My place is set in the heart of the Lake District a Unesco World Heritage site. I am close to Lake Windermere, Bowness and Ambleside . You’ll love my place because of access to the lake, long walks in the country and being in the greatest place on earth. My place is good for couples and families (with kids).
Grasmere lodge is a deluxe 2 bed lodge situated within the exclusive White Cross Bay holiday park on the shores of Lake Windermere in the heart of the Lake District National Park. The lodge has one double with an on suite bathroom and a twin bedroom and a further family bathroom. The lodge also benefits from a sofa bed in the living room for extra space. The lodge can fit a maximum of 4 people and one baby under 2 (in a cot) and included in your stay is all linen (for the main bedrooms) and towels. The lodge is furnished to a high standard and includes a fully fitted kitchen, dining room that can seat four persons and for your comfort the lodge is equipped with the following:
- Free Wifi in the club house and on some parts of the park
- TV's in the lounge and bed rooms with selected sky channels including Sky Sports 1 & 3 and family movies
- Washing machine
- Outside furniture
- Private car park spaces for 2 cars
- Gas central heating and double glazing
- A free travel cot, high chair and children's accessories available
Within the White Cross Bay holiday park there are a number of communal facilities available to guests and included in your stay at Grasmere lodge:
- On site leisure club including pool, gym, sauna and Jacuzzi.
- Outside children's play area
- All weather pitch for football and tennis
- Bar and restaurant, with regular entertainment
- Private woodland
- Access to the lake and boat launching facilities
- On site shop and takeaway
- Amusement arcade
White Cross Bay is only 2 miles from both Windermere and Ambleside giving great access to all leading attractions, shops and restaurants. These can be accessed via a regular bus service directly outside the park. Furthermore, there are excellent sailing, water sports and biking facilities nearby along with great walks and mountain scenery.
Accès des voyageurs
You have access to the whole lodge and please note the lodge is ran as a holiday let and therefore my not have some items that you would expect from other Airbnb hosts. I do not supply items such as washing power for the machine, and kitchen sundries such as coffee, spices, salt and pepper etc. There will be washing up liquid, two toilet rolls and a bin (trash) bag. If you are staying for more than a weekend / 3 night then I recommend you bring extra to cover your stay.
The beds are made up as a 2 single and 1 double with a double duvet. If you are sharing the double bed and require it to be made with 2 singles duvets (which is popular in Europe) then please let me know 10 days before your stay.
As well as the lodge you have access to the benefits of staying at White Cross Bay and included in your lodge package:
•Restaurant and bar – The Flying Boat restaurant & family lounge bar offers a large extensive range of meals to suit all. A takeaway service is also available so you can choose to enjoy your food in the comfort at Grasmere lodge
•Outdoor Children's Play Area -The boat shaped outdoor children's play area is perfect for children of all ages to climb and slide on.
•Marina – Boat launching facilities are available
•Arcade -The amusement arcade on site offers a number of different machines for the whole family to enjoy.
•Multi Use Games Area New to White Cross Bay the multi use games area is perfect to play what every sport you want from Football to Basketball and even Tennis.
•Entertainment (Dates Vary) - The entertainment at White Cross Bay varies from week to week according to seasonality. See the onsite notice boards for more information or just ask a member of staff who'll be pleased to help.
•Shop – did you forget something then pop along to the shop next to reception
•Laundrette – Freshen up your clothes before you go home
Those looking to burn a few calories or relax in the pool then why not take advantage of the leisure club and for a small £15 fee per booking which is paid direct to the park and includes:
•Indoor Heated Pool - The indoor swimming pool is located in the main building. When visiting the pool you must remember that children under 16 must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
•Sauna and steam room
•Gym - On holiday but want to keep up with your normal exercise routine? Well now you can in our small gym located next to the indoor heated swimming pool. There is running and rowing machines as well as a choice of free weights.
Échanges avec les voyageurs
Please call or email with me any queries during your stay.
Please be aware there is a £15 charge per booking to use the leisure club. This is paid locally at check in, if guests wish to use. The lodge does not have it's own hot tub and this is within the leisure club.
Please read the notes within the guest access section on the items I provide.
Please note that the mobile phone and WiFi signal may be intermittent. You are in the Lakes and you should come to relax. If you want to stream video or music then I would look for another pleas. The current wifi is slow and it only good for checking emails.
Quiet time after 11 pm and the pool does not open until 10 am