Buckbarrow

Wasdale, Gosforth


Property Reference: 24617
  • Sleeps4
  • Pets0
  • Bedrooms2
  • Grade4 Star rating

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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
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Property Features

  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • Rural LocationRural Location
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available

Property Description

This stylishly furnished and decorated first floor holiday apartment is 400 metres from the shores of Wastwater (voted Britain’s best view 2007). Surrounded by fells such as Scafell Pike and Great Gable the location is idyllic, in the heart of glorious walking and climbing countryside. The apartment is close to the Cumbrian Coast, St Bees with its long sandy beach and RSPB nature reserve, the town of Whitehaven, Muncaster Castle, Ravenglass, Eskdale and Boot railway. Shop 6 miles, pub and restaurant 2½ miles.

External open tread stairs to entrance. All on first floor: Living/dining room/kitchen with tiled floor. 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin. Shower room with toilet.

NSH, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Digital TV. DVD and small library. CD. Electric cooker. Combi microwave/oven/grill. 24 hr laundry service at cost. Dishwasher.Telephone-incoming calls only. Small lawned garden with sitting-out area and furniture. Parking (3 cars). Natural water supply from spring. No smoking. Friday to Friday.

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. Very pleasant apartment, in a beautiful location. Remote, so particularly suitable for walkers or those wanting a quiet holiday. Only drawback was limited fridge/freezing space, not mentioned in property write-up. Otherwise very comfortable and cleanly presented, with quality fittings. May 2012.
  2. Excellent location for walking from the door and from Wasdale Head. Mobile signal for O2 on the windowsill! April 2012.
  3. Superb location, very quiet, apartment clean, comfortable and well equipped (could be improved with the inclusion of a bread board!), excellent place to unwind. March 2012.
  4. This property was very well maintained and comfortable, the beds were very comfy - hard to get out of. Had everything you needed to make an enjoyable stay and would certainly recommend it. Sept 2011.
  5. Lovely cosy accommodation in a beautiful setting near Wastwater. If you like to be away from it all this is the place for you, peace and quiet and wonderful walks from the door. The apartment is well furnished, comfortable, warm and very clean. This was our second stay and we will definately be back. Sept 2011.
  6. Very well equipped - we really appreciated the extra little touches too, like coffee, biscuits and milk on arrival. The information file is the best we have seen - very comprehensive. It was spotless, extremely comfortable and given that we got soaked on a couple of occasions, lots of towels, a heated towel rail and electric heaters meant that we could dry our properly too. It is perfectly placed for walking in the Wasdale/Eskdale area. Aug 2011.
  7. Very thoughtfully presented accommodation, with good quality furnishings. Aug 2011.
  8. Perfectly situated for lovers of the lake district of yesteryear. Plenty of walking routes nearby,we did 4 fullday walks without getting into the car. Some walks are off the well beaten tracks and you can walk all day without meeting anyone. Then again there is the Scafell Group if you like plenty of company on the hills! June 2011.
  9. Lovely location for hill walkers away from the usual Lake District crowds. Great to be down at Wastwater in a few minutes walk or for children to play in a lovely stream not far from the house. Good local shop and bakery. Also nice beach at Seascale. June 2011.
  10. This is our second visit as we enjoyed it so much last year. The attention to detail is what makes it a real home from home. Feb 2011.
  11. Ideal location for exploring Wasdale and the surrounding area. Oct 2010.
  12. Very remote, but excellent if you just want to chill and walk. Sept 2010.
  13. Buckbarrow was decorated and furnished to a high standard and appeared upon arrival to exceed our expectations based upon the images shown on the website. We feel it is of high priority that our accommodation is warm and comfortable especially during the winter months and Buckbarrow fulfilled our best hopes. Oct 2010.
  14. On arriving, the location took my breath away, it was fantastic, the Screes were magnificent. The apartment was so welcoming, and beautifully presented. On a sunny evening the light shone through the apartment, and on a rainy day the apartment felt warm and cosy. Cannot wait to return. Aug 2010.
  15. Simply furnished but to a high standard, well equipped kitchen with a good range of appliances and crockery etc. July 2010.
  16. Excellent location. Very well equipped and comfortable. June 2010.
  17. Cosy, very clean and comfortable and a supberb location just 400 metres from the shores of Wastwater. Beautiful scenery all around. Good information in the cottage on walks and other things to do / places to visit. Nice gesture of a welcome pack including tea / coffee / water / biscuits. June 2010.
  18. The property was very clean, furnished with comfort in mind, the extra touches made you feel welcome, without doubt would return, a beautiful home from home. March 2010.
  19. The apartment was very clean,well decorated and cosy. It had everything we needed for a relaxing holiday. It more than met our expectations. March 2010.
  20. The accommodation was excellent throughout. The welcome packs lovely, cleanliness was first class, we would most certainly recommend this property to everyone. Oct 2009.
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    Low deposit only £25

    1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
    2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
    3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
    4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
    5. The difference between the £25 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 8 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately..
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