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Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of Ivythwaite Lodge

Off Road Activities, Outdoor Pursuits Centre
Leisure Centre
Historic House, Historic Site
Art Gallery, Museum
Aquarium, Open Garden, Park, Visitor Centre
Shopping Centre
Blue Badge Guide, Coach/Minibus Tour
Golf - 18 hole

Brantwood, Home of John Ruskin
Historic Houses Association Member

Coniston, Cumbria, LA21 8AD(7 miles, 11 km)

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.

Windermere Golf Club
Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Cleabarrow, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3NB(1 miles, 2 km)

An 18-hole, parkland golf course in the heart of the Lake District.

K Village

Lound Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 7FH(8 miles, 12 km)

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.

Lakes Aquarium
VistEngland VAQASSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Lakeside, Newby Bridge, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8AS(7 miles, 11 km)

Explore worlds of watery fun at Lakes Aquarium. Discover otters, pike, perch and char as well as marmoset monkeys, caiman and British sharks and rays.

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Victoria Forge, Victoria Street, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1AD(1 miles, 1 km)

Kankku has specially prepared 4x4 vehicles that you drive on rough and rocky scenic trails through the Lake District National Park.

Abbot Hall Art Gallery
VistEngland VAQAS

Abbot Hall, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 5AL(7 miles, 12 km)

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.

Lakes Leisure Windermere
Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Rayrigg Road, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1BP(1 miles, 1 km)

Windermere Outdoor Adventure Centre is the perfect place to discover the Lake District on the lake itself. We're open seasonally from March - October 2014.

Fell Foot

Newby Bridge, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8NN(7 miles, 11 km)

Family-friendly park with green lawns sloping down to the lakeshore. Just the place to enjoy access to Lake Windermere with picnic areas, boat hire and tea room.

Beatrix Potter Gallery
National TrustSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0NS(4 miles, 6 km)

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.

Dove Cottage and The Wordsworth Museum

Town End, Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9SH(7 miles, 12 km)

Wordsworth's most famous home where he was inspired to write most of his poetry. Take an entertaining guided tour around Dove Cottage and explore the museum and special exhibition. Special activities for families.

Cumbria Tourist Guides

Cumbria, CA4(8 miles, 13 km)

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.

Holehird Gardens

Patterdale Road, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1NP(2 miles, 3 km)

Superb Lakeland setting for 17-acre hillside garden. Registered Charity No 259847. Limited disabled access. Groups by appointment.

The 1657 Chocolate House

54 Branthwaite Brow, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 4TX(7 miles, 12 km)

The Famous 1657 Chocolate House in Kendal, Cumbria was built in the 1630's. This popular Lake District tourist attraction established in1984 offers 16 Specialty Hot Chocolates, selection of hand made Gateaux all named from the 1600's.

Lakes Leisure Kendal
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Burton Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 7HX(8 miles, 13 km)

A huge variety of activities on offer, 25m swimming pool, 40+ station gym, indoor sports hall, children's holiday activities and a 900-seat theatre venue, fun for all ages.

Grizedale Forest Park and Visitor Centre
VistEngland VAQAS

Grizedale, Hawkshead, Cumbria, LA22 0QJ(5 miles, 8 km)

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.

Allan Bank
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Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9QZ(7 miles, 12 km)

Grizedale Go Ape

Grizedale Forest Visitor Centre, Grizedale Forest, Hawkshead, Cumbria, LA22 0QJ(5 miles, 8 km)

Take to the trees and tackle an exhilarating course of rope bridges, Tarzan swings and zip slides high above the forest floor. A great experience to share with friends and family, providing lots of thrills and laughs.

Mountain Goat Holidays & Tours
Green Tourism Bronze AwardCumbria Tourism Awards WinnerTripAdvisor Certificate of ExcellenceSelf-assessed Accessibility Information

Mountain Goat Ltd, Victoria Street, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1AD(1 miles, 1 km)

Luxury guided full day and half day mini-coach tours of the Lake District.