Welcome to Windermere Canoe Kayak Shop and Hire

Welcome to our Windermere lakeshore boathouse!  Located within the unique & mountainous setting of the Lake District National Park, just twenty minutes from the M6! Here we have the Lake District's biggest selection of boats available to hire, demo or buy.  Our Boathouse Shop opening times are 7 days a week 9am to 5pm.  NB Hire times may differ.


  • Canoes
  • Kayaks
  • Stand-Up-Paddleboards
  • Bikes (Hybrid)
  • Mountain Bikes

Canoe / Kayak / Paddleboarding (SUPs)

Launch straight onto Windermere from our boathouse.  Explore the lake, it's islands and wildlife.  Great with friends or for family adventures.

Bike hire

Follow scenic, traffic-free trails right from our doorstep.  We offer a choice of bikes, suitable for all ages and abilities.


Our great value "Pedal & Paddle" package combines kayak hire with bike hire for a full days adventure - which saves you money when booked together.

Demo / Buy

Our shop is stocked full of the latest boats, SUPs, paddles and helmets and we have a selection of demo boats for you to try.

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