Ullswater View, Watermillock
Ullswater and surrounding Area
SLEEPS : 4
BEDROOMS : 2
BATHROOMS : 2
Watermillock is a hamlet nestled on the western shores of Lake Ullswater popular with walkers and water sports enthusiasts alike. There are a number of marinas along the lake where you can hire a boat, try windsurfing, canoeing and kayaking or explore the fells on foot, the rewarding views across the fell tops to the glistening lake below are breathtaking. Walkers can also admire the lake from the Ullswater Way, a circular route around the lake, if the 20 miles walk is a bit too much, jump aboard the Ullswater Steamers with several pick up points along the lake and complete the journey on a relaxing cruise back. A visit to Ullswater is not complete until you have visited the stunning, tumbling waterfall, Aira Force, surrounded by woodland, picnic areas and a cafe, cool down on a summers day in the pools at the top of the falls. North of Watermillock is Pooley Bridge with a number of shops, pubs and restaurants, you will also pass Another Place on route perfect for a fine dining experience. Follow the lake south, passing through the picturesque villages with shops and pubs to Kirkstone Pass a scenic route over the mountain tops to Windermere and Ambleside for a day exploring the South Lakes or take the A66, minutes away, to the popular market town of Keswick, just a 20 minute drive.
Ullswater is known as the most romantic lake, and sitting on the patio gazing out to the sparkling lake below with the majestic mountains towering above it is easy to see why. The spacious ground floor cottage has it all! A fabulous location only moments from Lake Ullswater, a popular pub within a few minutes walk with its own microbrewery and serving delicious meals, a garden with a view across the countryside to the lake and fells beyond and a warming wood burning stove for relaxing in front of on chilly evenings. Ullswater View is the ground floor of Lake View, which is rented out to smaller groups out of season, you will not be able to access the upstairs bedrooms, but don't let that fool you, the cottage is still spacious for a family of 4 or 2 couples holidaying together.
Ullswater View has LPG central heating and comprises: An open plan living/dining/kitchen is entered through a sheltered porch, the glazed dining area, which opens up onto the patio where al fresco dining, with a view to the lake and down the valley, can be enjoyed on sunny days, or sit around the dining table where the view is just as mesmerising, comfy sofas surround the wood burning stove and TV, relax whilst dinner is cooking in the well equipped kitchen with everything needed to rustle up a delicious home cooked meal including a seated breakfast bar around the large island, electric double oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, Nespresso Vertou coffee machine (bring your own pods), wine cooler, dishwasher and electric boiling water tap. The sitting room has views to the lake and fells beyond, comfortable sofas are set around the TV and the inset LED electric fire. The double bedroom has a comfy king size bed and en-suite shower room with hand basin and WC. Twin bedroom (can convert to a king size bed, please request at the time of booking). The slate tiled bathroom has a shower over the bath, hand basin and WC. There is a washer/dryer housed in a cupboard in the rear lobby.
All gas, electric, logs, bed linen and towels are provided. There is a cot and highchair available. Private parking for up to 3 cars. Lawned garden with terrace and garden furniture or al fresco dining with a view.
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