Self Catering in Cumbria - Keswick

Areas: Lake District

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High Doat

High Doat, Keswick, Cumbria
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Sykes Cottages

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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £304.00 - 606.00

This semi-detached bungalow is just ten minutes' walk from the centre of the Lake District town of Keswick and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.

High Doat is a semi-detached bungalow set on a small hillside just a few minutes' walk from the Lake District town of Keswick. With one double bedroom, one twin and a family bathroom, this cottage can sleep up to four people. Also within the cottage are a fitted kitchen with a summer room cum dining room and a sitting room with a gas fire. To the outside of this cottage is off road parking for 2 cars a front garden and an enclosed rear garden with patio area, garden furniture and BBQ as well as a garage for storing bikes. Wonderfully located in the centre of the Lake District National Park and within walking distance of the town centre, High Doat is a superb cottage all year round.


It was well equipped, comfortable, cosy and clean. It was in a quiet location and near to the centre of Keswick.
Mrs Galway

We had a very relaxing holiday. The area of the bungalow was quiet which is what we like, yet we were only a few minutes from the centre of Keswick. The bungalow was by far the nicest we have stayed in with you.
Mrs Harrison

Great house in convenient location.
We were up in Keswick for our annual family gathering and in particular this year to celebrate a 90th birthday. Have stayed in other properties in the location but first time in High Doat. Great little bungalow with the added bonus of a large entrance lobby and a sun room off the kitchen. Excellent shower in the bathroom - the best we've had in a number of years. Although there was a musty smell that we couldn't track down. Beds were comfy and plenty of bedroom storage space. Towels aren't provided which is a shame as they are bulky items to pack. Internet would have been useful especially as mobile signal is intermittent. Would be reluctant to book again due to the lack of wifi - but if wifi was included would love to stay again!

The bungalow was a lovely place, with everything you would need and more. A great location & were able to access many walks from the door, without using the car.
Mrs Brady

The bungalow was very well equipped and comfortable with a private garden. In easy walking distance to town and lake, 10 - 15 minutes. Everything you could need and more, and the scenery was spectacular. Would highly recommend this holiday home.
Mrs Locke

Services / Facilities:

Full gas central heating with additional heating from gas fire in the sitting room. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, colour TV, DVD, radio, selection of books/DVD/games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen inc. in rent. Cot available. Off road parking for 2 cars. Front garden, plus enclosed rear garden with patio area, garden furniture and BBQ. Garage for storing bikes. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 10 mins walk.

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Double Beds: 1
Twin Beds: 1

Further Amenities:
Linen provided
Washing Machine

Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Keswick Museum - 0.3 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Derwent Island House - 0.5 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Castlerigg - 0.8 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Crosthwaite, St Kentigern's Church - 1.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Derwentwater - 2.1 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Lodore Falls Waterfall - 2.8 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Dodd Wood - 3 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Mirehouse - 3.9 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

St Begas, Bassenthwaite - 4.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Whinlatter Pass - 4.2 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Nearest Alternative Cottages

Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.

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