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Eel House Cottage

  • Graythwaite
  • LA12 8BQ


  • Family
  • Group Holidays
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Self Catering
  • Weddings
  • Weekend Breaks
  • WiFi

About this Holiday Cottage

Situated close to Lake Windermere in the heart of the English Lake District, Eel House is situated within the central courtyard at Graythwaite and offers excellent facilities for groups or larger families. Set on the ground of this charming barn conversion, the cottage retains plenty of original features and may be suitable for those with limited mobility. The leisure facilities can be found close by and comprise of an indoor pool, fitness room and table tennis room. There is also a childen's play area onsite and guests enjoy access to our private 2.5 acre fishing lake which is well stocked with brown and rainbow trout. The many bike trails of Grizedale Forest are close by and we are also convenient for boating on Estwaite Water. Guests can also hire a Segway and explore our 5000 acre estate which is also ideal for relaxing walks and cycle rides.

The accommodation at Eel House comprises of a large sitting room with comfortable sofas, wood burner stove and flat screen TV. There is an adjacent dining area seating ten, well equipped kitchen and five bedrooms. On one side of the house, there is a double bedroom with ensuite shower plus two further twin bedrooms and a modern shower room. On the other side of the cottage, there is a double bedroom, twin bedroom and additional family bathroom. The house is heated by electric central heating. WiFi service isn't provided at the cottage though free access is available in the reception area.

More about staying here

Eel House is one of twenty cottages we offer at Graythwaite Cottages and one of thirteen within our central courtyard close to the leisure facilities. We offer four properties ideal for larger groups of up to ten people and other smaller cottages ideal for couples or families or four to eight people. Most are pet friendly by prior arrangement. Please visit our website to view our full range.

Special to Eel House Cottage

The Graythwaite Estate is ideal for weddings in the Lake District and we offer a choice of four location for your special day. For elegant country weddings, hire our charming manor house, Silverholme, which is set on the shores of the lake and has overnight accommodation for your guests. Grubbins Point is ideal for outdoor weddings overlooking Windermere and there is plenty of space for a marquee. We also offer our lovely private chapel which can seat up to eighty guests for an afternoon reception. Weddings can also be held close to the central courtyard and the thirteen nearby cottages can sleep a total of up to 82 overnight guests.


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