Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Cosy Lakeland Cottage with WiFi. Max 2 pets welcome at no extra cost.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Bungalow in Staveley Nr. Windermere, Lake District, Cumbria, England - Quiet Location on outskirts of village

Warm & cosy cottage with central heating. Lounge has an open fire; plenty of logs provided. Well equipped kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, double oven, Tassimo coffee machine, breakfast table. Conservatory/dining room. Freezer, washing machine & tumble drier & logs in downstairs storeroom. Enclosed, south facing garden with secure bike storage & bike washing facilities. Patio with furniture & BBQ in summer months. Parking for 2 cars. Reston Mill Cottage is located on the edge of the village & is perfectly placed for easy access on foot or by bike to the tranquil Kentmere valley. Situated in the National Park, 4 miles from Windermere & Kendal , Staveley is a ideal place to stay with great pubs, quiet walks & superb biking both on & off road. Please note that access to the rear garden & storeroom is down a few steps. A maximum of 2 well-behaved dogs will be accepted. Dogs must not be allowed upstairs or on furniture.


Owner
Mrs Cathy Peplow
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
October 18, 2017

About Mrs Cathy Peplow

Reston Mill Cottage has been the family holiday home for more than 25 years. I took over running the cottage from my parents in October 2014. Since then the cottage has had several updates & improvements. My husband Phil & I make many visits to Reston both to do regular maintenance and to enjoy the area on bikes & on foot.

Our principal interest is road cycling and enjoy riding the quiet lanes in the beautiful area south of Staveley and the challenge of climbing all the high passes.

We live in Staffordshire and run an internet based bespoke curtain & blind making business - we hope that you like our handiwork!

Why Mrs Cathy Peplow chose Penrith, East Lakes & Eden Valley

This is our 2nd home and we like to make it as homely and welcoming as possible. We provide almost everything that you would have in your own home, All of the furniture has recently been replaced & is of excellent quality & very comfortable. The central heating is powerful & warm and heats the cottage very quickly, even in the depths of winter. In addition to the central heating, there is an open fire with a plentiful supply of hardwood logs.

Amenities

Staveley Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Please keep pets out of bedrooms.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Village
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Bathroom with bath/power shower over.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with king size bed & super king sized duvet (down in winter, wool in summer), modern oak furniture, Freeview TV & electric blanket; views to garden. Bedroom 2 with twin 3' beds & wardrobe etc. Duvets & electric blankets.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Living accommodation all on 1 level with steps down to garden, patio & storage. Outside: Enclosed large rear garden, patio & outdoor garden furniture. Storeroom for secure bike storage, with freezer, washer & drier. Hosepipe for bike washing. Summer BBQ. Cleaning / Towels / Linen: Cotton bed linen, 1 set of hand & bath towels (1 of each per person) and tea towels provided. Cottage cleaned & beds made before arrival. Other: Entrance/conservatory for coats, boots etc & warm weather dining area

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(48 traveler reviews)

70% Complete
27% Complete
2% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Cosy Lakeland Cottage with WiFi. Max 2 pets welcome at no extra cost.
average rating of 4.6875 based on 48 reviews
5

Wonderful, cozy cottage in The Lake District

  • 5 of 5

The Lake District can be very crowded and busy, so I decided it might be better to stay in Stavely, away from the more popular tourist centres. It was a great decision - the cottage was warm and comfortable and worked very well for the four of us. The beds were soft and the cottage was clean and inviting when we arrived. All of the instructions were clear and explicit which was helpful. We could walk to the local pub (The Eagle and Child) and to get groceries. All of the places we planned to visit were a short drive (thankfully - the roads can be intimidating). It was a pleasure to return to our cottage in the evening, after a busy day.

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Cosy, comfortable and quiet.

  • 5 of 5

We just had a 2 night stay including our dog. The cottage was clean and comfortable, a good base to explore from, and the garden was safely fenced for the dog. Staveley is a lovely quiet village with good facilities and some interesting walks. Lake Windermere is only a few miles down the road.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Couldn't fault it

  • 5 of 5

A lovely warm and cosy cottage. We wanted for nothing. Our dog was delighted too. The bed was very comfortable and we slept well in the quiet surroundings,

It's a good base for the lakes and we would certainly book again.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
4

Cosy, well equiped and clean cottage in good location for exploring the Lake District.

  • 4 of 5

Cosy, well equiped and clean cottage in good location for exploring the Lake District. Traffic can be heard slightly as it is near Staveley by-pass. Parking can be awkward for big cars. Village is in a good location and offers plenty of scope for walks, bike rides, bus travel and even train station on line form Kendal to Windermere. We enjoyed ourselves.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Great find

  • 5 of 5

Staveley is a lovely village and we were very fortunate to stay during the annual folk festival.

Cottage is comfortable and well furnished. We were fortunate to find such this dog-friendly cottage.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Lovely cottage quiet location

  • 5 of 5

Good clean cottage lovely enclosed garden ideal location for the lakes and kendal would stay here again excellent local amenities

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Map

Travel:

15 minutes easy access from J36 M6. Rail station in village centre. Regular bus service outside property.

Distances:

4 miles Kendal, 4 miles Windermere, 8 miles Ambleside. No more than 15 miles to Grasmere, Ullswater, Great Langdale & Coniston.

Further Details:

Bike hire available from Wheelbase, UK's largest cycle superstore. Also Hawkshead brewery & bar in centre of village adjacent to Wilf's cafe. Several artisan shops including specialist bakery. Spar shop & newsagents/ PO. Fish & chip shop. Chemist. Famous Watermill Inn & micro brewery 1 mile away at Ings.

Photos

Rates & Availability

Available
Unavailable
Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Changeover $65.78
Refundable damage deposit $131.56

Booking Notes:
£150.00 non refundable deposit on booking. Balance due 6 weeks before holiday. Full payment within 6 weeks.
Kitchen area must be left in a tidy, reasonably clean state with all crockery and utensils left clean & put away. Dishwasher emptied.

Changeover Day:
Normal changeover is Saturday however we offer short breaks depending on time of year so can often be flexible with arrival days. Please contact us for details.

Notes on prices:
Discount for late bookings. Single night stays possible for last minute bookings. January to March - book 2 nights stay 3rd night free

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.