Beautiful Lake District

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  • Explore the beautiful Lake District
  • Visit charming Grasmere
  • See pretty Keswick
  • Visit Holker Hall - Cumbria's premier stately home.

Enjoy a five-day break in Windermere at the Windermere Hotel to admire the breath-taking views and indulge in excellent hotel facilities. There’s so much to do in the local area, and our included excursion will ensure we get to explore to our heart’s content. Enjoy great hospitality and comfortable accommodation in the beautiful Lake District.


Windermere Hotel (primary)

  • Stay in the heart of the Lake District, overlooking the shores of England’s largest lake
  • Enjoy stunning walks or travel to pretty villages including Grasmere and Keswick
  • Enjoy afternoon tea in the hotel’s restaurant or a drink in the new Orrest Head Lodge bar

The Windermere is an iconic hotel with views over the town and lake Windermere. It is the perfect place from which to explore the lakes and many of the region’s most stunning walks can be started nearby.

Windermere is a thriving lakeside town with a number of attractions including The World of Beatrix Potter. Whatsmore, the streets are lined with local shops, bustling cafes and stylish restaurants for you to enjoy..

Going further into the Lake District national park you can discover one of the prettiest little villages, Grasmere set in a valley next to the lake. Or visit Ambleside at the end of Lake Windermere, which is said to have the most pubs per person of the population than any village in the country.

Staying in the Windermere Hotel you can enjoy fantastic and varied menus in the restaurant with breakfast and evening meals available. Then in the evening why not have a nightcap in the hotel’s brand new Orrest Head Lodge Bar.


Excursion to Holker Hall (Included)

Excursion visiting Cumbria's premier stately home - Holker Hall. Dating back to the 16th Century the estate has never been sold but passed on through the family line with each generation leaving their own impression on one one of Britain's most loved stately homes.

Excursion to Keswick (Included)

Jaunt exploring the northern Lakelands visiting Keswick and then on to Grasmere - a charming village which was once home to Wordsworth, whose grave lies in the little churchyard.

  • Europe
  • England
  • Windermere
Tour Types
  • 50 plus
  • Foodie
  • Scenic
  • Walking
  • UK Coach Departures
  • Seniors

Day 1: Home to Windermere

We’ll make our way from the interchange to Windermere, where we’ll check in to the Windermere Hotel and will enjoy a sumptuous evening meal. (Dinner)

Days 2 to 4: Windermere

We’ll have a great time, with excursions to the north lakes to make the most of a charming village which was once home to Wordsworth. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 5: Windermere to Home

Time to say goodbye today; we depart after breakfast and make our way to the interchange before returning home. (Breakfast)

You will have the option to book your own flights independently with the operator.

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