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Helm Farm Apartments

Matson Ground
Windermere
Cumbria
LA23 2HF

Sleeps up to 5    Cost about £300-£745

  • Four holiday apartments: sleep 2 - 5
  • Very quiet, amid wooded countryside
  • Free wood (all year) for the open fires
  • Some of the buildings date from 1691
  • Shared payphone & some mobile use
Contact: Madeleine Scott
Tel: 015394 45756
Fax: 015394 47892
For details of Availability/Booking click here

There are four self-catering holiday apartments at Helm Farm. They are close to Bowness-on-Windermere, but very quiet and right on the edge of pleasant wooded countryside. Footpaths lead from your door into pleasant grazing land and connect with a wide network of paths.

Helm Kent has one double room and a second bedroom with two children's bunks (3' wide but only 5'3" (1.6m) long) The comfortable sitting room has an open wood fire. There is a TV and DVD player. The bathroom has a bath with shower, basin and wc. The kitchen has an electric cooker and microwave, fridge with freezer compartment and a washer /dryer.

Helm Eden is on the ground floor of the complex, parts of which date back to 1691. There is a living room with open fire, TV and DVD, and a modern kitchen. There are two bedrooms - the first is a double room and the second has two full size bunk beds. The bathroom has a bath with shower, basin and wc. 

Helm Lune, the largest unit (sleeping 5) at Helm Farm, has a large, spacious living room with open-plan dining area. The living room has an open wood fire (fuel provided). Dishwasher and microwave. Upstairs there is one double (king-size) bedroom, with an ensuite shower room and a second large bedroom with three single beds, two of which can be connected to form a second double if required. The bathroom has a bath with shower, a basin and wc. There is also a downstairs wc.

Helm Mint, near Windermere (sleeps 2) has recently been refurbished - including a new shower room, new kitchen (now with dishwasher), and gas fired central heating. On the ground floor of Helm Farm, It is a studio unit with L-shaped living-room / kitchen. There is a double bed. Microwave and dishwasher. The shower room has shower, basin and wc. TV, DVD and CD. Linen and towels are provided.

Heating: night storage heaters and open fire with fuel provided. The price includes all electricity costs. Linen and towels are provided. Heating by night storage heaters.

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Other facilities

  • Bathtub
  • Can combine houses
  • DVD player
  • Freezer
  • Good parking
  • Internet access/Wi-Fi
  • King-size bed/s
  • Linen provided
  • No pets
  • On working farm
  • Rural location
  • Shower
  • Smoking permitted
  • Telephone landline
  • Towels provided
  • TV with freeview/satellite
  • Very quiet
  • Woodstove/open fire

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