walks. 4miles from our cottage is the 18 hole James Braid designed Cockermouth golf course at Embleton. The Cockermouth course is a great test of golf combined with spectacular scenery. After teeing off you will soon appreciate the views that are opening up around you, some of the finest in Cumbria. Local attractions include: Trotters world of animals, Go-Ape at Whinlatter (rope adventures throughthe tree-tops), Cycling in Whinlatter Forest, Watersports at Derwent Water, Lal Ratty railway, The Theatre By The Lake in Keswick, Go Carting at Rowrah and muc...
How to get there
2 miles from Cockermouth and Lake Bassenthwaite. One mile from A66. Detailed directions can be obtained at time of booking.
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