Garden Cottage provides self catering accommodation for 10 people in the quiet environs of Thornthwaite near Keswick. Set amidst private landscaped gardens, Garden Cottage is a short walk from the shores of Bassenthwaite Lake.
The owners have worked hard to create a unique and spacious living space filled with light and some lovely distinctive features. The attention to detail throughout is exceptional, from the stylish bathrooms to the bespoke kitchen.
Thornthwaite is at the foot of Whinlatter Forest where there are mountain bike trails, family bike rides and walks, a Go Ape course and a visitor centre with café. Thornthwaite also boasts an art gallery with its own tearoom. In nearby Braithwaite there are three excellent pubs, or for a special treat, venture up the Whinlatter Pass to the Cottage in the Wood, a superb restaurant with unbeatable views of Skiddaw.
Keswick is only 4 miles away and Cockermouth is 8 miles away. Both are pleasant market towns with independent shops, good pubs, restaurants and bars. Keswick has its own Art Deco cinema and the award winning Theatre by the Lake.