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Buttermere from outside
Wood burning stove and leather sofas in the living area
Bedroom with wheelchair turning space
Second bedroom
Kitchen area
Second bedroom detail
Wetroom shower
Bedroom detail
Wetroom basin
The Buttermere garden
The terrace
Rainwater butt
Buttermere over lavender bed
Wildflowers up by the pond
Fells through ash tree
Beck from footbridge
The nut walk
Up at the pond
Vase
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Cockermouth, Lake District, Cumbria, England

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dvt
Blackpool, England
Level 3 Contributor
24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Fantastic”
Reviewed 27 September 2014 for a stay in May 2014

My husband and I stayed here with my mother who is in a wheelchair. The facilities were very good for her, all on one level and the bathroom was well fitted for accessibility needs. The accomodation is first class with plenty of crockery and cutlery to avoid washing up (dishwasher) after every meal - geat idea!. Worked out how to use the ECO kettle after a couple of tries :-) When we needed a firmer chair for my mother to sit on in the lounge area, Marna found one for us and it was no problem.
The grounds have plenty of space to wander for a quiet 1/2 hour every so often and it was only a pity that the swimming pond wasn't really ready for the summer as it looked so inviting.
The treats on arrival were wlecome and we had a lovely restful holiday in super surroundings.

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Liked best: The quality of the accomodation and the surroundings
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
People with disabilities
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28 Sep 2014
Thank you for the lovely review.
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Stephen W
Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Beautiful visit to the Lake District, and Great Stay at Southwaite Green!”
Reviewed 19 August 2014 for a stay in October 2013

My wife and I visited Southwaite Green - Buttermere Cottage on our last visit to the Lake District. It is beautifully located on the edge of the Lake District National Park, and located close to Cockermouth as well, so if you need any shopping it's not too far to travel. We brought our two Golden Retriever pups, and were met upon arrival by Marna, who was wonderful, and stopped in with us to loan us walking guides and to tell us about the local area. Very quiet and out of the way, yet close enough to town if you require anything. We used the cottage as a base, and explored during the day - returning in the evening for a bit of supper and some knitting next to the fire with two tired pups! It was a great place to stay for our visit to the Lake District, and we would highly recommend Southwaite Green to anyone wanting to visit, and have a very enjoyable time. Oh, and Southwaite Green is, in fact, 'green', with eco-friendly soaps, etc., recycling and bin collection. Overall, very nice long weekend away in the Lake District! Thanks Marna, and hope to see you again!

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Liked best: The quietness and rural setting.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
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kosielemm...
Southampton, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“Perfect”
Reviewed 9 August 2014 for a stay in July 2014

Can't say enough good things about Marna and her accommodation. Wonderful, restful and in immaculate condition.

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Amandajan...
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Stupendous Eco holiday stay!”
Reviewed 27 March 2014 for a stay in December 2013
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We were welcomed to Southwaite Green with a box of organic veg and a spotless, light and roomy Barn.We were pleased to see that there wasn't any 'chintz' that so many other Cumbrian cottages have. !
We loved the location and the Eco feel to everything. We are returning in May. We have been going to the Lakes for almost ten years and this is definitely where we will continue to stay. The dogs were very content too.
Excellent work Marna

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 35-49
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catAyrshi...
ayrshire
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“All our needs catered for,Lovely welcome and lovely host”
Reviewed 12 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013
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What can I was say,my dad has a disability and was in a wheelchair and buttermere was perfect for him .Fantastic location to stay with or without a disability.And the place was spotless,highly recommend this place for anyone.Also a great wee walk round the property by the pond, lovely

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