‘Fabulous week in a fabulous property. Ages 2-95 years; we’ve had a wonderful time; a perfect setting’
Hired RGH & HH with friends - perfect location! Very well equipped, nice fires, lovely scenery. Stayed in the Hideaway, which was excellent, our friends were in RGH; ideal for dinners & chatting!
Lovely week. Excellent weather! Very comfortable Hideaway, just right for two!
‘Thank you for giving us the opportunity to celebrate our Ruby Wedding Anniversary in a fabulous home. Uber comfortable beds!’
‘Thoroughly enjoyed staying here’
‘Enjoyed the lovely weather and a peaceful stay at Hawkshead Hideaway’
Well designed and beautifully furnished. Bed & pillows very comfortable!
A Fabulous place to see in the New Year! So peaceful! Going to miss waking up to those views!
4 Star-GOLD rated Roger Ground House (Sleeps 10) and Hawkshead Hideaway (Sleeps 2) are just a 5 minute walk to Hawkshead, ‘The Prettiest Village in the Lake District’. Both cottages and grounds completed a massive refurbishment project in 2017 and are now smart, clean, havens of peace and tranquillity; the perfect base for walkers, mountain bikers, water sport enthusiasts, anglers, photographers, artists or just somewhere to completely relax and unwind.
RGH & Hawkshead Hideaway can be booked together (Sleeps 12); ideal for groups of friends or a couple of families who wish to share the cost of a holiday. Explore the popular walks around Grizedale Forest, Tarn Hows & Esthwaite Water, all straight from the garden gate. Coniston, The Langdale Pikes, Grasmere, Ambleside and Windermere are a short drive away.
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 has a well-stocked late night Co-Op supermarket with ATM, doctor’s surgery, pharmacy & post office.
The configuration of the bedrooms in Roger Ground House makes this cottage a very flexible booking for families. Each Super-King-Size zip-link bed in the three larger bedrooms, split to offer two, 3ft single beds. There is also a ground floor bedroom with two single beds – perfect for elderly relatives who may find stairs a challenge.
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. This cosy attic apartment for two runs the length & breadth of the Georgian section of RGH. It retains the original oak beams (low in part) and has magnificently mesmerising views from the large picture window, towards the ‘Fairfield Horseshoe’.