Windermere is situated in the heart of England's beautiful Lake District, it is an ideal base from which to plan your holiday. If you love the outdoors there are countless walks amidst beautiful scenery, boating on a number of lakes, horse riding, cycling, golf and much more. For the younger members of the family you will find South Lakes Wildlife Park, The World of Beatrix Potter and The Aquarium of the Lakes. There are stately homes and gardens to visit and villages to explore.
South Lakeland has a wealth of famous and historical characters, William Wordsworth, Beatrix Potter and John Ruskin to name but a few. They leave behind such famous properties as Dove Cottage, Hill Top and Brantwood.
In Windermere, Bowness and surrounding district, you will find many restaurants and pubs serving an excellent choice of food, from Cumbrian fayre to international cuisine.