Troutbeck Bridge 2 miles. Applethwaite View is a wonderful ground-floor apartment nestled in the Troutbeck valley in Troutbeck near Troutbeck Bridge. The apartment provides guests with views of the unspoilt landscape and ample countryside walking trails, making for a lovely home-from-home for a family of four. After parking in the handy off-road spaces, head inside to be delighted by this bright and pleasant accommodation. After leaving your things in the helpful storage in the hallway, make yourself at home in the sitting room with its arched skylights that flood the space with natural light and unwind on the spacious sofa in front of the Smart TV. When you're feeling peckish, make your way up the steps to the fabulous kitchen/diner where a wealth of appliances are available to fix up a delicious meal. When dinner is ready, gather your group around the charming dining table and catch up about your Lake District adventures, and crack open a bottle of wine. When night falls, choose between two well-appointed rooms to sleep in; one being a zip/link super-king-size with its own Smart TV and stylish en-suite bathroom, and the other being a pretty double with a contemporary en-suite shower room. In the morning, relish a steaming cup of coffee or an immersive book as you unwind on the sunny patio. Travel a short distance to the centre of Troutbeck to find two friendly pubs to enjoy lunch in, along with walking trails weaving out of the village and through Wansfell Pike and Jenkin Crag. Troutbeck Bridge is where you'll find the rest of your amenities in one setting, along with ample lakeside activities in the neighbouring settlement of Ecclerigg. Venture north west to the town of Ambleside, where you can find the Stock Ghyll Force waterfall, marvel at the artwork in the town’s galleries, including the Old Courthouse Gallery and learn of the town's history at the Library & Museum Centre. Savour a memorable day out in Windermere and hike to the Orrest Head Viewpoint or spend the day paddling in Windermere's waters with the Hodge Howe Watersports Centre; continue to its neighbouring town of Bowness-on-Windermere where more attractions lie, from the World of Beatrix Potter Attraction to a ferry with access to more landmarks across the way. So much more awaits you in the Lake District National Park, from caves to mountain biking. Why not visit Cumbria's coast and enjoy a seaside outing or travel further inland to the popular town of Kendal? Create amazing memories with your family from Applethwaite View. Note: This property can be booked with Ref. 1041394, together sleeping up to 10 guests.
About the location
Windermere 2 miles; Ambleside 4 miles.
The small village of Troutbeck Bridge lies between the famous towns of Windermere and Ambleside, close to the renowned Kirkstone Pass, within the Lake District National Park. Made up of a scattering of Lakeland cottages, this quiet village offers a thriving and very popular local pub, serving real ales and fine food. The bustling towns of Windermere and Ambleside are close by, providing a range of amenities including shops, pubs and cafes. Lake Windermere boasts a range of lakeside activities, including trips to the famous Aquarium and the renowned Grizedale Forest Park, whilst children will enjoy the World of Beatrix Potter in nearby Bowness, where technology brings her characters to life. With destinations such as Coniston Water, Kendal, Keswick and the Lakeland Mountains all within easy reach, Troutbeck Bridge is an ideal location for exploring all that the region has to offer.
Please Note: The car park, although usable without risk to vehicles, is still awaiting tarmacking which is expected to take place in early November. There are two on-street parking areas on a first come first serve basis within a few metres of the property if necessary.
Please Note: Before the tarmac goes down in the car parking area, there is a raised manhole cover which has a safety barrier around it. It is just to the right of the entrance door so please be careful.
Please Note: The railings by the lower patio are awaiting further stabilization work which will happen early November. These are a little wobbly so please be aware.