The Cottage

The Cottage

Thwaite How is a comfortable 3 bedroomed self-catering cottage in the quaint village of Rosthwaite in the beautiful Borrowdale Valley.

New for 2015: there is now free WiFi throughout the cottage.

Suitable for up to 6 people it has two double bedrooms and a bunk-bed room, as well as a comfortable lounge, fully fitted kitchen, dining room and a modern family bathroom. Outside there is a lovely garden with garage and separate parking area.

Due to its superb location, the cottage is an excellent base for ramblers and sightseers alike with many walks starting straight from the doorstep.

The market town of Keswick is approximately 7 miles away and offers a variety of eating places, numerous outdoor shops, craft shops and galleries, a cinema, theatre and lots more.



Thwaite How self-catering Borrowdale is one of the most picturesque areas in the Lake District consisting of dramatic Lake District fells protecting a lush and green valley floor. Rosthwaite is approximately seven miles from the Lakeland market town of Keswick on Derwentwater so Thwaite How is conveniently positioned yet close enough to civilisation for your everyday needs.

The Lounge

Thwaite How LoungeThe lounge at Thwaite How is a good size with plenty of seating for everyone. If it’s chilly out, then there is an open fire to keep you warm.

The Kitchen

Thwaite How KitchenThe modern, well appointed kitchen has a dishwasher, washing machine, and a fridge with separate freezer as well as all the usual kitchen appliances and tools.


Bedroom 1 – Double

Bedroom 1 - doubleBedroom 1 is a light and airy room with plenty of storage space.

From the dual-aspect windows there are lovely views of the Borrowdale fells and the walled garden.

Bedroom 2 – Double

Bedroom 2 - doubleThe Second Bedroom is a tastefully decorated and furnished double bedroom that also has dual-aspect windows with superb views.

Bedroom 3 -Twin

Bedwoom 3 - twinA slightly smaller room than the other two, located at the rear of the house. The room has a wardrobe and ample storage.

The window offers views of the Borrowdale Fells.

Family Bathroom

To complete the accommodation there is a spacious family bathroom with shower and bath, heated towel rail, wash basin and wc.

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