This ground floor apartment is found in a surprisingly peaceful
location, just off the bustling centre of Bowness village and only a
few minutes' stroll from Lake Windermere's shores. The accommodation is
fresh, comfortable and ideally placed for families or friends to
explore this popular Lake District destination at any time of year.
Sink into the relaxing lounge after a day on foot, wander out into the
garden on sunny days, and enjoy meals together in relaxed surroundings
and rest up in beautifully furnished bedrooms ready for the next day.
With private parking right outside, this superb bolt-hole is literally
a stone's throw from the centre of the village and only a five minute
stroll to the shores of Lake Windermere where a plethora of water-borne
activities can be enjoyed.
Accommodation in detail
Private off-street parking for 1 car. Enter via the communal entrance
hall, with secure entry system. Gardenside is on the ground floor;
private entrance hall with cloaks cupboard. The lounge / dining room is
bright and airy, and with patio doors leading out to the garden area.
The kitchen is open plan to the living space, well-equipped for dining
in. King-size master bedroom and additional twin bedroom. Luxury
bathroom with monsoon shower over the bath, perfect for long soaks
after a day on the fells.
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 your apartment. 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.Get the full listing »