Prospect Cottage


6 guests

3 bedrooms

3 beds

2 bathrooms

Property Overview

Prospect Cottage is a charming, cosy holiday home located in the small village of Staveley-in-Cartmel in the Lake District National Park. Sleeping up to six guests, it’s the perfect place for family holidays and getaways with friends. Just a short distance from all of the main Lake District attractions and walks, you’ll also find beautiful views from the property with a glimpse of Windermere which is just a 5-minute walk away.


Property Details

The Space
If you are looking for a characterful cottage in a beautiful location, Prospect Cottage is the place for you.

You’ll find original features throughout this delightful home, with a black iron fireplace, wooden flooring, and high ceilings. Light floods in to the the relaxing and cosy living room, where you can sit back and relax in one of the two comfy sofas or matching armchair. Turn on the flat screen TV to enjoy Freeview and streaming apps.

Fully equipped, the kitchen has modern appliances and cookware so you can prepare meals easily. The dining area includes a table and six dining chairs, the perfect setting for home cooked meals with your loved ones.

Leading off the kitchen, you will find a second living space. This is the ideal spot to retreat after a day of exploring and enjoying delicious food and drink.

A shower room can be found on the ground floor. Home to a large walk-in shower, WC and wash basin, this space is modern and stylish.

You’ll find three bedrooms at Prospect Cottage, all of which can be found on the first floor. With muted colour palettes, specifically chosen to encourage rest, each bedroom features plush bedding and premium bed linens to ensure you have a great night’s sleep.

The first two bedrooms boast double beds, and the third bedroom has a bunk with two single beds.

The main family bathroom is located on the first floor. Beautifully designed, this space includes a bathtub with a handheld shower, a WC and a basin.

Head outside and you’ll find a small front garden with outdoor furniture where you can enjoy beautiful views across the surrounding fields. Outdoor space is also available at the rear of Prospect Cottage.

Host & Stay are committed to our owners that their homes are protected during guest bookings. For this reason, we require all our guests to transfer a Damage Deposit (refundable, subject to an administration charge) or, to purchase an Accidental Damage Waiver which will cover you for up to £500.00 of accidental damage during your stay.

Staveley-in-Cartmel was recently named one of the most upmarket villages in the UK making it very desirable for those looking for an exclusive location. Nestled within a beautiful countryside setting, you’ll find three Michelin star restaurants nearby and one of the country’s most loved tourist destinations, Lake Windermere, within driving distance.

Prospect Cottage is well located for access to all of the attractions of South Lakeland; from the coast and Furness Peninsulas to all levels of Lakeland walks from the challenging and iconic routes of Coniston Old Man, the Langdales Helvelyn and Scafell to countless less challenging paths in places like Elterwater, Tarn Hows near Hawkshead, Helm Crag near Grasmere and Catbells near Keswick.

Gummers How, known as the perfect family Wainwright, is a short walk from the house with stunning 360 degree views of the fells and peninsulas. Fell Foot Park is a 5-minute walk from the cottage which gives excellent access to the south shore of lake Windermere where you can hire rowing boats and canoes. Take the ferry to Lakeside to join the Windermere steamers, or go wild swimming or visit the National Trust Cafe.

As well as easy access to the fells of the South Lakes, the new Cumbrian Coastal Path gives easy access to the Furness Peninsula and along the coast to Walney Island with its nature reserves and colony of seals to the sand dunes of Sandscale Hawes famous for its colony of natterjack toads.

Getting Around
The closest train station to Staveley-in-Cartmel is Cark & Cartmel, 8 miles away from the village. From here, there are direct routes to Barrow-in-Furness, Bolton, Carlisle, Chorley, Lancaster, Manchester, Preston, Ulverston, Whitehaven and Workington.

The closest airport to Staveley-in-Cartmel is Leeds Bradford, 71 miles away from the village.

  • Bathtub
  • Bed linens
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Cleaning Disinfection
  • Cookware
  • Dishes and silverware
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Enhanced cleaning practices
  • Essentials
  • Family/kid friendly
  • Free parking on premises
  • Garden or backyard
  • Hair dryer
  • Hangers
  • Heating
  • High touch surfaces disinfected
  • Hot water
  • Indoor fireplace
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Private entrance
  • Refrigerator
  • Rural
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke detector
  • Stove
  • Suitable for children (2-12 years)
  • Suitable for infants (under 2 years)
  • TV
  • Toaster
  • Towels provided
  • Village
  • Washer

Guests have access to the full property. The keys are accessed via a key safe box and full details will be provided prior to your stay.

Private on-site parking is available at Prospect Cottage.

The rear garden at Prospect Cottage is uneven and accessible via a bridge. Children should be closely supervised at all times when using the rear garden.

Check-in: 16:00

Checkout: 10:00

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