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Things to do

Southview is situated in the heart of Windermere village and is an ideal base for spending time in the Lake District. Whether you want a relaxing stay or an adrenaline filled activity, there is sure to be something or somewhere for you.

For general tourist information and what’s on see: The tourist office website - www.cumbria-the-lake-district.co.uk

Local places of interest:

Windermere Lake cruises - www.windermere-lakecruises.co.uk
Ullswater Steamers - www.ullswater-steamers.co.uk/
The Beatrix Potter Museum – www.hop-skip-jump.com
 
Aira Force Waterfall - www.nationaltrust.org.uk/aira-force-and-ullswater/
Aquarium of the Lakes - www.lakesaquarium.co.uk
Brockhole - www.brockhole.co.uk/
Dove Cottage - www.wordsworth.org.uk
Holehird gardens - www.holehirdgardens.org.uk
Holker Hall and Gardens - www.holker.co.uk/holker-hall-and-gardens.html
Lakeland Motor Museum - www.lakelandmotormuseum.co.uk
Muncaster Castle - www.muncaster.co.uk
South Lakes Animal Park - www.wildanimalpark.co.uk/
Townend - www.nationaltrust.org.uk/townend/
Rydal Mount - www.rydalmount.co.uk/

You can head out on foot directly from Southview Guest house on a variety of paths both to the lake shore and up into the hills. As keen walker ourselves, we have a variety of books for you to peruse and are happy to advise and lend maps.

For a link to downloadable routes see: www.golakes.co.uk/adventure-capital/walking-guides-download.aspx

For more information about local activities, please see the links below:

Tours:

Mountain Goat - www.mountain-goat.com
Lake District Tours - www.lakedistricttours.co.uk
Lakes Supertours - www.lakes-supertours.com

Bike Hire:

Country Lanes in Windermere - www.countrylaneslakedistrict.co.uk/
Holmescales Activity Centre - www.holmescales.com

Horse Riding:

Lakeland pony trekking – www.lakelandponytrekking.co.uk
Bigland Hall Equestrian - www.biglandhall.com

Water based activities:

Low Wood – www.englishlakes.co.uk/watersports
Windermere Canoe and Kayak Centre - www.windermerecanoekayak.com/OB
Sailing in Windermere - www.obsailing.co.uk/
Outrun Sailing - www.outrunsailing.co.uk/

Hot Air Ballooning:

High Adventure - www.high-adventure.co.uk/
Virgin Balloon Flights - www.virginballoonflights.co.uk/

Golf:

Windermere Golf Club - www.windermeregolfclub.net/
Carus Green Golf Club (Kendal) - www.carusgreen.co.uk/
Kendal Golf Club - www.kendalgolfclub.co.uk


Contact us via +44 (0)1539 442951 or email us at admin@southview.co.uk

 

 

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Windermere B&B horse-riding
 

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