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Grade 3 Star rating
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
3
Pets
2
Sunnywood Ref: CC129297
Sunnywood lies at the foot of the beautiful Kentmere Valley, a semi rural location only a 15 minute stroll from the traditional village of Staveley where you will find a good variety of shops and pubs providing excellent facilities for the self caterer. A rich variety of walks for all ages can be enjoyed from the door within this area of outstanding natural beauty, the location perfect for walkers and cyclists wishing to enjoy the great outdoors with the dog.
Where better to return after a day on the Kentmere Horseshoe than to the comfortable facilities here at Sunnywood. The flexible accommodation is perfect for the larger family, the house having two lounges, both with open fires and two good shower and bathrooms whilst the kids are sure to love the family bunk room and exploring the beautiful, enclosed garden with spacious lawn, patio and secure courtyard, ideal for storing your bikes.

Ground Floor: Property has oil fired central heating and comprises:
Entrance hallway leading to the...
Cosy Lounge: With open fireplace.
Second Lounge: With open fireplace and TV with Sky sports package and DVD.
Dining room.
Shower room: With shower cubicle, wash basin and WC.
Utility: With freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer.
Breakfast kitchen: With large fridge, dishwasher, electric double oven, gas hob, microwave and I-pod dock.

First Floor: Bedroom 1: With king size bed and feature fireplace and useful vanity unit.
Bedroom 2: With king size bed and pine furnishings
Bedroom 3: Family bedroom with two sets of full size bunks with useful vanity unit.
Bathroom; With shower over bath, wash basin and WC.

All gas, electric and bed linen included. Fuel for fires available locally. Travel cot and highchair available. Wi-Fi available and telephone for incoming calls only.Outside: Parking for 3 cars. Enclosed garden and courtyard with furniture.

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£480-£1140
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Grade 3 Star rating
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
1

Peaceful setting with fishing available

These four holiday properties lie just 5 miles from the thriving market town of Kendal, which is steeped in history and offers shops, restaurants, indoor leisure centre and theatre. Bannisdale (ref 14969) and Borrowdale (ref 28528) are detached, Scandinavian-design holiday chalets and Farmhouse (ref 27300) is a detached holiday property with a lovely private garden. Riverside (ref NP2103) is a stone-built former bobbin mill, which was converted into three holiday apartments. They are discreetly situated in a tranquil setting amidst 24 acres of privately owned hill land sloping down to the river with its tumbling waters enjoying an abundance of wildlife with buzzards and herons. Beautiful walks abound on nearby Bannisdale, Potter Fell and Haweswater. Although the valley is very secluded, Windermere, with its lake, is 9 miles to the west and the Yorkshire Dales National Park is 13 miles to the east, making these cottages an ideal touring base. The valley is very peaceful and offers spectacular scenery, and no holiday would be complete without the gentle walk to the valley top at Sadgill. The properties sit alongside the River Sprint, which provides ½ mile of private river for salmon and trout fishing available 15th March to 31st October, and there is also trout fishing on the small Cocks Close Lake at £10 per day (Environment Agency licence for all types of fishing required). There is an information sheet in the cottage for further guidance on the rules of fishing in the Lake District. Shop 5 miles, pub and restaurant 2 miles.

3 steps to entrance. All on ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen. 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.

Electricity by £1 meter. Economy 7 NSH included. Travel cot and high chair on request. Freeview TV. Garden with sitting-out area and furniture. Parking (1 car). Natural water supply from spring. Pets free of charge. No smoking. NB: Property sleeps 4, or 3 + cot.

All properties: Bed linen and towels included. DVD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Shared laundry room with washer/dryer and payphone. Shared natural grounds. Barbecue. NB: Grounds have drops and slope to river, 20 yards. Fishing lake in grounds.

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£178-£418
Shortlist
Grade 3 Star rating
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0

These two holiday properties (refs W43292 and W43293) are situated on the fell side overlooking the pretty Kentmere Valley and are surrounded by beautiful countryside. Adjacent to the owner’s home, the properties are set in a peaceful location and are an ideal base for walking, fell climbing, touring this unspoilt area of the National Park or just relaxing. Enjoy the beautiful ever changing scenery from the accommodation and stroll the many footpaths of this picturesque area, or for serious walkers there is the challenge of the Kentmere Horseshoe. Visit Haweswater, Troutbeck, Long Sleddale, and the whole of the Lake District can be easily reached by car. Staveley, 4 miles, has ample shopping, tea shops and pubs serving meals. Fishing permits can be bought for Kentmere and mountain bike hire is also available locally. Shop, pub and restaurant ½ mile.These two holiday properties (refs W43292 and W43293) are situated on the fell side overlooking the pretty Kentmere Valley and are surrounded by beautiful countryside. Adjacent to the owner’s home, the properties are set in a peaceful location and are an ideal base for walking, fell climbing, touring this unspoilt area of the National Park or just relaxing. Enjoy the beautiful ever changing scenery from the accommodation and stroll the many footpaths of this picturesque area, or for serious walkers there is the challenge of the Kentmere Horseshoe. Visit Haweswater, Troutbeck, Long Sleddale, and the whole of the Lake District can be easily reached by car. Staveley, 4 miles, has ample shopping, tea shops and pubs serving meals. Fishing permits can be bought for Kentmere and mountain bike hire is also available locally. Shop, pub and restaurant 4 miles.

External stairs to entrance. All on first floor: Living/dining room with wooden floor. Kitchen. 2 bedrooms: 1 double (5ft), 1 bunk. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.

Woodburner in living room (initial fuel included). Balcony.

Both properties: Economy 7 central heating, electric heaters, electricity and bed linen included. Travel cot and high chair on request. DVD. CD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Freezer. Fridge/freezer. Sitting-out area and furniture. Parking (2 cars). Natural water supply from spring. Welcome pack. No smoking.

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£213-£566
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Grade 4 Star rating
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
1
Pets
2
A superbly appointed property, recently awarded a 4* rating from Visit Britain, is a perfect base for discovering this beautiful area. It offers quality and comfort with personal touches to make you feel at home. Rooms are across one level with a small balcony off the living area with views of Kentmere Valley, and a patio at the rear. A new bathroom has recently been fitted with shower bath, thermostatic rainshower with diverter, and other quality fixtures and fittings including demisting mirror with lights and shaver sockets. The kitchen is spacious and living area welcoming with Wi-fi internet access offered at no extra charge.
The property is situated in the village of Staveley at the base of the Kentmere Valley. Not only does the Dalesway run through it, but there are a myriad of winding trails for all abilities whether walking or cycling. The centre of the village boasts 3 pubs (good food available), cycle hire, artisan bakery, butchers, an award winning micro brewery with sampling room and even a cookery school. It is conveniently located between Kendal and Windermere offering much more than a village retreat.
Staveley House and Staveley House Apartment can be booked together to accommodate up to 10 people, with a connecting door

First Floor: Staveley House apartment is gas centrally heated and comprises:
Lounge:  A light and airy room with flat screen TV, DVD, video, ipod dock, CD hifi and patio doors leading onto the balcony.
Dining Area: Just off the kitchen for cosy dinners.
Kitchen:  A spacious room with tiled floor, electric cooker, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave and breakfast bar.

Bathroom: Quality new bathroom with showerbath for added space, quality Mira thermostatic rainshower with diverter, generous sized wash basin, WC with economic dual flush, illuminated mirror with demisterpad and shaver sockets (110v and 230v), extractor fan and heated towel rail.
Bedroom: Double bedroom with double bed, Egyptian cotton linens and goose down duvet and pillows. (non allergenic available).

All gas, electric and bed linen included.  Cot and high chair available. Wi-Fi internet connection available.Courtyard garden with furniture. Covered parking for bikes. On road parking. Washing machine and tumble drier in outhouse.

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£345-£595
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Grade 3 Star rating
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
1
Heads Cottage Ref: W199

Surrounded by the Lakeland hills

This delightful 17th century, semi-detached, holiday cottage is in a quiet and peaceful position, at the head of the magnificent Kentmere Valley. It is surrounded by the high craggy hills of the Lake District National Park, at the end of a short, narrow private lane. There are lovely views across the valley and you can walk from the door. It is full of character and charm, with low oak beams and an inglenook fireplace. Well equipped, with a superb oak fitted kitchen, it is always warm and cosy and tastefully furnished in a homely cottage style. Windermere is close by providing a range of watersports and great climbing. For the less adventurous it offers a multitude of charming shops, pubs and restaurants to relax away the day. There are many attractions in the area including historic houses, museums, gardens, parks and galleries, not to mention the beautiful countryside this area is famous for. Shop, pub and restaurant 4.5 miles.

Ground floor: Living/dining room with low beams. Kitchen with dining area. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.

Woodburner in living room included. Oil central heating, oil and electricity included. Cot. Satellite TV. DVD. Stereo/CD. Electric Aga. Microwave. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Enclosed lawned garden with patio and furniture. Parking (2 cars). Natural water supply from borehole. No smoking.

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£317-£782
Shortlist
Grade 3 Star rating
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Holy Waters Ref: CC129260
One of four properties imaginatively created in this former place of worship, Holy Waters has been cleverly designed to make best use of the architectural details of the church. The setting of the house is delightful, the garden running alongside the River Gowan, the presence and sound of flowing water always a welcome backdrop for a relaxing holiday. In the centre of Staveley, Holy Waters has all the great amenities of this flourishing village within a few steps and being at the foot of the Kentmere Valley, synonymous with great walking and cycling, this hidden gem of Lakeland is simply the ideal choice for a self catering break.
A lengthy refurbishment of the property has resulted in first class accommodation, rather quirky in design with exposed walls and beams contrasting yet complimenting the original church features, the arched windows particularly attractive. The open plan living area creates a very social, comfortable feel on the ground floor, the dining table perfectly placed for enjoying the garden and river aspect. All your self catering needs are taken care of here at Holy Waters and for those with young ones, a collection of toys and DVDs has been thoughtfully provided to get your holiday off to the very best of relaxing starts

Ground Floor: Property has gas central heating and comprises:
Entrance into....
Kitchen: With electric oven, ceramic hob, dishwasher, washer/dryer, fridge/freezer and microwave.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, wash basin and WC.
Dining area: With garden out look.
Lounge: With flat screen Freeview TV and DVD.

First Floor: Bedroom 1: With twin beds and en suite with wash basin and WC.
Bedroom 2: With double bed and architectural window.

All gas, electric and bed linen included. Travel cot and highchair available.Enclosed garden with furniture provided.

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£380-£675
Shortlist
Grade 4 Star rating
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Pets
2
Staveley House Ref: CC129258
Enjoy a welcoming and memorable stay in this superb 1750’s home full of character and the charm of the Lake District. Awarded a 4* GOLD rating, Staveley House comes from an agricultural heritage, with the traditional yet contemporary style of the house displaying a wealth of exposed beams and stonework, including an unusual stone spiral staircase. Well appointed rooms are very comfortable and spacious, with quality fittings, soft furnishings and accessories throughout. The house also offers free wireless internet access for your use.
The house includes a luxurious bathroom with jacuzzi bath and separate shower cubicle, a landing reading area providing an array of books, games and a large open living space. There is also a doggy shower off the large cloak area for furry family members.
As for location, the peaceful village of Staveley, with convenient bus and train links, is situated at the foot of the Kentmere Valley, and is becoming increasingly popular for the variety of local amenities combined with outstanding walks and cycle routes. It is well situated between the busier towns of Kendal and Windermere, which are only a 5-10 minute drive away. Home to several great pubs and eateries, there are village stores, butchers and bakeries along with cycle hire, organic wine merchants and an award winning micro brewery, all making Staveley an excellent base from which to enjoy the Lake District.
Whether planning a family holiday or seeking a romantic getaway, Staveley House, coupled with the surrounding area, really offers an unforgettable retreat, making your time in the Lakes truly special.
Staveley House and Staveley House Apartment can be booked  together  to accommodate up to 10 people, with connecting door.

Ground Floor: Property has gas fired central heating and comprises:
Entrance into inner hallway with ample storage for walking gear.
Cloakroom: With wash basin and WC and doggy shower for your canine friends.
Dry Room: For wet clothes and boots
Lounge/Diner: With gas wood burner effect stove 42" flat screen TV with  free view, DVD player, radio/CD player.
Kitchen: With electric range cooker, dishwasher and microwave.
 Utility room : With dishwasher and American style fridge/freezer.

First Floor: Accessed via a  spiral stone staircase to....
Bathroom: With shower cubicle, corner Jacuzzi bath, wash basin, WC and bidet.
Bedroom 1: With king size bed with en suite shower cubicle, wash basin and WC
Bedroom 2: With double bed with en suite shower cubicle, wash basin and WC.

Second Floor: Bedroom 3: With twin zip n link beds - please ask for double at the time of booking.
Bedroom 4: With twin zip n link beds - please ask for double at the time of booking.

All gas, electric and bed linen included.  Wi-Fi internet access available free of chargeOff road parking for one car. Patio garden with furniture. Washing machine, drier, clothes lines and parking for bikes (shared with apartment) in outhouse. Visit Britain Gold awarded property.

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£740-£1355
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Grade 4 Star rating
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Kingfisher Barn Ref: CC129251
Dating back to the 17th Century, Kingfisher Barn enjoys an enviable position on the fringes of Staveley, a quiet Lakeland village situated between Windermere and the market town of Kendal. Popular with both walkers and cyclists, the village is also regularly frequented by those who have been recommended to visit the Mill Yard which comprises a wonderful array of outlets including  Wilf’s Cafe, Hawkshead Brewery and Wheelbase.
This pretty village, surrounded by the beautiful scenery of the Kentmere Valley and full of character and interest, also boasts many amenities. These include a small but well stocked supermarket, a newsagents and post office, a butchers, two pubs, a fish and chip shop, a doctors’ surgery, a pharmacy, a railway station and a regular bus service.
Kingfisher Barn looks out on to the millrace (and occasionally a Kingfisher!) and beyond to the Kentmere Valley from the Juliette balcony in the kitchen and so is ideally placed for sampling one of the many low level walks available from the door. A short drive or bus trip will give access to the higher fells. Light and airy, the property is furnished in a traditional style and in keeping with the beautiful exposed beams of this former barn.
Kingfisher Barn can also be let together with Fox Barn downstairs to sleep up to eight.

First Floor: Property is first floor, has gas central heating throughout and comprises:
Internal porch leading to...
Kitchen: With modern fitted units, integral electric oven, ceramic hob, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer and standalone microwave. The room also has a Juliette style balcony with views across the Mill race and to the fells beyond.
Cloakroom: With wash basin and WC.
Lounge/Diner: With comfortable three piece suite and pine furnishings, electric fire, 32" LCD TV with integrated Freeview HD, DVD player, Stereo DAB FM radio/CD player with USB , SD card and i-Pod facilities and clavinova (electric piano).
Bedroom 1: With king size bed, contemporary suite and alarm clock radio.
Bedroom 2: With double bed, pine furniture and alarm clock radio.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, wash basin and WC (height above WC restricted to 5’9").

All gas, electric and bed linen included. Travel cot and highchair available.On street parking.

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£345-£595
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Grade 4 Star rating
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
2
Fell Cottage Ref: CC129198
Indulge yourself in a luxurious lifestyle at Fell Cottage, Staveley, just a short stroll from the centre of this traditional village at the foot of the Kentmere Valley. Warm yourself in front of the wood burning stove, tuck yourself up in front of the wide screen TV on designer sofas, snuggle up in goose down duvets dressed in Egyptian cotton and let those stresses and strains simply melt away in the sauna.
Yes, all this and more is available at Fell Cottage which has been lovingly restored with great flair and attention to detail. Stone flagged floors and quality fixtures and fittings have been successfully married with designer, contemporary styling to create what has to be simply one of the best self catering properties in the south Lakes.
See Hideaway Cottage, ref 129194 under the same ownership as Fell Cottage.

Ground Floor: Heated by electric heating the accommodation comprises:
Cosy Lounge: With quality deep cushioned seating, electric fire in elaborate surround, flat screen Sky Freeview TV with DVD, video, CD and DAB radio.
Spacious dining/kitchen: With slate floors, wood burning stove and oak kitchen having granite worktops incorporating electric oven, ceramic hob, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and microwave.
Utility room: With washer/dryer and through to...
Sauna.

First Floor: Bedroom 1: King size bedroom to the front of the cottage with en-suite with shower cubicle, handbasin, WC, heated towel rail and under floor heating.
Bedroom 2: King size to the rear with luxury en-suite with shower cubicle, hand basin, WC, heated towel rail and under floor heating. (This room has zip and link 2ft 6" beds which can also be made up as twins by request.)

All electric, initial supply of fuel for stove, bed linen and towels provided (nonallergenic bedding available on request). Cot and highchair available. Free Wi-Fi internet connection available.Outside: Front Cottage style garden with bench, larger detached enclosed rear garden with dining area and BBQ. A luxury welcome pack, available at £50 extra to include champagne, chocolates, roses and fluffy dressing gowns. Visit Britain Gold awarded property.

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£445-£994
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Grade 3 Star rating
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
1
Pets
0
Burbank Apartment Ref: CC127231
Set in an elevated position above the small hamlet of ings, Burbank Apartment is the perfect bolthole for couples to escape and unwind and enjoy some well deserved time together. Just a two mile drive from Windermere the location is ideal for exploring the more popular Lakeland towns and villages. The award winning Watermill Pub and micro brewery is just a short walk from the property, serving a selection of fine ales and great food as well as holding a very successful beer festival once a year.
All on the ground floor with solid wood flooring, Burbank Apartment has been creatively designed to offer maximum space and comfort for guests. The spacious double bedroom with en-suite wet room and dressing area is a light, bright space whilst the open plan living area has picture windows to the front and side to take in distance views across Ings to the fields beyond.
Please note: that Burbank sits on a steep, sloping site so do take care on approach.

Ground Floor: Property has gas fired central heating and comprises:
Entrance into open plan living accommodation to...
Kitchen area: With electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave and small fridge/freezer.
Lounge area: With deep cushioned seating arranged around the picture windows and digital TV with DVD player.
Dining area.
Bedroom 1: With double bed and en-suite wet room with shower area, WC, wash basin and heated towel rail. The bedroom also has a delightful dressing area and wall mounted digital TV.

All gas, electric, bed linen and towels included. Sorry no travel cot or highchair. Access to a washing machine/dryer is available on request. Wi-Fi connection available.Outside: Private parking for 1 car. Sitting out area with lawn.

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£295-£480
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Grade 4 Star rating
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
1
Pets
1
Burnthwaite Cottage Ref: CC129259
This 250 year old cottage, part of the former parsonage for the village of Ings is the picture of all that is traditional here in Lakeland and the perfect little love nest for two. Within just minutes drive, the busier resorts of Windermere, Bowness and Ambleside can be explored although we are certain that much time will be spent either gazing out of the lounge window viewing the countryside or spent in the award winning country pub, The Watermill, 50 yards away. Staveley, just two miles South of Ings is a thriving village community and offers some fabulous walking in the Kentmere Valley as well as a variety of local trade workshops including wood turners, bakers and micro brewery. The area is also very popular with cyclists and storage is available at Burnthwaite Cottage.
The living space here at Burnthwaite Cottage has been deliberately created on the first floor to make best advantage of the view across meadow and to the countryside beyond. The ancient, thick walls with some exposed detail are a constant reminder of the past but with just a hint of contemporary styling throughout, the owners have successfully married 20th Century living in an 18th Century cottage.

Ground Floor: Property has gas central heating and comprises:
Bedroom 1: With double bed and delightfully presented.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, wash basin and WC.

First Floor: Kitchen: With electric oven, two ring hob, washer/dryer, fridge with small freezer box and microwave.
Lounge/Diner: With TV and basic Sky package.

All electric and bed linen included. Sorry no cot available.Off road parking for one car. Bike storage available upon request.

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£320-£540
Shortlist
Grade 3 Star rating
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
1
Pets
1

Peaceful setting with fishing available

These four holiday properties lie just 5 miles from the thriving market town of Kendal, which is steeped in history and offers shops, restaurants, indoor leisure centre and theatre. Bannisdale (ref 14969) and Borrowdale (ref 28528) are detached, Scandinavian-design holiday chalets and Farmhouse (ref 27300) is a detached holiday property with a lovely private garden. Riverside (ref NP2103) is a stone-built former bobbin mill, which was converted into three holiday apartments. They are discreetly situated in a tranquil setting amidst 24 acres of privately owned hill land sloping down to the river with its tumbling waters enjoying an abundance of wildlife with buzzards and herons. Beautiful walks abound on nearby Bannisdale, Potter Fell and Haweswater. Although the valley is very secluded, Windermere, with its lake, is 9 miles to the west and the Yorkshire Dales National Park is 13 miles to the east, making these cottages an ideal touring base. The valley is very peaceful and offers spectacular scenery, and no holiday would be complete without the gentle walk to the valley top at Sadgill. The properties sit alongside the River Sprint, which provides ½ mile of private river for salmon and trout fishing available 15th March to 31st October, and there is also trout fishing on the small Cocks Close Lake at £10 per day (Environment Agency licence for all types of fishing required). There is an information sheet in the cottage for further guidance on the rules of fishing in the Lake District. Shop 5 miles, pub and restaurant 2 miles.

All on ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen. 1 double bedroom. Shower room with toilet.

NSH and electricity £10per week May-September, £15per week October-April. Cot. High chair. Garden furniture. Ample parking. Natural water supply from spring.

All properties: Bed linen and towels included. DVD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Shared laundry room with washer/dryer and payphone. Shared natural grounds. Barbecue. NB: Grounds have drops and slope to river, 20 yards. Fishing lake in grounds.

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£229-£432
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