Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of The Wild Boar Inn
Highgate, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 4HE, (5 miles, 8kms)
Known nationally as a centre for world-class theatre, music, art and events, the Brewery has a 450 capacity music venue, three cinemas, two visual arts galleries, drama studio, darkroom facilities, meeting rooms, great restaurant/cafe/bar.
Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0NS, (6 miles, 9kms)
This charming 17th century building, which served as the office of Beatrix Potter's solicitor husband, now houses an annually changing exhibition of Potter's original artwork.
Crag Brow, Bowness-on-Windermere, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3BX, (2 miles, 4kms)
The Old Laundry Theatre is situated in Bowness-on-Windermere in the heart of the Lake District. Our lively annual season of music, theatre, comedy and film starts in August and usually finishes in December.
Mountain Goat Ltd, Victoria Street, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1AD, (2 miles, 3kms)
Luxury guided full day and half day mini-coach tours of the Lake District.
Cumbria, CA4, (6 miles, 10kms)
An association of professionally trained guides, all hold the coveted Blue Badge Guides for Cumbria & the Lake District National Park. They have a love and in-depth knowledge of the region as well as an excellent general knowlege of the UK.
Low Sizergh Farm, Sizergh, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8AE, (6 miles, 10kms)
National award-winning farm shop, tea room and craft gallery in a fabulous barn on a woking family dairy farm in the South Lakes.
Brockhole - Lake District Visitor Centre, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1LJ, (4 miles, 7kms)
Low Wray, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0JA, (7 miles, 11kms)
A Victorian mock-gothic Castle, on the western shore of Lake Windermere. Empty of original furniture, guided tours, children's activities, café, grounds extending to the lake.
Sizergh, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8AE, (6 miles, 10kms)
Medieval House with Tudor additions surrounded by a superb garden and large estate. Has been lived in by the Strickland family for over 760 years. Learn about the Elizabethan carvings and contents of the castle, and the gardens.
The Old Laundry, Crag Brow, Bowness-on-Windermere, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3BX, (2 miles, 4kms)
A magical indoor attraction that brings to life all 23 Beatrix Potter's Peter Rabbit tales. Meet all your favourite characters and find out more about Beatrix Potter herself.
Lound Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 7FH, (6 miles, 9kms)
With 16 premium factory outlets selling famous brands at up to 70% discount, K Village - The Lakes Outlet offers smarter shopping in comfort and style. Stroll along the riverside terrace and enjoy cafes and restaurants.
The Promenade, Bowness-on-Windermere, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3HQ, (2 miles, 4kms)
Windermere Lake Cruises offer more than a ferry service. We hold private charters, lunch cruises, buffet cruises, corporate hospitality, public sailings and group travel. Steamers and launches sail daily throughout the year from Bowness.
Friends Meeting House, Stramongate, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 4BH, (5 miles, 9kms)
A masterpiece of storytelling and a celebration of life, revolutions and remarkable people....made by 4,000 people. Shop, Cafe, audio guides, film, interactive displays, children's activities.
Levens, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 0PD, (7 miles, 12kms)
Elizabethan mansion and world famous topiary gardens designed by M Beaumont in 1694, fountain garden and buttery, licenced restaurant and gift shop.
Brockhole, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1LJ, (4 miles, 7kms)
Visitor centre with interactive exhibitions, Mawson gardens, adventure playground, shop and information centre. Lakeshore access for all.
Victoria Forge, Victoria Street, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1AD, (2 miles, 4kms)
Kankku has specially prepared 4x4 vehicles that you drive on rough and rocky scenic trails through the Lake District National Park.
Fellside Cottage, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, LA11 6RW, (7 miles, 12kms)
Exclusive quality tours of the Lake District. Japanese language commentary. Entrance fees and cruise fares. Highest level of customer service. Small group tours. Excellent visibility from all seats.
Unit 27, Lake District Business Park, Mint Bridge, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 6NH, (5 miles, 8kms)
Largest indoor climbing wall in Cumbria. From 3m to 20m high. Equipment and instruction available. Our Chamber is for quiet leading and top roping. Awsome 20m leading wall has roofs, grooves, belay cave, stalactites and auto-belays.
Grizedale, Hawkshead, Cumbria, LA22 0QJ, (6 miles, 10kms)
Grizedale Forest has activities for all ages from mountain biking to relaxing walks, Go-Ape to sculpture in the forest. The visitor centre includes the forest shop, Cafe in the Forest and Grizedale Mountain Bikes bike hire and shop.
Inspiration Marine Group Ltd, Gillys Landing Glebe Road, Bowness on Windemere, Cumbria, LA23 3HE, (2 miles, 4kms)
The Boathouse, Ferry Nab Road, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3JH, (2 miles, 4kms)
Total adventure is an outdoor activity provider with facilities on the shores of Windermere.
Coniston, Cumbria, LA21 8AD, (8 miles, 13kms)
Brantwood, the former home of eminent Victorian John Ruskin and a treasure house of art and memorabilia. The 250-acre estate comprises 8 unique gardens, ancient woodland, high moors and meadows.
Barn Close, Ayside, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, LA11 6HY, (8 miles, 12kms)
Amazing interactive bird of prey experiences for all ages. Choose either the woodland and parkland by lake Windermere or the thrill of the Lakeland fells. Eagles, hawks, falcons and owls. Gift vouchers are available.
Lakeside Pier Visitor Centre, Newby Bridge, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8AS, (6 miles, 10kms)
Steamers and launches sail daily between Ambleside, Bowness and Lakeside. Additional summer routes. Timetabled services.
Near Sawrey, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0LF, (4 miles, 6kms)
Beatrix Potter's small cottage, full of her personal possessions, with traditional cottage garden. Her paintings of the House and garden were used to illustrate many of her tales.
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