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Helm Rigg

Bowness-On-Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1083734)

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Near a shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Pub Near a pub < 1 mile

The property

Settled in the bustling town of Bowness-On-Windermere is this functional, second-floor apartment, Helm Rigg Enjoying a central location of the town, with excellent amenities and the wonderful Lake Windermere just a stone's throw away, this dwelling is the ideal location for a family of four.

Be welcomed by a designated parking space and soak in the quaint setting before climbing up to the first-floor to discover your holiday home.

Step inside to find an open-plan living space, thoughtfully laid-out to maximise the room and the perfect place to be entertained with your family.

Prepare home-cooked meals in the compact kitchen area, where you can fry up tasty meals on the gas hob or bake in the electric oven.

Enjoy meals at the breakfast bar and afterwards unwind on the plush sofa or armchairs, where you can escape reality with a movie marathon, courtesy of the Smart TV.

Watch the sunset on the balcony with a refreshing glass of wine and absorb the far-reaching views of the beautiful lake.

As the evening grows darker, retreat inside and indulge in a moment of relaxation in the P-shaped bath, pour in the bubbles and relish a peaceful moment.

Helm Rigg offers a cosy double bedroom to your left of the entrance and straight ahead you will find the master double bedroom with ample storage to house your belongings in your home-from-home.

In the morning, kick-start your day with a steaming cup of coffee on the balcony as you ponder the exhilarating activities of the day.

Take a scenic walk into the heart of Bowness-On-Windermere, for a plethora of attractions, relish the spectacular sights on a lake cruise, visit your favourite characters at The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction and fans of famous literary can also enjoy exploring her 17th-century home.

A short car journey will lead you to the charming town of Ambleside, where you can choose from an excellent selection of places to dine out, feel inspired at the award-winning Hayes Garden World and explore the wonderful Loughrigg Fell.

Visit the vibrant town of Kendal, dominated by a 13th-century castle, or unveil the town's history at one of Britain's oldest museums, soak in the culture at an engrossing art exhibition and enjoy the local delicacies at the fabulous restaurants.

For a wonderful escape to the Lake District, choose Helm Rigg as your abode.


  • First-floor apartment
  • Two bedrooms: 1x double, 1x small double
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area, sitting area with balcony
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer
  • Smart TV, DVD Player, WiFi, selection of books and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Designated parking space for 1 car
  • Balcony with furniture
  • Pet-friendly
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 0.3 miles, pub 0.2 miles

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About the location


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

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas