Winander House, Glebe Road, Bownes-on-Windermere
Extra Costs for Pets
**No extra cost**
Freedom tickets are valid for 24 hours from time of purchase and are valid on all of Windermere Lake Cruises scheduled sailings. Tickets available from Bowness, Brockhole, Lakeside and Ambleside (Waterhead).
Islands Cruise (Blue)
A delightful 45 minute sightseeing tour from Bowness Bay to include the magnificent mountain scenery, lovely secluded bays and shore line and inevitably the many wooded islands around the central parts of the lake. A special one hour version of this cruise is available for the exclusive use of private parties.
Sailings between Lakeside and Bowness (Yellow Cruise)
Your journey can start at either Lakeside or Bowness and takes 40 minutes in each direction with the opportunity to break your journey and return on any later Windermere Lake Cruises scheduled vessel.
Sailings between Bowness and Ambleside (Red Cruise)
Your journey can start at either Bowness or Ambleside and takes 30 minutes in each direction with the opportunity to break your journey and return on any later Windermere Lake Cruises scheduled vessel. Boats also call in to Brockhole – The Lake District Visitors’ Centre with exhibitions, lake shore walks and children’s adventure playgrounds and activities such as Treetop Nets and Treetop Trek.
Sailings between Ambleside, Wray Castle and Brockhole (Green Cruise)
A seasonal service on a traditional wooden launch that visits two dog-friendly attractions on the lake shore. This service runs hourly from Ambleside during the peak summer season.
Sailings between Bowness and Ferry House
Operates a service between Bowness and Ferry House during the peak summer season providing access to the opposite side of the lake for walkers and visitors to Hill Top (The former home of Beatrix Potter).
Sailings between Lakeside and Fell Foot
Operates daily during the summer months. This services provides access to Fell Foot National Park from Lakeside and vice versa.
Any of the vessels operated by Windermere Lake Cruises can be chartered for private functions, wedding receptions etc throughout the year.
Well behaved dogs travel free of charge!