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in the county of Cumbria

Ullswater, Cumbria
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About Ullswater

Ullswater is considered by many to be the lake districts most beautiful lake. It is 7.5 miles of pure beauty, and as you approach it from any direction you will see why. Ullswater has a beautiful backdrop of mountain scenery with sheer rock faces rising up from the lake, surrounded by fields of green and magnificent woodlands refecting variant colors into ullswater's mirroring surface. It is trully an outstanding sight, and one that you will never forget. The lake also has alot to offer the visitor, with many old villages and hamlets around it's shores, showing all aspects of lakeland life from past to present. Aswell as the stunning scenery and endless beautiful trails and walks, you will find that ullswater offers an excellent array of restaurants, craft shops, accommodation and much more to make your visit a warm and pleasurable one. The lake itself offers many of the water activities of Windermere, such as boating and sailing, and ferry tours up and down the lake but the spectacular scenery is what makes it stand out as alot of peoples favourite lake of the English lakelands.

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A picture of Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum

Threlkeld (12 Pictures)

in the county of Cumbria

(8.2 miles, 13.2 km, direction NW of Ullswater)

This is a magical area of sparking lakes, tumbling waterfalls, high peaks and vast moorland regions...

From Castlerigg Farm Campsite, looking towards Cat Bells. Lake District

Castlerigg (10 Pictures)

in the county of Cumbria

(9.8 miles, 15.7 km, direction W of Ullswater)

Castlerigg is a favoured destination for tourists, it is easily accessible from the market town of Keswick and is within easy reach of the snaking waters of the pretty River Greta, picturesque becks and fells...

Grasmere, Vale, Cumbria

Grasmere (397 Pictures)

a Picturesque Village in the county of Cumbria

(10.2 miles, 16.5 km, direction SW of Ullswater)

This tiny stone village is beautifully set between the tranquil waters of Grasmere Lake and the jagged heights of Helm Crag and Nab Scar..

Keswick

Keswick (453 Pictures)

a Historic Market Town in the county of Cumbria

(10.5 miles, 16.9 km, direction W of Ullswater)

Keswick is a pretty Market Town that nestles between the spectacular Skiddaw Mountains and the northern end of the serene Derwentwater Lake within the Lake District National Park.....

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Watendlath (26 Pictures)

in the county of Cumbria

(10.6 miles, 17.0 km, direction W of Ullswater)

A place of great beauty, Watendlath's dramatic landscape inspired writer Sir Hugh Walpole to choose it as the setting for his Rogue Herries series...

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Haweswater from Rigging dale ridge, Lake District

Haweswater (7 Pictures)

(4.6 miles, 7.4 km, direction SE)

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Dalemain House & Gardens, Penrith, Cumbria

Dalemain House & Gardens (19 Pictures)

(4.9 miles, 7.9 km, direction N)

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Near Brotherswater

Brothers Water (4 Pictures)

(5.1 miles, 8.2 km, direction SW)

Dorothy Wordsworth (c.1771-1855, diarist, poet, sister of William ) referred to it as "..the glittering lively lake..". The.....

Lowther Castle with Norman Lowther from Manassas, VA - a direct descendant of Sir Richard Lowther.

Lowther Castle (17 Pictures)

(5.7 miles, 9.2 km, direction NE)

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Shap Abbey, near the village of Shap in Cumbria, taken in 1963

Shap Abbey (1 Pictures)

(7.2 miles, 11.6 km, direction SE)

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Penrith Castle, Penrith, Cumbria.

Penrith Castle (13 Pictures)

(7.3 miles, 11.8 km, direction NE)

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A picture of Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum

Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum (2 Pictures)

(7.7 miles, 12.4 km, direction W)

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Hotels & Accommodation in Ullswater

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The Ullswater View Guest House in Watermillock, Cumbria, England

The Ullswater View Guest House

Watermillock, Cumbria, England (0.9 miles, 1.4 km)
The Ullswater View is nestled in the North Easterly corner of the Lake District and offers breathtaking views of Lake Ullswater and the Eastern Fells. Free private parking is available....
More info and book online..  Price from £60.00

The Old Bothy in Watermillock, Cumbria, England

The Old Bothy

Watermillock, Cumbria, England (0.9 miles, 1.5 km)
Set in Watermillock, this holiday home is located 23 km from Windermere. The property features views of the garden and is 17 km from Keswick. There is a dining area and a kitchen complete with a dish...
More info and book online..  Price from £92.00

Gardener'S Cottage in Watermillock, Cumbria, England

Gardener'S Cottage

Watermillock, Cumbria, England (1.1 miles, 1.7 km)
Gardener'S Cottage is a holiday home located in Watermillock, 24 km from Windermere. The property features views of the garden and is 18 km from Keswick. A dishwasher and an oven can be found in the ...
More info and book online..  Price from £98.00

Aira Cottage in Dockray, Cumbria, England

Aira Cottage

Dockray, Cumbria, England (1.5 miles, 2.4 km, direction NW)
Situated in Dockray in the Cumbria Region, this holiday home is 23 km from Windermere. The property is 16 km from Keswick and boasts views of the garden. There is a dining area and a kitchen complete...
More info and book online..  Price from £250.00

Highgate Cottage in Watermillock, Cumbria, England

Highgate Cottage

Watermillock, Cumbria, England (1.8 miles, 2.9 km, direction N)
Highgate Cottage is a holiday home with a garden, set in Watermillock. It provides free private parking. An oven and a toaster can be found in the kitchen. A TV is provided. There is a private bathro...
More info and book online..  Price from £159.00

The Carriage House in Watermillock, Cumbria, England

The Carriage House

Watermillock, Cumbria, England (1.9 miles, 3.1 km, direction N)
Situated in Watermillock, this holiday home is located 25 km from Windermere. It provides free private parking. The kitchen has a dishwasher and an oven. Towels and bed linen are provided in this sel...
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Wreay Farmhouse in Watermillock, Cumbria, England

Wreay Farmhouse

Watermillock, Cumbria, England (1.9 miles, 3.1 km, direction N)
Wreay Farmhouse is a holiday home situated in Watermillock in the Cumbria Region and is 25 km from Windermere. The property features views of the garden and is 18 km from Keswick. The kitchen feature...
More info and book online..  Price from £486.00


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Nearby travel help

M6 Junction 40(7.1 miles, 11.4 km, direction NE)
Penrith Station(7.3 miles, 11.8 km, direction NE)
M6 Junction 41(8.8 miles, 14.2 km, direction N)
Langwathby Station(12.0 miles, 19.3 km, direction NE)
Blackpool Airport(55.5 miles, 89.3 km, direction S)
Newcastle International Airport(56.8 miles, 91.4 km, direction NE)
Ullswater to London(240.6 miles, 387.2 km, direction SE)