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Walking in the Lake District
Posted: 3 months 1 week ago
The Lake District is a hiking hotspot! There are many routes available for both beginners and experienced hikers, meaning you’ll find the right one for you. Don’t miss out on the unbelievable experience that is walking in the Lake District, from the breath-taking sights to the fresh air and the gorgeous wildlife. At Windermere Marina Village, we can offer you the perfect base to explore this beautiful area by foot – and the perfect accommodation to relax in when you arrive exhausted and just want to unwind. Our luxurious accommodation is a great blend of... continue reading
Lake District 2018 events
Posted: 3 months 1 week ago
The beautiful Lake District has plenty to offer all year round, and 2018 will be no exception. With so many events and attractions to attend in the area, from Windermere to Keswick, you won’t lack for entertainment – and, with luxury self-catering accommodation in the Lake District, you’ll have the perfect base to explore the area and enjoy the many must-see events of the year. So, what are the key dates to remember this upcoming year? Peter Rabbit Mania – Launches in March Don't miss the release of the Peter Rabbit's feature... continue reading
The Boathouse Bar & Restaurant
Posted: 3 months 1 week ago
The Lake District is home to some of the greatest culinary experiences in the entire country. This is no exception at Windermere Marina, where the onsite restaurant, The Boathouse Bar & Restaurant, regularly showcases some of these culinary delights. The Boathouse has recently implemented some fresh spring updates – take a look below at some of these exciting changes. The Restaurant The Boathouse Bar & Restaurant, which has recently seen a redecoration over both floors, is a team effort between owners Ben Ashworth and Geoff Perrygrove, who have cultivated... continue reading
Family Piggybacks Outside
Posted: 4 months 10 hours ago
Bank holidays are often a well-deserved treat for many families throughout the year. A long weekend can mean a short break away for you and your family, providing you with the opportunity to spend some well needed time together. A lot of people are looking forward to the upcoming bank holidays, especially those taking place in May! This is because it’s a great month to enjoy a long weekend away, as the weather often begins to warm up in preparation for summer. Good weather makes people want to get outside and make the most of their day, and Windermere Marina... continue reading
New Parents with Baby
Posted: 4 months 1 week ago
Starting your own family is a joyous occasion, and it’s only natural that you will be looking to create some lasting memories for you and your little one. If you’re looking at going away to enjoy some quality time together as a new family, Windermere is the ideal place for you. There is so much this beautiful location has to offer for you and your family. At Windermere Marina Village, we have compiled some holiday break ideas for you and your family in and around Windermere.  Experience the Beautiful Walks Areas in and around Windermere home some... continue reading
Windermere Marina Village
Posted: 4 months 1 week ago
English Tourism Week is a great chance to celebrate the fantastic sites and attractions that can be found all over the country. The celebration runs from the 17th-25th March, a perfect time to get out and about and see the most beautiful parts of the country. Of course, we think Windermere is one of the most (if not the most) beautiful parts of the UK, so we will spend English Tourism Week appreciating the best bits about Windermere. So, why not join us and see for yourself what makes Windermere so special? In the meantime, we’ve compiled a list of some of the best... continue reading
Lake District Apartment in Windermere
Posted: 4 months 2 weeks ago
Whether you are planning a holiday for the whole family, just you and your significant other or with friends, at Windermere Marina Village, we know that self-catering is the perfect option. In fact, our self-catering accommodation in the Lake District is ideal for groups up to 10 people, so whether you’re a newlywed couple or a large family looking to spend some time together, there are plenty of reasons to book a self-catering holiday with Windermere Marina Village – here are just a few! #1 – Freedom to Explore the Lakes Our luxury apartments and... continue reading
Couple on honeymoon
Posted: 4 months 2 weeks ago
The Lake District is known as being one of the most romantic places in the UK. There are endless reasons this beautiful location has become a popular place for couples to enjoy their honeymoon after saying ‘I do’, but especially because it’s filled with mesmerising scenery and romantic activities you can enjoy during your luxurious retreat. What is it about the Lake District that newlyweds love so much? Here are some fitting activity and restaurant ideas for you to explore during your romantic getaway. Adventure with Lakeland Segways A honeymoon should... continue reading