Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of Gilpin Mill
Cumbria, (7 miles, 11kms)
At the heart of the central and south lakes visitor experience, Ambleside bristles with activity and is an ideal base for exploring the county.
Bowness-on-Windermere, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3JT, (2 miles, 3kms)
Blackwell is one of Britain's finest and most important houses from the turn of the last century, situated in a stunning setting overlooking lake Windermere.
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.
Fellside Cottage, Witherslack, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, LA11 6RW, (7 miles, 11kms)
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.
Mountain Goat Ltd, Victoria Street, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1AD, (2 miles, 4kms)
Luxury guided full day and half day mini-coach tours of the Lake District.
Cumbria, (2 miles, 4kms)
Just a mile from the lake shores, Windermere is a small yet charming Lakeland town, with a great choice of welcoming B&Bs and guest houses.
Lakeside Pier Visitor Centre, Newby Bridge, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8AS, (6 miles, 9kms)
Steamers and launches sail daily between Ambleside, Bowness and Lakeside. Additional summer routes. Timetabled services.
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.
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.
47 Oakthwaite Road, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 2BD, (4 miles, 6kms)
Workshop and showroom established since 1972. Showroom sells a wide range of ceramics by John Kershaw.
Cumbria, (5 miles, 9kms)
The pretty, narrow cobbled streets, squares, courtyards and whitewashed cottages of Hawkshead make for an idyllic Lakeland setting.
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.
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.
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.
Inspiration Marine Group Ltd, Gillys Landing Glebe Road, Bowness on Windemere, Cumbria, LA23 3HE, (2 miles, 4kms)
Sizergh, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8AE, (6 miles, 9kms)
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.
Ings, Nr Windermere, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 9PY, (3 miles, 4kms)
The Watermill Inn is a traditional family-run free house within the Lake District National Park.
Speciality: Coniston Bluebird beef & ale pie, venison casserole, local lamb
Victoria Forge, Victoria Street, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1AD, (3 miles, 5kms)
Kankku has specially prepared 4x4 vehicles that you drive on rough and rocky scenic trails through the Lake District National Park.
Abbot Hall, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 5AL, (6 miles, 9kms)
Abbot Hall is one of Britain's finest independent art galleries in a beautiful setting beside the river Kent and overlooked by the ruins of Kendal castle.
Barn Close, Ayside, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, LA11 6HY, (7 miles, 11kms)
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.
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.
Abbot Hall, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 5AL, (3 miles, 4kms)
This award-winning museum takes you and your family back through time to tell the story of the Lake District and its inhabitants.
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.
Unit 27, Lake District Business Park, Mint Bridge, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 6NH, (6 miles, 9kms)
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.
Lake District National Park, Cumbria, LA23, (3 miles, 4kms)
At Vertical Adventures we offer guided ascents of the Lake Districts summits via famous walks, scrambles and climbs. We also provide caving at Ingleton.
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