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Squirrels Leap Lodge

Calgarth 23, White Cross Bay near Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1112338)

Sykes rating

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

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Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Dishwasher
  • Sky TV
  • Broadband / WiFi

This property is part of the Lake District Lodge Holidays collection.
From the moment you arrive in the Lake District there is a huge choice of activities and things to see as you take in Britain’s latest World Heritage Site – it’s the only National Park to be recognised for such status.

Summary

  • Single storey
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double with TV and en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin with TV
  • Shower room with walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with electric fire
  • Electric and gas central heating with electric fire
  • Gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher
  • Smart TV, 2 x TVs and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Wrap-around decking with garden furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • On-site shop and pub 0.1 miles, Lake Windermere 0.1 miles
  • Note: A few steps leading up to the property, please take care
  • Complimentary WiFi is provided by the park and subject to fair usage guidelines, Quality and reliability of connection will vary based on the number of people using it, prevailing weather conditions and therefore may be limited or slower than you are used to, WiFi is for personal use only and is not intended for high data usage, gaming and/or use for business purposes, This is only suitable for page browsing and sending emails, Bookings cannot be accepted if they are solely reliant on the provision of uninterrupted and unlimited Wi-Fi, We are not held responsible or liable for the WiFi on the park
  • If you encounter any issues with the WiFi, please contact White Cross Bay reception
  • Note: For use of the onsite facilities, a complex pass is required, these can be purchased from reception.

The property

Lying in White Cross Bay Holiday Park in the Cumbrian village of Troutbeck Bridge is Squirrels Leap Lodge.

This idyllic lodge affords access to on-site facilities which include an indoor swimming pool, children’s adventure playground, restaurant and bar and boasts an open-plan layout that welcomes four guests and their canine companion: perfect for a family holiday in the Lake District National Park.

Cross the threshold into your new home-from-home and settle down in front of the Smart TV on the plush corner sofa while your partner rustles up a tasty meal in the lodge’s fully-equipped kitchen.

Enjoy this meal together as a family around the dining table before stepping outside to the private decking where you can soak up the last of the sun with a glass of wine in hand.

When the sun disappears, get some well-earned rest in either the double bedroom which boasts an en-suite shower room or the twin room, ready for another day full of adventure in Cumbria.

After exploring the on-site amenities venture out of the park to the famous town of Windermere, here you can treat your loved ones to a special meal at the Brookside Inn or The Old John Peel Inn.

The town also affords access to the spectacular Lake Windermere where the adventurous among you can try your hand at a variety of watersports including, kayaking and paddle boarding, you could even just take a leisurely cruise along the Lake to delight in the magnificent views.

Outdoor enthusiasts will feel at home in the Lake District National Park where they can traverse the wealth of walks and trails or explore the National Trust site of Townend and the 19th-century Wray Castle; kids will also enjoy seeing the World of Beatrix Potter.

Other Lake District towns such as Kendal, famous for its mint cake, Ambleside and Grasmere with its museum dedicated to Wordsworth are all easily accessible by car.

Squirrels Leap Lodge is the perfect base for unlocking the wonders of the Lake District National Park.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £100.

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About the location

WINDERMERE

Ambleside 5 miles; Kendal 8.7 miles.

The twin towns of Bowness and Windermere are both vibrant, fun-filled places set within the splendid scenery of the Lake District. Both towns provide a range of amenities, shops and restaurants to suit all tastes whilst Ambleside offers the additional attraction of a boat ride to Bowness, the Lakeside Aquarium and Beatrix Potter's 'Hill Top House' at Sawrey. Grizedale Forest Park is within easy driving distance and is home to a range of activities including many good walks, mountain biking and the 'Go Ape' adventure park. The region also boasts many National Trust properties as well as a variety of water sports for those who prefer a more adrenaline-fuelled trip. Children will enjoy a trip to the 'World of Beatrix Potter' in Bowness whilst the villages of Grasmere, Coniston Water, Kendal, Keswick and the Lakeland Mountains are all within easy reach.

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Region Information

Squirrels Leap Lodge is accessed by 4 steps. The lodge is then all on the same ground floor level.

There is a Good Housekeeping Bond of £100 for this property.

Please note that the charging of electric vehicles is not permitted at this lodge.
The nearest charging point can be found at Booths Supermarket in Windermere.

Complimentary WiFi is provided by the park and subject to fair usage guidelines, Quality and reliability of connection will vary based on the number of people using it, prevailing weather conditions and therefore may be limited or slower than you are used to, WiFi is for personal use only and is not intended for high data usage, gaming and/or use for business purposes, This is only suitable for page browsing and sending emails, Bookings cannot be accepted if they are solely reliant on the provision of uninterrupted and unlimited Wi-Fi, We are not held responsible or liable for the WiFi on the park. If you encounter any issues with the WiFi, please contact White Cross Bay reception.

PLEASE NOTE: All Maintenance/housekeeping issues should be reported directly to Lake District Lodge Holidays, as the first point of call. PLEASE DO NOT CALL THE OWNER.

Park Rules and Operations – White Cross Bay

White Cross Bay has its own onsite facilities. You will need to purchase a complex pass from reception which includes the use of the pool, entertainment and access to bar and restaurant. The prices are subject to change by park management.

All holiday parks are owned and managed by a separate company to ourselves. Lake District Lodge Holidays has no association with the owners of these parks or responsibility for the provision of services they offer. At certain times of year, there maybe a reduction in those services, which is outside of our control.

Commercial vehicles, caravans, camper vans, Hen or Stag parties are not permitted onsite. Dogs must be kept on leads at all times and are not be left alone in the lodges at any point during your stay.

You will be staying on an operational holiday park, which means work may be undertaken from time to time by the park owners during your stay. Although Lake District Lodge Holidays will always try to inform guests in advance if something may impact on a stay and if we have prior knowledge. We cannot be held responsible or accept any liability for park operations of which are outside of our control and which we have no knowledge of.

Any issues relating to a stay at a privately owned lodge should be reported back through Lake District Lodge Holidays as the park are not responsible for managing the lodge or booking for private sublet guests during their stay.




This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas