Beatrix Potter’s home near Windermere is a popular attraction and there is a wealth of options for the serious walker or the more leisurely.
The quiet and clean air alone provides a luxurious break from the fast-paced life.
- The World of Beatrix Potter™ Attraction and Hill Top the small 17th-century house where Beatrix Potter wrote many of her famous children’s stories
- Brantwood Home to John Ruskin
- Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum
- Levens Hall and Gardens – Elizabethan mansion and world famous topiary gardens
- South Lakes Safari Zoo
The Local Valleys
For more information on the Lake District go to Visit Lake District.