Frequently Asked Questions
What are the sleeping arrangements?
For normal use, there is the master bedroom sleeping two in a kings-sized bed and the second bedroom which has two singles, for these bedding is provided. There is also the option, to use the sofa bed at no extra cost, the sofa in the living room easily converts into a double bed, for these please bring your own bedding (pillows, duvet, covers etc).
Are short-term breaks available?
Yes, short breaks are available for most of the year, however in some peak periods we may intially only advertise full weeks.
Is the garden child / dog safe?
With the gate closed, the garden is pretty much child and dog safe, though an adventurous terrier may find a gap, however the road is extremely quiet.
What is the parking like at Pepper Cottage?
The drive is suitable for three cars.
Is there a secure place to store bikes?
Yes, the outbuilding is free to use for bike storage and it is lockable.
What payment methods do you accept?
Most of our payments are processed through Paypal which offers safe and automatic payment, however we do also accept bank transfers on request.
Are towels included?
Yes; clean bath towels, bath mats, hand towels and tea towels are provided by the cleaning company each changeover.
Is there a washing machine?
Yes, but you may require your own washing powder / tablets.
Do you provide logs for the wood-burner?
No, unfortunately it is not logistically possible for us or our cleaning provider to provide logs to all guests, we recommend that you bring them with you or purchase them locally from the BP garage in Ambleside.
Further information about pricing, deposit, extras, amendments, cancellations, pets etc. can be found here