With Bowness bay a mere stroll away you could take a cruise around the lake or to the next town or simply hire your own boat and take your time soaking up the beauty that surrounds the lake.
The area holds many historic houses with stunning gardens, exhibitions, shops and endless walks as well as hosting various festivals throughout the year.
Brockhole Visitor Centre is always worth a visit or enjoy the fascinating history to be found at the homes of William Wordsworth or Beatrix Potter.
There are good transport links to provide you with the opportunity of exploring the rest of the Lake District where you can enjoy walking, fishing or simply take a round of golf. Mountain bike hire is available close by.