A picture-perfect Lake District cottage in a rural village setting,
with breathtaking views from every window. Polly's Cottage is a 17th
century, double fronted, Lakeland cottage in the Langdale Valley
village of Elterwater. The interior is an adorable combination of
character features and contemporary comforts. Fall in love with the
Inglenook fireplace, old oak beams, original range stove and enchanting
After a day on the fells, settle in for the evening with the wood
burning stove flickering away before taking your rest in one of the
beautifully presented bedrooms. The country kitchen provides a perfect
place for sociable meals, and your local pub is one of the Lake
District's best. Two couples will spread out easily here, and families
will enjoy a perfect location for an active holiday.
Accommodation in detail
Private parking for 1 car. Enter to the spacious living room with
lovely views, woodburning stove and deep-cushioned sofas. The spacious
kitchen includes generous dining space, next to a fabulous original
range (not working), and offers access to your portion of the garden
and furnished patio. Upstairs to the 3 bedrooms; 2 doubles and 1
single. Generous house bathroom with wood panelled bath and shower
Whether you wish to walk the Langdale Pikes, photograph the spectacular
Langdale Valley or simply escape from the madding crowds, you'll find
this holiday cottage in Elterwater a blissful retreat - without
straying too far from the highlights of the Lakes.
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 - your quintessential local Lake District
pub serving great food and real Lakeland ale. 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 such as
'The Glass House' and Windermere Lake Cruises departing from Waterhead
Pier providing a scenic route to Bowness and Lakeside!
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'.
Pets information: Pet policies vary by property, please check the
properties listing on Lakelovers website for full details.