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Very good
5 reviews
beautiful private little patio-ideal for sunbathing
front bedroom
Thai style 1st bedroom
sun filled en-suite
back bedroom- with brand new - power shower en-suite
ample wardrobe space in back bedroom--leading to bathroom
twin bedroom luxury
another view
sitting room with french windows leading to private patio with garden furniture sun-bathing ideal!
spacious well equipped kitchen with essential dishwasher
electric hob/gas oven , fridge  and microwave oven
dining room leading off the kitchen. this room draws in maximum sunlight.
handy coming off kitchen--perfect family dining
charming main bathroom
main bathroom with power shower over bath tub
main bathroom
cottage front exterior-- the driveway accommodates  3 small cars/ 2 large cars
attractive back patio with garden furniture-great for outdoor meals
one of 3 patios
utility with washer/dryer/freezer. Drying area for boots and jackets
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Rydal, Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Our beautiful cottage, located in Ambleside, backs onto Stockghyll Fall, is a haven for all the family with walks straight from the front door. 3 tastefully decorated double bedrooms & bathrooms with power showers along with the fully equipped kitchen and separate dining room provides all home comforts! There are 2 lovely patio areas with garden furniture and privacy for sunbathing. The private driveway parks upto 3 small cars.. local information, amenities and emergency details are available..Basic essentials are provided by our housekeeper who is also the point of contact during your stay. Regarding 'wheelchair accessibility ' as agreed by the VISIT ENGLAND INSPECTOR ---there is only one step in the front entrance and one step in the kitchen leading to the dining room. However, please note we are not able to provide a ram... Read more
Listing #HL6910774
About the Owner
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We are not available to meet you as we live far away. The cottage is accessed via a key placed in a key safe. More information is provided nearer the time of your booking.However I am easily reached via phone/email and our friendly housekeeper is your point of contact should you have any immediate queries and help. For all local information, you are best advised to visit THE HUB, the local information centre. It is at the bottom of Peggy Hill less than 5 minute walk from the cottage.
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

We had beautiful two weeks In the house. The modern interior decor is tasteful and works well for a couple or a group and the kitchen was very well equipped. We all enjoyed the very sunny aspect of the house. It is very well located...More

Thank TfromWA
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a very spacious and light bungalow just a short walk from Ambleside. The location is quiet and within easy reach of some fantastic scenery. Our stay was comfortable and once inside the bungalow it worked successfully for our daughter who is in a...More

Thank Susan P
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Nice and cosy place, really enjoyed the fireplace in the living room, kept everyone warm during the cold rainy weather. Rooms are all very clean and tidy on arrival, kitchen was well equipped with utensils. Word of advice, could do with more complimentary sugar for...More

1  Thank Ray M
Management response:Responded 24 February 2017

Thank you for your kind words and of. course you are welcome to come back. Comments regarding hot water have been taken seriously. Thank you. Rani

  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 AM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please treat the cottage as your own house. Our housekeeper requests on leaving that all used beds should be stripped. All bins should be placed in the red bin which needs to...
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    2 Fulls
    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
Default 4 nights
R 2 250
R 2 438
16 Jul 2018 -
6 Sep 2018
summer break
4 nights
R 2 438
R 2 625
5 Oct 2018 -
28 Oct 2018
summer break
4 nights
R 2 250
17 Dec 2018 -
6 Jan 2019
summer break
4 nights
R 2 438
R 2 625
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.
  • cleaning fee: R 1 875 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: R 938 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
There is a private driveway with space for 2-3 cars. Large cars can easily access the driveway as the gates have been removed recently. There are also three lovely patio areas with garden furniture and one has privacy for sunbathing if you are lucky enough with the weather! This property is suitable for disabled/wheelchair access and small children are or course very welcome! When booking this accommodation, you will have access to the entire cottage, and some friendly neighbours too! We provide online details of local information, amenities, activities and emergency contact details.
Getting around
Ambleside is in the heart of the lakes and getting around is really easy with several options available even if you do not have a car. Local taxis service is friendly and reasonably priced. To see the sights there's nothing better than the open top tourist buses! Ambleside cruises are a real treat and an experience not to be missed.
Car not needed
How to get there
Railway: WINDEREMERE : 5.0 km
Ambleside is easily accessible via an excellent network of public transport including the main line rail terminus 5 miles to the south in Windermere, buses and lake ferries. Detailed information can be provided during your stay
By car, arriving from the North, the property is a 20 minute drive from the A66. From the South, it's a 20 minute drive from Kendal.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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