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    The Cottage in the Wood

    Magic Hill, Whinlatter Forest, Braithwaite, Keswick CA12 5TW, England
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    • Excellent86%
    • Very good9%
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    “garden room” (56 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 2 June 2017

    My wife and i had just got married in Scotland and headed back via 2x nights here to split the journey up. We stayed in the mountain view room which was clean and had a nice feel, plus a jet bath. Rest of the building...More

    Thank Joe I
    Reviewed 26 May 2017

    We stayed for two nights, eating in twice - one a la carte and one tasting menu. This is a very impressive hotel/restaurant with rooms in a lovely location. Highlights were the level of service and food. From the initial welcome and throughout our stay...More

    Thank Lanternerouge32
    Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

    We had heard good reports about "The Cottage in the Wood", so decided to have dinner there and also stay overnight. The location is idyllic on the Whinlatter Pass. Very old (17th century coaching House?), converted to a small hotel or rather, as the sign...More

    1  Thank pmydon
    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    I might run out of superlatives on this review - food simply divine both dinner and breakfast, massive comfy bed, stunning views off the terrace and from our room of Skiddaw, staff delightful. Lounge area lovely and relaxing. Only feedback is the bathroom is tiny,...More

    Thank KendalBecky
    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    We absolutely adored staying at The Cottage in the Wood. My family and I had the six-course taster menu on Saturday night and it was heavenly - one of the best meals we've ever had. The rooms are very peaceful. The view from the conservatory...More

    Thank Jennifer D
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$152 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    Helen N
    2 January 2017|
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    Response from Brigitte H | Reviewed this property |
    From memory about 10 mins in the car
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    joanna m
    13 February 2015|
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    Response from Whinlatter | Property representative |
    Hello Really sorry for the delay in responding, there was a little glitch with our first effort! Sorry, we don't take pets. If it is helpful, we can recommend Overwater Hall.
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    "Oak, lovely views to be seen"
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    "Sorry we didn't stay but just visited to eat lunch ."
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    "Recommend one of the rooms with views towards Skiddaw"
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    "Mountain View"
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