Good news everyone! Now with the promised new sofas! Yay! (See updated photos! ... and has much reduced cobwebs!!!) WiFi (although not super fast - see below) Blea Brows enjoys a fantastic secluded setting in Arthur Ransome's Swallows and Amazons country! It is a f
“Peaceful, lovely serene location next to the lake ”
Reviewed 5 Jun 2017
Our family of 6 (2 adults, 2 children & 2 dogs) have just returned from a lovely 3 day break at Blea Brows, Coniston.
The cottage has everything you need and is in a perfect location.
The garden w… More
Thanks for your lovely review - so pleased you have had a great break! Brantwood is so worth a visit! Sounds like you had a wonderful time - and thanks for the tip about the pub and ice cream shop in Hawkshead - we'll check it out next time we are up! We look forward to your next visit!
“Wonderful! Simply Wonderful”
Reviewed 24 Oct 2017
The cottage was everything we had hoped for and more. Even the 2 periods without electricity didn't dampen our joy. The owners were warm and very accommodating to my 3 dogs. Its a real hansel and Gre… More
Ah thanks. What a lovely review! Glad both you and your dogs enjoyed it! Yes, it's a little worn - we're hoping to update the sofas as soon as we're able. Thanks again. It's always a pleasure when people enjoy it as much as we do. 10% discount for returners!! Regards, Phil and Kate
“Great location by the lake”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2013
We had a great family holiday!
We have been going to the Lake District for many years however for the last couple of years we have been to the west coast Scotland so we were concerned whether the Lak… More
Wow! What a fabulous review. Thank you so much for your helpful comments. We really value the extra information you've given us about the Tesco delivery and BT Hotspots (not something that I know anything about!) and we'll definitely add that to the details. So pleased your holiday was a success. We'd love to see you there again. 10% off for returners! All the best, Phil and Kate.
The Farmhouse is a characterful, white washed 17th century farmhouse set in a secluded 1.2 acres of woodland with private lake access (shared with two other cottages) leading to the beautiful waters of lake Coniston.
Situated in an enviable spot, the cottage is an ide
Stopped for 3 night's 11th-14th December 2017 as a family of 4. Loved the cottage so relaxing and quite and what a view from the bottom of the garden of the lake. Would definitely stop again. Cheers… More
We're really pleased you enjoyed your stay. Would love to welcome you all back again
“Cosy and comfortable”
Reviewed 12 Oct 2016
I've stayed in the cottage before but this time it was less enjoyable. It's still comfortable and cosy and well equipped, as well as nicely situated out of the way.
When we arrived, however, there… More