Waternook on Ullswater

Ullswater, Lake District
  • 12
  • 6
  • Pet Friendly

Marvel at the stunning lakeside views from this spectacular luxury holiday home on the banks of Ullswater.

  • Stunning lake and fell views
  • Holistic Laconium and hot tub
  • Luxury concierge service
  • As featured in The Metro

About Waternook on Ullswater

"Throw shapes with striking scenery as your backdrop at renovated 17th-century Lake District estate Waternook (from £4,295 for three nights). The shoreline property sleeps 12 on the banks of Ullswater - the country's second largest lake - and is home to a hot tub and cinema." - The Metro (September, 2017)

This exclusive luxurious retreat is situated on a banks of Ullswater with half a mile of private shoreline, and breath taking views of the lakes and fells. Relax in the hot tub on the decked verandah, enjoy a movie in the private cinema or stroll through the 26 acre estate. The 17th century property has been lovingly decorated to an amazingly high specification with every facility you could wish for. With six luxury en-suite bedroom suites and large open plan living spaces, this house is perfect for families or friends, and small intimate wedding receptions.

You can arrive by car with ample parking, by boat with a private mooring or by helicopter with your own helipad, the choice is yours.

And to make your stay even more relaxing, there is a wide range of concierge services from a private chef and butler to sailing or yoga lessons, and helicopter tours over the beautiful Lake District.

The English Lake District has such sublime scenery it has inspired the romantic poets throughout the ages. Ullswater is the second largest lake and is regarded as the most beautiful, stretching a total of 8 miles. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, the area is home to some of the UK's rarest species including the Red squirrel, the Peregrine Falcon and the Red Deer.

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What makes this area
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The Lake District is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and there is an abundance of things to do including walking, cycling, and fishing, boating and cycling. Boats and cycles, and fishing equipment can be hired from Waternook.

Property details

Waternook, sleeps 12 in 6 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms (of which 6 are en suite.)

Ground Floor

Drawing Room and Reading Room with wood burning stove and comfortable sofas and chairs.
Large open plan kitchen and dining area with dining terrace with lake views.
Private cinema with Sky Movies and Sky Sports

First Floor

Master Bedroom (sleeps 2), super-kingsize bed, ensuite bath and shower room, TV and lake view
Bedroom 2 (sleeps 2), super-kingsize bed, ensuite shower room, TV and lake view
Bedroom 3 (sleeps 2), kingsize bed, shower room, TV and lake view
Bedroom 4 (sleeps 2), kingsize bed, ensuite shower room, TV and lake view
Bedroom 5 (sleeps 2), kingsize bed, ensuite shower room, TV and lake view
Bedroom 6 (sleeps 2), double bed, ensuite shower room, TV and fell view
All en-suite bathrooms have luxury stone and porcelain bathrooms with monsoon or rain showers


Private parking for numerous cars
Open landscaped gardens, with dining and barbecue terrace
Infinity terrace with lake view hot tub
Secure bike and canoe storage
Boathouse with private jetty
Helicopter landing pad

Wi-Fi / Broadband
Central Heating
Luxury Concierge Services

What you need to know

Cots and highchairs available on request
Two dogs permitted, but a 3rd well behaved pet can be considered.  Please contact the booking team to discuss further.
Ample private parking
Hot tub and Laconium. Please note, the hot tub will be checked and treated daily.
Visit England Rose Award for Service Excellence 2018
Please note that a 30 minute daily clean by housekeeping is available. Please advise at time of booking if you do not require this.


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