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Tree Tops

Bowness, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1041377)

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  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
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  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
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1 Customer Review(s)

  • Mrs Gordon

    “Great location nice peaceful street but only two minutes from the centre of Bowness and all the shops ,bars and restaurants.”

    - Mrs Gordon, Aug 2019

The property

Families or groups of friends will love the views from the top floor of this town house and balcony. The sun floods in through the patio doors by the living/dining room, with wooden beams overhead. Although just a few steps from bustling Bowness, you'll feel miles away from the rush when relaxing at home. Wander to Lake Windermere for the day, enjoy yourself on the water, then return to watch the sunset on the balcony. Perfect. Cook a hearty meal in the roomy kitchen then retire to a king size bed for a good night's sleep. Children will love the bunk room! == Accommodation in detail Garage parking for one car and 1 private parking space. External steps lead to the first floor and entrance hall. Three pretty bedrooms, 2 doubles and 1 bunk room, on the first floor, as well as bathroom with shower over bath. Upstairs to spacious open plan living space with views through a wall of glass to the full-width balcony, deep-cushion furnishings and TV/DVD. The modern kitchen and dining area are off the lounge, but set apart with contrasting wood laminate floor. Outside there is a garden with a patio on raised decking. Location This central Bowness holiday property is perfectly located for a fun Lake District holiday. Standing on the eastern shore of Lake Windermere; Bowness village brims with quirky shops, boating activities, cafes, restaurants and handy supermarkets. The 3-screen Royalty Cinema and the Old Laundry Theatre provide plenty of evening entertainment... as do the fantastic selection of traditional pubs and contemporary bars. There are endless activities on and around Lake Windermere, from sailing and rowing, to cycling and walking. From Bowness Pier the Windermere Lake Cruises steamers take picturesque trips to Ambleside and Lakeside - a great way to explore car-free. Also only a couple of miles outside Bowness village is the prestigious Windermere Golf Club. Keen hikers will find plenty to tempt them in the areas surrounding Bowness. Head up Gummers How for some of the best views of the lake and National Park, or take the car ferry across to Hawkshead to explore Grizedale Forest and the spectacular surrounding area. The forest offers good walking, cycling and entertaining sculpture trails. For those who want to explore further afield, the A591 provides an easy route to many of the Lake District's most spectacular locations. Bowness is just 20 minutes from the M6 and well-served by bus services and the train station at Windermere village (which is just a couple of miles up the road).


  • 3 bedrooms: 2 x double, 1 x bunk room sleeping 2, family bathroom with shower over bath, basin and wc
  • Open plan sitting room
  • Kitchen and dining area.
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric double oven with double gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, TV, DVD
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Parking for 2 cars (1 in garage)
  • Pub and shops nearby
  • Garden with patio
  • Sorry, no pets or smoking.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £200.

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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.

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