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Croft Barn - Cottage holidays in Hawkshead, Cumbria

Here are the details for Croft Barn ideal for a cottage holiday in Hawkshead, Cumbria. To book or find out more please use the Booking Info or Availability buttons below.

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Croft Barn - at a glance

Sleeps 4 persons | Bedrooms 2

Pets allowed Short Break Fishing on site or near by No smoking Dishwasher Washing Machine

Arguably the prettiest village in the Lake District, Hawkshead is a delightful location to visit for a day trip or a week's stay and offers much for the first time or returning visitor. The centre of Hawkshead is arranged around the main square surrounded by white washed cottages and buildings offering a host of specialist shops and a good selection of places to eat and drink and whilst here, visit the former home of Beatrix Potter or enjoy a gentle stroll along to Esthwaite water where you can try your hand at trout fishing.

Croft Barn is a traditional Lakeland property, has recently undergone a major transformation by its new owners to provide up to the minute styling for the smaller party and your pet. The refurbished kitchen and bathroom offer excellent facilities for the self catering guest whilst the introduction of leather seating and use of contemporary styling throughout ensures a feeeling of calm and relaxation.All on first floor level. Croft Barn is just round the corner from the village centre, and has the advantage of a small sunny courtyard and private off road parking for one car enabling you to park up and forget about the car for the week and enjoy exploring on foot if you so wish.


BBQThere is one or more televisions at Croft Barn. Ideal if you want to catch up with the latest on your favourite programmes or just fancy a quiet night in relaxing in front of the box.


BBQWhy waste part of your holiday doing the washing up. Croft Barn has a dishwasher installed to save you time, and family arguements, about the washing up. Everybody hates doing the washing up and the last thing you need is a big family arguement about who is going to do the washing up while you are on holiday.

Short cottage breaks in Cumbria

Available for short breaksGreat news if you just want to get away for a long weekend or short break. Croft Barn accepts bookings for short breaks. So if you fancy a few days in Cumbria to recharge your batteries then this cottage is well worth consideration.

Family holidays in Cumbria

Family Cottage BreaksCroft Barn sleeps up to 4 people so could be perfect for your family or group. So if you are looking for a family holiday in Cumbria then Croft Barn could be just the ticket.

Pet friendly cottage breaks in Cumbria

Pets welcomedIf you have a dog and you want to bring them with you on your holiday in Cumbria then... Great news! Croft Barn welcomes dogs. Often cottage owners have some restrictions on where your dog can roam in the property and there may be a small extra charge. However, there is no reason why your pet needs to miss out on the family holiday.

More about Croft Barn

Ground floor; Accommodation has gas central heating and is composed of; Hallway: With hanging space for walking gear leading to. First floor; Open plan living space. Lounge: With television/DVD, electric woodburning effect stove and dining area with views across the rooftops to Latterbarrow. Kitchen: With electric oven and hob, fridge, dishwasher, microwave and washer/dryer. Main Bedroom: With king size bed and solid pine furnishings. Second Bedroom: With twin beds and solid pine furnishings. Bathroom; With shower over bath, wash basin and toilet.

All gas, electric and bed linen included. Travel cot available.


Outside: small courtyard with seating provided. Private parking for one vehicle.

This cottage Sleeps 4

Price: £ see website


Cottage address: Croft Barn, Hawkshead, Cumbria.125112

As you can see Croft Barn is located in a great location. The perfect base for any holiday around Hawkshead. And well suited to explore the whole of Cumbria.




 Things to do & places to visit in Cumbria near Croft Barn

Fishing holiday in Cumbria?

Fishing near byIf you enjoy fishing and fancy a bit of fishing in Cumbria then Croft Barn could be perfect as there are fishing opportunities close to the cottage. You will probably need a rod licence but you can always check what's needed when you book.

There are plenty of great places to vist near Croft Barn. Take a look at out holiday ideas pages for details of many places that are well worth considering visiting whilst on holiday at Croft Barn.

tourist-information - places to go in Cumbria

Ambleside Tourist Information Centre

Central Buildings
LA22 9BS
015394 325 82

tourist-information - places to go in Cumbria

Appleby-in-Westmorland Tourist Information Centre

Friary Park
CA16 6XD
017683 511 77

tourist-information - places to go in Cumbria

Grasmere Tourist Information Centre

LA22 9SW
015394 352 45

museum - places to go in Cumbria

Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery

Castle Street
01228 534 781

castle - places to go in Cumbria

Dalton Castle

Market Place
LA15 8AX
01946 726 064

swimming-pool - places to go in Cumbria

Dalton Swimming Pool

Chapel Street
LA15 8DA
01229 631 25

museum - places to go in Cumbria

Cumberland Pencil Museum

Main Street
CA12 5NG
01768 773 626

castle - places to go in Cumbria

Naworth Castle

016977 32 29

museum - places to go in Cumbria

Solway Aviation Museum

Carlisle Airport
01228 573 823

wildlife-centre - places to go in Cumbria

Lakeland Wildlife Oasis

015395 630 27

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