Burnside Hotel & Spa

Rated 8.8 in 2689 reviews. 57 rooms.


Our hotel is ideally situated just a short stroll from the steamer piers that travel the length of Windermere and the bustling village centre of Bowness-on-Windermere, perfect for exploring the many historic, cultural and contemporary attractions within the Lake District including Beatrix Potter's 'Hilltop'.

Set in beautiful grounds near Lake Windermere in the village of Bowness, The Burnside Hotel & Spa has an on-site spa with poolside seating and a bar, two hot tubs, a sauna, a steam room and a plunge pool. Within the spa is a pub serving real ale and bar meals. There is a restaurant and free fibre-optic broadband.

The restaurant serves both modern and traditional cuisine, using local produce. Overlooking the garden, there are also views of the lake.

The bar provides a light menu and guests can take afternoon tea or dine on the lake view terrace.

The bright and modern rooms offer a 40-inch flat-screen TV and free tea/coffee. Each room at the The Burnside Hotel & Spa also has warm, colourful décor. Every private bathroom has a hairdryer. Some have private balconies with hot tubs.

In the Lake District, The Burnside Hotel & Spa is 30 minutes’ drive from the M6. Shops, boutiques and restaurants in the centre of Bowness are a 2-minute walk away.

Spa Facilities

  • Hot tub/jacuzzi
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Indoor pool
  • Massage
  • Pool bar
  • Heated pool

Available Rooms

2 guests




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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Burnside Hotel & Spa

  1. The Glebe

    114 m from hotel
    Glebe Rd.

  2. Lake Windermere

    A cruise on the lake is well worth it, even if you just go for a round trip. For under tenner a person, not that badly priced, considering!

    262 m from hotel

  3. The Arts Bar & Grill

    Food is good, service is ok. Live music for my Sunday lunch. Food 7/10, service 5/10, ambience 6/10, value for money 6/10.

    376 m from hotel

  4. The Village Inn Bar & Grill

    Great food! Try the lamb shoulder...yumm....

    397 m from hotel
    Lake Rd.

  5. Bodega & Sol Tapas Bar

    They serve very good phone here. Go for the pork ribs and chicken wing. A place you must not miss!

    426 m from hotel
    Ash St

  6. Kimi's Gelato Bar

    447 m from hotel

  7. Porto Restaurant

    Nice laid back atmosphere and excellent service

    465 m from hotel

  8. Hole in t' Wall

    Actually, it was Dickens

    0.5 km from hotel

  9. Monties Cafe

    Nice little café with great coffee and cakes.

    0.5 km from hotel

  10. The Albert

    Steak pie,super nice!!

    0.5 km from hotel
    Queens Sq

  11. Choccobar

    Chocolate waffle with strawberry & banana is very goooood 🤤😍😍😍😍

    0.7 km from hotel

  12. Homeground

    Knowledgable & chatty staff willing to help you make a decision on your coffee or brunch! Bonsoy, almond milk & gluten free bread available. A seriously good coffee awaits you here.

    2.2 km from hotel