Montfort Cottage Guest House is a lovely, compact and bijou Visit Britain accredited 4* rated guest house. A 19th century Lakeland stone terrace cottage, it is ideal as a romantic getaway for couples looking for comfortable and affordable accommodation in Windermere, the heart of the English Lake District.
The guest house is personally run by its owner, Leigh Giles, and is the perfect accommodation base from which to explore the stunning scenery and natural beauty of the Lake District.
Situated in a quiet residential area close to Baddeley Clock Tower, the midway point between Windermere and Bowness, Montfort Cottage is just a 10 minute walk from either village and their abundance of shops, restaurants and traditional pubs, and a short distance from Lake Windermere itself.
For a small extra charge, guests of Montfort Cottage are also entitled to membership of Parklands Country Club in Bowness during their stay, so don't forget to bring your swimming costume and a towel! Facilities offered include the use of the gym, swimming pool, spa bath, squash court, steam bath and sauna.
There are five guest bedrooms at Montfort Cottage, all contemporary in style. All of the rooms have double beds, four have en-suite shower rooms and one has sole use of a separate private bathroom. One of our en-suite rooms is situated on the ground floor. Each room is comfortable and well equipped, with all the modern facilities you would expect in a relaxing base including:
Free Unlimited Wireless Internet access; I-pod docking station with alarm clock and radio; Hospitality tray providing hot drinks and biscuits; Luxury hand wash, hand lotion and shower gel; Professional 1800 watt hairdryer with diffuser; Off road parking during peak seasonal periods; 22" LCD Colour TV with built-in DVD player; Egyptian cotton bed linen and towels; A 500ml bottle of Mineral Water; Wine glasses and corkscrew; Steam iron & ironing board; Daily housekeeping service.
Affordable and romantic getaway for adults only
Well equipped contemporary style bedrooms
Windermere - double en-suite room
Grasmere - double en-suite room
Thirlmere - double en-suite room
Disabled Facilities: There are no disabled facilities.
Pet Facilities: Pets are not allowed.
Special Diets Provision: Special diets are catered for.
Smoking Facilities: Smoking is not allowed.
Montfort Cottage is conveniently situated between the two villages of Windermere and Bowness in the Lake District, both of which are just a 10 minute walk away.
From the M6 motorway take Junction 36 and head towards Windermere on the A591. When you enter the village follow the one way system and head towards Bowness. After approximately half a mile turn left at Baddeley Clock tower onto Lake Road. Princes Road is immediately on the right. Drive along Princes Road for 200 metres, Montfort Cottage is situated on the right hand side of the road.