Windermere is a great place to use as a base as you discovery the surrounding lakes and mountains to ensure you have a fantastic holiday.
There’s a superb range of places to stay in the South Lakes, from camping to luxury spa hotels and everything in between. Windermere is a great place to use as a base as you discovery the surrounding lakes and mountains to ensure you have a fantastic holiday.
Wherever you choose to stay you will find a great selection of excellent attractions to visit nearby. And for the adventurous, the outdoor activity industry in the Windermere lake area offers almost every imaginable opportunity.
Bowness-on-Windermere is on the east shore and the busiest tourist destination in the Lake District. An excellent centre for boating activities.
Peak holiday times can see the main towns and lakes around Windermere thronged with visitors. However the region is well accustomed to this and is wonderfully relaxed and friendly, even on the busiest bank holiday weekends.
Weather in Windermere
July is the hottest month in Windermere with an average temperature of 20°C (68°F) and the coldest is February at 6°C (43°F) with the most daily sunshine hours at 6 in June. The wettest month is January with an average of 164mm of rain. The best month to swim in the sea is in August when the average sea temperature is 15°C (59°F).
Our current offers in Windermere
The Belsfield Luxury boutique retreat overlooking Lake Windermere. Nestled on the edge of Lake Windermere, Laura Ashley The Belsfield. occupies an enviable position in one of the most beautiful parts of the world.