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Windermere and Bowness Hotel Accommodation
|It's those little touches in any hotel or guest house that make a big difference. And at Windermere Suites those little touches are everywhere. Here, boutique hotel elegance meets private retreat comfort. Escape to the Lake District and indulge in luxurious, spacious quality and submit to the romantic allure of Windermere Suites.
We have 8 individual suites to choose from, each one delivering on style thanks to contemporary designer furniture and bathrooms you can only dream of. For whatever reason you're getting away - a quiet weekend for two, a honeymoon or anniversary - we'll provide everything to make it unforgettable.
When we launched Windermere Suites we wanted to bring something new to the Lake District. Something that really reflected the tranquility and majesty of this unique corner of England. We wanted something far more special. A 5 star luxury retreat, without the pomp and ceremony often assosiated with stuffy hotels, somewhere anyone could feel like they had truly escaped.
Each of the breathtaking private guest suites is designed and furnished to deliver comfort beyond the norm. Delight beyond expectation. Every fitting, every furnishing, every technical element is designer quality. Perfect for honeymooners, anniversary couples or just die-hard romantics who seek heavenly solitude and privacy.
You’ll enjoy a hearty Cumbria platter or Continental breakfast served every morning in the relaxing comfort of your own suite.
Another fascinating element of Windermere Suites is that it is a ‘living showroom’, where you can experience first hand some of today’s leading designer furniture manufacturers.
We've designed eight fabulous suites, each one offering the highest levels of comfort and luxury to make your time with us truly memorable.
From the individual wall coverings to the designer furniture, no stone has been left unturned. Each suite has its own lounge area complete with wall-mounted TV. The spacious bathroom has an oversized double airbath, underfloor heating and Chromotherapy mood lighting.
We have been voted the AA Funkiest B&B in the UK!
|Address: The Windermere Suites, New Road, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 2LA
Phone: +44 (0)1539 444 739
Hillthwaite House Hotel
|Family owned and run, our welcoming Lake District hotel offers the friendly, attentive service that makes you feel relaxed and completely at home.
Our en suite bedrooms are all individually designed and suit every occasion. You can choose from grand four-poster executive suites with lake views and Jacuzzi baths; beautiful four-poster and double rooms with lake views and Jacuzzi baths, and well appointed double and single rooms.
Room service is available within the hotel and we can place gifts of flowers, Champagne, chocolates… in your room.
You can gaze at passing clouds through the windows of our light-filled conservatory. You can sit in our lounge by the glow of an open fire, with a relaxing drink and a good book or enjoy a cosy chat in our snug bar. When the day is at a close, from our terrace you can watch the sun slip slowly behind the distant fells.
Enjoy a morning dip in our heated pool before breakfast or a gentle swim ahead of dinner - perhaps followed by a stress and strain banishing session in our sauna or steam room.
All our facilities are for the exclusive use of our guests.
Hillthwaite House Hotel has its own restaurant; we offer a mouthwatering view from the dining room, as well as excellent food and wine.
We offer seasonal daily menus and make full use of fresh produce from within the English Lake District. We cater for every taste : from Sunday roasts and imaginative vegetarian dishes, to special diets and plain and simple options.
Choose a full English or Continental breakfast, which can be brought to your room.
Includes free use of the Leisure Facilities and a Broadband internet connection.
|Address: Thornbarrow rd., Windermere, Cumbria LA23 2DF
Phone: +44 (0)15394 43636
Fax: +44 (0)15394 88660
The Howbeck Hotel
|Welcome to The Howbeck Hotel in Windermere, Lake District - truly a "once discovered, never forgotten" place to stay.
The Howbeck is one of Windermere's top luxury small hotels in the heart of the Lake District.
The Howbeck's ten elegant and individually co-ordinated bedrooms are all named after Cumbrian becks. Beck is a Viking word meaning stream and is used only in Cumbria, south Durham and Yorkshire.
Superior and Luxury rooms are all well appointed and spacious with fully co-ordinated soft furnishings and ensuite bathrooms (some with luxury spa type corner baths, some with bath with shower over and some with walk in shower). Crisp white linen and snug quilts adorn all beds.
All rooms have a DVD player.
The luxury suite and all other luxury rooms (Greenburn, Windergill, Meregill, Glenridding, Mickleden and Caplecrag) have luxury spa type corner baths and cosy toweling bathrobes for use during your stay. A decanter of sherry and mineral water is also supplied in all luxury rooms.
The three ground floor rooms (Lingmell, Mickleden and Lowthwaite) provide easier access for the less able.
The Howbeck has been graded by the AA as a 5 star guest house and one of their top 500 places to stay.
There is a guests lounge & bar with PC with broadband Internet access.
Eleven spacious bedrooms, three ground floor, all en suite, with Four poster, Super King, King, Double or Twin beds and the contemporary yet luxurious retreat
Wireless broadband Internet access, 8 channel satellite TV, DVD/CD player, complimentary biscuits, tea & coffee making facilities in all rooms.
Luxury spa type baths in Luxury rooms with cozy toweling bathrobes and hairdryers in all rooms.
Hearty Cumbrian platter breakfasts and an extensive cold breakfast table with homemade bread served every morning
Rooms fully serviced daily & steam cleaned frequently
Private car park to the rear of the hotel.
|Address: The Howbeck Hotel, New Road, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 2LA
Phone: +44 (0)1539 444 739
Langdale Chase Hotel
|The foundation stone for the building itself was laid in 1890, and the house took some five years to complete. It was first opened as a hotel in 1930.
Large imposing rooms, oak-panelled and mellowed with the years, a collection of fine oil paintings, ornate carved fireplaces and the magnificent oak staircase tell their own story of a hotel rich in history and character.
The house is listed as one of national and historic interest. The Hotel's outstanding interior and location, made it a natural choice for the classic English country house in Alfred Hitchcock's production of "The Paradine Case", starring Gregory Peck, and more recently in the BBC's portrayal of the life of Donald Campbell.
|Address: Langdale Chase Hotel,Windermere, Lake District, Cumbria LA23 1LW
Phone: +44 (0)15394 32201
Macdonald Old England Hotel
|The Macdonald Old England Hotel stands on the very shore of Windermere and boasts unrivalled views of England's largest lake. The hotel is an ideal base for exploring Lakeland's towns and villages, rural idylls and outdoor challenges, and a multitude of historic, cultural and contemporary attractions.
The hotel rejoices in mature gardens, with lawns down to the lakeside, its own private jetties and moorings, and a permit to fish on the lake. Outside is the bustling village of Bowness, with its many shops and amenities. Cruises, sailing, watersports and golf are available nearby.
|Address: Macdonald Old England Hotel, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria LA23 3DF
Phone: 0870 830 4812 (UK only)
+44 (0)1506 815 142 (International)
1 888 892 0038 (US only)
Fax: +44 (0)15394 43432
Storrs Hall Hotel
|Amongst all the Hotels in the Lake District, Storrs Hall is unquestionably one of the most spectacular. It is surrounded by the natural beauty of the Lake District. The Hotel, a grade ll Georgian Mansion, offers a most idyllic setting for people who enjoy life's luxuries. Storrs Hall, with its National Trust-owned folly the "Temple", has for years been a landmark to sigh over. Sitting in an unrivalled position, this lakeland Hotel enjoys views of Lake Windermere that seem endless.|
|Address: Windermere, Cumbria, England LA23 3LG
Phone: +44 (0)15394 47111
Fax: +44 (0)15394 47555
The Hydro Hotel
|The Hydro is one of the oldest Lake District Hotels, built as a water cure hotel in the late 19th century.
This year, water treatment is returning to the Hydro, with the opening of the Hydro Spa, the newest hotel swimming pool in the Lake District. Already with jacuzzi, sauna and mini gym we have plans for steam and treatment rooms.
If you're after a quiet moment, just relax in the coffee lounge looking over Bowness towards the lake.
Why not combine a relaxing morning in the Spa, with a more exhilarating water activity; try you hand sailing on Hydrotherapy, the hotels 34ft yacht, under the capable guidance of our resident skipper. Hydrotherapy is the largest yacht on a mooring on Lake Windermere.
|Address: Helm Road, Bowness-On-Windermere, Cumbria LA23 3BA|
Phone: +44 (0)15394 44455
Fax: +44 (0)15394 88000
Email: Reservations@TheHydro.co.uk + firstname.lastname@example.org
|Chestnuts Hotel Windermere offers a delightful home-from-home and a distinctly high standard of comfort and service. The house itself is a century old, enjoying both lovely gardens & private parking.
Chestnuts Hotels makes the ideal base for enjoying the fabulous English Lake District, whether you simply want to relax and take in the spectacle, explore the fells or enjoy a meal in the numerous drinking houses and restaurants.
There is a choice of six elegantly furnished bedrooms all named after the Lakes in the Lake District, each adorned in striking pine. With sumptuous King sized four posters and standard king size beds all with either en-suite showers, baths or even luxurious corner baths, there will be a room here to suit you.
Free Leisure Facilities.
|Address: Chestnuts Guest house, Princes Road, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 2EF|
Phone: +44 (0)15394 46999
The Ravensworth Hotel
|Situated in the heart of the English Lake District, The Ravensworth is a traditional Lakeland stone built house from the mid 19th century.
Built originally as a private residence, the change to a guest house has retained many of the original features and has been enhanced by the addition of a fine conservatory breakfast room.
We have two car parks at the front and rear providing ample parking for all of our guests.
Being a privately owned and run hotel ensures that you can expect a warm welcome and a comfortable stay in this most beautiful area.
At the end of the day you are welcome to relax by the open fires in either our residents lounge or cosy private bar. Internet wirless connection also available.
Nigel and Heather look forward to the welcoming you to what Wordsworth called "the most beautiful corner of England".
For the comfort and saftey of our guests, we are exclusively non-smoking.
|Address: Ambleside Road, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 1BA
Phone: +44 (0)15394 43747
Windermere and Bowness Bed and Breakfast Accommodation
Greenriggs Guest House
|Greenriggs Guest House in Windermere is a traditional Lakeland stone Victorian terraced house quietly situated on a level walk just a couple of minutes from the centre of Windermere village.
Just off the main Windermere to Bowness road, close to a bus route, shops, restaurants, park with children's play area and all the other amenities of Windermere village.
We have seven letting bedrooms - choose from single, double, twin or family rooms, the majority of which are en-suite.
All rooms are centrally heated with colour television, tea/coffee facilities, shaver points and washbasins.
A full home cooked traditional English breakfast is served - Continental or Vegetarian breakfasts are also available on request.
Access to rooms at all times. Private parking.
All major credit cards accepted.
Sorry, we are an exclusively non-smoking Guest House.
|Contact: Mr. J. Bowe
Address: Greenriggs, 8 Upper Oak Street, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 2LB
Phone: +44 (0)15394 42265
The Archway Guest House
|The Archway is a small, tastefully furnished quality Victorian Guest House situated in a quiet street in Windermere village, which is an ideal base for visiting Lake Windermere, The Lake District National Park by car or public transport.
We are a few minutes walk from the train and bus stations, shops, restaurants and pubs.
We love the area and will help you to explore and enjoy the English Lake District.
A warm welcome, good food and the comfort of guests are our priority.
We have four rooms; 2 double and 2 twin, all with en-suite facilities, central heating, a comfortable chair, TV/DVD/CD, clock radio, hairdryer and beverage tray with homemade biscuits.
Our front rooms have distant mountain views of Coniston Old Man, Wetherlam, Crinkle Crags, Scafell Pike, Great Gable and the Langdale Pikes.
There is a comfortable sitting area in the dining room which guests are welcome to use at any time. Guests are welcome to use our e-mail facility.
Private parking spaces are available.
The house is entirely non-smoking and has been awarded four stars by the English Tourist Board.
|Address: College Road, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 1BU
Phone: +44 (0)15394 45613
|Hill Top is an attractive, modern detached house on an elevated 3/4 acre site with ample secure parking and an adjacent field with extensive views over the lakeland hills. Our most popular bedroom has a large balcony from which spectacular sunsets over the Old Man of Coniston can be observed on two to three evenings a year if you're lucky! There is free wireless network available in all rooms.
There are 3 bedrooms to choose from, 1 enormous downstairs en-suite bedroom with 4 poster bed and private terrace, and 2 upstairs rooms, 1 with ensuite bathroom and 1 double room with balcony.
Prices start from £80 per room, including full English breakfast served in the garden conservatory between 0800 and 0930.
If you ask nicely and don't spill the coffee, you can have a continental-style breakfast in your bedroom, on the balcony or on the terrace!
For an additional fee we offer private and exclusive cruises on Windermere in our small 'Seastrike' aluminium day-boat. Exciting destinations include Bowness, White Cross Bay, The Langdale Chase Hotel, The Wateredge Inn at Waterhead and the spectacular Wray Castle.
|Address: Hilltop, Ings, nr. Kendal, Cumbria LA8 9PY
Phone: +44 (0)1539 822557 or 07885 810342 (Mobile)
Email: Please call to book
Adam Place Guest House
|Linda and Stevie assure you of a warm and friendly welcome at Adam Place.
Built in the 19th Century, this traditional Lakeland slate house is an ideal location for exploring the natural beauty of the Lake District. It is ideally situated close to the Lake and all local amenities.
|Address: 1 Park Avenue,
Cumbria LA23 2AR
Phone: +44 (0)15394 44600
Autumn Leaves Guest House
|A friendly welcome awaits you at Autumn Leaves, a comfortable, informal guest house only 150 yards from Windermere's centre and 5 minutes walk from the train / bus station.
There is plenty of public parking nearby and cyclists are welcome to store their bikes in our rear yard (not covered).
We are happy to share our extensive knowledge of the area and have a wide selection of maps and literature available to borrow. Also, one of your hosts is a keen fell runner and therefore able to assist on route planning etc. for walkers.
|Address: 29 Broad Street,
LA23 2AB |
Phone: +44 (0)15394 48410
The Angel Inn
|The Angel Inn is the perfect base for your holiday; set in an ideal central location in Bowness-on-Windermere, amongst gardens and grounds with views of the high Lake District fells, and only a few minutes walk from the lake, shops and other attractions.
Built in 1802 as an English gentleman's residence, the Inn has recently been refurbished to offer comfortable and stylish surroundings with a contemporary feel, without losing that traditional ambience of a true Lake District retreat.
Our comfortable bedrooms are all en suite with a bath or shower. Every room comes equipped with colour TV, complimentary tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryers and toiletries. Some superior rooms are available that are larger or have views of Lake Windermere, and we also have rooms suitable for families.
|Address: The Angel Inn, Helm Road, Bowness-on Windermere, Cumbria LA23 3BU|
Phone: +44 (0)15394 44080
Fax: +44 (0)15394 46003
Beechwood Guest House
|Beechwood Hotel in Bowness the central lakes, is an atmospheric house built circa 1900, in the traditional lakeland style. Beechwood is ETC 4 Diamond rated with a Silver Award.
We are superbly situated in Bowness on Windermere, set back from the main road yet ideally located for all local amenities such as Bistros, shops, restaurants and pubs and local attractions.
We are just a 5 minute stroll from the esplanade and Windermere lake ferry services.
For the comfort & safety of all our guests Beechwood is Non Smoking.
|Address: Beresford Road, Bowness on Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 2JG|
Phone: +44 (0)15394 43403
Fax: +44 (0)15394 43403
Broadlands Guest House
|Set in the heart of The Lake District, Broadlands Guest House is a gentle 10 minute stroll from Windermere Lake and a
2 minute walk to the centre of Windermere village.
Broadlands is a no smoking guesthouse.
Broadlands unfortunately does not have facilities for children or pets.
|Address: Beresford Road, Bowness on Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 2JG
Phone: +44 (0)15394 46532
|Annisgarth B&B is a traditional Victorian terraced House on Craig Walk, just off the main Windermere/Bowness road, away from the traffic, but within easy walking distance of the lake and local attractions and amenities.
Delicious breakfasts are cooked to order from the finest ingredients, including freshly squeezed orange juice and home-baked bread. Most diets can be catered for.
|Address: 48 Craig Walk,
Phone: +44 (0)15394 43866
The Cottage Guest House
|Built in 1847, the Cottage guest house is a careful blend of the modern with the traditional.
It benefits from a superb position being only a two minute walk from the mainline train and bus stations and with many pubs and restaurants on the doorstep, yet still retains a quiet position.
Our aim is to offer high quality accommodation and breakfast, offering an extensive menu of traditional English breakfast, prepared from the highest quality local produce. Any special dietary needs can be catered for by prior arrangement.
Our off street car park offers ample parking for all our guests.
For the comfort and safety of our guests The Cottage is strictly Non-Smoking.
|Address: Elleray rd, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 1AG
Phone: +44 (0)15394 44796
Email: See website
Fair Rigg Guest House
|Fair Rigg, a simple, traditional bed and breakfast guest house in Bowness-on-Windermere.
The house enjoys a country setting, and yet remains within easy walking distance of Bowness and the shore of Lake Windermere.
Designed to take full advantage of its hillside location, the house has fine views, with most rooms looking out over fields and trees to the lake and fells beyond.
For the comfort and safety of all our guests Fair Rigg is a Non-Smoking guest house.
|Address: Ferry View, Bowness on WIndermere, Cumbria, LA23 3JB|
Phone: +44 (0)15394 43941
Fir Trees Guest House
|"Fir Trees" Built in 1888 as a Victorian gentleman's residence.
The beautiful pitch pine staircase and doors, both original features of special note, are well complimented by fine antique furnishings and prints.
We are within easy walking distance of the two resort villages of Windermere and Bowness and the lake.
A very convenient location, close to the many amenities, but just outside the villages themselves, it also ensures you peace and quiet.
Free day pass for fly fishing on High Newton, Ghyll Head and Dubbs reservoir available to all guests on request.
Guests staying 2 nights or more receive free use of Parklands Country Club leisure facilities.
We are exclusively Non-Smoking.
|Address: Lake Road, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 2EQ|
Phone: +44 (0)15394 42272
Fax: +44 (0)15394 42512
|Built in 1888, this traditionally built Lakeland-stone house sits in its own gardens, and is situated a short walk from both the centre of Windermere and Bowness.
For one of the most popular B&B's in Bowness on Windermere in the Heart of The Lake District you don't have to look any further than this site.
We do not wish to offend those who do, but we are a no smoking establishment.
If you need any local information whilst staying at Glenville, we will be delighted to assist you.
|Address: Lake Road, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 2EQ|
Phone: +44 (0)15394 43371
Fax: +44 (0)15394 48457
Orrest Head House
|Orrest Head House, a Grade II, 17th - 18th Century, listed building.
Built of the traditional Lakeland style, Orrest Head House is situated just above the village of Windermere in the heart of the English Lake District - set in 3 secluded acres of garden, woodland and surrounded on three sides by National Trust farmland.
The Lake District National Park is famous for its stunning scenery, peaceful forests, cascading waterfalls and of course, fell walkers paradise, making it a perfect retreat for a brief weekend or a leisurely holiday.
Please note for the comfort & safety of all our guests, no smoking is allowed.
|Address: Kendal Road, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 1JG
Phone: +44 (0)15394 44315
Email: See website
|Applethwaite House is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac and is just a 1 minute walk from Windermere village centre. We are also conveniently situated for the Windermere bus and train station with these being just a 10 minute walk away. Bowness is just 20 minutes down the road as is Lake Windermere.|
|Address: 1 Upper Oak Street, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 2LB|
Phone: +44 (0)15394 44689
Holly-Wood Guest House
|Beautiful Victorian house offering clean comfortable accommodation. Set in a quiet position 3 minutes walk from village amenities, a perfect location for your Lake District visit. Traditional or vegetarian breakfast available. All rooms en-suite. Private car park at rear.|
|Address: Holly Road, Windermere Cumbria LA23 2AF
Phone: +44 (0)15394 42219
Blenheim Lodge Guest House
|A hidden gem in Bowness, Blenheim Lodge boasts panoramic views of Lake Windermere and the mountains beyond from an elevated position, nestled tranquilly against beautiful woodlands. Our friendly non-smoking family home is secluded, but not isolated, and we invite you to make it your ‘home away from home’.
Relax in en-suite rooms with Lake Windermere or woodland views decorated in Laura Ashley colours and soft furnishings.
Close to town and Lake Windermere, but quietly set en-route by the Dales Way Walk, we offer a peaceful haven from the crowds and traffic.
We are the first guest house in Bowness as you come off the Dales Way, just a minute’s walk from our front door, and are only five minutes walk to Bowness town, Lake Windermere and the pier, where you will find all the amenities of a busy town. Local attractions, including the Beatrix Potter Attraction and the Windermere Lake Cruises, are only 5 minutes' walk.
The private country leisure club where we offer our guests free membership is only 7 minutes' walk. We also have a private car park.
We are walker, golfer, biker, cyclist, and fisherman friendly, and offer two free WAADA fishing permits on a first come first served basis. We have a drying room as well as outside taps for washing boots and fish! We can also help arrange walking and sightseeing tours, and organize fishing and golfing breaks for you. After a hard day's enjoyment, do feel free to relax in peace and comfort in our cosy TV lounge, where triple floor to ceiling bay windows offer spectacular lake and mountain views.
For the romantic at heart, let us help you celebrate in style with champagne or wine, flowers and luxury chocolates awaiting your arrival! We will even write out your own message to accompany your surprise gift.
Come stay with us for a few days, a week or more. We have nightly and weekly bed and breakfast tariffs, with generous discounts incorporated into our weekly rates. Rated AA four diamonds, we are also inspected by and a member of The Best Bed and Breakfast Guide.
|Address: Blenheim Lodge, Brantfell Road, Bowness on Windermere, Cumbria LA23 3AE
Phone: +44 (0)15394 43440
Haisthorpe House Guest House
|Haisthorpe is a former gentleman's residence built in 1897, now tastefully converted into a guest house, small hotel, offering bed and breakfast accommodation in Windermere village.
It is situated in a secluded area of Windermere in England's Lake District, yet only a few minutes walk from the village centre and the train / coach station.
Haisthorpe guest house in Windermere offers a high standard of Bed & Breakfast accommodation and makes an ideal base for touring and walking holidays.
We also offer free use of Parklands Country Club, a nearby private leisure club for guests staying with us, offering pool, sauna, steam room, gymnasium, squash, badminton, bar and snooker facilities.
All the bedrooms are tastefully decorated and comfortably furnished and are non-smoking. We offer double, twin and family accommodation, also rooms for that special occasion including a 4 poster and a double room with a Jacuzzi bath.All rooms have: Color television, Radio Alarms, Hair Dryer and Hospitality Tray with tea, coffee, hot chocolate and biscuits.
In the mornings you can help yourself to our breakfast buffet, followed by a full English breakfast.Vegetarian breakfast or a lighter continental breakfast is also available.
|Address: 'Haisthorpe' Guest House, Holly Road, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 2AF
Phone: +44 (0)15394 43445
Montfort Cottage Guest House
|Situated in the very heart of the Lake District, Montfort Cottage Guest House offers fabulous bed and breakfast accommodation exclusively for non-smokers.
The guest house is just a 10 minute walk from both Windermere and Bowness villages with their abundance of shops, restaurants and traditional pubs, and a short distance from Lake Windermere itself.
There are 4 tastefully decorated contemporary style guest bedrooms, each providing accommodation for up to two people in a double bed. All have en-suite facilities except one, which has sole use of a private bathroom. For that special occasion, honeymoon or romantic weekend, there are two rooms with four poster double beds.
Each bedroom comes equipped with a hospitality tray which provides complimentary hot drinks (Cadbury's Hot Chocolate, Nescafe Coffee and PG Tips Teabags), wine glasses, corkscrew and biscuits; colour TV/Video (we offer a free film library): CD/Radio/Alarm clock; cuddly toy; professional 1800 watt hairdryer with diffuser; and a steam iron & ironing board as standard.
Complimentary use of the leisure facilities at Parklands Country Club in Bowness is also included. Facilities offered free of charge include the use of the gym, swimming pool, steam bath and sauna.
Please note that we do not accept pets and all rooms are non-smoking for the comfort of every guest. Unfortunately Montfort Cottage is unable to accommodate children and so, therefore, is only able to cater for adults over the age of 18.
|Address: Montfort Cottage Guest House, Princes Road, Windermere LA23 2DD
Phone: +44 (0)15394 45671
|Meadowcroft is for those visitors who seek a rural location in a small hamlet at the gateway to England's most beautiful National Park - The Lake District. Ings Village is just 2 miles from Windermere, 6 miles from Kendal, a town for all seasons. Our Guest House overlooks hills and fells in an area of outstanding natural beauty and provides a superb base from which to explore Lakeland.
Meadowcroft Country Guest House has 10 tastefully furnished rooms all with large ensuites and some of which have baths and showers. All rooms have colour televisions plus tea and coffee making facilities. We have a variety of accommodation including single, double, twin and family rooms. There is ample parking for all our visitors.
A generous full English breakfast is served in our comfortable dining room complete with log burning stove, where you can help yourself to fresh coffee, cereals, grapefruit, marmalades etc.
Meadowcroft offers the disabled visitor a warm welcome. Our guests will have a large identified parking space at entrance to property and ramped entrance door.
We have two ground floor double rooms.
One room has an ensuite with a large step in shower and grab rail.
Special diets catered for by prior arrangement
Pets with well behaved owners are welcome.
Meadowcroft Country Guest House is strictly non smoking accommodation.
|Address: Meadowcroft Country Guest House, Ings Village, Near Windermere, Cumbria LA8 9PY
Phone: +44 (0)1539 821171
Email: See website
1 Park Road
|1 Park Road is set in a quiet residential area of Windermere just a short stroll from the centre of Windermere and Bowness. Mary and Philip Burton have perfected this Les Routiers award winning bed and breakfast, to offer all the little extras discerning guests have come to expect from a small luxury guest house.
The luxury bedrooms have King sized comfortable beds to snuggle into.
The family room has two single beds and a travelling cot as well as books, crayons and pencils from the Keswick Pencil Puzzles factory.
DVD, CD players and Ipod docking stations are standard in each room as well as full en-suite facilities. There is wireless broadband, so you can check your emails and access the internet, all free of charge. Cafetieres of fresh coffee and milk and a variety of teas are available in each bedroom.
Food is locally sourced for breakfast and dinner, which is served at weekends and occasionally during the week. As well as our freshly cooked English breakfast using award winning sausages and free range eggs, there is a comprehensive range of other breakfast favourites: fresh fruit, yoghurts, smoothies and specialties such as Omelette Arnold Bennett and kippers. Evening meals are wholesome with menus changing each week, with a wide choice for vegetarians and people with special diets, such as gluten free dishes.
1 Park Road is also available as self catering for large parties over the Christmas break and suitable for a meeting venue for small groups who want time out, maybe with their partners or for business meetings.
|Address: 1 Park Road, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 2AW
Email: See website
Crook Hall Farm (Crook village near Windernere)
|Crook Hall is a family owned beef and sheep farm in the Lake District National Park. The farmhouse is an inspected and approved property with 'Nationwide Bed and Breakfast'.
We have 3 large en-suite bedrooms , Family Room , TV and hospitality trays in all rooms , TV Lounge/Breakfast Room , Tea and coffee facilities in all Bedrooms and in the Lounge , Hair dryer and alarm clock in all rooms , Central heating , Ample car parking .
Evening meals available in the local area at several good 'Country Inns'
The History of Crook Hall
The farm stands on the site of a much earlier medieval farm (Thwatterden Hall). In later times the legendary Philipson family lived here for over 200 years: one of whom was knighted by King Charles II. An illegitimate son of the same King owned the property at one time.
|Address: Mrs P. Metcalfe,
Phone: +44 (0)1539 821352
Email: See website
Windermere and Bowness Self Catering Cottages Accommodation
Mitchelland Farm Cottage
|Especially suitable for those requiring disabled facilities, with roll-in shower and shower wheelchair. Sitter service available from retired nurse/owner. Personal care by prior arrangement.
Situated on a small friendly working farm with wonderful views, 3 miles from Windermere.
Children welcome, sleeps 4 plus 1.
Open all year, weekly/short break terms.
|Address: Mitchelland Farm Bungalow, Crook, Kendal, Cumbria LA8 8LL|
Phone: +44 (0)15394 47421
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|A luxury self catering accommodation in Windermere, the Lake District.
We are situated midway between the Lake District villages of Windermere and Bowness in a quiet residential area but within easy walking distance of shops, restaurants and Lake Windermere.
The apartments are located on the ground floor of our home "Winster House", being a split-level property. They are cosy and beautifully appointed with much thought having been given to your comfort and relaxation, each unit accommodating 2 persons.
|Address: Sunnybank Road,
Phone: +44 (0)15394 44723
|The Heaning is a beautiful Victorian gentleman's residence set amongst 8 acres of gardens and fields just one mile from Windermere village in the beautiful English Lake District.
The Heaning overlooks the beautiful Kentmere valley with spectacular views towards the Howgill Fells.
The Heaning has two types of self catering accommodation, stable cottages two-berth cottages converted from a seventeenth century coach house and stables, retaining many of the original features with large open beams stretching the length of the building. The larger barn cottages sleep either 4 or 6 people and were recently converted from a traditional 19th century Lakeland bank farm.
|Address: Heaning Lane, Windermere, Cumbria, England, LA23 1JW
Phone: +44 (0)15394 43453
Email: See website
|Situated in one of the most exclusive areas of Windermere, it is set in its own extensive grounds, offering complete privacy and tranquility yet only minutes away from the town centre and the lake.
Special features are the large outdoor swimming pool and sunbathing area.
The beautiful landscaped gardens have grassy areas for children’s games and quiet corners for relaxing or having picnics. The apartments are furnished, equipped and decorated to a high standard.
There is ample car parking space. A rotary line is provided for clothes drying in the garden. High chairs and cots are available at extra cost.
We are a non smoking establishment and cannot accept pets.
|Address: Birthwaite Edge, Birthwaite Road, Windermere,
Cumbria LA23 1BS
Phone: +44 (0)15394 42861
Fax: +44 (0)15394 42861
|Claremont Belair offers flexible superior holiday accommodation, with self catering for parties of all sizes from just 2 people up to groups of 30. Bed & breakfast for up to 11 people is also available, and special midweek B&B breaks are a popular feature.
Claremont Belair consists of three adjacent properties and is ideally situated in a quiet backwater just ten minutes stroll away from the town centre, Lake Windermere and the steamers.
Private parking for all guests cars.
All rooms are en-suite or have private facilities.
All rooms have TV, Video & DVD.
Broadband available in all rooms.
Most rooms have computer terminals for e-mail etc.
Dog and baby friendly.
|Address: Claremont, 66 Craig Walk, Bowness-on-Windermere, LA23 2JS
Phone: +44 (0)15394 88657
Brookside Holiday Cottage
|This pretty Cottage is a delightful traditional 19th Century Lakeland stone two bedroomed terrace cottage set in a quiet residential area in an ideal location between Windermere and Bowness convenient for shops, amenities and many excellent restaurants.
The cottage sleeps 2-4 and welcomes non-smoking guests.
This centrally heated authentic cottage is full of character, immaculately decorated and arranged over three floors comprising: entrance porch; sitting room with real wood burning stove, colour TV, video/DVD player and selection of games, dining kitchen with electric oven, gas hob, extractor fan, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher and washer/dryer; 2 bedrooms, full bathroom with bath, shower and heated towel rail. There is a rear patio area overlooking Mill Beck and the cottage adjoins the well renowned village pub, The Brookside Inn!, enjoyed by both locals and holidaymakers. Ample on-street parking is available.
The front bedrooms has two single beds, double wardrobe and drawers for storage; the main bedroom overlooking the beck with two single wardrobes and a beautiful Cuban bed in antique pine, which has a luxury Winston Superior Sprung Mattress with Damask cover for extra support and comfort. The main bedroom also enjoys an en-suite wet room comprising shower, WC and washbasin.
The cottage is laid out over three floors and is therefore not suitable for the disabled.
Sorry, no pets!
|Address: Brookside Cottage, Windermere, Cumbria
Phone: +44 (0)1706 631894
|This Bowness-on-Windermere apartment sleeps six people and is located only a few minutes walk from the town centre. The property is located in a quite cul-de-sac at the heart of the town. The spacious apartment has a large living and dining area complete with everything which you would need in a self catering holiday apartment. This apartment has one double bedroom and two twin bedrooms.
Many of the attractions less than 3/4 mile from the apartment include: The World of Beatrix Potter, the Lake Aquarium and the Lake Cruises from Bowness Bay.
|Address: Rayrigg Apartment, Quarry Rigg, Bowness-on-Windermere, LA23 3DT
Phone: +44 (0)845 468 0936
Windermere and Bowness Caravans and Camping Accommodation
|Ultimate primitive camping site in epicentre of our wonderful Lake District. The inconvenience of a field latrine and drinking water stand-pipe is offset by fantastic views and award-winning pub, plus two breweries within staggering distance! National Cycle Path and Central Lakes bus-route pass our gateway. We also hire out bicycles. Secure parking for cars, tents only, access challenging, only the fittest may apply £10 per night. Square up with Jonti Ward on 07885-810342 or visit: www.ingskippersbandb.com for one of those life-changing experiences!|
|Address: Hilltop, Ings, nr. Kendal, Cumbria LA8 9PY
Phone: +44 (0)1539 822557 or 07885 810342 (Mobile)
Email: Please call to book
Park Cliffe Camping and Caravan Estate
|Park Cliffe is a family run park located within four miles of Bowness on Windermere, at the very centre of the Lake District - set in 25 acres with unrivalled, breathtaking views. The park has an abundance of woodland wildlife.
Whether you come to Park Cliffe with a tourer or tent or own your own luxury holiday home, Park Cliffe gives you the opportunity for peaceful enjoyment of this most beautiful corner of The Lake District National Park - with a range of modern up-to-date facilities.
All our touring pitches have drinking and waste water drainage and electric hookup. The heated shower block has the highest quality fittings and we also have a bathroom that can be booked for your use on an hourly basis.
Private bathrooms are also available.
There is also a fully equipped laundrette, licensed restaurant and bar with a take away and packed lunch service and well stocked licensed minimarket.
For children we have a purpose built play area. Older children may enjoy our small games room, which has a pool table and various arcade machines.
This is not a commercial park. There are no discos or 'manufactured' entertainments. It is thoughtfully designed to blend with the country and appeal to the visitor wishing to enjoy the tranquil and breathtaking beauty of the Lake District.
The Park is open from 1st March until 12th November.
|Address: Birks Rd., Windermere, LA23 3PG
Phone: +44 (0)15395 31344
Fax: +44 (0)15395 31971
Windermere and Bowness Hostel Accommodation
Lake District Backpackers Lodge
|Our small forecourt sitting area leads to the front door. There have been some memorable gatherings here on warm summer nights, as travellers tales are told.
This is where the world gets regularly put to rights by those who should be running it . . . and maybe someday will be!
Atmosphere we have, and it starts right here.
The crack (or the craik, even) can be mighty, as the night closes in.
Cosy, that's us. A bit of vibrant decor, plus some real comfort in our bedrooms, with comfy mattresses, crisp cotton sheets and a snug duvet all supplied. Lockers for your gear and hot showers.
Watch Sky TV. The self catering kitchen`s next door with free hot drinks. Learn about beautiful Lakeland in dozens of info brochures, eat your fish and chips from just down the road. A game of chess, maybe, or just read your novel. Get a party together perhaps, or join one, for one of our own unique activity days.
We are literally 2 minutes walk from:
Windermere train station
Main Bus Stop
Pubs & Cafés
Tour buses & Taxis
|Address: High Street, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 1AF
Phone: +44 (0)15394 46374
Fax: +44 (0)15394 88611