Beautiful English Lake District

House - Private room · Main Rd, Windermere, LA23 1DY, United Kingdom

The Space

Cosy double bedroom in a flat within a traditional stone built house in the centre of Windermere.
The flat itself is very cosy and full of interesting furnishings and vintage finds as Margaret used to run an antique shop before retiring. She is a keen crafts person and expert rag rugger so there is always some new and interesting project to see and anyone wanting to have a go is very welcome.

The bedroom is a double bedroom at the top of the house and has antique furniture . The private bathroom for guests exclusive is immediatly outside the room and has a bath with overhead shower.
A continental breakfast will be provided either in the dining room area of the sitting room or, if preferred in the kitchen ar the rear of the property which is reached by wooden steps which lead to the balcony just outside.

The railway station is just a five minute walk and there are many buses which connect to many other Lake District beauty spots.
Windermere lake shore can be reached on foot in approx 20 minutes via a lovely footpath which avoids the main road and there is a short walk up to the Orrest Head view point from where there is a 360 degree view of the lake, the surrounding fells and even the sea on a clear day. And from here for the more adventurous there are extensive footpaths from which many fells, tarns and valleys can be reached.
Windermere town boasts some interesting small shops including a well stocked second hand bookshop, outdoor clothing shops, bakers, florists, tea shops and cafes as well as the famous Booths family run supermarket which stocks many local products.
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Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: No Charge
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Check Out: 11:00 AM
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Cancellation: Moderate

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  • Excellent location - right in the middle of Windermere and very near the railway station. Margaret was a nice host - she helped us with maps and tips about what to do around Windermere. Highly recommended.

    April 2014
  • We had a very nice stay here. It was lovely and comfortable room, and thanks to Margaret' recommend, we had excellent meals at Francine's. It would certainly worth a visit.

    April 2014
  • Lovely home, excellent breakfast! Couldn't ask for any better! Great recommendations on places to go and visit.

    March 2014
  • Margaret is a very friendly house owner,and room is very clean,comfortable and the conditioner is warm enough.The bathroom also very clean and easy to use;about breakfast was nice(fruits,toast,bread,jams,milk,juice,coffee),if u would like cook by yourself,here also have very complete equipment.I like Margaret's room's style.The best is the location which is very close the lake bus stop and windermere (email hidden) was a nice experience!!THANKS MARGARET.

    March 2014
  • Comfortable room, friendly host, excellent location. We had a lovely time it was just a shame the weather wasn't better!

    February 2014
  • Excellent stay with Margaret made us feel at home in her delightful home. Great location in the centre of Windermere and was clean and comfortable, could have stayed all week!

    December 2013
  • We really had a great time in Lake District and Margaret is a friendly host who provided useful information;) I'll recommend this lovely accommodation to everyone!

    December 2013
  • We had a lovely two night stay at Margaret's home in Windermere, with breakfast included, making the stay great value. Margaret a lovely and attentive host and made us feel very welcome. The room is clean and spacious with beautiful furniture and a comfortable antique double bed. It was also great having our own bathroom. Location is right in the center of Windermere and perfect for shops, cafes, restaurants and the pubs and not far from the station for trains and and buses. We will definitely stay again next time we visit Windermere. Thank You Margaret!

    November 2013
  • The room was great! Lovely furnishings and Margaret is most gracious and pleasant. She went out of her way to be helpful. Margaret even drove my husband to a business appointment. if you are going to stay in the Lake District this is the place. Centrally located, within walking distance of the train station and right in the center of Windermere. This is a wonderful place to stay!

    November 2013
  • Wonderful host and a very pleasant stay! Margaret is a very lovely lady, she is very considerate through out our stay. Convenient location, cosy place and clean bathroom. One of my best sleep was at Maragaret's place.

    November 2013
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