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Ullswater, Lake District

Categories: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
5/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web
Go swimming, sailing, or fishing at the most beautiful of the English lakes, Ullswater. Take a ride on the Ullswater steamer and enjoy the views of the scenery and the lake, hike across the beaches and the surrounding woods, or gaze upon the mountains that form a magnificent landscape. The area near the lake abounds with hotels, motels, and other accommodations, with many villages and towns surrounding the coastline. The lake came to fame as the setting of William Wordsworth’s renowned "Daffodils" poem. Plan to visit Ullswater and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Patterdale attractions using our Patterdale itinerary builder.
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  • In our opinion this is the best and prettiest of all the lakes. We took a Round the Lake cruise from Glenridding. This is the best way to view the scenery. The road which runs alongside the lake is ve...  read more »
  • Although we had bad weather. It rained, it is You could easily see the beauty of this place. A quiet get away from any hustle and bustle. Enjoy! 
  • Can be difficult to say how best to enjoy a lake - we just wanted to appreciate it visually. Having driven the perimeter of it, aesthetically, we found the area nearest the A5091 near Aira Force the m...  read more »
  • Superb b & b. Great staff & very welcoming. Excellent.
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