Brockhole, the Lake District Visitor Centre

Be wild and try something new, soar through the sky on a treetop adventure, or splash out on the water. Take in the beauty of our awesome mountain views, taste the best of local food and ale. Brockhole, the Lake District Visitor Centre on the shores of Windermere is the ultimate start. You can visit the main Brockhole website for further details.


Adventure playground

adventure playground

Packed with rope walks, slides, swings, scramble nets and zip wire for the kids.

Enjoy the Adventure playground

Hire a bike

bike hire

A range of bikes are available for hire - including adult bikes, child bikes, tag-alongs and trailers.

More on hiring bikes at Brockhole

Explore the gardens

Brockhole gardens

Take a stroll around the grounds to the Windermere lakeshore or enjoy the displays around the house.

Find out more about the gardens

Book mini golf

mini golf

Our 9 hole mini golf course is perfect for a proper competition with family and friends!

Find our more about mini golf

Hire a boat

boat hire

Hire rowing boats, sit on top kayaks, race in open canoes and enjoy the views!

Find our more about hiring a boat

Relax in the café

Brockhole Cafe

Sample Cumbrian cooking at its best in our café whilst enjoying the views from the terrace overlooking Windermere.

Check out the menu

Events at Brockhole

There's plenty to do and see at Brockhole. For all the latest listings, check out the Brockhole events calendar


Contact Brockhole

Brockhole
The Lake District Visitor Centre
Windermere
Cumbria LA23 1LJ

Parking charges apply

Call: 015394 46601

Email: info@brockhole.co.uk

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Transport Links

Brockhole has its own jetty where Windermere Lake Cruises boats run from Ambleside and Bowness all year round. Frequent buses serve the stops at the entrance to the site on the A591, linking Brockhole to Ambleside, Bowness, Windermere Rail Station and beyond. For more information and links to timetables visit our travel and transport page.


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