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    Just minutes from shores of Lake Windermere, this ground floor apartment ideal for year round vacations and for touring the area.

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    • Asset 46

      1 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 4 people

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      Yes 1 pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • DVD player
      DVD player
    • Dishwasher
    • Ground floor facilities
      Ground floor facilities
    • Fuel and power included
      Fuel and power included
    • Pub within 1 mile
      Pub within 1 mile
    • Television
    • Short breaks all year
      Short breaks all year
    • Cot available
      Cot available
    • Bed linen & towels included
      Bed linen & towels included
    • Open plan
      Open plan
    • Car parking - on site
      Car parking - on site
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    Customer reviews by Reevoo
    Hoseasons "Just minutes from shores of Lake Windermere this ground floor apartment ideal for year round vacations and for touring the area.All on the \nground floor\n\n\nOpen plan living space \nWith tiled floor.\n\nLiving area \nWith Freeview TV DVD player with a selection of DVDs and double sofa bed.\n\nDining area.\n\n\nKitchen area \nWith electric cooker microwave fridgefreezer and dishwasher.\n\nBedroom\n With double bed.\n\nBathroom \nWith shower over bath and toilet.\nSitting-out area with bench. Private parking for 1 car. Please note There is one step to the sitting-out area.\nBoth properties Gas central heating electricity bed linen and towels included. Travel cot. No smoking.This two-storey town house comprises two separate apartments Belle View ref 16645 occupies the upper part of the building including the balcony and Bownessy’s Retreat ref 26989 is all on the ground floor. Both are conveniently located just a two-minute walk from the heart of the bustling Lakeland town of Bowness and a short stroll from the lakeshore. The holiday apartments have been well-furnished and are very well maintained. The properties are an ideal all year round holiday retreat with everything on your doorstep only 5 minutes away from Bowness Bay on the shores of Lake Windermere a handy central base for touring the lakes and fells. Shop pub and restaurant 200 yards.\n" https://img.chooseacottage.co.uk/Property/536/840/536803.jpg 26989

    Bownessy’s Retreat reviews collected by Reevoo

    6.3 out of 10 – based on 9 reviews

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    out of 10

    Beautiful location and the flat was in a good location to be able to walk into town for the activities there. Decor was ok . Would book this again if staying in the region.



    out of 10

    Far too expensive for what we got Needs a refurbishment Lots of noise with water pipes and fridge



    out of 10

    Lovely little flat just 5 minutes walk from Bowness centre. Ideal base for exploring.



    out of 10

    The only thing that lets it down is the lack of internet. We would happily stay here a week but no internet means we keep this for short breaks. That said, we absolutely love it and will be back again.



    out of 10

    Great location but we were disappointed with the lack of response from the owners when we tried to contact them about a problem. The bathroom is a hazard and wasn’t very clean plus the microwave must be replaced - it was both dirty and old. The heating was very good but there is no wifi access and a poor television signal. Overall, disappointing and too expensive.



    out of 10

    Enjoyable but noise from upstairs flat and door slamming to the outside wasn't good the bed settee wants a good clean under the cushions



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