Self Catering in Cumbria - Flookburgh
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Pricing From: £349.00 - 807.00
This semi detached barn conversion cottage is in the village of Flookburgh near to Cartmel and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Willow Barn is a stone built, semi-detached barn conversion cottage in the centre of the fishing village of Flookburgh, just two miles from Cartmel. The cottage has two double bedrooms (one with an ensuite) and one single room with a pull out bed which makes it suitable for up to six people. The cottage also contains a family bathroom, a fitted kitchen, a dining area and a sitting room. Outside the cottage is off road parking for one car and a garden with outdoor furniture and a barbecue. Ideal for exploring the coast, yet just a short drive to the centre of the Lake District National Park, Willow Barn is a fabulous cottage no matter what you desire from your holiday.
RECENT CUSTOMER REVIEWS
We booked this house for a week as wanted somewhere to stay after we took our son to uni in Ambleside and this was a perfect base.
House was very clean and had an unusual layout with hall, bathroom, utility room and two bedrooms on the ground floor.
Stairs leading up to the sitting room and kitchen and then stairs to the master bedroom with ensuite shower room.
The kitchen was wonderful with everything you needed for your stay and we loved the windows in there as was so bright.
We didn't use the little garden to the back of the back of the house but in the early summer months I bet it would have been lovely to sit out there but did feel it was overlooked by the neighbours and their dogs which barked at us when we opened the door! But we didn't hear them other than that.
We felt that stair gates would have be a good idea to have as well, as we had an 8 month old crawling baby that wanted to explore.
The bed was very comfy in the master bedroom and the velux windows were great to stargaze.
The village of Cark had a lovely bakers called fat flour where we tried the pizzas and they were delicious would recommend them.
Nice fish and chip shop in the village too .
We were about 35 mins to Windermere and 45 mins to Ambleside which are both beautiful and would recommend a visit.
We visited new parts of the lakes which we had never visited before as was closer being in flookburgh. Villages such as hawkshead and coniston which are beautiful with little pubs and tearooms.
Not too far was Hilltop ,Beatrix potters home in near sawrey.
The lakeside aquarium was great and very cheap. The steam railway and Windermere steamers operate from here too and the car park was great ?4 for 10 hours so worth parking here and getting the boat to Ambleside .
We had a wonderful week away and always love coming back up to the lakes.
The house is a great base for Cumbria and the lakes .
Fantastically relaxing home from home.
Superbly equipped property, (from the kitchen and laundry room, to the dvd and games drawers) that made our holiday just perfect. The owners have thought carefully about what their guests may want or need. They have also added some lovely touches that make the property really homely. Willow Barn is ideally positioned for travelling around the Lake District, either by car or by train, as the station is just a short walk away.
The location of this property provided convenient access to many places of interest. The property itself was in a quiet, peaceful setting and was of a high standard.
Willow Barn has the wow factor. It is a warm and cosy home which is tastefully decorated and furnished. The owners have made sure we would enjoy our holiday, and have gone the extra mile to make it comfortable. The key collection system was very practical.
We stayed at Willow Barn last year and were happy to return. It is a lovely property in a wonderful area. We found the house to be very relaxing and comfortable. There is a very cosy feel to the place but it is also very modern.
It is 10 mins walk to the estuary in a couple of different directions so this was lovely and very close to Grange and Cartmel which are great places to visit. Windermere is 30 mins by car.
Services / Facilities:
Gas fired underfloor heating on ground & 1st floors, radiators on 2nd floor. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV, DVD, CD/radio, books/DVDs. Fuel & power inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Cot & highchair on request. Off road parking for 1 car, good additional roadside parking nearby (50 metres). Small front & rear gardens with garden furniture & BBQ. Sorry, no smoking & no pets. Pub & shops 5 mins walk. Note: This cottage sleeps a maximum of 5 adults.
Single Beds: 1
Double Beds: 2
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