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The Chimes Romantic Cottage in Kendal, Cumbria

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sleeps 2
1 room
1 bathroom

The Chimes Romantic Cottage description

Holiday home
The Chimes is a mid-terraced cottage in Kendal. This cottage sleeps two people in one double bedroom. The cottage also has a bathroom and an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and a sitting area with gas fire. Outside there is an allocated off road parking space for one car and a rear decked area with furniture. The Chimes is an ideal romantic retreat, and is perfectly placed for visits to the Lake District National Park.

The town of Kendal is situated on the banks of the River Kent and is known as the Southern Gateway to the Lakes. The town offers old cobbled lanes, an attractive main street, stone ruins of 12th Century Kendal Castle and The Abbot Hall Art Gallery. Both Sizergh Castle and Levens Hall with its superb Topiary Garden are nearby, plus the Lake District National Park is within driving distance.

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 central heating with gas fire in sitting area. Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, iPod dock, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Allocated off road parking space for 1 car. Rear decked area with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops and pubs 2 mins walk. Note: The cottage is accessed via steps and may not be suitable for guests with limited mobility due to the steep location of the property. Note: There is no vehicular access to the cottage and the allocated parking space is approx. 200 yards away.


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  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Wifi
  • Near pub

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Mr Doubledee
June 2016
The location was just perfect. The cottage was a delight. We would recommend this cottage to anyone.
Mrs Murrell
October 2015
We had a very comfortable stay at the Chimes. The allocated parking space and close walk into Kendal were great benefits. The rest of the Lakes are really easy to access from here too.
Mr Fernyhough
December 2015
The beautiful stone walls in the cottage add real character and cosiness.
Mr Glover
February 2016
We enjoyed our break at this lovely cottage. We would definitely go back.
Mrs Hicks
July 2016
Lovely little cottage in an ideal location, just a short walk down the hill into the town. It felt cosy, was clean and had everything we needed.
Ms Baber
September 2014
Lovely cosy cottage in a good location a short walk to Kendal town centre and shopping area. Everything provided such as washing up liquid, sponge, dishwasher tablets, tea towel etc. Great location not far from the Lake District. The owner text me to check if I was warm enough and was very helpful. Peaceful location and can hear the church chimes. Would highly recommend this cottage as a good base to visit the Lake District.
Mrs Logan
October 2014
The cottage was very well presented with many thoughtful touches to provide a lovely experience. It was very well located for the town amenities and for getting out and about by road.
Miss Tonks
June 2014
The Chimes was a brilliant place to stay and just what we were looking for- it was cosy, clean, well-furnished and we enjoyed being so close to the centre of Kendal. Will definitely recommend!!
Ms Dawson
January 2014
This accommodation was excellent for two people, well laid out kitchen/living space with everything that was needed, including warmth and quiet. The location was ideal - a short walk into Kendal and a short walk to the fells; a short drive to the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales, The Ribble Valey, the Trough of Bowland and Morecambe Bay.
Mrs Mackenzie
December 2013
Beautiful and clean cottage. The owner was very helpful.
May 2013
This was a lovely cottage, clean and well equipped, with lovely views of the town and countryside. Kendal town centre is easily within walking distance, although a steep climb back.
Mr Nutter
February 2014
Perfect location, very well equipped. All appliances were good quality, simple and easy to use. Top quality linen and towels, WiFi access perfect. Very good value! Would love to return some time in the future and have already recommended to family and friends.
Miss Sortwell
May 2013
We thought the cottage was really cute - we called it our dolls' house! Small but with everything we needed. It was well located and we were able to walk into the town centre. It was good to have tea/coffee and milk there when we arrived. We also found the instruction manual handy for lighting the lovely fire in the living room. We appreciated the other little touches like slippers and the torch in the porch.
Mr Warner
February 2013
The Chimes is a cute and cosy cottage that creates a great environment to relax in and enjoy an easy holiday in the Lakes. Whilst filled with the characteristics of an old cottage, it had all the modern comforts.
August 2014
We have stayed here twice and we will be back. I love this tiny but very comfortable cottage. Well equipped and very clean! So comfy! It is so relaxing. I plan to come back again for a peaceful holiday. Bed room very pretty and modern bath room. Warm and cosy in the winter. My favourite self catering holiday rental. Other places I have stayed recently have not lived up to the chimes. thank you for for providing a lovely little house to escape to!!
September 2013
One of the best holiday rentals we've stayed in. Beautifully decorated. Comfy bed - very important for a good holiday. Fairly central for shopping etc. And everything we needed was supplied. 10 out of 10.
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