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  • VisitEngland 5 Star Self-catering
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Self-catering with 1 unit £490 pupw sleeps 2


Cuckoo's Nest

Cuckoo's Nest


The Cuckoos Nest is cosy and comfortable and ideally situated in the heart of Ambleside although the hustle and bustle outside does not spoil the privacy and romantic atmosphere inside.

Children welcomeRadioTelevisionSatellite TVPacked lunches providedIroning facilitiesPrivate parkingDogs/pets NOT acceptedCentral heatingLaundry facilitiesFreezerMicrowave cookerDishwasherLinen providedFishingGolf available (onsite or nearby)Cycles for hireCleaning serviceVisa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedAmerican Express acceptedWiFi or internet accessLeisure club (onsite or nearby)DVD playerCD playerEuros acceptedHairdryerStaff fluent in PolishBreakfast available

Membership of local leisure club, just a few minutes walk away. Very central to Ambleside, cinema, restaurants and pubs within 2 minutes' walk. Children welcome from any age.


Compston Road,
LA22 9DJ


Compston Road,
LA22 9DJ



Plan route to Cuckoo's Nest using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: NY 375043  Lat: 54.43027 Long: -2.96492

From M6 jct 36 follow A590/A591 through Windermere to Ambleside. Continue through Ambleside, you will pass Smallwood House Hotel, we are on the right of the hotel. Train to Windermere, bus/taxi outside station, bus 555 to Ambleside.


  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • RadioRadio
  • TelevisionTelevision
  • Satellite TVSatellite TV
  • Packed lunches providedPacked lunches provided
  • Ironing facilitiesIroning facilities
  • Private parkingPrivate parking
  • Dogs/pets NOT acceptedDogs/pets NOT accepted
  • Central heatingCentral heating
  • Laundry facilitiesLaundry facilities
  • FreezerFreezer
  • Microwave cookerMicrowave cooker
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Linen providedLinen provided
  • FishingFishing
  • Golf available (onsite or nearby)Golf available (onsite or nearby)
  • Cycles for hireCycles for hire
  • Cleaning serviceCleaning service
  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedVisa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
  • American Express acceptedAmerican Express accepted
  • WiFi or internet accessWiFi or internet access
  • Leisure club (onsite or nearby)Leisure club (onsite or nearby)
  • DVD playerDVD player
  • CD playerCD player
  • Euros acceptedEuros accepted
  • HairdryerHairdryer
  • Staff fluent in PolishStaff fluent in Polish
  • Breakfast availableBreakfast available

Membership of local leisure club, just a few minutes walk away. Very central to Ambleside, cinema, restaurants and pubs within 2 minutes' walk. Children welcome from any age.


    Mature / Senior Couple R M
    Folkestone, United Kingdom
    19 July 2016
    Rated as 5 out of 5


    The cottage was very clean and tidy,with everything you need for self-catering stay.It was surprisingly spacious with lovely welcome gift of home made scones.
    Ideally located in centre of Ambleside with shops,pubs,restaurants,takeaways and cinema all within 2 minutes walk.
    Lake Windermere only 1 mile away and lovely walks available starting in Ambleside.

    Reply from Cuckoo's Nest at 21 Jul 2016

    Thank you, hope to see you again soon.

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    Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


    • Parking for Single unit properties:
      • YesParking space provided
      • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
    • Parking for Multiple unit properties:
    • Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
      • YesSolid ie tarmac / concrete etc
    • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
      • YesFlat (i.e. without steps)


    • YesSink taps have lever handles
    • YesSeating available in kitchen


    • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to:
      • YesToilet and bathroom
      • YesOne or more bedrooms
      • YesLounge

    Bed/ Bathrooms

    • YesBedrooms available with non-allergic bedding (ie non-feather pillows)
    • Bathrooms available with:
      • YesSeparate shower unit
      • YesBath
    • YesTaps in bathroom with lever handles available