White Cross Bay Resort & Marina - On the shores of Lake Windermere




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Aerial view of White Cross BayWhite Cross Bay is situated on the shores of Lake Windermere in one of the most idyllic and scenic locations in the very heart of the Lake District.


The panorama of the lake, surrounding fells and countryside is simply breathtaking. Staying at a lodge on this park at one of the Lake District's most exclusive locations will provide you with a luxurious and relaxing holiday.



A delightful lakeside location

Reception and clubhouse at White Cross Bay

White Cross Bay boasts a range of facilities and sits directly on the shores of Lake Windermere. We offer accommodation in one of the most idyllic and scenic locations in the very heart of the Lake District.

Located between the towns of Windermere and Ambleside and surrounded by beautiful fells and panoramic lake views, White Cross Bay offers the perfect base from which to explore the Lake District.


Marina with direct access to Lake Windermere


White Cross Bay MarinaFor sailing and water sports enthousiasts, White Cross Bay

benefits from its own marina with direct access to the Lake

and it offers one of the best boat launching facilities on

Lake Windermere. Fees are payable for boat mooring and launching. Please contact White Cross Bay on 015394 43937 for more details.

Tuition for various water sports (canoeing, water skiing, sailing etc) can be found at the nearby Low Wood Bay Watersports Centre or in Bowness.

It has also been awarded the David Bellamy Gold Award for its commitment and demonstration of concern for the environment.

The park is located in protected woodland and countryside areas. Our guests can enjoy the natural surroundings where birds, animals and plant life can be seen. The woodland park extends to 60 acres.

Leisure facilities on site

The swimming pool at White Cross BayGuests now have free use of the leisure facilities (a leisure pass is issued on arrival) and there is enough choice to provide you with a full and relaxing holiday without necessarily venturing off the park.

Among the main features is an indoor heated swimming pool with adjoining sauna and gym. For your outdoor entertainment the park offers a children's play area, all weather sports pitch, beer garden, picnic area and charming woodland surrounds and walks.

The restaurant and lounge bar 'The Flying Boat' has a full range of meals and drinks available and a takeaway which caters for your every need on site. A great place to relax after a busy day.


White Cross Bay Facilities at a glance :

  • Boat Launch Facilities and Berths

  • Indoor Heated Swimming Pool, Sauna and Gymnasium
  • Restaurant, Family Lounge Bar and Takeaway
  • Beer Garden
  • Picnic Area
  • Outdoor Children's Play Area
  • Multi Use Games Area (Tennis, Football, Basketball)
  • Shop
  • Launderette
  • Internet Access
  • FREE Wi-Fi across the Park




                                              White Cross Bay has a 4 star holiday park rating                        White Cross Bay has been awarded a David Bellamy gold award

White Cross Bay is managed by Park Resorts with whom Lake District Lodge Holidays has no connection. All the lodges available to rent through us are privately owned.      



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