A large detached Lakeland holiday cottage close to Lake Windermere in the Lake District, Keepers Cottage sits on a beautifully rural 5,000-acre country estate near Hawkshead. Guests can enjoy use of an indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, games room, fishing lakes and a gym.
- Sleeps 10
- Bedrooms 5
- Bathrooms 3
This superb detached cottage is situated in beautiful countryside on the 5,000-acre Graythwaite Estate, close to the western shore of Lake Windermere.
An ideal cottage perfect for a family or group of friends looking for a relaxing break, where the night sky will be filled with stars and the only noise you will hear will be the local wildlife.
The cottage is just across from the Graythwaite 2.5-acre fishing lake and has lovely views across the water, how super for anglers to be able to wander out and cast their rods!
There is a sitting room with a woodburning stove which also opens into the dining room, perfect for getting together over a scrumptious meal and discussing the day’s activities.
Also downstairs is a double bedroom, twin bedroom and shower room whilst upstairs there is a master bedroom with a super king-size double with en-suite bathroom, two twin bedrooms and a further shower room.
Outside, there is a large front terrace with views across to the tarn.
A short stroll will bring you to the characteristic communal courtyard where you’ll be able to enjoy a relaxing swim in the shared indoor heated pool, or a workout in the gym.
Table tennis is also available and the courtyard serves as a gateway to the stunning greenery of the Estate.
Wander the fabulous gardens or enjoy a cycle ride through enchanting woodland with just the sound of the wind for company.
The Graythwaite Estate enjoys partnerships with local providers bringing that little extra benefit to your stay.
Discounts are available at local activity centres such as Go Ape!
and for mountain bike hire at Grizedale Forest.
Enjoy a spa at the beautiful Lakeside Hotel or cater an event with the Lakes Catering Company.
Whatever the occasion, Keepers’ Cottage and the stunning Graythwaite Estate offers an unforgettable Lake District break.
Accommodation * Five bedrooms comprising:
1 x super king-size double with en-suite bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC
1 x ground floor double
2 x twin
1 x ground floor twin
- Shower room with shower, basin and WC.
- Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC.
- Sitting room with dining area and woodburning stove.
Amenities * Oil central heating with woodburning stove * Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher * TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi * Fuel, power and all fuel for stove inc. in rent * Bed linen and towels inc. in rent * Travel cot and highchair on request * Ample off road parking * Front patio * Shared use of estate grounds and facilities inc. indoor heated swimming pool, table tennis room, children's play area, fitness suite and 2.5-acre trout fishing lake * Two well-behaved dogs welcome * Sorry, no smoking * Shop 4 miles, pub 2 miles
Water from private supply, fed from freshwater lake 2. Fitness suite charged at £20/guest/week (£15 for short breaks), payable on site
Pool open 8.45am – 7.30pm daily, with shower, 2 x WC and limited changing facilities
Licence required for fishing, equipment can be hired locally, fishing FOC unless catch is made, then small fee applicable
Limited mobile reception Note: Due to proximity of fishing lake, children and pets to be supervised.