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  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 0 Pets
  • Bike Store
  • Dishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
  • Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Stairgate
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Wifi
  • Baby and Toddler Friendly
  • Cot Available
  • Luxury Collection
  • Swimming Pool
  • Washing Machine
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Pets – not allowed
  • Open Plan
  • Parking - On Site
  • Children's Play Area
  • Shower Cubicle
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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.

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Boasting large en-suite bedrooms and a children’s room fitted with a Playstation 4, The Hedgehog is ideal for families of eight.

One of a row, The Hedgehog is a fantastic cottage that’s ideally situated near the village of Lakeside, making it the perfect springboard for exploring the Lakes and its surrounding areas. This luxury holiday home is a great place to unwind in after a long day spent outdoors – you can sit back beside the outdoor fireplace, relax and enjoy the view.

The region is a paradise for walkers and cyclists, or you can take a trip on the steam railway or boat from Lakeside to Ambleside. Set within the grounds of the Swan Hotel and Spa, you can make use of the facilities which are all within easy walking distance. Line fishing nearby (River Leven, licence required, £10 per day). Beach 8 miles. Shop 200 yards, pub and restaurant 20 yards.
The Hedgehog can be booked together with The Mallard (UK1054), The Owl Nest (UK1055), The Dormouse (UK1056) and The Love Nest (UK1057) to accommodate up to 34 guests.

Ground Floor:
Open plan living space: With wooden floors.
Living area: With wood burner, 42" Smart TV and patio doors leading to garden.
Dining area.
Kitchen area: With electric range cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
Utility room: With washer/dryer.
Separate toilet.

First Floor:
Bedroom 1: With super kingsize bed and en-suite with bath, shower cubicle, and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With super kingsize bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 3: With bunk bed (for children), TV and Playstation 4.
Bathroom: With bath, shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.

Second Floor:
Bedroom 4: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request).

Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available on request. Welcome pack. Enclosed terrace with garden furniture and outdoor fireplace. Shared 2-acre unspoilt and landscaped grounds with children’s adventure playground. Shared use of hotel’s indoor heated swimming pool (10m x 6m, depth 4m, open 7am - 8:30pm daily) with shower and changing facilities, and Jacuzzi. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: There is an unfenced river in the grounds, 200 yards away. This property has a security deposit of £200.

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