About The Area

Windermere is the central location for tourism in the lake district and Wheatlands lodge is ideally situated a couple of minutes walk from the main village with its excellent shops and fine restaurants and bistros.

From the door-step there are many walks without the need to use your car, ask Richard and Yvonne with their local knowledge.

Close to Bowness

An easy walk down into Bowness with more excellent shops & restaurants and home to the world of Beatrix Potter attraction.

Walk through Bowness to the lake shore where you will find the pier that takes the lake cruises from Bowness to Ambleside or Lakeside where you can enjoy the Aquarium of the lake or journey a little further on one of the steam trains on the Haverthwaite and lakeside railway.

Things to Suit all tastes

There are many things to do to suit all tastes within easy reach either by car or on one of the many trips organised in the area, some of which will pick up from the Wheatlands.