Forest Field

“Tranquil hideaway for a couple in a little-known part of the Lake District” - VisitEngland Assessor

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Colton, Cumbria

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  •   Social distancing and safety measures in place
  •   Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
  •   Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
Opening status: Open
Our COVID-19 measures:
We have constructed a comprehensive on-line app/downloadable guest book which will eliminate the need for most paper based material. Mattress and pillow protectors will be changed with each changeover. We have made explicit the changed arrangements for meet & greet and departure in such a way as to maintain the friendly atmosphere... We're quarantining bed linen which guests will strip from beds & towels to protect cleaning personnel. Soft materials will be steam sanitised between guest arrivals.

Our Inspector's view

A perfect hideaway in a tranquil little-known part of the Lake District National Park - yet within easy reach of all major Lakeland visitor attractions. The cottage has been specially designed for two people: just right for a get-away-from-it-all holiday. From this cosy base you can walk for miles along ancient tracks and footpaths, take a leisurely drive through quiet lanes or just do nothing - relaxing in the 3/4 acres of Lakeland garden.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

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4 Star Self-Catering
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Recommended for walkers
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Recommended for cyclists

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Forest Field
Forest Field, Colton, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8HF
Phone : 01229 861685

About the area

Discover Cumbria

Cumbria's rugged yet beautiful landscape is best known for the Lake District National Park that sits within its boundaries. It’s famous for Lake Windermere, England’s largest lake, and Derwent Water, ‘Queen of the English Lakes'. This beautiful countryside once inspired William Wordsworth and his home, Dove Cottage, in Grasmere is a popular museum. Another place of literary pilgrimage is Hill Top, home of Beatrix Potter, located near Windermere. Tom Kitten, Samuel Whiskers and Jemima Puddleduck were all created here.

Much of Cumbria is often overlooked in favour of the Lake Distirct. In the south, the Lune Valley remains as lovely as it was when Turner painted it. The coast is also a secret gem. With its wide cobbled streets, spacious green and views of the Solway Firth, Silloth is a fine Victorian seaside resort. Other towns along this coastline include Whitehaven, Workington and Maryport. Carlisle is well worth a look – once a Roman camp, its red-brick cathedral dates back to the early 12th century and its 11th-century castle was built by William Rufus.

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