Kendal. Character cottage. Lake District. Romantic breaks. Walking. Cycling. Golfing. Sleeps 2. Lounge. Kitchen diner. Log burner .5mins walk to town centre. Close to lots of pubs & restaurants, Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal Museum. Great walks from the door. …see more
Distance approx 0.42 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
King sized bed. Lake District, Kendal, Character cottage. Walking holidays. Romantic breaks. Sleeps 6. New for summer 2014. 50 inch TV. Separate dining room, lounge and kitchen. Town centre location. Close to lots of restaurants, leisure centre and Brewery Arts Centre. Kendal is a market town on the edge of the Lake District. It is only 8 miles from Windermere. Wake the lakes …see more
This stylish and unique property, formerly the ground floor wing of a 19th Century vicarage, is perfectly suited for a couple looking for a romantic break in the heart of the English Lakeland countryside …see more
Distance approx 1.81 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Spacious 3 bedroom converted coach house in a picturesque village near the historic market town of Kendal. Only 15 minutes from the M6, it is ideal for those who want to relax in a beautiful village location or enjoy the many outdoor activities in the Lake District. Once the home of the Barnhaven primrose, it has a large garden with uninterrupted views over the Lyth Valley …see more
Distance approx 2.83 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Short breaks all year round, contact us for prices. Reunions, birthdays, anniversaries, hen parties, corporate events or just a relaxing get away. Within easy reach of Kendal, Windermere & the Dales the barn offers spacious accommodation finished to a high standard. Easy accessible from the M6 - Junction 37 & 38. Guests can meet our Alpacas up close on request. …see more
Distance approx 3 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Lakeland Stone Cottage with stunning fell views, Strickland Arms pub with log fires 300metres, Heaves Hotel opposite, Sizergh Castle and tea room from the national trust opposite .two new gastro pubs within a mile hare & hounds .LEVENs . And Wheatsheaf Inn at Brigsteer Please note property must be left clean and tidy as supplied.
Distance approx 3.53 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
The cottage is new to holiday guests this year. The location and luxury furnishing will enable guests to feel relaxed, comfortable, extremely pleased with their chose of holiday home and consider they have had good value for money.
One bedroom is on the ground level. Bedding and towels are provided free, along with a barbecue and an additional TV in the master bedroom. …see more
Distance approx 3.65 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Self catering cottage with extensive views, suitable for walkers, own grounds including orchard, quiet and relaxing, ample car parking space, dogs allowed, electricity included, short breaks available outside main season. Note bed linen and towels are not provided. It should be noted that the stairs are slightly steeper than normal (see picture in photo gallery)
Distance approx 3.81 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Rural bliss for a romantic break in the Lakes and a dream for your Lake District honeymoon. This charming Lyth Valley cottage offers outstanding views as far as the eye can see; standing only a stroll away from the village of Crosthwaite and the award-winning Punchbowl Inn. Although within the grounds of a larger residence, Highbeck Cottage offers complete privacy and shares 3 acres of scenic grounds. Step inside and you'll find traditional character with a distinctly contemporary finish, all on one level and perfect for a couple. Wake up to coffee with a view on the patio, head out for a walk in any direction, cosy up with a film on the widescreen TV, then sleep well in total peace and quiet. All this and only a short drive to lively Bowness and the shores of Lake Windermere.
Accommodation in detail
A sweeping driveway leads to Highbeck and Highbeck Cottage, with parking for one car outside. Enter via porch for walking clobber, hallway with utility room and 2nd WC. Kitchen / diner well-equipped for two, overlooking the garden. The cosy lounge is full of character with exposed beams, electric 'woodburning' stove for ease and patio doors to the garden and patio area. A truly romantic king-size bedroom overlooks the Lyth Valley from its picture window, and is served by a luxurious en-suite shower room.
This romantic rural Lake District cottage lies only a stroll from the small village of Crosthwaite, in the north of the Lyth Valley and only a short drive from Bowness and Lake Windermere.
The Lyth Valley is lush and laid back, riddled with picturesque walking and cycling routes and renowned as a peaceful landscape compared to busier Lake District self-catering destinations such as Bowness and Ambleside. The valley is set apart from Lake Windermere by a row of lower level fells, with plenty of opportunities to climb up high and soak up stunning lake views.
You'll never be too far from attractions, evening entertainment and sophisticated shopping in Bowness village, with Windermere Golf Club also nearby. Also from Bowness, Windermere Lake Cruises depart to Ambleside and Lakeside.
The Lyth Valley is also renowned for its scattering of high-class country pub restaurants, one of which stands only a stroll away from Highbeck Cottage. The Punchbowl Inn is one of the most widely-acclaimed Lake District gastropubs, nestling alongside a pretty old church.
Distance approx 3.82 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
A character conversion of an old farm outbuilding, providing a cosy base midway between the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales. Surrounded by stunning scenery, enjoy a peaceful break with easy access to all the Lakes and Dales has to offer and fresh eggs daily. Ideal for cycling and walking holdays. …see more
Distance approx 3.97 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
This delightful country cottage has a large garden, private HOT TUB and lovely rural views, with Shetland ponies in the field across the lane. We provide bed linen, towels and an initial supply of wood for the wood-burning stove. This property has a large garden, with HOT TUB, BBQ, chiminea, and lovely rural views to distant hills. …see more
Distance approx 3.99 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
The 17th century charm of Cloverdale Cottage blends perfectly with the lush, green and laid back surroundings of the lovely Lyth Valley - just east of Lake Windermere and a short drive from Bowness village. Imagine a step back in time amidst the inimitable character old oak beams and traditional slate-flagged floors. Relish returning to the warmth of a roaring open fire after a bracing winter walk in the surrounding countryside. Wake up to the most beautiful views from your bedroom windows and easily plan a day of activities in nearby Bowness and Lake Windermere. Or, stay put in the valley and amble around the picturesque surroundings, dropping into the award-winning Punchbowl Inn for a pint or coming back to enjoy the sunset from the patio. Heavenly!
Accommodation in detail:
Private parking for 2 cars. Traditional entrance porch to the welcoming open plan lounge/dining room with picture windows, traditional beams, 2 large sofas and TV/DVD around attractive open fireplace. Characterful dining area open to the kitchen with electric oven, halogen hob and dishwasher. Upstairs to the king size master bedroom with en-suite, and the lovely twin. Second bathroom with shower over bath. Outside, the pretty garden, patio and sun terrace are an absolute treat in these blissful surroundings.
This romantic Lake District cottage in the Lyth Valley is ideally placed for a peaceful retreat. But the location is far from inconvenient; nestled in the village of Crosthwaite you are only a few hundred yards from one of the finest Lake District pub restaurants, The Punch Bowl Inn & Restaurant. You'll soon see why Crosthwaite's village church is a sought-after location for weddings in the Lake District. A few miles along country roads, and you'll reach Bowness and Lake Windermere, and the main A591 route leading you on to other popular areas such as Ambleside, Grasmere and beyond. From Bowness you can also take a car-ferry crossing to reach Hawkshead.
A Lyth Valley holiday cottage places you at the heart of one of the Lake District's most scenic areas of countryside. Famed for its lush rolling landscapes, excellent Lake District walking and a scattering of acclaimed country pubs, the Lyth Valley is also renowned for its damson harvest - visit in spring and you'll fall in love with the blossom.
Distance approx 4.34 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Luxurious, well fitted,cosy accommodation whilst within a traditional Lakeland Barn Conversion. Situated in the beautiful peaceful surroundings of the 13th/14th Century Selside Hall and grounds with panoramic views of the nearby fells, abundant wildlife,flowers & tarns. …see more
Distance approx 4.54 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
5 The Banks is new 'to market' (May 2014) It has had a thorough refurbishment achieving a very high standard of finish . This cosy 'boutique style' cottage is where you can relax and unwind with all the home comforts around you.
1 minute walk to the train station.
I have genuinely taken pride and pleasure making the cottage cosy and comfortable for you to come and stay. …see more
Distance approx 4.93 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Corner Cottage is situated in Crosthwaite, an easy drive from Bowness and Lake Windermere. The property is a delightful 3 bedroomed spacious cottage, part of a well-designed mill conversion in idyllic rural surroundings. …see more
Distance approx 5.23 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
This stunning, detached cottage sits in beautiful surroundings, nestling in the Longsleddale Valley, just six miles from Kendal in the Lake District National Park and can sleep six people in three bedrooms. …see more
Distance approx 5.39 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Stunningly beautiful and renovated to the highest standards, The Hyning Estate offers 7 luxurious (5 star "Gold") self-catering cottages and a Courtyard / Bar. All are beautifully appointed and sympathetic to their 17th Century Origins. Available with 1,2,3,4&6 bedrooms Triple-glazed with Ground Source Heat Pumps and Solar Panels providing hot water and under floor heating. …see more
Distance approx 5.45 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Dragons' Den is a recent conversion of the village Post Office that served the village for over 50 years .... with oodles of character, cosy, welcoming & well equipped.
We are tucked away in a beautiful rural setting but only a few miles from junction 36 of the M6. …see more
Distance approx 5.61 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Luxurious 18th century stone barn conversion, with jacuzzi bath, underfloor heating and mood lighting for the evenings. Close to Kendal and Lake Windermere. Ideal for families, a romantic break or holiday treat with friends. Local pub, fabulous views & free wifi access. 3 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6. Master bedroom with ensuite shower. Courtyard garden. …see more
Distance approx 5.61 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Converted 18th century coaching inn, Olde Blue Bell Cottage is full of character. A beautifully equipped 3 bedroom cottage, located in the quiet village of Heversham. Stunning views of Lakeland Fells & coastline from local walks, 15 minutes from Windermere. Free wifi. …see more
Distance approx 5.64 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
18th century stone barn conversion, with relaxing sunny aspect, and lovely views. Close to Kendal and Lake Windermere. Ideal for families, a romantic break or holiday treat with friends. Local pub, walks from the door. Welcome pack, free wifi access. Pet friendly. 2 bedrooms, newly equipped bathroom with underfloor heating. Reclining leather sofas. Dedicated wifi. …see more
Distance approx 5.78 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
A stylish,modern and comfortable holiday home created from a 200 year-old barn, situated in a peaceful unspoiled corner of the Lake District National Park. There is a village shop and two excellent pubs within a short walk. All the main tourist sights are a short drive. There is also secure storage available for bikes and canoes in the adjacent barn.
Distance approx 6.55 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Delightful, luxury accommodation, just for couples looking for a relaxing holiday retreat. Jays Nest occupies an elevated position in a peaceful residential area on the edge of Windermere, close to the heart of the beautiful English Lake District …see more
Distance approx 6.93 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Versatile accommodation with super king size double bed that converts to two singles, plus a small double sofa-bed (suitable for 1 adult or two small children). En-suite, large walk-in shower. Modern furnishings with Wi-Fi, TV, DVD player and hi-fi. Private parking. …see more
Distance approx 7.07 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
This sophisticated detached Lakeland cottage truly enjoys the very best of both worlds; strolling distance from bustling Bowness and the shores of Lake Windermere, yet in absolute peace and quiet, commanding outstanding views. Abbotsgarth Heights commands a gently elevated position providing breathtaking views to the Lakeland Fells, and when the leaves fall the view over Lake Windermere is magnificent. This beautiful place offers a fantastic base from which to explore this vibrant village, the magic of Lake Windermere and also the wider Lake District.
A soothing open-plan living space, with separate games / quiet room, makes the ideal environment for relaxed gatherings or sociable occasions. Two couples or a family can spread out and relax without treading on any toes; the two superbly chic bedrooms have their own luxurious bathroom facilities.
Accommodation in detail
Driveway leads to private parking adjacent to the cottage. Entrance hall with elegant wooden floor and access to the two ground floor king size bedrooms (each with its own television); the king size with luxury en-suite shower room and the super king size room with separate luxury bathroom. The super king can be made into a twin room so please specify how you would like this when making your reservation. Utility area also on ground floor with storage space for walking gear. Superb Ash staircase leads to open-plan living room with a 40" widescreen HD TV (including a Blue Ray Player and HD recorder), stereo (including an IPod / iPhone dock, which also operators as a charger), sumptuous sofas and designer furnishings (including a dining table which seats 4), and Juliette balcony doors providing unimpeded access to that wonderful view. The modern kitchen is well-equipped even for entertaining. A separate games / quiet room provides for an HD television and PlayStation 3 entertainment along with a selection of Books, DVD's and CD's or simply a place to relax and gaze at that view. Dedicated Wi-Fi access throughout the house allows those who wish to stay in touch.
This luxury Bowness holiday home takes a peaceful scenic location, just off the heart of Bowness and only a 5 minute walk from the village centre itself. Bowness-on-Windermere is a popular Lake District holiday location, nestling on the eastern shore of Lake Windermere and alive with all the boating activities of Bowness Bay. Enjoy sophisticated shops, tempting cafes, excellent Lake District restaurants and cosy traditional pubs, or stroll to the pier to hop on a Windermere Lake Cruise to Ambleside or Lakeside - a lovely way to explore without even using your car.
Couples or families will find plenty of evening venues to explore - from the cosy and traditional 'Hole int Wall' to the trendy Bodega & Sol tapas bar. Families can take their pick from a range of attractions in Bowness; mini golf on the Glebe, the famous World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, the Royalty Cinema and the Old Laundry Theatre.
Enjoying the wider Lake District is simple and easy with a self-catering property in Bowness as your starting point. The famously scenic A591 leads from nearby Windermere village to Ambleside, Rydal Water and historic Grasmere. It's a breeze to branch off and explore Ullswater, via the dramatic Kirkstone Pass, or Langdale, Hawkshead and Coniston water.
Distance approx 7.15 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
High Biggin is a luxury four bedroom, five bathroom holiday cottage with unrivalled views of Windermere close to the fashionable lakeside village of Bowness within 5 minutes walk, with its stylish boutiques, tea rooms, pubs and restaurants. Stunning views & spacious, beautifully appointed rooms epitomise this wonderful detached holiday cottage. …see more
Distance approx 7.19 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Capturing the very essence of the Lake District this conveniently located cottage has been superbly refurbished to provide a truly contemporary Lakeland retreat. Tucked away in a peaceful backwater, close to both Windermere and Bowness and the shores of lake it self. …see more
Distance approx 7.2 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Spacious 4* Gold Award Lakeland stone cottage situated right in the heart of Windermere within walking distance of the lake and shops .
Fully renovated luxury contemporary interior retaining many features. Four super king size bedrooms all with en-suite facilities, .
Chimneys is a unique 4 bed, all en-suite example of luxury living in a traditional Lakeland stone cottage. …see more
Distance approx 7.22 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
Cosy and well equipped. Stunning walks, pub on doorstep. Perfect base to explore Cumbria, Lake District, North York Dales, Lancashire,and the Lune valley. Pet friendly. Sky movies. Free Wifi. Golf nearby. Fell walks. Ideal for couples. Many Attractions. Large garden. King size bed, travel cot. Highchair. Fold out bed. Wifi. Now TV. Heating, towels and bedding included. …see more
Distance approx 7.25 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
This delightful 4 star Lake District holiday home is a wonderful find for families or groups. Close to Bowness, Lake Windermere and the Windermere Golf Club, you'll enjoy the privacy of a stunning garden which can also be enjoyed from your spacious conservatory. Inside, the property is truly homely and beautifully presented throughout. Relax by the open fire, eat well in the elegant dining room, sleep well in comfortable bedrooms, and take advantage of free Wifi. It's only a 5 minute stroll to Bowness village, and of course the delights of Lake Windermere. Right from your doorstep, you'll find a number of excellent Lake District walking routes including Brantfell - where the lake views are simply unforgettable.
Accommodation in detail
Traditional arched entrance porch and hall with cloak cupboard for walking clobber.
Light and spacious lounge, warmed by an open fire. Elegant separate dining room with large table and traditional leaded windows. A superb kitchen leads to the furnished conservatory with patio doors to the garden, perfect for al-fresco dining! Useful utility room and cloakroom/WC at the rear of the property. Upstairs are the 3 bedrooms, one with en-suite shower room. Modern house bathroom. Private parking right outside the property.
A group or family holiday in Bowness village, just a stroll from the shores of Lake Windermere, brings many of the highlights of the English Lake District within easy reach during your stay. As well as enjoying easy road links to the most famous Lake District villages, and to the start points for walking routes in the Lakeland Fells, you'll find shops, cafes, traditional Lakeland pubs and restaurants in Bowness to entertain you close to home. There are also several lively bars in Bowness, the Royalty Cinema and Old Laundry Theatre.
Many Lake Disrict family attractions are located in the Bowness and Lake Windermere area. Visit the World of Beatrix Potter attraction in Bowness, Lakes Aquarium at Lakeside (only a short drive to the southern end of Lake Windermere) or take a Windermere Lake Cruise from Bowness Bay to Ambleside or Lakeside, two other popular Lake District self-catering destinations.
Windermere Golf Club is nearby, on the way out of Bowness towards Crook. It nestles in stunning countryside and boasts several acclaimed Lake District gastropubs within easy reach, such as the Wild Boar Inn, Grill & Smokehouse and the traditional Sun Inn.
Distance approx 7.28 miles from Forest Hall | Show on Map
This fabulous family residence (also a treat for several couples) offers views to Lake Windermere from its slightly elevated position, amid wonderful scenery. A private drive meanders up to the house and guarantees a little bit of exclusivity for you and your gathering. Yet, being just a short stroll from the attractions of Bowness and Lake Windermere, Woodbank is right at the heart of some of the best the region has to offer. Guests of ages will never be short of entertainment. Blending old Lakeland character with modern sophistication, Woodbank offers large bedrooms, luxurious furniture and the most wonderful dining room - perfect for sitting down to a good meal prepared in the traditional Aga! Alternatively, go al-fresco for your meals with great views from the patio and garden.
Accommodation in detail:
Private parking for 3 cars. Conservatory entrance with a wonderful view, entrance hall with cloakroom. Spacious, light and airy lounge with walls of windows overlooking the lake and deep-cushioned leather sofas. The dining room has beautiful views and the well-equipped kitchen is warmed through by the Aga. Upstairs are 3 beautiful bedrooms, with good views and co-coordinated linens; 1 with brand spanking new en-suite facility. There is also a luxurious main bathroom. Both have shower over bath. Outside, you have a garden and patio - furnished for meals and lazing al-fresco.
The sophisticated Lake District village of Bowness is nestled on the eastern shores of beautiful Lake Windermere - England's largest lake. Boats peacefully come and go, the mesmerising scenery across the lake changes with the season, and the abundance of lake shore and waterborne activities will keep everybody entertained. Bowness high street is well-served with handy supermarkets, sophisticated boutique shops and a wide range of excellent eateries - all within easy reach of your chosen holiday home. The Royalty cinema plays the latest films on its 3-screens and the Old Laundry Theatre also has plenty of entertainment to offer.
Outdoor lovers will enjoy having easy access to many popular Lake District walking routes. Head up to Gummers How to admire stunning views of Lake Windermere, or take the car ferry across the lake to walk around attractive Hawkshead and explore Beatrix Potter country (the author's home is close to Hawkshead in the village of Near Sawrey). Grizedale Forest is easily accessible via the car ferry, and popular walking destinations including the Langdale Valley, Coniston and Grasmere are only manageable drives away.
Summary of Visitor Comments 2011
'Had a geat stay. Fantastic views . Lovely House!...' New Year 2011
'Don't want to leave as it feels more like home than home....Hope to be back again very soon.' March 2011
'Thank you for a lovely welcome and stay in your beautiful home. It had everything we needed, it was bright and spacious and very comfortable....We LOVED the AGA!!!...' April 2011
'Back once again for two weeks at 'Woodbank' - brilliant accommodation, so clean and tidy. We do enjoy coming back to this lovely house.....' May 2011
'How refreshing to find such a lovely cottage run and managed with the care of its guests at heart!! ALL the essentials were provided ....Well Done and Thank You!...' May 2011
'Thank you for a lovely stay in your Beautiful House! We have visited the Lakes many times and this is one of the best places we have stayed. Nicely tucked away from the hustle and bustle of Bowness but only a very convenient 5 mins walk to the centre. ...... Hope to come back again and would definitely recommend.' July 2011
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