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Ees Wyke Cottage

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Ees Wyke Cottage and Gardens
Outside dining in the garden with lake views
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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
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Ees Wyke Cottage is situated in the picturesque and quiet conservation village of Near Sawrey, famous as the home of Beatrix Potter, right in the heart of the Lake District. Whilst in the centre of the tourist trails, Ees Wyke Cottage is in a quiet and secluded hamlet within the grounds of Ees Wyke Country House and is a place where you can truly get away from it all. A picture postcard traditional Lakeland stone cottage - this was once a coachman's cottage and stables. It now provides an idyllic getaway with views overlooking Esthwaite Water and the surrounding mountains. Ees Wyke is named after the lake and sits happily between Esthwaite and Lake Windermere in a perfect walker's paradise. 3 minutes walk away is the wonderful Tower Bank Arms, which offers a warm welcome, real log fir...Ees Wyke Cottage is situated in the picturesque and quiet conservation village of Near Sawrey, famous as the home of Beatrix Potter, right in the heart of the Lake District. Whilst in the centre of the tourist trails, Ees Wyke Cottage is in a quiet and secluded hamlet within the grounds of Ees Wyke Country House and is a place where you can truly get away from it all. A picture postcard traditional Lakeland stone cottage - this was once a coachman's cottage and stables. It now provides an idyllic getaway with views overlooking Esthwaite Water and the surrounding mountains. Ees Wyke is named after the lake and sits happily between Esthwaite and Lake Windermere in a perfect walker's paradise. 3 minutes walk away is the wonderful Tower Bank Arms, which offers a warm welcome, real log fires and serves locally brewed real ales and traditional Cumbrian food. Hawkshead village with its narrow cobbled and whitewashed streets and wide variety of pretty shops, restaurants and pubs is only a mile and a half away. The ferry across Lake Windermere to the bustling towns of Bowness and Windermere is a mere 2 miles in the other direction. The tourist and walker centres of Ambleside, Coniston, Grizedale forest, Langdale and Grasmere are all within 15 minutes drive. A private driveway into the Ees Wyke Country House grounds leads you to a picturesque stable courtyard and it is from here that you get your first glimpse of the wonderful views. These views of Esthwaite and the Langdale Pikes are shared in the house and from the delightful gardens – a place for al-fresco living. The gardens are set out to the front and side of the house. Step inside this character property to soak up the space and light. This is somewhere to escape to relax and spend time together. The accommodation briefly comprises of a traditional open porch entering into a large well equipped open plan kitchen/dining room with lake views and a feature gas stove. A very large lounge is sumptuously furnished, with another gas stove fireplace and enjoys mountain views. Upstairs to 3 pretty double bedrooms all with lake views. The master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom to complement the house shower room. There is oil fired central heating throughout. There is parking for 2 cars outside and the use of a garage equipped with fridge freezer and a bar football table. The property also has a bike store. Well behaved dogs are welcome. We can offer negotiable discounts for regular visitors. Towels can be provided at a small addittional cost.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Shower
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About the Owner
David S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2014
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Reviewed 19 March 2020

We had a brilliant 2 week holiday at Ees Wyke cottage. The hosts were brilliant with communication from start to finish and always fast to respond to messages. Lovely warm and cosy cottage with everything you would need. The location is perfect, on the quieter...More

Date of stay: March 2020
Thank avao42
Reviewed 25 August 2019 via mobile

A beautiful, comfortable cottage in a glorious setting next to tranquil Esthwaite Water,within easy distance of wherever you might want to be. Just idyllic. We'll be back!"

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Lakeslady49
David S, VR Owner at Ees Wyke Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2019

Thank you for taking the time to review Eeswyke Cottage so glad you enjoyed your stay Kind Regards Sharon and Dave

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Reviewed 7 June 2019

This place is beautiful It has an old world charm. I would recommend this place for anyone wanting a complete lakes district experience. the food was amazing. sitting on the lawn having afternoon tea, my wife and I felt as though we were in heaven

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Adliving
Reviewed 23 April 2019

Ees Wyke cottage is a comfortable 3 bedroom cottage with a high standard of kitchen and bathroom fittings. It is set in lovely gardens and has a view over the lake nearby. There are fields with sheep all around and lots of footpaths for walking...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Sarah G
David S, VR Owner at Ees Wyke Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2019

Thank you Sarah for kind review so glad you enjoyed your holiday. Best Wishes Sharon and David

Reviewed 28 July 2018

We had a wonderful with our 9-year old son at Ees Wyke Cottage. The cottage is well equipped and nicely furbished, with a superb terrasse to enjoy with a beer with the incredible weather we had (up to 27°C)! It is very well located in...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Sharon O, VR Owner at Ees Wyke Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Hi Nick Thank you for your lovely review and so glad you enjoyed the cottage and surrounding area. It sounds like you did a lot of walking so glad the sun shone for you. If you book again please let us know you are a...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Grill
Blender
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Garage
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Private Garden
Safe
Stereo System
Cooker
Telephone
Toaster
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Lots of beautiful walks such as Moss Eccles and Claif Heights from the doorstep Home of Beatrix Potter Hilltop in the village Beautiful Hawkshead with cafes and bars 2miles from cottage
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Car recommended
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