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Bowness-on-Windermere is a town in South Lakeland, Cumbria. The town is a huge tourist attraction, due to its location on the banks of Windermere.

Windermere Lake cruises have a large fleet of modern and traditional boats, which operate the full length of Windermere, calling at Waterhead, Bowness and Lakeside. For more information, please visit:

Bowness-on-Windermere has much on offer. It is one of the main outdoor activity centres, including:

  • Abseiling
  • Boat Hire
  • Caving
  • High Ropes
  • Paragliding
  • Paintballing

For those who are perhaps not so activity motivated, maybe a trip to The World of Beatrix Potter Centre is more your cup of tea? For more information, click here.

There is something for everyone at Bowness-on Windermere. If you don’t believe us, go have a look for yourself.

Bowness pier, where delicious ice cream can be enjoyed and you can feed the ducks!
Charming town with nice shops and restaurants - if you are looking for a day out, I would recommend!
Peter Jensen