Self catering in the South Lakes

Self catering in the South Lakes

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Self catering in the South Lakes - Aynsome Manor Hotel , a lovely Georgian house, is adjacent to the park. It boasts a five course dinner superbly prepared from fresh local produce, delicious home made soups, biscuits and bread rolls served in their candlelit Georgian dining room. The cellars offer a wide ranging selection of over 90 wines. There is a cosy well stocked bar. For more on Self Catering accommodation click here

Self catering in the South Lakes - Cartmel is a beautiful ancient village, with a 12th Century Priory, and numerous pubs, restaurants and shops. There is a Spa shop for essentials. The walks all round it, and from Aynsome Manor park, especially over Hempsfell are unmissable. There are plenty of guides to them the Lodge, and all the maps you will need. Aynsome Manor Hotel , a lovely Georgian house, is adjacent to the park. Set within the Lake District National Park (a World Heritage site ) its peaceful setting is characterised by the stream fed ponds and its ducks, a lovely woodland setting, old stone walls and cottages, an orchard and beautiful views of the Cartmel Valley and Hempsfell.

  • Greenbank View is in a very private, slightly elevated position on the edge of the Park.
  • Two bedrooms (one 5ft double & 1 twin, all with pocket sprung beds), ensuite shower room and family bathroom.
  • Open plan kitchen with dining area, open onto spacious sitting area with fully glazed doors to terrace and west garden.
  • Private garden on all 4 sides, with high stone walls to north and east, south facing slate terrace off living area.
  • Lovely views over Cartmel valley and towards Greenbank. Private parking for one car, and further large car park at south end of park.
  • All heating included. TV, DVD, CD & radio. Electric convector heaters and gas fire.
  • All windows double glazed.

Grange -over-Sands is only 3 miles away, and is a lovely little Edwardian resort by Morecombe Bay, with a butcher (Higginsons) voted the best butcher - England (!), some excellent fruit and veg shops and very pretty parks. For a supermarket, there is an excellent Booths in the (well worth a visit) market town of Ulverston.
Holker Hall, Cark - house, gardens, excellent caf and car museum Aynsome Manor Park is a beautifully landscaped parkland with lakes, streams, trees, lodge houses and orchard. The ducks are a permanent feature and take regular walks around the park to see everyone!

Cartmel is a beautiful ancient village, with a 12th Century Priory, and numerous pubs, restaurants and shops. There is a Spa shop for essentials. The walks all round Cartmel, and from Aynsome Manor park, especially over Hempsfell are unmissable. There are plenty of guides to them in the Lodge, and all the maps you will need.

Guests comments - 2005

‘Peaceful surroundings, lovely scenery. It's a gem..an excellent relaxing week' ..Chris & Lyn

‘Very comfortable lodge'..Don & Avril

‘Beautiful cottage. Everything perfect. Will come again'..Mr & Mrs Lodge

‘Lovely cottage'..Mr & Mrs Dugdale

‘We had some lovely sunsets'.. Mr & Mrs Cockburn

‘Lodge superb'...Nick & David

‘Great holiday. Lodge was ideal, with fantastic views..It is a beautiful little village'..

A beautiful cottage - a glorious place, thank you' ...Parker family

‘Lodge very comfortable. Hope to see you again soon'.. Bob & Lin Coote

‘This has been our Honeymoon, and it's been perfect!! Beautiful homely lodge with spectacular views'...Daniel & Sally