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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 Gray Walls hotel is located in the center 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. A private bathroom, a flat-screen LCD TV, and tea/coffee making facilities are included in all rooms at The Gray Walls. Home-cooked meals made from local produce are served in The Grays Inn pub, which features live music, a games room, beer garden, and a range of local cask ales. Cruises of Lake Windermere are available from the Lakeside Pier which is a 10-minute drive from the hotel. The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction is just 1.2 mi away.


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Lake Windermere from the grounds of Merewood Country House Hotel

Windermere (272 Pictures)

in the county of Cumbria

(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.....

Bowness Bay, Lake Windermere.

Bowness on Windermere (206 Pictures)

in the county of Cumbria

(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...

Hawkshead

Hawkshead (116 Pictures)

in the county of Cumbria

(3.9 miles, 6.2 km, direction W)

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Under Loughrigg Ambleside

Ambleside (837 Pictures)

a Picturesque Village in the county of Cumbria

(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..

Cottages on the road to Rydal Mount

Rydal (61 Pictures)

in the county of Cumbria

(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...

Looking down on Elterwater from Lingmoor Fell.

Elterwater (24 Pictures)

in the county of Cumbria

(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 (39 Pictures)

in the county of Cumbria

(6.8 miles, 10.9 km, direction NW)

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

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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 (148 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 8

Tarn Hows (89 Pictures)

(5.2 miles, 8.3 km, direction W)

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Dove Cottage in Grasmere. The one time home of the Poet William Wordsworth

Dove Cottage (6 Pictures)

(6.8 miles, 10.9 km, direction NW)

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Sizergh Castle (28 Pictures)

(8.6 miles, 13.8 km, direction SE)

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Brothers Water from Kirkstone Pass, English Lakes. September 2006. Cannon Powershot 400

Brothers Water (6 Pictures)

(8.8 miles, 14.1 km, direction N)

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