‘Everything in the house was wonderful. Had a super time, lovely walks and lots of relaxing in the garden’
‘A real home from home. Perfect location. Fabulous place to see in the New Year. Going to miss waking up to the views. Will definitely be coming back’
'We enjoyed our stay very much and will definitely come back to the Lake District'
‘The cottage is very cosy with a great bed and we were delighted with the welcome of a complimentary bottle of wine'
'What a perfect spot! We had a wonderful week here. The comforts provided by the hosts made returning each evening a true pleasure - the welcome bottle of wine, well stocked kitchen, comfortable bed and of course, the incomparable views. Thank you for making this such a special spot - we are so glad we found it!'
‘The house well surpassed our expectations. Plenty of room, well furnished, great kitchen for preparing family meals. Would definitely recommend’
‘A very comfortable place to stay, well designed and beautifully furnished. Very comfortable bed. Lots of super walks from the doorstep - an ideal location’
‘Beautiful house, we’ve had a lovely time. Hope to come again next year’
Roger Ground House is just a 5 minute walk to Hawkshead, ‘The Prettiest Village in the Lake District’. Hawkshead is home to four great pubs; all serve local ales, good food and welcome children & dogs. The village has many independent shops, cafes, galleries & delis. It also a late night supermarket with ATM, doctor’s surgery, pharmacy & post office.
RGH (Sleeps 10) & Hawkshead Hideaway (Sleeps 2) both completed a massive internal refurbishment project in 2017, under the new owners. Both cottages are smart, clean, havens of peace and tranquillity; the perfect base for walkers, mountain bikers, Go-Ape adrenaline junkies, water sport enthusiasts, anglers, photographers, artists or just somewhere to relax and unwind. Explore the popular walks around Grizedale Forest just 1 mile along the lane, Tarn Hows & Esthwaite Water, all straight from the garden gate. Coniston, The Langdale Pikes, Grasmere, Ambleside and Windermere are a short drive away.
Both RGH & Hawkshead Hideaway can be booked together (Sleeps 12). The configuration of the zip-link bedrooms in RGH makes this cottage a very flexible booking for groups of friends or a couple of families who wish to share the cost of a holiday.
The configuration of the bedrooms in Roger Ground House makes this cottage a very flexible booking for groups of friends or a couple of families who wish to share the cost of a holiday. Each Super-King-Size zip-link bed in the three larger bedrooms, split to offer two, 3-foot single beds.
Hawkshead Hideaway is a cosy and inviting attic apartment above Roger Ground House with its own garden, Summer House, private parking and entrance, separate from the main house, and sleeps 2.TAKE A LOOK
As part of the Georgian extension to Roger Ground House in the 1700s, Hawkshead Hideaway is charmingly full of character. It retains the original oak beams and has magnificent views of the Fells from the large picture window; the best landscape views in the house!