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Brantfield Cottage

Bowness-On-Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1069246)


Very good

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Open fire
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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5 Customer Review(s)

  • Lyndsay

    “We had a very good stay at Brantfield Cottage.”

    The house was very clean and in a great location close to shops and restaurants. Do be prepared for a walk up a very steep hill though! We had 1 minor issue and it was sorted by maintenance within the hour.

    The house was very clean and in a great location close to shops and restaurants. Do be prepared for a walk up a very steep hill though! We had 1 minor issue and it was sorted by maintenance within the hour.

    - Lyndsay, June 2021


  • Set over three floors
  • Three bedrooms: 1 x first floor double bedroom, 1 x second floor double bedroom, 1 x second floor with two single beds ideal for 2 children
  • Bathroom with bath, seperate shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with dining area
  • Sitting room.
  • Gas central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV
  • Wifi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair available
  • Designated signed road parking for 1 car
  • Patio area to the front of the property with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Pub 8 mins walk
  • Shop 11 mins walk
  • Bowness Pier and Lake Windermere 12 mins walk.


The property

This handsome Lakeland home takes a fantastic location above Bowness village, backing on to National Trust land and commanding superb fell and lake views. With ample living space for family or friends, the interior is comfortably furnished, warmed by feature woodburning stove and featuring characteristic oak panelling in the living room and master bedroom. Light pours in through large traditional windows and a fabulous bathroom ensures convenience for all guests. Brantfield Cottage's location is an excellent choice for a stress-free self-catering holiday; it's only a stone's throw from the lively Bowness high street and the fun-filled shores of Lake Windermere. == Accommodation in detail Entrance hall leads to light yet cosy living room with large bay window, comfy furnishings and feature fireplace with woodburning stove. Well-equipped kitchen with a cosy and compact dining area by the window. First floor: Master double bedroom with stunning lake views through large bay window, plus super house bathroom with shower and bath. Second floor: Two further bedrooms, double bedroom with sky light and a compact twin bedroom which is perfect for children. Location Brantfield Cottage takes a handy location overlooking Bowness village and Lake Windermere's shore. The village centre is only a stroll away, where you'll find a lively high street, local shops, supermarket, cafes, Lakeland pubs and excellent restaurants. The Bowness Bay lake shore is just down the road, with plenty of opportunities to get out on the water - row boats, motor boats or sophisticated lake cruises. For family self-catering holidays, there are plenty of entertainments for a rainy day; the famous World of Beatrix Potter is in Bowness, and you'll also find a cinema and theatre. For day trips throughout the Lake District, Bowness is also a top self-catering base. The A591 links you to the main route through the Lake District, with manageable drives to Ambleside, Grasmere, Coniston, the stunning Langdale Valley and more. That means it's also a great base for walking groups!

Note: This property has a refundable 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.

This property offers the following short breaks:

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