Lake Windermere

  • Lake Windermere

    Lake Windermere

  • Boating Windermere

    Boating Windermere

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    boat dock windermere lake

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–  Lake Windermere

Lake Windermere

Lake Windermere

Windermere, at 10.5 miles long, one mile wide and 220 feet deep, is the largest natural lake in England, and is fed by numerous rivers.
1 – Summerhill Cottage, Windermere, The Lake District – 5 Km

Summerhill Cottage, Windermere, The Lake District

Summerhill Cottage offers accommodation in the heart of the English Lake District National Park.

6.9 miles to Bowness-on-Windermere and 8.9 miles to Kendal.

The Cottage is set in beautiful ¾ acre gardens with panoramic views towards Crosthwaite and the Cumbria Fells.

This 17th Century Lakeland Cottage has many interesting and quirky original features.

Substantial drive allows off street parking and with free Wi-Fi, Linen and towels all included.

2 – Cartmel Studio, Windermere, The Lake District – 5 Km

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Cartmel Studio, Windermere, The Lake District

Cartmel Studio offers accommodation in the heart of the English Lake District National Park.

6.9 miles to Bowness-on-Windermere and 8.9 miles to Kendal.

The Studio is set in beautiful ¾ acre gardens with panoramic views towards Crosthwaite and the Cumbria Fells.

This modern and spacious studio has many homely features. giving it a unique building in the heart of the country side.

Substantial shared drive allows off street parking and with free Wi-Fi, Linen and towels all included.

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Boat hire

Boats can be hired from Waterhead, Low Wood, Bowness, Brockhole – The Lake District Visitor Centre and Fell Foot Park. These vary from rowing boats to sailing boats or self-drive motor boats.

Cruises

Take to the water to truly experience Windermere. The many different options and tickets allow you to hop off, walk back or just sit back and watch the mountains, woodlands and islands unfold before you. 

Canoeing

Fishing

Windermere has arctic charr, brown trout, pike, perch, roach and eels, salmon and sea trout.

Sailing

Follow in the footsteps, or rather wake, of Arthur Ransome’s “Swallows and Amazons” and take up dinghy sailing! These places offer courses:

For keeled yachts:

Sailing Clubs

Waterskiing and Powerboating

Ferry

A car ferry links Ferry Nab on the eastern shore of Windermere with Ferry House, Far Sawrey on the west.

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Category:
Tourist Attraction
Address:
Bowness-on-Windermere, LA23 3JQ
Web Address:
http://www.lakedistrict.gov.uk/home