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7 Nights See prices

  • £450  to  £580

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Short Breaks

  • The property is only available for a minimum of 7 nights

Key Information

  • Sleeps


  • Bedrooms

    1 Room

  • Min Nights

    7 (all year)

  • Children

    No Children

  • WiFi


  • Dogs

    No Dogs

  • Bathrooms


  • Access

    Ground floor

  • Star Rating

    4 Star

About Forest Field

Forest Field is situated within an unspoilt, picturesque, peaceful Lakeland countryside position of the Rusland Valley, South of the Lake District and provides the perfect self-catering retreat for couples who want to explore this beautiful area.

The holiday cottage makes the perfect place from which to explore the many attractions of the Lake District. For those who enjoy walking, there are miles of footpaths and ancient tracks to explore or you can take a leisurely drive through beautiful countryside along the quiet lanes. Alternatively you can simply relax in the pretty wild gardens (see photos below) or take a picnic down to the summerhouse and look across the pond - the surrounding countryside is simply stunning.

Within easy reach are popular attractions such as Grizedale Forest, Hawkshead, Lake Windermere (ten minute drive) and Lake Coniston (ten minute drive - see last photo on bottom row), making this delightful holiday cottage a perfect base to explore the Lake District.

Closeby is the pretty market town of Ulverston (only six miles away) and further afield are the Yorkshire Dales and the Northern Lakes with Keswick at their very heart.

Locally there are a number of very good eating establishments and the 'local' can be found just a mile walk across the fields.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Mary & Mike Postle joined Independent Cottages in November 2007

Enquire online:

Book online (via owner's website):

Amenities / Facilities

  • Off-Road Parking
  • Pub Nearby
  • Bike Storage
  • Golf Nearby
  • Kingsize +
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • WiFi

Location (The Lake District)

Accommodation is self contained and the holiday cottage has its own private entrance and is adjacent to the owners house, so they are on hand should you need any advice or assistance during your holiday.

The accommodation is designed for two people, is on one level, centrally heated and has been designed with your comfort in mind. Detailed attention has been paid to the decor and furnishing, giving the cottage a sense of taste to blend in with the surrounding landscape. The cottage is non smoking and regrettably pets and children can not be accommodated.

Accommodation and facilities comprise:

  • Sitting room with easy chairs, dining area, flat screen television, DVD player, radio and book case. This room also benefits from views over the garden and the Lakeland countryside beyond.
  • Well equipped kitchen with all the facilities you would expect such as such as double ceramic hob, oven, microwave, fridge with freezer compartment.
  • Separate laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer. Additional freezer.
  • Bedroom - reached from the sitting room through double doors. Beds can be arranged to give a king-size double or twin.
  • Luxury bathroom with separate power shower, large bath, wash basin with vanity unit, toilet in alcove, heated towel rail.

Outside: From the lane a gate takes you to an enclosed sunny terrace with garden. There are garden walks with seating and a summer house. Private parking on site. Secure facility for bike storage.

Additional information: Prices include heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and tea towels. Free WiFi. To welcome you, the owners provide tea, coffee, milk, biscuits or cake, a loaf of freshly baked bread from our local bakery and a pack of toiletries.

Prices: Short breaks available during April, May and October (excluding Bank Holidays) charged at £255 - £275 Monday to Friday (three nights); Friday – Monday (four nights). Five and six nights charged at the weekly rate.

Star Rating: 4 Star

Forest Field Tariff & Supplementary Information

Season Weekly Rate Short Breaks

Fri, 15th Apr 2022 - Thu, 26th May 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights

Short breaks
not available

Fri, 27th May 2022 - Thu, 2nd Jun 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights

Short breaks
not available

Fri, 3rd Jun 2022 - Thu, 14th Jul 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights

Short breaks
not available

Fri, 15th Jul 2022 - Thu, 1st Sep 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights

Short breaks
not available

Fri, 2nd Sep 2022 - Thu, 29th Sep 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights

Short breaks
not available

Fri, 30th Sep 2022 - Thu, 27th Oct 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights

Short breaks
not available

Fri, 23rd Dec 2022 - Thu, 5th Jan 2023
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights

Short breaks
not available

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 2 in 1 bedroom (Can be made up as king-size double or twin room)
Sorry, the owner does not accept pets
Ground floor accommodation
No smoking
Preferred Arrival Day:
Payment Options:
Paypal, Cheque, Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
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Owner Area

Mary & Mike Postle
Member Since November 2007

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A cosy cottage in a lesser known part of the Lake District National Park. Away from it all yet within easy reach of all the main attractions. Relax and explore the Lovely Lakeland garden.

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Forest Field 18 Month Availability Calendar

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* Calendar last updated: 20th May 2022