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51 reviews
The main entrance round the back
5 The Banks
Easy to start gas fire
Welcoming
Modern bright kitchen
Microwave/oven.....new hob and cooker
Kitchen leading to porch/utility room
Breakfast .... John Lewis crockery
Breakfast for 2 or 4...
Chill time...
Bathroom
Newly refurbished bathroom with overhead shower and shaving point
Large bedroom…plenty of hanging space and drawers
Kingsize bed...John Lewis mattress
Morning coffee on the patio......or evening wine :)
Bedroom with small double…cosy
Complimentary bathroom luxuries
Porch/utility room with washer/dryer
Main bedroom
Fresh linen and fluffy towels
Main bedroom…lots of bedtime reading for you
Kingsize bed….so comfortable
Books to read….games to play
Lovely homely touches
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Staveley, Kendal, Lake District, Cumbria, England

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“Lovely cottage”
Reviewed 20 December 2016 for a stay in August 2016

We found the cottage very clean and comfortable. Ideally situated between Kendal and Windermere, we made full use of our National Trust card visiting the attractions of the area. Nice local brewery in the town too.

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Cameron G
1 review
“Warm, cosy and a great place to relax”
Reviewed 14 November 2016 for a stay in November 2016

5 The Banks was a great place to come home to after a day in the Lakes. Beautifully decorated and well equipped, we enjoyed our relaxed evenings in the house much more than anticipated! The atmosphere and warmth of the place was second to none, and was perfect for our needs after a cold day out.

Would certainly come here again for our next Lake District visit in the future. Thanks so much for having us.

Cam & Jemma

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Liked best: The living room and overall atmosphere was perfect for relaxing in after a cold wet day out.
Liked least: Leaving the house!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Reviewed 10 November 2016 for a stay in August 2016

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jLeicestershire
Reviewed 9 November 2016 for a stay in July 2016

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Liked best: Well furnished and equipped. Great position for travelling in Lake District.
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Extended Family
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Celestial...
2 reviews
“Lovely house close to Windermere and Ambleside”
Reviewed 14 July 2016 for a stay in May 2016

This is the second time we have stayed in this lovely house and each time we have thoroughly enjoyed our stay. It's within walking distance of Hawkshead Brewery which is an awesome place to go in the evening for drinks. It is ten minutes drive to Ings where we ate a lovely meal and it's a short drive to many places in the lakes. But you could also stay in because the house is so nice inside!

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