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Best Windermere hotels

Most recommended Windermere hotels

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The Cranleigh Boutique - Windermere - Patio
The Cranleigh Boutique
9 Wonderful
£137+
£137+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Millbeck Guest House - Windermere - Building
Free Wi-Fi
Lakes Hotel & Spa
9 Wonderful
£205+
£205+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Cedar Manor
9.5 Wonderful
£243+
£243+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Storrs Hall Hotel
9.3 Wonderful
£216+
£216+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Lindeth Fell Country House
9.4 Wonderful
£188+
£188+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Lindeth Howe
8.8 Very Good
£129+
£129+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
May Cottage B&B
9.8 Wonderful
£124+
£124+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Langdale Chase Hotel
9.5 Wonderful
£369+
£369+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
£253+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
£130+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly

Top Windermere hotels with parking

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Beech Hill Hotel & Spa - Windermere - Pool
£162+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Craig Manor Hotel - Windermere
Craig Manor Hotel
8.5 Very Good
£111+
£111+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Craigholme
9.7 Wonderful
£99+
£99+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Aphrodites Group
8.6 Very Good
£337+
£337+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Windermere Suites
9.3 Wonderful
£171+
£171+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
The Glenburn
8.4 Very Good
£129+
£129+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
The Sun Inn
7.6 Good
£134+
£134+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
The Coach House
9.4 Wonderful
£115+
£115+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

How much is a Windermere hotel?

Here are our most popular & best value hotels

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Low season

November

High season

December

Average price (weeknight)

£209

Average price (weekend night)

£275
Cheapest month to stay with an average 26% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 54% rise in price.
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Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hotel in Windermere

Price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
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Top tips for finding Windermere hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Windermere, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Windermere in November and January.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Windermere if you stay on a Wednesday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Windermere hotel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Windermere found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was £54, while the most expensive was £179.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Windermere for 3 days.
  • Visit Windermere in July to take part in the annual Ambleside sports day. A fun day out for the whole family. Stay at The Ambleside Inn, an 18th century hotel in the heart of the historic town of Ambleside with great lake views. The Langdale Chase hotel set in historic gardens offers a tranquil escape from all the hustle and bustle of the lake.
  • Bowness-on-Windermere is the most popular resort on lake Windermere with over 10,000 licensed boats. Stay at the Lakes Hotel & Spa, in the heart of Windermere and enjoy good food and a spa. The World of Beatrix Potter is only 10 minutes away.
  • For a quieter stay, the Lindeth Country House hotel is a top choice with KAYAK users and is great value for money. Tucked away in seven acres of gardens, the elegant Edwardian property offers an extensive menu, with spacious individually decorated rooms.
  • For travellers seeking a luxury hotel in Windermere, Cragwood Country House Hotel is a prime choice, offering ultimate relaxation. The 4-star hotel has its own private jetty and vast gardens on Lake Windermere’s shores. It’s a 5-minute drive from central Windermere and offers free on-site parking. Guests rate the comfortable beds and the restaurant’s tasty food, made using seasonal ingredients.
  • If you’re looking for a spa hotel in Windermere, consider Windermere Boutique Hotel, which is a 5-minute drive from the city centre. The hotel has eight stylish suites, all of which have a spa bathroom, and some have a hot tub and sauna. There are various massages and holistic therapies available.
  • A well-connected option, also ideal as a base for exploring Windermere and the rest of the Lake District, is the boutique 3-star Cedar Manor Hotel. It’s 600 metres from the railway station and a 3-minute walk to Windermere centre. The lake is also a 10-minute walk away.
  • For a budget hotel in Windermere, the Grey Walls hotel is highlighted for its good deals, comfortable rooms and free breakfast. Windermere Hotel, just 400 metres from the centre, has several rooms with great views across Lake Windermere and the town. It offers free Wi-Fi and has a restaurant and lounge.
  • For first-time visitors to Windermere, consider staying centrally at Applegarth Villa and Hotel. Close to the charming high street, this hotel has 15 uniquely styled bedrooms and 7 suites with hot tubs. Another option is The Hideaway, which is a 5-minute walk from the centre and 20 minutes’ walk from Lake Windermere. Guests receive free tea and homemade cakes daily in their rooms.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Windermere

  • Where in Windermere do I stay if I want to do water sports?

    Anywhere you stay on Windermere has easy access to a water sports centre. Pick from a variety of KAYAK properties. The Mews Boutique Apartments are very popular and come with a fully equipped kitchen, free Wi-Fi and off-street parking.

  • Is there anything else to do in Windermere other than water sports?

    Brockhole Visitor Centre offers a wide range of activities including archery, treetop treks and pony rides that the whole family can enjoy. The Merewood Country House is right opposite, with the park a 10-minute walk from the centre.

  • Is Windermere a good place to visit in the winter?

    Windermere is the perfect place for a winter break when the lakes acquire a tranquil look, and snowy mountain tops render the whole area magical. Stay at the Gilpin Lake House with only six guest houses spread over 100 acres of private land, hot tubs, a sauna, and swimming pool. Otherwise settle for the cosy log fires at the Wildboar luxury Inn in the Gilpin valley.

  • Are there any hotels in Windermere with disabled access?

    If you need hotels in Windermere with disabled access, Windermere Manor Hotel has some rooms which are wheelchair accessible. It also has features for visually impaired people, and pet dogs and guide dogs are welcome. The hotel is a 2-minute walk from Lake Windemere and a 15-minute walk from the centre.

  • Are there any hotels in Windermere which are adults only?

    If you’re looking for hotels in Windermere which are suitable for an adults-only break, The Willowsmere is a prime choice. The quiet hotel is set in a nineteenth-century stone building, and all rooms have views onto either the landscaped gardens or Orrest Head viewpoint.

  • Which hotels in Windermere have free parking?

    Several hotels in Windermere offer free parking. The 3-star Craig Manor Hotel has free on-site parking. It has 26 cosy rooms, some of which have views across Lake Windermere. Langdale Chase Hotel is situated right on Lake Windermere, and offers residents free on-site parking. It’s only an 8-minute drive from Windermere station.

  • Which hotels in Windermere have the best restaurants?

    The restaurant at Miller Howe Hotel uses locally grown ingredients to serve British food with a twist. Whilst dining, guests can enjoy panoramic views over Lake Windermere. It’s one of several hotels in Windermere with top on-site restaurants. The Lamplighter Dining Rooms restaurant is rated for its ambience with Victorian-era high ceilings and a central location. It has a cosy lounge bar, as well as a terrace where guests can enjoy drinks, weather permitting.

  • What are the best hotels near Lake District Visitor Centre at Brockhole?

    Lake District Visitor Centre at Brockhole being one of the most popular landmarks in Windermere, many travellers enjoy staying close by. Cragwood Country House Hotel, Briery Wood Country House Hotel and Merewood Country House are recommended hotels on KAYAK within walking distance.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Windermere?

    Although the average price for a double room in Windermere is £198, £39 is the lowest price found by KAYAK users in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hotel in Windermere for tonight?

    In the last 3 hours, users have found Windermere hotels for tonight for as low as £39. Users have also found 3-star hotels from £50 and 4-star hotels from £47.

  • How much is a hotel in Windermere for this weekend?

    KAYAK users found 3-star hotel rooms in Windermere for this weekend from £61 and 4-star hotel rooms from £65. The cheapest room in Windermere for the same date was £61 per night.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Windermere?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Windermere districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Windermere city centre

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Windermere hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Windermere that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include The Cranleigh Boutique, Holmlea Guest House and Cedar Manor.

Where to stay in Windermere?

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