Windermere tourist and travel information

Windermere tourist and travel information

Windermere Travel Information

Travel Information Windermere, Cumbria is situated in the Lake District National Park.

TRAVELLINE at www.traveline.info

bus and coach travel

Coaches Windermere - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

www.stagecoachbus.com

UK A Roads

Roads Windermere - Travel by road - Windermere is on the A 591. A nearby large town is Kendal. Windermere is about 150 miles from GLASGOW and about 80 miles from MANCHESTER.

UK A Road

Travel by train

Rail Ambleside Windermere - Travel by train - Windermere Station, Station Precinct, WINDERMERE, Cumbria, LA23 1AH. Ticket office. Waiting room. Pay phone. Only parts of station step free access. Wheelchairs available.

Transpennine Express. Covers the Pennines, the North-East, Yorkshire, Lancashire, Cumbria. Tel: 0845 600 1671. www.tpexpress.co.uk

www.nationalrail.co.uk www.nationalrail.co.uk

Windermere Tourist Information

Sport

Sport Windermere - Sport - Windermere Golf Club, Cleabarrow, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3NB. Tel: 01539 443123.

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Sport

Sport Windermere - Sport - A 10mph speed limit has come into force on Windermere restricting all powered craft on the lake, including jet-skis. There are supporters and opponents to the ruling. Lakes Leisure Windermere, Leigh Groves Building, Rayrigg Road, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1BP. Troutbeck Bridge Swimming Pool. Tel: 015394 43243.

Swimming pool

Shopping

Stores Windermere - Shopping - Windermere has numerous shops and eating houses. Boots The Chemists Windermere. Tel: 015394 43093. NatWest Bank Windermere. Tel: 0870 240. Bowness-On-Windermere Sub Post Office. Tel: 015394 46964.

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Entertainment

Entertainment Windermere - Entertainment and attractions - The Beatrix Potter Attraction in Bowness on Windermere draws visitors from all over the world. The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, The Old Laundry, Bowness on Windermere, Cumbria. Tel: 015394 88444. Hill Top, Near Sawrey, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 0LF. Tel: 015394 36269. Delightful small 17th-century house where Beatrix Potter wrote many of her famous children's stories. Hill Top is managed by the National Trust.

Entertainment

Entertainment

Entertainment Windermere - Entertainment and attractions - Lake Windermere at 10 and a half miles, is the longest lake in England. Cruises around lake Windermere are popular and there are stopping off points, allowing visitors to spent time at other attractions before returning. The Royalty Cinema Bowness-On-Windermere. Tel: 015394 43364

Entertainment

Other information Windermere - Other information - Windermere Lake Warden Service. Tel: 015394 42753. Windermere library. Tel: 01539 462400. Cumbria County Council. Tel: 015394 62478.

WINDERMERE ACCOMMODATION

ACCOMMODATION

Windermere hotels

ACCOMMODATION

Guest House bed and breakfast in Windermere

Self Catering accommodation in Windermere

For hotels accommodation in other areas nearby see Ambleside hotels & Newby Bridge hotels. For bed and breakfast accommodation see bed and breakfast in Bowness on Windermere & bed and breakfast in Ambleside.

Cumbria Map and Attractions

Penrith is 290 miles from London. It is 91 miles from Barrow in Furness to Brampton and 81 miles from Whitehaven to Kirkby Stephen.

Airports Airport indicated is Carlisle airport.

Roads Windermere is on the A591.

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Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There is a station in Windermere.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Hill Top, Near Sawrey, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 0LF Tel: 015394 36269
Attraction 2 - Laurel & Hardy Museum, 4c Upper Brook Street, Ulverston LA12 7BH Tel: 01229 582292
Attraction 3 - Birdoswald Roman Fort, Hadrian's Wall, Brampton, Cumbria CA8 7DD Tel: 016977 47602
Attraction 4 - Cartmel Racecourse, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria LA11 6QF - Tel:01539 536340 (www.cartmel-racecourse.co.uk)
Attraction 5 - Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway, Ravenglass, Cumbria. Tel: 01229 717171

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Windermere - Local Information. Boots The Chemists Windermere 015394 43093 - NatWest Bank Windermere 0870-240 3388 - Cumbria County Council 015394 62478 - Windermere Lake Warden Service 015394 42753 -Bowness-On-Windermere Sub Post Office 015394 46964 - Heathwaite Post Office Windermere 015394 43829 - Troutbeck Bridge Swimming Pool 015394 43243 - Windermere library 01539 462400 - The Royalty Cinema Bowness-On-Windermere 015394 43364

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