Situated within the grounds of the owners home, with its own private garden and stunning open views, Whitefoot Lodge offers comfortable accommodation which is ideally located for exploring the South Lakes. Located in the small Lakeland village of Burneside, this detached, single-storey timber lodge offers a peaceful retreat, ideal for couples or families seeking a relaxing break away from the busier tourist towns. There is a spacious open plan living area with French doors that lead out to the decking. Perfect for al fresco dining, the furnished patio and adjacent lawned garden offer lovely unspoilt views over the surrounding countryside. There is also a wooded area next to the lodge which provides some much needed shade in hotter weather.
The village has a local pub, fish and chip shop, grocery store and a bakery. Burneside is just 10 miles from the M6, making it a very accessible gateway in to the Lakes. The village also has a train station with services into Windermere and Oxenholme, which then connects to the West Coast Mainline. A wider range of amenities including a good selection of individual shops, high street stores, supermarkets, pubs, cafes and restaurants can be found in the bustling town of Kendal, just 3 miles away.
Other popular towns and villages in the South Lakes area worth visiting include Windermere, 9 miles, Ambleside, 11 miles, Hawkshead, 16 miles, and Coniston, 18 miles. There are several stately homes and gardens in the area including Levens Hall and Sizergh Castle, both within a 15-minute drive, and Holker Hall, near Grange-over-Sands, is just 30 minutes’ away. Families with children will enjoy a visit to The World of Beatrix Potter attraction, 9 miles, Lakeside Aquarium and Motor Museum, 19 miles. Slightly further afield is the South Lakes Zoo at 30 miles.
Close to the Dales Way, there are plenty of walking opportunities in the area from a gentle stroll along the River Kent to more challenging fell top walks. Other popular activities include fell running, climbing, water sports and cycling. A popular place for mountain biking is Grizedale Forest, 24 miles, which has a lovely sculpture trail as well as the GoApe treetop adventure and segway experience that the whole family will enjoy.
Whitefoot Lodge is well located for exploring the Yorkshire Dales National Park, with the popular towns of Sedbergh and Ingleton just a 30-minute drive away. With excellent walks, beautiful scenery and plenty to see and do for all the family, Whitefoot Lodge is the perfect choice for a Lakeland break all year round. Shop and pub ¼ mile, restaurant 2 miles.
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4 steps down to entrance. All on the ground floor.
Open plan living space: With wooden floor.
Living area: With electric coal-effect fire, 42" Freeview TV, DVD player and French doors leading to decking.
Kitchen area: With breakfast area, electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge and freezer.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Shower room: With shower cubicle, toilet and tiled floor.
Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and highchair available on request.
Lawned garden with decked sitting-out area, garden furniture and BBQ. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.
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