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The Old Post House

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The Old Post House

Entire cottage
5 guests3 bedrooms4 beds1 bath
5 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
Great location
95% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean
18 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Self check-in
Easily check yourself in with the lockbox.

Beautiful cosy cottage in the Lake District with lots of character. Twenty minutes from lake Windermere, tucked away from the busy tourist spots in a charming wooded village with pub and village shop less than half a mile away. Dogs welcome and can be walked from the garden directly onto Rocky Common.


  • Kitchen
  • Free parking on premises
  • Wireless Internet
  • Indoor fireplace
  • Laptop friendly workspace
  • Washer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 single bed

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 10AM
Self check-in with lockbox


47 Reviews

Jennifer User Profile
October 2018
We really enjoyed our stay and our kids were sorry to leave as they really felt at home in the house. We are traveling with our kids for 10 months and the large kitchen was an accommodating, and cozy place for our kids to do school work and hang out with each other. We also enj…
George User Profile
October 2018
Absolutely lovely, charming home in an idyllic country village! We hope to return:)
Sarah User Profile
October 2018
We’ve just returned from a fantastic weeks stay at Emma place! The cottage is absolutely beautiful with everything you need for your stay. The location is stunning too with loads of walks right on the doorstep. The local pub is also worth a visit, good food and very friendly loc…
Lucy User Profile
September 2018
Lovely, cosy comfortable cottage for our little family mini break. Even the dog was well catered for with a bed and bowl! Emma was a great host. We enjoyed being able to walk to the local pub and little community shop. Would recommend!
Zara User Profile
September 2018
We loved staying at Emma’s place and were sad to leave. It’s so cosy & the perfect combination of old with new. Great location with a little pub less than 5 minutes walk away. Loads of info from Emma on the surrounds & local activities. Would highly recommend!
N User Profile
September 2018
Spacious yet cosy! A lovely home with a peaceful garden in the lakes, in a quiet location surrounded by greenery and farm life! A local pub and shop nearby and only a short drive away from other great pubs / bigger towns. The house was clean and we really loved the batch of ginge…
Shirley User Profile
September 2018
The Old Post House is a super place to stay. The rooms are spotless and comfortable, your made to feel welcome by the little things Emma has provided to make you feel at ease. Situated at the gateway to the Lakes it is in a small friendly village where life seems gentle and slow…

Hosted by Emma

Kendal, United KingdomJoined in June 2016
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49 Reviews
Emma is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am an Architect, I love gardening and cooking and spend a lot of time being a mum to 4 lovely teenagers.
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