At the southern end of Lake Windermere adjoining the River Leven, Newby Bridge is a small village, with a selection of hotels and B&B's. It got its name from the five-arched stone bridge built across the river in 1651. The famous Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway connects you to Haverthwaite on a 3.5 mile jounrney, also is the Lakes Aquarium to visit at Lakeside. You can reach Newby Bridge by regular ferries on Lake Windermere. Newby Bridge ia a good location to explore the Furness peninsula, Ulverston, Cartmel, Grange, to name a few and also the southern Lakeland areas.
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Cumbria, LA12 8NA
Map reference: SD 368862 Lat: 54.26770 Long: -2.97114