Longtail Loft - Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, England

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Soak up the rays with a cool drink on your balcony - one step to your bedroom Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 1
Sunny balcony
Scandi-style under cover bar and hot tub area for all weather enjoyment Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 2
Hot tub & bar area
Beautiful refurbishment of outdoor area - Scandi syle bar and hot tub under permanent cover with fab lighting Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 3
NEW! Scandi style outdoor Bar & Hot Tub area
Beautiful newly refurbished South facing balcony  Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 4
Sunny balcony
RElax & unwind after a leisurely walk by the lake Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 5
Beautiful new refurbishment of the Loft Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 6
Cosy comfort
Private entrance & off-road parking at Longtail Loft Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 7
A warm welcome at Longtail Loft
Total relaxation in peaceful surroundings after a busy day in the lakes Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 8
Relax in a modern comfortable apartment
Contemporary cabin with luxury en-suite shower room with underfloor heating Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 9
Contemporary detached hideaway
BBQ and al-fresco dining Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 10
BBQ area
Beautiful compact kitchen with heated marble floor  Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 11
Beautiful compact kitchen with heated marble floor
Gorgeous Scandi-style hot tub and bar under cover Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 12
Relax and unwind in private spa hot tub
State of the art shower room with power shower Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 13
State of the art shower room with power shower
Celebrate with real style Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 14
Soothing hot tub bubbles to help you realx Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 15
Bubbles everywhere.....
Comfortable outdoor area under cover with bar and hot tub Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 16
Under Cover hot tub
Lovely sunny balcony for afternoon drinks Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 17
Drinks on your balcony
Balcony overlooking quiet & peaceful private courtyard Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 18
Balcony overlooking quiet & peaceful private courtyard
Al-fresco dining and drinks after a relaxing hot tub Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 19
Bar for drinks & a BBQ
The ultimate evening relaxation with stunning outdoor lighting Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 20
Relax in style
Contemporary Scandi-style bar area under cover Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 21
Scandi-bar & dining !
Beautiful balcony with contemporary lighting Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 22
Winter wonderland at the Loft
Cruise boats operate all year round on the lake taking in some breathtaking scenery & amazing visitor attractions Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 23
Pleasure Cruise boat on Lake Windermere
Plenty of great bars, restaurants & pubs in bustling Bowness village Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 24
Bowness village just a stones throw from the Loft
Stunning scenery in every direction Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 25
Stunning winter scene
Plenty of boating & watersports for the more energetic Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 26
Row your own boat
Plenty of great places to wine & dine in this pretty village Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 27
Bowness village at night
Just a short walk from the Loft - beautiful marina with contemporary bar & restaurant. Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 28
The Boathouse bar/restaurant serving excellent food, local ales & fine wines.
Choose your own type of boating - something for everyone Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 29
Boating for everyone
An abundance of wildlife & awesome scenery on your doorstep Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 30
Swan Lake
Lake Windermer cruises - Stunning scenery & visitor attractins for everyone Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 31
All aboard for a cruise
Pavements cafes & bars abound in Bowness village Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 32
Pavement cafes & bars
Delighted guests who've loved this cosy retreat Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 33
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Great reviews from delighted guests Longtail Loft - thumbnail photo 34
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Key Cottage Information

£595 - £695 weekly price range
Sleeps  1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms 
1 bathroom(s)
short breaks
Short breaks offered (min. 2 days)
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Accessibility information: sorry this property has no disabled accessible features.
Number of units of accommodation: 1
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Retreat with Private Spa Hot Tub, near Bowness on Windermere

Lovely Lake District contemporary hideaway with outside area in sunny position, plenty of seating and a private spa hot tub under permanent cover for guests to relax, unwind and enjoy whatever the weather - adding a new dimension to the self-catering experience. The Loft is a warm and cosy detached cabin with everything you need for a luxury break.

Stunning lighting both inside and outside the Loft. Light, bright and airy detached cabin with solid wood flooring, modern ceiling & wall lighting, fab comfy double bed with memory foam & feather & down topper, comfy seating and occasional table, flat screen TV, blu-ray player. This room has patio doors leading on to a sunny balcony which has bistro table & chairs & overlooks a quiet private courtyard with a relaxed atmosphere. The compact kitchen has bright contemporary lighting and marble flooring with underfloor heating, butchers block, microwave with grill, kettle, toaster for guests to prepare breakfast & snacks. There's also a dishwasher & large fridge. Beautiful ultra-modern shower room with underfloor heating, amazing power shower, heated towel rail, illuminated mirror. This stunning hideaway offers a couple those rare commodities of peace & tranquillity - wonderful cosy retreat.      

This owner/agency has featured on countrycottagesonline.com since 2013

Property Facilities

Special Features:
  • Dry room/laundry room available on request. Under cover outdoor area for storage of walking gear/ boots etc. Bikers welcome - alternative secure parking for bikes also available
Entertainment Facilities:
  • TV
  • Video or DVD
  • Internet Access
Kitchen & Dining:
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Type of Cooker: Microwave with grill, kettle, toaster. Please note that there is no traditional cooker. Outdoor charcoal BBQ & seating area under cover
  • 1 Double Bed(s)
  • Bed Linen Provided
  • Power Shower
  • Towels Provided
  • Hairdryers (1)
  • Central Heating
Garden and Outdoors:
  • Enclosed Garden: This lovely cabin has a cosy private outdoor area with outdoor hot tub & seating under cover - not overlooked from any aspect. Sunny balcony area with bistro table & chairs & charcoal BBQ. - contemporary lighting in all outside areas.
  • Balcony
  • Patio
  • Parking
  • BBQ
Special Facilities:
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • In a very peaceful area surrounded by natural woodland & greenery. The Loft is a luxury rural eco cabin overlooking a quiet private courtyard.

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Longtail Loft  - Bowness-on-Windermere,

Longtail Loft is in a beautiful peaceful location about 10 minutes walk (about £4 by taxi) from the bustling village of Bowness and the stunning scenery of Lake Windermere. It's a great retreat to escape for a short break or holiday in wonderful surroundings where you will really feel you have escaped the pressures of everyday life. It's the ideal base for couples who want to explore the National Park with all it has to offer and return to a cosy apartment with state of the art spa hot tub.    


Be one of the first to enjoy this unique experience in the Lake District.

Feedback from our first guest read:  - "great pad with fab hot tub, will recommend to everyone".   

2 nights minimum stay from 180 for 2 adults with a 3rd night at 65 extra. Unbeatable value for money in gorgeous detached cabin in this area. 100 deposit payable by BACS secures a booking

Local Attractions

This is one of the Lake District's most popular areas and there is much to do close to the water. Enjoy a pleasure boat cruise across Lake Windermere to Lakeside where there is a steam railway and a car museum a short drive away. Take the boat north to Ambleside, another popular Lakeland tourist hot spot. Lots more to see including the Beatrix Potter attraction Bowness, Beatrix Potter house, boat hire, open top tour bus, and plenty of local villages to explore. Interesting local shops, farm shops with local produce, private marina (10 minutes walk) with restaurant and bars open to the general public.

Nearest Train Station or Airport: Windermere Railway station

Recommended Places to Visit: Take the open top tour bus, drive or walk, visit Ambleside and Wateredge, Lakeside with Aquarium and steam trains, Wray Castle, Low Wood Watersports Centre, Keswick steam boat, Staveley brewery, Distillery at Keswick. One of the most spectacular places to visit for scenery is Wrynose Pass & Hardknott.

Annual Events: The popularity of the Lake District ensures a range of events all year round including sheep dog trials, food fayres and Christmas events. May is a good month to visit Bowness-on-Windermere and the Lake District because the many rhododendron bushes are in full bloom, filling gardens with masses of colour.

Recommended Places to Eat Out: There are around 200 eateries within Bowness village & around Lake Winderemere. There is everything from an afternoon tea, pub lunch to gourmet meals. Eating out and discovering the best places to eat is one of the pleasures of the Lake District. Remember to try the famous local gingerbread in Ambleside & Carmel Valley Sticky Toffee Pudding.

Local Sports: Lake Windermere offers a great choice of water sports: sailing, motor boating, kayaking, rowing, wake-boarding, water ski-ing, fishing, Go Ape in Grizedale Forest, mountain biking & electric bikes for hire , walking, horse riding across countryside, 4 x 4


Bowness is a beautiful traditional illage on the shores of Lake Windermere in the heart of the Lake District World Heritage Centre. With a lovely church at its centre the village is busy & vibrant all year round with lots of quirky local shops & a host of great cafes, bars & restaurants to suit all tastes & budgets. Lake Windermere with stunning scenery offers visitor attractions all year round with pleasure boat cruises, watersports, sailing, canoeing & many other activities..... it really is a place with something for everyone

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