Byre Cottage

Bassenthwaite, nr. Keswick

Property Reference: W8312
  • Sleeps6
  • Pets 2
  • Bedrooms3
  • 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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Alternative properties at this location


Property Features

  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • Green SchemeGreen Scheme

Property Description

Hill and lake views

These three holiday properties are furnished and equipped to a good standard and situated in pleasant, quiet countryside with splendid views of the surrounding hills and lakes. Skiddaw Cottage (ref W8310) is a detached former stable situated across the courtyard which has been renovated with charm and character, whilst Stable Cottage (ref W8311) and Byre Cottage (ref W8312) are former barns which have been rebuilt into cosy ground floor holiday properties (the owner’s live in the accommodation above). You can walk or cycle locally or a short drive brings you along the nearby Bassenthwaite Lake where you can sail. It is 7 miles for Derwentwater and Keswick, with all its shops, cafes, pubs and varied restaurants and superb fell walking. The Georgian market town of Cockermouth is 7 miles. Shop 7 miles, pub and restaurant 100 yards.

All on ground floor: Living room. Dining room. Kitchen. 3 bedrooms: 2 double, one with en-suite shower room and toilet, 1 twin. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. Most rooms with beams.

Oil central heating included.

All properties: Electricity, gas, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot. Video. DVD. Stereo/CD. Gas cooker. Microwave. Shared laundry facilities. Shared courtyard with furniture. Portable barbecue. Parking (2 cars). No smoking.

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. Had a great time at Byre Cottage, owners very friendly and helpful. The accommodation was clean and very spacious with everything we required with a good view across the yard to Bassenthwaite Lake. Good area for walkers with many trails within easy reach and good access to Keswick & Cockermouth. Would definitely like to visit again. Sept 2012.
  2. We really enjoyed our stay, and even though the Xmas weather was howling gales their were local protected walks we could do, including to the Sun in the village (about 1 mile away). Owners very welcoming and helpful. Definitely will be going back. Dec 2011.
  3. Byre Cottage - fantastic location, Lovely clean property could not of asked for a better place to stay. Nov 2011.
  4. Absolutely superb holiday. Can’t wait to go again. Owners very helpful and polite. Sept 2011.
  5. Very quiet location and ideal for taking a dog. Sept 2011.
  6. Byre Cottage is a delight. Ken and his wife are excellent hosts and very helpful. The location is perfect for Keswick which is a fantastic market town with excellent, dog friendly pubs. Try the Dog and Gun - the world famous Hungarian Goulash is to die for! August 2011.
  7. Very clean. Great location with lovely views. March 2011.
  8. This was one of the best stays we have had. The accommodation met all our needs and was superb for us. The owners were fantastic and very helpful we loved it there. So good for all parts of lakeland touring. Feb 2011.
  9. Beautiful location and the cottage was well furnished. Was made to feel right at home, can’t wait to return. Feb 2011.
  10. The pictures on the website did not do it justice, it was an intriguing property due to its unusual layout. A really lovely property and very nice owners. Nov 2010.
  11. Have used several times and look forward to using again in 2011. Simply perfect. Nov 2010.
  12. Home from home - cosy, extremely comfortable, very central for Keswick and the coast. Able to completely relax. Extremely friendly owners. Sept 2010.
  13. Photos did not do it justice. Aug 2010.
  14. Overall standard was very good, the owners were very pleasent and helpful. The accommodation had a lot of useful information of the surrounding area. We all had a very good time. May 2010.
  15. The location is great. April 2010.
  16. Very spacious and quiet and clean. Feb 2010.
  17. Hosts were very welcoming and helpful. Accommodation was very clean and spacious. Cottage had lovely views of hills and lake. Everything was excellent. Cottage was very well equipped and our every need was catered for. March 2010.
  18. Very warm even though the temperature outside were well below freezing. Kitchen well equipped. Jan 2010.
  19. Very clean attention to detail ie teatowels and loo roll provided. Oct 2009.
  20. Very spacious and well equipped. There was nothing that we needed that we did not have. Aug 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..
    6. Not available with any other offer except offers featured in our main brochure.
    7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn.

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