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Badger's Way Lodge - a wonderful base to explore the English Lake District.

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Lovely view towards the beck.
The lovely open plan lounge and dining area have comfortable and contemporary furnishings.
Whatever the season, whatever the weather, Badger's Way is a wonderful place to be...!
1 of 24Lovely view towards the beck.
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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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The Lake District is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site!! Badger's Way Lodge is at the heart of this and a wonderful place to stay, whatever the time of year! There's so much to do here - both for children and adults and our visiting badgers are a wonderful bonus! They arrive every evening, for supper on the decking! Our lodge is perfect for all ages and families; in fact anyone who enjoys the countryside will love staying here. The views are fantastic and there are many enjoyable walks straight from the lodge. Badger's Way is situated in a prime position at Limefitt, a 5 star park near Lake Windermere. Set in beautiful countryside, the lodge is only a few minutes from the attractive, bustling towns of Windermere, Bowness and Ambleside.It is privately owned, built to a high specification...The Lake District is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site!! Badger's Way Lodge is at the heart of this and a wonderful place to stay, whatever the time of year! There's so much to do here - both for children and adults and our visiting badgers are a wonderful bonus! They arrive every evening, for supper on the decking! Our lodge is perfect for all ages and families; in fact anyone who enjoys the countryside will love staying here. The views are fantastic and there are many enjoyable walks straight from the lodge. Badger's Way is situated in a prime position at Limefitt, a 5 star park near Lake Windermere. Set in beautiful countryside, the lodge is only a few minutes from the attractive, bustling towns of Windermere, Bowness and Ambleside.It is privately owned, built to a high specification and will comfortably accommodate up to four adults and an infant. It has central heating, double glazing, a large wall mounted TV, WiFi .... and all you will need for a perfect stay! It's warm and cosy in the winter and light and airy in the summer - an ideal place to return to, after a day out in the Lakes. The large enclosed decking is south facing, safe for children and has garden furniture, flowers and delightful views.The spectacular scenery here, the well kept grounds, the incredible beauty and attractions of The Lake District and the abundance of wildlife will make a visit to Badger's Way unforgettable!! We are sorry but we cannot accept pets or male/female groups under 25.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Judy and Alan C
Response Rate:91%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2013
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

Went here for the third time as it is in an excellent location and of course to see the badgers who visited every night though they didn't turn up until after 11pm my grandson came with us as he had never seen a badger and...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank Terry A
Management response:Responded 4 September 2018

Thank you for your kind review. It is wonderful that you have been here three times now! We hope to use some of the incredible badger photos and videos you have sent us.

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We have just returned from a fabulas 5 days away in the lakes. What a lovely home we stayed in. It was close enough to so many things we didn't stop. We visited Wray castle, rydal caves, South lakes zoo, friends at lakeland caravan park...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank Gillworsley
Management response:Responded 4 September 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review! We are pleased you were able to take advantage of so many Lake District attractions and enjoyed our wonderful badger visitors.

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Reviewed 25 July 2018

The holiday was booked for my father on my behalf, as myself and my son were looking for somewhere to relax. I myself had always wanted to see badgers and had never seen them before, and it was through searching get for potential badger-viewing sites...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank john s
Management response:Responded 4 September 2018

So pleased that you were both able to relax and enjoy the lodge and it's stunning surroundings. The badgers are wonderful and provide excellent entertainment. We're pleased they didn't disappoint. Thank you for your kind review!

Reviewed 20 May 2018

Badgers Way lodge is well placed for travelling the lakes. A very clean and comfortable lodge on a quiet site. At night we put the bird peanuts out and along came the badger - absolutely wonderful to see! Only here for 3 nights but enjoyed...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Robert R
Management response:Responded 2 June 2018

Thank you for the review - we're pleased you were able to enjoy the badgers and that the lodge was to your liking.

Reviewed 30 October 2017

Fabulous lodge. Comfortable and stylish. Everything we needed. Highlight absolutely was seeing the badgers each night - an absolute treat. Took parents who are in their 90s and first time they have ever seen a badger so close. They literally come onto the deck just...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank sharonbetty
Management response:Responded 30 October 2017

What a lovely review - thank you so much!! Really pleased your parents enjoyed themselves. We'll pass on your message to the badgers! They are so entertaining and come all year round. We'd love to see you again. Judy and Alan

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Private Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Limefitt is in the English Lake District, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site! It is an attractive, well kept, 5 star countryside park. There is an onsite inn, The Haybarn, which serves good meals and has pool, dartboard and games facilities. There is also a small shop at Reception, washing machines and dryers, payphones, free WiFi and a security guard at night. The outdoor children's play area has a slide, swings, see-saw, sand pit, scramble net and a zip wire - You won't find an adventure playground set in more spectacular scenery anywhere! The bustling towns of Bowness, Windermere and Ambleside are only a few minutes away, with cinemas, restaurants and specialised shops.
Getting around
The best way of getting around in The Lake District is by car. There are buses and open top buses to various areas and many of our guests have used their bus passes. The Mountain Goat Tours are also available. This is an award winning Lake District tour specialist, who have carefully tailored their guided, mini-coach tours for travellers to enjoy breathtaking scenery and the historical and literary associations of this wonderful area.
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