Activity & Leisure
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.
Set in the charming village of Staveley, these two lovely properties, Staveley Park (ref UK33713) and Staveley Park Studio (ref UK33716), are at the foot of the Kentmere Valley, between Kendal and Windermere. Both have been expertly renovated in 2021.Staveley Park Studio offers open plan living and is located within the grounds of Staveley Park on the southern end of the (disused) main barn of the old farm.?Its impressive approach and views of the beautiful gardens make this an ideal choice for those looking for a romantic couple’s getaway and it offers an excellent base from which to explore the South Lakes.? Sleeping two, this first-floor studio features a king-size bed, spacious dining area and easy seating for a relaxing and comfortable stay, as well as a wood burner for those cosy nights by the fire. The kitchen is well equipped, and the contemporary bathroom features a large shower cubicle and heated towel rail. Outside there is a romantic balcony, equipped with table and chairs, for you to enjoy the amazing garden views of Staveley Park and beyond. Staveley is a lovely working and historic village with a celebrated gastro-pub and the Hawkshead Brewery, with good food available in both as well as in the much-loved café and the fish and chip shop. There is a grocer, a butcher, an award-winning baker and pizzeria, an artisan ice cream maker, a coffee roaster, a cycle super-store, a garage, a railway station and more. Here the River Gowan flows through the village and meets the River Kent, which provides a peaceful backdrop to the main street. Staveley is located just 12 miles off the M6, 4.5 miles from Kendal and 3.5 miles to Windermere and the popular tourist magnet of Bowness-on Windermere, offering a wide range of restaurants and gastropubs serving every possible type of cuisine you could want, from takeaway food to fine dining. You’ll find there an abundance of bars and pubs offering locally produced ales, cocktails and guest craft beers. Here you can take the Windermere steamers to Lakeside at the Southern point of the Lake and Ambleside in the North. You’ll also find several popular tourist attractions including The Beatrix Potter Attraction, which is great fun, or Brockhole where older children can enjoy a treetop safari on the high ropes. In Kendal you’ll find more of the major high street brands and supermarkets. It is itself a lovely market town and excellent for a day of sightseeing and shopping. If you love the outdoors, you’ll find wonderful walks from your doorstep, and a short drive will open up the best the Lake District National Park has to offer with an abundance of picturesque mountain landscapes along with some of the most stunning scenery, arguably, anywhere in the country. These properties can be booked together to accommodate up to 10 guests
All on the first floor.Open plan living space.Living area: With wood burner and Smart TV.Dining area.Kitchen area: With 2-ring electric hob, microwave and fridge/freezer.Bedroom area: With kingsize bed.Bathroom: With shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Welcome pack. Balcony with outdoor furniture. Private parking for 1 car.
Both properties: Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. No smoking.
English Country Cottages is the trading name of Awaze Vacation Rentals Ltd.
Registered Office: Sunway House, Raglan Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk NR32 2LW.
Registered in England and Wales. Company Registration Number: 00965389.
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