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Priory Ghyll

Priory Ghyll, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria

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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £323.00

This wonderful, ground floor mid-terrace cottage, set on the shore of Lake Windermere, half a mile from the town, can sleep four people in two bedrooms.

Priory Ghyll is a delightful, mid-terrace, ground floor cottage, situated on the shores of Lake Windermere and just a short walk to the lovely town itself. The cottage can sleep four people in one double room, a twin room, and a shower room. There is a social open plan living area with a kitchen, a dining area and a sitting area, and outside, off road parking for two cars and an open terrace with seating overlooking the lake. If you are looking to explore the Lake District, relax, and simply escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life, Priory Ghyll is the cottage for you.


Fantastic Gem!
We stayed here as a family of 4. Children aged 11 and 8 years. The location is a little out of town. But the shops in Windermere are a short drive or 15 min walk away. And Bowness is roughly 30 mins walk. The facilities are ideal for what we needed. We did use the cooker! And we even completed the jigsaw (a really nice touch!). The property is located in a cute communal ground with two parking spaces. And a short walk down the drive will take you to the most idyllic private jetty out to Windermere! We skimmed stones, watched the boats and I even sat on the end and had a glass of wine :-) Beautiful! We saw a ?couple? of Pheasants! And even the deer! We used the property as a base to enjoy the local tourist attractions and travel further afield to the Ambleside Waterfalls and Keswick. We loved it!
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer

Liked the estate and the view from the dining room table. The general location and the closeness of the bus stop gave easy access to many areas.
Mr Holmes

In a beautiful position with a view of Lake Windermere, and it was extremely peaceful.
Mr Pryer

The cottage was lovely and had everything you needed. The views were amazing. It was such a lovely place, will be returning again.
Mrs Eves

We loved the beautiful view from our cottage and the quiet atmosphere, without being too far from town.
Mrs Finlayson



Parking Space
Linen provided
Towels provided


Double Beds

Bunk Beds


Electric heaters
Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi
Fuel and power included in rent
Bed linen and towels included in rent
Off road parking for 2 cars
Terrace with bench, plus access to shared lawned area
Sorry, no pets and no smoking
Shop 8 mins walk, pub 12 mins walk
Note: Access to lawned garden is via steep stairs
Note: Direct access to lake, children to be supervised

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Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Holehird Gardens - 1 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Brockhole Gardens - 1.3 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Townend - 1.7 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Wray Castle - 2.1 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Claife Viewing Station - 2.5 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Skelghyll Wood - 2.6 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Stagshaw Garden - 2.7 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Blackwell, the Arts and Crafts House - 2.9 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Hill Top - 3.1 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Ambleside Roman Fort - 3.2 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

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