White Cross Bay near Troutbeck Bridge, Cumbria & The Lake District
Troutbeck Bridge 0.8 miles. A comfortable and well-presented detached Scandinavian-style lodge, located on the popular White Cross Bay Park on the shores of Lake Windermere in the heart of the Lake District. This Windermere holiday lodge offers spacious, well-equipped accommodation, ideal for families wishing to enjoy a superb lakeside location with outdoor activities available nearby. Offering all ground floor accommodation, this Windermere cottage has three comfortable bedrooms, a family bathroom and an open plan living area with modern kitchen and dining area, with French doors leading out to the spacious decked terrace, perfect for sitting out at the end of the day to watch the sun set over the trees and fells beyond. There are also leisure facilities on-site (local charges apply) including a bar, restaurant, shop and play area. Ideally situated mid-way between Windermere and Ambleside, this Windermere cottage makes an ideal base to explore these popular villages and enjoy the wide variety of shops and restaurants available to you. There are many water-based activities to try your hand at, within easy reach of your Windermere holiday home, while Brockhole - The Lake District Visitor Centre is situated less than a mile away. Enjoy a cruise on the Windermere steamer, which offers a spectacular voyage along the lake giving glorious views of the mountain scenery, bay and wooded islands. You might choose to sail up to Ambleside, or south to Lakeside to enjoy the Lakes Aquarium and the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Steam Railway. With so much to see and do, this Windermere holiday lodge is a perfect family destination all year round.
All ground floor. Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x adult bunks, 1 x twin with 2'6" beds. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with gas fire and patio door to decked terrace.
Electric heating with gas fire in sitting area. Gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, TV with Freeview and 2 Sky Sports channels, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Large enclosed decked terrace with furniture. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 2 mins walk. Note: Although all ground floor, this property is approached by 5 steps. Note: Due to lakeside location, children should be supervised at all times. Note: Guests must obtain a pass from the site reception for access to site. A refundable deposit of £20 is required. Note: Charges for use of leisure facilities, e.g. swimming pool, gym, sauna etc. per stay are family pass £30, adult £10, children 5-16 £5, children under 5 free.
At a glance
- Swimming pool
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Windermere 2 miles; Ambleside 4 miles.
The vibrant twin towns of Bowness and Windermere hold enduring appeal for many visitors to the Lake District, both providing a range of amenities, shops and restaurants to suit all tastes. Boat trips are available from Bowness to Ambleside, the Lakeside Aquarium and Beatrix Potter’s ‘Hill Top House’ at Sawrey. Orrest Head, where Alfred Wainwright was inspired to write his series of iconic guidebooks, is on the edge of the town and Grizedale Forest Park is nearby, with delightful walks, mountain biking and the ‘Go Ape’ adventure park. There are many National Trust properties in the area, as well as a variety of watersports for the more energetic. Bowness and Windermere are ideally situated for exploring all the region has to offer - within easy reach of destinations such as Langdale, Grasmere, Coniston Water, Kendal, Keswick and the Lakeland Mountains, including Scafell Pike, England’s highest.