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    The Cottage in the Wood

    Magic Hill, Whinlatter Forest, Braithwaite, Keswick CA12 5TW, England
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (214)
    Room & Suite (117)
    Dining (53)
    • Excellent86%
    • Very good9%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “garden room” (58 reviews)
    “tasting menu” (37 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    2 Nov.3 Nov.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 5 August 2017

    Back for our third visit. The food is still excellent - possibly even better. And the welcome is still great. We were due to stay three nights and try Helvellyn and Skiddaw but a foot injury meant that we had to reduce to one night...More

    Thank Legin55
    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    We stayed here in the Garden room.Well thought out space and large comfy bed. We thought our evening meal was one of the best we have had in a long time. Staff and owner were friendly and efficient. Enjoyed watching the wildlife from our bedroom...More

    Thank maggiefearon
    Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

    The cottage in the woods is a really beautiful place to stay. The scenery is simply stunning! Rooms are pleasant, comfortable and spotless. We had the taster menu in the restaurant with wine suggestions and cheese platter. The food was stunning! Staff were really attentive...More

    Thank Anthony M
    Reviewed 2 August 2017

    The magic of this place really lies in the setting. You are on the Whinlatter pass - a great drive, but not too steep - in the middle of England's only mountain forest. It's stunning. As you sit in the restaurant for breakfast you're greeted...More

    Thank richardsimonson
    Reviewed 31 July 2017

    We celebrated my birthday here over a long weekend in early July 17. Our room was decent - a small, spotlessly clean Cottage room, with all the standard amenities. However the magic of this place lies in its food, its view and its people. We...More

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    • USD 156 - USD 213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Room & Suite (117)
    Dining (53)
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    Helen N
    2 January 2017|
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    Response from Brigitte H | Reviewed this property |
    From memory about 10 mins in the car
    joanna m
    13 February 2015|
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    Response from Whinlatter | Property representative |
    Hello Really sorry for the delay in responding, there was a little glitch with our first effort! Sorry, we don't take pets. If it is helpful, we can recommend Overwater Hall.
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    "Food is amazing try the Elysium with dessert"
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    "We were in the house - very nice room. The bathrooms aren't that big. Comfortable rooms but great..."
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    "Garden room is outside main building but very private."
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    "If you're going to stay here, spend a bit more on a bigger room."
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