Rosthwaite near Keswick, Cumbria & The Lake District
This delightful semi-detached cottage is situated on the owners' livestock farm, in the lovely village of Rosthwaite in the beautiful Lake District National Park. With stunning mountain views, this Rosthwaite holiday home has been furnished to a good standard and provides spacious accommodation, ideal for families or friends who wish to enjoy time together in this wonderful part of the country. Your Lake District cottage offers three welcoming bedrooms, along with a bathroom, a well-equipped kitchen and a large sitting room with dining area and cosy open fire. To the front of this cottage in the Lake District is an enclosed garden, whilst the village of Rosthwaite has a shop, a superb tea room and an excellent pub. The road from Rosthwaite takes you to the Honister Pass, which links Borrowdale with the lakes of Buttermere, Crummock Water and Loweswater, plus Honister is also the home to a slate mine, where guided tours can be enjoyed, and for the really adventurous the Via Ferrata (iron road) provides a unique climbing experience. With plenty of opportunities for cycling, and the bustling town of Keswick just a 20 minute drive away, this is an ideal base for a cottage holiday in the Lake District National Park.
Three bedrooms. 1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x single with pull-out stacker bed. Bathroom with bath, shower over and basin. Separate WC. Fitted kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and open fire.
Oil central heating with open fire in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, TV with Freeview. Fuel, power and starter pack for open fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Ample off road parking. Secure bike storage. Enclosed, front lawnedgarden. Rear courtyard. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 2 mins walk. Derwentwater 2 miles.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
About the location
Keswick 6.5 miles.
The pretty village of Rosthwaite is situated in the Borrowdale area of the stunning Lake District National Park. The village, surrounded by fells and meadows offers a pub, shop and tea room. You’ll be delighted with the location - just driving up the Borrowdale Valley past Lake Derwentwater is sure to please, and once you arrive in Rosthwaite you will be charmed by the traditional Lakeland cottages. Within driving distance is the town of Keswick, which boasts a number of shops and restaurants, along with miniature golf, parks, the Pencil Museum and the famous Theatre by the Lake. With Derwent Water and Honister Pass close by, the village is an ideal base for walkers and cyclists, and is in a superb location to discover all of the Lake District.