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The Floss Cottage

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Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Windermere, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Cottage in Brook Road, Nr. Windermere, Lake District, Cumbria, England - Quiet, Relaxing And Peaceful Location, 15 Minutes Walk From Lake Windermere. Less than 10 minutes walk from the village of Windermere which has a wide variety of places to eat and drink, along with a variety of independent retailers.

The cottage offers quality, warmth and luxury accommodation for 2 people. Upon entering the property via solid slate steps to the beautiful bespoke solid oak door you are welcomed to an open plan lounge which is naturally lit by the large bay window. A beautifully lit staircase leads you up to the balcony bedroom via the thick luxury pile carpet. Downstairs takes you to a solid oak kitchen with all the facilities you’d expect and an amazing bathroom with under floor heating and bespoke walnut furniture where you set the temperature for...
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Listing #HL6903268
About the Owner
Michael E
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Ron and Val are usually available upon arrival to hand over the keys. Or if you prefer it can be obtained from a key safe on the left hand side of the property door.
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

We have been to the Lake District several times so we knew we would love the area. We can now say that we love Floss Cottage, too. Perfectly situated a short walk from Windermere and Bowness, it was the perfect base for our daily adventures....More

Thank Daviace
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The Floss is warm, comfortable, very clean and had everything we needed. (Apart from it could do with a few hooks for coats and in bathroom for towels etc.) Lovely setting in Ron and Val's beautiful garden. They were helpful and friendly. Lovely welcome with...More

Thank Lin S
Michael E, VR Owner at The Floss Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you for your review. My parents (Ron and Val) spend a huge amount of time in the garden and work hard to keep it beautiful. There is nothing like sitting out and enjoying a glass of wine on those warm and sunny days! Shame...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Loved The Floss. Immaculately clean with modern fixtures and fittings. We had bad weather but it was great to come back every day to a warm and cosy place. The gift of cupcakes on arriving was an added personal touch. The only downside was that...More

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Michael E, VR Owner at The Floss Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay. Sorry we couldn't guarantee the weather but the Lakes are still beautiful even in the wet! We do have plans to put WiFi into the cottage in the future.

Amenities
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Unknown type bathrooms (1)
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Unknown type
Bedrooms
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
AU$221
GBP 125
AU$521
GBP 295
AU$768
GBP 435
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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Directions and info the Floss

The Floss cottage is in the grounds of the main house (Underbirk).


Some directions:

The main house is called Underbirk, with the Floss being situated behind it. The house can easily be identified on Brook Road (approaching from the main road between the village of Windermere and Bowness). The house is on the left hand side where there is usually ample on street parking. The house can be identified by a dark brown double gate, huge oak tree in the front garden, gravel path lined with loads of flowers, the name of the house is cut into a rock to the right of the gate.

From the motorway: Jn 36 from the M6 (signed Kendal and Barrow) take this exit and it takes about 15 mins to Windermere on the A591. Turn left into Windermere with the Windermere Hotel on the...
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