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Westward House

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7 Nights See prices

  • £1750  to  £2835

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Short Breaks

  • £ Enquire
    3 night min. (off peak only)

Next OfferMore offers

£1450 Wed, 26 Jun 2024
4 nights - Late availability offer - flexible arrival dates and durations - please enquire

Key Information

  • Sleeps


  • Bedrooms

    3 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    7 (peak)
    3 (off peak)

  • Children


  • WiFi


  • Dogs

    No Dogs

  • Bathrooms


  • Access


  • Open Fire

About Westward House

This fabulous holiday home, with its own private jetty, affords an exceptional position overlooking Lake Windermere in the very heart of the Lake District National Park. Sleeping up to six guests in three exceptionally comfortable bedrooms, Westward House sits in one of the area's most desirable locations and is a superb choice for a Lakeland holiday whether you are going away with family or friends.

With a large garden that leads down to the jetty and water's edge, a cosy sitting room with open fire, well equipped kitchen and dining room where you can dine whilst looking out over the lake, Westward House is every bit as special inside as it is out.

Spend your days soaking up the views and relaxing in the tranquility that surrounds the property, or get out and about and explore the area with an abundance of attractions close by. Lace up your walking boots and enjoy fabulous walks straight from the front door, or hop on the Hawkshead Ferry and discover the beauty of the west side of Lake Windermere. For those with their own boat, you can launch just half a mile away, with mooring available on the private jetty at the bottom of the garden.

Within just a couple of minutes by car you can be in Bowness or neighbouring Windermere which offer an excellent range of shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants. Hire a boat and explore the shoreline under your own steam, or take a Lake Cruise for a relaxing way of seeing the sights.

Alternatively, simply stay put and enjoy the magical lake setting from your own little oasis of calm at Westward House.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Neil & Andrea Pullin-Turner (managers) joined Independent Cottages in December 2016

Enquire online / Phone:

Amenities / Facilities

  • Open Fire
  • Luxury
  • Waterside Location
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Bluetooth
  • Accessible by Public Transport
  • Pub Nearby
  • Games Room
  • Bike Storage
  • Fishing Onsite
  • Golf Nearby
  • Kingsize +
  • iPod Docking
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Smart TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • Shower
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • WiFi

Location (The Lake District)

Accommodation comprises:


  • Entrance hall leading off to a cloak room with WC.
  • Sitting room which affords a wonderful aspect looking out over the lake. Deep plush sofas ensure guests can relax in comfort whilst watching the television and flames flickering in the open fire (iPod docking available for music).
  • Kitchen well equipped with everything needed for self-catering including dishwasher, microwave, fridge (and freezer) and electric oven/hob.
  • The utility room houses the washing machine and tumble dryer, leading to garage/bike store, which provides space to store coats and boots.
  • Dining room off the kitchen where you can catch up on the days adventures whilst soaking up the lovely views of the lake.
  • The sun room is perfect for morning coffee or for use as an additional sitting room with television and comfy seating. Doors lead out to the terrace.


  • En-suite super-king size bedroom with shower room including WC, wash basin and heated towel rail.
  • Flexible bedroom with two single zip and link beds that can alternatively be made up as a super-king by prior arrangement with the owner. This room has a Freeview television and also has an en-suite shower room.
  • The third bedroom has a super-king size bed and shares a landing with the large shower room with WC, wash basin and heated towel rail.

Outside: The terrace is equipped with outdoor furniture and barbecue so you can enjoy alfresco dining whilst soaking up the wonderful views. There is a lawned garden, leading to private lake frontage (this is fenced and accessed via a gate) with a jetty. Bike storage is available and there is off-road parking for three vehicles plus a trailer if bringing a boat (please contact the owner for information and advice if you would like to moor on the jetty).

Additional information: Gas Central heating throughout keeps the house cosy all year round. Prices include heating, logs, electricity, bed linen, towels and WiFi. Welcome pack provided upon arrival. Sorry but no pets, and no smoking.

Westward House Tariff & Supplementary Information

Season Weekly Rate Short Breaks

Sun, 2nd Jun 2024 - Sat, 29th Jun 2024
Changeover: Sunday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights

Short breaks
not available

Sun, 30th Jun 2024 - Sat, 31st Aug 2024
Changeover: Sunday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights

Short breaks
not available

Sun, 1st Sep 2024 - Sat, 19th Oct 2024
Changeover: Sunday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights

Short breaks
not available

Sun, 20th Oct 2024 - Sat, 26th Oct 2024
Changeover: Sunday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights

Short breaks
not available

Sun, 27th Oct 2024 - Sat, 2nd Nov 2024
Changeover: Sunday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights

Short breaks
not available

Sun, 3rd Nov 2024 - Sat, 14th Dec 2024
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £995 | 4 nights: £995

7 Nights

3 Nights

Sun, 15th Dec 2024 - Sat, 4th Jan 2025
Changeover: Sunday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights

Short breaks
not available

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms (2 Super-kings & 1 Flexible Twin/Super-king)
Sorry, the owner does not accept pets
Unlikely to be suitable for wheelchair users. Please discuss any specific accessibility requirements with the owner
No smoking
Preferred Arrival Day:
Payment Options:
Cheque, Credit / Debit Card, 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)7718 335501 before paying by bank transfer.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

Owner Area

Neil & Andrea Pullin-Turner (managers)
Member Since December 2016

Westward House Noticeboard

Short breaks available from November to March, excluding February half-term. Please enquire about flexible stays and alternative arrival/departure dates

Last Minute Offers

Wed, 26 Jun 2024 for 4 nights, £1450
Late availability offer - flexible arrival dates and durations - please enquire

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Westward House 18 Month Availability Calendar

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* Calendar last updated: 13th June 2024