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Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 904555)

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  • Sleeps 7

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 4

  • Pets Yes

  • Mr Bottomley
    April 2017
    “Slight issue with toilet in one ...”
    Slight issue with toilet in one room and the door in another but overall would stay again.

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

An excellent detached house with ample parking, superbly located on the outskirts of the bustling lakeside village of Bowness-on-Windermere, just five minutes’ walk from the shores of Lake Windermere and the village centre in the beautiful Lake District National Park.

Offering families and friends an excellent base to explore this stunning part of England, this superb Windermere cottage benefits from upside down accommodation to make the most of the views, with the attractive living accommodation on the first floor.

This Windermere cottage offers four ground floor bedrooms all with en-suite facilities.

The spacious first floor has a large sitting room and an attractive separate dining area, with soft sofas to relax in at the end of the day.

Outside this Bowness-on-Windermere cottage is a small patio area, plus it has the added benefit of ample parking available.

The superb location of this charming Windermere cottage makes it perfect as a convenient base with easy access to the amenities in both Bowness-on-Windermere or Windermere village itself, including excellent restaurants available in both.

Bowness-on-Windermere has a beautiful lakeside front where you can enjoy a cruise up the lake to ever-popular Ambleside, or down to Lakeside to explore the Aquarium of the Lake or embark on the Haverthwaite & Lakeside Steam railway.

With so much to do in the area and such welcoming accommodation to return to, this perfect Windermere cottage is superb at any time of the year.

Accommodation

Four ground floor bedrooms with TV and en-suite shower, basin and WC: 3 x double, 1 x single. First floor kitchen. First floor dining room with arch to sitting room.

Amenities

  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, 5 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair on request
  • Off road parking for 4 cars
  • Patio area with furniture and BBQ
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shops and pubs 3 mins walk
  • Note: The property sleeps max. 7 plus 1 infant
  • Note: Check-in 3.30pm

About the location

BOWNESS & WINDERMERE

Windermere Train Station 1.5 miles; Ambleside 5 miles; Kendal 7 miles.

The vibrant twin towns of Bowness and Windermere hold enduring appeal for visitors to the Lake District National Park, with each providing a range of nearby attractions, amenities, shops and restaurants to suit all tastes. A variety of boat trips and boat hire are available from Windermere Lake Cruises in Bowness to Brockhole, Ambleside and Lakeside (at the southern end of the lake where the Lakeside Aquarium and the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway are situated). The World of Beatrix Potter attraction and the Old Laundry theatre are 1.5 miles away. Orrest Head, where Alfred Wainwright was inspired to write his series of iconic guidebooks, is a 30-minute walk to enjoy the spectacular panorama of far-reaching views over the lake and surrounding fells. Brockhole, which offers high wire tree top experiences, is less than two miles away, and the historic villages of Grasmere, Ambleside and Troutbeck are a short drive away. There are also a variety of watersports on offer for the more energetic at marine centres along the lake. The area is ideally situated for exploring all that this region has to offer, whether by foot, bike, car, railway or bus; and is within easy reach of attractions such as the spectacular Langdales, Beatrix Potter’s Hill Top House at Far Sawrey, Coniston, Grizedale Forest Park, with its delightful walks and famous outdoor sculptures, mountain biking and “Go-Ape” adventure park, Ullswater, Kendal, Keswick, stone circles, Roman forts and England's highest mountain, Scafell Pike.

Region Information

Note: The property sleeps max. 7 plus 1 infant.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas