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The Dove Cot 4* romantic cottage Ambleside

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England
The Dove Cot is set in a wonderful location, close to Ambleside, Grasmere, Keswick, Windermere, Hawkshead and Bowness to name a few. It has an abundance of activities available straight from the doorstep from walking up Loughrigg, to canoeing the River Brathay. The house is beautifully furnished and with lovely lakeland views, it is a much sought after property.

This charming cottage sleeps 2 people, ideal for couples and honeymooners. It is a perfect cottage for a romantic break, with it's modern yet cosy appearance.

There is a luxurious round jaccuzi bath in the bathroom, beautiful limestone flooring throughout, a lakeland stone interior feature wall that houses a fireplace and a small decking area accesible from the lounge where you can sit and enjoy a glass of wine in the evening and look out at the view over the River Brathay...
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Listing #HL302081
About the Owner
Liz C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2011
Interaction with guests
We love communicating with guests and welcome guests to our cottage . We are always to hand to answer any questions or help in anyway from restaurant suggestions to day trips etc before or during your holiday .
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Charming cottage full of character, but very usable. Well equipped, although we felt it needed a few more kitchen items ( oven trays mainly). Clean and tidy, very comfy bed. Ideal place to come home too after a busy day sightseeing and walking.

Thank paulgy2018
Fizzylizzy1963, VR Owner at The Dove Cot 4* romantic cottage Ambleside, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Thank you for your review and glad to hear you had a lovely stay thank you for bringing to my attention the oven trays I will ensure that there are more avaible . All the best Liz

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Reviewed 9 September 2018

Stayed for a week for our honeymoon lovely cottage, lovely touch of bottle of fizz and card on arrival lovely garden so romantic and peaceful nice for a place to get away from life for a sort time we will be back again

Thank LancashireJanjo
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Queen
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About the neighbourhood
Ambleside is a charming small market town with walking and tourism in mind . There are numerous restaurants from bistros,Thai to Michelin star . There are plenty of pubs welcoming families and dogs too .The surrounding area is mountainous with Loughrigg Fell ,wansfell and The famous Langdale Valley 3 miles away perfect for walking holidays . Ambleside is on the North shores of Lake Windermere enjoy a leisurely day on the steamer travelling the Lake visting other towns and villages . Ambleside is central for touring the rest of the lakes Keswick,Coniston,hawkshead and Grasmere . The perfect location for walking,Sailing,touring or simply relaxing
Getting around
The Dove Cot is in a great location in the lakes for touring as we very centrally placed in the Lake District so making it easy to visit some of the most popular villages and towns such as Hawkshead , Coniston , Grasmere , Keswick , Windermere and Bowness by car .
There are many buses which run from the centre of Ambleside next to the Libary / market place .
Private tours are also available from a company called Mountain Goat .
You can also get to Brockhole visitor center and Bowness by steamer from Waterhead pier Ambleside which is a lovely way to experience lake Windermere.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 152.0 km
Railway: Windermere: 7.0 km
Travelling to the cottage by car is easy and we are more than happy to supply directions for your stay if required .
The nearest railway station is Windermere which is 5 miles away also here is a taxi rank and bus depot .
If travelling from outside the UK your nearest suggested airport is Manchester
Upon arrival at the cottage there is ample private parking for your holiday
You may always contact us if you would like any help with transportation or travel .
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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