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Beatrix Potter's Lake District

 

World of Beatrix Potter
  • Overview

    highlights

    • Visit the interesting World of Beatrix Potter Attraction
    • Enjoy a cream tea at the lovely Lindeth Howe Hotel
    • Relax on our Lake Windermere cruise
    • Journey on the Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway
    • Take in the beautiful Lakeland scenery

    The landscape of the Lake District was the inspiration for many of Beatrix Potter’s popular stories. Her love of this beautiful area stemmed from many childhood holidays and she set many of her most famous stories here. Read More

    Great for:

    • Great for - History
    • Great for - Nature
    • Great for - Railway
    • Great for - Scenery


    Lindeth Howe Hotel
    On this trip you’ll have the chance to explore the World of Beatrix Potter attraction in Bowness-on-Windermere where the 23 magical tales by the author are brought to life with the sights and sounds of the various characters. Meet your favourites, Squirrel Nutkin, Mrs. Tiggywinkle and Mr. Tod and of course, Peter Rabbit.

    We’ll also take in beautiful Lake Windermere on a lake cruise, enjoy a trip along the River Leven on the Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway and have a fabulous cream tea at Lindeth Howe Hotel.
  • Itinerary

    ITINERARY

    LOCATIONS


  • The Hotel

    YOUR HOTEL


    Newby Bridge Hotel

    • Newby Bridge Hotel
    • Newby Bridge Hotel

    This elegant hotel is sitiuated overlooking Lake Windermere and within five acres of lovely grounds. Facilities include a swimming pool, spa, steam room and gym. The hotel restaurant offers a menu which uses fresh produce from the hotel's own garden.

    • Oak-panelled restaurant
    • The Huntsman's Inn traditional bar
    • Extensive gardens with private jetty on Lake Windermere
    • Leisure centre with indoor pool, spa pool, mini gym and steam room
    • 3 star rating (Visit England)
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  • Excursions & Extras

    INCLUDED EXCURSIONS


    Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway
    Full Day: Lake District

    This morning we take a trip on the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway where we’ll get to see magnificent Lake Windermere and the beautiful River Leven as we travel through beautiful scenery. We’ll then take a scenic drive stopping at Coniston, where we’ll get great views of both Coniston Water and the Old Man of Coniston. We’ll carry on to Hawkshead, which is home to beautiful St Michael’s Church which overlooks the village. We then carry on to Ambleside, a pretty village full of beautiful pubs and cafes.

    World of Beatrix Potter
    Full Day: World of Beatrix Potter

    We take a hop, skip and a jump to the World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, where you can experience all her magical tales brought to life. Many of the authors favourite characters are brought to life in 3D and the Peter Rabbit Garden tells the story of Beatrix Potter’s love for nature and captures the essence of her world. Following this we take a lake cruise, one of the best ways to truly appreciate this fabulous landscape. We finish off our excursion with afternoon tea at the Lindeth Howe Hotel.

    Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway
    Full Day: Lake District

    This morning we take a trip on the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway where we’ll get to see magnificent Lake Windermere and the beautiful River Leven as we travel through beautiful scenery. We’ll then take a scenic drive stopping at Coniston, where we’ll get great views of both Coniston Water and the Old Man of Coniston. We’ll carry on to Hawkshead, which is home to beautiful St Michael’s Church which overlooks the village. We then carry on to Ambleside, a pretty village full of beautiful pubs and cafes.

    World of Beatrix Potter
    Full Day: World of Beatrix Potter

    We take a hop, skip and a jump to the World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, where you can experience all her magical tales brought to life. Many of the authors favourite characters are brought to life in 3D and the Peter Rabbit Garden tells the story of Beatrix Potter’s love for nature and captures the essence of her world. Following this we take a lake cruise, one of the best ways to truly appreciate this fabulous landscape. We finish off our excursion with afternoon tea at the Lindeth Howe Hotel.

    Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway
    Full Day: Lake District

    This morning we take a trip on the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway where we’ll get to see magnificent Lake Windermere and the beautiful River Leven as we travel through beautiful scenery. We’ll then take a scenic drive stopping at Coniston, where we’ll get great views of both Coniston Water and the Old Man of Coniston. We’ll carry on to Hawkshead, which is home to beautiful St Michael’s Church which overlooks the village. We then carry on to Ambleside, a pretty village full of beautiful pubs and cafes.

    World of Beatrix Potter
    Full Day: World of Beatrix Potter

    We take a hop, skip and a jump to the World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, where you can experience all her magical tales brought to life. Many of the authors favourite characters are brought to life in 3D and the Peter Rabbit Garden tells the story of Beatrix Potter’s love for nature and captures the essence of her world. Following this we take a lake cruise, one of the best ways to truly appreciate this fabulous landscape. We finish off our excursion with afternoon tea at the Lindeth Howe Hotel.

    Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway
    Full Day: Lake District

    This morning we take a trip on the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway where we’ll get to see magnificent Lake Windermere and the beautiful River Leven as we travel through beautiful scenery. We’ll then take a scenic drive stopping at Coniston, where we’ll get great views of both Coniston Water and the Old Man of Coniston. We’ll carry on to Hawkshead, which is home to beautiful St Michael’s Church which overlooks the village. We then carry on to Ambleside, a pretty village full of beautiful pubs and cafes.

    World of Beatrix Potter
    Full Day: World of Beatrix Potter

    We take a hop, skip and a jump to the World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, where you can experience all her magical tales brought to life. Many of the authors favourite characters are brought to life in 3D and the Peter Rabbit Garden tells the story of Beatrix Potter’s love for nature and captures the essence of her world. Following this we take a lake cruise, one of the best ways to truly appreciate this fabulous landscape. We finish off our excursion with afternoon tea at the Lindeth Howe Hotel.

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What's included

  • Return coach travel
  • Four nights accommodation
  • Daily breakfast, four evening meals
  • Porterage
  • Two included excursions
  • Child prices 10-20% off adult prices
  • To book your child place call us on 01942 417458
Newby Bridge Hotel

Newby Bridge Hotel

This elegant hotel is sitiuated overlooking Lake Windermere and within five acres of lovely grounds. Facilities include a swimming pool, spa, steam room and gym. The hotel restaurant offers a menu which uses fresh produce from the hotel's own garden.

Learn more about the hotel

Newby Bridge Hotel

  • Newby Bridge Hotel
  • Newby Bridge Hotel

This elegant hotel is sitiuated overlooking Lake Windermere and within five acres of lovely grounds. Facilities include a swimming pool, spa, steam room and gym. The hotel restaurant offers a menu which uses fresh produce from the hotel's own garden.

  • Oak-panelled restaurant
  • The Huntsman's Inn traditional bar
  • Extensive gardens with private jetty on Lake Windermere
  • Leisure centre with indoor pool, spa pool, mini gym and steam room
  • 3 star rating (Visit England)
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