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Lake Windermere, Windermere

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In some ways the archetypically British setting, Lake Windermere sits charmingly in a shallow, lush valley of rolling hills, bushy trees, and manicured fields. This is the largest natural lake in England. It provides an iconic slice of countryside life in Great Britain with its laid-back, picturesque tranquility and unpretentious beauty. The lake has a surface area of 14.7 sq km (5.7 sq mi). By using our Windermere family vacation planner, you can arrange your visit to Lake Windermere and other attractions in Windermere.
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  • Lake windermere is a truly serene place. Its the perfect place to stop and think, I would recommend a boat tour, its so peaceful out on the water.  more »
  • Lake Windermere and surrounding area is without doubt an area of outstanding natural beauty. If you can cope with the rain wind and limited amenities during the winter months I would suggest that is t...  more »
  • Had lovely drive thro countryside with stunning mountain views on way to windermere from grange over sands. Lovely busy little village plenty of shops and eating places. Lake stunning and plenty of th...  more »