Morven Cottage, Keswick, Lake District

"Wonderful cottage - the best we have ever stayed in. Lovely to open the curtains and see the beautiful mountains"

"Lovely cottage in the perfect location for  exploring Keswick and the surrounding area."

"First visit to the cottage, it won't be our last."

"We can't fault Morven Cottage; roomy, warm, very comfortable and very convenient. Many thanks!"

"All we expected and more; a perfect location."

"Morven Cottage is becoming our second home! A wonderful week, relaxing and comfortable, we love it!"

"A truly perfect holiday in a truly perfect location. We will be back next year!"

"We have been coming to the Lake District for over 35 years and have found Morven Cottage the most comfortable and well-equipped cottage we have stayed in."

"Another relaxing, enjoyable week. Morven Cottage continues to be comfortable, well-equipped and an excellent homely base for our Lake District activities."

"A very comfortable cottage in a wonderful location for walking in beautiful countryside. Hope to be back next year!"

NOTE: we can now accept payment by credit or debit card. Simply forward your card details (long number, expiry date, CVV code, together with postcode) by telephone (017687 74324), by text (07565 008326) or by e-mail (information@keswickholidaycottages.co.uk).

Morven Cottage has been regularly inspected by Visit England at 4 stars (excellent standard throughout; latest inspection December 2019). During 2017 Morven Cottage was let for 48 out of 52 weeks (we need to keep some weeks free for redecoration); for 36 of these 48 weeks the guests had stayed with us before and had chosen to rebook.

street map of Keswick showing the location of Morven Cottage

Morven Cottage has modern energy efficient gas central heating, unlimited hot water, and is fully double glazed. It provides very comfortable, warm and clean accommodation for 4 adults/children and one travel cot. The cottage has a private patio/garden area with table and chairs. All bed linen (except for the cot) and towels are supplied and all heating costs are covered within the rental.

The accommodation is as follows:

Kitchen: modern fitted kitchen with quality appliances including an electric oven and hob, extractor hood, microwave oven, fridge freezer, washing machine and separate vented tumble dryer, electric kettle, Dualit toaster, Dualit espresso machine, electric iron and ironing board, vacuum cleaner and DAB digital radio. A high chair is available.

Living room: this room has two leather sofas, a dining table and chairs, an oak bookcase and coffee tables. For entertainment there is a high definition 32" LED television with Humax Freesat HD record system (over 150 digital television channels (with hard drive recording and access to on-demand television through BBC iPlayer, ITV player, All 4, demand 5 and Youtube), together with over 80 digital radio channels), DVD player and a CD hi-fi system. There is a selection of films on DVD (including the Julia Bradbury series Wainwright Walks), and a bookcase containing full sets of Wainwright and Ordnance Survey Lake District fell guides together with several up to date guide books for the area including a number aimed at families.

Bedrooms: two bedrooms (one with a double bed and one with twin beds), each with views over Skiddaw and Blencathra, both well furnished and decorated, and each with wardrobes, drawers, bedside tables with lamps and radio alarm clocks. A hairdryer is available. The twin bedroom has its own ensuite toilet and wash basin. A travel cot is available.

Bathroom: the bathroom is a large room with bath, separate shower room, washbasin, large towel radiator, toilet and razor point. There is unlimited hot water available. The twin bedroom also has its own ensuite toilet and wash basin.

Porch: heated with large towel / drying radiator with bench and storage areas for coats, boots and push chairs and a full relief map of the Lake District helpful for planning walks.

 

Morven Cottage is no-smoking but one well-behaved dog is welcome.

At present the following dates are available over the next 15 months (2020 dates in blue, 2021 dates in green; this page is updated regularly):

    Jul 4 - Jul 11   Jul 11 - Jul 18   Jul 18 - Jul 25 booked
Jul 25  - Aug 1 booked Aug 1 - Aug 8 booked Aug 8 - Aug 15 booked Aug 15 - Aug 22 725
Aug 22 - Aug 29 booked Aug 29 - Sep 5 655 Sep 5 - Sep 12 booked Sep 12 - Sep 19 booked
Sep 19 - Sep 26 booked Sep 26 - Oct 3 booked Oct 3 - Oct 10 booked Oct 10 - Oct 17 booked
Oct 17 - Oct 24 booked Oct 24 - Oct 31 625 Oct 31 - Nov 7 495 Nov 7 - Nov 14 booked
Nov 14 - Nov 21 booked Nov 21 - Nov 28 325 Nov 28 - Dec 5 booked Dec 5 - Dec 12 325
Dec 12 - Dec 19 425 Dec 19 - Dec 27* booked Dec 27* - Jan 2 booked Jan 2 - Jan 9 335
Jan 9 - Jan 16 335 Jan 16 - Jan 23 335 Jan 23 - Jan 30 335 Jan 30 - Feb 6 335
Feb 6 - Feb 13 335 Feb 13 - Feb 20 475 Feb 20 - Feb 27 345 Feb 27 - Mar 6 375
Mar 6 - Mar 13 375 Mar 13 - Mar 20 375 Mar 20 - Mar 27 395 Mar 27 - Apr 3 545
Apr 3 - Apr 10 545 Apr 10 - Apr 17 545 Apr 17 - Apr 24 495 Apr 24 - May 1 495
May 1 - May 8 495 May 9 - May 15 495 May 15 - May 22 495 May 22 - May 29 495
May 29 - Jun 5 575 Jun 5 - Jun 12 525 Jun 12 - Jun 19 555 Jun 19 - Jun 26 595
Jun 26 - Jul 3 595 Jul 3 - Jul 10 595 Jul 10 - Jul 17 625 Jul 17 - Jul 24 755
Jul 24 - Jul 31 755 Jul 31 - Aug 7 755 Aug 7 - Aug 14 725 Aug 14 - Aug 21 725
Aug 21 - Aug 28 725 Aug 28 - Sep 4 655 Sep 4 - Sep 11 625 Sep 11 - Sep 18 595

(please remember that all bed linen (except for the cot) and towels are supplied and all heating costs are covered within the rental of the cottage)

Note that all weeks run Saturday to Saturday (except those including Sun Dec 27 marked as * above). An initial payment of 100 is required to reserve any week (please e-mail or telephone to confirm that a week is still available and to make a preliminary booking). The balance remaining should be paid two weeks before the stay together with a refundable deposit of 50 which will be returned within 10 days of the end of the holiday if there are no breakages or damage. This deposit does not apply if you have stayed with us before.

To make a preliminary booking or for further enquiries please contact David Brown at

mail: information@keswickholidaycottages.co.uk

telephone: (017687)74324

cottage postcode for SatNav: CA12 4DD

member of the Keswick Tourism Association

member of Quality in Tourism (current inspection 4 Stars)

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