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“Cosy little hideaway”
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46 reviews
Birthwaite Cottage
Front of the cottage
View of front from halfway up the driveway
Entrance to cottage
The dining area
Light and slate in the dining area
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The lounge area
The lounge leading upstairs
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The Bedroom
The Bedroom
Wardrobes in Bedroom
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View from bedroom towards Lake
View from the front of the cottage
View of the cottage from the terrace
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View from the bedroom
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Windermere, Lake District, Cumbria, England

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Excellent - based on 46 reviews
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Ralph A
Manningtree, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Cosy little hideaway”
Reviewed 11 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016
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This is an excellent cosy, compact little place to stay for two people who just want to relax and get away from it all. It has everything you need and is only a 10 minute walk from the centre of Windermere and all its amenities but far enough away to seem like you are in the middle of the woods. Only slight niggle is that we are keen hillwalkers and as it was a bit Moist there was no place to hang damp coats up and (tongue in cheek) bigger wine glasses.

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Liked best: The quietness
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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johnJ7706...
Wirral, United Kingdom
1 review
“Cosy cottage in quiet location”
Reviewed 19 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Lovely cosy cottage in quiet location. Short walk into Windermere. Owner very friendly and helpful. Would recommend.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
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christine...
Auckland Central, New Zealand
1 review
“Lovely stay in a lovely cottage”
Reviewed 3 April 2016 for a stay in June 2015

I really enjoyed my stay at Birthwaite Cottage - great information beforehand, lovely people, very nice cottage with lovely amenities and very comfortable. A lovely friendly welcome, great local information provided and a nice place to stay - what more could you ask for. Thanks, I had a great time and would highly recommend.

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Liked best: Lovely location, character property, nice people
Travelling group: Solo Traveller
Your age range 35-49
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lauren c
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Lovely cottage with great atmosphere in a great location”
Reviewed 17 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

Lovely cottage in a great location, close to the center of Windermere and central to travel around.
Cottage was like a home away from home with everything you needed, spotlessly clean, comfortable and cosy. The setting of the cottage was really peaceful and had lovely views.
Would recommend this cottage to anyone and would definitely book this cottage again on our next trip to the Lakes.

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Liked best: The overall setting of the cottage was great, great views and really peaceful
Liked least: There was nothing I did not like
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Preethi03...
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Most amazing experience”
Reviewed 10 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015
1
person found this review helpful

While looking for a place to stay in Windermere for my boyfriend and I, we came across Birthewaite cottage on tripadvisor, From finding out the availability of the cottage right up to the end of our stay, the owners were totally helpful and just a delight. The cottage itself was perfect for a couple, and the whole stay was beautiful. The location of the cottage was awesome. The town itself has many cafe's and resaurants and if that isn't enough bowness is hardly a 20 minute walk away and has many more choices. The lake can be reached within 10 mins and offers some breathtaking views. We had the most amazing, unforgettable time here. Would definitely recommend it to any couples who just want to get away!

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Your age range 18-24
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