Oakmere is a characterful cottage located in the centre of Windermere. Sleeping 5 it is ideal for families or groups of friends who are looking for a central base in the Lake District from which to explore, yet with all modern day amenities Windermere has to offer on the doorstep.
Located in the heart of Windermere village, Oakmere is perfectly placed to enjoy the lively atmosphere of the individual local shops, classy cafes and international restaurants. A short climb up Orrest Head, the first Lakeland summit to be visited by Alfred Wainwright, offers stunning views taking in the length of Lake Windermere and surrounding fells. Popular walks over School Knott and The Dales Way are also accessible from the doorstep. Lake Windermere is only a mile away, here you can enjoy lakeshore picnics at Miller Ground, spend the day aboard a steamer or take a ferry trip across to Sawrey and visit Hillside the former home of Beatrix Potter.
Oakmere is a traditional Lakeland stone, mid terrace, three story cottage which provides a welcoming, modern holiday home feel with carefully chosen furniture and characterful wooden floors. The lower ground floor dining room leads out on to an enclosed paved patio area which is ideal for sitting and enjoy a well earned glass of wine after a long day on the fells.
The cottage is gas centrally heated and comprises:
* Lower ground floor: Dining room
* Kitchen with gas cooker and hob, microwave, washer/dryer, dishwasher and fridge/freezer.
* Ground Floor: lounge with Freeview TV, DVD player and CD player.
* Bathroom with shower over bath, hand basin and WC.
* Single bedroom.
* First Floor: Double bedroom.
* Twin bedroom
* All gas, electric and bed linen included.
* Cot and highchair available.
* Wi-Fi available.
* Private parking for one car and parking permit for additional car.
* Enclosed patio area with garden furniture and BBQ.
PLEASE NOTE: This property may not be suitable for people with mobility problems due to steep stairs and steps into the property.
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Additional amenities include: october half term availability, dog friendly, open fire or wb stove no, garden or outdoor area, no. bathrooms: 1, pets yes, lakes cottage holidays 3*, parking facilities: private parking (private parking for 2 cars), seasonal promotionals, may half term availability, christmas and new year availability, bathrooms 1: 1, easter availability, february half term availability, no. bedrooms: 3, washer/dryer, total number of beds for single sex groups ie double, twin, single, bunk: 3, bedrooms 3: 1, summer school holidays, pets yes: 1 dog, windermere, double beds: 1, pub within walking distance, twin bedrooms: 1, star grading: 3*, sleeps 5, changeover friday, price d from £350 pw....Read more
Left on 01/09/2014 for a stay in December 2014 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Jan 9, 2014Stayed Dec 2014
Hi not happy at all house is in need of a big overhaul it's need some tender loving care. Ceilings been leaking, very cold as if the heating had not been on for a long time. Washing machine dryer didn't work , no lights bulbs in some if the lights and ones that were there were dull. Decoration very grubby , all cups chipped. In living room not enough comfortable seating it a house for 5 people and 5 people can not comfortably sit in this room and smaller chairs really uncomfortable. Toilet door bolt kept cutting our hands.
We just didn't enjoy our stay here went home early, great location but just not a nice house to stay we stay a lot in the lakes and this was a great disappointment to us.
We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay in this property. We do request that guests contact the office on arrival or as soon as possible if they have any issues with their selected property. Unfortunately we do not have any record of receiving any communication from you regarding the problems you found at the property. Our company prides itself on its customer service and had we been made aware we would have acted immediately to ensure that your stay was made as comfortable and as enjoyable as possible.
We are looking into the issues you have raised and these will also be discussed with the owner and caretaker of the property.
We hope that this did not detract from your enjoyment of the Lake District and we hope that we can welcome you back in the future.
Lakes Cottage Holidays
Tel 017687 74060
Minimum stay and check-in day vary by time of the year.
All prices include all taxes, gas, electric and bed linen. Please check property description to see if towels, logs, coal and cots are included free of charge or at a supplement. If a pet friendly property, the charge is £20 per pet per week/part week. Please telephone or email us for short break availability and prices.
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