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Thirlmere Lodge, Neaum Crag, Nr. AMBLESIDE. Ideal for younger families

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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Ideal for families with younger children. Close to all tourist attractions and activities for kids in the Central Lakes Ambleside area. Free use of shared swimming pool. Situated on a private woodland estate above the River Brathay the lodge offers the perfect 'home from home' for couples, or families with younger children, in a peaceful rural setting in the very heart of the Lake District. With easy access to all the attractions and amenities that the area has to offer, including many beautiful walks from your front door and full access to the on site Pool Hall and facilities, (CLOSED FROM 14TH NOVEMBER TO 1ST OF MARCH) your holiday here will allow you to immerse yourselves in all that the Lake District has to offer whilst still staying connected with fa... Ideal for families with younger children. Close to all tourist attractions and activities for kids in the Central Lakes Ambleside area. Free use of shared swimming pool. Situated on a private woodland estate above the River Brathay the lodge offers the perfect 'home from home' for couples, or families with younger children, in a peaceful rural setting in the very heart of the Lake District. With easy access to all the attractions and amenities that the area has to offer, including many beautiful walks from your front door and full access to the on site Pool Hall and facilities, (CLOSED FROM 14TH NOVEMBER TO 1ST OF MARCH) your holiday here will allow you to immerse yourselves in all that the Lake District has to offer whilst still staying connected with fast unlimited Sky Fibre broadband. The modern, fully equipped lodge provides a comfortable Sitting room with French doors to the garden and patio area. This room has 2 two seater settees, an LCD flat screen TV with Freeview and DVD player plus a top quality music system. A well fitted Kitchen/diner with modern appliances including built in hob and oven with extractor, microwave oven, fridge with small freezer compartment and pine dining table with seating for 4. Ample storage and worktop space. A warm and cosy double bedroom with 4'6 wooden framed double bed with matching bedside cabinets and wardrobe plus space for a travel cot. A modern bathroom with electric shower and heated towel rail. A second cabin bunk bedroom with 2 small 2'6 bunk beds. THIS ROOM IS ONLY SUITABLE FOR YOUNGER PRE TEEN CHILDREN The garden has mature shrubs and trees plus patio seating area with views of the distant fells and there is a private parking space. The lodge is heated with modern state of the art electric radiators and hot water is supplied by electric instant heaters. All heating and electric is included in the price. All bedding and towels are supplied and the lodge is fully equipped with all kitchen appliances, cutlery and crockery. There is no dishwasher (other than the male member of your party) or clothes washing machine but there are full laundry/drying facilities in the nearby Pool Hall. Guests have full and free use of the Hall which includes a small swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi and table tennis table plus seating area and a small shop providing basic essentials.( PLEASE NOTE THAT THE POOL HALL IS CLOSED BETWEEN 14TH NOVEMBER AND 1ST MARCH). The lodge has unlimited, fast Sky Fibre broadband. Cell phone signal on all providers is poor but you can usually get through if you take a walk. Come and stay, relax and enjoy the peaceful surroundings, watch the squirrels and other wildlife in the garden. Maybe catch a glimpse of native roe deer, and, as the evening draws in, retire to the cosy comfort of your very own log cabin More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
No under 25's without prior consent from the owners. No more than the maximum of 4 occupiers should be on the premises at any time. All bins emptied and washing up done and put away before leaving All spills wiped from hob, oven, microwave and fridge before leaving Lodge left in a similar condition to that in which you found it
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1 Shower
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About the Owner
John B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2015
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Reviewed 19 October 2020

We stayed at the lodge for 3 nights and it was perfect. Absolutely sparkling when we arrived which was comforting. Ideal location for tourist spots but we chose to take to the hills with some great walks right from the door it would have been...More

Date of stay: October 2020
Thank petab_13
Reviewed 13 September 2020

Went with girlfriend and was ideal. Lodge is a decent size and has everything you’d need for a peaceful getaway. The location is perfect and there are some walks right on your doorstep. It’s central to most of the things you’d wish to see at...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank jackv000
Reviewed 18 August 2020

We have just returned from our stay at this lovely little lodge and had a fabulous week It was clean, well equipped and in a great position on the site, it has lovely gardens which catch the sun from morning to evening. You have so...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank StaceyCel18
Reviewed 1 September 2019 via mobile

Lovely place to stay nice and quiet amazing scenery plenty of walks completed the walk in the book left by the owners easy to get to plenty of towns villages from the site cabin was just right two adults two children would happily stay again

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Kathrynhopkins89
Reviewed 24 September 2018

We’ve stayed at Neaum Crag almost every year for the last 25+ years, as we love the site, staying in a variety of the lodges & this is the nicest of its size that we’ve stayed in. It was beautifully clean, with a modern bathroom...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank JaNation54
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

We have just returned after a week here, the lodge is lovely cozy, clean and very well equipped, the swimming pool directly behind this lodge was a favourite with my daughter, It's in a great location close to Ambleside, Windermere, Rydal cave, kirkstone pass. lovely...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank 303debbied
Management response:Responded 29 August 2018

Great, glad you had a good time .

Reviewed 12 August 2018

Stayed here for a week at the end of July.. 2 adults and one 2 year old monster (a stubborn toddler!) Perfect place to stay for people who like the outside!.. Very well set up inside, everything you would expect and more... Ambleside in easy...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank TimR2816
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Visited Thirlmere Lodge for a week and it didn’t disappoint. Well appointed with everything you need for your stay. Lovely, quiet location, just a few minutes drive from Ambleside itself. So pleased with our stay, we’ve booked for another week!

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank FellowTraveler765114
Reviewed 3 April 2018

I stayed for a week at the end of March 2018 and was blown away by this place. It was so quiet and in the heart of the Langdales meaning I could walk to Grasmere and Rydall via Loughrigg Tarn and also down Elterwater via...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank T1218CZjulieb
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Booked a last minute break to blow the winter cobwebs off. Communication with the owners was extremely easy and they ensured we had all the information we needed. They clearly love and look after their property. The lodge is spotlessly clean (our daughter now completes...More

Date of stay: December 2016
2  Thank LottieHols79
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fireplace
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Indoor Pool
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Situated right in the centre of the Lake District National Park the lodge gives easy access to all the attractions and activities that the area has to offer. Only 3 miles from the busy bustling town of Ambleside and Lake Windermere there are ample opportunities to enjoy all the tourist attractions that the national park has to offer.
Getting around
The local bus service passes through Skelwith Bridge, just a 5 minute walk from your front door !
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