Lakeside is a Village in the Lake
District of Cumbria, on the south side
of Lake Windermere.
Lakeside is popular for Boat Trips,
Aquarium and Steam Train rides to
Hverthwaite 3 miles south and back.
Area Attractions Click on Map.
The image top is boat arriving from
Bowness-on-Windermere at Lakeside. There is a
popular Cafe above the Train Station, and the
Hotel on the right has a popular Beer
Garden, both with amazing views.
The second image is of one of the Tour
Boats arriving from Ambleside and Bowness.
Lakeside to Ambleside at the north of Lake
Windermere is about 14 miles. Lakeside to
Bowness about 9 miles.
This is a mid sized Boat, there are much
larger Boats, and smaller Boats to choose
The Lakeside Aquarium is next to the Steam
Train station and Lake Windermere Pier. This
is a fairly large Aquarium showing a large
variety of fish that can be found in Cumbria,
and others from around the world.
The Haverthwaite Railway Station is about
3 miles south of Lakeside in Cumbria. The
Station has a Kids Play area and
This Railway ends here now, with just the
steam trains running between the Station and
Lakeside between March and October from about
10.00 and 16.30, a very popular attraction.
You can buy Lake Cruises and Steam Train
Wiki Page for
Other attractions by Lakeside are the
Stott Park Bobbin Mill half of a mile
northwest. english-heritage.org.uk . Map
Lakeland Motor Museum &
Donald Campbell centre is 2 miles southwest
with coach trips available with some Lake
Cruise packages. Map
South Lakes Safari Zoo 14 miles
southwest, there may be coach trips available
in summer. Map