Things to Do in Windermere & The Lake District

There are plenty of things to do in Windermere and the Lake District, with a range of activities and attractions to suit everyone just a stone’s throw away from Windermere Marina Village. Whether you are on the boat or you are looking for something to do on land, there are plenty of activities for you to get involved in and sights for you to see!

Bowness-on-Windermere and the Lake District National Park

Windermere is one of the most picturesque locations within the Lake District National Park, making it Lakeland’s most popular holiday destination. Bowness-on-Windermere is just a short walk away from Windermere Marina Village, and features many attractions for holiday makers, from shops and restaurants to museums and cafes. Our location is also perfect for those who love outdoor activities, with many great places to go fell walking, mountain biking as well as a variety of watersports being available on the lake.

In addition to a range of activities within walking distance, there are also plenty of things to do by going a little further afield. With Lakeside towards the South of the Lake and Ambleside to the North, there is always plenty to see and do during your stay at Windermere Marina.

The Perfect Destination for Boaters

Lake Windermere is also England’s largest natural lake, making it the perfect holiday destination for boaters. Featuring numerous bays, beaches and islands, there are many places to explore along the lake, as well as a fantastic choice of local pubs, restaurants and hotels offering public jetty use.

Sailors interested in racing will also be interested in the Sailing Regatta Series, which features a number of races on Lake Windermere. The dates for the 2017 series are the following:

  • April 29th
  • May 20th
  • June 17th
  • July 22nd
  • August 26th
  • September 30th

If you would like to bring your boat to Lake Windermere for your next holiday, take advantage of our visitor mooring service and reserve your berth today. Fill in our online contact form or call 015394 46551.