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Helm Farm Apartments

Matson Ground
Windermere
Cumbria
LA23 2HF

Sleeps up to 5    Cost about £315-£915

  • 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, with free WiFi. 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 (in Helm Lune, Helm Eden and Helm Kent) 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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