The Fitz

Sleeps 16-24 Cockermouth, Lake District

Key Facts

General Information

Bedrooms and Bathrooms

  • Sleeps up to 24
  • 8 bedrooms
  • 7 en-suite, 1 private family bathroom

Main House

  • Sleeps up to 20
  • 7 bedrooms
  • 7 en-suites
Bedrooms Sleeps Beds Features
Bedroom 1 4 Super King + Double Sofa Bed En-suite with Walk-in Shower & Bath
Bedroom 2 4 Super King + Double Sofa Bed En-suite with Walk-in Shower & Bath
Bedroom 3 2 Super King / Twin En-suite with Walk-in Shower & Bath
Bedroom 4 2 Super King / Twin En-suite with Walk-in Shower & Bath
Bedroom 5 2 Super King / Twin En-suite Shower Room
Bedroom 6 2 Super King / Twin En-suite Shower Room
Bedroom 7 4 Super King / Twin + Double Sofa Bed En-suite Wet Room with Disabled Access

The Flat

  • Sleeps up to 4
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 Private family bathroom
  • The flat is a self-contained unit up 10 steps at the back of the house with separate entrance. It has its own seating area, full kitchen, dishwasher; seating for four; a table and four chairs
Bedrooms Sleeps Beds Features
Bedroom 8 4 Super King / Twin + Double Sofa Bed Bathroom with Bath & Walk-in Shower

Children Welcome

  • Books and DVD’s for children
  • 2 travel cots available - linen provided on request
  • 2 high chairs available
  • Children’s play area


  • 1 Ground floor bedroom available
  • Ground Floor bathroom with shower - No grab rails
  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor is accessible for wheelchairs
  • 2 shallow steps into property via front door, ramp available
  • Step free access into property via back door
  • Step free access throughout ground floor
  • BBQ hut access via ramp

Things To Do

Cooking and Dining

  • Dining table seats 24 guests comfortably
  • 4 Electric ovens; 2 warming drawers, 1 microwave oven, one steamer
  • Large Induction hob
  • Large fridge/freezer in Kitchen
  • 2 Dishwashers
  • Microwave & toaster
  • Cafetieres
  • Ice machine
  • Indoor BBQ Hut - Uses charcoal for cooking, or logs to keep the room warm
  • Two Coal BBQs


  • TVs in every bedroom. 2x 65” TVs in lounge and dining room
  • Blu-ray Player with DVDs
  • Superfast fibre broadband
  • Bookcase with books
  • Dining room can be used as a board room
  • Log burner in living room


  • Hot tub, seating 6
  • Croquet and Cricket
  • 3 acres of gardens, 20 acres of woodland and 37 acres or parkland
  • Farm animals in the front parkland - Alpacas, pygmy goats, emus and horses
  • Small outside tables and chairs


  • Walk any of the 214 Lakeland fells
  • Play gorgeous golf courses
  • Fish the River Derwent
  • Hire bikes and potter the Lakeland lanes
  • Saddle up on horses at Lane Head Stables
  • Be pampered at Armathwaite Hall Hotel’s spa

For Children

  • Go Ape at Whinlatter
  • Meet wolf hybrids at the Predator Experience
  • Go Bear Grylls with Keswick Canoe and Bushcraft
  • Bring books to life at the World of Beatrix Potter
  • Head to Maryport Aquarium
  • Meet over 100 species of exotic animals
  • See the magic of drama at the Theatre by the Lake

Location & Booking

House Restrictions

  • Sorry, not suitable for stag parties
  • Hen parties welcome
  • Dogs welcome at £50 per dog - pet policy in place
  • Sorry, no fireworks
  • Noise policy in place
  • Exclusive to kate & tom's

Where We Are

  • The nearest train station is Workington or Penrith
  • The nearest airport is Manchester
  • Taxis available
  • Parking for 8+ cars
  • Cockermouth | Cumbria

Arrival and Departure

  • Check in 4pm
  • Check out 4pm Sunday
  • Check out at 10am (other days)

What’s Included

  • Linen, towels and essentials
  • Use of washing machine & tumble dryer
  • Please bring your own hot tub towels
  • Additional housekeeping available at additional fee
  • Fuel for Ovens and BBQs

Payment Process

  • We take a one third deposit at the time of booking
  • The balance is due three months before the date booked

Cautionary Deposit

  • £1,000 refundable deposit

Virtual Tour

  • With a few clicks you can be leisurely making your way through living rooms, bedrooms, dining rooms, kitchens and bathrooms – the whole house in all its beauty waiting for you to step on in for an effortless and insightful virtual tour.

Floor plan