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Windermere with Wow at a glamorous private retreat
Guests come to Hideout House to play – and you've never seen anything quite like the Play room at this glamorous private house near Windermere, complete with a lavish jacuzzi cinema.
From Our Guestbook
"This is definitely just as it's described – a private hideout for two! The jacuzzi cinema takes some beating and…"Marisa, Stalybridge. Stayed November 2013
Know It All
Hit the Spot
Minutes from the village of Bowness on Windermere
Come here for...
• Windermere with Wow – this is arguably the glammest boutique hideaway in the Lakes. • Wall-to-wall luxe with plenty of cool gadgets. • A jacuzzi bathtub for two with giant TV screen. • Guaranteed privacy.
There's a stunning cinema bathroom with a huge jacuzzi bathtub for two with underwater lighting and a giant TV screen, a complimentary cocktail bar with ice machine, two further Smart TVs with Blu Ray player, iPod docks and Bose surround system. The lounge has an in-wall feature fire, while the fully equipped kitchen has a Nespresso machine.
Good to know
Definitely not for traditionalists. EARLY BOOKING ESSENTIAL!
One master bedroom
Decorated in silver and black with faux fur throws and piles of pillows, the bedroom has a kingsize four poster bed with luxury goose down duvet. It has a large wall mounted TV, DVD player and iPod dock, dressing area and shower room with fluffy robes and designer toiletries. Downstairs, your huge jacuzzi bathtub with giant home cinema screen awaits.
It's a house designed for playtime – if you love lots of luxe and plenty of cool gadgets.
Eat & Drink
There's a fully equipped kitchen and well stocked fridge should you feel like rustling up eats. You can always order in a takeaway or pop out for supper at one of the many restaurants in Bowness.
Continental breakfast is provided in your kitchen. If you'd prefer a full English, that's also included free of charge at The Cranleigh hotel, a few minutes walk away.
No – but pretty well anything you could want is here.
See & Do
If you can drag yourselves away, the best of the Lake District is on your doorstep. The village of Bowness has plenty of little shops and pubs to dip in and out of, while Keswick, Grasmere, Ambleside and Hawkshead are easily reached by car.
There's fantastic fell walking in the area, and you don't need to be a diehard rambler to enjoy the many trails and footpaths. Beatrix Potter fans can visit her former home at Hill Top, or take a cruise on Lake Windermere. Also worth seeing are Rydal Mount near Ambleside, poet william Wordsworth's Dove Cottage at Grasmere and the Ruskin motor museum at Coniston.
Guests get complimentary use of the Old England Spa, a short distance away. It has a n indoor swimming pool with panoramic views, treatment rooms and a fully equipped gym.
Hold your breath for the aerobatics at the Windermere Airshow.
The Old Laundry Theatre in Bowness brings the best comedy, theatre, film and music to town.
ESSENTIAL INFORates Guide
GBP 525Check In
11:00Minimum Night Stay
Two nights at weekends, three nights on bank holiday weekends.Open/Closed
Open all yearAir Conditioning
No – this is an adults only environmentPets
Quarry Brow, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DWParking
There is private parking outside.Trains
Windermere station, five minutes away.Taxis
GBP 5 from Windermere station, though it's walkable if you are not laden with bags.Airport
Manchester International Airport – 90 miles.