Local Area

Ferry view cottage is located near the Southern tip of Bowness-on-Windermere which is considered the Lake Districts most popular tourist destination. It is busy most of the year and people come to enjoy the lake for sailing and water sports, or just to relax and enjoy the atmosphere of the villages delightful setting.

Home to a large selection of lovely shops, bars and restaurants it has a long high street that stretches down to the lake shore.

Windermere, England's largest natural lake, is of course its main attraction. From its shores in Bowness you can hire a boat or take a cruise and explore all this stunning area has to offer.

A car ferry is located down the hill from the cottage which offers easy access to the Lakes western shores.
Bowness is also home to the famous Beatrix potter attraction and has a small theatre and cinema so even on those rainy days there is something to keep guests entertained.

Whatever you plan to do on your holiday, the cottage is the ideal base from which to go exploring!