Hawkshead

Hawkshead is one of the prettiest market villages in the Lake District. It is a very popular tourist destination and is a lively and bustling place. Built largely in the 17th century, and originally owned by the monks of Furness Abbey, Hawkshead retains quite a lot of its ancient buildings.

The village is full of character and has a maze of interesting alleyways and medieval squares running amongst the overhanging gabled houses, perfect for exploring visitors. There is still a lot of farming around Hawkshead, but it has now become more important as a tourist area.

Accommodation is readily available and there are hotels, guest houses and self catering cottages to choose from. With numerous pubs and shops it makes a...

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Low Wood Watersports & Activity Centre

Windermere, Central Lakes

Low Wood Watersports & Activity Centre is an ideal place to combine a trip through the stunning Lake District scenery with some exhilarating outdoor activities. There is sailing tuition available...

Go Ape @ Grizedale Forest Park

Hawkshead, Ambleside, South Lakes

Go Ape adventure @ Grizedale Forest Park offers an exhilarating outdoor adventure experience, set amongst the treetops in the woodlands of the stunning forest. A perfect place to take the...

Brockhole - The Lake District Visitor Centre

Windermere, Central Lakes

Brockhole is the Lake District National Park Visitor Centre and provides a whole range of information to help you plan and enjoy your visit to the Lakes. Set in gardens overlooking Lake Windermere...

Lake Windermere

Windermere, South Lakes

Lake Windermere is the largest natural lake to be found in England; it is 12 miles long, one mile wide and 220 feet deep. Several rivers run into this huge lake, which gets its name from the...

Hayeswater

Windermere, South Lakes

Hayeswater is a small lake situated in a remote spot in the southern Lakes

Lakes Leisure Windermere

Windermere, South Lakes

Lakes Leisure Windermere boasts one of the best sites in the Lake District. Set alongside Lake Windermere and surrounded by stunning scenery it is a very special place to visit. Water Sports are an...

Esthwaite Water Fishery

Hawkshead, Ambleside, Central Lakes

Esthwaite Water Fishery is a little bit of fishing heaven set amidst the wonderful scenery of the Lake District. On site tuition, a well stocked fishing tackle shop and of course a well stocked lake,...

Hawkshead Brewery

Staveley, Windermere, South Lakes

Hawkshead Brewery offers visitors the chance to see at first hand the unique processes of beer making, at The Beer Hall. The brewing process can be observed from the comfort of the bar whilst...

High Borrans Outdoor Education Centre

Windermere, Central Lakes

Situated near Windermere in the Lake District, High Borrans Outdoor Educational Centre provides a wide range of courses for all age groups, catering for schools and youth groups, family parties,...

Windermere Steamboat Museum

Windermere, South Lakes

Windermere Steamboat Museum houses an historic collection of crafts from its breathtaking location in the heart of the Lake District. The impressive collection has been building since the 1890,s and...

Sail n Dine

Windermere, South Lakes

Sail n' Dine offers visitors the unique opportunity to experience tranquil sailing on Lake Windermere in the breathtaking Lake District, combined with the enjoyment of a dining experience of fine...

The Mountain Goat

Windermere, South Lakes

The Mountain Goat was founded 40 years ago as a tour specialist, and pride themselves on offering an exciting and inspiring choice of guided sightseeing tours and breaks in and around the stunning...

Lake Windermere Fishing

Windermere, Central Lakes

Fishing in Lake Windermere has always been, and still is one of the favourite outdoor pursuits in the area. Anglers come to this beautiful location to practise their sport, set amongst some of the...

 
 
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