Walkers Boat House, Bowness
Arrival day: Friday | Sleeps: 6
Where in the Lake District is there better to be than on Lake Windermere in your very own luxury boat house. The setting is sublime and the views simply breathtaking in every way, this is a place to truly live it up and soak up and this magnificent place has to offer. Holidays can stay with you forever and here at Walkers Boat House you will not be disappointed. On honeymoon, spending time with friends or family or planning a very special occasion, this magical hideaway is the one.
This is somewhere to gaze out over the lake, forget everything and watch the ever changing mood of Windermere. A place of luxury is one where every detail is taken care of and here at Walkers Boat House; it certainly lives up to this reputation. The setting is breathtaking and interesting, approached along the lane leading to a car ferry taking you from bustling Bowness to Picturesque Hawshead. The views are to 'die for'; they will remain with you long after you leave.
If you have your own boat then perfect and if not why not hire one for a few days, there are places nearby to moor your boat- this is the way to tour our location in style and here your front garden is made of water. Here you not only truly experience Lake District life - you actually live on England's largest and most famous lake!
Accommodation in detail
Parking right outside your boat house with level access to the property. Entrance hall with oak flooring and beautiful furnishings. Here is a boiler / drying room being ideal for walking or sailing clobber. The open plan living space is simply magnificent with a full wall of glass gazing at that magnificent view, patio doors to the large balcony where al-fresco living is at its best. The designer kitchen has all you may need and is open to the sumptuous leather furnishings. The three bedrooms are chic and sophisticated, two king size one with en-suite power shower room and then there is a twin bedroom and separate bathroom. Don't forget the balcony and lake access.
This luxury Bowness holiday home takes a peaceful scenic location, just off the heart of Bowness and only a 10 minute walk from the village centre itself. Bowness-on-Windermere is a popular Lake District holiday location, nestling on the eastern shore of Lake Windermere and alive with all the boating activities of Bowness Bay right outside your window. Enjoy sophisticated shops, tempting cafes, excellent Lake District restaurants and cosy traditional pubs, or stroll to the pier to hop on a Windermere Lake Cruise to Ambleside or Lakeside - a lovely way to explore without even using your car.
Couples or groups of friends will find plenty of evening venues to explore - from the cosy and traditional 'Hole int Wall' to the trendy Bodega & Sol tapas bar. Families can take their pick from a range of attractions in Bowness; mini golf on the Glebe, the famous World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, the Royalty Cinema and the Old Laundry Theatre.
Enjoying the wider Lake District is simple and easy with a self-catering property in Bowness as your starting point. The famously scenic A591 leads from nearby Windermere village to Ambleside, Rydal Water and historic Grasmere. It's a breeze to branch off and explore Ullswater, via the dramatic Kirkstone Pass, or Langdale, Hawkshead and Coniston water.