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The Loft

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7 Nights See prices

  • £450  to  £900

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    3 night min. (off peak only)

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£700 Sat, 16 Jul 2022
7 nights - Save £100 - Great savings for a school holiday week in a fabulous apartment with views over Lake Windermere, spacious gardens, tennis court and putting green

Key Information

  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    7 (peak)
    3 (off peak)

  • Children

    Yes

  • WiFi

    Yes

  • Dogs

    Sorry
    No Dogs

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Access

    Stairs

  • Waterside Location

About The Loft

This bright little hideaway is the perfect escape for anyone looking for somewhere special to stay in the heart of the Lake District. Set in two acres of mature gardens, including a tennis court and putting green, the apartment is located in the upper floor of a former gentleman’s residence and enjoys beautiful westerly views over Lake Windermere.

The two bedroom, two bathroom layout makes it the ideal choice for couples holidaying together, or for small families. Recently refurbished and with large picture windows to make the most of the wonderful view, it is a perfect place to relax and unwind at any time of year.

There are plenty of things to do and see all year round in the Lake District, and the Loft is centrally located for exploring the areas many attractions.

The apartment is situated only a mile from the bustling village of Bowness-on-Windermere, which offers a large selection of pubs, restaurants and cafes, attractive local shops and a cinema, as well as hosting tourist attractions such as the Steamboat Museum and the World of Beatrix Potter.

A short walk from the apartment brings you to the shore of Lake Windermere, the largest and most famous lake in England, renowned for its magnificent scenery.

Lake cruises operate all year round and include a popular islands cruise as well as sailings to the head of the lake at Waterhead (Ambleside), and to the south for the Lakes Aquarium and Fell Foot Park. A car ferry operates across the lake to visit Beatrix Potter’s house at Hill Top, or to walk and cycle on Windermere’s quieter western shore. Rowing boats, kayaks and motor boats are available for hire.

Also a short stroll away is the Storrs Hall hotel, on the shore of the lake, where you can enjoy the lakeside gardens and visit the famous Storrs Temple, recently restored by the National Trust. Above Storrs Park is Blackwell, the award winning Arts and Crafts house with its tea room and panoramic views of Windermere.

Beyond Windermere are the high fells, deep valleys and picturesque lakes and tarns which make the Lake District so popular. Enjoy a drive or walk through quaint villages and stop for lunch in one of the areas numerous country pubs. If all this is too much, simply relax in the apartment and soak up the beautiful views, or watch the sun set over lake Windermere.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Ian Murray joined Independent Cottages in July 2009


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Amenities / Facilities

  • Waterside Location
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • Pub Nearby
  • Bike Storage
  • Tennis Onsite
  • Golf Nearby
  • iPod Docking
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • Enclosed Garden
  • DVD Player
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • WiFi

Location (The Lake District)

Accommodation and facilities comprise:

  • Spacious sitting room with large picture windows overlooking lake Windermere.
  • Comfortable sofas, flat screen television, Blu Ray DVD player, video and PS3.
  • Selection of DVDs, videos, games, books etc.
  • Dining area with comfortable seating.
  • Well equipped kitchen including dishwasher and washer/drier.
  • Master bedroom with TV, DVD and seating area with lake views.
  • Large ensuite bath/shower room.
  • Second double bedroom.
  • Separate shower room.
  • Large grounds with all-weather tennis court, croquet lawn and putting area.

Additional information: Linen, towels, electricity and heating included within the price. Allocated parking space and visitors parking. Gas central heating throughout making this an ideal holiday home all year around.

The Loft Tariff & Supplementary Information

Season Weekly Rate Short Breaks

Sat, 2nd Jul 2022 - Fri, 15th Jul 2022
Changeover: Saturday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£750

Short breaks
not available


Sat, 16th Jul 2022 - Fri, 26th Aug 2022
Changeover: Saturday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£800

Short breaks
not available


Sat, 27th Aug 2022 - Fri, 2nd Sep 2022
Changeover: Saturday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£750

Short breaks
not available


Sat, 3rd Sep 2022 - Fri, 16th Sep 2022
Changeover: Saturday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£700

Short breaks
not available


Sat, 17th Sep 2022 - Fri, 30th Sep 2022
Changeover: Saturday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£650

Short breaks
not available


Sat, 1st Oct 2022 - Fri, 14th Oct 2022
Changeover: Saturday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£600

Short breaks
not available


Sat, 15th Oct 2022 - Fri, 28th Oct 2022
Changeover: Saturday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£750

Short breaks
not available

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms (2 Doubles)
Children:
Yes
Dogs/Pets:
Sorry, the owner does not accept pets
Accessibility:
Unlikely to be suitable for wheelchair users. Please discuss any specific accessibility requirements with the owner
Smoking:
No smoking
Preferred Arrival Day:
Saturday
Payment Options:
Paypal, Cheque, Bank Transfer
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)7817 304588 before paying by bank transfer.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

Owner Area

Ian Murray
Member Since July 2009

The Loft Noticeboard

Relax on the sofas and gaze out through the large picture windows over Lake Windermere.

Last Minute Offers

Sat, 16 Jul 2022 for 7 nights, £700
Save £100. Great savings for a school holiday week in a fabulous apartment with views over Lake Windermere, spacious gardens, tennis court and putting green
Sat, 23 Jul 2022 for 7 nights, £700
Save £100. Great savings for a school holiday week in a fabulous apartment with views over Lake Windermere, spacious gardens, tennis court and putting green

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The Loft 18 Month Availability Calendar

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* Calendar last updated: 5th July 2022