visit windermere & bowness on windermere

  • Windermere
  • Bowness
  • Bowness
  • lake windermere

places to visit

Life is Sweet


Life is sweet is a modern traditional sweet shop in the beautiful Lakeland village of Windermere. We offer the very best in traditional sweets, all the retro sweets from yester-year plus a great selection of sugar free sweets too.

The Old Laundry Theatre


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.

Windermere Golf Club


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


about windermere and bowness

Windermere is the perfect Lakeland destination all year round. With the shores of the lake so close, you are never short of fantastic scenery or leisure activities. Several local viewpoints offer panoramic views of both the lake and more distant mountains.

Bowness-on-Windermere is one of the most popular holiday locations in the Lake District. With immediate access to the waters of Windermere, it is an excellent base for water activities, including boating and leisurely water attractions. As well as boat hire or family watersports. From the lake shoreline visitors can experience the lake by lake steamer or open-top bus.


Windermere Hotels & B&Bs

Kirkwood Guest House Lounge

VisitEngland 4 Star Guest HouseGuest House with 7 rooms, £33-£401 pppnb, Windermere

Kirkwood Guest House in the Lake District is ideally positioned for exploring The Lakes. Situated between the two bustling towns of Windermere and Bowness we are ten minutes walk to the start of both towns.

Fellview Guest House

Quality Cumbria AssessedGuest Accommodation - Room Only with 4 rooms, £30 pppn, Bowness-on-Windermere

Fellview is ideally situated in a quiet residential area just a few minutes stroll from the centre of Bowness and the shore of lake Windermere. Room only rate from £25.00 pppn - £35.00 Tariff is according to season and duration of stay.

4 nights for the price of 3
Millbeck Guest House

Fair BookingGuest Accommodation with 3 rooms, £33-£55 pppnb, Windermere

A traditional Lakeland stone property offering quality accommodation. A central base to Windermere, Bowness and the Lakes. Perfect for sightseeing. walking, shopping or just relaxing.

Ashleigh Guest House

VisitEngland 4 Star Guest HouseGuest House with 5 rooms, £27-£41 pppnb, Windermere

Ashleigh Guest House is a traditional Lakeland stone Victorian House offering lovingly restored beautiful interiors creating a traditional English homely atmosphere. Car parking at the rear. TV and DVD available in all rooms.

Hawksmoor Guest House

VisitEngland 4 Star Guest HouseGuest House with 12 rooms, £84-£150 prpnb, Windermere

Victorian house with a large garden to the side, woodlands to the rear and a large private car park. All non-smoking. Free on site parking.

Brook House

VisitEngland 3 Star Guest HouseGuest House with 5 rooms, £80 prpnb, Windermere

Welcome to Brook House - A Lakeland stone Victorian guest house built in 1892. Offering Bed & freshly cooked breakfast from our varied menu.

Bank Cottage

VisitEngland 4 Star Self-cateringSelf-catering with 1 unit, £350-£625 pupw sleeps 4, Windermere

Detached single storey cottage away from the traffic in mature surroundings, with garage, private parking, sunny terrace with built in bbq and gardens. Walker friendly. Suitable for visitors with minor mobility problems, as ground floor.


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