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Curlew at Stonecliffe

Bowness-On-Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1097643)



Lakelovers rating

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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4 Customer Review(s)

  • Sarah

    “This is a great property.”

    We stayed with 2 young kids but it would be great for anyone. Really comfy and stylish, great amenities and so central in Bowness with a private parking space. The lake was just a 10 min walk plus there’s so many restaurants and shops on your immediate doorstep. Would definitely recommend.

    We stayed with 2 young kids but it would be great for anyone. Really comfy and stylish, great amenities and so central in Bowness with a private parking space. The lake was just a 10 min walk plus there’s so many restaurants and shops on your immediate doorstep. Would definitely recommend.

    - Sarah, August 2022


  • Lower-ground-floor apartment
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size with faux woodburner and Jack-and-Jill access to shower room, 1 x twin (zip/link, can be super-king-size on request) with Jack-and-Jill access to shower room
  • Cloakroom with basin and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining and sitting room with electric fire
  • Gas central heating with gas fire and underfloor heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher
  • TV with Freeview, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair available
  • Off-road parking
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 0.1 miles
  • Note: Check-in from 4pm, check-out at 10am

The property

Curlew at Stonecliff is a lovely lower-ground-floor apartment in the centre of Bowness-On-Windermere, Cumbria. In the heart of the Lake District National Park, Curlew at Stonecliff is an ideal base for couples or a family of four, thanks to its traditional setting within the historic Stonecliff House and its vibrant and stylish décor. Step into your new abode, which features original slate tile flooring and underfloor heating, making you feel right at home! A cloakroom is located just off the hallway for your convenience. Relax in the open-plan living area with its plush corner sofa and Loewe Smart TV while the electric fire gradually warms the space. The well-equipped kitchen is perfect for whipping up a wonderful meal for your loved ones, before settling down to enjoy at the dining table for four as you recount the days adventures. When sleep calls, retire to one of two well-presented bedrooms, a king-size with faux woodburning stove and a twin with zip/link, both of which have plenty of storage and Jack-and-Jill access to the shower room. In the morning, wake-up tired eyes with a refreshing shower before heading out to explore the nearby attractions of Wray Castle, Lake Windermere and Arts Bar & Grill. For your next Lake District adventure, secure your stay at Curlew at Stonecliff. Note: This property can be booked with Refs. 1097635, 1097555 and 1097646, together sleeping up to 12 guests.

The Stonecliffe Apartments

The Stonecliffe Apartments consists of an impeccable selection of four apartments resting in Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria. This collection offers elegant interiors with a contemporary flair and lovely nods to the area throughout such as Herdwick wool throws and artwork, along with access to private parking and an array of the Lake District National Park's sights on their doorsteps. The building of Stonecliffe itself is a large, traditionally built residence which enjoys a prominent position in the heart of the Bowness-on-Windermere, making for an impressive getaway for couples and small families alike. Once a small fishing village, Bowness-on-Windermere grew in the 19th Century to welcome tourists and visitors mainly due its beautiful location on the shores of Lake Windermere. Today you can enjoy a cruise around the lake, or hire a rowing boat or kayak. The town itself has many things to do, including the World of Beatrix Potter, the Old Laundry Theatre, a small cinema and many individual shops, restaurants and bars. Across the water by Ferry to the tiny hamlet of Far Sawrey is Beatrix Potter's home, Hill Top and many lovely walks around the village of Hawkshead. Further up the Lake is the wonderful Wray Castle, now owned by the National Trust and a great family day out. All around you of course, are many walks and wanders into the fells, from idyllic strolls around Cockshott Point to moderate climbs up Claife Heights. Wherever you choose to go for your excursions, The Stonecliffe Apartments provide a sumptuous base for you to retire to each evening.

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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.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas