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Tewets in Backbarrow, Cumbria

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sleeps 6
3 rooms
3 bathrooms

Tewets description

Holiday home
Tewets is a superb, detached cottage with a private hot tub in the Lake District National Park, just 1.5 miles from the small village of Backbarrow, and can sleep six people. There are three ground floor bedrooms (two super king-size doubles and a twin), all with en-suites and an open plan living area with a kitchen, dining area and a woodburning stove. Outside there is of road parking for two cars, a private patio with furniture and barbecue and shared use of an extensive lawn and grounds and also a private hot tub. Tewets is an ideal holiday base.

Backbarrow is a small Lakeland village close to the southern end of famous Lake Windermere. The village is set on the banks of the River Leven, and offers riverside strolls plus a shop and pub. The attractions of the Lake District are close at hand here, including the chance to discover the World of Beatrix Potter, visit the Aquarium of the Lakes, walk the magnificent fells or while away the days in one of the many attractive villages such as Ambleside or Hawkshead.

Impressive mountains, open fells and clear-water lakes, the Lake District has it all. From walking in the mountains to exhilarating watersports or just a gentle cruise on a steam-powered yacht, Cumbria is the perfect holiday destination.

Gas underfloor heating throughout with woodburning stove. Electric oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge with ice maker and water chiller, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, 4 x Smart TVs with Freeview, Blu-ray, Bluetooth speaker, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair available to hire. Off road parking for 2 cars. Private patio with furniture and BBQ and shared use of extensive lawn and grounds. Private hot tub. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 1.6 miles. Note: Fly fishing available on-site, environmental licence required. Fishing free for one rod on a catch and release basis, at extra cost for more rods and there's an extra cost if you wish to keep any of the fish. Note: Due to fly fishing lake on-site, children must be supervised at all times. Note: WiFi is suitable for general browsing only, not downloading or live streaming. Note: Max 6 people, plus 1 infant. Note: Check-in 4pm.


  • Cooker
  • Cots
  • Dishwasher
  • Fishing
  • Fishing available
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • Ground floor
  • High chair
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Log fire
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
  • On a farm
  • Rural location

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Mr Leith
June 2016
Tewets was first class, the best cottage we have stayed in.
Mrs Leng
April 2016
Superb accommodation and very welcoming owners. Easy to moderate walking straight from your doorstep. Fantastic opportunities to spot wildlife. Also a great base to explore the lakes and coast of the southern end of the Lake District. We would highly recommend.
Mr Carter
May 2016
A good situation to explore the lake district. The accommodation and the friendliness of the owners helped with our stay.
Mrs Evans
November 2015
Perfect! Loved the hot tub too.
Mrs Reilly
October 2015
The lodges are equipped to the highest standards - cosy, comfortable and set in the peaceful surroundings of Otter Tarn. This is definitely one of the best cottages we have visited.
Mr Scott
December 2015
We've had the most wonderful, relaxing time here. The lodge was so cosy and warm, an absolute delight. The design, fixtures and fittings are absolutely top quality. We've stayed in dozens of cottages over the years and this is by far the best. Being in the hot tub while big spots of cold rain fell on us was an experience we all thoroughly enjoyed. We would definitely return here, thank you to the owner for making us feel so welcome.
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