Come rain or shine and at any time of the year, Lake Windermere is bustling. It is busier now than with Bowness, Windermere village, Ambleside and to the south at Newby Bridge, being true 365 day a year destinations.
Record numbers of visitors have enjoyed this very special and utterly stunning part of the UK this summer. With the “staycation” being a popular choice this year as well as the 150th anniversary celebrations for Beatrix Potter and with the bonus of stage 2 of the Tour of Britain set to race by early September, Cumbria – the Lake District as THE destination of choice in 2016 is most definitely correct. The southern edge of Lake Windermere for example is just 15 minutes from the M6 great for day trips, short breaks and easily accessed holidays.
But this time of the year really is quite special in the Lake District and well worth a visit to see the wonderful autumnal into winter colours. If you like the Lake District in the summer, you’ll love it even more in the autumn.
But the time for visiting in and around Lake Windermere doesn’t finish when the summer. Autumn and winter are not just fantastic times to visit the Lake District but also to take advantage of some super offers. Newby Bridge Hotel on the southern tip of Lake Windermere has an extremely enticing late autumn/winter break for 2016. It’s only available when booking direct and from just £84 per person for 2 nights enjoy 3 course meal on your first evening, a full Cumbrian breakfast each morning and a £10 credit to be used in either our Restaurant or Bar on your second evening. Also included is full use of the private, on site leisure facilities. Call to book direct 015395 31222.