View from Bowness Bay Information Centre cafe
View from Bowness Bay Information Centre cafe

Bowness-on-Windermere Information Centre and Café

Wondering about Windermere?

To make the most of your visit, pop in for leaflets, guides and advice from our friendly advisers.

Glebe Road
Bowness on Windermere
Cumbria LA23 3HJ

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Opening times

summer until 31 Oct 2014:

Seven days a week 9.30am - 5.30pm

winter from 1 November 2014:

Seven days a week 10am - 4.30pm

What's on offer

  • Free WiFi
  • Accommodation booking service - or book online on the right
  • Information on national and local attractions
  • Route finding advice for road, rail or bus
  • Advice on walking and cycling
  • Maps, books, touring and walking guides for sale
  • A range of gifts and souvenirs
  • Get your National Parks Passport (opens in new window) stamped
  • Full programme of events
  • Environment Agency fishing licences and local permits
  • Coach and mini bus tour booking
  • Agent for Old Laundry Theatre and Theatre by the Lake in Keswick
  • Wheelchair available to hire
  • Motorbike helmet lockers available to hire for £1 from 9.45am - 5pm daily

Bluebird By The Bay Café

Treat yourself to locally made and sourced cakes, pies, drinks and icecreams. And drink in the view of the lake as well! Open 10am - 5pm every day.

Advertising options

Perfectly situated on the Glebe, Bowness Bay Information Centre is open all year round, providing information to over 250,000 visitors a year. It provides advertisers with a captive audience looking to spend time, and money, in the Lake District National Park and throughout Cumbria. Find out about Advertising options at Bowness Bay (Word document).

More information

Read more about things to do and places to go in our Explore Windermere section.

Tel: 0845 901 0845
Fax: 015394 88005
Email: BownessTIC@lakedistrict.gov.uk

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