Windermere nightlife

Angel Inn, Bowness-on-Windermere

By David Atkinson, your Windermere expert

How to have a good night out in Windermere

The Angel Inn has Bluebird ale on draught from the Coniston Brewery for mum or dad and great facilities to make young children feel welcome, plus a sunny beer garden for summer-evening drinks.

Meanwhile, the Watermill Inn at Ings, near Windermere (Ings LA8 9PY; +44 1539 821309;, includes a microbrewery producing an impressive array of real ale per week – perfect for a summer evening and very dog friendly.

For more information on nightlife, see my Lake District nightlife page.

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