Oakbank House Guest House, Bed and Breakfast Bowness on Windermere

  • Oakbank House, Helm Road, Windermere, Cumbria LA23 3BU, UK
  • http://www.oakbankhouse.co.uk
  • 015394 43386

Oakbank House is located in the centre of Bowness-on-Windermere and overlooks Lake Windermere and the fells beyond.

The house itself is a former “gentleman’s residence” dating back over 160 years and still boasts some of the original features of the house. This Cumbria Quality Assured guest house offers bed and breakfast accommodation with many extra touches that make your visit one to remember.

There are 12 guest bedrooms all individually designed and offer high levels of comfort. Many regular guests have their favourite room. The superior rooms tend to go quickly so it is advisable to book early.

Bedrooms are en-suite and several have a bath and shower. Every superior room has fantastic views of Lake Windermere and the Lakeland fells. All rooms have tea / coffee making facilities, LCD Flatscreen digital TV with Freeview channels, radio, and hair drier. There are also ironing and trouser press facilities.

Breakfast is served in the dining room that overlooks Lake Windermere. Only the best local produce is used and the choice on the menu is second to none. Nobody leaves hungry.

The lounge overlooks the lake and is ideal for relaxing with a book and a drink. There are maps, games and plenty of reading material to help you idle away the time or plan your days’ activity.

There is ample off street parking for up to 14 cars.

Your hosts are able to arrange golf, horse riding, cycle hire, fishing, water skiing or off-road motor sports.


Places to visit include Windermere Steamboat Museum, St Martins Church, Boat trips can be taken from Bowness Pier to Lakeside Pier, Brockhole the National Park Visitor Centre, World of Beatrix Potter Attraction and Haverthwaite Railway to name a few.

Parking | TV | Internet Access /Wi Fi | Tea / Coffee Making Facilities | En-Suite

Independent - Local Tourism Award