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Howe Cottage


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Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria
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Pets 1
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This property is part of our Cottages4you collection


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Within 100 yards of Bowness and with lovely lake views, this 17th-century cottage is a great base for exploring the beautiful Lake District.

This charming semi-detached 17th century cottage has lovely views of Lake Windermere from its top floor and makes for a cosy retreat all year round, ideally located 400 yards from the lake and town centre. Surrounded by dramatic mountainous scenery, numerous walking and cycling paths are on offer. Complimentary passes to the leisure facilities at the local hotel (5 minutes’ walk away) which includes a swimming pool and gym is available to guests who book Howe Cottage. For fell-walking enthusiasts, the Langdales, Scafell, Great Gable and the Old Man of Coniston are easily reached. Take a boat cruise or visit the Beatrix Potter Exhibition. A hotel with leisure facilities can be found a 5-minute walk away. Shops, pubs and restaurants 100 yards.

5 steps to entrance.
Ground Floor:
Living room: With multi-fuel burner, Freeview TV, DVD player with a selection of DVDs and CD player.
Living room 2.
Kitchen/dining room: With gas cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
First Floor:
Bedroom 1: With double bed, Freeview TV, DVD player and wooden floor.
Bedroom 2: With bunk bed.
Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.
Steep stairs to...
Second Floor:
Bedroom 3: With twin beds.

Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for multi-fuel burner included. Sitting-out area with garden furniture. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: There are steps to the terrace.

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  • Dishwasher
  • Pub within 1 mile
    Pub within 1 mile
  • Woodburning Stove
    Woodburning Stove
  • WiFi
  • Washing Machine
    Washing Machine
  • Heritage Collection
    Heritage Collection
  • Parking - On Site
    Parking - On Site
  • Shower Cubicle
    Shower Cubicle

Customer Comments

  • 8

    Confirmed guest, 18/08/2018
    We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Howe cottage, Windermere. It has everything you need in the cottage and walking distance to everything around. The only downfall were a couple of things for me, 1) the door is so hard to undo that it’s a fire hazard 2) would have loved the garden to be enclosed as my dog is not recall trained and would leg it and 3) there’s a smell in the living room, I don’t know what but it’s not a dog smell as being a dog owner I could cope with that but we just couldn’t work out where it was coming from. We’ve already discussed staying again so would recommend 😊

  • 8

    Confirmed guest, 04/08/2018
    The cottage is beautiful, and the location is stunning. The kitchen needs some attention but this did not detract from our holiday. The garden is lovely, but it is not secure.

  • 8

    Confirmed guest, 28/06/2018
    Excellent location. Good size and well equipped. The outside of the property needs some TLC. The garden furniture had seen better days and it needed weeding and a good brush of the whole area. It was lovely to sit and have a drink outside so tidying it up would make a big difference. The garden isn’t secure for dogs so if your dogs wander then it’s an issue, ours don’t so it was fine. We enjoyed our stay here. Oh take an air freshener too - it’s a dog friendly cottage remember!

  • 8

    Confirmed guest, 05/05/2018
    Would stay there again, the only draw back was the lack of secure outside space for dogs, it was advertised as dog friendly.

  • 2

    Confirmed guest, 28/04/2018
    Maintenance is required in and outside the Cottage. It smelt of dog that is the main reason for the low score. Fridge Freezer dirty, Fridge no tray for milk. Would not rate this a four star more like a two. Main plus Location.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 19/04/2018
    very nice cottage would stay there again for sure, nice short walk to town center great car parking and loved the accsess to the pool

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8.1 out of 10 – based on 24 reviews collected by Reevoo
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