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Great Gable

Underscar, Keswick/North Lakes

Ref: 4009-D

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Changeover: Saturday


One of a small number of exclusive apartments and houses built on the lower slopes of Skiddaw in an enviable south facing location with fabulous views over Keswick and Derwentwater to Borrowdale and surrounding fells. Underscar offers peace and tranquillity in a lavish setting perfect for a romantic break or a relaxing holiday in any season. A former winner of Excellence in England 'Self-catering holiday of the year' there is everything to recommend about this wonderful destination which is much admired by our many return visitors.  Relaxing leisure club, beauty therapies and bistro on-site complete the scene for your holiday enjoyment.

Accommodation : Set on two floors Great Gable is part of the original old coach house - a delightful place to stay with parking at the door for one car and only a few yards to the exclusive leisure club and bistro on site. The property offers level accommodation if you wish to avoid the use of stairs. Front door entrance into hallway leading to the lounge/dining area and kitchen. TVs in lounge and master bedroom, Sky TV inc. some sports and movies, Sonos music system. CDs can be played through the DVD player.  Delightful views from all the main windows. The master bedroom on this floor has a super-king-sized bed and en-suite bathroom (bath, hand shower, basin and wc). Further twin room (could be super-king double on request) and separate shower room (double sized shower booth can be used as a steam room, basin and wc). A spiral staircase from the lounge accesses a mezzanine floor where additional easy seating is located - ideal as a second quiet seating area. Please note there is a £100 good housekeeping deposit required.

Outside: Parking at the door. Seating area in the courtyard outside the property. Shared terraced gardens in beautiful Italian style with cascades, fountains and imaginative planting. Footpaths through the wooded grounds. Free use of the onsite leisure club with pool, sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi, health and beauty treatments and small gym. The bistro offers a range of lunch and evening meals, snacks and bar area. This is a sloping site and there are steps and sloping paths in some areas. Keswick 1 mile down the lane. Walks from the door to Skiddaw summit and Latrigg.

Sorry no pets* non-smoking * electric  ceramic hob * electric oven * microwave * dishwasher * washing machine * heated drying cabinet * fridge * freezer * all bed linen and towels included * zip link bed in master bedroom ( please order on booking) * free wi-fi * telephone (outgoing calls charged as used)  * gas central heating and hot water * elec. and gas charged by meter readings * £100 good housekeeping deposit * cot and high chair to order * parking at the door for one car (additional parking available for £3 per car per day) * Keswick 1 mile down hill *


  • Grnd Flr/One Lvl
  • Multiple Bathrooms
  • Shortbreaks
  • CD player
  • Sorry no pets
  • Payphone
  • Utilities by meter reading
  • Sky package
  • Outside Space
  • Drying Cabinet
  • Leisure Club
  • Parking
  • 2 Bedroom
  • On-site Bistro & Bar
  • Rural
  • Quiet location
  • Patio or Balcony
  • Wi-Fi
  • Lake Views
  • Low occupancy tariff for 4
  • Luxury apartment
  • Underscar Leisure Club
  • Towels Inc
  • Gold Award
  • Underscar Property
  • Non Smoking
  • Duvets/beds made up for arrival
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Electric hob
  • Electric fan oven
  • Gas central heating
  • TV

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Property Reviews

Nice location, Excellent views from the apartment we stayed in overlooking Derwent Water. The apartment was of good quality. We enjoyed our visit and would happily stay at this location in the future.Mr Shorock