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£2520 Fri, 16 Aug 2024
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Key Information

  • Sleeps


  • Bedrooms

    5 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    With Owner

  • Children


  • WiFi


  • Dogs

    3+ Dogs

  • Bathrooms


  • Access


  • Log Burner

About Orrest Head House

Orrest Head House one of the first houses to be built in Windermere Village shares over 2 acres of private grounds with Orrest Head Cottage (which is also available to rent).

This 5-star House sleeps up to 12 in 5 ensuite bedrooms.

Included in many stand-out features is Josiah Brown’s, your very own bar. Bring your own drinks, ring first orders and let the party commence.

The kitchen is the heart of this house, here you’ll find a large breakfast table, central island with stools and a great cooking space. The kitchen is equipped with everything you’ll need to create an outstanding dinner party.

Adjacent to the kitchen is a snug with leather sofas and a TV, it’s a great space for the kids in you party to wind down or a smaller group to chill while still feeling part of the group.

The dining room seats up to 18 and is the perfect space to host a special dinner party.

The lounge has huge leather Chesterfield sofas set around a wood burning stove to keep you cosy at night. The room also has a large Smart TV.

Upstairs there are 5 ensuite bedrooms. Two of the bedrooms have in bedroom baths which look over the gardens.

Outside there are extensive grounds. To the front of the house there is a large patio with outside furniture., which has views over the garden. The rear of the house has direct access on to the fabulous Orrest Head Walk. It takes about 20 minutes to the top, where you’ll find the most amazing views of the Lake District National Park.

We welcome milestone birthdays, family get togethers and girls getaways.

We also welcome up 4 dogs.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Andrew Cheetham joined Independent Cottages in March 2023

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Amenities / Facilities

  • Log Burner
  • Beach Nearby
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Bluetooth
  • Accessible by Public Transport
  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • Pub Nearby
  • Golf Nearby
  • Kingsize +
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Smart TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • WiFi

Location (The Lake District)

Orrest Head House key facts:


  • Private bar, (bring you own drinks) with woodburning stove and TV.
  • Large kitchen with large kitchen table, range cooker, microwave, dishwasher, 2 large fridges, one with icemaker and TV.
  • Utility room with Washing machine, dryer, large sink and cental heating boilers.
  • 2 x downstairs toilets.
  • Dining room with seating for 18 guests.
  • Lounge with huge Chesterfield sofas , woodburning stove and Smart TV.
  • Snug with leather sofas and TV.


  • Bedroom 1, king-size double bed with in bedroom bath. Ensuite shower room and toilet.
  • Bedroom 2, King-size double bed with in bedroom bath. Ensuite shower room and toilet.
  • Bedroom 3, super king-size double bed. Large ensuite bath/shower room with large roll top bath, shower cubicle and toilet.
  • Bedroom 4, 3 X single beds, which can be pushed together to create a super king-size. Ensuite shower room and toilet.
  • Bedroom 5, 3 X single beds, which can be pushed together to create a super king-size. Ensuite shower room and toilet.


  • Large patio overlooking grounds with outdoor furniture.
  • Large private grounds. The rear is shared with Orrest Head Cottage also under the same ownership.
  • Access to Orrest Head walk footpath.


  • Parking for at least 15 cars.
  • All bedrooms bedrooms have TVs.
  • Marshall Bluetooth speaker.
  • All power and gas included.
  • Gas-fired central heating.
  • All linen including 1 bath towel per head included.
  • Free fast Wi-Fi.
  • Close to Windermere railway station.

Orrest Head House Tariff & Supplementary Information

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 12 in 5 bedrooms (3 x large doubles, 3 x triple (or super-kings).)
3 or more dogs welcome
Unlikely to be suitable for wheelchair users. Please discuss any specific accessibility requirements with the owner
No smoking
Preferred Arrival Day:
Payment Options:
Credit / Debit Card, Bank Transfer
Group Booking Details:
All male groups - Please enquire with owner.
All female groups - Please enquire with owner.
Catering available - No.
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
Help combat online fraud. Speak to the owner on our officially verified number: +44(0)330 088 4086 before paying by bank transfer.
Please discuss any requirements regarding your pet(s) with the property owner.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

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Andrew Cheetham
Member Since March 2023

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Last Minute Offers

Fri, 16 Aug 2024 for 3 nights, £2520
Save £920. Reduced from £3400
Mon, 2 Sep 2024 for 4 nights, £1600
Save £1147. Reduced from £2747
Fri, 6 Sep 2024 for 3 nights, £2356
Save £300. Reduced from £2656
Mon, 9 Sep 2024 for 4 nights, £1600
Save £413. Reduced from £2013

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Orrest Head House 18 Month Availability Calendar

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* Calendar last updated: 13th June 2024