THE BOTHY, Thornthwaite Hall

Keswick & District, Cumbria & Lake District
Property Ref: 587153 stars
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2

In a Nutshell

  • One bathroom
  • Shared Garden
  • Private parking


Stunning views await you at The Bothy, Thornthwaite, this 2 bedroomed, first floor apartment is ideal for couples or families who will appreciate the peaceful location, glorious garden and private parking.

Nestling at the foot of Whinlatter Forest. The Bothy boasts stunning views from every room towards Ullock Pike, Skiddaw, Latrigg and Keswick. The bustling market town of Keswick is a 5 minute drive, a short bus ride or leisurely walk from the village of Thornthwaite. Bassenthwaite Lake including its bird watching hide and wildlife and Braithwaite a traditional village with shop, restaurants, pubs and hotels selling good food and real ale are just a mile away through beautiful countryside. Also nearby, Whinlatter Forest has the longest purpose built mountain biking track in ‘The Lakes', its visitor centre provides woodland walks, including those suitable for pushchairs a play area and activities for children. In addition there is a live webcam showing the nearby nesting Osprey (in season). Many classic hikes and relaxing low level walks can be started from The Bothy. Maps and suggested walks have been provided by the owner to help both first time and experienced walkers alike. Sailing, canoeing, rowing, cycle hire and fishing are also available nearby.

The Bothy is a converted first floor apartment within Thornthwaite Hall, an 18th century former farmhouse of charm and character. It is situated within the picturesque and tranquil village of Thornthwaite. This comfortable two bedroom apartment enables you to enjoy some of the best walking country in the Lake District or relax in the large mature communal gardens.

This first floor gas centrally heated apartment comprises.

  • Lounge/diner with gas fire, TV, DVD player and amazing views of the fells.

  • Kitchen with gas oven and hob, microwave and fridge.

  • Double bedroom with views towards Skiddaw and Latrigg.

  • Single bedroom with an additional 2ft 6 bed ideally suitable for a child.

  • Bathroom with shower over bath, hand basin and WC.

  • All gas, electric and bed linen included.

  • Cot available.

  • Private parking.

  • Communal lawned garden with mature shrubs and seating area.

PLEASE NOTE There is a charge of £10 to hire a cot per week. . Spa Treatments in the comfort of your holiday cottage can be added to your holiday reservation. To ensure these are available for your holiday, these must be booked and paid in advance.




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  • Had a great holiday, lovely cottage. Great views, wish we could take them home. You seem to have thought of everything to make our stay even better. Would like to come back to The Bothy and would recommend to other people. Thanks!

    Pat & Pete Edmondson

  • Quiet, peaceful location, views from the cottage are fabulous. Walks from the cottage and near to Bassenthwaite. Good food from local restaurants. Had a lovely week and weather was good.

    Mary & Vincent

  • Clean, cosy apartment, well equipt with beautiful views.Lovely garden and friendly locals. Had a lovely stay, would recommend to friends. Hope to come back. Thanks.

    James & Maria

  • We had a fantastic time here at The Bothy, the apartment had everything needed for a really pleasant stay. The views were fantastic and the location superb (and all the info in the guide extremely useful!) and we hope to come back some time!

    Mr Taylor & Ms Woodfield

  • Great location, great weather, great views from The Bothy! An ideal base in a comfortable flat suitable for the family. Would definitely recommend.

    Paul, Kate, Abby & Alex