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Big Pink House

23 reviews
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Overview
9 bedrooms
9 bathrooms
22 guests
Minimum stay varies
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The Big Pink House is a detached self catering group accommodation property. The house is located near the village of Mealsgate, just north of Bassenthwaite Lake and Keswick. The Big Pink House is the ideal location for groups, family holidays, reunions, get-togethers and corporate events. The house offers sole use self catering holiday accommodation. Short Breaks are very welcome in the Big Pink House and normally run from Friday or Monday for either weekend or mid-week breaks, of course if you are looking for a longer stay, full weeks are available. ...The Big Pink House is a detached self catering group accommodation property. The house is located near the village of Mealsgate, just north of Bassenthwaite Lake and Keswick. The Big Pink House is the ideal location for groups, family holidays, reunions, get-togethers and corporate events. The house offers sole use self catering holiday accommodation. Short Breaks are very welcome in the Big Pink House and normally run from Friday or Monday for either weekend or mid-week breaks, of course if you are looking for a longer stay, full weeks are available. More
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Stay Lakeland (Property Manager Stay Lakeland Ltd)
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
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Reviewed 8 May 2019

The best house we have stayed in by far and we have stayed in a number. Perfect for bike rides, walks and visiting towns and lakes. The kitchens were equipped with everything you can think of in multiple. The house was spotlessly clean. We would...More

Date of stay: May 2019
1  Thank Lyn A
Reviewed 27 February 2019 via mobile

what a brilliant place! From booking the professionalism of the team at stay Lakeland can't be faulted. Details were timely, accurate and helpful ahead of arrival. The house was spotless with more than sufficient everything you could need from towels to toilet rolls. The social...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank Beckyhain
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Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for my dads 60th birthday. Everything you need is in the house, it is clean tidy and has plenty of space. We loved our stay and will be coming back one day.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank LouGilly
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We booked this property for a family weekend. The house was spacious with ensuite facilities in all rooms. There was lots of space for our party of 17 adults and 3 chidren. The pool room and bar were very popular. Great communication with Stay Lakeland...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Pamela S
Reviewed 26 August 2017

One word to describe FANTASTIC!!! The kitchen can easily handle cooking for 30 persons 3 dishwashers Massive washing machine Seperate drier 2 good irons and ironing boards Plenty of sinks big and small A great bar for pulling pints You can't go short on crockery...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank SHAM5TA
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Pool Table
Washer
Central Heating
Highchair
Towels Provided
Dishwasher
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Iron
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
Additional amenities & feature info
Lounge The Big Pink House has two lounge areas the first has large comfortable sofa seating, a great quiet place for everyone to relax after a day of activities. The second lounge has a seating with TV and DVD player. Dining Room The large dining room allows everyone to get together at meal times and discuss their day or for that family celebration or reunion. The dining room also has its own bar (if you fancy being the landlord for the weekend!). The bar is un-stocked, however a local brewing company can supply a keg of local ale (please see Extras) for more detail. Pool Table Room Adjacent to the second lounge, this room has a pool table; great for keeping everyone amused, plus why not set up a tournament? Bedrooms The Big Pink House has a total of 9 bedrooms (all of which have en-suite shower/bathrooms). In total the house has 2x double rooms, 1x twin bedroom, 1x bunk bedroom, 1x bunk and double bedroom and 2x family bedrooms (with double and single bed). Each bedroom has wardrobes, dressing table and bedside cabinets. The annex to the rear of the house has an additional two twin, en-suite bedrooms. Kitchen The large kitchen comes equipped with a full inventory of pots, pans, utensils and equipment. The main food preparation area has two ovens, large five burner hob, kettles, toasters, sink and ample work-surface. Pantry Accessed via the kitchen and dining room, the pantry provides storage for all your food with cupboards, fridges and freezers. The pantry also has sinks and dishwashers, plus large surfaces for plating up at meal times. Utility Room Also accessed from the kitchen the utility room has semi-commercial washer and dryer, plus sink.
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About the neighbourhood
Bassenthwaite Lake is owned by the National Park Authority and is one of the largest measuring in at almost 4 miles long and ¾ mile wide; but also one of the shallowest with a maximum depth of around 70ft. Incidentally Bassenthwaite Lake is the only Lake District lake that has the word 'lake' in its proper title; with others having the word water or mere being substituted name for 'lake'. There has been speculation that Bassenthwaite Lake and Derwent Water in Keswick were once one larger lake. It is also said that Bassenthwaite Lake is home to the Eachy: a species of Lake Monster - a large humanoid being of gruesome and slimy appearance. The Eachy has been spotted as late as 1973 when it was photographed twice. Bassenthwaite Village is located a short distance from Bassethwaite Lake; und...
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby
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