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A lake of northwest England in the Cumbrian Mountains. It is the largest lake in England and a popular tourist area in the Lake District.


(Placename) a lake in NW England, in Cumbria in the SE part of the Lake District: the largest lake in England. Length: 17 km (10.5 miles). Sometimes (less correctly) called: Lake Windermere


(ˈwɪn dərˌmɪər)

Lake, a lake in NW England, in Cumbria: the largest lake in England. 10 mi. (16 km) long.
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The area has gone on to become a hub for tourism and is a port of call for Windermere Lake Cruises, who whisk visitors up to busy Bowness and on further to Ambleside.
Windermere Lake Chelan is proud to announce and welcome Rhett Crow, Managing Broker, leading its brand-new location in downtown Lake Chelan.
A return trip on a steamer by Windermere Lake Cruises costs PS11.
Attractions on its doorstep include the family-friendly Lakes Aquarium and the departure point for the Windermere Lake Cruises that take you to the local towns Bowness, Brockhole and Waterhead, near Ambleside in around an hour, all well stocked with independent shops, bars and restaurants.
And with a Windermere Lake Cruise to return the family back to the very door of our hotel, I thought my role as Entertainments Officer for the day was complete.
Rob Beale- Boatmaster, Windermere Lake Cruises, Cumbria
We opted to spend a sunny afternoon exploring England's largest natural lake on a Windermere Lake Cruise.
Take a trip on a Windermere Lake Cruise, above, and the Lamplighter Dining Rooms, below
Take a trip on a Windermere Lake Cruise, above, and the Lamplighter Dining Rooms, below The Ryebeck Country House |and Restaurant, left, in Bownesson-Windermere, and one of its bedrooms, above
Nigel Wilkinson, managing director of Windermere Lake Cruises Ltd, said: High-speed fibre broadband will have a transformational impact on our business systems.
For those that fancy a little expedition, the Windermere Lake Cruises and the famous World of Beatrix Potter attraction is nearby.