This is a luxury Lakeland bolt-hole, a place where magic and romance
seem to sit side by side. Set above picture perfect Elterwater,
commanding breath-taking views, yet only a few minute's stroll from
this Langdale valley oasis.
Once the stable to Oakbank and now a wonderful hideaway in this
magnificent setting; we should simply rely on what our visitors
say ''Wow! What a fantastic cottage'' is not a bad start. ''it's quiet,
warm, cosy as well as being quirky and lush'' sounds inviting and ''I
shall miss opening the curtains first thing to the wonderful views''
all begin to paint the picture, hope you agree.
This sophisticated cottage offers a true escape for couples spending
precious time together to unwind and relax in first class
accommodation, delivering luxury and quality throughout, highlights
include; a magical location, with a maze of walks and cycle paths from
the door. Enjoy the luxury facilities, sumptuous bedroom, open plan
stylish living area complete with warming wood burner, outside space,
character and charm and being literally a stone's throw from the
absolute heart of Elterwater - bliss.
The location has everything you could wish for including some of the
most scenic and dramatic mountains in the Lake District. A short stroll
and across the green, are the famous Britannia Inn, serving good food
and local ales, and The Maple Tree café, ideal retreats either after a
hard day on the fells or simply for breakfast. There are too many
eateries to mention in walking distance including The Eltermere Inn,
true sophistication; The Three Shires Inn and The Old Dungeon Ghyll and
of course The Langdale Estate with luxurious spa facilities, for
working off the night before!
Whether you wish to explore the magnificent fells, or escape from it
all by your own cosy real fire, this romantic place is a perfect
Accommodation in detail:
A private lane and driveway leads to The Stable at Oakbank, private
parking and your first glance at the wonderful views and setting, slate
steps to a conservatory entrance, great place to escape or sip that
first cuppa; the open plan living space has sumptuous furnishings by
the fire, the modern sleek kitchen has all you may need and the bedroom
also admires the views with en-suite shower room plus a second WC off
the living area. Outside into the magic of the surroundings and a
raised patio, perfect for al-fresco living.
This exceptional Elterwater cottage boasts some of the most spectacular
Lake District scenery. It provides a peaceful retreat whether you wish
to walk the Langdale Pikes, photograph the spectacular waterfalls or
simply escape from the crowds.
Elterwater village sits between Ambleside and Great Langdale. The small
nearby Elterwater tarn is a delight to behold, and can be reached via a
path from the Britannia Inn. Only a short drive will take you to
vibrant Ambleside village and the shores of Lake Windermere. There
you'll find a sophisticated range of shops for stocking up the kitchen,
acclaimed Lake District restaurants and Windermere Lake Cruises
departing from Waterhead Pier providing a scenic route to Bowness and
Also nearby is picture perfect Hawkshead and Coniston Water, the Lake
District's third largest lake. There you'll find more opportunities for
boating activities, perhaps discovering Peel Island - featured in
Arthur Ransome's Swallows & Amazons as 'Wild Cat Island'