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Little Byre

26 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
3 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
NOW WITH WIFI. Little Byre is a delightful character cottage nestled in the quiet hamlet of a pretty village close to the Lake District enjoying beautiful, uninterrupted views across open countryside towards Skiddaw. Furnished to the highest of standards throughout. It is an ideal base to discover all that the Lake District and the unspoilt Solway coast has to offer. The towns of Keswick, Cockermouth, Silloth and Whitehaven are all within easy reach offering a range of shops, art galleries, museums, markets, theatres and plenty of pubs and eating places. This is the perfect area to choose for either gentle relaxation with walks from the door or for an action packed family adventure holiday with lots to do. Go-Ape High Wire Forest Adventure, Honister Via Ferrata, gyroplanes, paragliding...NOW WITH WIFI. Little Byre is a delightful character cottage nestled in the quiet hamlet of a pretty village close to the Lake District enjoying beautiful, uninterrupted views across open countryside towards Skiddaw. Furnished to the highest of standards throughout. It is an ideal base to discover all that the Lake District and the unspoilt Solway coast has to offer. The towns of Keswick, Cockermouth, Silloth and Whitehaven are all within easy reach offering a range of shops, art galleries, museums, markets, theatres and plenty of pubs and eating places. This is the perfect area to choose for either gentle relaxation with walks from the door or for an action packed family adventure holiday with lots to do. Go-Ape High Wire Forest Adventure, Honister Via Ferrata, gyroplanes, paragliding, canoeing, sailing and a full range of outdoor adventure activiies are all on offer within a 20 min drive. Walkers and climbers are spoiled for choice. From the high summits to forest trails and lakeside paths, there are walking and cycle routes suitable for all.More
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About the Owner
Margaret R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2011
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We needed somewhere to stay for the Keswick Mountain Festival and Little Byre was where we chose. It's an easy 30 minute drive into Keswick so not too out of the way if you want a day trip to town. Although we didn't spend too...More

Date of stay: May 2019
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FellowTraveler780745, VR Owner at Little Byre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We will take note of your suggestion about the curtain for the smaller bedroom. Noone has ever mentioned it being a problem before but we always aim to please and welcome suggestions for how we can improve the...More

Reviewed 2 November 2018

My wife and I stayed in Little Byre for four nights in late September. The two-floor interior has had a lot of care put into it...very nice appointments and a new kitchen with new appliances and cookware. The owner sent us a very nice two-page...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank DayTrip756847
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Little Byre. The Cottage was warm, comfortable,set in an ideallyc setting and well equipped. We could not ask for more. We ate out most evenings and went to the Lakeside Restaurant (2 miles up the road) which whilst not...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Angela G
Reviewed 24 June 2018

We have just returned from this delightful cottage. It is within easy driving distance to so many beautiful places and we particularly enjoyed Keswick and Derwentwater. We wish we had had more time to explore this wonderful part of the country. We loved going out...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank DJLEM
Reviewed 8 June 2018

The cottage is lovely, well-equipped, clean, and comfortable. Not only is there well-maintained equipment for any self-catering one wants to do, but the landlord furnishes lots of information on local sites and amenities in the form of guest books, travel books, maps, and even videos....More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Mary Ann D
Management response:Responded 16 June 2018

Thank you so much for your kind comments. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and found the information we provided on the area helpful. We would love to welcome you back any time.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Freezer
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
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About the neighbourhood
Baggrow is a rural hamlet about 5 miles from the Lake District National Park. It offers a haven of peace and quiet and complete relaxation away from the hustle and bustle of every day life. There is a local village pub, but if it is a meal that you want, you will need to go a bit further to the pub in the next village, 3 miles away. Nearby there is golf, horse-riding and fishing.Just 10 minutes drive away is Bassenthwaite Lake which is one of the largest lakes in the Lake District. The Bassenthwaite area is home to the Osprey with view points at Dodd Wood. In addition, there are also the attractions of Lakeland Wildlife Park and the historic Mirehouse with its gardens stretching from Dodd Wood to the shores of the Lake.This area is the perfect location to enjoy the beauty of the Lake distr...
How to get there
The closest airport is Newcastle, 74 miles away. Directions supplied by advertiser on booking.
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