Be wild and try something new, soar through the sky on a treetop adventure, or splash out on the water. Try archery, laser clay shooting, mini golf and our famous woodland playground. Take in the beauty of our awesome mountain views, historic gardens, and taste the best of local food and ale in our lake view cafe or The Gaddum restaurant. Brockhole, the Lake District Visitor Centre on the shores of Windermere is the ultimate start to your Lake District visit.
Visit the main Brockhole website for details.
Dive into the darkness...twisting and turning as you explore Brockhole, the Lake District Visitor Centre’s exciting new indoor attraction Brave the Cave!Find out more
Enjoy delightful lunches, classic afternoon teas and seasonal sunset dining set in the very heart of the Lake District at the beautiful 19th century Brockhole on Windermere!Find out more
Packed with rope walks, slides, swings, scramble nets and zip wire for the kids.Enjoy the Adventure playground
A range of bikes are available for hire - including adult bikes, child bikes, tag-alongs and trailers.More on hiring bikes at Brockhole
Take a stroll around the grounds to the Windermere lakeshore or enjoy the displays around the house.Find out more about the gardens
Our 9 hole mini golf course is perfect for a proper competition with family and friends!Find our more about mini golf
Hire rowing boats, sit on top kayaks, race in open canoes and enjoy the views!Find our more about hiring a boat
Sample Cumbrian cooking at its best in our café whilst enjoying the views from the terrace overlooking Windermere.Check out the menu
Using our brand new laser-adapted rifles, take aim at clays travelling through the air at up to 65mph, and see how many points you can score.Find out more
There's plenty to do and see at Brockhole. For all the latest listings, check out the Brockhole events calendar
The Lake District Visitor Centre
Cumbria LA23 1LJ
Parking charges apply
Call: 015394 46601
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.