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7 bath/shower rooms (5 ensuite).

Alice Howe, Windermere, Cumbria, Lake District

Sleeps 2 - 14 7 Bedrooms 14 Dining

Large party house sleeping 14 with pool table, for holidays and short breaks in Windermere Village

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Alice Howe, Windermere, Cumbria, Lake District, sleeps 2 - 14 in 7 bedrooms.

Named after the small hill behind the house Alice Howe sleeps 14 comfortably in 7 bedrooms, perfect for a large group holiday in the Lakes District. 5 of the rooms have en-suite shower rooms, plus there are 2 other bathrooms - giving each bedroom its own facilities. We supply complimentary soaps and shampoos, fluffy towels and crisp white bed linen. There are a high number of twin rooms which means the houses is especially suited to mixed groups not just couples or families.

Alice Howe has lounge with huge leather Chesterfield sofas, a large flat screen TV and an open fire. The dining room has a huge table perfect for entertaining a group of 14. The room also has an open fire surrounded by a Pugin designed fireplace similar to the one he designed for Westminster Palace. It is equipped with a large Smart TV and a Marshall Bluetooth speaker. There are 2 kitchens one for cooking, eating and socialising with large table and wood burning stove and one for prepping and washing up with 2 dishwashers.

The property's wow factor is the 15 seat cinema in the cellar with 75inch Smart TV and sound bar. Login in to your Netflix or Amazon Prime account, break out the popcorn and go to the movies in the privacy of your holiday cottage.

The rear walled courtyard enjoys a view to Orrest Head where Alfred Wainwright took his first view of the Lake District - a view that changed his life for ever! The courtyard has outdoor table and chairs perfect for dining alfresco and a barbecue, its surrounding walls mean that it’s usually protected from the wind. There is also a 7 seat hot tub nestled in it's own building.

As you’d imagine the property has been thoughtfully decorated and furnished and consequently has been awarded 4 stars by Visit England.

Alice Howe is the perfect large house to rent in the Lake District for a group of 14 for a holiday or weekend break. We're more than happy to accommodate upmarket (well-behaved) hen or stag do's outside school holidays.


Dog Friendly

Yes up to 2 dogs.


No special facilities - sorry!


Wifi though out the property. We can not guarantee this is always working due to our remote operation.


2 kitchen areas: The main area has a 7 ring burner, twin oven range cooker, flat screen V and a wood burner. The 2nd area is for prep and washing up.

Dining Room

Seats 14 around large table. Pugin designed fireplace. Bose Companion 3 speaker set for plugging laptops, iPads and phones into.

Sitting Room

Large lounge with huge leather Chesterfield sofas set around an open fire and a flat-screen TV with DVD player.

TV and Music Facilities

Bose Companion 3 speaker set for plugging laptops, iPads and phones into. TVs in all bedrooms. TV in lounge and kitchen. 75 inch Smart TV in cellar.

Games Room

Cinema in cellar.

Heating and Open Fires

Gas central heating throughout. 2 open fires and a wood burning stove, smokeless fuel supplied.


2 doubles, 4 twins, 1 bunkbed room.


White cotton bedding and towels for all guests supplied.


2 bathrooms and 5 en-suite shower rooms - giving each bedroom private facilities

Children's Facilities

Enclosed rear garden.


The house has a private courtyard, which features is a 7 seat hot tub and outdoor furniture.

Swimming Pool

No pool, this a 7 seat hot tub.


Off road parking for up to 7 cars.



Booking Information

We offer Monday and Friday changeovers only. 4 night weekend breaks, 4 night mid-week breaks and 7 night breaks available.

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Alice Howe

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Late Deals

May 2024 Late Deals

4 night mid-week break 20th May now £1200.

June 2024 Late Deals

4 night mid-week deals: 3rd, 7th or 22nd now only £1400.

July 2024 Late Deals

29th 4-ngt md-wk deak now only £2400.

September 2024 Late Deals

4 ngt md-wk deals: 2nd, 9th, 23rd or 30th now only £1600. 3 ngt wknd break 6th £2570.


The property is located in secluded private grounds just above Windermere village. Within 2 minutes you can be in the heart of the village.

  • Windermere village, 500 metres.
  • Booths supermarket - amazing local produce.
  • Many pubs and restaurants only 500 metres away in Windermere village.
  • Manchester 1hr 15m, Liverpool 1hr 15m, Blackpool 50m, Leeds/Bradford 1hr 30 min.
  • Windermere railway station is 400 metres away.
  • There is a bus station outside Windermere railway station providing links to most Lake District towns.

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Alice Howe is a cost-effective venue for a small off-site business meeting. Our mid-week deals deliver exceptional value. All our quoted prices are inclusive of VAT, which may be recoverable.

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