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Capella Cottage

Keswick, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 972575)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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  • Michael

    “Really comfortable dog friendly cottage in a great location”

    - Michael, May 2022

The property

Situated in the heart of Keswick this delightful Cumbrian cottage has been furnished and equipped to a very high standard and is perfect for couples or families looking for a central base from which to explore the Lake District.

This is one of our dog friendly cottages in the Lake District with an enclosed rear yard. Capella Cottage is a perfect base for a getaway to the lakes, this quaint two bedroomed Keswick cottage is located in the centre of the village with a wealth of amenities right on the doorstep.

A gentle stroll will bring you to Derwentwater where launches await you at the piers offering the chance to cruise across the Lake into the jaws of the Borrowdale Valley where breathtaking scenery can be admired. Capella Cottage is beautifully presented with quality furnishings and comfortable co-ordinated linens.

This home from home has a delightful lounge with cosy wood burning stove and an enclosed rear courtyard which is perfect to relax in after a busy day exploring.

The whole family can gather together for an aperitif and reflect on the day prior to dinner, or first thing in the morning awake bright and early and enjoy breakfast alfresco whilst planning the day ahead. This delightful slate fronted Lake District cottage has gas central heating and comprises: Lounge with TV, DVD player and wood burning stove.

Spacious dining/kitchen ideal for entertaining with range style cooker, electric double oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge and washing machine. First floor: Master double bedroom with wall mounted TV. Twin bedroom. Family bathroom with shower over bath, hand basin and WC. All gas, electric, bed linen and towels included. Free Wi-Fi available. Travel Cot and highchair available. On street parking. Outhouse suitable for storing bikes.


  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin
  • Family bathroom with shower over bath, basin and WC.  Kitchen with dining area and sitting room with wood burning stove.
  • Gas central heating and woodburning stove
  • Range cooker with electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge and washing machine
  • TV, DVD player
  • Wifi
  • Gas and electric inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in the rent
  • Roadside parking
  • Small enclosed yard with furniture and outhouse suitable for bike storage
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Travel cot and highchair
  • Logs not provided

About the location


Bassenthwaite 7 miles, Ullswater 16.6 miles; Cockermouth 13 miles.

The popular town of Keswick is the holiday centre of the North of the Lake District and has plenty to offer the visitor at any time of year. The town boasts numerous shops and restaurants to suit all tastes, as well as offering miniature golf, excellent parks, the famous Theatre by the Lake, a charming cinema, the Pencil Museum, a climbing wall, fishing and great mountain biking opportunities, whilst the beautiful lake of Derwentwater at the head of the stunning Borrowdale Valley is only a few minutes walk from the town centre. Nearby, between Braithwaite and Buttermere is the beautiful Newlands Valley, while picturesque Bassenthwaite Lake is well worth a visit. From a gentle countryside ramble to a challenging hike up Skiddaw or the famous Catbells, there really is something for everyone. Visit Castlerigg Stone Circle, the Jennings Brewery and Mirehouse, a grand house and gardens on the shores of the Bassenthwaite Lake, or take a fabulous boat trip around Derwentwater. With plenty of attractions for the kids, lovely parks and the nearby Lake District Wildlife Park this is a great Lakeland destination whatever the time of year.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Off-season
  • Last minute