“Perfectly centralised location, ...”Perfectly centralised location, not only for the lake district generally, but also for local bars and restaurants. Cosy nook was ideal , lacking nothing , a real home from home . Car parking in the lake district has always been problematic, but with the parking permit supplied, on street parking was never an issue .
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
This delightful cottage is situated in a row of traditional Lakeland stone terraces in a quiet courtyard location, in the heart of Windermere village, with Lake Windermere less than 1.5 miles away.
Superbly appointed and furnished with contemporary styling, this Windermere cottage is ideal for a romantic or small family break, in one of the most beautiful parts of the country.
There are two spacious bedrooms at this cottage in Windermere, both furnished to a high standard, with one having an en-suite shower room.
The open plan living area at this Windermere cottage exudes style and comfort with a well-equipped fitted kitchen, a dining area and a sitting area with a woodburning stove.
Outside is a small seating area with garden furniture, allowing you to sit with a refreshing drink as you plan the day's activities.
Both Windermere and Bowness villages have superb cafes, bars, a range of specialist shops and numerous galleries.
There is a delightful promenade along the shores of Lake Windermere where the Lake Steamers depart and rowing boats can be hired.
The pretty old market town of Ambleside is just a 10 minute drive away, and is the gateway into the beautiful mountains of the Lake District.
A welcoming Windermere cottage, perfect for a relaxing break in the very heart of Britain's favourite National Park.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x 2'6" twin (zip/link, can be double on request). Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.
- Gas central heating with woodburning stove
- Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, iPod dock, WiFi
- Fuel and power inc. in rent
- Fuel for woodburning stove available to purchase locally
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Travel cot and highchair on request
- Roadside parking for 1 car, permit provided
- Small patio area with furniture
- One well-behaved dog welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop, pubs and restaurants 3 mins walk.
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.
This property offers the following short breaks:
- Last minute