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Heights View, Haverthwaite, Cumbria, LA12 8AL
Proprietors: Janet & Nigel Dean

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... we had a great holiday and would use your cottage again... ..December 2017

... Bungalow was lovely. Great location. Just ideal for what we needed .....November 2017

We had a very enjoyable visit to the Lake District, we had a fantastic time.....July 2017

... The cottage was perfect for us, with plenty of room and everything provided that we needed. It was easy to find by car and was also close to Ulverston train station, which was very useful. Thank you so much for letting us stay - we will definitely come again if we are in the area!..July 2017

...Thank you for a lovely weekend. It was a beautiful house to spend the few days we had as a family.....March 2017

... Thanks again for the stay in your cottage, we had a lovely weekend.... ..February 2017

...Had a lovely stay at this cottage with a group of friends for my birthday. Everything we needed was provided. Also convenient for Anglers Arms with good food and Haverthwaite Train Station. Would recommend :).....February 2017

... We look forward to staying with you the same time next year, if not before...November 2016

Thank you for accommodating us ... The house was ideal and M and grandad loved being so close to railway station..November 2016

...Lovely Time...Ratings [ 1 - Low 5 - High ] How well did the cottage match the description?: 5 How do you rate the value for money?: 5 How do you feel about the location?: 5 How do you feel about the cleanliness?: 5 Howdo you feel about the maintenance level of the property?: 5 Would you recommend Heights View to your friends?: Y Would you holiday at Heights View again?: Y Would you like to receive occasional email offers?: Y.....October 2016

...Beautiful cottage. garden was gorgeous!!! thank you , we had a lovely time. its a beautiful cottage with lots of facilities and little touches. the garden was gorgeous!!! Ratings [ 1 - Low 5 - High ] How well did the cottage match the description?: 5 How do you rate the value for money?: 4 How do you feel about the location?: 5 How do you feel about the cleanliness?: 5 Howdo you feel about the maintenance level of the property?: 4 Would you recommend Heights View to your friends?: y Would you holiday at Heights View again?: y..October 2016

...Great weekend ..We had a great time over the weekend and the weather shone on us. Ratings [ 1 - Low 5 - High ] How well did the cottage match the description?: 3 How do you rate the value for money?: 5 How do you feel about the location?: 5 How do you feel about the cleanliness?: 4 Howdo you feel about the maintenance level of the property?: 4 Would you recommend Heights View to your friends?: Y Would you holiday at Heights View again?: Y Very easy to book and very prompt responses from the owners. Everything was well organised. We used this as a base for some cycling and it was our 2nd time here, great location with the station opposite for breakfast and huge portions and the pub which serves lovely food just a 1 min walk away. We would return next year too...September 2016

We had a great few days and enjoyed the cottage. We were a bit unsure with the Now TV as we haven't used this before and unsure what parts of the Now TV could be used eg films etc. But this did not detract from the holiday or the cottage. We will certainly remember Stokers if we visit the southern lakes again...September 2016

...Thanks , we have a wonderful weekend at the cottage,..August 2016

...Thanks for renting us ur beautiful cottage it been amazing week one we won't forget so thanks so much. hope to visit the cottage again soon..August 2016

...Thank you so much for a fabulous stay. We really enjoyed your place. The house is beautiful. We enjoyed family dinners at the large table and visiting in the sun room after long days out exploring. So nice to be right across from the station. We rode the train to the lake one day...August 2016

...Thanks - the cottage was just what we needed ! We appreciated the space and location was ideal...August 2016

...Thank you so much for everything, it has been a great stay for all of us...August 2016

...We loved our stay. All in all great facilities at the house and a good location...Ratings [ 1 - Low 5 - High ] How well did the cottage match the description?: 4 How do you rate the value for money?: 5 How do you feel about the location?: 3 How do you feel about the cleanliness?: 5 Would you recommend the cottage to your friends?: Y Would you holiday at the cottage again?: Y Would you like to receive occasional email offers?: Y We all used the wifi at some point and found it good. We also used it to connect to nowTV. Do you have any other comments or feedback about the cottage, its facilities, the booking procedure and the location?: We loved our stay. All in all great facilities at the house and a good location...July 2016

...Very nice and clean house.I recommend this house.....June 2016

...Many thanks for a wonderful and comfortable stay!..May 2016

...we had a lovely time...May 2016

...we all had a great time at Stokers. It was very nice and cosy. We all realy appreciated it. We will definitly put a big LIKE on the facebook page. Thank you so much. We look forword to come back again...April 2016

...The property was simply excellent and cosy. It was very clean, spacious and accommodated with a lot of facilities such as the internet, dish washer, washing machines plus tumble dryer. everything was luxurious and at high standard. Everybody enjoyed it and we hope to go there again.....April 2016

...I stayed with a group of friends for a hiking holiday. The location was excellent. For example we climbed the hill opposite from the cottage and had excellent views of Lake Windermere and the Lake District. The cottage was well equipped with lots of space and five minutes walk from the Anglers (food and drink)......February 2016

...We found that it was easy to get to many of the major lake district attractions that we had planned to visit, and also found that it was opposite the Havethwaite steam railway. ..The cottage itself was nice and cosy...Overall we found the cottage suitable for all our needs and had a genuinely great time..February 2016

...Thank you for a fantastic holiday the accommodation was excellent certainly recommend it. My grand children especially loved being close to the Steam Railway.....January 2016

...We stayed here in January 2016 for two nights as part of a family celebration in the Lake District. The cottage was spacious and very comfortable with ample off road parking. The location is excellent for walking parties and access to the southern Lake District attractions. I thought the bungalow was very well equipped, very roomy and comfortable. The garden was lovely and large. We had a lovely holiday despite the very rainy days......January 2016

...We had a fantastic weekend in the Lakes with perfect weather and the cottage fitted the bill perfectly for our group.....September 2015

...We have had a lovely weekend break in your 'cosy, well-equiped cottage' and its really nice location. We are sure will return again.....September 2015

......Thankyou for a fantastic holiday the accommodation was excellent certainly recommend it......September 2015

..The cottage was very well placed and a good size , the kitchen was very well equipped, bathrooms lovely and clean, great sitting area in kitchen,..July 2015

...Great time, loved it.....July 2015

...We thoroughly enjoyed our stay, the cottage was charming and very homely.....June 2015

...We had a lovely holiday Thank you so much ....June 2015

...The holiday cottage was booked as a suprise for my partners 50th birthday. The location was ideal as we both meditate so we had the opportunity to visit the spectacular kadanam temple. The accommodation was exemplary, there was addiquate rooms. The information received from the owners was extremely fast and accurate. We had an amazing time at the holiday letting and would recommend this for family and friends. Many thanks for the chance to relax and recuperate......March 2015

...We had a lovely time , cottage was really comfortable......September 2014

...We have had a great time here. The house has catered for all our needs. Will certainly recommend Heights View for friends. Tx.....September 2014

...Heightsview excelled our expectations. As a large family with children and grandchildren we found Heightsview an ideal place and very well located relatively close to amenities......August 2014

...We had a lovely few days at Heights View, there was plenty of information in the bungalow about things to do in the area. The property was well kitted out and the 11 of us (9 adults, 1 four year old and a baby) were very comfortable. The layout of the rooms worked well for us. The kitchen was well appointed and we had plenty of hot water......August 2014

...The stay was lovely, we loved the house and the location everything was just perfect.....July 2014

...we had a great time lovely cottage too, I will be recommended to my friends and family too,, we might visit next summer ,....July 2014

...It's a very nice cottage in a lovey location,shame the steam railway was closed.....March 2014

...we are very pleased to say we had a lovely break in your bungalow.....December 2013

...Thank you for setting up a wonderful stay. All the family loved it enormously. The cottage made it very special!!.....October 2013

..We had a wonderful time at your Bungalow Hights View It was a pleasure staying there.....October 2013

...Hi a pleasant weekend in the bungalow Good for all near attractions and the anglers arms for food Would use again thanks.....September 2013

...We had an excellent time in the Lakes - what a great location .....February 2013

...Heights view is a beautiful cottage, very neat and well presented. It is very well equiped and comfortable......August 2012

... the location was great, and the rooms are really comfortable, as well as the bathroom was clean and nice. Communication from you both were prompt and helpful, and that adds to the customer service......August 2012

...Beautifully looked after, clean and refreshing. Relaxing garden, we had an amazing holiday. Enjoyed the Steam Train across the road. thank you for being extremely efficient and helpful......August 2012

...I would recommend Heights View to my family and friends. It is a good size cottage for large groups and is in a good location for walking and touring the area. I also found it good value for money compared to other large cottages that I have stayed in......June 2012

...Wonderful 3 days away with my friends. we loved the cottage, it was homely, tidy and well equipped with lots of space. Had no problems and would definitely recommend this cottage......April 2012

...I thought the bungalow was very well equipped, very roomy and comfortable. The garden was lovely and picturesque and well positioned for exploring the southern part of the lakes.We had a lovely family holiday despite the rainy days. My grandson, who is 3 in October, loved being so close to the Steam Railway.....September 2011

... We had a really enjoyable time and would definitely book to come again = hopefully next year!! The way you accomodated us with bringing the bike up and the kindness from your cleaners giving us advive on where to go and how to get there was very sueful. All the equipment provided in the bungalow really helped and we had a fabulous time. Thank you very much......August 2011

...Ideal cottage for the family Holiday. And as my son in law ,Who was from Skerries near Dublin is a cyclist and Brought his Bike along It was ideally Situated. Very roomy And Handy to a lot of Interesting places . Would Recommend. ....April 2011

...I really must thank you for the fantastic weekend we enjoyed in your cottage, it's a wonderful place! We have already been recommending it to others and will certainly be visiting again in the future.....September 2010

...The location is great. My husband & I loved the garden and the view of the steam trains. Although the garden wasn\'t sutable for my elderly parents the house was excelent and we took advantage of the Anglers Arms every night.....September 2010

...We really enjoyed our stay and found the cottage really comfortable. ....September 2010

...We had a very good time at the bungalow and went to a lot of places.We felt very comfortable there like being at home and that means a lot when you've six kids!! We hope to book it again when it's free......August 2010

...thank you for our stay at Heights View which we all enjoyed so much. It is definately a bungalow of distinction, we all felt at home straight away and were very pleased with everything about the accommodation. Adults and children all enjoyed the steam train and boat ride and there was plenty to keep us busy despite the rainy weather. Thanks again will recommend this to others......July 2010

...We had a great stay! .....June 2010

...Thank you for a very nice stay at The Heights View. We all had a good weekend getaway. .....June 2010

...Thanks for a lovely weekend stay, we all thought the property was very clean and accommodating with a nice homely feel and charming garden space. My brother's two youngsters especially enjoyed the steam rail and ferry trip which is ideally located for the property & the stunning lake scenery. Will happily recommend to friends and hopefully find the opportunity to book again.....May 2010

...we had a great weekend. its a lovely cottage in a great location. I look forward to booking with you again.....February 2010

...we had a brilliant weekend, the cottage is wonderful!.....January 2010

...Hope to rent the house again soon.....January 2010

...Many thanks for a great stay. We really enjoyed it!.....November 2009

...can I thank you for supplying me with a most comfortable and lovely property to stay in. You obviously put many hours into its upkeep, the garden is excellent...October 2009

...V nice clean comfortable cottage perfect location for southern lakes exploration.....September 2009

...We had a fantastic 4 night stay in the cottage and have recommended it to friends.....September 2009

...Your cottage was really nice and we will be recommmending it to others and probably using it again if available for short breaks over the bank holiday periods or when Cartmel races on!.....May 2009

...We had an enjoyable weekend albeit a bit wet, thanks for the use of the bungalow again.....May 2009

...Wonderful cottage- spacious but still cosy with everything we could have needed.....March 2009

...Thank you so much it's been just perfect ! Would definitely stay again !.....February 2009

...Bt Vision was very easy to work. Children in particular enjoyed watching the extra channels..February 2009

...We had a fabulous weekend, a lovely place for us all to meet up for a birthday celebration. An ideal base for trips out around the Lakes, we took advantage of the good weather and explored the area. Some of us had previously stayed at the cottage a while ago and were most impressed with the recent renovations, new visitors in our party took away your card to recommend the place to their friends. We'll be back later in the year.....February 2009

...thanks for a lovely stay, we enjoyed a family New Year in your comfortable home.....January 2009

...Just to say we had a wonderful weekend and thank you for letting us stay in your cottage which was lovely. It will be even more lovely with the additional bathroom, though we did manage to organise ourselves quite well! As you know we came up to a family wedding so the weekend was very social and we had an enjoyable time.....November 2008

...We had a lovely time....Looking forward to coming to lake district again......November 2008

...My sister-in-law stayed at an hotel and she wishes had been able to stay with us at Heights View. Our Best Wishes to a wonderful stay.....September 2008

..Thank you both for the loan of your lovely bungalow. We had a great time.....August 2008

...It was an excellent experience in LAKE DISTRICT and my entire family enjoyed the holiday. In addition to the extensive sight seeing, the fact that we were staying at a pretty cosy & comfortable cottage with all the necessities (including the kitchen utensils, attractions information and the delicious cookies which the children enjoyed) with easy access to the major attractions made our holiday memorable and we certainly take happy memories with us back to Dubai. I certainly would be recommending your cottage to my friends back home who wants to visit Lake District and I have taken a business card of yours as well with me. .....August 2008

... Thanks for a lovely time. Great place. Everyone in my family liked it and whenever I am going to this area agian, I would be sure to give you a call. Will have to plan and do for a longer period.....June 2008

...Really enjoyed our stay at Heights View. The cottage is lovely and a real home from home. Would highly recommend it to anyone wanting a comfortable base while staying in the lakes. Would definitely come back again......May 2008

...We had a great holiday.....January 2008

...Great Cottage, would hire again!.....October 2007

...Accomodation was first class.The cottage was very comfortable and the pc access was a major bonus for email.....August 2007

...the cottage was really great. The internet access was a real hit. That was a great idea and fab for looking for places to visit......August 2007

...Our two girls really loved the back room with the bunk beds. It was their little palace and boys were not allowed.!.....May 2007

...Great cottage realy enjoyed our stay highly recommened.....May 2007

...The cottage accommodated our team of five adequately and was well placed to explore Ulverston, Grizedale, Coniston and Windermere in fact you can get to almost any part of the lake district without any trouble.....March 2007

...We all enjoyed our stay in your superb cottage, and found it an excellent base to tour the Lake District.....February 2007

...We enjoyed our stay at this spacious cottage....we will definitely return.....February 2007

...Heights View is a great cottage, well looked after and in a great spot for walking in the South Lakes. Excellent sized property for holding a large group of people. We will definitely use this in the future.....January 2007

...We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. A very warm and welcoming house in a locely location. We are certainly looking forward to coming back and recommending to our own friends and family...November 2006

...On the whole, i thoroughly enjoyed my stay there. The cottage was very clean, tidy and the garden surrounding the cottage was beautiful......August 2006

...We found the cottage very comfortable and a great base from which to explore the surrounding area. The washing machine, dryer, dishwasher and \'fridge were of a good quality, something much appreciated in a holiday home. The unusual addition of free internet access was a real bonus and extremely useful. The books, games DVDs and videos available for our use were very welcome. The cottage will be improved considerably by the extra toilet facilities you are planning for next year. The booking procedure and communication throughout were excellent......August 2006

...The location was great for the 4 children being very convenient for the steam train, they also enjoyed the garden space and we were blessed with great hot weather. The property was spacious and comfortably furnished...I am sure we will use your property again......August 2006

...A lovely cottage and holiday. .equipment and facilities were very good indeed and we loved the location next to the steam trains.....August 2006

...Although we where only at Heights View for a short while, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay the standard of accommodation together with the gardens made it a very pleasant few days, we do frequent the Lakes quite often and would certainly like to visit again......August 2006

...we had a lovely time and would holiday here again. My husband loves steam engines so it was the perfect location for him - he could watch the engines steaming up in the morning!.....August 2006

...The home was very spacious .....July 2006

...A lovely cottage and holiday...equipment and facilities were very good indeed and we loved the location next to the steam trains.....July 2006

We had a fantastic weekend, just a shame England lost! We had a nice bar-b-q on Saturday and on Sunday went on the steam train to Lakeside. The cottage was lovely and very well equipped. ... We would definitely go again..July 2006

...We stayed at Heights View (6 people) when we were attending a 50th Birthday Party in Haithwaite. Location was ideal for us and we had a great time with many people who dropped by to visit remarking on what a great place we had and at a great price. We would have no hesitation in returning again and recommending Heights View to others.....May 2006

...Very pleased and impressed by the service that we received - a very enjoyable holiday......April 2006

...We enjoyed ourselves at Heights View, which was easy to find and positioned well for all other areas. Facilities were very good. Booking procedures no problem every aspect covered.....January 2006

... we had a very enjoyable time....December 2005

...The house was in a perfect location and made us feel like we were still at home. Thank you for letting us stay in your home and I'm sure we will be using you again.....November 2005

...The cottage was very comfortable, well-equipped and homely. My 10-year .....October 2005

...Very enjoyable holiday. Cottage very clean. Internet is real bonus for local & what's on information. Looking forward to next visit to Heights View & Railway.....October 2005

...We all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, the kids thought the bedroom was great and the beds were really comfortable! They also liked the garden, unfortuately the weather wasn't kind to us but we would love to come back again. All the facilities were brilliant, every eventuality is covered!! Thanks for a great time!.....September 2005

...we had a wonderful time.....June 2005

...We had a very pleasant holiday. Thank you for all your help and all the useful information.....June 2005

...Very well organised, clear instructions and information.....May 2005

...It is a lovely place and really well equipped, we had more tvs than we have at home, and broadband much to my sons pleasure.....April 2005

...I would just like to say how much we enjoyed our stay in the lakes and how comfortable your holiday home was......March 2005

...This was a lovely cottage with so much room and in a great location to pick up main roads to almost anywhere.....December 2004

...Great garden design and nice walk to the village and the gift shop over the bridge.....October 2004

...we had a lovely hols, it was lovely and clean. Joshua loved the trains. .....October 2004

...we had a very relaxing holiday and have already booked again for next year.....October 2004

...Excellent break.House was very good, well equipped and with a high standard of housekeeping. Enjoyed a meal at the Anglers Pub. Would recommend Go Ape at Grizedale to anyone with a sense of adventure.....September 2004

..Great Location, warm and comfortable. We had a lovely time and we will definitely return.Thank you for a lovely holiday....September 2004

...We had a great holiday.....August 2004

...Everything was lovely, clean and tidy. We both felt it was a lovely homely cottage.....August 2004

...Location was great. A change from our normal stay in the central or eastern area of the lakes. A refreshing change.....August 2004

...Booking procedure very efficient, bungalow very comfortable, well equipped and in a good location. We had a lovely time in your comfortable cottage, you have equipped it really well and it is in an extremely good location for exploring the South Lakes...August 2004

...We were a little surprised to find the cottage right on the side of the dual carriageway and turning across the road was a bit tricky. However, this did not spoil our holiday in any way, nor were we disturbed by the noise of the traffic.....July 2004

..This is a first class bungalow with all the facilities you could want...wish we hadn't taken our iron and board!!!!!.....June 2004

... Heights View was a home from home. We all felt very happy with it's location ... I would not change a thing....April 2004

...Great facilities in the house. Our kids (Ages 8, 5 and 19mths) loved the house and garden - we couldn't get them out!.....April 2004

..Loved the garden design......March 2004

...We are really enjoyed this hoilday at Heights View last week,really really good.Nice house,good location..anything is good.....March 2004

...Excellent.....March 2004

...we had a wonderful time and were very comfortable.....February 2004

...The cottage was delightful and we intend to book again.....February 2004

....had a brilliant short break. Hope to come again......February 2004

..We realy enjoyed our stay at heights view , the cottage and gardens were beautifull . we will definitely book again.....January 2004

...We all thoroughly enjoyed the week. Tremendous location for walking/touring. Locals very friendly and hospitable.....January 2004

...Very enjoyable stay.....December 2003

...Very comfortable.....October 2003

...very spacious gardens.....October 2003

...We were very happy with the facilities at the cottage.....September 2003


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