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. Newly refurbished, 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
- 0.1 mile to a pub
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
|Band||Date Range||7 night price *|
|C||31st March 2017 - 6th April 2017||£583.00|
|I||7th April 2017 - 20th April 2017||£799.00|
|F||21st April 2017 - 27th April 2017||£648.00|
|D||28th April 2017 - 25th May 2017||£614.00|
|I||26th May 2017 - 1st June 2017||£799.00|
|F||2nd June 2017 - 15th June 2017||£648.00|
|G||16th June 2017 - 20th July 2017||£679.00|
|H||21st July 2017 - 24th August 2017||£724.00|
|E||25th August 2017 - 28th September 2017||£643.00|
|C||29th September 2017 - 12th October 2017||£583.00|
|H||13th October 2017 - 19th October 2017||£724.00|
|I||20th October 2017 - 26th October 2017||£799.00|
|B||27th October 2017 - 21st December 2017||£508.00|
|B||22nd December 2017 - 24th December 2017||£508.00|
* Please note: guide prices are based on the current year's prices and do not include optional items such as pet fees.
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 M Greves - 17th February 2017
Brilliant cottage, location and staff friendly and helpfulMr C Davis - 6th 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 - 17th 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 C E Hitchcock - 3rd June 2016
Excellent cottageMr ROBERT Wood - 20th 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 K Skan - 18th April 2016
lovely place to stayMrs M Layfield - 26th February 2016
Every thing was really excellent as usual thank youMr B C Spooner - 15th November 2015
A well presented cottage in a beautiful location ..and Thirty yards to the pub . What more could you wantMr A Ninian - 13th November 2015
A lovely cottage in a beautiful location.Miss J Smith - 7th August 2015
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