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Jay's Nest

Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Windermere, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Jays Nest is a luxurious, self-contained apartment. The spacious accommodation comprises open-plan living room, dining area & fully fitted kitchen, with high vaulted ceiling & real oak floor. The living room enjoys fantastic views over the village of Windermere & the surrounding fells. The spacious double bedroom has an en suite bathroom with underfloor heating.

French doors open from the living room onto a private garden & elevated deck with views over Windermere & the surrounding mountains. The garden is part-bordered by an area of woodland. A BBQ is provided, perfect for eating al-fresco overlooking the Lakeland Fells!

Jays Nest is entirely private from the attached owners accommodation and has the benefit of private parking off a private drive.
Listing #HL200116
About the Owner
Gary J
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2012
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Very comfortable accommodation in a great location. Gary and Ange were very welcoming and we had a wonderfully relaxing few days.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank nige159
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Everything we needed plus some nice touches. CLEAN, roomy - on the fringes but still well placed - Bowness and Windermere an easy walk unless you`re VERY lazy. Hosts friendly and take a genuine interest, but "the Nest" remains quiet and peaceful, a private place,...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank al t
Go325991, VR Owner at Jay's Nest, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

We really pleased you enjoyed your stay. When we built Jays Nest we did look into installing a log burner but this wasn't practical due to roof height/short flue issues. Jays Nest is really well insulated & we feel the heat output of a log...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2018

Well located situated between Bowness and Windermere and with excellent transport links to all parts of the Lake District and with great views this place has a lot going for it. Unfortunately on our visit here we did have several issues, the place was not...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank pec1960
Go325991, VR Owner at Jay's Nest, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thanks for your valued & in-depth feedback. We were indeed on holiday on your arrival & had relied on a new cleaner to prepare Jays Nest for you. Unfortunately it would appear that our usual standards were not met with respect to cleaning & defrosting...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    1 Full
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We accept payment by cheque, bank transfer or credit card by PayPal (+3.5% card fee for credit card). Minimum 3 night winter breaks (between end of October & end of March) from £180.
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About the neighbourhood
The village of Windermere is just 10 minutes walk, Bowness & the lake 15 minutes. Enjoy quiet, scenic walks and mountain bike routes from the door with spectacular lake & mountain views.

Windermere & Bowness are chock full of wonderful restaurants, pubs & cafes. Lots of cosy country pubs close by, historic houses & gardens also. Enjoy a cruise or an evening at The Old Laundry theatre.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Manchester/Liverpool: 110.0 km
Railway: Windermere: 1.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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