This modern, convenient holiday cottage in Bowness-on-Windermere offers a quiet location, away from the crowds yet only a short stroll from both the village and the lake itself. The elegant living space and bedroom arrangements are spacious for both family and couples. If you’re looking for a spacious but conveniently located cottage then this is the place to relax and recharge your batteries, with the bustling delights of Bowness village only a few minutes’ walk away.
Accommodation in detail
Private drive for two cars right outside your cottage with access on the ground level. Here there is a double bedroom a single bedroom and a family bathroom; also on this level is a useful utility room with washing machine and dryer giving direct access to the garden and garage. The garage can be used to store bicycles. On the first floor is the living room and a well equipped kitchen/Diner. Then up again to the second floor with a king size bedroom with en-suite shower room and further single room
On the eastern shores of Lake Windermere, Bowness is a sophisticated Lakeland village with a wealth to explore and enjoy. Stroll to the lake shore to hire a row boat or power boat, or take an elegant cruise on one of the Lake Windermere steamers. Windermere Lake Cruises depart regularly to Ambleside and Lakeside; a wonderful way to explore without even using your car.
There are several excellent restaurants in Bowness village, within walking distance of Cherry Tree Cottage.
The Postillion Restaurant is a long-standing favourite for stylish dining, while Lucy4 at the Porthole and Bodegas & Sol puts a contemporary twist on the tapas style. There are also plenty of traditional Lakeland pubs, both in the village centre and the surrounding countryside. Windermere Golf Club is just outside Bowness village, on the way to the Lyth Valley. This area is also renowned for gentle but very scenic walking, with a wealth of acclaimed Lake District country pubs to choose from at the end of the day.
Close to the village, you'll find Blackwell, The Arts and Crafts House. This impressive property takes a stunning position overlooking Lake Windermere, and has a range of interesting exhibitions.
Join the A591 to Ambleside and Grasmere, and you can explore the homes of famous Lake District poet, William Wordsworth.
Another great idea is to take the car-ferry crossing over Lake Windermere from Bowness, to visit the former home of Beatrix Potter in Near Sawrey, and the picturesque village of Hawkshead.
1 king size
1 double, 2 single rooms
Living flame gas fire
Gas central heating
4G signal can be obtained
Bathroom with bath and shower attachment
En-suite shower room
Fridge & freezer
Washing machine & tumble dryer
5 minute walk to the village centre and lake
Private parking for 2
Garage / secure bike storage