With the football well under way, you’ll no doubt be after pubs showing the World Cup in Windermere. You may be on a spa break, staying in a Windermere Boutique Cottage, but you’ll still want to catch the big games.
The Ship Inn
With its designated Quayside Sports Bar, the Ship Inn certainly caters for the football fan. What’s more, you can easily overlook Lake Windermere as you enjoy a pint. There’s an 8ft screen and plenty of space, plus you can grab a game of pool at half time. If you’re after food before the match you can enjoy traditional fish and chips along with other pub food.
A welcome addition to the Lake District, is the Brookside in Windermere. The family run pub caters for children on the menu, while the TV screens plan to show all the major sporting fixtures. If you want to test your trivia and general knowledge, join the quiz night every Thursday.
The Queens Pub
A traditional British pub in Windermere is the Queens, who are bound to at least have the England matches showing. Located on Victoria Street, you’ll be nice and central, making it easy to walk back to your Windemere Boutique Cottage.
Stags Head Hotel
Ok, so you already have you’re spa suite in the Lake District booked, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the facilities at the surrounding hotels. At the Stags Head in Bowness you’ll also find a classic bar menu as well as a good selection of beers to choose from.
The Flying Pig Pub
Check out the Flying Pig’s website and you will be greeted with the FIFA World Cup logo for Russia 2018. As such giving a clear indication this is certainly a pub showing the World Cup in Windermere. As with many traditional British pubs in the Lake District, you’ll be wanting to check out their food options too!
It prides itself on being far more than just a bar, offering something for everyone. Which of course, includes the football. Baha also likes to bring together musicians from around the world, so no matter who you’re supporting at Russia 2018, you’ll certainly be made welcome.
Then again, you can always just have a quiet night in. If you’re lucky enough to hire out Rose Cottage during the World Cup, you can watch the football in comfort. With beers in the fridge and flat screen TV’s with surround sound, it will feel like a home away from home. Of course who knows which way the football will go! Although one thing is for certain, you can always relax in your hot tub after the game. If however your team gets knocked out, why not forget about your worries and treat yourself to a spa session at Aphrodite’s Lodge.
Fancy staying in a Windemere Boutique Cottage later in the year? Then why not book your holiday today, with so much to see and do in Windermere, it’s not all about watching football.