Very tranquil place, great getaway for the family with the lakes only a short drive one-way and Blackpool a short drive the other way. Hosts were very hospitable and left a home made Victoria sponge upon arrival - a very nice touch!
We wouldn't have been going twice a year for the last 4/5 years if it hadn't been Good. Just relax, as you arrive.
A really relaxing holiday in first class accommodation in a beautiful location. We have stayed in all but one of the cottages and at various times during the years and have never been disappointed. Highly recommended.
Our extended family of 10 ranged from 7 years old to 75 and everyone loved it. The cottage has everything you would expect and more. The Aga was a lovely new experience for us and kept the kitchen area toasty warm (it was a chilly August week). The attention to detail on all the kitchen utensils and crockery/glassware was exceptional. There was plenty of space for us all with the bedrooms and bathrooms, and we loved spending time in the conservatory when it was too rainy to be in the private garden. The children loved the freedom of the tennis court, play area and field, all safely within...more
We had a fabulous time at woodpecker cottage We organised it for my sister's birthday and my son home from New Zealand. The cottage has everything that you need and the layout makes it a wonderful social hub, it is so much better compared to other large rentals that have separate downstairs rooms. There were 15 of us but it still felt very spacious We all had a lovely relaxing time and it made it more special after 3 month's of lockdown We took our own food for the weekend because we weren't sure about booking a restaurant with there being so many of us and it worked out really wel...more