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Dog friendly cottage in central Ambleside

Perfect place to take off your boots and enjoy something cold at the end of the day!!!
1 of 37Perfect place to take off your boots and enjoy something cold at the end of the day!!!
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Ambleside, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Dog friendly, quirky, cottage offers the best of ALL worlds. Central Ambleside location where you can find a vast selection of traditional bars, wine bars, eclectic mix of shops, restaurants, jazz bar. There is also three cinema screens showing all the latest movies as well as shows screened direct from the west end. Two of the cinemas have attached vegetarian restaurant and offer reasonable meal deals.
No 2 The Old Coach House is quietly tucked into the hillside which offers unique privacy for a town centre location and is a tranquil place to chill after a day's fell- walking , water-sports or exploring the amazing lake district tourist attractions.

This stone built cottage has been lovingly renovated with the focus on providing fresh, modern and luxurious self catering accommodation. It is a home from home and you should find...
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Listing #HL6556763
About the Owner
margaret h
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2012
Interaction with guests
We try to build up a rapport with our guests so that we can do what we can to advise on any activities, pubs, restaurants etc. if required. The fact that we live five minutes away in Ambleside means we can respond quickly if our quests encounter any problems or have any additional requirements.
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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

There’s nothing that hasn’t been thought of. We’ve stayed in self catering places before and have gone “I wish they had this”.... but we never had to. From a slow cooker, to washing powder, to a hand blender, to dog biscuits. Quite simply, there was...More

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mharrison38, VR Owner at Dog friendly cottage in central Ambleside, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our cottage and the amazing location that is Ambleside! These reviews are invaluable for guests when we do have such a lot of really quality accommodation. Would love to have you back - Margaret x

Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

My family and I have an annual break in the lakes and usually just stay for a couple of nights in a hotel. This year we decided to have a longer holiday and rent a cottage. This gorgeous cottage did not disappoint! It is beautifully...More

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mharrison38, VR Owner at Dog friendly cottage in central Ambleside, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Thank you so much for such a positive, extensive review of the cottage as well as the location and amenities in Ambleside. Margaretx

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Reviewed June 23, 2018

Spotlessly clean and fresh! Very well maintained, quality accommodation. We’ve been a few times and it’s been consistently well presented and particularly welcoming. We always have a good night’s sleep – the bed’s so comfortable. There is literally doorstep parking, with a two-minute walk to...More

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mharrison38, VR Owner at Dog friendly cottage in central Ambleside, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Thank you so much for reviewing our cottage and it was great to finally meet you all. We do pride ourselves in keeping up the standards and it is always great for this to be acknowledged. Looking forward to welcoming you back in December. Margaret

  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Queen
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
Traditional Lakeland town which is busy in all seasons. Number one place for outdoor clothing shops but also supermarkets and an eclectic mix of independent shops, banks, Post Office. There is an array of traditional bars, wine bars, restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets, 3 cinema screens showing latest movies. Fantastic live music and jazz bar. Ambleside climbing wall is just opposite cottage and a short walk to the Lake with more restaurants/bars. Cruises from here to Bowness, Brockhole, Lakeside and Wray Castle (for Beatrix Potter visit). Variety of watersports at Waterhead or Lowwood Bay!
Good selection of buses in both directions to Grasmere, Keswick, Dungeon Ghyll, Hawkshead, Bowness, Kendal,
Getting around
Good local bus service in all directions but plenty of walks on the doorstep. Electric bus to lake for those with less mobility.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 150.0 km
Main trains North and South stop at Oxenholme which has regular service to Windermere. From here there are local buses and also taxi rank.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 43.0 km.
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