Originally an 18th century Inn, White Lion Cottage is a delightful true Lakeland retreat. Maintaining many of its original features this characterful dog-friendly property has been finished sympathetically with quality in mind and is the perfect place to escape with those closest to you. The stunning, fell side garden provides peace, tranquility and unrivaled views. Perfectly located for walks around the stunning Langdale Valley, you will seldom need the car once here!
Accommodation in detail
Entering into the traditional fully equipped kitchen with range-master oven and seating for 6, a perfect kitchen for entertaining all the family. From there you go through into the traditional living room you will find plentiful seating for 6 and lots of books for those rainy days, cosied round the wood burning stove.. Also on the ground floor is a 3rd WC. Upstairs you will find the spacious bedrooms one with feature fireplace and all with spectacular views. The master king-size bedroom has en-suite shower room. A further king-size bedroom features a zip and link that can therefore be requested to be set up as a twin or a double at the time of booking. There is a further twin room. The house bathroom with bath and shower cubicle is also on this floor. To the rear of the cottage is a mature and delightful landscaped patio, fell garden area with seating area accessed by steps, and spectacular views of Lingmoor Fell. If you require even further information you can view it here www.whitelioncottage.com.
This superb rural cottage in the Langdale Valley enjoys a picturesque setting in the village of Chapel Stile. Chapel Stile is located at the head of the valley, only 4 miles from Ambleside and Lake Windermere, providing endless access to low and high level walks in the Langdale Valley. These are some of the most photographed landscapes in the Lake District, and you'll soon see why. Chapel Stile village itself has a super shop, a cafe and an acclaimed Lake District country pub, The Wainwrights Inn. Stroll further into the Langdale Valley and you'll find the peaceful atmosphere and spectacular views continue... with a few more notable pubs on the way. This location is an obvious choice for a walking holiday in the Lake District; hike to England's highest tarn, or take on the spectacular Jake's Rake ridge as you tick off the famous Langdale Pikes; Harrison Stickle, Pike of Stickle and Loft Crag. This comfortable holiday cottage in the Langdale Valley will have a blissfully remote feel, but those who wish to explore will find Ambleside, Coniston, Hawkshead, Grasmere and Windermere within easy reach.
2 king size bedrooms (1 zip link-please specify on booking)
1 Twin bedroom
Bathroom with bath & separate power shower
En-suite shower room
Wood burning stove
Gas central heating
Electric oven & hob
Fridge & freezer
Fellside garden area with terrace and seating