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Windermere Lake Cruises

Winander House
Glebe Road
Bowness on Windermere
LA23 3HE

Windermere Lake Cruises is one of the principal visitor attractions in Cumbria and is rated amongst the top ten in England.

Steamers and launches sail daily throughout the year and, in addition to scheduled public sailings from Ambleside, Bowness and Lakeside, the Company operates private charters, special interest cruises, sightseeing cruises and services to and from the Lake District Visitor Centre (Brockhole), the Lakeside Aquarium, Fell Foot Country Park (National Trust) and the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Steam Railway.

The Company offers a wide range of package tours in association with local visitor attractions including The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, The Lakeside and Haverthwaite Steam Railway, Holehird Gardens and The Aquarium and Brockhole.

A recently introduced route is Bowness to Ferry House with connecting bus service to Hilltop, Hawkshead and Grizedale.

Further Information

The newly opened Lakeland Motor Museum is a all year round attraction with catering from a cup of tea to a three course sitdown meal.

  • Restaurants and car parks situated next to the piers

  • On board coffee shops, licensed bars and group catering

  • Lunch cruises for groups (must be pre booked)

  • Steamers and launches available for private charter

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    M6 junction 36 then A590 to Lakeside Steamers or A591 for Bowness and Ambleside sailings. (Follow brown signs).

    Windermere Lake Cruises Postcode for SatNav: LA23 3HE


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