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Covid-19: We are very happy to be open again, we have been working on how we can minimise the impact of coronavirus an ensure that you have a safe, comfortable and relaxed break at Pepper Cottage you will find:

- A well equipped kitchen
- Fast Wi-Fi.
- TVs set up ready to steam with iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4, Netflix and Disney +
- Private outdoor spaces

This is in addition to our flexible booking conditions and extra cleaning!

Pepper Cottage

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7 Nights See prices

  • £656  to  £1188

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Short Breaks From

  • £91 p/night
    2 night min. (off peak only)

Key Information

  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    7 (peak)
    2 (off peak)

  • Children

    Yes

  • WiFi

    Yes

  • Dogs

    Yes
    2 Dogs

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Access
    G

    Ground floor
    Living

  • Log Burner

About Pepper Cottage

Pepper Cottage sleeps four guests and provides a high degree of comfort, perfectly blending together the charm and tranquility of a country setting with stylish bang up-to-date facilities. Spend your days exploring the Southern Lakes then return home to this oasis of calm with everything provided to immediately relax and unwind including two fabulous shower/bathrooms with waterfall showers (plus a free standing bath in one!), modern kitchen with mountain views and white units topped with granite, and a large television for snuggling up and watching your favourite movie in front of the log burner.

Perfectly sandwiched between the pretty village of Hawkshead and Ambleside, Pepper Cottage sits in the tiny hamlet of Knipefold with superb walking and cycling from the front door and magnificent views over the rolling valley. The renown Drunken Duck Inn with its fine ales and excellent food is just a mile away (make sure you book in advance as it is exceptionally popular), and slightly closer is The Outgate Inn serving hearty pub food and a good pint. You also have the choice of four other pubs in Hawkshead so no shortage of places to enjoy a meal out!

The area offers an abundance of attractions. Coniston Water is a short drive away offering a host of water-based activities, as well as 'The Old Man' for those up for the challenge. Esthwaite Water, close to Hawkshead may be one of the areas smaller lakes but it offers excellent opportunities for fishing. And for mountain bikers (and walkers), Grizedale Forest is a must (you can park at High Cross just a mile from the cottage or the main visitors centre five miles away) with superb tracks and trails with sculptures along the way and a cafe (dog-friendly) for when you are needing refreshments. There is also a Go-Ape at the forest for a tree top adventure.

Should you get an inclement day, head to Ambleside and browse the shops, take in a film at the Cinema or have some indoor activity on the climbing wall. Visit Muncaster's haunted Castle with the Hawk and Owl Centre, the Beatrix Potter Gallery in Hawkshead or Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's farmhouse where you can step back in time and follow in the writers footsteps. The Lakeland Motor Museum is another good attraction to visit at Backbarrow with an impressive 30,000 vehicles, from bikes to classic cars.

Whether you simply want to relax, lace up your walking boots and hike the hills or discover the beauty of the area and its many attractions, Pepper Cottage provides a warm welcome at any time of the year.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Will Coley joined Independent Cottages in March 2017


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Amenities / Facilities

  • Log Burner
  • Luxury
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Cot
  • Pub Nearby
  • Bike Storage
  • Kingsize +
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Smart TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • WiFi
  • Eco / Green
  • Electric Vehicle Charging
    EV

Location (The Lake District)

Accommodation comprises:

  • Open-plan living at the very heart of the house with three areas for cooking, dining and relaxing. The kitchen is beautifully presented with stylish gloss white units topped with striking granite, microwave, dishwasher, electric oven/induction hob, fridge with ice compartment, washing machine and tumble dryer. This area has fabulous views of the mountains with bar stools allowing you to sit and enjoy them whilst chatting to the cook as they prepare supper with a glass of wine. The sitting area has comfy leather seating in front of a large fifty inch wall mounted Smart television with surround sound (WiFi internet and Chromecast allow you to stream movies). There is also a log burner and large glass bi-fold doors that let the outside flood in, providing access out onto the patio. The dining area has a table seating six guests.
  • With lovely valley views to wake up to, the master bedroom has a king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with freestanding bath, wash basin, WC and separate walk-in waterfall shower.
  • Twin bedroom offering plenty of space for children or adults.
  • Wet room with WC, wash basin and waterfall shower.

Outside: The patio affords a sunny south facing aspect and provides a lovely place for alfresco dining (BBQ provided) whilst soaking up the peace and tranquility. There is also a gravel terrace with seating and garden where children can play and dogs can wander. Bike storage is secure for those bringing bikes.

Additional information: An additional fee of £75 is charged per rental to ensure the cottage is spotless and cleaned thoroughly in between lets. Within this price some basic essentials will be provided including fresh bed linen, towels, and some toiletries. Underfloor heating throughout and a log burner keep the cottage cosy during the cooler months. Electricity and heating included in the price. Cot and high chair available at an additional cost of £20 each. No smoking. Up to three dogs are welcome (no extra charge).

Pepper Cottage Tariff & Supplementary Information

Season Weekly Rate Short Breaks

Tue, 4th Jan 2022 - Thu, 17th Feb 2022
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 2
Short break prices:
2 nights: £182 - £200 | 3 nights: £273 - £291 | 4 nights: £364 - £382 | 5 nights: £455 - £473 | 6 nights: £555 - £564
Additional Notes: 10% Weekly discount £85 cleaning fee per booking.

7 Nights
£656

2 Nights
From
£182


Fri, 18th Feb 2022 - Sun, 27th Feb 2022
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 2
Short break prices:
2 nights: £278 - £306 | 3 nights: £417 - £445 | 4 nights: £556 - £584 | 5 nights: £695 - £723 | 6 nights: £848 - £862
Additional Notes: Save 10% for week long stays Cleaning fee £85

7 Nights
£960

2 Nights
From
£278


Mon, 28th Feb 2022 - Thu, 31st Mar 2022
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 2
Short break prices:
2 nights: £230 - £252 | 3 nights: £345 - £367 | 4 nights: £460 - £482 | 5 nights: £575 - £597 | 6 nights: £701 - £712
Additional Notes: Save 10% for weekly stay Cleaning fe £85

7 Nights
£808

2 Nights
From
£230


Fri, 1st Apr 2022 - Sun, 24th Apr 2022
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 2
Short break prices:
2 nights: £290 - £318 | 3 nights: £435 - £463 | 4 nights: £580 - £608 | 5 nights: £725 - £753 | 6 nights: £884 - £898
Additional Notes: 10% weekly discount £85 cleaning fee

7 Nights
£998

2 Nights
From
£290


Mon, 25th Apr 2022 - Thu, 26th May 2022
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 2
Short break prices:
2 nights: £278 - £306 | 3 nights: £417 - £445 | 4 nights: £556 - £584 | 5 nights: £695 - £723 | 6 nights: £848 - £862
Additional Notes: Save 10% for week long stays Cleaning fee £85

7 Nights
£960

2 Nights
From
£278


Fri, 27th May 2022 - Thu, 30th Jun 2022
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 2
Short break prices:
2 nights: £290 - £318 | 3 nights: £435 - £463 | 4 nights: £580 - £608 | 5 nights: £725 - £753 | 6 nights: £884 - £898
Additional Notes: 10% weekly discount £85 cleaning fee

7 Nights
£998

2 Nights
From
£290


Fri, 1st Jul 2022 - Thu, 1st Sep 2022
Changeover: Saturday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£1,188

Short breaks
not available

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms (1 King & 1 Twin)
Children:
Yes
Dogs/Pets:
2 dogs welcome
Accessibility:
Ground floor accommodation
Smoking:
No smoking
Preferred Arrival Day:
Saturday
Payment Options:
Paypal, Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
Help combat online fraud. Speak to the owner on our officially verified number: +44(0)7845955699 before paying by bank transfer.
Please discuss any requirements regarding your pet(s) with the property owner.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

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Will Coley
Member Since March 2017

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Pepper Cottage 18 Month Availability Calendar

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* Calendar last updated: 22nd January 2022