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Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach or lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • No pets allowed
  • Car not necessary

In the heart of Bowness Village in the beautiful English Lake District. Forming part of the old stone Schoolhouse 'Rooftop Cottage' is the perfect retreat for a peaceful holiday in high quality accommodation.

Rooftop Cottage offers Self Catering Accommodation for up to 4 guests, located in a quiet yet central location Rooftop Cottage is just a stones throw away from the shores of Lake Windermere itself and offers a high quality stay in this area of outstanding beauty.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Manchester 80 km, Nearest railway: Windermere 3 km
Family friendly Suitable for children over 5
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Double beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Access Parking

The Cumbria/Lake District

Rooftop Cottage is nestled in a quiet spot yet is in the heart of Bowness on Windermere Village.Bowness-on-Windermere, is the most popular lake-side resort in the Lake District and lies about half way along Lake Windermere.

The village offers a 'chocolate box' setting with an array of shops, restaurants and quaint places to have a drink and unwind


Windermere is popular for sailing, canoeing, windsurfing and water skiing.Steamers and launches also operate the full length of the lake calling at Bowness, Waterhead and Lakeside. Lakeside Station, is at the southern end of the lake being the terminus of the Furness Railway. Lakeside Pier, beside the station, houses the Lakes Aquarium.

Bowness Village offers a beautiful setting and is perfect for those wishing to stay and relax in the village, it is perfect for walkers or those wishing to explore nearby areas such as Ambleside, Cartmel, Kendal, Hawskhead, Troutbeck, Ulverston, Stavely, Grassmere, Sawrey and Conniston to name just a few!

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Review 1-3 of 3

13 Mar 2013


"Beautiful.... going again ...."

Have never done a self catering holiday before, but we decided to try it, saw this in Bowness, my most fave place in the lakes, liked what the ad said and booked it. Was not disappointed, everywhere s… More

6 Nov 2012


"Home from Home"

This is an outstanding property and would love to keep it all for ourselves but feel that itwould be selfish of me to do so , as it is so lovely and a credit to the owners its in a central loca… More

29 Oct 2012


"Lovely Vacation Rental on Lake Windermere"

We enjoyed our visit to Roof Top Cottage very much. It was very comfortable and well-equipped. The view of the lake was lovely. The central location could not have been more convenient.

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