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Puddle Duck Cottages

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Booked to stay at "The Nest" after receiving tickets for a tour and afternoon tea at The Lakes Distillery. Thought we may walk to distillery from here but far too much uphill even though its only a couple of miles away although fitter people would probably manage it. You can park right outside the cottage and will be greeted by...

Thank RandCCheshire
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This accommodation is excellent and reasonably priced. Very well equipped cosy cottage. Perfect setting, stunning scenery and within a few miles of amenities. Walks nearby and village pub serves very good food. Would recommend.

Thank Michele H
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Had a great 4 days at the Puddleduck cottages mid Dec 2016. Allison the owner very useful and friendly. The cottage decorated for Christmas, log/coal fire, very clean and full of useful appliances. Great little village and the pub is amazing. Oh and I can't forget the ducks. well recommended for couples and families alike.

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Burscough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend Puddle Duck cottages located by the stream and walking distance of the village pub which serves great food . The cottages are decorated to a high standard and are extremely comfortable . The owners are very friendly and made myself and my partner feel very welcome greeting us on arrival and showing us round . We stayed in...

Thank Abald1973
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Had 4 lovely days peacefull and idylic , good walks even though we had bad knees , alison made us very welcome, everything you need in the cottage (we stayed in the nest ) will be back again , And scampi our dog fell in love with ther beautiful sheep dog , he,s deffo going back lol

Thank stevewright102016
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Had a lovely relaxing weekend in the cottage, a great base for exploring the lakes. Our little girl loved playing in the beck and feedng the ducks. Such a peaceful place to holiday and get away from it all. Had a good meal at the Sun Inn just a 2 minute walk from the cottage. Can't wait to visit agan.

Thank LofthouseCJ
Sidmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We stayed in Brook House Cottage 1,and for our family of five adults and three children under four years old it was the icing on the cake. We had just been to our son's wedding in Derwent Water and because we were travelling such a long way we decided to stay on after the wedding and have a holiday in...

Thank Susan S
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Well I've just booked a weeks stay in this cottage, and it will be my third, so thought I should write a review. Both times I've stayed have been perfect. The cottage is very big, and even though on our second visit there were three adults, and one basset that slept in a very large crate (only fair as to...

Thank alexanderlake28
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Our 10 year old son, my wife and I stayed in Jemima Puddleduck Cottage at Puddle Duck Cottages. The Cottage was much bigger than we had expected and full of rural charm. Clean and comfortable with all the mod cons we needed as well as a nice open fireplace. Mrs Trafford,the owner, was a welcoming host and very pleasant, making...

Thank Pocock1
Charvil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016

These cottages are idyllically situated in a quiet picturesque village opposite a stream. Alison, (the owner), allowed our 7 year old daughter to let the ducks out in the mornings who would waddle to the stream and food provided. This year there were ducklings which we were allowed to handle. We stayed at Rebecca cottage. It has a lovely bathroom...

Thank Grant_SY

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Address: The Old Stables, Bassenthwaite CA12 4QP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bassenthwaite
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Puddle Duck Cottages Bassenthwaite/Keswick, Lake District
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“The Nest is ideal for couples”
 of 5 bubbles RandCCheshire, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Nearby to Keswick, Skiddaw, Dodd's Wood, Cockermouth and the village of Bassenthwaite cannot be missed”
 of 5 bubbles rwswilson, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The bedroom nearest the Brook is fantastically relaxing.”
 of 5 bubbles Pocock1, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Brooke house has downstair double with separate room with bunks and upstairs double and twin beds.”
 of 5 bubbles therapist12, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Just ask the owner.”
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