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Halfway House 4* Lakeland 17th cottage Ambleside

Very good
40 reviews
Magnificent fireplace in the lounge for those cosy nights
Downstairs double bedroom en suite
Downstairs en suite
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Halfway House is set in a wonderful location, close to Ambleside, Grasmere, Keswick, Windermere, Hawkshead and Bowness to name a few. It has an abundance of activities available straight from the doorstep from walking up Loughrigg, to canoeing the River Brathay. The house is beautifully furnished and with lovely lakeland views, it is a much sought after property. Halfway house has recently benefitted with an upgrade this season 2014 . The cottage has been featured in 'where to stay in Woman's Own and featured on the front cover and in the book of a lovely poetry book 'One Mans Words '.

To the ground floor there is a large kitchen/dining area with all the necessary facilities and more, a stunning lounge with an exquisite oak-beamed ceiling and original inglenook fireplace. It has 3 large settees for everyone to relax aft...
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Listing #HL184311
About the Owner
Liz C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We welcome guests and wish to make your stay perfect in every way and happy to help in any way before or during your stay . We also have a great team of housekeepers and maintenance always to hand .
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent cottage beautiful Scenery, totally enjoy the holiday, will certainly book again. Peaceful and relaxing.

Thank johnatkiss
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely time here. Will defiantly book again. Amazing views and very nice cottage. Lots of good walks nearby.

Thank Brandon B
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Tucked in near a lakeside spot not far from Ambleside village, this generally well-appointed cottage was a great place for a group of friends to stay. We appreciated the wi-fi as our mobile phones struggled to find any service. And the two bathrooms were handy....More

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  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Zed bed available suitable for a child or small adult.
Selection of videos, cds and board games in the property.
Additional settee in downstairs bedroom.
Christmas tree and decorations provided over the festive season.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
    1 Crib
    2 Kings
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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 1 night
R 1 966
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3 Jun 2018 -
20 Jul 2018
2 nights
R 3 128
R 3 754
R 14 121
21 Jul 2018 -
3 Sep 2018
2 nights
R 4 111
R 19 663
£1 100
4 Sep 2018 -
20 Oct 2018
1 night
R 3 933
R 13 406
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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.
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About the neighbourhood
Ambleside is a beautiful market town. Situated on Lake Windermere, it offers a whole array of activities. You can cruise the lake on a steamer, go canoeing, yachting, rowing, fishing, sailing and do various other watersports. Ambleside has lots of shops, cafes and restaurants. For italian food visit Dodds restaurant, for chinese takeaway the Lucky Dragon is the best, there are 2 Thai restaurants and they are both excellent. Lucy4s is great, it has tapas, perfect for sharing. Lucys on a plate is also delightful, as is The Glass House.
For a traditional lakeland pint visit The Drunken Duck where they brew their own ales. This is located near Outgate. Directions for all of these places can be given if required upon booking.
Of course there is a vast amount of walks available near Ambleside wh...
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How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 148.0 km
Railway: Windermere: 8.0 km
Ferry: Heysham: 86.0 km
Nearest airports - Blackpool, Manchester, Liverpool.
Nearest train station - Windermere (5 miles from property.)
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: 80.0 km.
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