Fell Foot Park
Boat & Train
Lakeland Motor Museum
Now installed in a purpose-built home two miles south of Newby Bridge, this car museum houses a wonderful collection of antique cars:...
Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway
Originally built to carry ore, timber and other industrial goods to the ports at Ulverston and Barrow, these vintage steam trains now...
This award-winning craft brewery now has its own brewhall in Staveley, 3 miles east of Windermere. Core beers include Hawkshead Bitter,...
Brown Horse Inn
Three miles from Windermere in Winster, the whitewashed Brown Horse is one of the area's top dining pubs. Produce is sourced from the...
Lonely Planet review
At the southern end of Windermere, 7 miles south of Bowness, this 18-acre lakeside estate originally belonged to a manor house. It's now owned by the National Trust, and its shoreline paths and grassy lawns are ideal for a sunny-day picnic. There's also a small cafe (open 10am to 5pm), and rowing boats are available for hire.