Bowness on Windermere Cottages

Bowness-on-Windermere, in South Lakeland, is a gorgeous town on the banks of Lake Windermere and its perfect location has made it a lively hub for tourists visiting the National Park. Holidaying in our Bowness on Windermere cottages offers a wealth of options, providing a perfect base to explore and giving you the freedom to holiday like a local. Low-lying hills provide gentle walking opportunities whilst the lake – the largest in the region – offers boat rides, literary heritage and an abundance of beauty. Combined with boutique shops, fantastic eateries, museums, visitor centres and much more you have a Lake District holiday destination with wonderful options for all. Our holiday cottages in Bowness on Windermere offer you the flexibility to holiday at your own pace. With our wide range of cottages from dog-friendly to family-friendly; catering for all budgets from luxurious to affordable, we have the perfect self-catering accommodation for you.

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This bustling town on the shores of Lake Windermere in the Lake District National Park, offers a mix of water activities, cultural attractions, and natural beauty. With the largest collection of Cumbrian cottages, we have the perfect home away from home for you.

Here are the top five things to see and do in our cottages in Bowness-on-Windermere:

Step into The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction

Step into the enchanting world of Beatrix Potter at this quirky attraction in Bowness-on-Windermere. Encounter life-sized characters from her beloved tales, bringing the magic of Peter Rabbit and friends to life.

Embark on a Bowness-on-Windermere Ghost Walks

Embark on a night-time adventure with a Bowness Ghost Walk. Led by costumed guides, these walks reveal spine-chilling tales and mysterious stories, adding a touch of the supernatural to your Bowness visit.

Dive into the Windermere Jetty Museum

Dive into the maritime history of Windermere at the Windermere Jetty Museum. Housing an impressive collection of steam launches and exhibits, it offers a quirky and educational experience for those fascinated by boats and boating.

Bowness Bay Brewing

Sample unique and locally brewed beers at Bowness Bay Brewing. This microbrewery offers a cozy atmosphere to enjoy craft beers, and you might even catch a glimpse of the brewing process while savouring your drink.

Explore Bowness-on-Windermere Boat Museum

Explore the Bowness-on-Windermere Boat Museum, showcasing a fascinating collection of vintage and classic boats. This quirky museum provides insights into the lake's nautical history, making it a must-visit for maritime enthusiasts.

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