About Us

10+ Years Old
6 Rooms
Starting @ £25/night

Our Vision

Windermere Guesthouse and Hostel offer comfortable, simple & private accommodation in the heart of the Lake District. We pride ourselves on providing guests a place to stay in Windermere at an affordable rate.

Directions and How to Find Us

Windermere Guesthouse and Hostel, 17 Church Street, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1AQ. Arriving by car, our accommodation can be found along the A591, a short drive from M6 junction 36. Upon arrival, on-street parking is available, allowing you to explore the area on foot if you wish.

Windermere Train Station and Bus Station

We are situated within a 2 minute walk from both Windermere Train Station and Windermere Bus Station. Arriving by public transport couldn’t be more convenient. With train links to all major destinations, it is easy to reach Windermere from London, Manchester and Edinburgh.

Places to eat and drink in Windermere

The location of our guest house is ideal for places to eat and drink in Windermere. Some of the most popular pubs include The Pig, Crafty Baa and the Brookside Inn. Where you will have the chance to sample locally brewed beer and enjoy a great pub lunch. For dinner, try Café Italia, Smokies Bar & Grill, Hooked and Francine’s. All within walking distance and providing a variety of options at a reasonable price.

Breakfast in Windermere

While staying at the Windermere Guesthouse and Hostel, there are a number of nearby cafés to start your day. Brambles Tea Rooms, Homeground Café and Graze, all offer a wholesome breakfast at good value for money.
Furthermore, they will set you up for a day exploring the Lake District!

Things to do in Windermere

If you are looking for things to do in the Lake District, our Windermere accommodation is in an ideal location. Make the most of staying in Windermere on a budget, with some of the most popular attractions within walking distance. Take a relaxing boat ride on Lake Windermere (1.5 miles away) or admire the views along Orrest Head Walk (less than 0.5 mile).

Other major tourist attractions include the famous Beatrix Potter Museum in Bowness-on-Windermere (1.5 miles away). Alternatively, the Mountain Goat Tours are based 5 minutes from your accommodation. Giving the chance to discover even more that the Lake District has to offer.

Other details about Windermere Guesthouse and Hostel

There is a 24 hour self-check-in from 3pm onwards, check-out by 10am.

While there is 24 hour CCTV during your stay, we unfortunately are unable to hold your luggage before or after your stay. There are however, lockers available at the Tourist Information Centre, just before you reach the train station.

Pets are allowed on site and children (under the age of 18) must be supervised at all times. We are unable to accommodate special events/stag-do/hen-do’s/private parties. Windermere Guesthouse and Hostel has a strictly no-smoking policy.

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