Things to see and do - Windermere
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Windermere Travel guide
Windermere : Michelin's recommendations
Romantics and lovers of English charm should be delighted by Windermere's lake and great choice of hotel accommodation. There are numerous walks to be had and, naturally, sailing and water-skiing enthusiasts will enjoy the lake's facilities. Windermere and its lake are among the top tourist destinations in Britain. For a successful stay, visitors are recommended to book accommodation in advance.
Tourist attractions Windermere : Things to see and do
GB - Windermere LA23
This 16km-long lake, equally popular with sailors and water skiers, is pleasantly surrounded by woods and hills. Boat trips round the lake enable visitors to admire the unspoilt west bank, as well as the manly islets, including Belle Isle. The town o..
Lakeside GB - Windermere LA12 8AS
In this northern region of England, the aquarium displays the very rich aquatic life in the lakes and rivers of the Lake District.
Rayrigg Road GB - Windermere LA23 1BN
That the English love boats is an established fact. It is not surprising to find a museum dedicated to this form of transport on the shores of one of England's largest lakes. The Windermere Steamboat Museum, on the banks of Lake Windermere (1 km nort..
Rayrigg Road GB - Windermere LA23 1JF
Situated in the heart of the Lake District and a 10-minute walk from Lake Windermere, this hotel is set in 3 acres of tree-lined gardens and has a charming, wooden-beamed restaurant. The hotel has 35 bedrooms, some with scenic views and private balc..
Kendal Road GB - Windermere LA23 1AL
Prix Prices from : 65 £
Perched on a hill overlooking Windermere town centre is the Windermere Hotel. Built in 1847 the hotel offers rooms with en suite bathrooms, and a restaurant. Many rooms offer stunning view over Lake Windermere or the town centre. All feature TVs, ha..
Lake Road GB - Windermere LA23 2EQ
Just a mile from Lake Windermere in the heart of the Lake District, this luxury boutique hotel offers home-cooked food and free Wi-Fi. Windermere Rail Station is only 15 minutes’ walk away, and there is free parking on site. Originally the second ho..
Kendal Rd GB - LA23 3EL Bowness on Windermere
31-33 Crescent Rd GB - LA23 1BL Windermere
Passionately run modern restaurant offering well-proportioned yet refined comfort food. Cumbrian produce features in flavoursome homemade dishes. As well as lunch and dinner, they serve brunch, coffee and cake and afternoon tea.
Helm Rd GB - LA23 3BU Bowness-on-Windermere
Rayrigg Rd GB - LA23 1EY Windermere
Ambleside Rd GB - LA23 1AX Windermere
27 Main Rd GB - LA23 1DX Windermere
Intimate neighbourhood restaurant with a homely feel; local art hangs on the walls and the service is friendly. Wide-ranging menus offer straightforward classical cooking with French influences; the chef is passionate about game.