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Holiday Cottage Inventory

Many of our holiday cottages in the Lake District will have more facilities than those listed below, but this guide will hopefully help you. Please don't hesitate to contact us on 015394 37417 if you has questions about facilities and equipment at a specific holiday cottage.

Living Rooms

  • Comfortable seating for number of guests
  • Coffee table
  • Lamps
  • Colour TV and DVD
  • Local tourist information
  • Emergency lighting – candles/ nightlights or torch
  • Where there is a fire/woodburner - fireguard/poker/hearth brush/tongs, shovel
  • Some holiday cottages have Sky TV / CD player / music system / games / dvd 

Dining Rooms

  • Table and chairs for number of guests

Bedrooms

  • Beds with mattress protectors
  • Pillows; 2 per guest with protectors
  • At least 1 lamp by side of the bed
  • Dressing table or other surface with mirror
  • Wardrobe space
  • Drawer space
  • Curtains or blinds
  • Hairdryer
  • Some properties have TVs

Bathrooms

  • Heater, radiator or heated towel rail
  • Bin with lid
  • Bath mat
  • Toilet brush
  • Mirror
  • Shaver point with good lighting or adaptor
  • Lock or bolt on door

Kitchens

  • Hob and oven
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Fridge with ice making compartment
  • Sink
  • Draining board
  • Washing up bowl with brush or sponge
  • Opening window or vent
  • Covered bin with liner
  • Fire extinguisher or fire blanket
  • Storage space for food, crockery etc
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Some properties.. dishwasher, freezer, washing machine, tumble drier, food processor, scales

Kitchen Inventory

  • Bowl – cereal or soup
  • Plates – large and small
  • Mugs
  • Egg cups
  • Large and small glass tumblers and wine glasses
  • Knives, spoons, teaspoons, forks
  • Baking tray or tin
  • Oven tray
  • Saucepans – large, medium and frying pan
  • Chopping board
  • Cafetiere
  • Sugar dish
  • Teapot
  • Milk jug
  • Water jug
  • Condiment set
  • Casserole dish with lid  
  • Serving dishes
  • Pie dish
  • Bread knife, carving knife and fork, vegetable knife
  • Kitchen scissors
  • Colander
  • Sieve
  • Basic clothes drying facility – line or rack
  • Door mat at exterior doors
  • Dishcloth (changed for each let)
  • Dustpan and brush
  • Floor cloth/mop
  • Washing up liquid
  • Broom
  • Bucket
  • Tea towel
  • Oven cloth or mitts
  • Kitchen roll
  • Wooden and plastic spoons
  • Measuring jug
  • Mixing bowl
  • Potato peeler
  • Fish slice
  • Corkscrew and bottle opener
  • Tin opener
  • Grater
  • Ice making tray
  • Potato masher
  • Whisk
  • Ladle
  • Rolling pin
  • Tray
  • Iron and ironing board

We always try to ensure you have everything you need to enjoy your holiday in the Lake District. If you find something is broken or missing please let us know and we will do our best to arrange a replacement with the housekeeper.