View towards the property
Lounge area
Open plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Styled by award-winning designer
Enjoy a home cooked meal
Open-tread wooden stairs
Double bedroom
Shower room with walk-in shower
Dressing room
Relax next to the wood burner
1 / 10  View towards the property
2 / 10  Lounge area
3 / 10  Open plan lounge/kitchen/diner
4 / 10  Styled by award-winning designer
5 / 10  Enjoy a home cooked meal
6 / 10  Open-tread wooden stairs
7 / 10  Double bedroom
8 / 10  Shower room with walk-in shower
9 / 10  Dressing room
10 / 10  Relax next to the wood burner

Lyme Cottage

Lindale (Nr Cartmel), Lake District
Visit England rating: 5 stars
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
5 star
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Lovely quaint cottage sleeping two adult guests
  • Ideal location for enjoying a romantic couple’s holiday
  • Period property given a contemporary update to create a uniquely stylish retreat
  • Tranquil location on the southern edge of the Lake District National Park
  • Situated in the small Cumbrian village of Lindale, within walking distance of the village shop and pubs
  • Fantastic location between the coast and Lake Windermere, six miles from the lake’s southern shore
  • A cosy holiday home which has been recognised by Visit England with a 5 star rating
Property code: LCC32

Period cottage, stylishly updated to provide a beautiful retreat for two guests, situated on the southern edge of the Lake District National Park, only six miles from Lake Windermere.

This property enjoys a quiet location in the village of Lindale, which lies between the coast at Grange-over-Sands, and the picturesque Lake District. In the village itself there is a village shop, as well as two pubs, whilst a larger range of shops can be found in Grange-over-Sands, some 2.5 miles away. Heading north, through the fells of the Lake District National Park, visitors come to the village of Lakeside which sits on the southern shore of Lake Windermere and from where it possible to take a relaxing cruise around the lake, stopping on the way at Bowness or Ambleside, or perhaps combine the trip with a visit to the Lakes Aquarium or on the trains of the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Steam Railway.

This property offers a high standard of accommodation throughout and has been thoughtfully styled by an award-winning interior designer, ensuring that the cottage is a true one-off. Stone steps lead up to the front door which opens directly into the lounge area of the open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner, a wonderfully cosy space where a comfortable sofa and armchair sit under the beamed ceiling next to the warming wood burner. There is a Smart TV, as well as a hi-fi and iPod dock, all of which can be enjoyed from the dining area and kitchen, as well as the lounge. Behind the sofa, a rustic dining table sits between the lounge and the well-equipped kitchen where guests will find an oven, hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, and dishwasher. The washer/dryer meanwhile can be found in a separate utility cupboard. Open-tread wooden stairs lead from the kitchen area to the double bedroom on the first floor. This sanctuary-like space has been beautifully finished with loving attention to detail, and has its own TV/DVD, perfect for relaxing with a late-night film. Crossing the landing from the bedroom, a dressing room provides plenty of storage space for clothes, beyond which there is a contemporary shower room with a walk-in shower and WC.

There is small garden to the front of the property with bench seating, and one off-road parking space to the rear.

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

Please note there is a refundable £150 security deposit for this property payable closer to the start of your holiday.

  • 1 double bedroom
  • Shower rooms with WC
  • Smart TV, hi-fi, and iPod dock, plus TV/DVD in the bedroom
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Wood burner - logs available to purchase locally
  • Oven, hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, and washer/dryer
  • Bed linen, towels, electric and heating included
  • Regret no children or babies
  • 1 dog welcome - ok outside on lead
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Shop and pubs within walking distance
  • £150 refundable security deposit payable prior to arrival

This property is personally managed by Holly.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 12 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Chris 31st January 2020

The cottage was very warm and cosy! Perfect for a get away in the Lake District. Well equipped and the log burner was lovely.

Reviewed by Philip 29th December 2019

This is an attractive cottage in a good location the steep stairs are typical of a cottage of this age and style but quite usable the kitchen had all we needed maybe the bathroom is a little tight but we managed fine

Reviewed by Tracey 6th December 2019

The cottage was lovely and cosy. We very much enjoyed our time here.

Reviewed by Mikaela 15th November 2019

Lovely, cosy holiday cottage. We made good use of the wood burner, and the sofa was super squishy! The L'Occitane toiletries were also a nice touch. The food at the local pub in Lindale was really good, and the village of Cartmel is a great spot for tea rooms and restaurants - just a short drive away. We had a very relaxing break - thank you.

Reviewed by Sally 11th October 2019

What a lovely cosy romantic cottage, especially when you get the log burner on! Lovely little touch with the goodie bag, robes and LOccitane toiletries. We had no complaints but some of the comments in the guest book cited having no back garden and no gate on the front if youve got a dog as issues. Would recommend.

Reviewed by Matthew 8th October 2019

Very nice cottage, great location and clean, comfortable and we'll equipped. Would definitely stay there again.

Reviewed by Anthony 13th September 2019

The cottage is very cosy and quaint and in a very quite location and is ideal for traveling the lakes The stairs in cottage are very steep and slippery would benefit with some treads

Reviewed by Louise 4th August 2019

2nd time to Lyme Cottage and it was as perfect the second time round as it was on our first visit. Cute, charming, close to the Royal Oak Pub, driving distance to incredible hikes and walks. The perfect hideaway. Will definitely come back for a third visit!

Reviewed by Hannah 10th June 2019

We had a great time here! Perfect location and a wonderful home for the week, we will definitely be back!

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