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    A mid-terrace traditional Lakeland slate cottage with a contemporary twist inside.

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      3 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 6 people

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      1 pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • DVD player
      DVD player
    • Dishwasher
    • Main fuel or power incl.
      Main fuel or power incl.
    • Enclosed garden / patio
      Enclosed garden / patio
    • Garden / patio
      Garden / patio
    • Highchair
    • Pub within 1 mile
      Pub within 1 mile
    • Television
    • Woodburning stove
      Woodburning stove
    • WiFi
    • Bed linen & towels included
      Bed linen & towels included
    • Washing machine
      Washing machine
    • Ground floor wet room
      Ground floor wet room
    Safer Stays

    We have encouraged all of our owners to adapt their cleaning routine. The provider of this accommodation has confirmed they are following the Safer Stays principles, which include:

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    • Extra time for property to air
    • Safe key collection and key drop
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    • Social distancing guidance
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    Customer reviews by Reevoo
    Hoseasons "A mid-terrace traditional Lakeland slate cottage with a contemporary twist inside.\n\n\nGround Floor \n\nThe property has gas central heating and comprises\n\nOpen plan living space\n With traditional Lakeland slate floor.\n\nLounge area \nWith wood burner 49 Smart Freeview TV DVD player Blu-ray and Bluetooth music system.\n\nDining area.\n\n\nKitchen area \nWith electric oven gas hob microwave fridge and dishwasher.\n\nUtility area\n With freezer washing machine and tumble dryer.\n\nWet room\n With underfloor heating walk-in shower WC and heated towel rail.\n\n \nFirst Floor \n\n\nBedroom 1\n With king size bed.\n\nBedroom 2\n With twin beds.\n\nBathroom\n With underfloor heating shower over bath WC and heated towel rail.\nSteep stairs to...\n\n \nSecond Floor \n\n\nBedroom 3\n Beamed with king size bed Velux window and fell views. \n\n \n\n \n\nAll gas electric bed linen towels and Wi-Fi included. Fuel for wood burner available locally. Travel cot and highchair available.\n\n Enclosed rear courtyard with garden furniture. Bike store. On street residents parking permit for 1 car on a first come first served basis. A further parking permit allows free use of local SLDC car parks. Closest being King Street. No smoking.\n\n Bowfell is a delightful two-storey Lakeland stone cottage situated in the heart of the vibrant town of Ambleside. A stylish and thoughtful renovation which provides attractive light and airy open-plan living with comfortable and contemporary accommodation. Much of the original character of the cottage has been retained including local slate flooring a beautiful traditional slate mantle over a centre-piece wood burner in the lounge and exposed beams in the top bedroom from where lovely views of Wansfell can be seen across the roof tops.\n\n\nBowfell is stylishly finished and well-equipped with great attention to detail. The comfortable leather sofas allow for relaxing by the fire after a day’s walking on the fells. Then the soft beds beckon with high quality linens to sink into for a good night’s sleep. The well-equipped kitchendining area which opens out to the lounge is where cooking and socialising become natural companions.\n\n\nOn a quiet back street within a minute’s stroll of central Ambleside you have easy access to shops bustling pubs cafes and a great variety of restaurants as well as a local cinema. There is plenty to do in the area from cruising down Lake Windermere on one of the famous Windermere Lake Steamers to hiking climbing mountain biking kayaking or ghyll scrambling all within easy reach of your doorstep. No matter how you pass your days the backdrop will always be the stunning fells of the Lake District National Park. Bowfell is ideally located for couples families or friends looking to explore the multitude of activities the Lake District has to offer all year round.\n\n\n\nBowfell can be booked together with Graystones Cottage CC123253 which is situated on the same street to accommodate up to 12 guests.\n " https://img.chooseacottage.co.uk/Property/125/840/1253247.jpg UK1002

    Bowfell reviews collected by Reevoo

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    out of 10

    Very clean, well presented and equipped property in the heart of Ambleside village. It was everything we hoped hoped for. Nice quite location, yet only 50 yard walk to the village shops. The beds were extremely comfortable and being a quite side street we were able to really relax. 3 good size beds rooms and 2 bathrooms, all to a very high standard. The only minor problem is common to all Lake District towns and that's parking. Fortunately the cottage came with 2 parking passes so once we managed to find a parking space we could leave the cars all day in the same space. We would definitely return here without a hesitation.



    out of 10

    Lovely cottage in excellent location. Good quality crockery and plenty of kitchen appliances, cleaning equipment etc. Lots of nice touches - games, books and walking guides. .Only one minor grumble - an additional hand towel in each of the bathrooms would have been appreciated. Love the wood burning stove - but bring plenty in winter - it’s a gobbler!



    out of 10

    Another excellent stay at Bowfell for Christmas. Great location and everything we needed. Would have been useful to know in advance that the cottage was decorated for Christmas as we took up lots of decorations with us as the description didn’t say.



    out of 10

    A great cottage, with everything you need provided.. all in walking distance of the local shops and restaurants and pubs.. and also you don’t even need your car to access many of the great walks in the area. Very impressive.



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