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5 The Banks

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The main entrance round the back
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50 reviews
The main entrance round the back
5 The Banks
Easy to start gas fire
Welcoming
Modern bright kitchen
Microwave/oven.....new hob and cooker
Kitchen leading to porch/utility room
Breakfast .... John Lewis crockery
Breakfast for 2 or 4...
Chill time...
Bathroom
Newly refurbished bathroom with overhead shower and shaving point
Large bedroom…plenty of hanging space and drawers
Kingsize bed...John Lewis mattress
Morning coffee on the patio......or evening wine :)
Bedroom with small double…cosy
Complimentary bathroom luxuries
Porch/utility room with washer/dryer
Main bedroom
Fresh linen and fluffy towels
Main bedroom…lots of bedtime reading for you
Kingsize bed….so comfortable
Books to read….games to play
Lovely homely touches
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Staveley, Kendal, Lake District, Cumbria, England
5 The Banks came 'to market' (May 2014) It has had a thorough refurbishment achieving a very high standard of finish and quality furnishings. This cosy 'boutique style' cottage is where you can relax, feel comfortable and unwind. Whether it's a romantic getaway or time away with friends, your stay should be very comfortable with all that you need around you.

There is a kingsize bed in a good sized room and a small double bed in the smaller room. A modern bathroom with an 'overbath shower'.

The modern kitchen is fully equipped with all that you would need to make an evening meal or a hearty breakfast before heading off for the day.

There is a small patio area by the back porch where you can have drinks and nibbles on a warm evening.

The preferred entrance to the cottage is through the porch at the back of...
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Listing #HL1740028
About the Owner
Eileen A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time we have stayed in this lovely comfortable cottage. It has everything you need, plenty of cooking utensils comfortable beds, also comfortable seating living room. It's 2mins from the train station, and a few mins more to the great Hawkshead brewery...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2018

Getting to Staveley from Bath turned into a nightmare due to a storm cutting all trains into the Lake District. A four hour trip turned into eight, but as soon as we got to the apartment we couldn’t help but feel at home. The details....More

Thank mehappythought
Eileen A, VR Owner at 5 The Banks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Ah thank you so much for lovely response to your time spent at our cottage. We stay there whenever we can so a lot of thought did go into putting it together. Hope your onward journey was less eventful. Take care Eileen and Graham

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Reviewed 25 May 2018

This is a very luxurious cottage with beautiful interiors. It has all the home comforts and a bit more! It represents fantastic value. The location is superb for Kendal, Windermere and Ambleside. Staveley is a lovely town with plenty to offer. The owners are great...More

Thank Gcs1903
Amenities
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    1 Queen
Availability
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
$173
£90
$192
£100
$1,058
£550
6 Jul 2018 -
23 Aug 2018
Default
3 nights
$183
£95
$212
£110
$1,058
£550
24 Aug 2018 -
30 Aug 2018
Default
3 nights
$202
£105
$212
£110
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31 Aug 2018 -
18 Oct 2018
Default
2 nights
$183
£95
$202
£105
$1,058
£550
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Cleaning fee: $58 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $96 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Windermere has the largest natural Lake In England. You can take boat rides here. Booths supermarket is by the station (handy if you wish to shop before getting the train back) This bustling town has plenty of shops and eateries.
It is well known for its natural beauty and variety of walks however there there are also plenty of other outdoor activities including horse riding, golf, sailing and climbing.

Bowness-on-Windermere further along the road from Windermere is an excellent centre for boating activities, with over 10,000 boats registered.

Kendal is about 4 miles from Staveley and is home to 2 castles, 2 museums and a host of historical buildings and bridges. It is well placed to cater for everyone's holiday needs. Kendal has all the high street stores plus many eateries and c...
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Getting around
It's probably easiest with a car -however there are good bus/train links to the rest of the Lakes towns;Windermere/Ambleside/Grasmere/Keswick etc .
You can easily walk into the village for the Brewery /Eagle and Child pub or one of the four Cafes!
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Railway: Staveley: 0.1 km
Take Junction 36 of the M6 and take the A590 heading towards Kendal and Windermere. Then after approx 4 miles take the A591 heading for Windermere.

The turn off for Staveley is a right turn off this road.

From the M6 to the Staveley turnoff is about 10 miles.

Once you've taken the turn for Staveley.....you'll go over the railway line then after about quarter of a mile turn left by The Eagle & Child pub. Carry on and this will take you to The Banks.

5 The Banks
Staveley
Nr Kendal
Cumbria LA8 9NE
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby.
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