Little Acorns - Self catering holiday cottage in Windermere, Cumbria, The Lake District, England - Sleeps 8
Little Acorns accommodates up to eight guests in four bedrooms and is ideal for larger groups or extended families. It is ideally located in the heart of Windermere, one of the most popular villages in the Lake District with plenty to entertain all ages and energy levels.
This Lakeland stone built home offers versatile holiday accommodation that is close to the centre of the village with its good selection of shops and restaurants, yet it benefits from being in a quite location.
Windermere is an excellent base from which to explore the Lake District with its many attractions and many people view it as the centre of the Lakes. It has a railway station making it ideal for those who do not have a car and Lake Windermere is less than a mile away, where you can enjoy water sports, hire a small pleasure craft or take a leisurely ferry ride.
The surrounding area provides excellent opportunities for those who enjoy walking and cycling and the Lake District is fantastic for those who love the great outdoors with rock climbing, hiking, sailing and much more.
Cumbria has sandy coastlines, pretty villages and interesting towns to visit including old-fashioned Keswick, Kendal, Ambleside and Bowness - all nearby and very popular with visitors. There are plenty of attractions including the Lakeside Aquarium; the 'World of Beatrix Potter'; Grizedale Forest Park and the 'Windermere Steamboat Museum' to name just a few! Also within easy reach are Coniston Water, Keswick and the Lakeland Mountains all just waiting to be explored.
With its open fells, clear-water lakes and impressive mountains it is hardly any surprise that visitors return to the Lake District time and time again.
- Near Pub/Restaurant
- Garden/Outside Area
- iPod Docking
- Internet Access
- Golf Facilities Nearby
- Off-Road Parking
- Washing Machine
- CD Player
- Accessible via Public Transport
- Kitchen with electric oven, fridge and freezer, hob, dishwasher, microwave and washing machine.
- Lounge with flat-screen television and DVD player.
- Outside there is a private south-facing rear patio and private parking for two medium size cars.
- Dining room which seats up to eight guests.
- Shower room with basin, toilet and shower.
- Bedroom one which sleeps two in full size bunk-beds.
- Bedroom two with antique French double bed.
- Bedroom three with antique French double bed.
- Shower Room with basin, toilet and shower.
- Bedroom four is a spacious attic room containing a French antique double bed.
Additional information: Dogs are welcome by prior arrangement but please ensure they remain on the ground floor and are not allowed upstairs or on the furniture at any time. Welcome packs of organic wine and chocolates are available upon request. The owners have reduced the energy use by installing solar p.v. panels which generate most of the electricity.
Low Season from £400
Mid Season from £600
High Season from £800
Peak Season £900
Changeover Day: Flexible
Cheque, Bank Transfer
Sleeps 8 people in 4 bedrooms (3 Doubles, 1 Bunk bed rm)
Group booking details:
All male groups: Please enquire with owner
All female groups: Yes
Catering Available: No
Owner: Paul & Shona Taylor click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.
Little Acorns joined Independent Cottages in June 2011