Fox Cottage

Rydal, nr. Ambleside

Property Reference: 24407
  • Sleeps3
  • Pets0
  • Bedrooms2
  • Grade3 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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Call us on 0345 268 0760.

Property Features

  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • Rural LocationRural Location
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine

Property Description

This delightful, stylishly renovated, traditional lakeland holiday cottage which was once a part of an early Victorian country house is quietly located in the beautiful rural hamlet of Rydal, just a few yards from the River Rothay, with its famous stepping stones. Ideally situated in the heart of the Lake District, the choice of activities includes water sports, climbing, cycling, enjoying the many walks in the area or visiting one of the tourist attractions such as Wordsworth’s Dove Cottage, the Beatrix Potter Exhibition, or the Brockhole Visitor Centre. Historically the Lake District has much to offer with castles, country houses and gardens. Shop 1 mile, pub 500 yards.

Ground floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 single (2ft 6in for child). Shower room with bidet and toilet. First floor: Living/dining room/kitchen with tiled floor.

Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Digital TV. Video. DVD. CD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washer/dryer. Dishwasher. Courtyard and furniture. Parking (2 cars). Natural water supply from borehole. No smoking. Friday to Friday.

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. The property was well appointed, with everything available to us to make our stay a pleasant one. Sept 2010.
  2. Excellent location, easy to find, clean and peaceful. Aug 2010.
  3. Liked the layout of living room and kitchen. July 2010.
  4. Warm, clean, comfortable & convenient. June 2010.
  5. Comfortable cottage in a quiet location. Only half mile from Ambleside. Walks for all levels from the door. June 2010.
  6. Clean warm and comfortable, very well equipped, good location. Welcome tray on arrival. A blind in the bathroom would be a good addition!! March 2010.
  7. Brilliant location. Lovely 10 minute walk to Ambleside along country lane. Easy walk to pub. Convenient base for walking and driving to most Lake District villages and sights. April 2010.
  8. What I liked about Fox Cottage was the location of it, in between Ambleside and Grasmere, also the peace and quite of it, it is very easy to live in and a credit to its owners. We hope to be back next year. Jan 2010.
  9. Location, close to Ambleside, but in beautiful countryside. Jan 2010.
  10. Warm and cosy on a winter’s day. Dec 2009.
  11. Warm, comfortable, quiet and convenient for walking and central to the area we wanted to be in. We were caught out in the recent floods but the cottage was safe and secure. Unfortunately the car was a victim but the owners of the cottage could not have been more helpful and I have nothing but the highest praise for them. Nov 2009.
  12. Lovely cottage in an excellent yet peaceful location. Hopefully returning next year! March 2009.
  13. Situated in a quiet location with an amazing amount of wildlife yet within walking distance of some of the major attractions of the Lake District. I didn’t want to come home! April 2009.
  14. We were very pleased with the location of the cottage. Overall excellent, we will be back again and again. April 2009.
  15. Perfect location for walking and exploring the Lakes. Dec 2008.
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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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