“Comfortable rooms and suites” - VisitEngland Assessor
Our Inspector's view
Haven Cottage is a high quality Bed & Breakfast situated close to the centre of Ambleside in the heart of the Lake District. Run by owners Chris & Allie the property provides 5 en-suite bedrooms ranging from double bedrooms up to spacious and luxurious Suites. Haven Cottage has a reputation for excellent customer service and for superb quality breakfasts with regular daily specials and careful sourcing of the best local ingredients.
Facilities – at a glance
- Rooms 5
- Satellite TV
- DVD Player
- Open parking
- Steps for wheelchair: 2
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About the area
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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