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Holiday Break Ideas for New Parents

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 fascinating and scenic walking routes for you and your family to experience, some featuring a gentle lakeside stroll. Here are some walks for the whole family to enjoy:

  • Cockshot Point – starting from Windermere Marina Village this flat lakeside walk takes you to the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere 
  • West Shore Walk – catch the ferry from the back of Windermere Marina Village to the start point of this walk, you can make this walk as long or short as you want. A flat walk with endless views of the lake, you can even enjoy a picnic with your family at Wray Castle.
  • Holehird Gardens – although not a walk like the previous two, Holehird Gardens allows you to view the stunning setting which overlooks Windermere. Throughout the different seasons, you can explore different areas of the beautiful gardens. 

Benefit from Our Self-Catering Accommodation

Self-catering accommodation offers a number of beneficial factors, especially for new parents who are holidaying with a new-born. You can make this space your own, creating a homely and relaxed atmosphere, making yourself truly at home.

Having this privacy ensures you can focus on your family holiday experience without the distraction of others around you. One huge benefit this type of accommodation offers is that it allows you to bring all the necessities your baby needs. You will have bags filled with many things your baby needs, from nappies and dummies to spare clothes, so having the space to store everything you need is essential.

Also, all of our apartments are equipped with washers, dryers and microwaves within the property, with parking available right outside your front door, truly making this a home away from home. You have access to everything you need to help look after your new-born, and with the privacy available to you, you can enjoy making the early memories of your new family. You also have the option of taking two apartments, allowing the grandparents their own space whilst also having them on hand for babysitting duties if you decide you want to go out for the evening. Self-catering accommodation is a highly beneficial option for new parents who are wanting a holiday break in Windermere.

At Windermere Marina Village, we offer holiday cottages in the Lake District, allowing you to enjoy these fantastic holiday break ideas as a new family. To find out more, please get in touch today by calling 01539 446 551 and we will be happy to help. 

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