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The Stables

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
1 night minimum
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West Croft Holiday Cottages comprises 3 cottages recently converted from a Grade II listed barn. If all three cottages are rented, the accommodation can cater for up to 14 guests. The Stables can sleep up to 5 guests and is ideal for those families with three children. There is one double bedroom and a room with three single beds. The living area includes a well equipped kitchen, lounge and dining area with a solid oak floor and wood burning stove. West Croft Holiday Cottages can be found in the unspoilt Cumbrian village of Brigham, just outside the Lake District National Park, 2 miles from the market town of Cockermouth. It is an ideal base from which to explore the quieter lakes and mountains of The National Park, and take in the attractions of the increasingly popular Solway Coast an...West Croft Holiday Cottages comprises 3 cottages recently converted from a Grade II listed barn. If all three cottages are rented, the accommodation can cater for up to 14 guests. The Stables can sleep up to 5 guests and is ideal for those families with three children. There is one double bedroom and a room with three single beds. The living area includes a well equipped kitchen, lounge and dining area with a solid oak floor and wood burning stove. West Croft Holiday Cottages can be found in the unspoilt Cumbrian village of Brigham, just outside the Lake District National Park, 2 miles from the market town of Cockermouth. It is an ideal base from which to explore the quieter lakes and mountains of The National Park, and take in the attractions of the increasingly popular Solway Coast and West Cumbrian coastal towns and villages. All our cottages have been given a 4 star grading on our first inspection by the English Tourism Council. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Mark N
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2006
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Reviewed 1 November 2020

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Date of stay: October 2020
Tourist300584, VR Owner at The Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2020

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Reviewed 13 October 2020

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Date of stay: October 2020
Tourist300584, VR Owner at The Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2020

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Reviewed 7 October 2020 via mobile

We checked in 27th September 2020 for 5 nights what a lovely quaint little cottage this turned out to be spotlessly clean wonderful lay out with a kitchen that has a dishwasher & washing machine plus all the utensils needed to make it a home...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank Actungbaby
Tourist300584, VR Owner at The Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2020

Thank you very much for such a lovely review and you have spotted the one thing that we plan to change this winter so for your next visit you will be sitting on a new sofa! We look forward to seeing you in the future!...More

Reviewed 3 October 2020 via mobile

We had the best weekend as a family staying here. Perfect location for nearby exploring with so many things to do (Crummock Water has breathtaking views) and is prefect for families. Our 3 year old son had the best time and enjoyed every minute-especially the...More

Date of stay: September 2020
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Tourist300584, VR Owner at The Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2020

Thank you for such a fabulous review and it is lovely to hear that your 3 year old had such a great time......I am sure other little people will go and look for the Gruffalo in Whinlatter Forest.....will they find him?!? We look forward to...More

Reviewed 26 August 2020

We stayed for the weekend. family of four and our dog. Very clean throughout. Brill location for exploring the North and Western Lake District. We will definitely be going back.

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank suemW5945PS
Tourist300584, VR Owner at The Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2020

Hi Sue, Thank you very kindly for your lovely review! We shall look forward too seeing you in the future. Best wishes Mark

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Reviewed 20 September 2019

Me and my family stayed here for my 40 th birthday wk end and from the moment we walked in it felt like home. A beautiful little cottage with added bonus of the shared games room to keep the kids entertained and the adults !...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Sara B
Tourist300584, VR Owner at The Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2019

Sara, Thank you very much for your lovely review! We are very happy that our cottage was a 'home from home' for you and your family. We look forward to seeing you in the future! Best regards Mark

Reviewed 4 September 2019

great holiday cottage lakes within a hours drive away shops eating places 2 and a half mile away lovely place to stayMore

Date of stay: August 2019
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Tourist300584, VR Owner at The Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2019

Thank you for your review and we are very pleased you found our cottage a lovely place to stay! We are indeed lucky to have so many of the lakes of the Lake District so close to us - Bassenthwaite Lake just 8 minutes away,...More

Reviewed 26 August 2019

Just returned form a 3 night stay at The Stables. A lovely cottage in a great location for walking the North Western Fells. We were blessed with glorious weather. The cottage is ideal for a family with everything required and the added bonus of a...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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Tourist300584, VR Owner at The Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2019

Hi Kate, Thank you for your super review and we are very happy that we exceeded your expectations! Best regards Mark

Reviewed 24 August 2019

As a regular visitor to the lakes I wanted to stay at a location where I had not been before. The stables, situated in the small town of Brigham, is one of 3 cottages. An ideal location, away from the busy areas, and not too...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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Tourist300584, VR Owner at The Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2019

Hi Zain, Thank you very much for your amazing review. I haven't managed to get a break above 30 yet on the snooker table at the cottages yet so 47 is very good! Impressive! We look forward to seeing you in the future. My best...More

Reviewed 15 August 2019

The cottage was spacious and cosy. Well equipped. Clean and tidy. Easy and effective communication with host. No issues with check in and check out. Would highly recommend staying in West Croft Cottages

Date of stay: August 2019
1  Thank Aleksandra M
Tourist300584, VR Owner at The Stables, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2019

Aleksandra, Thank you very much for your kind words they are much appreciated. We look forward to seeing you again in the future! All the best to you and your family Mark

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Game Room
Hairdryer
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Pool Table
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
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Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
We are ideally placed on the edge of the Lake district Nataional Park to enjoy the delights of Keswick, Cockermouth and the Solway Coast. Nearby we have Bassenthwaite Lake, Buttermere, Loweswater, Derwent Water and many wonderful mountain walks. 4miles from our cottage is the 18 hole James Braid designed Cockermouth golf course at Embleton. The Cockermouth course is a great test of golf combined with spectacular scenery. After teeing off you will soon appreciate the views that are opening up around you, some of the finest in Cumbria. Local attractions include: Trotters world of animals, Go-Ape at Whinlatter (rope adventures throughthe tree-tops), Cycling in Whinlatter Forest, Watersports at Derwent Water, Lal Ratty railway, The Theatre By The Lake in Keswick, Go Carting at Rowrah and muc...
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