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The Grey Walls

Windermere, Cumbria, England

The Grey Walls in Windermere, Cumbria, England
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About The Grey Walls

The traditional Grey Walls hotel is located in the centre of beautiful Windermere and a 5-minute drive from the Lake District National Park and Lake Windermere. Windermere Rail Station is a 2-minute walk away.


Nearby towns & villages..

Windermere, looking north on a summer afternoon.

Windermere (270 Pictures)

(0.1 miles, 0.2 km)

Lake Windermere is England's largest lake, and one of it's most popular with visitors. It is 10.5 miles long and approx 1 mile wide. The water of the lake reaches a depth of.....

St. Martin's Church

Bowness on Windermere (200 Pictures)

(1.4 miles, 2.3 km, direction S)

This is the principal resort on Lake Windermere, it is a town crammed with quaint narrow streets jammed full of summer tourists which sprawls along the shores of the lake somewhere between Waterhead and Lakeside...

The Kings Arms and Minstrals Gallery in Hawkshead

Hawkshead (116 Pictures)

(3.9 miles, 6.2 km, direction W)

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Under Loughrigg Ambleside

Ambleside (837 Pictures)

(4.0 miles, 6.5 km, direction NW)

Ambleside, meaning "Shieling" or summer pasture by the riverbank, lies next to the northern shore of Lake Windermere. A busy victorian town ideal as a base when visiting the Lake District..

A stream near Rydal, Lake district

Rydal (61 Pictures)

(5.6 miles, 9.0 km, direction NW)

Rydal in the lake district will be forever associated with the poet William Wordsworth who lived here and whose works reflect the beautiful landscape that so vividly captured his imagination almost from the moment he was born...

Langdale Pikes

Elterwater (24 Pictures)

(6.5 miles, 10.4 km, direction NW)

Elterwater is barely 200ft above sea level, it is picturesquely set beneath the glories of the Langdale Pikes..

Blea Tarn, Little Langdale, Cumbria

Little Langdale (38 Pictures)

(6.8 miles, 10.9 km, direction NW)

Little Langdale is a delightful hamlet in a hauntingly beautiful area lying above the Furness Fells...

Nearby attractions..

Windermere Boat Museum, Cumbria

Windermere Steamboat Museum (1 Pictures)

(0.9 miles, 1.5 km)

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Lake Windermere, Summer 2003

Lake Windermere (147 Pictures)

(2.1 miles, 3.3 km, direction SW)

This is the Lake District National Park's most dazzling resort as well as being England's largest natural lake. It is surrounded.....

Tarn Hows 9

Tarn Hows (89 Pictures)

(5.2 miles, 8.3 km, direction W)

This exceptional magical landscape is known as Beatrix Potter Country. For it is here amongst Lakeland's magnificent tarns and.....

Dove Cottage, the Home of poet William Wordsworth, at Grasmere, The Lake District.

Dove Cottage (6 Pictures)

(6.8 miles, 10.9 km, direction NW)

Dove cottage in the Lake District is the former home of the poet William Wordsworth and is where he wrote much of his famous.....

Sizergh Castle, near Kendal, Cumbria.

Sizergh Castle (28 Pictures)

(8.6 miles, 13.8 km, direction SE)

This ancient fortress has been the home of the Strickland family for more than 750 years. It began as a 60ft, four storey tower.....

Near Brotherswater

Brothers Water (6 Pictures)

(8.8 miles, 14.1 km, direction N)

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

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