3 (all year)
Secret Nook sleeps two guests and is a romantic one bedroom apartment that is perfect for couples, ideally located within a traditional stone Lakeland cottage just short distance from the very heart of the popular village of Windermere. Presented to a high standard, the apartment is perfect for a week or two exploring the Lakes or a long weekend away with plenty of extra special little touches provided to ensure your stay is a memorable one.
Nicely positioned in a convenient yet peaceful private location, Secret Nook is just a ten minute pleasant walk from the many amenities on offer in Windermere including a great selection of shops, pubs, tea rooms and restaurants. The apartment provides a welcoming retreat, away from the crowds to return home to after an exciting day exploring the areas many attractions. Lake Windermere itself is also easily accessible with a path accessible directly from the apartment, taking you to the tranquil waterside setting where you can relax by the water's edge and soak up the beautiful mountainous scenery or enjoy a picnic or early evening glass of wine!
Windermere is one of the Lake District's most popular holiday destinations which is hardly surprising, given its convenient location for exploring the many attractions and pretty towns and villages of the Lake District. Grasmere and Ambleside are both less than twenty minutes away by car or take the train to the market town of Kendal.
There are a host of incredible walking opportunities from the front door, whether you want a leisurely walk around the lake shore or a full-blown day-long hike. Bring your bike away with you (or hire one locally) and explore the areas lovely lanes or for some water-based fun hire a boat, kayak or sit back and let someone else show you the sights and enjoy a cruise on a nostalgic lake steamer.
Whether you simply want to relax and unwind or prefer to spend your time visiting the areas many attractions, Secret Nook is a welcoming retreat at any time of the year.
Chris & Allie Hodgson joined Independent Cottages in November 2015
Outside: There is a small private area where guests can sit out during the warmer months with bistro table and chairs. Secure bike storage is available by arrangement with the owner. Off-road parking available.
Additional information: Prices include bed linen, electricity (inc electric heaters) and towels. A small welcome pack awaits your arrival with milk and biscuits. Unfortunately no pets and no smoking. Children over five are accepted. Changeover is usually on a Friday but the owner will try to be flexible where possible. Unlimited Wi-Fi is provided free of charge.
Star Rating: 3 Star Gold
GREAT NEWS!! We're delighted that Visit England have just awarded us a prestigious GOLD award for out performing our star rating and for exceptional quality and housekeeping!
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