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Jays Nest

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
7 nights minimum
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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....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.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite)
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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 September 9, 2021 via mobile

Jay's Nest is perfectly situated for exploring all the Lake District has to offer. You can walk down to Bowness easily but then escape the bustle by returning back up the the village where the property is located. We found Jay's Nest to be spotlessly...More

Date of stay: September 2021
Thank necoules
Reviewed June 29, 2021 via mobile

We booked this beatiful accomadation and were not disappointed. The place was very clean and well equipped. Would recommand Jays nest to anyone who wants to relax.

Date of stay: June 2021
Thank 123motherhen
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Derbyshire
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Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: March 2019
Go325991, VR Owner at Jays Nest, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2019

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Reviewed December 11, 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 October 14, 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 Jays Nest, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 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 October 1, 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
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Go325991, VR Owner at Jays Nest, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 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

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Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: August 2018
Go325991, VR Owner at Jays Nest, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2018
Management response:Responded August 28, 2018

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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: August 2018
Management response:Responded August 13, 2018

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Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay at jay's nest, it had everything we needed and more. It was very comfortable and a great place to go back to after visiting places around Windermere. A short walk to Windermere itself and about 20 minutes down to bowness...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Lorna O
Management response:Responded August 13, 2018

Thanks for the great review Lorna. Glad you met some of the local wildlife! We hope to see you again at Jays Nest. Best wishes, Gary & Ange

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Private Yard
Stereo System
Stove
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Good Nightlife
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighborhood
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.
Getting around
Jays Nest is just 200m from the nearest bus stop.
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Jays Nest is able to accommodate up to 2 guests. See all property details.

Jays Nest has one bathroom available. See all property details.

Jays Nest has one bedroom available. See all property details.

Stays at Jays Nest must last at least 7 nights. See all property details.