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A farmhouse kitchen with butler sink, range cooker, and original cobbles from the cottage's history as the Coach House, housing the horse bays. Review: "Everything you need in the kitchen to cook hearty meals whilst friends sit at the farmhouse table and have a few glasses of wine."The original Coach House (Volcano is the one with the external staircase)... Review: "I had been to the Lakes many times but never this far West and it is really very quiet and all the more beautiful for it."
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'Off Grid' Magically Unique Secluded Western Lakes

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Caroline & Carl

'Off Grid' Magically Unique Secluded Western Lakes

9 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
1 bath
9 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
1 bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Caroline & Carl is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great check-in experience95% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

A 180 year old, off-grid, converted coach house: open plan yet cozy; quirky & unique: a welcoming home from home for relaxing and unwinding.

Ideally placed for Scafell ascent route at Wasdale Head, C2C and with Lewis Carroll having found inspiration for Alice's Wonderland here - it's a special corner of the world.

Amenities

Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Shampoo
Heating
Essentials

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed
Common spaces
3 floor mattresses

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in time is 4PM - 2AM (next day)
Check out by 10AM

Availability

132 Reviews

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Patrick User Profile
Patrick
October 2016
Carl and Caroline made us feel very welcome. Our stay with them was perfect. The location is very close to all of the local attractions and close to many amenities.
Ian User Profile
Ian
July 2016
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the "Volcano" in Holmrook! Our family of 5 (with children aged 11, 9, 6) all thought the cottage was fantastic. We were amazed at the transformation of this one time stable into the perfect country cottage that Caroline & Carl had done. As part o…
Mark User Profile
Mark
July 2015
First off I have to say that Caroline was absolutely amazing. She was attentive to our requirements, making suggestions on activities and places to visit and eat in the vicinity. Our 3 girls loved the Ravenglass railway and the Wild Olive restaurant recommendation was a hit. S…
Chelsea User Profile
Chelsea
May 2015
Outstanding. Well worth the 1.5 hr drive west of the more popular Lake Windermere area to relax in this little piece of heaven. The beach is close by, ideal for long walks and of course Wast Water! Caroline replied to all of my queries quickly, very clear directions for just…
Baljit User Profile
Baljit
September 2018
Excellent host
Hayley User Profile
Hayley
September 2018
Some friends and I stayed for two nights this past weekend and we all really enjoyed the cottage. We were in the area to climb scafell pike (weather was terrible but a great climb!) and Volcano was a great base. We really appreciated the log burner when we got back after our clim…
Alessandro User Profile
Alessandro
August 2018
Volcano is a perfect position for exploration of the coast and Western Lake District. Caroline and Carl provided all the information and were very kind.

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London, United KingdomJoined in November 2010
Caroline & Carl User Profile
201 Reviews
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Caroline & Carl is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We're a couple who love the concept of staying with and sharing our home with others: be it friends, family, Guests or house exchangers. Having found and renovated our dream home in the Lake District; life currently has other plans for us that involve not being there as much …
Languages: Français
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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