Many of Cumbria’s highlights are located within easy driving distance of Windermere, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two attractions that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Lake District National Park and the much-loved World of Beatrix Potter. Two other worthy points of interest you’ll find close by Windermere are the Windermere Golf Club and the Lake District Visitor Centre at Brockhole.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a rewarding holiday destination. Visit some of the noteworthy exhibit spaces and museums including the Hawkshead Grammar School in Ambleside.
When it’s time to rest your weary head after discovering the delights of Windermere, check in to one of the area's range of accommodation options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa, the Regent by the Lake Hotel, Ambleside, or the Westbourne.