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April Cottage

  • Easdale Road
  • Grasmere
  • Cumbria
  • LA22 9QE


  • Close to Shops
  • Countryside Views
  • DVD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • Family
  • Freeview
  • Historic Romantic
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Pet Friendly
  • Rural Location
  • Self Catering
  • TV



At a Glance

  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
  • Use of local leisure club
  • Original priest hole
  • 200 year old Lakeland stone cottage
  • Beams, lintels & deep-set windows
  • Grasmere village 5 minute walk
  • Private parking for 2 cars
  • Up to 2 dogs welcome on request 
  • Stunning views

About this Holiday Cottage

Nestling in the heart of the Lake District National Park, April Cottage in Grasmere is a holiday cottage gem just a 5 minute stroll from Grasmere centre with its fine choice of inns, independent shops and riverside cafes.  Wordsworth's historic home Dove Cottage is also just a short walk away and a choice of short and challenging Lakeland walks are direct from your door.  One well behaved dog is welcome (maximum 2 dogs by request) and the property boasts spectacular fell views and private on-site parking for 2 cars.  During your stay guests have use of leisure facilities at the Wordsworth Leisure Hotel in Grasmere just a 10 minute walk away.  Facilities include a pool, Jacuzzi and a small gym.  Call us direct for information and to book - we're also available on 07763 936 256. 

Living Space

  • A charming 200 year old Lakeland stone cottage, beautifully restored with character features including beams, oak lintels and deep-set picture windows.
  • Accommodation is across three floors.
  • Steps lead up to the middle floor main living and dining areas with a cosy 'living flame' gas fire, a TV, DVD, comfortable sofa and armchair seating, beams and oak lintels.  An original priest hole is in the dining area.
  • A few stairs lead up to a modern fully fitted kitchen with an electric oven and gas hob, a fridge/freezer, a microwave and a dishwasher.  A washing machine, a tumble dryer and a freezer are downstairs in the drying room area.
  • Downstairs drying room with door access outside - perfect for drying boots, shoes, towels and outdoor clothing. 

Bedrooms / Bathrooms

  • Two cosy upstairs bedrooms - a double and a single bedroom both with stunning views.
  • One upstairs bathroom.
  • A short flight of stairs lead down to a further single bedroom and bathroom.

Patio & Parking

The cottage has a pretty furnished patio area outside.  Allocated private parking spaces for 2 cars are included, situated only a few yards away on the Glenthorn car park.

Facilities and Features

  • Gas central heating and double glazing.
  • Bed linen and towels provided (1 bath and 1 hand towel per person per week).
  • Spectacular views.
  • Inclusive use of facilities at Wordsworth Leisure Club including an indoor pool, Jacuzzi and a small gym.
  • WiFi internet access available (limited - we request no film/music downloads or music streaming please)
  • One well trained dog (possibly 2 dogs by request) welcome for an extra fee - please contact us direct to discuss.  Dogs are charged at £15 per dog per week. 
  • Non-smoking accommodation throughout.


Weekly booking start days usually commence on Fridays. 

Around and About

The cottage is only a 5 minute walk from Grasmere village with a selection of great restaurants, cafes and quirky independent shops including the famous Grasmere Gingerbread Shop.

William Wordsworth's historic home Dove Cottage is within easy walking distance, and a choice of stunning lakeside and fell walks are direct from your cottage door. 

Explore the nearby tarns of Alcock Tarn, Silver Howe, Easedale Tarn and Loughrigg Fell or take a gentle stroll around Grasmere Lake.  A selection of maps and information on recommended walks are available in the cottage which guests are welcome to make use of.

Grasmere is a great central location for touring the National Park, situated within easy driving distance of Ambleside, Windermere, Keswick and Hawkshead.

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