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Walk, Sail, Cycle, Relax

Whether you prefer to be active or sit back and relax, you’ll find your own perfect escape at White Cross Bay Holiday Park in Bowness-on-Windermere.

Our location right on the shores of the lake provides the perfect destination for a family holiday or couple’s getaway. Set within pretty woodland, you’ll enjoy a lovely natural environment with plenty of opportunities for wildlife spotting.

On park you’ll find everything you need for total relaxation with an indoor pool, gym, spa pool, sauna and steam room.

Youngsters are also well catered for with a children’s play area and activities during the school holidays.

Caravan Holidays

If you're looking for a caravan holiday in the Lake District, look no further than White Cross Bay. You'll find a fantastic range of caravan accommodation on offer, including brand new models.

Lodge Holidays

The Lake District and luxury lodges go hand-in-hand. White Cross Bay is home to a wide range of brilliant lodges, including 2 and 3 bedroom models and our brand new Windermere lodges.

A view over the boats docked at Lake Windermere Views over Lake Windermere
A family feeding ducks on the grass by the edge of Lake Windermere Feeding the ducks by the lake
A family relaxing in the indoor swimming pool Having a swim in the indoor pool
A couple strolling through the lodges at White Cross Bay Holiday Park Modern contemporary lodges

What's Included in the Cost of Your Holiday


When you book your holiday directly with us, you can enjoy all of the fantastic facilities below at no extra cost.

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5 Things To Make Your Trip Memorable


The busy town centre at Bowness 1

Beautiful Bowness

You’ll find everything from quirky shops to ice-creams and cafes at Bowness-on-Windermere. It’s also a great spot to try outdoor activities from pitch and putt to watersports.

The interior of The Boathouse Bar & Restaurant at White Cross Bay Holiday Park 2

Family Meals

End the day with a tasty meal in the Boathouse Bar & Restaurant. It’s the perfect place to catch up with friends and family and chat about your day.

Father and son kayaking at Brockhole 3

Lakeside Activities

Take a ten-minute walk to Brockhole, where you’ll discover lots of activities and can catch a Windermere Cruise to Ambleside and Bowness-on-Windermere.

Peter Rabbit at Beatrix Potter World 4

The World of Beatrix Potter

See the tales of Peter Rabbit and Jemima Puddleduck come to life at the World of Beatrix Potter. With scenes from the classic books, it’s a treat for all ages. 

The spa at White Cross Bay 5

Unwind in the Spa

Feel any aches and pains melt away as you enjoy some adults-only time at the spa. With childcare available, your little ones will be entertained while you relax.

White Cross Bay reviews verified by reevooReevoo

Facilities
7.7
Location & surroundings
9.2
Helpfulness of staff
8.3
Overall rating
8.2
Scores 8.2 out of 10 based on 548 reviews
Reviews and scores from the last 12 months.
8 out of 10

Lynette

TelfordGBFriends
Very disappointed to find no mattress protectors on beds and the double bed had a very large unpleasant stain that was not discovered until the sheets very removed. Not a good end to a holiday.
Confirmed traveller:17 September 2021
Published on:24 September 2021
8 out of 10

Susan

CornwallGBCouple
lovely location would go adain, except for number 27 pony meadow, letting their dog out and not cleaning up its mess.
Confirmed traveller:17 September 2021
Published on:24 September 2021
1 out of 10

Rachel

SheffieldGBFamily (the eldest child is aged 5 - 14)
Very poor. We came away on a family holiday and the caravan was discussing.
Confirmed traveller:17 September 2021
Published on:23 September 2021

Hi there, thank you for taking some time to leave us this review regarding your stay at White Cross Bay. It's disheartening to hear about your experience whilst holidaying with us.

Our guests’ feedback is invaluable to us, and we rely heavily on our guest's feedback and recommendations. This helps us to continually improve and refine the park as well as the service that we provide. Please contact us further to share your specific concerns with us, so we can address these for you.

We do hope to have a chance to welcome you back to one of our 67-holiday parks again in the not-too-distant future, to restore your faith in Parkdean Resorts.

10 out of 10

Peter

ManchesterGBCouple
Great time just proplem with o Gate had to watch dog
Confirmed traveller:17 September 2021
Published on:22 September 2021

Hello Peter, thank you for taking some time to leave us this terrific feedback. It's thrilling to hear that you had such a good trip to White Cross Bay. We can't wait to welcome you back to one of our parks soon to create some more amazing memories.

9 out of 10

Nicola

CheshireGBFamily (the eldest child is aged 4 or under)
Brilliant time at the park and we would definitely come again!
Confirmed traveller:17 September 2021
Published on:22 September 2021

Hello Nicola, thank you for taking some time to leave us this terrific feedback. It's thrilling to hear that you had such a good trip to White Cross Bay. We can't wait to welcome you back to one of our parks soon to create some more amazing memories.

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