Set overlooking Coniston Lake, Howe Farm enjoys fabulous views, privacy and convenience, being only a 5 minute stroll to the village amenities. Ideal for a peaceful "getaway from it all "break. Pod Cottage is a fully heated luxury mega pod with its own private seating area and chiminea so you can enjoy lake views both during the day and star filled evenings. Private parking is provided adjacent to the pod, along with secure bike storage.
COVID-19 NOTICE We will not be accepting any bookings that arrive before June 1st. Traditionally built in Lakeland stone and a short stroll from the centre of Ambleside, Thomas Fold Flat is perfect for couples looking for a comfortable base in the heart of the Lake District. This recently renovated, light and airy basement flat is situated half way between Ambleside and the Lake on the original Old Lake Road. Thomas Fold Flat has an open plan living room and fully equipped kitchen area. For those cosy nights in the living room has a Large 32” Television with a DVD player and Sky TV with Sky Sports package, along with a Small Dining Table, Comfy Sofa and Arm Chair. The double bedroom has a King Size Ded, Spacious Built-in Wardrobe and a TV with Freeview and DVD. The modern bathroom has a Bath with Power Shower over. There is also an inner hall with further Storage Cupboards. This one bedroomed flat has the benefit of a Large Comfortable Sofa Bed in the living room which can be used for flexible sleeping arrangements (additional supplement for bedding may apply). Thomas Fold Flat we provide a free parking permit for the car park just metres away, although there is usually Free Parking on the road outside the house as well. There are 9 steps down from the road level leading to a small courtyard patio area with Luxury Garden Furniture and the entrance to the flat. THomas Folsd Flat also has a separate Utility Room/Bike Storage with Tumble Dryer.
Ambleside self-catering accommodation rarely comes in a more picturesque setting. Stableman's Cottage, set up perfectly for self catering, is situated within part of the historic country house of Stepping Stones, once owned by William Wordsworth's son. The house overlooks the famous stepping stones across the River Rothay at the foot of Loughrigg fell surrounded by beautiful countryside. This lovely location is amazingly within walking distance of the bustling village of Ambleside, a short drive to Grasmere and the popular tourist villages of Bowness and Windermere. Also a short stroll away is the hamlet of Rydal where there is a local pub and tea rooms. Combining characteristic features of exposed beams and vaulted ceilings with tasteful comfortable interiors and modern appliances, the cottage is well-equipped for self-catering and the perfect base in which to explore the Lake District. Having 3 bedrooms and 2 bath/shower rooms, the cottage layout is ideal for families (suitable for children from age 5+), groups of friends or two couples wishing to have separate private bathroom/shower facilities. Stableman's offers a lovely private 'home from home' and is an ideal Lakeland retreat …. comfortable accommodation, stunning views, fantastic walks straight from the door, an abundance of local wildlife, a myriad of local eateries, well located for visiting tourist attractions …. and much much more. Our weekly changeover day is Friday although out of the main season we offer weekend and short breaks. We are officially rated 4* by Visit England and have experience of letting out our holiday home for many years with excellent reviews.