Situated close to the beautiful Lake Windermere, in the Lake District region, in the north of England, are the small, peaceful villages of Lakeside and Newby Bridge. A Lakeside & Newby Bridge holiday is the ideal choice for those who are looking for an active outdoor destination with the opportunity to relax in peaceful surroundings after a busy day outside. A Lakeside & Newby Bridge holiday rental cottage will provide all of the home comforts you enjoy as well as providing memorable, breath-taking views of some of the most stunning scenery to be found in the north of England.
Although Lakeside and Newby Bridge are small, there is a great variety of outdoor pursuits to get your teeth into in the villages and the immediate surrounding area. Travellers who enjoy a spot of hiking, mountain biking, mountain climbing, abseiling, rock climbing, archery, swimming, windsurfing, sailing, fishing, horse riding and golf will truly love a Lakeside & Newby Bridge holiday.
If you have enough energy left to leave your Lakeside & Newby Bridge holiday rental cottage for a day trip, then there are a few small towns and villages worth visiting in the area. The town of Ambleside is about half an hour north of both the villages and just outside of the town is Rydal Mount, the home of the spectacular English poet William Wordsworth. Ambleside itself is home to the Homes of Football photography collection which is deemed to be one of the best collections of football photography to be found anywhere in the world.
If you are now considering booking a fantastic Lakeside & Newby Bridge rental cottage then you will need to prepare yourself for mild summers and cool winters. Generally speaking the warmest time of the year to have a Lakeside & Newby Bridge holiday are the months of June and July when the daytime temperature can reach a very reasonable 19°C. The cooler months of December, January and February see the temperature during the daytime offering lows of 4° and highs of 8°C. The annual rainfall amount for the area is quite high at 34 inches with the wettest month generally being December.
Travellers on a Lakeside & Newby Bridge holiday are likely to start their trip by arriving at Manchester Airport (MAN) which is approximately 88 miles away from the area. Airlines that have cheap, regular flights to the airport include BMI, Flybe, Air Southwest, BMIbaby and British Airways. Passengers can leave various parts of the UK from several UK airports including Gatwick (LGW), Bristol (BRS), Aberdeen (ABZ), Belfast (BFS) and Southampton (SOU).