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5 Smithy Brow, Ambleside

5 Smithy Brow front, with parking space
Very good
23 reviews
5 Smithy Brow front, with parking space
5 Smithy Brow
2 & single seater easy chairs
Lounge with books & games
Oak glasses cabinet in beamed ceiling lounge
Living flame gas fire, TV with satellite receiver
Well lit dining table
Kitchen: gas cooker & microwave
Kitchen: sink & view through to dining room & lounge
Double bedroom
Beamed ceiling double bedroom
Twin bedroom with chest of drawers
Twin bedroom with beamed ceiling
Bathroom with 3 piece suite
Bath with removable shower hose
Private parking space and bench to sit out in shadow
View out from front door, 5 minutes walk to shops, restaurants etc
Enjoy the sun relaxing in quiet seclusion
Bench to sit out on, facing south to cherry tree
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England
The self catering accommodation includes: Beamed living room with living flame gas fire (with back boiler for hot water and central heating), easy chairs and colour TV from satellite dish. Separate dining room. Modern fitted galley kitchen with gas cooker, microwave and fridge. 2 bedrooms, 1 with double bed and 1 with twin beds, plus duvets. Bathroom with coloured three piece suite, shower hose, airing cupboard.

Washing machine in outhouse. Private parking space. Secluded sunny area at rear with bench for sitting out. Outside lean-to for bicycles.
Listing #HL240340
About the Owner
Peter B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Lovely holiday cottage with no frills but everything we needed too. We enjoyed the hot baths and loved the location. Everything is on the doorstep and some great walks start in Ambleside too. Peter was great and returned my towel by post which was kind...More

Thank Alison B
peter B, VR Owner at 5 Smithy Brow, Ambleside, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

We try to provide a good deal for our customers, and it is gratifying when they give us an excellent review. Thank you. Please come again!

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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile


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Reviewed 22 February 2017

This cottage contains everything you need for a Lakeland getaway. The house was lovely and warm, kitchen very well equipped and everything just right. The location is excellent, very easy to just bob into Ambleside and some great walks from the house - no need...More

Thank 121lizj
Management response:Responded 1 March 2017

We are grateful for the review, and delighted to have satisfied customers. Peter Bradley

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 973
R 4 865
1 Jun 2018 -
28 Jun 2018
3 nights
R 1 622
R 1 622
R 8 108
29 Jun 2018 -
12 Jul 2018
7 nights -- --
R 8 288
13 Jul 2018 -
30 Aug 2018
7 nights -- --
R 9 009
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Short break rates out of school holidays are available at rates as a percentage of weekly rate as follows:
2 nights: 50%
3 nights 60%
4 nights 70%
5 nights 80%
6 nights 90%

Only extra is for linen hire: £12 double bed; £8 per single bed
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About the neighbourhood
Take a boat trip from Waterhead (20 minutes walk) over to Wray Castle, then Brockhole and disembark at each for a stroll by the lake shore. Brockhole has good childrens' play area too and cafe.
You can take longer boat trips from Waterhead, Ambleside to Bowness and the southern end of the lake.
You can also take boat trips on the steam driven Gondola on Coniston, and on feriies which run from Glenridding on Ulswater over to Howtown for a 4 hour walk back, or to Pooley Bridge.
The park in Ambleside has a good childerns' play area
If it's wet use the playbarn in Ambleside to amuse your children, or visit Zeffirelli's 5 screen cinema.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 140.0 km
Railway: Windermere: 6.0 km
Ferry: Heysham: 100.0 km
Follow the one way system through Ambleside towards Keswick and Grasmere. Immediately after passing the Bridge House on your left, turn right up the Kirkstone Road. Number 5 is on the right after 20 metres.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 50.0 km.
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