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Log Cabin On Shores Of Lake Windermere Surrounded By Breathtaking Scenery

Overview

Property

Updated: 27-Nov-2016
Log Cabin on shores of Lake Windermere, Lake District, Cumbria, England - Peaceful Woodland Location Close To Windermere, Bowness, Ambleside And All Major Attractions

'Windermere Lodge' is a contemporary, pet friendly, detached Scandinavian style 3 bed/2 bath log cabin on the shores of Lake Windermere within the exclusive gated White Cross Bay and Marina complex, one of the most idyllic, scenic locations in the heart of the Lake District National Park. It can comfortably sleep 6 and is the perfect getaway for families or group of friends. Exclusive to our own private guests we offer free membership to a new luxury health club and spa just 5 minutes from the Park.

The spacious open plan living area with vaulted ceiling offers light and airy contemporary accommodation. There's a modern well equipped kitchen, dining area, comfortable lounge with leather sofas that opens onto the wrap round deck.

Located in a quiet part of the Park but within a short stroll of the on-site facilities including indoor heated pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and gym this beautiful lodge is only a 5 minute walk to the Lake Windermere. With stunning views across the lake to the distant Langdale Pikes this is the perfect spot for a morning stroll with the dog, a family picnic or just to sit and watch the sun go down. There are plenty of on-site facilities for the whole family in addition to the pool, sauna and gym there is a children's outdoor play centre and multi-use games court.

Within the main clubhouse complex and only 3 minutes walk from the lodge you can find a restaurant and bar with live entertainment in the summer months as well as convenience store and laundry.

This stylish log cabin has 3 bedrooms, master bedroom with large en suite, walk in shower and king size bed, two twin rooms plus further family bathroom with full size bath and shower. One of the twin rooms can be made into a double on request. The lodge is centrally heated, double glazed and offers warm, cosy accommodation all year round. Located just a short drive to Ambleside, Windermere, Bowness boasting cosy pubs, shops and excellent restaurants. Sailing and water sports enthusiasts can enjoy the superb marina and boat launching facilities on Lake Windermere. Great walks and cycling ( road and mountain biking ) on the doorstep. Free wifi, parking for 2 cars, pets welcome at £10 each ( max 2 ) Short breaks are welcome most of the year, please contact us for up to date availability and prices ( short breaks run Mon -Fri and Fri-Mon with a minimum 3 night stay.)

Free Health Club Membership for all our guests.

We have arranged passes for all our guests at a brand new luxury health club only 5 minutes from the lodge, just down the road at Troutbeck near Windermere. Guests ( including children ) can enjoy unlimited free use of the indoor heated pool, gym, sauna, steam room and studio classes, spinning etc. The gym, the largest and best equipped in the Lakes, features the latest cardio equipment available today including personal TV screens. There is also coffee lounge area where guests can relax afterwards.

For families or larger groups who like to holiday together our 2 bed lodge next door offers combined accommodation for a total of 10 ( see property ref E5450 for photos/details )

Windermere Lodge with its outstanding central location and fantastic facilities is the perfect base for couples or families to explore the beautiful Lake District.

More Details
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

I recently moved back to Cumbria after spending 8 years in the South of France where I set up and ran a property business. Before moving to France I was owner of a graphic design studio and worked for many national and international clients. Ex-rugby player and keen on all sports including skiing, mountain biking, rowing, walking I love the great outdoors so am lucky to have rental properties in both the south of France and the Lake District. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do!

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Speaks English, French

Guestbook comments from the owner

Wonderful 5 days break! Pine lodge beautifully done out & made our stay very comfortable & relaxing. All in all a wonderful stay – Thank you!!" - Owens



"Lovely 4 days break in a nice peaceful setting, fantastic accommodation which had everything we needed and more. Thank you!" - Nicklins



"We had a really brilliant stay at Windermere Lodge. The lodge was more than we could have ever expected and made the perfect home from home. More than anything the kids loved the indoor pool and tennis court. The location was great and the 4 inches of snow on Easter Sunday was just the icing on the cake! '' We''ll be back! Lawsons



"Pine lodge & location amazing! fantastic week exploring the Lake District including walks, boat trips & nearby villages. Would highly recommend Windermers Lodge & location – Thank you" - Smiths



"Had a fantastic time, lovely accommodation, perfect for celebrating a birthday & engagement!" – Wilkes
Dec 2012
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5 Reviews

5
based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

5

Perfect accommodation for a family lajed trip

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful. Perfect accommodation and location, I took my wife, two daughters and our dog and were so impressed we extended our stay. In just booking our next stays now, thank you Tony, wonderful, Adam

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nottinghamshire
5

Home from Home

  • 5 of 5

We were delighted with our lodge it was so warm and comfortable. We were amazed at the size of the lodge as we had expected it to be similar in size to a caravan!!! Far from it, it was beautifully decorated and furnished and was so central to many places we didn't need to get the car out for several days. The amenities on site were also great and we made sure to go for a swim every day and also usedd the restaurant at the week-end.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 19, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review following your recent stay at Windermere Lodge we do appreciate feedback from our guests. Delighted to know you found the lodge so warm and comfortable and bigger than expected ! All our four lodges are double glazed and centrally heated - you just never know what to expect with the weather in Cumbria ! We chose the lodge for its great location being close to all the best places to visit in the Lake District, many within walking distance as you discovered. Glad to hear you took full advantage of the many superb on site facilities including a few lengths in the pool everyday !
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Rossendale
5

Fabulous Lodge on excellent site

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from a long weekend- the lodge is beautiful - exactly as it appears onthe wwebsite. The location is perfect and on site facilities were great - would definitely recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: May 8, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Alison, Thanks so much for your favourable comments about your recent stay at Windermere Lodge. Pleased you liked the location too on the shores of beautiful Lake Windermere. Hope to welcome you back soon ! Tony Mole
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yorkshire
5

fab lodge

  • 5 of 5

A fab 3 bed lodge. Good size, well equipped and very comfy beds. In a decent position and the park is very well looked after with good facilities. Would definitely return.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 7, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to write a review for Windermere Lodge. Very pleased to know you and your family enjoyed the lodge and the excellent facilities at White Cross Bay.We're all working hard to ensure guests get the most out of their holiday in the Lakes so receiving positive feedback is very encouraging. Look forward to welcoming you back soon ! Tony Mole ( owner )
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Shoreham-by-Sea
5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great base from which to see some of the many lovely sights of the Lake District. But more than that, it's a lovely home, very comfortable, and has nice facilities on site - swimming pool, gym, restaurant and bar. We had a minor issue during our stay and the owner couldn't have been more helpful in sorting it out. Then again he is a rugby man - enough said! Great walks and boat trips. The best places to eat were the Sun Hotel, a short walk down the road, and the restaurant on-site was also very good, and child friendly.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We really value our guests' feedback so it was very pleasing to know Andy and his family had such a great time in Windermere Lodge. There are so many things to do and see in the immediate area and all the children love the indoor heated pool.
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Location

From the Owner

Windermere Lodge is ideally located in one of the most beautiful parts of the Lake District, it's close to the Lake ( 5 minute walk ) Ambleside, Windermere, great walks, pubs and restaurants and only a 5 minute to the Clubhouse complex with indoor heated pool, gym, sauna, bar and restaurant.

Activity and Interests

Car: recommended

Travel:

Easy access via M6 motorway, railway station in Windermere (2 miles) A car is recommended to appreciate all that the beautiful Lake District has to offer.

Distances:

Windermere and Bowness 2 miles, Ambleside 2 miles, close to all major attractions Beatrix Potter, Dove Cottage, many top class restaurants and pubs nearby.

Further Details:

Supermarkets, bank, petrol, local shops, pubs and restaurants at nearby Windermere, Bowness and Ambleside. Facilities for water sports enthusiasts including boat launching are on-site, walks and mountain biking for all abilities on the doorstep.

We own another lodge (Brathay Lodge) a few yards away - perfect for larger groups or families! Discounts apply for renting both together.

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Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter
7 Nov 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
From
£90
From
£100
Fri,Sat,Sun
£495
 
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2016 - 29 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£435
for 3 nights
From
£145
From
£160
Fri,Sat,Sun
£945
 
 
New Year
30 Dec 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
£600
for 4 nights
From
£150
From
£150
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Early season
1 Mar 2017 - 30 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£95
From
£115
Fri,Sat,Sun
£579
 
 
Easter
31 Mar 2017 - 20 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£120
From
£160
Fri,Sat,Sun
£779
 
 
April
21 Apr 2017 - 27 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£330
for 3 nights
From
£110
From
£145
Fri,Sat,Sun
£779
 
 
Bank Holiday
28 Apr 2017 - 4 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£120
From
£160
Fri,Sat,Sun
£779
 
 
May
5 May 2017 - 25 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£330
for 3 nights
From
£110
From
£140
Fri,Sat,Sun
£779
 
 
May Bank Holiday
26 May 2017 - 1 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£120
From
£160
Fri,Sat,Sun
£879
 
 
Early summer
2 Jun 2017 - 2 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£120
From
£160
Fri,Sat,Sun
£879
 
 
Summer
3 Jul 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£420
for 3 nights
From
£140
From
£190
Fri,Sat,Sun
£945
 
 
Early Autumn
4 Sep 2017 - 1 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£330
for 3 nights
From
£110
From
£140
Fri,Sat,Sun
£779
 
 
Autumn
2 Oct 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£330
for 3 nights
From
£110
From
£130
Fri,Sat,Sun
£729
 
 
October half term
20 Oct 2017 - 5 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£120
From
£160
Fri,Sat,Sun
£779
 
 
Winter
6 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£255
for 3 nights
From
£85
From
£95
Fri,Sat,Sun
£479
 
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2017 - 28 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
From
£150
From
£160
Fri,Sat,Sun
£945
 
 
New Year
29 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£600
for 4 nights
From
£150
From
£150
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
End of season
3 Jan 2018 - 14 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
From
£75
From
£95
Fri,Sat,Sun
£479
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£297
for 3 nights
From
£99
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
£50.00 deposit required at the time of booking, balance due 4 weeks before arrival. (Cheque or bank transfer). Short breaks with minimum 3 night stay Mon-Fri and Fri- Mon, as prices vary throughout the year and from to time we offer last minute discounts please contact us for current prices and availability rather than request a quote via the website which may calculate an incorrect price.


Changeover Day:
Changeover day Friday for 7 night bookings with some flexibility please contact us.

Notes on prices:
Prices shown are for full weeks, short breaks are available Mon-Fri and Fri- Mon all year round. minimum stay normally 3 nights please contact us for prices and availability.

All we require is a £50 deposit with the balance 4 weeks before arrival. We can accept payment by bank transfer or cheque.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Updated: 27-Nov-2016
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Facilities

From the Owner

Our guests enjoy free unlimited use of a brand new health club just 5 minutes from the lodge, facilities include large gym, indoor pool, sauna, steam room and hot tub.

Property Type

  • cabin

General

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...

Location Type

  • mountain
  • resort
  • rural

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with shower, wc. Family bathroom with bath/shower over, wc.

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with brand new kingsize bed, fitted wardrobes, drawers, en-suite with shower and wc. Bedrooms 2 and 3 each with twin beds, fitted wardrobes, drawers.One of the twin rooms can be made into double on request.

Outside

  • Garden
  • Veranda ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Outside: Large sunny deck with outdoor furniture, garden areas and private parking for 2 cars. Free use of indoor heated pool, gym, sauna, children's play area, multi use games area (tennis, football, basketball) Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and bed linen are included, property cleaned and linen changed weekly.

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