Things to see and do - Windermere
Unmissable tourist sites
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
Brockhole National Park GB - Windermere LA23 1AB
Visit the Tourist Office for information on the Lake District Visitor Centre , which is about 2 km north of Windermere in Brockhole. This well-run centre has exhibitions on the region's ecology and history. There is also an exhibition devoted to Bea..
Rayrigg Road GB - Bowness-on-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..
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..
Lake Rd, Lake District GB - Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 2JF
Prix Prices from : 96 £
Overlooking Lake Windermere and the Langdale Pikes, the Craig Manor Hotel is 5 minutes’ walk from Bowness and offers luxurious accommodation. The rooms have modern decor, en suite bathrooms and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Many rooms hav..
Kendal Road GB - Windermere LA23 1AL
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..
New Road GB - Windermere LA23 2EE
This delightful Lake District hotel is a 10-minute walk from the centre of Windermere and the shores of the lake in Bowness. Glenburn Hotel is an Edwardian property which offers home-cooked food and rooms with flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi. The Gle..
Rayrigg Rd GB - Windermere LA23 1EY
27 Main Rd GB - Windermere LA23 1DX
Intimate neighbourhood restaurant decorated in red and cream. Simple, homely feel and friendly service. Wide-ranging menus; straightforward classical cooking has French influences and the chef is passionate about game.
Crook Rd GB - Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3JA
Contemporary restaurant in a traditional country house. Sit in the intimate Mirror Room with its romantic booths or in the airy, bay-windowed former billiard room. Daily menus showcase Lakeland produce; cooking is modern and flavoursome.
Ambleside Rd GB - Windermere LA23 1AX
Helm Rd GB - Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3BU
College Rd GB - Windermere LA23 1BX