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. We even offer childcare for 2-8 year olds, so you can really make the most of your time with us.
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Chatting over coffee in the owners lounge Chatting over coffee in the owners lounge
Using the facilities in the health suite Using the facilities in the health suite
Relaxing with drinks in the Boathouse Bar Relaxing with drinks in the Boathouse Bar
Relaxing in the spa pool at the health suite Relaxing in the spa pool at the health suite


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.

Relaxing with drinks in the Boathouse Bar 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.

Ways you can stay with us



A caravan or lodge holiday at White Cross Bay Holiday Park is a great way to explore Bowness-on-Windermere and the rest of the Lake District. We have a range of different grades of caravans and lodges available. Whatever you choose, you’ll enjoy all of the facilities and entertainment.

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Caravans & Lodges for Sale

With caravan or lodge ownership at White Cross Bay you can choose from a wide range of two or three-bedroom caravans or lodges to find the home that’s just right for you and your family. And as an owner, you’ll gain access to all the on-park facilities and entertainment.

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Scores 8.4 out of 10 based on 1674 reviews
9 out of 10


Milton Keynes GB
We had a problem with noisy neighbors on the first night but the park manager sorted the problem straight away and we thoroughly enjoyed the rest of our break.
Confirmed guest: 22 July 2017
Published on: 26 July 2017
10 out of 10


Fife Scotland GB
We had a lovely 5 days a White Cross Bay . We had good weather for 3 days . Our Lodge was beautiful. Well equipped and clean . ate in club house for 2 nights very nice. My granddaughter friend couldn't come as she was iĺl. I've been visiting the lakes for the 10-15 years love it It's been about 3 years since my last visit but never disappointed. Hope to see you all very soon
Confirmed guest: 21 July 2017
Published on: 27 July 2017

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