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The Lake District, where beauty and tranquility await

The area

Things to do and visit

The Cranleigh is situated two minutes' walk from Lake Windermere and one minute's walk to the central village of Bowness on Windermere where you will find a large selection of established restaurants, shops, cafes and bars.

From Bowness you may choose to enjoy a trip out on one of the famous Windermere Lake cruises which visit the beautiful village of Ambleside, or to Lakeside where you can catch a ride on one of the steam trains. There is also the Lakes Aquarium to enjoy at Lakeside.

If you enjoy walking you are in the right place, with many beautiful scenic walks right outside the doors of our Lake District hotel. We can provide you with information on short walks around the Bowness and Windermere area.

As our Windermere hotel is situated in the heart of the English Lake District, you will find there is something to do for everyone. Please find below a list of attractions to visit:

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