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One of two unique Lake District holiday cottages with stunning views over Bassenthwaite Lake & the Northern fells.

Terms and Conditions

The Hawthorns – Self Catering Terms & Conditions


Low Season (start of November to end of March) – bookings begin and end on a Saturday. We offer short breaks (minimum 3 night stay).

High Season (April to end of October) – bookings begin and end on a Saturday. We would only offer short breaks for late availability.


A £100 deposit is required on booking. A booking is only firm once a full deposit is received and written confirmation sent. Balance is payable 28 days before arrival.


Whilst we fully appreciate that accidents happen we request that you notify us of any breakages or damage as they occur then they can be rectified for the next guests. A charge may have to be levied.


The cottage will be ready for you at 4.00 pm. If you arrive earlier and want to leave the car at the cottage you are very welcome to do so.


We ask guests to vacate the cottage by 10.00 am and we would be extremely grateful if you can leave the cottage tidy.


We ask that payment is made by cheque.

Included in your payment is bedding, towels, heating and electricity. There will be a welcome pack for you including milk, eggs, bread, butter, marmalade, tea and coffee.