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Elterwater, is small village in the heart of the Lake District in Cumbria, to the west of Windermere and Ambleside. The area around Elterwater provides a good range of camping and caravan sites as well as a great selection of attractions and things to do. Check out the key information on the right and then explore the Elterwater camping and caravanning sites listed below.
Campsites and caravan parks in the Elterwater area include:
Greenhowe Caravan Park, Ambleside,Cumbria. 015394 37231.
Low Wray National Trust Campsite, Low Wray, Near Ambleside, Cumbria. 015394 32039.
Skelwith Fold Caravan Park, Skelwith Fold, Ambleside, Cumbria. 015394 32277.
Coniston Hall, Coniston, Cumbria. 015394 41223.
Cook Farm, Torver, Coniston, Cumbria. 015394 41453.
Hoathwaite Farm, Hoathwaite Farm, Torver, Coniston, Cumbria. Book Online.
Park Coppice Caravan Club Site, Coniston,Cumbria. 01539 441555.
Grizedale Camping Site, Grizedale Forest,Cumbria. 01229 860208.
Hawkshead Hall, Hawkshead, near Ambleside, Cumbria. 01539 436221.
The Croft Caravan & Camp Site, Hawkshead,Cumbria. 01539 436374.
Great Langdale National Trust Campsite, Great Langdale, Ambleside, Cumbria. 015394 37668 .
Fallbarrow Park, Windermere,Cumbria. 015394 44422.
Hill of Oaks and Blakeholme Caravan Estate, Windermere, Cumbria. 015395 31578.
Limefitt Park, Troutbeck, near Windermere, Cumbria. 015394 32300.
White Cross Bay Caravan Park, Windermere,Cumbria. 01539 443937.
Windermere Camping, Windermere,Cumbria. 01539 442619.
Braithwaite Fold Caravan Club Site, Bowness-
Park Cliffe Camping & Caravan Estate, Bowness, Newby Bridge, Cumbria. 01539 531344
Attractions: Elterwater is popular with tourists, especially in the summer months, who come to see the picturesque village square, dominated by the 17th Century Britannia Inn and the Post Office and Shop, and to do the popular walk from Elterwater, along the lake shore to Skelwith Bridge. Nearby Grasmere also has a huge range of things to do. Grasmere village has a great selection of places to eat and drink, as well as a wide range of shops. It is most famous for its many connections with William Wordsworth, the most famous being Dove Cottage.
Places to eat: Britannia Inn -
Grid Ref: NY 328 048
Map: Explorer map OL7
Info: Shop, Pub, Post Office
Key Stats: 0.4 miles long, ¼ mile wide
View on Map: Elterwater on a map
More info: Elterwater Tourist Info
Things to do: Elterwater
Nearest Bus Stop: Ambleside
Nearest Train: Windermere
Great Range of Holiday Cottages in Elterwater from Sykes Cottages -