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Riverside Cottage

The cottage sits on the banks of the River Greta and offers stunning views of the water and wildlife
13 reviews
The cottage sits on the banks of the River Greta and offers stunning views of the water and wildlife
Enjoy the river views from the terrace at the rear of the property.
The front of the property also offers stunning views.
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Keswick, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Riverside Cottage is an idyllic, luxury Lakeland self-catering retreat on the banks of the River Greta. Situated in a quiet country location, but only 10 minutes flat walk by the river to Keswick town centre. There is private parking for two cars adjacent to the cottage. It is conveniently situated for those arriving by coach with the bus stop only 50 yards from the door, public transport is good and many Keswick walks can be undertaken from the front door. The cottage has unlimited use broadband and Wi-Fi for you to use during your stay. The end of terrace Victorian slate cottage has spectacular views over, and along, the river from all the rooms except the single bedroom, which looks over the houses to Walla Crag. A stable door between the kitchen and dining area gives access to the delightful private riverside patio with garden furnitu... Read more
Listing #HL8759580
About the Owner
Daphne/ Robert Michael B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We look after Riverside Cottage personally and like to make every guest welcome, though due to varying arrival times we leave the keys in a key safe to the right of the front door, you will receive an email two days prior to the start of your holiday with the key safe code. We are usually on hand in the event of a problem with the property or if you simply need some information on the area and will help if we can. Full contact details are in the cottage.
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Reviewed 17 July 2018

Wonderful, comfortable, well-equipped cottage with a glorious terrace overlooking the river. Easy access off Penrith Road. 10-15 minute walk downtown. Comfortable bed. All good.More

Thank mbcic
Caninestestes, VR Owner at Riverside Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Bruce, Thank you so much for the lovely review and you also have the distinction of being our very first Canadian guest, TripAdvisor really does make the world a smaller place. We find it heartening that guests enjoy the cottage and it's situation and...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2018


Caninestestes, VR Owner at Riverside Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018


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Reviewed 8 February 2018

Our first visit to Riverside Cottage and we have already booked again for later in the year and haven’t even left for home yet!! It’s one of the most ‘home from home’ cottages that we have ever stayed in. It’s spotlessly clean, well maintained and...More

1  Thank Sharon M
Management response:Responded 28 February 2018

Hello Sharon, I can only apologise for this very late response to your wonderful review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back in September. Thank you. Michael & Daphne.

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    3 Twins
    1 Queen
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 7 nights --
GBP 370
14 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
7 nights --
GBP 760
1 Sep 2018 -
7 Sep 2018
7 nights --
GBP 650
8 Sep 2018 -
14 Sep 2018
7 nights --
GBP 620
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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About the neighbourhood
Keswick is suited to people of all ages and interests, quite apart from it's beautiful location it is a vibrant bustling market town with it's own theatre, art deco cinema an abundance of restaurants to suit all tastes, mainstream shops and artisan shops. Golfers are catered for at the nearby Keswick golf club, there are two bridge clubs in town which welcome visiting players, angling opportunities on the river or in Derwentwater (permit required).
Getting around
There are bus stops within 50 metres for travel to the south lakes which is a very scenic route, particularly on the top deck. Travelling to the western lake district would require a change at the main bus station. The nearest rail station is 22 miles away and the bus which connects with the rail service passes the door.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Teeside: 130.0 km
Railway: Penrith: 28.0 km
Ferry: Heysham: 111.0 km
Riverside Cottage enjoys good transport links, the nearest railway station is Penrith which is 25 miles or so away and enjoys a connecting bus service and there are two bus stops within 50 metres of the front door. Travel to the south lakes via bus is easy as there is a bus stop within 30 metres of the front door, travel to the western lakes or north to Carlisle entails a short bus ride to the bus station and start your journey from there.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 38.0 km.
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