Boat trips on Lake Windermere

Boat trips on Lake Windermere

Situated within easy walking and cycling distance of Lake Windermere, Windermere town is the perfect  Lakeland holiday base, situated in the heart of the National Park, with a charming and stylish centre brimming with select gift shops, boutique B&B guest houses, gourmet inns, specialist food and antique shops, restaurants and delectable cafes. Long a favourite tourist centre in the Lakes, the Victorians and Edwardians loved Windermere, and that legacy remains in the selection of luxury historic guest houses dotted around the town, Queen's Park and lining the pretty Lake Road leading down to Bowness and Lake Windermere.

You can have a chic boutique style Lake District holiday where all amenities including excellent rail and bus links are close to hand. Alternatively you could opt for a superb walking holiday base with paths and trails direct from the town centre up to Orrest Head, into the Troutbeck Valley and on to the circular Windermere Way.  Windermere accommodation is the perfect choice and conveniently placed for accessing the many activities and attractions around nearby Lake Windermere relaxing from boat trips to active water sports.

Ideal for families, couples and year round getaways, Windermere offers easy access to a huge range of attractions including the fun family Brockhole visitor centre with trails, cafes, boat trip boarding point and popular outdoor playground. Windermere is where you'll find award-winning restaurants in the Lakes including Michelin Stars plus a wide choice of Camra recommended inns and luxurious hotels and bed and breakfast accommodation. Perfect for car free holidays and a favourite Lake District location for romantic breaks, base yourself in Windermere in the heart of the Central Lakes and book Windermere hotels and B&B guest houses online.

Accommodation in Windermere

  • Ings Nr Windermere   (2.0 miles from the centre of Windermere)
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    Four star rated Ings inn, with a microbrewery on site, comfortable en-suite guest rooms and hearty Cumbrian food served in the pub restaurant. Pets & families are welcome to stay.
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  • Windermere   (0.4 miles from the centre of Windermere)
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    £34
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    Family-run guest house in Windermere, offering large en-suite four poster rooms, family, twin and double rooms. Off road parking available, with delicious breakfasts served.
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  • Windermere   (0.5 miles from the centre of Windermere)
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    £35
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    Elegant four star Victorian guest house situated between Windermere and Bowness in the beautiful Lake District, serving traditional Cumbrian breakfasts
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  • Windermere   (0.5 miles from the centre of Windermere)
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    £28
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    Lovely Lakeland stone B&B guesthouse, situated in a peaceful location offering comfortable accommodation, delicious breakfasts & free car parking. Easy stroll to town centre.
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  • Windermere   (0.2 miles from the centre of Windermere)
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    £30
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    Relaxing 4 Star guest house in the heart of Windermere, 15 minutes' walk from the lake with discounted spa use and aromatherapy massage available. Free WiFi and private car park.
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