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Windermere accommodation in the Lake District

Lake Windermere is England's largest lake, and one of it's most popular with visitors. It is 10.5 miles long and approx 1 mile wide. The water of the lake reaches a depth of around 220 feet and the lake is extremely popular with water sports enthusiasts as well as walkers who come to enjoy the scenic walks around various regions of this beautiful lake, where you can walk up hills and enjoy spectacular panoramic views of the whole surrounding area. Along the North shores of Windermere you will find the Victorian town of Ambleside, a very popular tourist destination and place of interest.
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Hotels in Windermere, The Lake District
 
Windermere accommodation - Hillthwaite House
from £80
singles, doubles and four poster rooms

This Lake District hotel is ideally located midway between the Cumbria villages of Bowness and Windermere. Hillthwaite House Hotel occupies three acres of landscaped gardens in an elevated position overlooking Windermere, England's longest lake. A variety of different rooms & views. Excellent Restaurant. Ample off-road car parking. Activities nearby include golf, sailing, horse Riding, fishing, walking etc. (back to top)


Bowness accommodation - Hydro Hotel
from £110
double rooms

Looking for a Lake District Hotel, then welcome to The Hydro Hotel at Windermere. The Hydro is one of the oldest Lake District Hotels, built as a water cure hotel in the late 19th century. If you're after a quiet moment, just relax in the lounge looking over Bowness towards the lake. The hotel has a swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna and mini gym. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Wheatlands
from £79
doubles rooms

In picturesque Windermere, in a quiet area close to the lake and the town centre, this beautiful Victorian property offers free Wi-Fi, free parking and luxurious 5-star guest accommodation. Just off Windermere's Main Road, Wheatlands Lodge is within walking distance of the town's shops, the train station and many restaurants. Close to the main attractions of Lake Windermere and the region's spectacular scenery, the lodge is a great base from which to explore England's Lake District. Set in delightful gardens, Wheatlands Lodge is a traditional family-owned and run Lake District residence, dating from around 1860. Fully refurbished in 2007, the house combines contemporary style and modern comforts with beautiful original features. Stylish, spacious and well-appointed, each individually decorated room has a flat-screen TV. All rooms are en suite with either a spa-style jacuzzi bath or a walk-in shower. A delicious traditional Cumbrian breakfast is available every day, featuring the fresh, locally sourced produce. (back to top)


Bowness accommodation - Best Western Burn How Garden
from £79
doubles, twins and family rooms

A haven of tranquillity in a secluded garden setting in the heart of the Lake District, the Best Western Burn How Garden Hotel is a short 300-metre stroll from Lake Windermere and the village of Bowness. It offers a special blend of elegance, comfort and friendly service, and features garden chalets, some with a private sun balcony. 28 rooms, with a choice of accommodation in either the family chalets or in spacious bedrooms with a traditional feel. Offers four-poster beds too. (back to top)


Bowness accommodation - Linthwaite House Hotel
from £79
double rooms

Award winning 3 red star hotel (AA) with sublime hilltop setting, overlooking Lake Windermere and mountains. Featured in Conde Nast Traveller Magazine's Gold List 2006 for Best Location. Set amid 14 acres of beautiful gardens. All rooms en-suite some with lake views. Unstuffy and relaxing. Great food (2 AA rosettes). Close to all the major heritage attractions such as Hilltop (Home of Beatrix Potter) and Dove Cottage (Beloved Home of William Wordsworth). Guests have complimentary use of a nearby leisure facilities. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Low Wood Hotel
from £113
double and twin rooms

Beautifully situated on the shores of Lake Windermere with splendid views across the Lake. The hotel is ideally situated to explore the surrounding area. Low Wood offers a dining experience, either from the traditional English cuisine of the Windermere Restaurant or our "Organic" Cafe Bar, serving a range of light snacks throughout the day. An extensive Leisure Club, Beauty Salon and Water Sports Centre together with a superb lawned shoreline and one of the finest views across Lake Windermere. (back to top)


Bowness accommodation - Belsfield Corus Hotel
from £60
double rooms

This Victorian country house is set in six acres of beautiful gardens overlooking Lake Windermere. A wonderful location in Bowness-on-Windermere, at the heart the Lake District, The Belsfield has a heated indoor swimming pool, as well as a sauna. There is also a snooker room and putting green. In keeping with the picturesque surroundings, the hotel restaurant offers the chance to enjoy good food and wine in a perfect atmosphere with superb views over the lake. (back to top)


Bowness accommodation - Lindeth Howe Country House Classic Hotel
from £96
double rooms

A quiet gem of a property formally owned by Beatrix Potter who finished her illustrations for Timmy Toptoes here whilst on holiday in 1911. The idyllic country house hotel set in six acres of beautiful mature grounds, with impressive views over England's largest lake - Lake Windermere. The hotel has been awarded an AA Rosette for food. We can make tee reservations at Windermere Golf Club which is only 1 mile from the hotel. For the DISABLED the hotel have been given a GRADE 1 ACCESSABILITY rating. (back to top)


Bowness accommodation - MacDonald Old English Hotel
from £105
double rooms

This historic & famous hotel occupies the premier location right on the shore of Lake Windermere, and nestles in beautiful mature grounds overlooking the outdoor pool. Located right at the heart of Bowness Village.The majority of the bedrooms in this elegant Victorian mansion boast unrivalled views of Englands largest lake. The hotel has a traditional feel & is superbly furnished. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Blenheim Lodge
from £105
singles, doubles, twins and triple rooms

Blenheim Lodge . . . peace, tranquility, and relaxation in the warm and welcoming home of your hosts, Robert and Janz. Nestled against acres of National Park woodlands, Blenheim Lodge boasts panoramic views of Lake Windermere and the mountains and fells beyond. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - The Woodlands Hotel
from £60
singles, doubles, twins, four poster, triples and family rooms

This is a non-smoking hotel. All rooms are non-smoking. A handsome Edwardian villa located on the peaceful side of the village. The Woodlands Hotel offers guests comfortable bed and breakfast accommodation in truly charming surroundings. The 15 guest rooms, include a choice of single, double and twin rooms, with two of them located on the ground floor. (back to top)


Bowness accommodation - Burnside Hotel
from £80
double, twin, family and four poster rooms

Situated in one of the most beautiful areas of Engalnd, within the Lake District National Park. Set in mature gardens with views of Lake Windermere, yet only 300 metres from the Steamer piers and bustling village centre of Bowness, the Burnside hotel offers you one of the finest locations. At the Burnside, you can enjoy a wide choice of en-suite bedrooms and lake view suites all equipped to the highest standard, with the added benefit of smoking or non smoking rooms and with two that are specially adapted for disabled guests. (back to top)


Bowness accommodation - Craig Manor Hotel
from £50
single and double rooms

Just a stroll from the welcoming town of Bowness, Craig Manor Hotel sits overlooking Lake Windermere and Langdale Pikes. This charming Lake District Hotel has a locally renowned restaurant and inviting bar and lounges to relax and unwind. Just a short stroll from the front door is the village of Bowness with its pubs, shops, cafes and museum. Walk to the lake shore or maybe take a cruise to nearby Ambleside. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Storrs Hall Hotel
from £158
single and double rooms

Amongst all the Hotels in the Lake District, Storrs Hall is unquestionably one of the most spectacular. It is surrounded by the natural beauty of the Lake District. The Hotel, a grade ll Georgian Mansion, offers a most idyllic setting for people who enjoy life's luxuries. Storrs Hall, with its National Trust-owned folly the "Temple", has for years been a landmark to sigh over. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Wild Boar Hotel
from £89

singles, doubles and twin rooms

Log fires, oak beams, antique furniture, voted one of the most romantic hotels in England, surrounded by open countryside and many interesting walks, Full use of sister hotel (Low Wood) Leisure Club including, 50ft Pool, Beauty Salon, watersports centre. A minimum of 2 nights stay at weekends. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Beech Hill Hotel
from £60

singles, doubles and twin rooms

Set on the East shore of Lake Windermere, overlooking the lake. Many rooms have garden access which trail down our gardens to the hotel jetties. Panoramic views from our open plan lounge, restaurant & bar. 2 AA Rosette awarded cuisine, discerning, friendly professional, hospitality. Suitable for business or pleasure. (back to top)


Bowness accommodation - Damson Dene Hotel
from £90
doubles, twins and four poster rooms

Damson Dene is situated in the tranquil Lyth Valley only a short drive from Lake Windermere. The hotel has an on-site leisure club with swimming pool, sauna, steam room, solarium, gym, squash court and beauty salon. All the bedrooms are en-suite and some offer four poster bed and en-suite jacuzzi bath. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - The Samling
from £195
double rooms

A few hundred feet above one of the most beautiful lake in Britain beckons a small gem of a hotel. It's called The Samling. Set in it's won sixty seven acre estate, it's like no other place you've ever stayed. This is a hotel in the country and, emphatically, not a country house hotel, so there's none of that snooty nostalgic stuff. Instead, you'll discover deep comfort the fruits of a thoughtful kitchen and service so good you'll hardly notice it. Breakfast at The Samling is generally agreed is preferable in bed and a many splendoured thing it is. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Cedar Manor Hotel
from £86
doubles, twins, suites and four poster rooms

150 year old former country residence set in half acre gardens dominated by the giant 200 year old cedar tree. Located adjacent to the A591 next to St Mary's Church, ten minutes walk from Windermere Village and the Lake. The hotel is fully non smoking and has eleven individually designed ensuite rooms. (back to top)


Bowness accommodation - Aphrodites Themed Lodge
from £75
themed suites

A selection of unique, themed suites of the highest quality. The lodge has an outdoor, heated swimming pool. This location is ideal for visiting the many famous attractions of the Lake District. We are ideally situated. Just a short walk down Longtail Hill you will find the lake and the marina where there are lovely views and a bistro bar. There are also several excellent restaurants within 5 mins walk from the Lodge. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - The Willowsmere
from £39

singles, doubles, twins and four poster rooms

The Willowsmere is a large 1850's Lakeland stone property recently fully refurbished to a very high standard. Set in its own landscaped gardens in Windermere, The Willowsmere is ideally located to explore The Lake District. It offers a friendly and cosy home from home atmosphere. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Applegarth Hotel
from £50
singles, doubles and four poster rooms

Luxurious four poster rooms with spectacular views, a highly acclaimed restaurant with an award winning head chef, cosy oak panelled lounge bar with open fire all make the Applegarth the perfect base for discovering the Lake District. Five minutes from the Applegarth you could be stepping onto Lake District fells or boarding a steamer on Lake Windermere; and yet the hotel is only 20 minutes by car from the M6 motorway and even handier for the main bus and rail services. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Elim House
from £54
doubles and four poster rooms

Elim House is situated just a minute from the bustling village of Bowness and Lake Windermere. It offers you a warm welcome to Elim House, serving fresh home cooking in a pleasant atmosphere. All of the en-suite rooms have a comfortable bed, Tea/Coffee machine, heating, colour T.V., armchairs, hair dryer & private shower room with W.C. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Glenburn Hotel
from £79
doubles, twins and family rooms and apartments

At the Glenburn Hotel, on the road between Bowness and Windermere in the heart of the Lake District, you will experience a relaxing environment in elegant surroundings combined with excellent levels of service and personal attention. In fact, our hotel accommodation offers the perfect place to get away from it all and an ideal base from which to enjoy the many pleasures of England's most enticing and enchanting region, Cumbria and the Lake District. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Virginia Cottage
from £58
doubles and four poster rooms

Lake Windermere is only 150 yards away. Set right in the heart of Bowness on Windermere village the hotel specialises in relaxed accommodation mainly for couples wishing to take advantage of the perfect location for the Lake and boats, shops, restaurants, attractions and pubs. Some rooms have views over the village and surrounding fells. The hotel does special offers throughout the year too. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Miller Howe
from £220

single, twin, double, four-poster & family rooms

Enjoying an idyllic elevated position, this family-owned country house hotel is set within 5 acres of mature landscaped gardens and boasts panoramic views of Lake Windermere. Whatever the weather you can soak up the stunning views on the Garden Terrace, or unwind and relax in one of the 3 exquisite lounges or conservatory. The 15 individually designed and beautifully furnished rooms each benefit from their own unique character and features, which are sure to delight and inspire. Whether you are looking for cultural inspiration, energetic exhilaration or gentle relaxation, this most beautiful corner of England has something for everyone. This award-winning hotel boasts 3 AA stars. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - 21 The Lakes
from £90
double rooms

21 the Lakes Hotel is a new luxury Boutique Hotel located in the heart of the beautiful English Lake District. This location is the ideal base for visiting the many famous attractions of the Lake District. The luxury Hotel is idealy situated in the village of Windermere and is just 5 minutes walk passed many fine restaurants, shops, cinema and pubs down to Lake Windermere. (back to top)


Bed and Breakfasts in Windermere, The Lakes
 
Windermere accommodation - Beaumont House
from £45
singles, doubles, twins and bridal suites

Beaumont House, Windermere, provides superb quality Bed & Breakfast in Windermere. It offers superb food, sincere hospitality and tranquility yet only two minutes walk to the centre of Windermere. All bedrooms have luxurious, excellent quality beds, colour television, hairdryers, hospitality tray and the en-suite shower room has power showers or Whirlpool bath, toiletries etc. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - The Millbeck
from £38

double rooms and four poster

Gilly and Mike are proud to welcome you to Millbeck bed and breakfast. The
luxury B&B is a traditional Lakeland stone property which overlooks the
tranquil Millbeck stream. The property has recently undergone a complete
refurbishment with newly appointed en suite bathrooms, deluxe bedrooms,
elegant decor and soft furnishings. Millbeck offers the finest standards in
prestigious accommodation right in the heart of the Lake District. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - The  Hideaway
from £100

double rooms

Tucked quietly away, just behind the village of Windermere, in the heart of England’s beautiful Lake District, this traditional Victorian Lakeland home offers stylish accommodation and delicious modern British food. Family-run by owners Richard & Lisa Gornall, this secret treasure truly lives up to its name. The Hideaway At Windermere is a restaurant with rooms offering a welcome with warmth and a whole lot more than a place to stay. The aim is simple: to offer attractive peaceful rooms, great service and superb food in a relaxed, stylish environment. Surrounded by peace and tranquillity, yet in the heart of it all, the Hideaway At Windermere is conveniently located, close to the very centre of the charming village of Windermere, surrounded by the stunning natural beauty of the Lake District. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Jericho's
from £40

single & double rooms

This restaurant with rooms now encompasses the renowned Jerichos Restaurant, highly rated in independent food guides, and a true culinary gem. The contemporary dining room wonderfully complements the beautiful Victorian property which is full of original features, including an original tiled foyer and a large pitch pine staircase. The establishment is close to the centre of the village and has a large, private car park. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Broadlands
from £33

single & double rooms

Set in the heart of the Lake District, this traditional Lakeland stone Victorian house is ideally located in a peaceful road just 2 minutes away from the centre of Windermere village. The house has lovely views overlooking Ellethwaite Park and is ideally located for visits to the village of Bowness on Windermere and the Lake. Furthermore, there are all grades of walks which can be started from the house – the staff are happy to advise you on them and offer maps and guides to help. Locally organised tours can also be arranged for you, with collection and drop-off at the property. Although not a hotel, Broadlands provides a high standard of accommodation and service, which is reflected in its AA 3-star award, gaining 98% in all categories of service and housekeeping. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Firgarth
from £46

single, double & four-poster rooms

This elegant Victorian house, built in Lakeland stone around 1875, offers views to the rear over Wynlass Beck, along with comfortable en suite rooms, a residents' lounge and private parking. Firgarth Guest House is conveniently situated just 12 minutes' walk from the centre of Windermere, which offers a range of shops, pubs and restaurants. The guest house has a great location, between the busy villages of Windermere and Bowness. It is a clean, comfortable and reasonably priced bed and breakfast, situated in the number one location within the English Lake District National Park: Windermere. The guest lounge is comfortable, with plenty of books and information on local walks, as well as a selection of games to keep you amused in the evenings. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Ellerthwaite Lodge
from £55

single, twin, double, four-poster & family rooms

Superbly placed for those wishing to enjoy the pleasures of the Lake District, this charming 19th century house provides friendly and comfortable accommodation in the traditional Lakes town of Windermere. The lodge is just a 2-minute walk from the recently refurbished Windermere town centre, with its variety of shops and its selection of good-quality restaurants. The shores of Lake Windermere are also just a short stroll away, providing the opportunity to try your hand at a number of water sports. A 4-star, non-smoking guesthouse, Ellerthwaite Lodge has been given a makeover during 2007/2008 and now provides 16 relaxing and comfortably furnished en suite rooms. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Laurel Cottage
from £66

double rooms

Peacefully situated in Windermere overlooking Queens Park, this guest house is a short stroll from the amenities in the village and about 20 minutes’ walk from the Lake and Bowness. Laurel Cottage is convenient for Windermere rail and bus station and is an ideal base from which to explore the Lake District. The guest house is set within a small Victorian house built in the 1890s of local stone. It has been modernised to offer up-to-date comforts, but has retained its original character. Laurel Cottage is run by the owners Gwen and John, who offer a warm and friendly welcome. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Thornbank House
from £40

single, double & family rooms

Situated in a peaceful residential area of Windermere, this charming guest house is set in an area of outstanding natural beauty, within walking distance of Bowness, in the English Lake District. Thornbank Guest House is located between Windermere and Bowness on the lake. This position gives you the opportunity to visit a wealth of attractions; from quaint little villages enriched in history to the spectacular scenic beauty the area has to offer. Recently awarded 4 stars by the English Tourism Council, Mark and Jane Hibbitt welcome you into their family home to share a friendly and informal atmosphere, complemented by an excellent quality of service. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Southview B&B
from £80

double rooms and superior room with spa

Southview is a quality B&B with its own indoor heated swimming pool in the heart of Windermere, in the Lake District. Situated in a quite cul-de-sac position overlooking the town centre , yet only 2 minutes walk from the bars/restaurant. It is a NON-Smoking family run B&B, offering the very best in service and hospitality with a focus on perfection, cleanliness, hygiene and your satisfaction. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - The Ravensworth
from £32

singles, doubles, twins and four poster rooms

A traditional, Lakeland house with character offering a warm welcome and relaxed atmosphere. All rooms NON SMOKING Only a few minutes walk from the centre of Windermere village and railway station. The Ravensworth is a detached 19th century traditional stone character guesthouse. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Westbury House
from £34

singles, doubles and twin rooms

Victorian residence offering quality accommodation and excellent value for money. Centrally situated in Windermere Village in a quiet side street and approximately 1 mile from Lake Windermere. It is a charming Victorian residence offering quality accommodation and value for money. 5 mins walk from Windermere rail/bus station. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Cambridge House Guest House
from £52

doubles, families, delux and four poster rooms

Cambridge House Guest House is situated in the centre of Windermere, in the heart of the English Lake District. Cambridge House is a small, friendly and family owned guest house built in the traditional Lakeland style. Cambridge House Guest House is only a pleasant 15 minute walk to the beautiful Lake Windermere, what more could you ask for? (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - St John's Lodge
from £59

double rooms

Pretty Lakeland B&B ideally situated between Windermere village and the lake and close to all amenities. Exclusively for non-smokers. Large breakfast menu including vegetarian, vegan, fresh fish and house speciality dishes. The lake is only 10 mins walk away and St John's Lodge is close to all amenities including The Beatrix Potter attraction. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Number 80
from £60

double rooms

Elegant 4 bedroom lakeland guest house. Recently refurbished with stylish modern interiors. Quiet location. 2 minutes walk to shops and restaurants and 5 minutes to Lake Windermere. Delicious generous breakfasts. Hotel style at B&B prices! (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Ivythwaite Hotel
from £84

four-poster and double rooms

The Ivythwaite Lodge is hotel-class accommodation with the friendliness of a guest house. This pleasant retreat offers sumptious jacuzzi spa baths and king-size four poster beds: luxury is only a click away! A 15 minute stroll will take you to the lively village of Bowness and the shores of Lake Windermere where you can take a cruise or hire a rowing boat. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Rosemount
from £35

singles and double rooms

Visit Rosemount once and you'll want to there again. Quality B&B and handy for boats, trains and automobiles. It offers crisp, comfy beds and superb breakfasts, plus free leisure club use and a host with a sense of humour. Rosemount has 16 charming rooms, all with tea and coffee trays and colour TV and accommodate large groups. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Crompton House
from £50

double rooms

Crompton House is a Victorian built guest house which retains a lot of character, with a warm and friendly atmosphere. The guest house is ideally situated in Windermere, midway between the busy villages of Windermere and Bowness. It's a 5 minute taxi ride from the train station and is a 10-15 minutes walk to the exquisite Lake Windermere. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - MontClare Guest House
from £50

double and family rooms

Montclare is situated on Crag Brow in the heart of Bowness-on-Windermere. There are a selection of quality shops, cafes and local attractions on the doorstep and the lakeshore is only a two minute walk away. All rooms are en-suite and for breakfast why not try our hearty full english. We are happy to provide packed lunches and guarantee you a warm, friendly welcome. Our aim is to make your stay with us a real great break. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Glenville House
from £68
doubles and twin rooms

Traditionally built Lakeland-Stone Victorian House sits in its own gardens backed by a stream and woodland, and is situated a short walk from both the centres of Windermere and Bowness on Windermere. On the ground floor there is a spacious breakfast room and a large double/twin room. The wonderful pitch pine staircase takes you up to any one of six rooms, all rooms are en-suite and spacious. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - 1 Park Road
from £75
double rooms

1 Park Road is Silver Award Winning chintz-free contemporary Les Routiers accommodation in the heart of Windermere village. We are quickly gaining a reputation for being one of the finest Guest Houses in The Lake District. We have just been awarded the Les Routiers badge for 2006. 1 Park Road is strictly a Non-Smoking establishment. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Ivy Bank
from £79
double and triple rooms

Ivy Bank is a pretty Victorian house built in the 1890's from local slate and retains many of its original features. Within thirty minutes walk from Ivy Bank there are several excellent viewpoints, the lakeshore and tumbling waterfalls. We are situated on a quiet road away from main thoroughfares within a few minutes walk of the all the village facilities. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Lingmoor
from £65
double and twin rooms

This charming traditional Lakeland house offers comfortable accommodation in a great location, in the centre of the village of Windermere, in the heart of the beautiful Lake District.The superb location makes Lingmoor Guest Accommodation a great base from which to explore the stunning natural beauty and breathtaking scenery of the Lake District, which so inspired Wordsworth, Wainwright and Beatrix Potter. Windermere’s train and coach station is just a 3-minute walk away and all of the town’s pubs and restaurants are within easy walking distance. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - All Seasons
from £60
double and twin rooms

This traditional Lakeland stone-built house offers comfortable accommodation in a great location, in the centre of the village of Windermere, in the heart of the beautiful Lake District. The house still retains its beautiful original exterior, slate roof and several other lovely period features. There are 3 comfortable, modern en suite rooms with showers, and one room with private facilities. Each room is comfortable and well equipped, with a flat-screen TV, a DVD player and tea/coffee making facilities. All Seasons Guest Accommodation aims to offer a comfortable, hospitable stay, at an affordable price, in a family-run house. With just 4 rooms, guests can benefit from attentive, personalised service. Accommodation is available throughout the year. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Glen Wynne
from £34
single, twin & double rooms

Glen Wynne is a cosy B&B that offers quality, comfortable and friendly accommodation in the heart of Windermere village, the Lake District. It is close to the railway/bus station, local restaurants, bars and shops, and the lake. The traditional stone Victorian guest house has been awarded a Visit Britain 3-star rating. All rooms are spacious, tastefully decorated and have en suite facilities. Full English breakfast is included in your room rate. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Oakthorpe & Lamplighter Bar
from £69
doubles rooms

Close to all that the town has to offer, the Oakthorpe and Lamplighter Bar has a good location, only a two-minute walk from Windermere Railway Station and just off the A591, which runs right through the Lake District. Lake Windermere is just 5 minutes away by car or only a 15-minute stroll from the front door. There is a large, free car park. A range of accommodation is available to suit the needs and budget of any traveller. Some rooms have en suite bathrooms and rooms with shared bathroom facilities are also available. Delicious food and real ales are served in both the restaurant and the Lamplighter Bar. Seafood is a speciality, with fresh fish delivered daily from Fleetwood. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Broadlands
from £63
single, twin & double rooms

Set in the heart of the Lake District, this traditional Lakeland stone Victorian house is ideally located on a peaceful road just 2 minutes from the centre of Windermere village. The house has lovely views overlooking Ellethwaite Park and is ideally located for visits to Bowness on Windermere and the Lake. Many grades of walks can be started from the house the staff are happy to advise you on them and offer maps and guides to help. Locally organised tours can also be arranged for you, with collection and drop-off at the property. Although not a hotel, Broadlands Guest House is proud to have been awarded '3 AA Yellow Stars Highly Commended', in July 2009. This award is given to the top 10% of 3-star Guest Accommodation. Guests are offered free car park passes for use whilst staying at Broadlands. These can be used in all SLDC car parks in the area. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Autumn Leaves
from £53
single, twin & double rooms

Overlooking Ellerthwaite Park, this traditional Lakeland stone house is ideally located in Windermere, just 150 metres from the town centre and a short walk from Bowness. Offering a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, Autumn Leaves Guest House is set on a central yet peaceful road in the centre of the town. Boasting excellent transport links, this position provides the ideal base from which to discover the natural beauty of the Lake District. Whether you want to enjoy the numerous activities available in the surroundings, or simply relax, Amanda and her family welcome you to their home in Windermere. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Windermere Suites
from £199
double rooms

Winner of the AA's 'Funkiest B&B' award for 2009/10, these boutique-style suites offer designer luxury, with 42-inch LCD TVs, crystal lights, iPod docking stations and free Wi-Fi. With a 5-star Guest Accommodation rating from the AA, enjoy luxury bathrooms and modern designer furniture at the elegant Windermere Suites. A hearty Cumbria platter or continental breakfast is served in your suite every morning. Windermere Suites is a 2-minute stroll from the main village's shops and fine restaurants. Also within walking distance is Bowness-on-Windermere, home to the 'World of Beatrix Potter'. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Beech House
from £62
twin, double & family rooms

In a quiet location, only a few minutes' walk from Windermere's town centre, this small, charming guest house is traditionally built from authentic local stone. In the heart of the English Lake District, Beech House offers bed and breakfast accommodation in a good location, within easy reach of all of Windermere's shops, cafes and restaurants. Windermere Railway Station is less than 750 metres away and the guest house also has easy access to the town's bus services. All of the rooms have en suite shower rooms and gas central heating. Every room has a TV, a hairdryer, tea/coffee making facilities and an alarm clock radio. A full English breakfast is available every day, along with vegetarian, continental and lighter options. From the moment you arrive, you will be made very welcome by your hosts, Lewis and Maureen McConnachie, who pride themselves on offering a warm, friendly welcome and a relaxed atmosphere. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Briscoe Lodge
from £67
double rooms

Briscoe Lodge is 1-minute walk from the centre of Windermere. The Victorian, stone guest house from 1891 has many original features, and free Wi-Fi throughout. Bowness and Lake Windermere are within walking distance, and the train and bus stations can be reached in 10 minutes. The modern rooms have a DVD player with free 24-hour DVD library. The non-smoking house is run on an environmentally friendly basis. Briscoe Lodge offers free, safe on-street parking and an on-site massage service. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Windermere Manor
from £50
single, twin, double & family rooms

Surrounded by the stunning natural beauty of the Lake District, Windermere Manor Hotel is located on the outskirts of the town, just 10 minutes' walk from the shores of Lake Windermere. This very special location makes the hotel a beautiful, peaceful base from which to explore the region. Many of the well-appointed, en suite rooms have attractive balconies and stunning views of Lake Windermere. Several of the rooms are also suitable for families. The conservatory and oak-panelled restaurant (formerly a chapel) overlook the gardens and the lake. In both you can enjoy an extensive and varied menu, including local specialities. The impressive leisure facilities are a great way to unwind after a long day's walking and include an indoor heated swimming pool, a well-equipped gym and the sauna. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - The Howbeck
from £119
twin & double rooms

In the beautiful Lake District, just 2 minutes' walk from Windermere, this luxury bed and breakfast boasts a position as one of the AA's Top 500 Places To Stay. The Howbeck is a Best Loved Hotels of the World member and boasts 11 stunning rooms and suites, each one individually decorated and named after Cumbrian Becks (Becks being the Viking word meaning stream). It also houses an award-winning restaurant with a good reputation for using fresh, local ingredients. During your stay at the Howbeck, you can explore the magnificent scenery and stunning natural beauty of the Lake District. Nearby Lake Windermere is the largest natural lake in England and provides the ideal spot for a range of water-sports and country pursuits. With a wonderful location, stunning surroundings and superb accommodation, the Howbeck is a luxurious base from which to experience all that the Lake District has to offer. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Newstead
from £80
double rooms

This grand Victorian villa is now an outstanding 5-star guest house offering rich, elegant en suite rooms, free Wi-Fi and free parking, only 10 minutes' walk from Windermere. Surrounded by the stunning natural beauty of the Lake District, Newstead is just a 15-minute walk from Lake Windermere. Built in 1897 with traditional, local Lakeland stone, the house still boasts many beautiful original Victorian features including its splendid hall and staircase, marble fireplaces and mahogany woodwork. Bland, soulless, contemporary design has been avoided in the decoration of the house, in favour of the elegant styles of the Arts and Crafts, Art Deco and Art Nouveau movements, recalling the splendour of Victorian times. There are 9 rooms, all individually decorated, with their own unique charm. All of the rooms have en suite showers, TVs and tea/coffee making facilities. Guests also enjoy free use of a private leisure club with a swimming pool, which is just a few minutes' drive away. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Newstead
from £80
single & double rooms

This grand Victorian villa is now an outstanding 5-star guest house offering rich, elegant en suite rooms, free Wi-Fi and free parking, only 10 minutes' walk from Windermere. Surrounded by the stunning natural beauty of the Lake District, Newstead is just a 15-minute walk from Lake Windermere. Built in 1897 with traditional, local Lakeland stone, the house still boasts many beautiful original Victorian features including its splendid hall and staircase, marble fireplaces and mahogany woodwork. Bland, soulless, contemporary design has been avoided in the decoration of the house, in favour of the elegant styles of the Arts and Crafts, Art Deco and Art Nouveau movements, recalling the splendour of Victorian times. There are 9 rooms, all individually decorated, with their own unique charm. All of the rooms have en suite showers, TVs and tea/coffee making facilities. Guests also enjoy free use of a private leisure club with a swimming pool, which is just a few minutes' drive away. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Rosemount
from £42
single & double rooms

Our quality B&B is the ideal launch pad for your Lake District stay. After a satisfying night's rest in one of our firm but comfortable beds, stroll down to the elegant dining room. There you will find a breakfast to keep the keenest walker or cyclist going all day. Visit us once and you'll want to stay again. We regret that we do not accept one-night stays. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Braemount House
from £80
single, twin & double rooms

With attractive gardens and the option of 4-poster beds, Braemount aims to offer that little extra. Upon your arrival, enjoy free afternoon tea and cake, or evening wine and nibbles. Halfway between Windermere and Bowness, within easy reach of the country's largest lake, this 19th-century house offers relaxed, peaceful charm. You will have access to the swimming pool, gym, sauna and jacuzzi at a local private leisure club just a 5-minute drive away. Sparkling wine, champagne and flower arrangements can be added to your room as a delightful finishing touch. Built in 1879, this one-time doctor's house and surgery keeps its extra-wide doorways and authentic Victorian tiled hallway. Small changes have been made to the building to add comfort, but to keep character. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Invergarry
from £75
double rooms

In the heart of the beautiful Lake District, between Windermere and Bowness, this traditional Lakeland guest house offers a warm welcome, comfortable accommodation and a hearty breakfast. The Invergarry Guest House has a great location, close to all that the area has to offer, including Lake Windermere and all of the shops, bars, restaurants and cinemas of both Windermere and Bowness. Small and friendly, the guest house has just 5 rooms, guaranteeing guests personalised service and a warm welcome. There are 4 rooms in the main house and a garden room in the courtyard. All of the rooms have en suite shower facilities, plenty of storage space, well-stocked hospitality trays, TVs, radio alarms and hairdryers. A full traditional cooked breakfast is included in the price and is freshly cooked to order. Free parking is available for guests. The Invergarry is open all year round, with special rates over the autumn and winter periods. There are local walks from the front door and Windermere golf course is just a short drive away. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Invergarry
from £75
double rooms

In the heart of the beautiful Lake District, between Windermere and Bowness, this traditional Lakeland guest house offers a warm welcome, comfortable accommodation and a hearty breakfast. The Invergarry Guest House has a great location, close to all that the area has to offer, including Lake Windermere and all of the shops, bars, restaurants and cinemas of both Windermere and Bowness. Small and friendly, the guest house has just 5 rooms, guaranteeing guests personalised service and a warm welcome. There are 4 rooms in the main house and a garden room in the courtyard. All of the rooms have en suite shower facilities, plenty of storage space, well-stocked hospitality trays, TVs, radio alarms and hairdryers. A full traditional cooked breakfast is included in the price and is freshly cooked to order. Free parking is available for guests. The Invergarry is open all year round, with special rates over the autumn and winter periods. There are local walks from the front door and Windermere golf course is just a short drive away. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Holly Lodge
from £50
single, double & family rooms

Holly Lodge Bed and Breakfast, built in 1854, is one of the oldest Guest House Accommodation providers in Windermere, Lake DistrictIt is situated just off the main road in the village, in a quiet position, close to the shops, restaurants, buses and trains. It is also well placed for bus tours and Lake cruises.We have wireless internet access.There is full central heating, a comfortable lounge in Holly Lodge Guest House Accommodation in Windermere, Lake District with an open fire and a pleasant dining room with separate tables. Cots and high chairs are available in Holly Lodge Guest House Accommodation in Windermere, Lake District. Some private parking is available at Holly Lodge Guest House Accommodation in Windermere, Lake District, but please check on arrival. We have a full fire certificate. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Ashleigh
from £56
twin & double rooms

Ashleigh Guest House is a traditional Lakeland stone Victorian house situated in the centre of the village of Windermere in the beautiful English Lake District National Park. The House has been restored and modernised to create an English homely atmosphere. We are a family run Bed and Breakfast with a friendly outlook that ensures you will have a warm and comfortable stay in beautiful surroundings. Ashleigh is a totally non smoking guest house. Sorry we do not accept children under 7. The village of Windermere lays between beautiful Lakeland fells and the largest lake in England where there are lots of water sports and lake cruises. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Rockside
from £75
double rooms

Traditional lakeland stone period property, full of character and charm. Prominently located at the head of Windermere village 2 minutes walk from the train and bus station. Relaxed atmosphere and friendly hospitality. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Orrest Cottage
from £70
double rooms

Judy and Steve would like to invite you to stay with them in their cozy three-storey 19th Century Lakeland Cottage situated in the town of Windermere, in the beautiful English Lake District. Orrest Cottage has been recently refurbished to give a contemporary feel and atmosphere. There are three comfortable en suite rooms, each able to accommodate two adults. Wake up and look forward to a delicious Lakeland breakfast. To boost your appetite there is lots of fresh Lake District air and certainly plenty of local walks and many starting from just outside the front door. Across the road is the start of the Orrest Head walk, made famous by Lakeland author Alfred Wainwright, it offers you some of the most stunning views over the Lake District fells.We are ideally located just 200m, if you're walking, from either Windermere railway station or the main bus stop at Windermere Tourist Information and we're just the same distance from the centre of town.For your convenience we are Wi Fi enabled, and can offer you flexible check–in times to suit your needs. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Rayrigg Villa
from £80
twin, double & family rooms

Judy and Steve would like to invite you to stay with them in their cozy three-storey 19th Century Lakeland Cottage situated in the town of Windermere, in the beautiful English Lake District. Orrest Cottage has been recently refurbished to give a contemporary feel and atmosphere. There are three comfortable en suite rooms, each able to accommodate two adults. Wake up and look forward to a delicious Lakeland breakfast. To boost your appetite there is lots of fresh Lake District air and certainly plenty of local walks and many starting from just outside the front door. Across the road is the start of the Orrest Head walk, made famous by Lakeland author Alfred Wainwright, it offers you some of the most stunning views over the Lake District fells.We are ideally located just 200m, if you're walking, from either Windermere railway station or the main bus stop at Windermere Tourist Information and we're just the same distance from the centre of town.For your convenience we are Wi Fi enabled, and can offer you flexible check–in times to suit your needs. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Bonny Brae
from £90
twin, double & triple rooms

Bonny Brae Guest House is run by Jess and Helen. It is a friendly family run Bed and Breakfast, situated in the centre of Windermere village. The lake, station, tour buses, local shops, restaurants and facilities are all within easy walking distance. All rooms are of a high standard. Breakfasts are freshly cooked to order. We are very happy to advise on local ammienities and walks and hope you enjoy your visit to this beautiful lakeland area with it's breath taking locations. All rooms non smoking. Free Wi-Fi. 2 night min stay at the weekend. 3 nights min at Bank Holidays. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Holly-wood
from £42
single & double rooms

Holly-Wood is a charming, quietly situated family owned Guest House ideally positioned just a few minutes walk from Windermere Village centre in the heart of the Lake District. Bowness-on-Windermere, with its boat rides and numerous specialist arts and craft shops, restaurants, cafes and inns is a short stroll down the hill. The house is a beautiful late Victorian villa built 1897 and still retains some original features, a family run guest house offering stylish and secluded accommodation, with friendly service and a warm welcome in the heart of the beautiful Lake District the back drop to the recent Miss Potter film, and home to The Swallows and Amazon books. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Adam Place
from £35
single, double, triple & family rooms

Holly-Wood is a charming, quietly situated family owned Guest House ideally positioned just a few minutes walk from Windermere Village centre in the heart of the Lake District. Bowness-on-Windermere, with its boat rides and numerous specialist arts and craft shops, restaurants, cafes and inns is a short stroll down the hill. The house is a beautiful late Victorian villa built 1897 and still retains some original features, a family run guest house offering stylish and secluded accommodation, with friendly service and a warm welcome in the heart of the beautiful Lake District the back drop to the recent Miss Potter film, and home to The Swallows and Amazon books. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Beckmead House
from £70
twin & double rooms

Beckmead House is ideally situated just 5 minutes walk from the centre of Windermere & just 10 minutes walk from Lake Windermere. We are a family run guest house with quality accommadation, and a relaxed friendly atmosphere.We have single, double and twin-bedded rooms, they are en-suite or with private showers, all are centrally heated, tastefully decorated and have colour t.v, tea and coffee making facilities, hair dryers and a range of toiletries.Breakfast at Beckmead is something special. There is a choice of fuit juices, various cereals,our freshly prepared yogurt or fresh fruit, followed by a traditional English breakfast of bacon, egg, local sausage, tomato, mushrooms etc. we also cater for vegetarians and special diets.For the comfort and safety of all our guests Beckmead House is non smoking. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Glencree
from £80
double rooms

A warm welcome awaits you at Glencree, a beautiful traditional Lakeland stone house which is backed by woodland and overlooks a pretty brook. The guest house lies within an easy 10-minute walk of the famous Lake Windermere in the village of Bowness and an 8-minute walk from Windermere village. There are several excellent viewpoints, the lakeshore and tumbling waterfalls within easy walking distance as well as numerous resturants, cafes, bars and public houses.Glencree makes the ideal base for enjoying the fabulous Lake District whether you want to just relax and take in the spectacle, explore the fells, take a boat ride, visit museums and country houses or enjoy a panoramic tour with someone else doing the driving.There is Windermere Golf course nearby, bicycle hire available, forest parks with nature trails and sculptures, horse riding, fishing and all the water sportsBeing a family-run concern, we are able to offer a personal service to make sure that your stay with us is comfortable and enjoyable as possible. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Ravenscroft
from £80
double rooms

Within easy walking distance of the villages of Windermere and Bowness, Ravenscroft offers a warm, friendly atmosphere coupled with beautifully appointed rooms.In the winter the log fire roars up the chimney in the delightful guest lounge and in the summer the garden is lovely to sit and relax in.Breakfast is served using fresh and local ingredients andspecial diets are happly catered for.A pleasant and relaxing place in which to spend your time in the Lake District. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Thorncliffe
from £80
double rooms

Thorncliffe dates from 1898 and was built from traditional Lakeland slate. It is ideally situated in a quiet residential area between the villages of Windermere and Bowness, in the English Lake District. It is only a short walk to the many shops, pubs and restaurants which both villages offer, and a 10 - 15 minute walk to Lake Windermere. The house which has recently been refurbished and modernised, has many of the original features but also has a light, contemporary feel, with original works of art decorating the walls. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - The Coach House
from £75
double rooms

Contemporary accommodation in the heart of the lakes. An unusually stylish guest house - originally a Victorian coach house with dangerously comfortable wrought iron beds and wickedly invigorating en-suite showers. Decorated in warm, bright colours and adorned with various antique appendages. Complimentary use of local leisure club and information on local walks and restaurants. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - The Boundary
from £140
double rooms

The Boundary offers contemporary boutique-style accommodation in a Victorian house, just an stroll from the villages of Bowness and Windermere. You'll find spacious, individually designed bedrooms and luxury bathrooms, an elegant dining room and cosy places to lounge about, with wireless internet access throughout. King-sized beds and 26" flat-screen TV are standard, and from bathroom to breakfast we use the best of local producers and local suppliers to make your stay unique. The Boundary is owned and run by Steve Thomas and Helen Sowerby. In 2009 it received a five-star grading and a silver award from VisitBritain. We are always looking to enhance your stay in the Lake District, and to use and promote quality, local, products and services wherever we can. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Claremont
from £66
double rooms

Lakeland Stonebuilt Guesthouse in the heart of the lake district. a short stroll from the shores of lake windermere,situated close to biskey howe veiwpoint very popular with panoramic veiws over lake windermere . We are close to shops, restaurants and bars.Claremont is under new management ,newley refurbished to a high standard. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Hazeldene
from £75
double rooms

A choice of five double en-suite bedrooms is available, two having four poster beds and two with views towards Lake Windermere and the fells in the distance. All the guest rooms are centrally heated, have hospitality trays, colour television, a hair dryer, shaving points, ironing facilities and en-suite shower rooms with W. C. Our guest house is within easy walking distance of all the amenities Bowness has to offer; from restaurants to cinema, shops to pubs and not forgetting Lake Windermere itself (a 5 minute or so stroll). Free parking for up to five cars is also available. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Lickbarrow Lodge
from £75
double & family rooms

Lickbarrow Lodge is an Arts and Crafts country house on the edge of our own 5-acre woodland, on a quiet country road just outside the 19th Century village of Windermere, where most local facilities can be found, and the picturesque lakeside village of Bowness-on-Windermere, each just a pleasant stroll away. We are not an hotel, nor a guest-house - Lickbarrow Lodge is our own home in which we offer the choice of Bed & Breakfast accommodation in the charming guest-room - with oak floors and sheepskin rugs, or Self-Catering accommodation in the unique self-contained studio apartment , each room in keeping with the Arts and Crafts ethos. (back to top)


Cottages in Windermere, Lake District
 
Windermere accommodation - Cambridge House Guest House
from £98 for 1 nights
apartment suites

Oakdene Apartment Suites are situated in the centre of Windermere village, just a few minutes' walk from the lake yet in a quiet side street and within walking distance of all shops, bus and train stations. STRICTLY NON SMOKING. Situated just 300 yards from the nearest pubs and restaurants and 100 yards to the local mini-market. Private parking. One car per apartment. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Lintel Dell
from £162 for 3 nights
cottage for two people

A delightfully sunny conservatory-style dining room is the focal point of this sweet garden apartment ideally situated between the lakeside towns of Windermere and Bowness at the heart of the southern Lake District. Visitor attractions include historic houses and gardens, museums and galleries, many within walking distance. Water sports at Bowness, as well as the steamers for trips around Lake Windermere. Visit Lakeside where you will find the Aquarium of the Lakes. Other days out are the South Lakes Wild Animal Park at Dalton and Holker Hall near Cartmel. This is the perfect holiday base to explore this beautiful area. Shops and pubs within 500 yards. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Lodge No. 44
from £307 for 3 nights
cottage for four people

An idyllic location, just yards from the shores of Lake Windermere, these lodges are attractively sited in landscaped grounds with private decking terraces. The facilities on this site are absolutely superb, with a fabulous indoor heated swimming pool and adjoining sauna, children’s play and picnic area and delightful woodland walks. For the energetic there are tennis courts and a gymnasium whilst the marina offers boat launching facilities. There is a choice of a-la-carte restaurant, cocktail bar and lounge bar with a full range of meals and fast food take away. At the heart of the Lake District this location is perfect to explore all the wonderful attractions such as The World of Beatrix Potter Visitor Centre at Brockhole and Windermere Steam Boat Museum nearby. For an excellent day out the South Lakes Animal Park has a Sumatran tiger conservation centre, or The Aquarium of the Lakes boasts sharks and otters. Culturally there are art galleries and craft centres within a short drive or why not simply relax and enjoy the panorama of the lake, surrounding fells and breathtaking countryside. Shop and bar on site. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Lodge No. 53
from £307 for 3 nights
cottage for four people

An idyllic location, just yards from the shores of Lake Windermere, these lodges are attractively sited in landscaped grounds with private decking terraces. The facilities on this site are absolutely superb, with a fabulous indoor heated swimming pool and adjoining sauna, children’s play and picnic area and delightful woodland walks. For the energetic there are tennis courts and a gymnasium whilst the marina offers boat launching facilities. There is a choice of a-la-carte restaurant, cocktail bar and lounge bar with a full range of meals and fast food take away. At the heart of the Lake District this location is perfect to explore all the wonderful attractions such as The World of Beatrix Potter Visitor Centre at Brockhole and Windermere Steam Boat Museum nearby. For an excellent day out the South Lakes Animal Park has a Sumatran tiger conservation centre, or The Aquarium of the Lakes boasts sharks and otters. Culturally there are art galleries and craft centres within a short drive or why not simply relax and enjoy the panorama of the lake, surrounding fells and breathtaking countryside. Shop and bar on site. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Lodge No. 40A
from £307 for 3 nights
cottage for four people

An idyllic location, just yards from the shores of Lake Windermere, these lodges are attractively sited in landscaped grounds with private decking terraces. The facilities on this site are absolutely superb, with a fabulous indoor heated swimming pool and adjoining sauna, children’s play and picnic area and delightful woodland walks. For the energetic there are tennis courts and a gymnasium whilst the marina offers boat launching facilities. There is a choice of a-la-carte restaurant, cocktail bar and lounge bar with a full range of meals and fast food take away. At the heart of the Lake District this location is perfect to explore all the wonderful attractions such as The World of Beatrix Potter Visitor Centre at Brockhole and Windermere Steam Boat Museum nearby. For an excellent day out the South Lakes Animal Park has a Sumatran tiger conservation centre, or The Aquarium of the Lakes boasts sharks and otters. Culturally there are art galleries and craft centres within a short drive or why not simply relax and enjoy the panorama of the lake, surrounding fells and breathtaking countryside. Shop and bar on site. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Lodge No. 48
from £324 for 3 nights
cottage for six people

An idyllic location, just yards from the shores of Lake Windermere, these lodges are attractively sited in landscaped grounds with private decking terraces. The facilities on this site are absolutely superb, with a fabulous indoor heated swimming pool and adjoining sauna, children’s play and picnic area and delightful woodland walks. For the energetic there are tennis courts and a gymnasium whilst the marina offers boat launching facilities. There is a choice of a-la-carte restaurant, cocktail bar and lounge bar with a full range of meals and fast food take away. At the heart of the Lake District this location is perfect to explore all the wonderful attractions such as The World of Beatrix Potter Visitor Centre at Brockhole and Windermere Steam Boat Museum nearby. For an excellent day out the South Lakes Animal Park has a Sumatran tiger conservation centre, or The Aquarium of the Lakes boasts sharks and otters. Culturally there are art galleries and craft centres within a short drive or why not simply relax and enjoy the panorama of the lake, surrounding fells and breathtaking countryside. Shop and bar on site. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Lodge No. 49
from £324 for 3 nights
cottage for six people

An idyllic location, just yards from the shores of Lake Windermere, these lodges are attractively sited in landscaped grounds with private decking terraces. The facilities on this site are absolutely superb, with a fabulous indoor heated swimming pool and adjoining sauna, children’s play and picnic area and delightful woodland walks. For the energetic there are tennis courts and a gymnasium whilst the marina offers boat launching facilities. There is a choice of a-la-carte restaurant, cocktail bar and lounge bar with a full range of meals and fast food take away. At the heart of the Lake District this location is perfect to explore all the wonderful attractions such as The World of Beatrix Potter Visitor Centre at Brockhole and Windermere Steam Boat Museum nearby. For an excellent day out the South Lakes Animal Park has a Sumatran tiger conservation centre, or The Aquarium of the Lakes boasts sharks and otters. Culturally there are art galleries and craft centres within a short drive or why not simply relax and enjoy the panorama of the lake, surrounding fells and breathtaking countryside. Shop and bar on site. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Lodge No. 34
from £324 for 3 nights
cottage for six people

An idyllic location, just yards from the shores of Lake Windermere, these lodges are attractively sited in landscaped grounds with private decking terraces. The facilities on this site are absolutely superb, with a fabulous indoor heated swimming pool and adjoining sauna, children’s play and picnic area and delightful woodland walks. For the energetic there are tennis courts and a gymnasium whilst the marina offers boat launching facilities. There is a choice of a-la-carte restaurant, cocktail bar and lounge bar with a full range of meals and fast food take away. At the heart of the Lake District this location is perfect to explore all the wonderful attractions such as The World of Beatrix Potter Visitor Centre at Brockhole and Windermere Steam Boat Museum nearby. For an excellent day out the South Lakes Animal Park has a Sumatran tiger conservation centre, or The Aquarium of the Lakes boasts sharks and otters. Culturally there are art galleries and craft centres within a short drive or why not simply relax and enjoy the panorama of the lake, surrounding fells and breathtaking countryside. Shop and bar on site. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Lodge No. 35
from £324 for 3 nights
cottage for six people

An idyllic location, just yards from the shores of Lake Windermere, these lodges are attractively sited in landscaped grounds with private decking terraces. The facilities on this site are absolutely superb, with a fabulous indoor heated swimming pool and adjoining sauna, children’s play and picnic area and delightful woodland walks. For the energetic there are tennis courts and a gymnasium whilst the marina offers boat launching facilities. There is a choice of a-la-carte restaurant, cocktail bar and lounge bar with a full range of meals and fast food take away. At the heart of the Lake District this location is perfect to explore all the wonderful attractions such as The World of Beatrix Potter Visitor Centre at Brockhole and Windermere Steam Boat Museum nearby. For an excellent day out the South Lakes Animal Park has a Sumatran tiger conservation centre, or The Aquarium of the Lakes boasts sharks and otters. Culturally there are art galleries and craft centres within a short drive or why not simply relax and enjoy the panorama of the lake, surrounding fells and breathtaking countryside. Shop and bar on site. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Wood Farm Cottage
from £267 for 7 nights
cottage for four people

Stunningly situated close to extensive woodland and next to a tumbling stream in the foothills of southern Lakeland within the Lake District National Park, this delightful holiday cottage (on right in photograph) is a must for nature lovers. Accessed up an unmade, leafy lane it adjoins one other house, peace and tranquillity is guaranteed. Walks are numerous from the doorstep and the high fells are a short drive. There is a good selection of pubs and inns within 3 miles. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Rose Cottage
from £248 for 7 nights
cottage for two people

These delightful holiday cottages in a row of four former stables have their own south-facing patios with chimineas (heaters), beautiful open views and are just a mile from Windermere village with pubs, restaurants and stylish boutiques. The Heaning is a former Victorian coaching house set in pretty landscaped gardens providing tranquillity and the chance to see abundant wildlife, making an excellent holiday base at the heart of the southern Lake District. Historic houses and gardens, attractions connected to William Wordsworth and Beatrix Potter, plus art galleries and museums abound in this area. Boat trips and water sports at Bowness, 2 miles away, the stunning Lakeland Fells for walkers, cycle paths or gentle local walks - the choice is yours. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Bellman Cottage
from £255 for 7 nights
cottage for two people

This listed 17th century semi-detached holiday cottage has been refurbished into a cosy cottage for two with views over the rolling fells around Windermere. It is secluded yet only 1.5 miles from the bustling centre of Bowness with all its shops, pubs and restaurants and the lake frontage of Lake Windermere with all its water activities. It makes an excellent base for walking, as there are paths from the door, and makes a splendid touring base to make the most of the dramatic lakeland scenery, mountains and lakes. Other attractions in the area include Lake District Visitor Centre, luxury yacht cruises on Lake Windermere, The World of Beatrix Potter Centre, many gardens and museums, mountain biking, golf, fishing and horseriding. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Azalea Cottage
from £312 for 7 nights
cottage for two people

These delightful holiday cottages in a row of four former stables have their own south-facing patios with chimineas (heaters), beautiful open views and are just a mile from Windermere village with pubs, restaurants and stylish boutiques. The Heaning is a former Victorian coaching house set in pretty landscaped gardens providing tranquillity and the chance to see abundant wildlife, making an excellent holiday base at the heart of the southern Lake District. Historic houses and gardens, attractions connected to William Wordsworth and Beatrix Potter, plus art galleries and museums abound in this area. Boat trips and water sports at Bowness, 2 miles away, the stunning Lakeland Fells for walkers, cycle paths or gentle local walks - the choice is yours. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Field View
from £248 for 7 nights
cottage for four people

These two compact single-storey properties, both command superb views over Lake Windermere. They provide a good standard of holiday accommodation, which is ideal for couples and families alike. Lake View is one of a row and Field View enjoys an end terrace position, set in the grounds of Priory Grange, relax on the large open lawns or take a stroll down the footpath that leads to the lake itself. Although boats cannot be launched from the communal jetty, guests do benefit from free use of the mooring facilities. Cruise on one of England’s largest and perhaps busiest lakes, Windermere or take a ferry to Sawrey, drive around the lake heading south towards Newby Bridge and Fell Foot Park. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Lake View
from £248 for 7 nights
cottage for two to four people

These two compact single-storey properties, both command superb views over Lake Windermere. They provide a good standard of holiday accommodation, which is ideal for couples and families alike. Lake View is one of a row and Field View enjoys an end terrace position, set in the grounds of Priory Grange, relax on the large open lawns or take a stroll down the footpath that leads to the lake itself. Although boats cannot be launched from the communal jetty, guests do benefit from free use of the mooring facilities. Cruise on one of England’s largest and perhaps busiest lakes, Windermere or take a ferry to Sawrey, drive around the lake heading south towards Newby Bridge and Fell Foot Park. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Lindisfarne Studio
from £234 for 7 nights
cottage for two people

Situated in a quiet area within a few minutes’ walk of Windermere village centre, the lake and Bowness, this well presented and compact holiday studio stands adjacent to the owner’s small guest house. With plenty of attractions locally and an abundance of shops, pubs and restaurants, guests will find this an excellent base. A short drive will take you to the neighbouring villages of Ambleside and Grasmere which are set in the heart of Wordsworth country, or a ferry trip across the lake to Sawrey is Hill Top, the home of Beatrix Potter. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Quercus
from £264 for 7 nights
cottage for four people

This charming Victorian terraced cottage has been decorated and furnished in the William Morris style. It provides a warm and comfortable holiday home. Quietly situated 2 minutes walk from the bustling centre of this popular lakeland village. Water sports and cruises on the Lake, 2 miles with various levels of walking on the fells. Much to see and do on the doorstep with restaurants and pubs nearby. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Mickeldor
from £276 for 7 nights
cottage for four people

These 19th century cottages are tucked away in a row of 3 traditional stone built Lakeland cottages in a residential area of Windermere known as Heathwaite. The cottages provide modern facilities with contemporary furnishings and fabrics throughout. The local park is a 5 minute stroll from the cottages whilst ’School Knot’ and its beautiful tarn is a picturesque 30 minute walk away. A 15 minute downhill stroll takes you into the heart of Windermere village which boasts a good selection of shops and restaurants. A 20 minute downhill stroll into Bowness will enable you to enjoy an array of visitor attractions including steamboat trips and the opportunity to hire motorboats or rowing boats. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Mickeldor
from £276 for 7 nights
cottage for four people

These 19th century cottages are tucked away in a row of 3 traditional stone built Lakeland cottages in a residential area of Windermere known as Heathwaite. The cottages provide modern facilities with contemporary furnishings and fabrics throughout. The local park is a 5 minute stroll from the cottages whilst ’School Knot’ and its beautiful tarn is a picturesque 30 minute walk away. A 15 minute downhill stroll takes you into the heart of Windermere village which boasts a good selection of shops and restaurants. A 20 minute downhill stroll into Bowness will enable you to enjoy an array of visitor attractions including steamboat trips and the opportunity to hire motorboats or rowing boats. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Rosemary Cottage
from £264 for 7 nights
cottage for four people

Conveniently located between Windermere and Bowness, this comfortably furnished, Victorian, semi-detached holiday home, with its large windows, has a feeling of space, offering a light and sunny aspect typical of its era. Walk down to the lake, 1/2 mile, to take a cruise or boat hire or wander along the lakeshore to Cockshott Point. Shopping and eating out are well catered for in this popular resort town which has a good selection of tourist attractions. Alternatively, up the hill for 1/2 mile takes you to the Dales Way footpath and cycleway which goes to Staveley. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - High Mere
from £276 for 7 nights
cottage for two people

These two delightful and spacious holiday apartments have lovely views overlooking Windermere to the fells beyond. Formerly part of a Victorian gentleman’s residence they are situated in a prime residential area known as Heathwaite, which is on the edge of Windermere village. Furnished and fitted in a contemporary style, to a very good standard, the properties offer all the comforts of home. Each has its own private entrance up a short flight of slate steps. The location is superb, 10 minutes walk down to Windermere centre and 20 minutes walk to the lake at Bowness where you can enjoy a boat trip. Take one of the many country walks from the doorstep or explore central Lakeland by car. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - High Mere
from £276 for 7 nights
cottage for four people

These two delightful and spacious holiday apartments have lovely views overlooking Windermere to the fells beyond. Formerly part of a Victorian gentleman’s residence they are situated in a prime residential area known as Heathwaite, which is on the edge of Windermere village. Furnished and fitted in a contemporary style, to a very good standard, the properties offer all the comforts of home. Each has its own private entrance up a short flight of slate steps. The location is superb, 10 minutes walk down to Windermere centre and 20 minutes walk to the lake at Bowness where you can enjoy a boat trip. Take one of the many country walks from the doorstep or explore central Lakeland by car. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Low Beck
from £256 for 7 nights
cottage for four people

Set in the heart of the Lake District in a secluded part of Windermere and within easy walking distance of its shops and restaurants, this modern holiday home has its own south-facing patio garden and is very comfortably furnished and well equipped. Its residential situation is convenient for local cycling and riding, while canoeing, wind-surfing, water-skiing and sailing are all available on Lake Windermere, 1 mile. Excellent walking and touring in the area. Golf and World of Beatrix Potter at Bowness 2 miles, where lake cruises begin. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - College Apartment
from £190 for 7 nights
cottage for two to four people

This cosy basement apartment is situated just off the village centre and is an ideal base for a family holiday. Being only 2 minutes walk from the railway station and bus routes, it would be particularly suitable for those relying on public transport. There is a recreation park with football pitch and running track nearby and there are many walks in the surrounding area. Sailing and windsurfing available on Lake Windermere, as well as steamer trips to Bowness and Windermere. This is a perfect area from which to discover the spectacular countryside. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Imjin
from £219 for 3 nights
cottage for five people

Ideally located a few minutes’ walk from Windermere village centre and local train station, this spacious modern house is an excellent holiday base to enjoy the Lake District. Attractions include the National Park Visitor Centre at Brockhole, and Wray Castle. A 1 mile stroll brings you to Bowness-on-Windermere with watersports, steamers cruising the lake, the Beatrix Potter exhibition and stylish art shops and boutiques. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Caxton Cottage
from £350 for 7 nights
cottage for four people

In the absolute heart of the Lake District, this is a very comfortable holiday base. A modern, architect-designed house , it stands in the centre of Windermere. Within walking distance are some of the Lakeland’s finest shops and excellent restaurants. Only 1 mile away is Lake Windermere; there, at Bowness, visitors may enjoy a wide range of water sports (equipment hire readily available). Also available nearby are good walking, cycling and pony-trekking. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Barker Knott Cottage
from £240 for 7 nights
cottage for two people

This charming wing of the owner’s 16th century farmhouse is fully self-contained and is all on the ground level. The cottage retains many original features - some low ceilings, exposed beams and thick walls for coolness in the summer and warmth in the winter. The pretty rooms have been stylishly furnished to provide a cosy haven for 2 people, ideal for a romantic holiday. Situated on a working beef and sheep farm in the tranquil countryside with superb views and lovely walks from the door, it is only 1.5 miles from Bowness and Windermere with their steamer trips, boutiques, galleries, pubs and restaurants. Windermere golf club is 2 miles away and just a short drive will bring you to the stunning Lakeland Fells. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Porch Cottage
from £264 for 7 nights
cottage for four people

One of three holiday cottages nestle in an area, which could very well be referred to as a walker’s paradise, due to the number of footpaths that are available. In the centre of the village of Troutbeck, overlooking the valley, the holiday cottages all adjoin to form Birkhead, a stone-built country house. There is also free membership (2 cards per cottage) to Low Wood Leisure Club, 3 miles, whose facilities include a 50ft swimming pool, spa bath, gymnasium, sauna and plunge pool (squash courts, beauty clinic and restaurants at cost). A greater choice of amenities can be found 3 miles away at either Ambleside or Windermere. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Dairy Cottage
from £256 for 7 nights
cottage for four people

One of three holiday cottages nestle in an area, which could very well be referred to as a walker’s paradise, due to the number of footpaths that are available. In the centre of the village of Troutbeck, overlooking the valley, the holiday cottages all adjoin to form Birkhead, a stone-built country house. There is also free membership (2 cards per cottage) to Low Wood Leisure Club, 3 miles, whose facilities include a 50ft swimming pool, spa bath, gymnasium, sauna and plunge pool (squash courts, beauty clinic and restaurants at cost). A greater choice of amenities can be found 3 miles away at either Ambleside or Windermere. (back to top)


Windermere accommodation - Stables Cottage
from £264 for 7 nights
cottage for four people

One of three holiday cottages nestle in an area, which could very well be referred to as a walker’s paradise, due to the number of footpaths that are available. In the centre of the village of Troutbeck, overlooking the valley, the holiday cottages all adjoin to form Birkhead, a stone-built country house. There is also free membership (2 cards per cottage) to Low Wood Leisure Club, 3 miles, whose facilities include a 50ft swimming pool, spa bath, gymnasium, sauna and plunge pool (squash courts, beauty clinic and restaurants at cost). A greater choice of amenities can be found 3 miles away at either Ambleside or Windermere. (back to top)


Hostels in and around Windermere, Cumbria
 
Ambleside accommodation - Ambleside Backpackers
from £16
a range of rooms private and shared

Offers the best backpacker facilities in the area:
* Reasonable charges with longer stay reduction.
* Ideally situated, 5 minutes from bus.
* 72 beds in a large traditional Lakeland cottage.
* Newly refurbished, clean, comfortable and warm.
* Manager on site, no lock out, no curfew. (back to top)


Ambleside accommodation - YHA Ambleside
from £20
a range of rooms private and shared

This large hostel is just outside a busy village on the shores of Lake Windermere. The views from the hostel lounge and many of the waterfront bedrooms are outstanding. There are forty-three 2-5 bedded and sixteen 6-8 bedded rooms. (back to top)


Caravan Parks and Camping near Windermere
 
White Cross Bay, Lake Windermere
from £232
caravans for 4 & 6 and lodges for 4 & 6

At White Cross Bay you enjoy an enviable position in the very heart of the Lake District, with 60 acres of delightful wooded parkland grounds running right down to the shores of Windermere. The surrounding fells are within easy reach and are spectacularly beautiful at all times of the year. Your accommodation is within easy reach of the lake and clubhouse but due to the steep gradients or steps in certain areas, White Cross Bay Leisure Park may not be suitable for wheelchair users, or visitors with mobility difficulties. Ambleside is 4 miles away. (back to top)


Pound Farm Lodges
from £285
apartments for 4 & 7, lodges for 4 & 5, lodge homes for 4 & 6 people

Peacefully located amidst mature grounds in one of the Lake District's most beautiful areas, Pound Farm Lodges offers a perfect base for a relaxing, away-from-it-all family holiday. Lake Windermere, a short drive or an invigorating walk away, offers cruises, boat hire and sailing, while boundless outdoor pursuits are available locally. The World of Beatrix Potter is close by. (back to top)


Crake Valley, Water Yeat, Blawith
from £254 for 7 days
caravans for 4 to 6 people, lodges for 2 to 6 people

This small quiet park offers you the perfect setting for a peaceful and secluded holiday. It nestles in grounds of natural woodland sloping down to the shores of Windermere where there are boat launching facilities and rowing boats available. Only 5 miles from the lively village of Bowness, Avon Wood is an ideal base for touring the National Park, stately homes and market towns. Launderette+ facilities available for all dates. Choose from superb caravan holiday homes or individual lodges. Outdoor hot tub (Ambleside Retreat). Colour TV/Video. Kitchen including microwave. Shower. Bed linen and duvets. Beds made up for your arrival. Picnic table and barbecue. Gas and electricity included. Babies must be included in party total (caravans). Cots £7pw each, highchairs £5pw each. All-male, all-female, or young mixed groups – please check when booking. No pets (please note there is some privately owned accommodation and owners may have pets.) (back to top)


Accommodation in Bowness

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