• About The Retreat

    The Retreat is perfect for walking enthusiasts, with plenty of footpaths to explore, as well as Wast Water within easy reach.

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      Cottage

    • Asset 46

      2 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 4 people

    • Safer Stays

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      0 pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • Fuel and power included
      Fuel and power included
    • Enclosed garden / patio
      Enclosed garden / patio
    • Garden / patio
      Garden / patio
    • Rural location
      Rural location
    • Television
      Television
    • Christmas themed cottage
      Christmas themed cottage
    • WiFi
      WiFi
    • Short breaks all year
      Short breaks all year
    • Bed linen & towels included
      Bed linen & towels included
    • Washing machine
      Washing machine
    • Pets – not allowed
      Pets – not allowed
    • Open plan
      Open plan
    • Entrance ramp/level access
      Entrance ramp/level access
    • Car parking - on site
      Car parking - on site
    Safer Stays

    We have encouraged all of our owners to adapt their cleaning routine. The provider of this accommodation has confirmed they are following the Safer Stays principles, which include:

    • Extra cleaning and sanitisation
    • Extra time for property to air
    • Safe key collection and key drop
    • Hand soap or sanitiser provided
    • Social distancing guidance
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    Customer reviews by Reevoo
    Hoseasons "The Retreat is perfect for walking enthusiasts with plenty of footpaths to explore as well as Wast Water within easy reach.\n\n\nGround Floor \n\nAll on the \nground floor.\n\n\nOpen plan living space.\n\n\nLiving area \nWith electric fire 32 Smart TV with Netflix iPod dock and bluetooth stereo speaker.\n\nDining area.\n\n\nKitchen area \nWith electric oven electric hob microwave and fridge.\n\nUtilityboot room \nWith fridgefreezer washing machine and storage for boots and coats.\n\nBedroom 1 \nWith double bed.\n\nBedroom 2 \nWith twin beds.\n\nShower room \nWith walk-in shower toilet and heated towel rail.\n\n \n\n \n\n \n\n \n\nEconomy 7 heating convector heaters electricity bed linen towels and Wi-Fi included. \n\n Enclosed courtyard shared with other apartments on-site. Private parking for 1 car additional on road parking. No smoking. Please note The property has a natural water supply from a river.\n\n As you pull up outside The Retreat you are straightaway in the presence of some of Lakeland’s finest scenery as well as some distinctive Herdwick sheep that might be there to greet you too. The imposing steep slopes of The Screes are clearly visible as a backdrop to the open lush green slopes of this stunning valley.\n\nThis beautifully appointed ground floor apartment is every much a haven as the name suggests and is comfortably furnished to a very good standard. There is an open plan living and kitchen area offering a pleasant décor soft homely seating space for everyone and a kitchen well equipped for any meal preparation. Two bedrooms a double and twin have sumptuous beds for a good night’s sleep whilst the walk-in shower will revitalise you ready for another day of adventures.\n\nIt is possible to leave the car and enjoy some fantastic walks in the area. Needless to say the walk along the shores of Wast Water will draw in the views of some of England’s greatest fells including the highest Scafell Pike. If an easier day is sought then nearby Muncaster Castle offers stunning gardens and a fascinating history along with hawk and owl displays and the occasional ghost too\n\nA short drive away and you will arrive at Cumbria’s hidden secret of excellent coastline perfect for a stroll along some beautiful beaches wildlife spotting and of course an ice cream. If it’s good food you are looking for then the nearby village of Gosforth has some excellent places to eat or a little bit closer Nether Wasdale has two pubs to choose from and its own micro-brewery to sample some award-winning real ales. Beach 11 miles. Shop 5 miles pub and restaurant 2½ miles. " https://img.chooseacottage.co.uk/Property/107/840/10710890.jpg UK10804

    The Retreat reviews collected by Reevoo

    9.0 out of 10 – based on 6 reviews

    Overall rating

    9.0

    Comfort and Equipment

    9.2

    Location

    10.0

    Cleanliness

    9.5

    Value for money

    8.3

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    8
    out of 10

    Clean, comfortable, compact apartment in a truly spectacular location. Amazing views and 5 minute walk to wast water.

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    2020-08-04

    9
    out of 10

    Really well equipped , everything you could want or need was supplied. Perfect for 2 but would be a bit cramped for 4 . Loved our break x At times the living room was cold as no heating , could do with a fire . That said we would rebook

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    2020-01-15

    10
    out of 10

    Great little cottage if you like to be away from everything except sheep

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    2019-11-22

    8
    out of 10

    The retreat is a very well equipped clean & comfortable cottage however we must agree with previous guests that have stayed there in that it may be nice having netflix but not having a TV license is very limiting to watch normal TV.

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    2019-10-18

    10
    out of 10

    Excellent place to stay, clean, warm and what fantastic views. Could not fault it !

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    2019-09-09

    9
    out of 10



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    2019-11-19

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