Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of Hillside Bed & Breakfast
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.
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.
Explore 350 years of social history beautifully illustrated within 77 inspiring, colourful, modern embroidered panels. Shop, Cafe, audio guides, film, interactive displays, children's activities.
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.
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.
Casterton, Kirkby Lonsdale, Carnforth, Lancashire, LA6 2LF, (5 miles, 7kms)
Circle has a diameter of 60' and stands on a flattened mound or platform. There are 20 uprights, none more than 2' high and suggesting perhaps the kerb of a destroyed cairn.
Birkrigg, Urswick, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 0PG, (5 miles, 7kms)
Double Circle of stones surrounding cremations in urns (removed). 'Platform' cairn, small barrows, Romano-British farmsteads.
Victoria Street, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1AD, (7 miles, 12kms), Tel: 015394 46499, Email
A wide range of maps and guide books, local and national accommodation bookings. Gift shop, postcards and stamps, public internet access. French, Spanish, Polish, Italian spoken.
Made in Cumbria, 25 Stramongate, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 4BH, (0.1 miles, 0.1kms), Tel: 01539 735891, Email
Windermere, Cumbria, (8 miles, 13kms), Tel: 01539 822222
Boat Route: Ferry Nab, Bowness, Ferry House, Far Sawrey
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