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Lilac Cottage

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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
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This luxury cottage is perfectly located for exploring both the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District National Parks, this tastefully renovated cottage combines original features with a twist of modern luxury. Situated in the very heart of Kirkby Lonsdale village with its abundance of restaurants, cafes/tea room, real ale pubs and boutique shops it is the ideal retreat for families, couples and groups of friends. Its a walkers and cyclist's paradise! Welcome pack on arrival. The cottage dates back to 1750 and many original features such as stone walls, beams and flooring have been retained during its extensive refurbishment in 2017. Relax in front of the log burner and soak those limbs in the luxurious free standing bath, you will not be disappointed! The three storey cottage has bee...This luxury cottage is perfectly located for exploring both the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District National Parks, this tastefully renovated cottage combines original features with a twist of modern luxury. Situated in the very heart of Kirkby Lonsdale village with its abundance of restaurants, cafes/tea room, real ale pubs and boutique shops it is the ideal retreat for families, couples and groups of friends. Its a walkers and cyclist's paradise! Welcome pack on arrival. The cottage dates back to 1750 and many original features such as stone walls, beams and flooring have been retained during its extensive refurbishment in 2017. Relax in front of the log burner and soak those limbs in the luxurious free standing bath, you will not be disappointed! The three storey cottage has been lovingly renovated to a very high standard. It has three good sized bedrooms. Two double rooms are situated on the 2nd floor along with a guest toilet and sink. One room has a double bed and the other twin beds.The master has an ensuite bathroom with shower cubical, sink and toilet. Luxury cotton bedding and towels are provided. The main bathroom is on the first floor and has a contemporary freestanding bath and separate shower cubical, sink, toilet and heated towel rail. Complementary Molton Brown soaps and hand cream are provided. The kitchen is well equipped with gas hob, electric oven, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, Nespresso Coffee Machine and microwave. The lounge/dining area has comfy seating along with a log burner. The dining table can house up to 6 people. There is a south facing cottage garden where you can sit and relax on luxury garden furniture. Other property features include: Unlimited super fast internet (wi fi) Smart TV and Netflix Bluetooth Speaker Log Burner (complimentary wood and coal for initial fire) Remote Control Velux Windows The Cottage has a modern gas condensing hot water / heating boiler benefiting from 'Nest Control'. There is also underfloor heating in the kitchen. Checkin will either be meet and greet by the host or self check in and further details regarding this will be provided. Welcome pack including cottage information and hamper on arrival. Guests have access to all areas of the cottage with the exception of the basement. Help is available by mobile / text 24/7 There is one parking space at the side of the cottage which can be a tight manoeuvre (see photo) in addition Kirkby Lonsdale offers free street parking, time - limited on street parking, good value car parks and free parking areas a few minutes walk away. Please note the price is per night not per person which makes it great value for money for this standard of luxury accommodation.More
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About the Owner
Sharon R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2017
Interaction with guests
Checkin will either be meet and greet by the host or self check in and further details regarding this will be provided. Welcome pack including cottage information and hamper on arrival. Help is available by email, text or mobil 24/7
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: December 2018
Vaughan R, VR Owner at Lilac Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2018

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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Stunning cottage in beautiful Kirkby Lonsdale. Five star facilities with excellent attention to detail. Accommodated our family of 6 over 3 floors. Sharon has thought of everything. Far exceeded our expectations. Everything we needed within a few minutes walk and close to stunning scenery and...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Vaughan R, VR Owner at Lilac Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Thank you for your super review, so glad you enjoyed your stay and it was a pleasure to host you and your family. I’m thrilled to hear you will be visiting us again very soon.

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Reviewed 3 July 2018

The cottage was beautifully presented and very handy for shops and restaurants in Kirkby Lonsdale. Everything we needed was to hand and we spent the evening in the garden enjoying the lovely weather

Date of stay: June 2018
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Vaughan R, VR Owner at Lilac Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. So glad your enjoyed Lilac cottage and our villiage, it was a pleasure to host you and your family. We hope you come back in the future for another holiday. Sharon

Reviewed 16 June 2018

Sharon's cottage is beautiful, immaculately clean and well thought out. We arrived with high expectations from the photos and reviews - and the actual place managed to surpass them all. The cottage was not only spacious and comfortable, it has been renovated and furnished with...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Vaughan R, VR Owner at Lilac Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Thank you Dawn you and your family were a pleasure to host, your communication was outstanding and you treated our cottage as if your own it was left spotless. I look forward to hosting you again when you return for another visit. Sharon

Reviewed 1 May 2018

Kirkby Lonsdale has so much to offer for a short break. Lilac Cottage is decorated and furnished in a very contemporary style offering excellent accommodation. Everything is brand new with an eye to detail. We had one person with us who was not fully fit,...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Vaughan R, VR Owner at Lilac Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you for your lovely review and so glad you enjoyed our villiage and stunning countryside. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Housekeeping Included
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
Iron
TV
Parking
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
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Toaster
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About the neighbourhood
This beautiful market town is perfectly located for exploring the Yorkshire Dales and Lake District National Park and Lancashire coastline. Lilac Cottage is located in the heart of the village a short walk to the River Lune and the famous Ruskin's View as captured by JMW Turner and Devils Bridge. Kirkby Lonsdale is an ideal location for walking, cycling shopping in the fabulous individual boutique shops or simply relaxing in the abundance of restaurants, cafes/tea rooms and real ale pubs.
Getting around
Everything you might need for your stay is on your doorstep. Walking and cycling are popular in Yorkshire and Cumbria. There are local buses into the large towns of Kendal and Lancaster. The nearest mainlane train station is Oxenholme at Kendal, this is a 15 minutes taxi ride away.
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