Property code: SZ573
This family-friendly property in Portinscale sleeps eight guests across four spacious bedrooms. It’s perfectly placed for sporty adventures and family-friendly activities in the spectacular Lake District National Park.
Situated in an idyllic spot in the heart of the picturesque Lakeland village of Portinscale, this light, fresh and airy cottage provides relaxing holiday accommodation for eight guests. Just half a mile from the north-western shore of Derwentwater, this delightful property is perfect for larger families and groups of friends exploring the northern part of the Lake District. Offering stunning views of the surrounding fells, this romantic and elegant cottage is adorned with rambling wisteria and features a welcoming wood burner, large picture windows and glass French doors creating an inviting, refreshing feel. The cottage is ideally positioned for making the most of this spellbinding area, with the peaks of Blencathra and Skiddaw to the east, Bassenthwaite Lake to the north and Crummock Water to the west.
Entering this bright and attractive cottage, the cosy lounge makes an ideal space for everyone to unwind in front of the wood burner, chat about the day or watch a movie. French doors lead through to the light and spacious dining room, where you can gather to plan the day’s adventures and share a fantastic meal which you can rustle up in the stylishly designed and fully equipped kitchen. Upstairs, you will find the first three bedrooms on the first floor. Here, there’s a choice between a pretty double room with an ornamental fireplace, a charming twin room with country views from a Juliet balcony, and a relaxing bunk bedroom with full-size beds. The first floor also has an invigorating family shower room. Further stairs lead up directly into the second-floor bedroom. With low sloping ceilings, this double bedroom has its own en-suite shower room and a skylight offering views towards Skiddaw and Latrigg. Stepping outside, there’s a rockery garden and two large, decked areas wrapping around both levels of the property, with garden furniture on the lower deck providing a lovely space to unwind.