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Footprints by the Lake

Lakeview 5, White Cross Bay near Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1068852)


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  • Icon/Feature/Hot Tub Hot tub
  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Sauna Sauna
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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22 Customer Review(s)

  • “Lovely cabin perfect location by the lake, fully equipped with everything we needed.”

    Spacious yet cosy. Hot tub was lovely and warm on arrival and stayed warm all holiday. Only change would be to have a small mirror added into the bedroom for ease of everyone getting ready

    Spacious yet cosy. Hot tub was lovely and warm on arrival and stayed warm all holiday. Only change would be to have a small mirror added into the bedroom for ease of everyone getting ready

    - Tamzin, September 2021

    Thank you for your feedback, we are so pleased to hear of how much you enjoyed your stay. Noting your comment about adding mirrors to the bedrooms, the owner has confirm they will be fitted at the end of November. Thank you for bringing this to our attention. Footprints is a fantastic lodge in a great location, it is definitely one not to be missed! Property Owner

The property

Footprints by the Lake is a simply stunning, well-appointed three bedroom holiday lodge at White Cross Bay.

It enjoys a much sought-after position on the park being situated by the lake and marina.

The lodge will comfortably sleep 6 guests plus an infant in a travel cot.

There is an outside private hot tub located to the side of the lodge – perfect to relax in after a long day hiking.

Step into the spacious open plan lounge, kitchen, and dining area, with fully retractable concertina doors with breath-taking views towards the lake and marina, relax in front of the focal electric fire with a delightful book or enjoy a family movie night, this lodge offers everything you need for the perfect holiday.

The Kitchen diner makes preparing an evening meal a breeze and adequate seating for six around the dining table, ensuring you get that quality time together.

At night-time retreat into one of the three bedrooms this lodge has to offer, the Master bedroom features King size wooden bed frame, bedside drawers and wardrobe, TV, en suite shower room with double width walk in shower, hand basin and toilet.

The second and third bedroom both offer twin single beds, bedside drawers, and wardrobe with the one of which has the added facility of a TV.

The stylish family bathroom offers a full-size bath with overhead shower sink and W/C.

White Cross Bay Holiday Park sits on the shores of Lake Windermere with panoramic views across the Lakes and to the fells beyond, making this location a wonderful choice for your Lakes getaway.

The site is home to a host of fabulous facilities to enjoy including an indoor swimming pool, a sauna, and a spa pool, along with a children’s play area and activities, as well as a convenience shop, bar and restaurant and even a Costa Coffee!

From the main reception you can hire boats and water sporting equipment so you can get out on the water, with popular activities including paddle-boarding, canoeing, and kayaking.

Note: Some facilities on the park are subject to extra cost such as use of the pool, gym, entertainment, bar and restaurant.

Head to the fun filled Brockhole Lake District Visitor Centre offering a wide range of activities for all ages from strolling around the pretty gardens, enjoying a sweet treat in the café, walking one of the trails or attempting the Tree Top Trek, there is something for everyone!

You are just a few miles from the charming town of Windermere too, bursting with quaint and quirky local shops to browse, along with more traditional pubs and restaurants, while neighbouring Bowness is home to The World of Beatrix Potter Experience.

Discover a world of adventure in the Lakes at White Cross Bay.


  • All ground level :Three Bedrooms: 1 x King Size with ensuite shower room with WC, basin, heated towel rail, 2 x full size twins with bedside drawers & storage, family bathroom with full size bath, over bath electric thermostatic shower, basin and WC, open plan living space with fitted kitchen, dining area, outside the decking features private hot tub and outside furniture, a slab or base is provided for a BBQ but please bring your own disposable BBQ, dedicated WiFi connection, thick fluffy monogrammed towels and complimentary ‘Bath Store’ toiletries for adults, centrally heated ensuring a comfortable stay all year round
  • There is designated parking for two cars to the side of the lodge (an additional car can be parked in the spaces along the main drive close to the marina).
  • Full gas central heating
  • Gas hob and electric oven, fridge, freezer dishwasher, microwave, beverage fridge, electric fire, smart TV , TV in master and second bedroom
  • Hot Tub - please note, use of hot tub is between 10am and 10pm only
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent (please bring any leisure towels)
  • Parking for two cars
  • Sorry no pets and no smoking
  • Footprints by the lake has its own complimentary dedicated WiFi, WiFi is for personal use only and is not intended for high data usage, gaming and/or use for business purposes, This is only suitable for page browsing and sending emails, Bookings cannot be accepted if they are solely reliant on the provision of uninterrupted and unlimited Wi-Fi and we are not held responsible or liable for loss of connection
  • Note: For use of the onsite facilities, a complex pass is required, These can be purchased from reception
  • Bowness 2.7 miles, Ambleside 2.8 miles

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £250.

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About the location


Ambleside 5 miles; Kendal 8.7 miles.

The twin towns of Bowness and Windermere are both vibrant, fun-filled places set within the splendid scenery of the Lake District. Both towns provide a range of amenities, shops and restaurants to suit all tastes whilst Ambleside offers the additional attraction of a boat ride to Bowness, the Lakeside Aquarium and Beatrix Potter's 'Hill Top House' at Sawrey. Grizedale Forest Park is within easy driving distance and is home to a range of activities including many good walks, mountain biking and the 'Go Ape' adventure park. The region also boasts many National Trust properties as well as a variety of water sports for those who prefer a more adrenaline-fuelled trip. Children will enjoy a trip to the 'World of Beatrix Potter' in Bowness whilst the villages of Grasmere, Coniston Water, Kendal, Keswick and the Lakeland Mountains are all within easy reach.

Region Information

Footprints by the Lake is accessed by 6 steps. The lodge is then all on the same ground floor level.

A travel cot and highchair are not provided, please bring your own. The travel cot will fit in the master bedroom or the twin bedroom.

White Cross Bay has its own onsite facilities. You will need to purchase a complex pass from reception which includes the use of the pool, gym, entertainment and access to bar and restaurant. The prices are subject to change by park management.

Footprints by the Lake has its own complimentary dedicated WiFi. WiFi is for personal use only and is not intended for high data usage, gaming and/or use for business purposes, This is only suitable for page browsing and sending emails, Bookings cannot be accepted if they are solely reliant on the provision of uninterrupted and unlimited Wi-Fi and we are not held responsible or liable for loss of connection.

There is a Good Housekeeping Bond of £250 for this property.

Park Rules and Operations – White Cross Bay

All holiday parks are owned and managed by a separate company to ourselves. Lake District Lodge Holidays has no association with the owners of these parks or responsibility for the provision of services they offer. At certain times of year, there maybe a reduction in those services, which is outside of our control.

Commercial vehicles, caravans, camper vans, Hen or Stag parties are not permitted onsite. Dogs must be kept on leads at all times and are not be left alone in the lodges at any point during your stay.

You will be staying on an operational holiday park, which means work may be undertaken from time to time by the park owners during your stay. Although Lake District Lodge Holidays will always try to inform guests in advance if something may impact on a stay and if we have prior knowledge. We cannot be held responsible or accept any liability for park operations of which are outside of our control and which we have no knowledge of.

Any issues relating to a stay at a privately owned lodge should be reported back through Lake District Lodge Holidays as the park are not responsible for managing the lodge or booking for private sublet guests during their stay.

Hot Tubs

For the comfort of other holidays guests we request that noise is kept to a minimum. Usage of the hot tub is between 10am and 10pm only. If you are found to breach these timings then you may be asked to vacate the park with no call for a refund.

All hot tubs are maintained to strict industry standards and HSE guidelines by separate qualified independent contractors on behalf of the property owners. This includes changing the water between guest stays and checking the water condition on a regular basis.

Whilst every effort is made to have a hot tub ready for immediate use by the arrival time stated, this may not always be possible. In such cases the hot tub will usually be ready to use later that day unless otherwise advised. In such cases no compensation or refund is payable unless the hot tub is faulty.

Information about using a hot tub safely is provided at all lodges with a hot tub and on a prominent notice near the tub. All hot tub users should wear an appropriate bathing suit. Usage of a hot tub is at a guests own risk and Lake District Lodge Holidays accepts no liability for anything which may happen to a guest as a direct result of using a hot tub.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Off-season
  • Christmas
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