Jontys is a beautifully appointed cottage and is a perfect place to relax and enjoy the beautiful Lakeland scenery. Tucked away in the charming village of Elterwater in the heart of the English Lakes, Jontys Cottage is ideally located between the picturesque Great Langdale and Little Langdale valleys, and is an ideal location for your Lake District holiday.
Sit back and relax in luxurious comfort, absorb the breathtaking view of the Lake District hills from the lounge in front of the wood burning stove, and let stress melt away. Jontys blends a traditional c1840 Lakeland stone and slate cottage, with sumptuous contemporary modern comfort. Jontys is the ground floor of an old Saw Mill, sleeping four people in modern two bedroom apartment comfort and style, within a spacious old stone building of immense character.
Whether you wish to hill walk, rock climb or scramble in the Great Langdales, meander over to Grasmere to Wordsworth's home, or just stroll down to the local village Inn, Jonty's Cottage is the perfect place to stay for your Lake District holiday.
Jontys Cottage features: A plush lounge and 4 seat dining area with a wood burning fire, a newly fitted kitchen (Dec 2015) including dishwasher, induction hob and washer dryer, two opulent bedrooms with one double room and one twin room, ample storage, a modern bathroom, TV, Phone, iPod/iPhone speaker system, free Broadband WiFi throughout and exclusive parking on private quiet road.
We want our holiday cottages to be a 'home for home'. All the beds are made up ready for you, towels are included so no need to bring those, and shower mats are also provided. Two tea towels and a set of oven gloves/oven cloth will be in the kitchen along with a starter pack that includes: washing up liquid, kitchen roll, toilet roll, basic cleaning products, a bin bag in each bin and a few dishwasher tabs. This is just to 'start you off'; you will need to buy your own once these have run out.
Please Note: Jontys Cottage is below The Old Sawpit so some sound transference may occur.
Fire Pack / Logs available to purchase form the Good Life Office.
Local Shop - The nearest shop is the Village Store in Chapel Stile
Nearest Supermarkets - Booths, Windermere. Asda, Morrisons & Aldi, Kendal
Food Deliveries - Asda and Tesco deliver
Local Pub - Britannia Inn
Nearest Motorway - M6, J36 - 25 miles
Nearest train station - Windermere - 8.2 miles
Nearest Airport - Manchester - 97.7 miles
A few attractions in the area
Dove Cottage & Wordsworth Museum, Grasmere - 3.5 mile
The World of Beatrix Potter, Bowness-on-Windermere - 9.2 miles
Brockhole, Windermere - 6.1 miles
Hill Top, home of Beatrix Potter, Near Sawrey - 9.4 miles
Waterhead - 4.4 miles
Coniston Gondola - 6.4 miles
Yew Tree Farm, Coniston - 3.5 miles
Roman Fort, Ambleside - 8.2 miles
Lakes Aquarium, Newby Bridge - 15 miles
Art galleries & Museums in Kendal - 16.7 miles
Lakeland Maize Maze, Sedgewick, Kendal - 21 miles
Grizedale Forest & Visitors Centre, Hawkshead - 10.2 miles
Sizergh Castle & Gardens, Sizergh, Kendal - 21 miles
Lakeland Ponytrekking, Windermere - 7.8 miles
Grizedale Riding Centre, Satterthwaite - 12.2 miles
Putting green and crazy golf, Ambleside - 4.2 miles
18 Hole golf course, Windermere golf club - 11.2 miles
Hawkshead Trout Farm, Hawkshead - 8.9 miles
- Friday changeover
- Sleeps 4
- 2 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathroom
- 2 Pets allowed
- WiFi available
- Bed linen provided
- Private parking
- Open fire/woodburner
- Towels provided
- 0.2 mile to a pub
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
|Date Range||7 night price *|
|21 Jul 17 - 25 Aug 17||£724|
|25 Aug 17 - 29 Sep 17||£643|
|29 Sep 17 - 13 Oct 17||£583|
|13 Oct 17 - 20 Oct 17||£724|
|20 Oct 17 - 27 Oct 17||£799|
|27 Oct 17 - 21 Dec 17||£508|
|21 Dec 17 - 28 Dec 17||£799|
|28 Dec 17 - 4 Jan 18||£835|
|28 Dec 17 - 4 Jan 18||£835|
|4 Jan 18 - 6 Jan 18||£514|
|6 Jan 18 - 9 Feb 18||£514|
|9 Feb 18 - 16 Feb 18||£632|
|16 Feb 18 - 23 Feb 18||£600|
|23 Feb 18 - 23 Mar 18||£523|
|23 Mar 18 - 30 Mar 18||£701|
|30 Mar 18 - 13 Apr 18||£840|
|13 Apr 18 - 25 May 18||£632|
|25 May 18 - 1 Jun 18||£840|
|1 Jun 18 - 29 Jun 18||£662|
|29 Jun 18 - 20 Jul 18||£667|
|20 Jul 18 - 31 Aug 18||£701|
|31 Aug 18 - 7 Sep 18||£667|
|7 Sep 18 - 28 Sep 18||£632|
|28 Sep 18 - 12 Oct 18||£600|
|12 Oct 18 - 19 Oct 18||£667|
|19 Oct 18 - 26 Oct 18||£701|
|26 Oct 18 - 21 Dec 18||£523|
|21 Dec 18 - 28 Dec 18||£701|
|28 Dec 18 - 6 Jan 19||£840|
* Please note: The prices displayed are guide prices and do not include optional items such as pet charges.
Simply stunning property only matched by the location and view. Can't wait to visit the Lake District and stay again. Truly great experience. Thanks so much Mr Mark Mawdsley - 29th March 2017
Very friendly,efficient and knowledgeable staff. Would highly recommend.Excellent location, well equipped, nicely furnished and decorated.Mr R Johnston - 27th March 2017
Over a number of years we have used The Good Life Cottage Company for booking cottages in Elterwater and are very happy with cottages they have, at this, our favourite location... A company that provides good properties and efficient to deal withMr Malcolm Greves - 26th February 2017
Brilliant cottage, location and staff friendly and helpfulMr C Davis - 13th November 2016
We have rented this cottage for many years now. The location is perfect as a starting point for so many walks. You can go for a week without using the car. The views from the lounge, up to High Close are wonderful.And somewhere really comfortable to get back to after a long walk.Mr J.M Gallagher - 28th June 2016
Everything is just on the doorstep - walks, shopping and having a meal or drink. Have stayed here before and we are always pleased with this cottage. Excellent.Mrs Chris Hitchcock - 12th June 2016
Excellent cottageMr Robert Wood - 29th May 2016
Home from home, but in a beautiful settingMr Keith Brown - 23rd May 2016
the village of Elterwater is the most perfect location in the lake District. Although we have a timeshare we would use your cottages if we had more family coming up during the week. Gorgeous cottage in the perfect location. we had the most wonderful few days. Many thanksMrs Katie Skan - 25th April 2016
I absolutely loved this cottage. Beautifully presented with a wonderful view of the fells.Mrs Sarah Turk - 11th April 2016
lovely place to stayMrs M Layfield - 3rd March 2016
Every thing was really excellent as usual thank youMr B C Spooner - 21st November 2015
A well presented cottage in a beautiful location ...and Thirty yards to the pub .. What more could you wantMr A Ninian - 17th November 2015
A lovely cottage in a beautiful location.Miss Jennifer Smith - 16th August 2015
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