Independent shops in Bowness will delight the visitor whether browsing for fine specialist food and crafts or best bookshops and fine ladies clothing. Shops cluster around a beautiful Victorian centre and include delectable delights such as specialist chocolate shops, independent florists and cutting edge outdoor clothing shops run by acclaimed Lakeland brands like Edge of the World.
Attractions in and around Bowness have wonderful on-site gift and craft shops. Blackwell The Arts & Crafts House has a fantastic on-site craft and book shop selling contemporary crafts by leading craftmakers and a great range of art books.
Not to be missed is a visit to The Beatrix Potter Gift Shop housed within The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction for enchanting Beatrix Potter gifts. Find more Beatrix Potter gifts and crafts at the Peter Rabbit Shop in Bowness town centre