Featured hotels in Windermere

  • 9.3 Superb 1,222 reviews
    Description Wateredge Inn stands on the shores of Lake Windermere, a short walk from Ambleside centre. Set across two former 17th century fishermen's cottages, it offers cosy bedrooms and period features.

    "we stayed in the windermere suite (stayed in this suite before) beautifully laid out has tobe seen, so romanatic, very peaceful and quiet, luxury at it best, two bathrooms one with bath, other shower extra,..."

  • 9.2 Superb 1,319 reviews
    Description This family-run hotel overlooks Lake Windermere and has free parking, free Wi-Fi and fine food. The shops of Ambleside are a 10-minute stroll away.

    "Comfy bed extra room for clothes etc..real gem.staff are friendly and trained. Relaxing place."

    Crunchie Dublin. Ireland
  • 9.1 Superb 687 reviews
    Description Located within the scenic Lake District National Park, 12 km from Laurel & Hardy Museum, The Swan Hotel and Spa features a children's playground and views of the river.

    "The staff were absolutely brilliant! Lovely smiley faces to welcome and very helpful throughout our stay! Me and my partner can’t wait to come back! Thank you all for the amazing experience."

    Lisa. United Kingdom
  • 9.6 Exceptional 549 reviews
    Description Just a mile from Lake Windermere in the heart of the Lake District, this luxury boutique hotel offers home-cooked food and free Wi-Fi.

    "Friendly staff and quiet bedrooms"

    Jenny. United Kingdom
  • 9.3 Superb 439 reviews
    Description Cragwood Country House Hotel lies on the shores of Lake Windermere in the Lake District National Park.With acres of landscaped gardens, this hotel offers free on-site parking and Wi-Fi.

    "The room was cozy had brewed coffee maker in room. Nice atmosphere friendly staff. Great breakfast not too far from town with bus stop outside the driveway. Saw a deer and squirrel which was great peaceful..."

    ann. Australia
  • 9.1 Superb 263 reviews
    Description On the edge of Lake Windermere in the Lake District National Park, Merewood Country House Hotel was built in 1812 and retains many original features.

    "Incredible location, beautiful building, superb dinners, breakfast cooked to order as opposed to a buffet, very comfortable bed, wonderful staff."

    Vincent. Ireland
  • 9.2 Superb 279 reviews
    Description Set close to Lake Windermere, just a 5-minute walk from Long Wood Bay Watersports Centre and a 2-minute drive from Ambleside, Briery Wood Hotel is surrounded by peaceful fields and woodland.

    "I thought it was a beautiful hotel, nice decor and the room was easily the best that we have stayed in during our stay in the UK."

    William. Australia
  • 9.3 Superb 304 reviews
    Description This 17th-century Elizabethan inn has a peaceful location in the Troutbeck Valley, with weaving footpaths that link the nearby ancient hamlets.

    "Fantastic food (breakfast also), lovely staff who are welcoming and friendly. Bedrooms are spotlessly clean and modern. Amazing place to stay. HIGHLY recommend."

    Brodie. United Kingdom
  • Gilpin Hotel & Lake House


    9.4 Superb 149 reviews
    Description Elegant Gilpin Hotel & Lake House boasts fine dining and suites with sumptuous interiors, set amidst the scenery of the Lake District. The shores of Lake Windermere are just over 2 miles away.

    "Who like VIP service,food and activities, this is place to go"

    Larisa. USA
  • 9.1 Superb 209 reviews
    Description Nanny Brow offers award-winning accommodation in a period Arts and Craft house situated on its own private crag, surrounded by 6 acres of private garden with river and mountain views.

    "Nanny Brow was an amazing place. The bed was so comfortable. The quality of the linen, towels and furniture were exquisite. Everyday you were left a beautiful homemade cake or slice. Breakfast was amazing...."

    Diane. Australia

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