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Stable Boys Cottage

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Stable Boys Cottage
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
7 nights minimum
Cottage
Small family estate incorporating an idyllic rural retreat one bedroom cottage within the walled Thomas Mawson garden, with bathroom, kitchen and open plan sitting room, and access to roof terrace. The estate tennis court has just been resurfaced, so please feel free to bring a tennis racket, there are some in the pavilion but they are a bit old! :) Whether you are walking in the Lakes, cycling in the Dales, or after a spot of bird watching, this cottage is set within the private grounds of a lovely family home and parkland .Peacocks roam free around the garden, and the family are on hand to offer advise on the best places to visit and eat. There are many local Nature Reserves. Easy access from the M6 junction 35 and 36 Friday-Friday or Friday-Monday, or Monday-Friday bookings prefe...Small family estate incorporating an idyllic rural retreat one bedroom cottage within the walled Thomas Mawson garden, with bathroom, kitchen and open plan sitting room, and access to roof terrace. The estate tennis court has just been resurfaced, so please feel free to bring a tennis racket, there are some in the pavilion but they are a bit old! :) Whether you are walking in the Lakes, cycling in the Dales, or after a spot of bird watching, this cottage is set within the private grounds of a lovely family home and parkland .Peacocks roam free around the garden, and the family are on hand to offer advise on the best places to visit and eat. There are many local Nature Reserves. Easy access from the M6 junction 35 and 36 Friday-Friday or Friday-Monday, or Monday-Friday bookings preferred **PLEASE NOTE we have 2 cockerels that crow in the morning, and in the Spring the peacocks are flirting and can make some noise - all around the cottage (maybe bring ear plugs if you are a light sleeper!!)More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
thomasina s
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2012
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Reviewed August 23, 2015

An absolute Gem!!! Spent a week in this quaint little cottage, could not have asked for anything else. An ideal location for everything you could possibly want to do in the lakes. Very clean and very well maintained. Will definitely be returning in the near...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank Johnnycharles
Reviewed August 8, 2015

We have just got home from a short stay here and we couldn't recommend more highly. The owner was great, the estate was beautiful and well worth a wander round and the cottage was beautiful. One thing I would say is that if you see...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank Charlie T
Reviewed July 30, 2015

We had a briljant time in this cottage. It is the perfect starting point for hikes on the fells and walks around the lakes. We enjoyed these tremendously. We would also recommend to visit Kendal and places such as Sizergh Castle and Levens Hall. Very...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Hellen G
Management response:Responded July 31, 2015

Glad you enjoyed yourselves. We are getting fibre broadband installed next week which should solve the wifi issue, and i will update the kitchen equipment this weekend Many thanks for your review :)

Reviewed July 18, 2015

The cottage was in a great location for our long weekend stay. We were near to our friends and a short drive from Morecambe Bay and the Lakes. Easy to book and we received a very warm welcome on arrival. The cottage is quaint and...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Lorna0416
Reviewed July 7, 2014

Stable Boy Cottage is one of those unique cottage's, quiet simply its a hidden gem!! One of those places that's difficult and elusive to find, when trawling through all those internet sites,  looking for a great retreat, away from the hustle and bustle, well believe...More

Date of stay: June 2014
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Reviewed June 6, 2014

The cottage is cosy and perfect for couples who wish to get away from it all. The gardens of the estate are lovely and you have direct access to the moors. I recommend it heartily.

Date of stay: May 2014
Thank Mike T
Reviewed August 11, 2013

Stable Boys is a hidden gem! The most beautiful and best bijou self catering accommodation cottage for two we have ever stayed in! (And we been some places) The decor and furnishings are enchanting, shabby chic par excellence, furniture and soft furnishings to die for!...More

Date of stay: September 2012
1  Thank Ian H
Reviewed July 17, 2013

the hospitality of the boddy family was very much appreciated.we were made to feel so welcome and they were always on hand for advice on places to visit.we had the freedom to roam the beautiful gardens and surrounding lands with various walks that can be...More

Date of stay: July 2013
Thank julian b
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Private Tennis Court
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
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
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Golf in Kirkby lonsdale, Tennis courts in Burton, Watersports centre at Pine Lodge, just outside Carnforth Fishing in the village Local horse riding in Kendal Local pheasant shooting can be arranged
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