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Brantfell Lodge

Bowness-On-Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1100657)

Lakes Cottage Holidays rating

  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 3

  • Pets Yes

  • View on map


  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi


  • Three bedrooms: 1 x ground-floor king-size, 1 x ground-floor double with en-suite basin and WC, 1 x double with TV
  • Bathroom with corner bath, basin, heated towel rail, and WC
  • Ground-floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail, and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Utility
  • Sitting room with gas fire
  • Gas central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher
  • 2 x TV with Freeview, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Private driveway for 2 cars
  • Rear multi-level garden with patio, lawn, and furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 0.4 miles, pub 0.3 miles, Lake Windermere 0.6 miles
  • Note: There are steps in the garden

The property

This three-bedroom cottage, Brantfell Lodge, is located in the beautiful area of Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria.

Six guests and one well-behaved dog are welcome, and the property is close to Lake Windermere and the wealth of walking paths and outdoor activities found in the Lake District National Park.

It also has a suntrap private garden, partial ground-floor living, and adaptable sleeping configurations, making it suitable for both families and friends.

Utilise the well-stocked kitchen and utility before sitting down to a group meal on the back patio.

Before heading to bed to prepare for your itinerary, unwind in front of the electric fireplace in the cosy living area.

There are two bedrooms on the ground-floor and a bathroom, as well as a first-floor double and a bathroom, offering flexible sleeping arrangements.

Reach the town centre from your friendly home base, where you can enjoy dining at Jackson's Bistro and Boardwalk Bar and Grill before travelling to the marina and taking advantage of a variety of stores.

The nearby Lake Windermere is ideal for renting a boat and seeing numerous hidden jewels along the way.

The Lakes Aquarium is another well-liked family-friendly destination, and fans of literature will be thrilled to visit the three-dimensional, enchanted World of Beatrix Potter Attraction.

For those who enjoy the outdoors, set off from Ambleside for Stock Ghyll Force with its 70-foot waterfall, Stagshaw Gardens, a secluded woodland ideal for a relaxing stroll, and Red Screes, a well-liked walking track.

The National Trust-Sizergh, a stately home with well-kept grounds, the Kendal Museum, a fountain of heritage with displays of natural and archaeology artefacts, and Lakeland Maze Farm Park, ideal for entertaining young children with farm animals, a maze, and a variety of outdoor activities, are all located in the direction of Kendal.

With Brantfell Lodge as your home base, enjoy Cumbria.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £200.

About the location


Windermere Train Station 1.5 miles: Ambleside 5 miles; Kendal 7 miles.

The vibrant twin towns of Bowness and Windermere hold enduring appeal for visitors to the Lake District National Park, with each providing a range of nearby attractions, amenities, shops and restaurants to suit all tastes. A variety of boat trips and boat hire are available from Windermere Lake Cruises in Bowness to Brockhole, Ambleside and Lakeside (at the southern end of the lake where the Lakeside Aquarium and the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway are situated). The World of Beatrix Potter attraction and the Old Laundry theatre are 1.5 miles away. Orrest Head, where Alfred Wainwright was inspired to write his series of iconic guidebooks, is a 30-minute walk to enjoy the spectacular panorama of far-reaching views over the lake and surrounding fells. Brockhole, which offers high wire tree top experiences, is less than two miles away, and the historic villages of Grasmere, Ambleside and Troutbeck are a short drive away. There are also a variety of watersports on offer for the more energetic at marine centres along the lake. The area is ideally situated for exploring all that this region has to offer, whether by foot, bike, car, railway or bus; and is within easy reach of attractions such as the spectacular Langdales, Beatrix Potter’s Hill Top House at Far Sawrey, Coniston, Grizedale Forest Park, with its delightful walks and famous outdoor sculptures, mountain biking and “Go-Ape” adventure park, Ullswater, Kendal, Keswick, stone circles, Roman forts and England's highest mountain, Scafell Pike.