Secret Nook

Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District (Ref. 1050657)

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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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11 Customer Review(s)

  • Brian

    “An excellent property well appointed in a great location.”

    - Brian, April 2022

The property

Secret Nook is a delightful wing dwelling to a beautiful Edwardian townhouse in the centre of Windermere.

This romantic retreat has been completed with luxurious features throughout, perfect for a couple looking to explore one of the most beautiful locations in England.

Upon entering the property, you are welcomed to the brightly decorated ground floor, boasting contemporary styling with a seamless blend of the character of the original dwelling.

Snuggle up during the evening within the cosy sitting room, where you can choose a book to unwind with after a busy day.

Following this is a well-equipped kitchen, which houses all the necessities you will require during your stay.

Completing the cottage is a charming double bedroom, housing modern styling and a delightful colour palette, allowing for a refreshing atmosphere.

Outside, you can enjoy a summer’s evening on the front patio area, complete with a BBQ and seating.

Furthermore, as the property is perfectly located, you are a mere stone’s throw away from a selection of local amenities.

With miles of the Lake District to explore, this cottage is a fantastic base for walker’s with such routes including Orrest Head, Rydal Water and Tarn Howes.

Alternatively, the larger town of Kendal can be found within eight miles, where you will find a good selections of shops, pubs and restaurants to enjoy, as well as a number of attractions including Kendal Castle, Sizergh Castle and Garden and the Museum of Lakeland Life and Industry.

Secret Nook is a tranquil base, ideal for a couple looking to explore the delightful area.

Note: This property is situated below Ref. 947633, together they sleep 8.


  • All lower-ground-floor
  • One double bedroom
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Living/dining room
  • Electric central heating
  • Electric oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Front patio with furniture and barbecue
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 0.2 miles
  • Note: Although all lower ground floor, there is a shallow step up from the hallway to the sitting room
  • Note: Check-in time 4pm
  • Note: No children or infants
  • Note: This property is not suitable for customers with mobility issues

About the location


Ambleside 5 miles; Kendal 8.7 miles.

The twin towns of Bowness and Windermere are both vibrant, fun-filled places set within the splendid scenery of the Lake District. Both towns provide a range of amenities, shops and restaurants to suit all tastes whilst Ambleside offers the additional attraction of a boat ride to Bowness, the Lakeside Aquarium and Beatrix Potter's 'Hill Top House' at Sawrey. Grizedale Forest Park is within easy driving distance and is home to a range of activities including many good walks, mountain biking and the 'Go Ape' adventure park. The region also boasts many National Trust properties as well as a variety of water sports for those who prefer a more adrenaline-fuelled trip. Children will enjoy a trip to the 'World of Beatrix Potter' in Bowness whilst the villages of Grasmere, Coniston Water, Kendal, Keswick and the Lakeland Mountains are all within easy reach.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas