Capturing the very essence of the Lake District this conveniently located contemporary detached Lakeland cottage has been stylishly refurbished to provide a truly sophisticated and romantic Lake District retreat. This gorgeous Lakeland slate cottage is only a stone’s throw from the absolute heart of both popular villages; Bowness and Windermere, as well as being only a short walk to the shores of the lake.
The sumptuous open-plan living space is made for sociable occasions or cosy evenings in by the warming woodburner and the romantic bedroom is chic and relaxing - perfect. The modern kitchen has all you may need and the invigorating power shower room is also fresh and modern. There is a pretty cottage garden with patio and furniture ideal for al-fresco living on sunny days and all this within a few minute's stroll from the heart of bustling Windermere and Bowness vibrant villages.
Windermere is an absolutely delightful historic market town, home to numerous enticing cafes, bars, restaurants and small independent shops as well as the excellent Booths supermarket. It is the spiritual heart of 'The Lakes' and is surrounded by a timeless landscape of beautiful unspoilt countryside, ancient stone-built villages and is home to some of England's finest scenery including the largest fresh water lake. If you like the outdoors you cannot help but fall in love with this region. Come and see for yourself - you will not be disappointed! This convenient bolt hole is a treat at any time of year; perfect for a special occasion or even a Lake District honeymoon.
Accommodation in detail
Park at the top of the drive in the named space, just a few steps from the front door, a few pretty stone steps lead to the cottage with strategically placed bench, perfect for morning coffee. Steps cottage is all on one level and entrance is into the 'state of the art' kitchen, which has all you may need. The living space is relaxing and stylish with sumptuous furnishings by the warming woodburner and inclusive Wi-Fi, means you can plan your days from the comfort of your cottage. Off the living / dining room is a 'reading escape' perfect for catching up on that favourite novel. The king size romantic bedroom is a place to unwind and freshen up in the power shower room. Outside is a pretty cottage garden with patio and furniture.
This gorgeous Lake District cottage takes an enviable location; easily reached by car or by train and perfectly placed to explore Windermere village, Bowness and the delights of Lake Windermere without even having to use a car.
Windermere village is a lovely place to make yourself at home, with lazy cafes for breakfast, plenty of shops for stocking up the kitchen, traditional Lake District pubs and several restaurants to choose from. A number of superb walks begin nearby, including the easy ascent of Biskey Howe which promises spectacular views to Lake Windermere from the top.
Stroll a few minutes towards the lake and you'll reach bustling Bowness, a popular Lake District holiday destination offering sophisticated shopping, a range of restaurants and even a lively nightlife - from the cosy 'Hole int Wall' traditional pub to the trendy Bodegas & Sol tapas bar. From Bowness Bay, you can catch a Windermere Lake Cruise to Ambleside or Lakeside - what a way to explore without driving!
For touring by car, you'll find Windermere and Bowness great places to start. A famously scenic stretch of the A591 leads to Ambleside, Rydal Water and historic Grasmere. Branch off into the Troutbeck Valley and take one of the most breathtaking scenic drives in the Lake District - over Kirkstone Pass to Ullswater with a stop at the acclaimed Queen's Head for lunch.
1 king size
Gorgeous detached Lakeland cottage
5 minute stroll to village center & lake
Gas central heating
Power shower room
Electric oven & induction hob
Fridge & freezer
Washer / dryer
Pretty garden with patio & garden furniture
Private parking space