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Lake District Ullswater Far Boathouse

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Boat house -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Lake District, Cumbria, England
All the character of a spacious historic boathouse with private mooring.
And inside, a luxury fully equipped apartment, with incredible waterfront view and ample room for two guests.

Situated on the water's edge of Ullswater, Far Boathouse is secluded luxury romantic hideaway where you can relax and enjoy the spectacular views or enjoythe many nearby activies including amazing walks and cycle routes, or hire a boat and moor it at your private mooring at the boathouse.

Far Boathouse offers a fully equipped kitchen if you want to stay in, as well as an excellent choice of nearby dining only 5 minutes drive away at fantastic restaurants like Leeming House Hotel, Sharrow Bay, and Rampsbeck House.


Listing #HL4953902
About the Owner
Jayne L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed our stay thoroughly, from a bracing early morning swim in the lake, to a days visit to Penrith and our first full breakfast including haggis(new to us Virginians), to dinner in Ambleside. The Far Boathouse more than met our high expectations, from the complementary...More

Thank Warren B
Jayne L, VR Owner at Lake District Ullswater Far Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Warren Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review following your stay at the Ullswater Far Boathouse. I am delighted you had a fantastic time and enjoyed the peace and tranquillity at this special place. I hope you took away...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed three nights, which was hardly enough to enjoy all aspects, particularly the wild life. We loved watching the ‘grebe family’ as the adults taught their 4 young to dive, and falling asleep to the gentle lapping of water underneath us! It is very...More

Thank Kristin777374
Jayne L, VR Owner at Lake District Ullswater Far Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to leave this wonderful review and I am so pleased you had a relaxing time. There are so many wonderful views and such a variety wildlife to watch. You were wonderful guests and hope that you will return in the...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2018

Beautiful boathouse in stunning location. Excellent facilities and very clean. We had the perfect time relaxing after a particularly busy few weeks and enjoyed using the binoculars to spot any walkers opposite! Had the bi-fold doors open most of the time listening to the birds...More

1  Thank Sue H
Jayne L, VR Owner at Lake District Ullswater Far Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this wonderful review. I am so pleased that you had a relaxing time and enjoyed the amazing wildlife. I would love you to come back again, Best Wishes Jayne

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 King
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