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Large lounge and dining area to spend some time together
The fantastic view of Skiddaw from the front door
Plenty of room for all
A relaxing space to plan your days adventures
Snuggle down in the comfy sofas to watch a film
Plenty of seating to relax into
The kitchen table and kitchen area
Cook your favourite meals
Sociable kitchen area
View towards the end mews cottage
Views of Skiddaw from the enclosed, shared garden
Sinking in to bed after an acion packed day
Pick up a book to enjoy
Grab a refreshing shower to start your day
Shower room and w/c
Cosy twin room
Story time for the kids
Take a browse in the on site gallery
Be welcomed by tea and cake in the gallery tea room
View toward the ground floor mews cottages
1 / 20  Large lounge and dining area to spend some time together
2 / 20  The fantastic view of Skiddaw from the front door
3 / 20  Plenty of room for all
4 / 20  A relaxing space to plan your days adventures
5 / 20  Snuggle down in the comfy sofas to watch a film
6 / 20  Plenty of seating to relax into
7 / 20  The kitchen table and kitchen area
8 / 20  Cook your favourite meals
9 / 20  Sociable kitchen area
10 / 20  View towards the end mews cottage
11 / 20  Views of Skiddaw from the enclosed, shared garden
12 / 20  Sinking in to bed after an acion packed day
13 / 20  Pick up a book to enjoy
14 / 20  Grab a refreshing shower to start your day
15 / 20  Shower room and w/c
16 / 20  Cosy twin room
17 / 20  Story time for the kids
18 / 20  Take a browse in the on site gallery
19 / 20  Be welcomed by tea and cake in the gallery tea room
20 / 20  View toward the ground floor mews cottages

Thornthwaite Rowan

Keswick, Lake District
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 2
3 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Ideal for a small group or family
  • Wonderful base for exploring the stunning North Lakes area
  • Fantastic for cyclists and walkers alike (and their canine companions!)
  • Close to the bustling market town of Keswick
  • A short drive to the spectacular Solway Coast
  • Nestled within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
Property code: 28377

1 OF 3 COTTAGES SET IN THE HEART OF THE BEAUTIFUL LAKE DISTRICT NATIONAL PARK

ENJOY A GROUP GATHERING BY BOOKING 3 PROPERTIES TO ACCOMMODATE UP TO 10 PEOPLE

These stunning ground floor mews cottages have been refurbished and are set within this beautiful Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty offering accommodation for both families and couples in an area surrounded with spectacular walks.

Thornthwaite is a small village in the Lake District with views of Skiddaw and the cottages are close to the bustling market town of Keswick. This tranquil area is a perfect retreat for walking or cycling, a paradise for dog walkers. There are walks for everyday of the week! This area is famous not only for its lakes, forests and mountains, but also for its associations with the early 19th century poetry and writings of William Wordsworth. The properties offer you the perfect base to discover and explore the whole of the Lake District and all its attractions. Within easy reach you will find Newlands Adventure Centre, The Lakes Distillery and Go Ape Tree Top Adventures.

On entering this beautiful mews cottage, you will instantly feel at home with this charming and cosy interior to share with your friends and family. Going through to the kitchen, there is a table for sharing meals and a great worktop space for food preparation. The kitchen also includes an electric oven, hob, microwave and fridge / freezer. The lounge with its gas fire provides a fantastic space to spend time together with a spot for everyone to relax, and room for those little paws as well. The lounge also comprises of a dining table with plenty of room for all, overlooking the garden. Moving through the cottage, the larger of the 2 bedrooms is a double, with storage space and a dressing table and mirror to get ready in front of in the morning. The next room is a twin room and is perfectly co-ordinated with a light feel to it. The shower room consists of a WC and a shower for a refreshing morning wake up, or a warming up after a long wet and chilly walk.

The beautifully maintained shared garden has spectacular views of Skiddaw and beyond, and a table and chairs for sitting peacefully and taking it all in.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 2 bedrooms - 1 double and 1 twin room
  • Shower room with WC
  • Lounge / diner - with TV (50" SMART), DVD, Nintendo Wii and living flame gas fire
  • Kitchen - well equipped, with electric oven, hob, microwave and fridge / freezer
  • Outside - shared grounds to the front of the property
  • Ample parking
  • Electric, and central heating included
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Pub and shops 1 mile away
  • Arrival: 4pm
  • There is an on-site gallery and tea room, you will receive a complimentary drink on arrival and 10% off purchases from the gallery. 

This property is personally managed by Holly.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 15 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.6
Overall equipment
4.1
Overall comfort
4.5
Overall location
4.9

Reviewed by Lisa 26th October 2019

Spacious, clean and warm. Superb views from lounge over the fells and gorgeous garden area too. Well equipped kitchen and throughout the cottage there was plenty of space to spread out with our two older children. Large TV with freeview services and wii was enjoyed by all. Fantastic location about two miles from Keswick which made quick access to tRead morehe many walks we did this week. Lovely visit to the art gallery above with amazing tea and cakes. Plenty of parking space outside too. Hide

Reviewed by Pauline 12th October 2019

The location of the cottage was perfect, bus stops nearby so did not need to use car, however the owners need to pay more attention to the small details which can greatly improve the standard.

Reviewed by Alan 5th October 2019

This is our 4th visit and we already looking at booking again for next year. The cottage is spacious and quiet, has a large lounge with large tv and has an enclosed garden with furniture. We like hill walking and this is the ideal spot with several walks from the cottage, up to Whinlatter forest and beyond. Nearest pub the Coledale Inn in BraithwaiRead morete is well worth a visit, as is Keswick and Derwent Water. Thornthwaite Gallery is the floor above and has an excellent selection of art and crafts. Hide

Reviewed by Deborah 21st September 2019

Lovely location, nice and quiet yet just a 5 minute drive to the busy market town of Keswick which had a great choice of pubs or restaurants to eat in. Lovely walks from right outside the door, waterfalls just a 5 minute walk away and beautiful forest. Owners very friendly and helpful. The art gallery and tea room was delightful and cottage guests Read morebenefit from a 10% discount. Loved the large living room and cosy gas fire. Eating meals with a lovely view of mountains. Hide

Reviewed by Laura 14th September 2019

Lovely cottage. Ideal for walking into Keswick. We are 2 oldies and managed it in around an hour. nice comfy bed. Loved sitting in the spacious lounge early evening looking out on the garden or sitting in the garden chatting to the other holidaymakers over a glass of wine. You don't have to be seasoned walker to get enjoyment from the many walks neRead morearby. Something for everyone. Hide

Reviewed by Julie 22nd June 2019

Lovely location, good value for money cottages. Everything (except hairdryer) for a relaxing holiday. Enjoyed meeting the other holiday guests and dogs in the beautiful shared garden. Good information provided for local walks and things to do. Would recommend to friends for that get away break. We and the dog loved the area and planning to come bacRead morek next year. Hide

Reviewed by Kie 15th June 2019

Perfect hideaway to spend touring the Lakes with incredible views... well be back!

Reviewed by Derek 1st June 2019

Comfortable, well equipped, perfect location, what more can you want?

Reviewed by Jude 18th May 2019

We had a wonderful week here. Spectacular views of Skiddaw from the very comfortable spacious sitting room, and good walks directly from the cottage. I would recommend this cottage!

Reviewed by Alan 11th May 2019

This is our 3rd visit and we have already booked for later this year We had a great week, good location several walks straight from the cottage. Very comfortable large lounge with lovely views of Siddaw. Back garden with table chairs and parasol very relaxing after a long walk. Facilities good for 2, or 2 + 2 children, 4 adults might find the singlRead moree toilet/shower room tight. The Coledale Inn in Braithwaithe is worth a visit, good food and beer, short 45 minute walk or 10 minutes by car. Hide

Reviewed by Donald 30th March 2019

A nice quiet location, but with an opportunity to speak with the neighbouring guests if you wanted to. Outside the busy town of Keswick but in easy reach.

Reviewed by Ian 26th February 2019

We found the owners to be very friendly and approachable. The attached gallery and coffee shop were a bonus, which we used every day. There was more than adequate parking.

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Large lounge and dining area to spend some time together
The fantastic view of Skiddaw from the front door
Plenty of room for all
A relaxing space to plan your days adventures
Snuggle down in the comfy sofas to watch a film
Plenty of seating to relax into
The kitchen table and kitchen area
Cook your favourite meals
Sociable kitchen area
View towards the end mews cottage
Views of Skiddaw from the enclosed, shared garden
Show 8 moreSinking in to bed after an acion packed day

Location

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