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Pippin Cottage

(Ref. 1041913)

Keswick, Cumbria & The Lake District Show on map

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  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets Yes

Features

  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

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17 Customer Reviews

  • "We had a lovely week, and Pippin cottage was perfect for us- our dog is called Pippin too, and we all felt very much at home."

    It was ideal being so close to the park, and only a few minutes from the centre of town. The cottage facilities were excellent and we will definitely be back.

    Reviewed by Gregor5.0Feb 2024

  • "Pippin cottage is beautiful and a fantastic place to stay , the cottage is decorated to a very high standard with beautiful furnishings."

    A great place to stay and already booked for next year

    Reviewed by Joanne5.0Aug 2023

  • "Lovely house, has everything you need."

    Location is perfect for walks and town there is a park across the road for a quick stroll with the dogs.

    Reviewed by Jacqueline4.7May 2023

  • "Pippin Cottage is a gem of a find."

    It a beautiful, well kept, very comfortable cottage, many positives for this cottage absolutely no negatives can be said about our stay. It is extremely tastefully decorated and has everything you would possible need. It is in an ideal position opposite a lovely park which has such a lot of amenities, excellent for any furry friends you have accompanying you on holiday. Your a 5 minutes walk from the centre of Keswick to all shops, restaurants, cafes, pubs and much more. The lake and outside theatre was only 10 minutes walk. Would definitely stay again.

    Reviewed by James5.0May 2022

  • "We loved our stay in Pippin Cottage."

    The cottage was tastefully decorated and it felt like it was loved and cared for. It was very clean and it was great to find the cupboards stocked with helpful items like clingfilm and kitchen foil for picnics. The location was ideal, across the road from the beautiful Fitz Park and a couple of minutes' walk into town. Keswick itself is an amazing place with so much to do from the cottage doorstop. We never used the car during our week. I would highly recommend Pippin Cottage and we'd definitely return.

    Reviewed by Julie5.0Apr 2022

  • "Pippin cottage was a fantastic place to stay, tastefully decorated and fitted out."

    Bathroom was stunning, beds were really comfortable, and very wl equipped kitchen. Lucy was extremely helpful whenever I contacted her. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

    Reviewed by Mark4.7Feb 2022

  • "We found the cottage very much home from home and really enjoyed our stay."

    We would book the same cottage again in the future.

    Reviewed by Karen5.0Dec 2021

  • "We love Pippin Cottage and this is our third time staying."

    It’s so homely and has everything you need. Ideally situated for everything you want to do. We would highly recommend this property to anyone. Thank you.

    Reviewed by Deborah4.7Nov 2021

  • "Great cottage in a great location."

    Fantastic furnishings and everything you could possibly need. Great shower that works as good as it looks - that's rare in Keswick! As is having your own private parking, although when other cars parked nearby, maneuvering in and out can be a bit tricky, but not impossible. Lovely host too, there if needed, but not imposing.

    Reviewed by Robert4.7Jul 2021

  • "A lovely cottage in an excellent location."

    Unfortunately we found the chairs in the lounge to be very uncomfortable, especially the sofa. The outside patio area was very untidy with leaves and weeds everywhere, and we could not eat outside as the patio table was very dirty. Although we love the area we will not return to this cottage as the prices have rocketed for 2022!

    Reviewed by Christine3.4Jun 2021

  • "Pippin Cottage is in a great location, the cottage is clean and well kept."

    We had a very enjoyable stay but we did find the sofa and chairs uncomfortable but that is probably personal preference. A great place to stay especially if you have a dog has the park is opposite the cottage and our dog loved it. Pippin Cottage is a credit to its owner.

    Reviewed by Brian4.1May 2021

  • "Beautiful well equipped cottage which exceeded all our expectations."

    A great location, really close to Keswick town for all the shops and restaurants. Being across the road from Fitz Park was a real bonus too for our cockapoo, every trip into town had to start with a walk through the park!!

    Mrs GriffithsAug 2019

  • "The cottage is in a great location, a beautiful property that is dog friendly."

    There are good walks nearby like Catbells. The bed was very comfy!

    S FrameJul 2019

  • "Pippin was cosy, clean and tastefully decorated."

    The location was perfect.

    Mrs PalmerMay 2019

  • "The house was tastefully decorated with top of the range appliances."

    The bed was very comfortable with high quality bedding. A short walk from the park and the shops and importantly for us it was dog friendly.

    Mrs ChambersApr 2019

  • "The location was perfect for us - across from the park, close to the town and walking distance from the lake."

    We were so happy with this cottage, it was really well equipped and we had a great holiday. We've stayed in a lot of Lakelovers properties, but this is definitely the best we've been in.

    Mrs PuntonNov -0001

  • "We enjoyed the close location to the town and all amenities that Pippin had to offer."

    Mr BushellNov -0001

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This property is part of the Lakelovers collection.
We have properties to suit every occasion throughout the southern and central Lake District including; Ambleside Cottages, Bowness Cottages, Coniston Cottages, Grasmere Cottages, Hawkshead Cottages, Lakeside Cottages, Langdale Cottages, Troutbeck Cottages, Ulswater Cottages, Windermere Cottages and smaller hamlets between, which although seldom heard of are none the less equally wonderful. With hundreds of properties available, all of which are inspected and graded by the English Tourism Council, Lakelovers are sure to have a property to meet your needs.

Summary

  • Highly Commended Four Star property
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x superking double or twin singles, 1 x king-size double
  • Shower room with walk in shower, basin and WC
  • Open plan kitchen with dining area
  • Sitting room
  • Gas central heating, Smart TV, breakfast bar, electric hob, electric oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, walled garden with patio
  • Parking for one car
  • Shop and pub 5 minutes walk

The property

The front door opens to reveal a stylish and welcoming cottage.

Presented to a very high standard in a contemporary style, Pippin Cottage is a popular choice whatever the time of year.

The smart sitting room has comfortable sofas arranged in front of the TV.

The open plan kitchen with dining area is well equipped and includes a social breakfast bar.

Patio doors open from here to the rear courtyard garden with table and chairs. Climb the stairs to the first floor and a choice of two well appointed bedrooms and a super luxury bathroom. To the rear is the pretty courtyard garden with bistro garden furniture a parking space. Less than five minutes walk from Pippin Cottage is Keswick’s market square with a great array of shops, cafes, bars and restaurants.

Walk just a few minutes further and guests arrive at the shores of Derwentwater.

Walkers will be delighted by the great choice of walks from the town including high level walks to the mountain skylines or low level valley or lakeshore strolls.

Mountain bikers will be drawn to the mountain bike trails of the neighbouring Whinlatter Forest.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £200.

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About the location

KESWICK

Bassenthwaite 7 miles, Ullswater 16.6 miles; Cockermouth 13 miles.

The popular town of Keswick is the holiday centre of the North of the Lake District and has plenty to offer the visitor at any time of year. The town boasts numerous shops and restaurants to suit all tastes, as well as offering miniature golf, excellent parks, the famous Theatre by the Lake, a charming cinema, the Pencil Museum, a climbing wall, fishing and great mountain biking opportunities, whilst the beautiful lake of Derwentwater at the head of the stunning Borrowdale Valley is only a few minutes walk from the town centre. Nearby, between Braithwaite and Buttermere is the beautiful Newlands Valley, while picturesque Bassenthwaite Lake is well worth a visit. From a gentle countryside ramble to a challenging hike up Skiddaw or the famous Catbells, there really is something for everyone. Visit Castlerigg Stone Circle, the Jennings Brewery and Mirehouse, a grand house and gardens on the shores of the Bassenthwaite Lake, or take a fabulous boat trip around Derwentwater. With plenty of attractions for the kids, lovely parks and the nearby Lake District Wildlife Park this is a great Lakeland destination whatever the time of year.

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