Bowness Bay Lodge, is a well-presented, single-storey lodge tucked away in a quiet location on Fallbarrow Park, in Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria.
This contemporary lodge is just a short stroll from the on site clubhouse and facilities, and only a little further to the amenities of Bowness and Lake Windermere, making it an ideal base for families looking to make the most of Lake District.
Once inside, take over the superbly equipped shaker style fitted kitchen and rustle up a hearty meal to be enjoyed at the dining table. Two plush sofas and an electric fire invite you to settle down, whilst the wall-mounted Smart TV provides entertainment for the evening.
Step out to the decked area and congregate on the large corner sofa, sipping a glass of wine as you relax.
The master bedroom features a double bed and en-suite shower room, whilst the twin is served by a family bathroom.
The World of Beatrix Potter in Bowness is a must-see for lovers of the famed children's author, and National Trust gems like Wray Castle and Hill Top are just a short drive away on the opposite side of the Lake Windermere. Nature enthusiasts will be delighted by the nearby National Trust sites dotted around the area including the magnificent Wray Castle, where history comes alive amidst stunning architecture and picturesque surroundings. When it comes to wining and dining, Quayside Bowness offers a delightful waterfront experience, where visitors can indulge in delicious cuisine while enjoying scenic views of the lake or for those seeking a more traditional pub atmosphere, The Flying Pig Pub is a popular choice, serving up hearty meals and a wide selection of beverages.
Plan a day trip to Ambleside, where you can rent a rowing boat or hop on a cruiser around the lake and take in the scenery from a different perspective. There’s plenty of wonderful walking in the area; consider planning a hike to Claife Heights Summit, Biskey Howe Viewpoint or Orrest Head and be rewarded with stunning views.
However you choose to spend your holiday time, a break at Bowness Bay Lodge promises to be filled with adventure.
About the location
Windermere Train Station 1.5 miles: Ambleside 5 miles; Kendal 7 miles.
The vibrant twin towns of Bowness and Windermere hold enduring appeal for visitors to the Lake District National Park, with each providing a range of nearby attractions, amenities, cinema, shops and restaurants to suit all tastes. A variety of boat trips and boat hire are available from Windermere Lake Cruises in Bowness to Brockhole, Ambleside and Lakeside (at the southern end of the lake where the Lakeside Aquarium and the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway are situated). The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction and the Old Laundry Theatre are 1.5 miles away. Orrest Head, where Alfred Wainwright was inspired to write his series of iconic guidebooks, is a 30-minute walk to enjoy the spectacular panorama of far-reaching views over the lake and surrounding fells. Brockhole, which offers high wire tree top experiences, is three miles away, and the historic villages of Grasmere, Ambleside and Troutbeck are a short drive away. There is also a variety of watersports on offer for the more energetic at marine centres along the lake. The area is ideally situated for exploring all that this region has to offer, whether by foot, bike, car, railway or bus; and is within easy reach of attractions such as the spectacular Langdales, Beatrix Potter’s Hill Top House at Far Sawrey, Coniston, Grizedale Forest Park, with its delightful walks and famous outdoor sculptures, mountain biking and 'Go-Ape' adventure park, Ullswater, Kendal, Keswick, stone circles, Roman forts and England's highest mountain, Scafell Pike.
Bowness Bay is accessed by 5 steps. The lodge is then all on the same ground floor level.
A travel cot and highchair are not provided. Please bring your own bedding for the travel cot.
Sorry, no dogs are permitted at this property.
Fallbarrrow Park management lock the entrance gates at midnight. If you are arriving after midnight, please call the night warden.
Please note that the charging of electric vehicles is not permitted at this lodge.
The nearest charging point can be found at Booths Supermarket in Windermere.
There is a Good Housekeeping Bond of £250 for this property.
Park Rules and Operations – Fallbarrow
All holiday parks are owned and managed by a separate company to ourselves. Lake District Lodge Holidays has no association with the owners of these parks or responsibility for the provision of services they offer. At certain times of year, there maybe a reduction in those services, which is outside of our control.
Commercial vehicles, caravans, camper vans, Hen or Stag parties are not permitted onsite.
You will be staying on an operational holiday park, which means work may be undertaken from time to time by the park owners during your stay. Although Lake District Lodge Holidays will always try to inform guests in advance if something may impact on a stay and if we have prior knowledge. We cannot be held responsible or accept any liability for park operations of which are outside of our control and which we have no knowledge of.
Any issues relating to a stay at a privately owned lodge should be reported back through Lake District Lodge Holidays as the park are not responsible for managing the lodge or booking for private sublet guests during their stay.
Complimentary WiFi is provided by the park and subject to fair usage guidelines, Quality and reliability of connection will vary based on the number of people using it, prevailing weather conditions and therefore may be limited or slower than you are used to, WiFi is for personal use only and is not intended for high data usage, gaming and/or use for business purposes, This is only suitable for page browsing and sending emails, Bookings cannot be accepted if they are solely reliant on the provision of uninterrupted and unlimited Wi-Fi, We are not held responsible or liable for the WiFi on the park. If you encounter any issues with the WiFi, please contact Fallbarrow Park reception.