Set above the popular village of Ambleside and close to the spectacular 70-foot Stock Ghyll Force waterfalls, Willow Retreat is an ideal getaway for couples. With plenty to do in the area, from walking on the fells right from the door to nearby sailing, paintballing, mountain biking, climbing and range of places with famous literary connections to explore, you’ll never be bored. A pleasant stroll down the River Rothay and past the famous Bridge House leads you into Ambleside where you will find a whole host of quality independent shops, galleries, good pubs serving award-winning local ales, restaurants and cafés to suit all tastes. When you want a bit of relaxation time, Willow Retreat is a cosy, quiet and comfortable base. Finished to a very good standard, the ground floor apartment has open plan living with a cosy sitting area, dining area and well-equipped kitchen so you can chat through your plans for your holiday while one of you cooks and the other sets up the night’s DVD watching. When you can’t resist the call of sleep any more, after a day packed with activities, you can enjoy the large, stylish bedroom with sumptuous bedding adorning the kingsize bed where you’ll dream of the next day’s fun!Shop, pub and restaurant ½ mile.
This property can be booked together with Oaks Retreat (CC123237) to accommodate up to four guests.Set close to the tumbling waterfalls at Stockghyll, these two ’retreats’ enjoy an enviable position above the vibrant village of Ambleside, close enough to enjoy a wealth of attractions and facilities when needed but far enough away to soak up the peace and quiet of this former woodland area and enjoy some well deserved time together. Ambleside has an eclectic mix of shops, bars and restaurants to suit every palate and sufficient activities to suit all ages and abilities. Close to the foot of Kirkstone Pass, they offer almost instant access to the Lakeland fells and the adjcent owners have supplied a range of walking books and guides to help you plan your route. The properties can be booked together to accommodate up to four guests.
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The property is all on the ground floor
Open plan living space.
Living Room: With Smart Freesat TV, DVD player and iPod dock.
Kitchen area: With gas cooker, microwave, fridge and freezer.
Bedroom 1: With king size bed, Freeview TV and DVD player.
Shower room: With shower, toilet, heated towel rail and washer/dryer.
Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Wi-Fi. Welcome pack.
Sitting-out area and garden furniture. Private parking for 1 car. No smoking
Nearest railway station
Railway station distance