Cosy Nook

Bowness-on-Windermere, The Lake District and Cumbria (Ref. 20838)

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Cottage features

  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

This delightful cottage is situated in a row of traditional Lakeland stone terraces in a quiet 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.

Accommodation

Two bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin (2'6" beds, zip/link, can be double on request). Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.

Amenities

Gas central heating with woodburning stove in sitting area. 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.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

BOWNESS & WINDERMERE

Ambleside 5 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.

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