Old Belfield Apartment is a first floor apartment in a grade II listed building. Located in a quiet area of Bowness, high above Lake Windermere, the cottage has stunning views across the lake to the Langdale fells beyond, and the amazing sunsets can be admired from the garden. The apartment, sleeping 2, is spacious and conveniently located for the village yet far enough away to offer peace and tranquility.
Bowness on Windermere is one of the most popular villages in the Lake District and has facilities and attractions for all to enjoy at any time of year. Numerous and varied shops, along cobbled streets are intermingled with bars, cafes and restaurants where you can refuel before enjoying one of the many walks the lakes is famous for. Windermere is the largest of the lakes and has a wide range of attractions for all including Aquarium of the Lakes, Haverthwaite Railway, Brockhole Visitor Centre and Lakeland Motor Museum to name but a few which can be accessed by car or by taking a relaxing cruise on the lake and jumping off to explore the many villages on the shores of the lake.
Old Belfield Apartment has been in the owners family for 3 generations with the original building dating back to 1794. Hidden away in an elevated position above the village of Bowness this first floor apartment has stunning views to Lake Windermere and the fells beyond and is the perfect retreat for those seeking peace and tranquillity. The lounge is the only room to be found in the old building and has retained its original sash windows and is sympathetically furnished adding to its character. The mature garden with protected trees pre dating the house is perfect for enjoying a picnic or glass of wine whilst watching the boats or the sun setting over the lake.
The apartment has gas central heating and comprises:
* Dining/lounge with TV, DVD player and views over the garden to the lake and fells beyond.
* Compact kitchen with electric hob, combination microwave oven and fridge.
* Double bedroom with magnificent wooden bed and large window to take in the view.
* Bathroom with shower over bath, his and hers vanity units and WC.
* All gas, electric, bed linen and Wi-Fi included.
* Cot and highchair available.
* Private parking.
* Shared use of the gardens with view to Lake Windermere and fells beyond with garden furniture, chimenea and use of the woodland grounds.
* Complimentary use of leisure facilities at the nearby Windermere Manor Hotel.
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Left on 04/23/2014 for a stay in April 2014 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Apr 23, 2014Stayed Apr 2014
The accomodation was very nice. The Owner was very welcoming and informative. Nice view from the lounge of the Lake. Easy to walk up and down to Bowness on Windermere. The bed was very comfortable and the whole accomodation was immaculate. I would thoroughly recommend staying here. Thanks very much for a very relaxing stay.
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“Warm welcome, clean comfortable accommodation and lovely setting”
Left on 04/05/2014 for a stay in March 2014 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Apr 5, 2014Stayed Mar 2014
We were given a very hospitable reception on our arrival and had all the necessities for a pot of tea or coffee and even a slurp of sherry if we took the fancy. The stay was just what we needed and the views flawless, 15 minutes walk from Bowness where we enjoyed some nice evenings and a gentle saunter back under the star filled skies. If you are a budding chef you may find the small kitchen a bit limited, but that would be the only criticism of an otherwise clean, homely apartment, with lots of room to stretch out, relax and wind down.
Left on 07/04/2013 for a stay in June 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Jul 4, 2013Stayed Jun 2013
The owner was very nice & helpfull. The cottage overlooks the lake, with great views from the garden. The accommodation is the top floor, and is tastefully furnished with antique furniture. The bedroom was spacious, and had a comfortable bed. The sitting area was plenty big enough for two, and it had a small kitchen area which was handy for cooking the odd meal. A very quiet location, set in large gardens, and about 15 minutes walk from the town centre. We would definitely stay here again.
Left on 06/17/2013 for a stay in May 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Jun 17, 2013Stayed May 2013
The owners of the property were extremely accommodating and friendly! The property was idyllic and a lovely place to spend with my new husband and baby of 5 months! It was situated so close to the town center and would of made a lovely walk if we didn't have a pram (as there is no pathways!)There is everything you need in the property and it is very homely with amazing views of the lake! We definitely did not want to come home!!
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