Tarn View

Up to 6 guests

From £115 per night


Tarn View is a cosy three-bed family retreat in Winster, on the outskirts of Bowness-on-Windermere. With comfortable bedrooms, open plan living, and convenient amenities, including a smart TV and log burner, it’s the perfect base for exploring the picturesque Lake District.

The Space

Tarn View is a delightful three-bedroom family retreat nestled on the outskirts of the charming village of Winster, just a stone’s throw away from the iconic town of Windermere. With its serene ambiance and picturesque surroundings, Tarn View promises a memorable escape for nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers alike.

Upon entering, you’ll be greeted by a warm and inviting atmosphere, where comfort meets convenience. The accommodation features four comfortable beds, including two double bedrooms and one bedroom with two single beds, ensuring a restful night’s sleep for all guests. Linens and towels are provided, with hangers and hairdryers available in each room for your convenience.

The double bedroom boasts an ensuite bathroom, while the other double room and twin room have access to a shared family bathroom, offering both privacy and functionality. For families with little ones, a highchair is available in the laundry room, along with essential amenities such as an iron, ironing board, hoover, washing machine, dryer, and a small secondary freezer.

The heart of the home is the open-plan kitchen, overlooking the spacious living and dining area, where you can whip up delicious meals using the provided electric kettle, toaster, corkscrew bottle opener, and a range of cutlery and ceramics. Whether you’re enjoying a hearty breakfast at the dining table for six or a quick bite at the nearby breakfast bar for two, there’s ample space for everyone to gather and share memorable moments.

After a day of exploring the stunning landscapes of the Lake District, unwind in the cosy living room, complete with plush sofas, a smart TV with Blu-ray DVD player, and a charming log burner with a fireplace guard and poker, perfect for cosy evenings in.

Outside, Tarn View offers driveway parking for two or three vehicles, ensuring convenient access for guests. The living room overlooks the picturesque garden, providing the perfect backdrop for an enjoyable afternoon overlooking distinctly Lake District visuals, including the nearby tarn. Garden furniture is provided for your comfort, including four comfortable chairs with a side table and a dining set of six chairs with a large dining table, ideal for al fresco dining or simply soaking in the tranquillity of the surroundings.

Venture beyond the confines of Tarn View, and you’ll discover the enchanting village of Winster, surrounded by rolling hills and iconic landscapes that beckon to be explored. Nearby towns such as Windermere, Bowness, and Kendal offer a plethora of attractions, from charming shops and dining options to leisurely boat trips and cultural experiences.

Getting Around

Public Transport: The Lake District boasts an efficient network of buses and trains, offering convenient access to nearby villages and attractions. Winster Village is well-served by local bus routes, providing easy connections to surrounding areas. The nearest train station is within accessible reach, providing further options for exploring the region.

Train: Oxenholme The Windermere Train Station is the closest train station to Winster. It provides excellent connections to major cities such as London, Manchester, and Edinburgh, the train station also hosts the main bus hub with many mainline changes and destinations for both bus and rail travellers. Alternatively, the Oxenholme Train Station can be found in Kendal.

Bus: The area is well-served by bus services, offering convenient routes connecting nearby towns and attractions. Kendal and Windermere have bus stations that provide access to various destinations within the Lake District.

Taxi Services: For those seeking more flexibility during their travels, local taxi services are readily available. Guests can easily arrange for taxi pickups and drop-offs directly from Waterside, ensuring hassle-free transportation to desired destinations.

Private Parking: Should you choose to bring your vehicle, rest assured that Waterside provides ample parking space for up to four cars. The driveway offers secure parking within the property grounds, allowing you to explore the Lake District at your own pace and convenience.

Additional Information
  • WIFI is available.

  • Pets are welcome for an additional fee that is used to cover the additional housekeeping charge for pets. Dog bowls for food and water can be found in the laundry room.

  • A deposit of £100 is held from the day of arrival and returned post check-out pending a property check.

Guest Access

A highchair is provided.

Parking is driveway parking and can accommodate up to two or three cars.

A dishwasher, washing machine and dryer can be found within the home.

A fire extinguisher and first aid kit are available.

Tarn View is a single bedroom home with a private front door entry and accompanying driveway and garden.

The Neighbourhood 

Nestled within the picturesque Lake District, Winster is a charming village that offers a serene and idyllic escape for nature lovers and adventure seekers. Surrounded by stunning iconic landscapes and rolling hills, this quaint village provides a peaceful retreat for those looking to immerse themselves in the beauty of the Lake District.

Just a short distance away, you’ll find the vibrant towns of Windermere, Bowness, and Kendal, each offering their own unique charm and attractions. Windermere, the largest natural lake in England, is a hub of activity, with its bustling town centre, charming shops, and a variety of dining options. Bowness-on-Windermere, situated on the eastern shore of Lake Windermere, is known for its picturesque waterfront, leisurely boat trips, and a huge range of lake activities!

Kendal, also known as the “Gateway to the Lakes,” is a historic market town with a rich heritage and captivating architecture. Explore its medieval streets, visit the famous Kendal Castle, or indulge in some retail therapy at the town’s eclectic mix of shops and boutiques.

Whether you’re seeking outdoor adventures, cultural experiences, or simply a peaceful getaway, Winster and its neighbouring towns in the Lake District have something to offer for everyone!

Key Information

Tarn View

Check-In & Out
  • Self-check-in & check-out with lockbox

  • Check-in on date of arrival 4:00 PM

  • Check-out on date of departure 10:00 AM

  • Late check-out available for an additional charge

  • Private Entrance

  • Driveway Parking for up to three vehicles
Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Stove

  • Oven

  • Microwave

  • Toaster

  • Highchair

  • Dining Table

  • Pots & Pans

  • Bottle Opener

  • Salt & Pepper

  • Property Sleeps 6

  • 1x Double Bed

  • 1x King Bed

  • 2x Single Beds

  • Bed Linens

  • Hangers

  • Large Outdoor Area

  • Views of the Tarn

  • Outdoor Furniture

  • 2x Bathrooms

  • Bath with Shower

  • Hair Dryer

  • Shower

  • Towels
Living Space
  • Smart TV

  • WIFI

  • Laptop Friendly Workspace

  • Blue Ray DVD Player

  • Select DVD’s

  • Log Burner and Gire Pokers*

*Logs are not provided

  • First Aid Kit

  • Fire Extinguisher

  • Carbon Monoxide Alarm

  • Smoke Alarm

  • Iron & Ironing Board

  • Washing Machine

  • Clothes Dryer

  • Garden Furniture

  • Non-smoking

  • Pet Friendly