Finding Us & Car Parking

Lakeside Hotel lies at the peaceful, southern end of Lake Windermere and travelling to us is quick, easy and very scenic.
Follow the ‘Windermere Cruises’ brown visitor signs to our front door!

By Road & Car Parking

Parking is complimentary at Lakeside Hotel for all our residents. On arrival simply pull in at reception and we will park your car for you.

Just 15 minutes from junction 36 of the M6 motorway, follow the signs for Barrow and South Lakes, travelling on the A590 to Newby Bridge. Go straight on at the Newby Bridge roundabout and take the next turning right over Newby Bridge itself. Follow this road for 1 mile which will bring you to the Hotel on the shores of Lake Windermere.

Or simply follow the brown direction signs for ‘Windermere Cruises’ from the M6 they will lead you right to our front door!

Click here to see a map of the area

By Train

Arrive at Oxenholme Station on the mainline from London to Glasgow.
Virgin Trains travel time between London Euston and Oxenholme the Lake District is as little as 2 hours and  40 minutes.

Lakeside Hotel is 20 minutes from Oxenholme Station

Travel from the station to the hotel by taxi – 20% discount for Lakeside transfers at or 01539 736391

Car Hire

This can be booked on line at or tel 01539 725500.

NB – Using the Kendal office please ask for a pick up from Oxenholme Station in the special requests section, and when booked call the Kendal office to arrange collection.


By Air

From Manchester Airport take the M56 to join the M6.
Take the M6 North to Junction 36. Travel from the airport to the hotel takes around 90 minutes.

The Airport train station is situated within the terminal buildings and offers direct trains to Oxenholme Station in as little as 90 minutes.

Click here for information on Manchester Airport

From Liverpool Airport take the M62 (West) to join the M6. Take the M6 North to Junction 36. Drive time about 90 minutes.

Liverpool John Lennon Airport