Absolutely superb cottage, that totally exceeded our expectations. Lots of little extras that we didn’t expect. Cannot think of a bad thing about the property. Would recommend to anyone, even better than the pictures.
Luxury Lake District Holiday Cottages: Interior & Exterior Layout
Our six luxury Lake District cottages are located on the southerly edge of the National Park. They are tucked away on the outskirts of Backbarrow village, just a couple of miles from Newby Bridge and a short drive to the South Lakeland towns of Ulverston, Windermere and Kendal.
Each of the cottages boasts a carefully positioned hot tub and an outdoor area with patio furniture and a barbecue. The hot tubs make the most of our stunning setting and are exclusively yours to use day and night for the duration of your stay. This luxury touch means you can soak up the breathtaking views across the Leven Estuary and relax in true Lakeland style – with a cup of tea or a glass of fizz in hand.
As with all of our cottages, Yew has some amazing window spaces – particularly the large window overlooking the courtyard and the window nook with its upholstered seat; you’re sure to sit and stay a while.
Yew’s layout stretches over three floors with four bedrooms, all with Smart TVs. On the ground floor you’ll find: one super king size, can be twin on request, with en suite shower, basin and WC, and, one king size with en suite bath (shower over), basin and WC. Upstairs on the first floor you will find a spacious open plan living area that includes the kitchen and dining areas, and a sitting area with wood burner. There’s also a WC and basin, and a well-equipped utility room on this floor. A further two bedrooms are located on the second floor: one super king size, can be twin on request, with en suite shower, basin and WC, and, one king size with en suite shower, basin and WC.
Fuel, power and starter pack for the wood burner are included in the rental fee, as are bed linen and towels. A travel cot and highchair can be requested.
Fishing of the estate tarn/lake is available at certain times of the year. An environmental license is required and prior arrangements can be made with owner for access.
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