If you are planning a honeymoon in Windermere you can choose from a wide range of spa hotels, boutique hotels and luxury hotels close to the lake.
Why not choose a luxury Windermere spa hotel with hot tubs, four-poster beds, jacuzzi baths for 2, LCD TV´s and luxurious bathrooms and steam rooms? Enjoy some pampering sessions in the spa beauty rooms and luxuriate in your suite after a long day walking the fells.
Honeymoons are a special time for couples, and whether you want to walk along the water´s edge at Windermere, or partake in some more adventurous outdoor activities you will find plenty of things to see and do whatever time of year you visit.
Honeymoon in Windermere
Take a trip across the lake by boat, visit villages at the other side of the water, or hop on and off where you choose, visiting some great attractions along the way including the Lakes Aquarium.
Romance and the Lake District go hand in hand, and if you want to explore the region, book a seat on board the Settle to Carlisle Railway which whisks you through the magnificent Yorkshire Dales, over the arches of the Ribblehead Viaduct and through the Blea Moor tunnel and on to Carlisle. The scenery is stunning along the route.
Windermere is blessed with some of the finest scenery in Windermere, and if you want to walk in the footsteps of famous former resident and poet, William Wordsworth, enjoy the quiet trails and routes around the lake.
The region is also blessed with some of the best restaurants in England, many of which are Michelin starred. Try the Gilpin Lodge Country House Hotel in Windermere with 4 dining rooms and a choice of beautifully presented classical English dishes. A little further afield but also worth a visit is L´Enclume at Grange-over-sands, Cartmel with modern cuisine and a range of dishes incorporating local cuisine.
Holbeck Ghyll at Ambleside offers excellent cuisine and a wide choice of flavours, using fresh seasonal produce.
Farmer´s markets are held regularly in and around Windermere, and you can pick up some delicious local cheeses, patés and pickles.
If you enjoy visiting stately homes, take a trip to Levens Hall which boasts magnificent topiary gardens and dates back to 1694. Said to be the oldest topiary in the world, visitors come to Levens Hall from all over the world to enjoy the hall and the gardens. Well worth a visit.
If you can drag yourself out of your luxury spa hotel in Windermere, you will find plenty of activities in and around the town, including hiking, cycling, horse riding, museums, stately homes and museums.