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Meadowview Lodge - Bassenthwaite

Bassenthwaite, Lake District
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 1
4
star
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Romantic
Parking on site / nearby
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Detached cottage overlooking rolling, open fields
  • Lovely, enclosed garden where you can enjoy BBQs on a sunny day
  • Less than half a mile to Bassenthwaite Lake and a welcoming village pub
Property code: 91211

The pretty hamlet of Dubwath is situated on the edge of Bassenthwaite Lake, with easy access to the shore just after the local sailing club, less than 100 metres away. Bassenthwaite Lake Station is also on your doorstep. Enjoy a cream tea onboard the Orient Express train or a murder mystery evening! The Lakes Distillery is less than a mile away and offers tours, plus it has a lovely bistro to enjoy a spot of lunch. Alternatively, a friendly local pub is less than half a mile away, where guests can have dinner in traditional Lakeland surroundings. Walkers and cyclists are spoilt for choice with some fabulous walks from the doorstep; explore Sale Fell or Dubwath Silver Meadows Nature Reserve. For any mountain bike enthusiasts, there are some brilliant tracks in Whinlatter Forest, only 8 miles away. Both Cockermouth and Keswick are also within 8 miles and have a great selection of independent shops and restaurants.

As you enter this inviting cottage, you will find yourself in the open-plan lounge/kitchen/dining room, with high ceilings; it is a bright and inviting space. There is a well-equipped kitchen and dining area with everything you need to self-cater during your stay. The lounge has comfortable seats to relax and unwind, and French doors which open onto the garden. Off the lounge is the inviting shower room – jump in after a nice long walk. Head up the stairs to the mezzanine bedroom which looks across the lounge and offers a relaxing sanctuary to unwind.

The property overlooks a pretty meadow to the rear and has a lovely, enclosed garden with a lawn and patio area. There is seating and a BBQ, offering a great place to enjoy a morning coffee, read a good book or stargaze in the evening.

  • 1 double bedroom
  • 1 shower room with WC
  • Electric oven and induction hob, slimline dishwasher, fridge, coffee machine and microwave
  • Smart TV in the lounge
  • Breakfast can be arranged with the owner and paid to them directly
  • Private enclosed garden with seating and charcoal BBQ
  • Private parking for 1 car
  • Pub 700 metres, shops 6 miles
  • Please note that the property can only accept small breeds of dog
  • Arrival: 15:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 1 dog allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £150 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £20. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Kylie Harmon-Twidle

This property joined our collection in 2023 and is managed by Kylie.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 8 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Angela, 22nd March 2024

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Fab little cottage, had everything we needed for our 3 day stay, will definitely be returning, fab for our little puppy baby gate brilliant to stop her going upstairs as we forgot our Doris stopper that we use at home,

Reviewed by Amber, 23rd February 2024

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Absolutely beautiful cottage, such warm and cozy feels, spacey front garden perfect amount of space if you have a dog/young children. All round lovely stay! Hosts Tim and Karen are so friendly and welcoming. They also did their own breakfasts which were absolutely amazing!

Reviewed by Gordon, 29th December 2023

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Fabulous cottage. Very comfortable and cosy with everything we needed. Owners Tim and Karen very friendly and helpful and it was a pleasure to get to know them. We will definitely be back again.

Reviewed by Doreen, 22nd September 2023

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Reviewed by Susan, 4th August 2023

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Lovely cottage in a great area and really handy for the bus into Keswick or Cockermouth. Beautiful clean cottage with a very modern bathroom, really comfortable bed and enclosed garden ideal for our little dog. The owners were very friendly and helpful. Thank you Tim and Karen.

Reviewed by Bill, 28th July 2023

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Lovely, clean and comfortable little cottage and the owners, Tim and Karen were really friendly people happy to suggest things and places to enjoy on our visit. Very dog friendly, or so my dog told me, and plenty of nearby walks for exercise and exploring. Happy to recommend the cottage for others to enjoy.

Reviewed by Gaynor, 5th May 2023

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Beautiful cottage in a beautiful location. It was well equipped and very comfortable. We thoroughly enjoyed our week here and would highly recommend it. The only downside was the weather!

Reviewed by Janet, 28th April 2023

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Lovely clean comfortable accommodation, everything you need for a self catering holiday is provided .You can order breakfast to be delivered to the lodge which was very good ,also Karen makes up fantastic ploughmans hamper which we enjoyed by the lake at Ennerdale. Lovely owners on hand to give you advice and recommendations if needed. Great walks Read moreand places to eat locally. Hide

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Location

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