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Bowness-on-Windermere

The town of Bowness-on-Windermere is located on the shores of Lake Windermere between Waterhead and Lakeside. One of Cumbria's most popular destinations with its busy town, sailing, watersports and beautiful scenery in which to relax and unwind.
49 Results In Or Near Bowness-on-Windermere
0.2 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Craigholme is a small, friendly Bed and Breakfast owned by Jackie and Steve Barton.Previously they owned Ravenscroft. a highly acclaimed and multi Award Winning Bed and Breakfast in Windermere. Situated within a few minutes walk of the busy village of Bowness on Windermere and yet still quietly situated . It is very close to all the bars and restaurants of Bowness and within a ten minute walk of Lake Windermere. Good value and friendly
0.2 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Perched on the shores of England's largest lake, the Macdonald Old England Hotel and Spa is a winner on scenery alone. Sit and sip a cuppa, munch on some cake and cast your eyes from the elegant balcony terrace across the mature lawns to Lake Windermere, where private jetties and moorings launch myriad little boats plying their way around the water. There are two restaurants too chose from, depending on your mood. Try Number 23 Church Street for the fine dining experience (organic, locall...
0.2 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
There's nothing more seductive than spa-ing in scenic surroundings, and on the banks of Lake Windermere experience unforgettable downtime at Macdonald Old England Hotel. The location couldn't be more perfect: take in views over mature lawns or spot the private jetties go by on the beautiful waters. Inside the spa, cool leather lounges woo tired souls to snuggle up in ambient environs while a host of expert Elemis therapies, performed in hushed and cosseting treatment rooms, guarantee your min...
0.3 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Just a 5 minute walk to Lake Windermere, shops and attractions, staying in individually furnished bedrooms, with Wi-Fi.
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0.6 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Glencree is a beautiful stone guest house perfectly situated midway between the villages of Bowness and Windermere. Offering excellent bed and breakfast facilities. Two rooms are up a small spiral staircase (Room 4 &5) not suitable for the elderly or for guests with luggage they cannot manage to carry. There are no facilities for cooking at Glencree and hot food/take-away meals are not permitted at Glencree. We offer Bed and Breakfast only. No arrivals between 1pm-3.30pm and last arrival 8pm
0.6 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Gillian and Brian Womersley welcome you to to the beautiful English Lake District and Lindisfarne House, an attractive, traditional detached Lakeland stone house built in 1881.
0.6 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
A 5 Star boutique bed & breakfast with 34 stunning rooms, bar, swimming pool and lovely panoramic views. A superb range of restaurants within walking distance.
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0.8 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
At the heart of the 5-star Gilpin Hotel & Lake House is a passionate family whose goal is to create everlasting memories for their guests. The extraordinary ser
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0.8 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
There are two restaurants at Gilpin Hotel - the acclaimed, Michelin-starred HRiSHi, and a more casual dining restaurant called Gilpin Spice. At HRiSHi, chef Hrishikesh Desai takes the very best regional produce and adds his own unique Asian twist, to create dishes with stunning flavours and textures. In Gilpin Spice, the focus is on the spice trail, with dishes influenced by food and flavours from India, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Japan, China and the Philippines.
1.0 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
As the Lake District builds its reputation as an epicurean escape, Linthwaite House is proud to introduce ‘Stella', an innovative restaurant where visitors can sample locally sourced and organic produce that showcases Cumbrian fare. Food is influenced by international celebrity chef, Ritu Dalmia, and her Italian cooking.
1.0 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Linthwaite House is situated on a hilltop overlooking Windermere, making it the perfect base from which to explore the scenic surroundings.
1.1 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Applegarth Villa Hotel, Bar & Restaurant is located in the heart of Windermere Village, the Lake District with views & private, off-road parking.
1.1 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
The Restaurant @ Applegarth Villa in Windermere, the Lake District for relaxed dining and delicious, seasonal food. Adult only so complete escapism.
1.1 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Cedar Manor is in the heart of the Lake District. Conveniently located on the outskirts of Windermere it is easy to access by road and rail. The hotel is set in 1/2 an acre of mature gardens with a patio for afternoon/evening drinks and snacks
1.1 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Lindeth Fell is a 5 Star Gold, family run, luxury B&B, with a perfect setting overlooking Lake Windermere and the Coniston mountains. This elegant, stylishly restored Edwardian house is owner -managed by the Kennedy family, who combine a warm, friendly welcome with country house hotel comforts, and a relaxed personal touch.
1.2 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Established for over two decades, The Lamplighter offers a choice of dining options. On a chilly night, head for the cosy bar where you'll find the open fire blazing, or if you're in the mood for a full on gastronomic experience try the handsomely appointed high ceilinged Victorian restaurant. There's a veranda and sunken terrace for al fresco dining when the weather's agreeable too. There's a comforting feel to many of the dishes here - start with haggis bon bons, with English mustard mayon...
1.4 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
The Willowsmere was built around 1860 as an imposing Lakeland family residence, it has been tastefully restored and renovated to a high standard and includes the luxuries that you would expect if staying in a fine English hotel. The guesthouse has 13 en-suite bedrooms all recently refurbished including new luxury pocket sprung beds and those little extras that make your stay a pleasant and relaxing one. There are 2 lounges for guests use and a large landscaped secluded garden where you can en...
Reviews: (4)
2.0 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
4 Star lavish hotel set in 17 acres of land on the shores of Lake Windermere. This Grade II* listed Georgian manor house offers 30 stylish rooms, huge numbers of which have stunning lake views. The two AA Rosette Lake Edge Restaurant offers heavenly dishes that change with the seasons and the comfortable Tower Bar offers a casual menu.
2.0 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
The Lake Edge Restaurant at Storrs Hall offers a dinner menu that changes with the seasons. Storrs Hall works with dedicated local suppliers and food producers. This practice reduces food miles and ensures that you have the opportunity to enjoy the very best quality produce this beautiful region has to offer.
2.4 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
A hidden gem of a historic house, tucked away in twenty-acres of landscaped gardens and woodland and with stunning views of Lake Windermere.
2.6 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Broadoaks Country House is a timeless, traditional Lakeland country house hotel with a modern boutique twist, ideally located off the beaten track between Windermere & Ambleside.
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2.8 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Dating back to 1812 this stunning house sits in 20 acres of landscaped gardens, woodlands and meadow. A warm welcome and effortless service await inside.
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2.9 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Set in beautiful landscaped gardens and grounds, Briery Wood is home to 23 rooms with an informal and friendly service.
3.1 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Surrounded by stunning gardens and with one of the longest garden frontages to Lake Windermere, Langdale Chase will offer you rest, relaxation and a four-star welcome. Situated on the shores of Lake Windermere, this luxury hotel is your perfect base to explore the area and admire the impressive natural beauty on show. Venture out on a stunning Lake District walk, or sail across Windermere on one of its famous cruise boats for the day. Afterwards head back to enjoy a fantastic meal in the t...
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3.3 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Discover the Story behind Beatrix Potter Discover the life of one of the worlds most beloved childrens authors at the Beatrix Potter Gallery near Ambleside where you can enjoy an exhibition of her original drawings and watercolours. The gallery also offers visitors the opportunity to learn more about Ms Potter's life outside writing – her passion for farming and conservation are showcased alongside her legacy and how it made the place we know the Lake District to be today. The building...
4.4 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
The Punch Bowl is a luxury Inn located in the picturesque village of Crosthwaite in the Lyth Valley. They serve simple dishes cooked to the highest quality based on traditional British and French cuisine. The beautiful bedrooms offer a perfect place to spend some downtime and totally unwind.
4.4 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
From its stone exterior, the Punch Bowl looks like a typical Lake District inn. Inside things are rather different. High-backed chocolate brown leather chairs, sparkling white linen and polished oak flooring give the dining room a decidedly modern feel. The menu adheres to the local/seasonal mantra, albeit it with a European twist. Begin with Cumbrian air dried ham with parmesan and rocket salad or baked Cumbrian Cheddar cheese and spring onion soufflé. Main courses might include duck breast ...
4.7 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Rothay Manor Fine Dining offers modern British cuisine, holding 3AA rosettes the restaurant offers 5 & 9 course tasting menus with vegetarian options for both.
4.7 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Rothay Manor Hotel is situated on the outskirts of Ambleside at the heart of the Lake District, just ten minutes walk from lake Windermere. The Regency building
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4.8 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
A family run 4* property with lovely views and walking distance to Windermere, shops and restaurants with lots of bedroom combinations including pet friendly.
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4.9 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Based in the historic old courthouse, in the market place in Ambleside, this gallery occupies three floors. Having established a strong reputation for supporting high quality arts and craft workmanship, the Old Courthouse Gallery continues to represent all that is good about contemporary arts in the Lake District and the UK in general. The range of work displayed is extensive and covers multiple media - woodworking, wall art, glass, ceramics, metal sculpture and jewellery. Whether you ...
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5.0 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
This Grade II Listed building sits on an ancient cobbled street overlooking Stockghyll stream. Shops and restaurants of Ambleside are a few steps away from the guesthouse. There are 3 bedrooms, all doubles, each with a Victorian style iron bedstead. Each room has its own bathroom with a bath and shower. Victorian landscape prints, original slate floors and antique furniture all add to the historic and charming atmosphere. A parking permit for the nearby car park is provided.
5.1 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Foxghyll Country House B&B offers bed & breakfast in style. This large Grade II Listed Regency-style country house, originally built in the 1600's and once home to literary figure Thomas DeQuincey. Set in a beautifully spacious & secluded private setting , located on the scenic Under Loughrigg Road. 5 minutes' walk to Rydal Water & 10 minutes walk to Ambleside centre. Foxghyll also offers full private parking, 3 acres of private landscaped garden +Private fishing, Full English breakfast include
6.2 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Lakeside Hotel is located on the shores of Lake Windermere in the heart of the English Lake District, World Heritage Site. Offering two superb restaurants plus all day conservatory & terrace dining. The only Aveda Destination Spa in the Lake District, offering a complete range of facial and body treatments.
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6.2 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Bathe in Beauty and Wellbeing Discover the sanctuary of our pool and spa, and feel your cares melt away... Lakeside is the only Aveda destination spa in England, offering a complete range of facial and body treatments to purify, nourish and revitalise. In our private treatment rooms, skilled therapists restore body and mind - leaving you renewed, refreshed and glowing with radiance. Our pool and relaxation area are visually stunning with etched glass panels of Lakeland landscapes creat...
6.4 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Chapel Bank is a very unique cottage. Once a Methodist Chapel, built in 1859 by Cornish miners, it is now a Lake District cottage with a difference.
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6.5 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Following a year of major refurbishment works ending in May 2016, this magnificent Georgian property has undergone a complete transformation.
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6.5 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
No 1 Silverbank is a lakeland retreat situated amongst the Cumbrian mountainsides and inland waters, available for a five-star self-catering stay. This 200-year
8.1 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Discover the Fascinating Sizergh Castle Sizergh Castle´s garden has two lakes and a superb rock garden. All this is set in a 1600 acre estate crossed by public footpaths, providing short walks from the castle to dramatic viewpoints over Morecambe Bay and the Lake District fells. The gardens and grounds are particularly amazing in spring, with spring bulbs and blossom. The National Trust´s largest limestone rock garden developed in the 1920s, is housed here in which ancient maples squat...
8.1 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Discover the Fascinating Sizergh Castle The medieval Sizergh Castle has been the home of the Strickland family for over 750 years. The 14th century tower was extended in Tudor times. It has an exceptional series of oak-panelled interiors with intricately carved chimneypieces and early oak furniture, culminating in the magnificent Inlaid Chamber. On display are collections of family portraits and ceramics that have been amassed over the centuries along with recent photographs. The castl...
8.1 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Tucked away in the village of Grasmere The Wordsworth Hotel is a true country house hotel set in beautiful grounds offering spa facilities and AA rosette dining
8.3 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Luxury 5 star Bed and Breakfast accommodation in the Lake district, near Lake Windermere and Newby Bridge. Excellent food, warm and friendly award winning hospitality, free off road parking and Wifi. Hill Crest has everything and more to make your holiday perfect in every way! Super countryside views from all rooms. Close to many attractions. Always book direct with the establishment on their online booking button for best rates.
8.3 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Explore The Lake District National Park The Lake District National Park, tucked into the north west corner of England, hardly needs any introduction, such is its fame across the UK as one of the most beautiful spots in Britain. Whether you create an itinerary of activities for your holiday including everything from canoeing, kayaking, fishing, swimming and white water rafting or simply tie up your walking boots and set off on a random adventure, this place is hard to beat for sheer b...
9.3 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Built around a 13th century pele tower, Levens Hall and Gardens are to be found at the gateway to the Lake District National Park. Levens Hall is home to the world's oldest, and the largest, topiary gardens.
9.3 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Levens Hall is an Elizabethan mansion, built around a 13th century Pele tower, converted into a gentleman´s residence and home of the Bagot family, containing fine panelling, plasterwork and period furniture. Also paintings by Rubens, Lely and Cuyp and antique Cordova leather wall hangings. The earliest English patchwork is on display along with Napoleonic memorabilia and other fascinating objects. The world famous topiary gardens laid out by Monsieur Beaumont in 1694, can be seen along with ...
9.9 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Hart Barn is a stunning barn conversion in the tiny hamlet of Hartsop, offering contemporary accommodation for two. With meticulous attention to detail, Hart Barn has been designed to provide a romantic bolthole for couples to enjoy. With stunning views of the mountains and lakes, and superb walking right from the doorstep, it's the perfect location for a romantic holiday.
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11.9 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Hardcragg Hall is an excellent choice for anyone seeking to enjoy a self-catering holiday amongst the amazing scenery of the Lake District, close to the seaside town of South Lakeland. This refurbished, sixteenth-century property is ideal for large families, sleeping up to fourteen people, in seven bedrooms, and often being used for special occasions such as birthdays. Hardcragg Hall has gas central heating, oak-panelled furniture and a wood burning stove, while service users can also enjoy a...
12.3 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Beautifully crafted log cabins built in the traditional method to ensure a warm and comfortable stay. Situated on the edge of the lake district national park the cabins are an ideal base to discover what the lakes have to offer. Set in a rural location the nearest market town of Ulverston is only miniutes away with all the amenities you may require. 2 double bedrooms offer either a double and 2 singles or 2 x double beds + cot if require. A truly unique property full of character and asthetic...
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12.3 miles from the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere
Offering cruises on the Lake District's stunning Ullswater, Ullswater Steamers operates year round, with one of the largest heritage fleets in the world. Taking in some of the area's finest views and destinations, these cruises are a must-do for anyone visiting the Lakes.
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