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Front view of cottage
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The Log Burner on Full Coal, Real hot!
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Newly fitted Double shower in Revamped Bathroom
Newly fitted Kitchen
Rear area, however, tree no longer there.
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Sunset over Allonby beach
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Cockermouth, Lake District, Cumbria, England

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Excellent - based on 81 reviews
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Jenny T
1 review
“Excellent and enjoyable!”
Reviewed 24 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

Really enjoyed our stay at the cottage.
Steve was so helpful - very friendly welcome and we arrived to homemade goodies and other treats which was a really lovely touch and much appreciated!
Cottage was very clean and lovely! Bed was really comfy. We only stayed 2 nights but had everything we could possibly need at the cottage.
Information book was really useful as well.
Very different to usual Lake District locations - very quiet - locals very friendly - great for walking!
We found the cottage really easy to find!
Overall - can't find anything negative to say about the cottage or area! We had a perfect weekend and would be happy to return!

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
5 Aug 2014
Hi Jenny. We really appreciate the nice things you have said about Stable Cottage and are so glad that you both had such a lovely time.We hope to see you again in Wardhall in the not too distant future. With kindest regards - Elaine & Steve
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Rachel W
Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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“"Gorgeous"”
Reviewed 21 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

From the moment we arrived it was perfect. Welcome hamper was a real treat!!! Steve was very welcoming and had lovely scenic views!

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 18-24
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
2 Aug 2014
Rachel - Thank you so much for your kind review. A pleasure to have you to stay at Stable Cottage and hope to see you again in the future Best wishes Steve & Elaine
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hortonsaw...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
“Fabulous!”
Reviewed 13 July 2014 for a stay in June 2014

We had an amazing stay at Stable Cottage. Surrounded by beutiful countryside, this quaint and gorgeous cottage had everthing we needed and more. The owners Steve and Elaine were brilliant hosts, and made us feel very welcome. We were thrilled with our welcome surprise of some homemade scones, bread, marmalade, some local cheese and a chilled bottle of white in the fridge. The cottage is in a small hamlet, which provided us with idyllic peace and quiet, but we were only a short drive away from the amazing beach at Allonby, and also only a drive away from the lakes. A hidden treasure in a gorgeous part of the country. We only wish we had stayed longer, and will definitely be back in the near future.

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Liked best: its quirkiness and tranquility of location
Liked least: nothing!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
26 Jul 2014
Dear Audrey & Charlie

Many many thanks for your glowing review. We thoroughly enjoyed having you to stay at Stable Cottage and are so glad that you had a wonderful time and found a window of peace and tranquility from your busy lives in Glasgow. We certainly look forward to seeing you again in Wardhall. Best wishes Steve & Elaine
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Lyndz12
1 review
“Peaceful and Relaxing!”
Reviewed 12 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

A perfect cottage:
-Booking and communication with owners before holiday was excellent.
-Cottage was clean, welcoming and cosy
-A beautiful hamper containing milk, local cheese, homemade scones, homemade marmalade and wine
-Close to the coast, Cockermouth and Keswick
-Local to shops for food shopping and petrol
-Peaceful location
-Very comfortable bed
-Powerful shower

Thanks again to Steve and Elaine for such a wonderful stay x

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
26 Jul 2014
Thank you so much for taking the time to review Stable Cottage and for your very kind comments. So pleased that the three of you had such a great time and hope that we can welcome you again in the future. Best regards Elaine & Steve
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71Kerry
Cheshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“wonderful!”
Reviewed 6 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

We have just returned from a two night stay in Stable cottage. It was wonderful!.From booking, to our stay, it was great. Steve and Elaine we're really helpful wether it was E-mails about places to visit, eating out or directions. The cottage is lovely. Very well looked after, very clean, has everything you would need, and extremely comfortable and cosy. We were thrilled to find a welcome pack full of goodies too! Wine, fresh bread, milk, butter, cheese, scones and marmalade.... home made! We enjoyed them Iin front of the t.v on the Friday night. Lovely! There was a box full of leaflets and brochures of things to do and see in the Lakes which was helpfull! Gillian, the caretaker was very welcoming and friendly! Thank you. We will be back again! Kerry and Nick. X

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
15 Jul 2014
Thank you Kerry for your very kind review and so glad you had a wonderful time at Stable Cottage. Hope you enjoyed your wedding anniversary meal out. Only sorry that we were on holiday ourselves and did not get to meet you in person. Hopefully we can put that right if you come to Stable Cottage again as we very much hope you will.
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