Experiences at The Waterhead

Nestled on the lake Windermere shore The Waterhead, nr Ambleside, is the ideal venue from which to enjoy a range of Lake District Experiences. 


Private Lake Cruise

Charter a traditional Lakeland “Steamer” and cruise in style, party on board or simply enjoy the magnificent views.  Steamers depart from the nearby jetty.

Nordic Walking

Explore the Lake District Fells whilst experiencing this specific fitness technique; with the help of special Nordic Walking Poles to propel you forward and enhance the normal walking experience. A fully instructed activity.

Electric Mountain Bike Tour

Take a guided tour of the Lake District on electric bikes starting from your hotel.

Hire a bike – Total Adventure

Embark on scenic cycle routes that pass through Lake District attractions such as Wrey Castle. For the more ambitious, the nearby mountain trails of Loughrigg and Troutbeck will truly test your abilities.

Private Mountain Goat Tour

Take a guided tour of the Lake District in a luxury Mercedes large windowed minibus starting from your hotel provided by local award winning Mountain Goat.

SUP Safari

Take a guided tour by Stand-Up-Paddleboard from the shore in front of your hotel – explore Lake Windermere and the River Rothay. Full instruction and all equipment provided.

Dragon Boat Festival

A traditional event in Asia and growing in popularity in the UK, this event provides an amazing opportunity to race these brightly coloured boats. Elements of teamwork come into play as your crew paddle in time to the drum in the thrilling head to head races. Fun, visually stunning, amazing spectacle.  A favourite with our delegates and staff alike!

Provided by CBA - Min 20 Max 306 £POA

Wellbeing Days / Workshops - SEE

Full Day Wellbeing Day

Including an afternoon activity such as bush craft, canoeing, orienteering or hill walking.

If you are looking for a day of interaction and positivity, then SEEEVENTS wellbeing days are the place to go. Incorporating both indoor and outdoor team building activities, outdoor pursuits and mindfulness exercises, prepare for your team to feel rejuvenated and strengthened.

£140.00 + VAT per head based on 10 people
£110.00 + VAT per head based on 15 people

Half Day Wellbeing Workshop

Half day morning or afternoon Wellbeing Workshop:

From £75.00 + VAT per head based on 10 people
From £60.00 + VAT per head based on 15 people

GPS Urban Adventure Orienteering – SEE

For this event, teamwork is imperative. Intricate courses and challenges will test a team’s ability to work together and overcome any obstacles. A GPS, provided by SEEEVENTS, will combine modern technology with traditional navigation methods for a high-tech treasure hunt.

Half day – from £50.00 + VAT per head based on 10 people.

Lakeland Adventure Challenge

“I’m in the Lake District Get Me out Of Here!” - SEE

A Lakeland adventure like no other, instructors will brief teams, who will then face various outdoor challenges such as bush craft and survival skills, orientation and navigation and even, for those brave enough, food ‘delicacy’ challenges.

Full day - From £125.00 + VAT per head based on 10 people
Half day – From £95.00 + VAT per head based on 10 people

Predator Experience

Hawk walks/falconry tuition/eagle experiences. Get up close and personal with some of the animal kingdom’s fiercest hunters. Learn all about the ins and outs of falconry; observe hawks glide through the trees and land gently onto your gloved arm; experience the freedom of the Lakeland Fells as you meet the king of the skies: the Golden Eagle.


Lakeland Eco Challenge

Activus Outdoors

Prepare to test your fitness levels while helping to preserve the Lake District’s landscape. Over the span of two days, participants will take part in multi-activity or single challenges while actively participating in helping to fix the fells for future generations.

Movie Maker – SEE

What better way to channel your inner Steven Spielberg than to write, direct and film your own movie production. SEEVENTS provides just this, allowing groups to be put into teams, briefed, and provided the equipment needed to create their own short movie production.  

Half dayFrom £95.00 + VAT per head based on 10 people.

Bush Craft Village

Fresh air, fire and healthy competition make up this great team event. You and your colleagues will be split into groups where you compete to be the first civilisation to set up a sustainable village. You will need to work together to build shelters, light a fire using friction, make bush darts, master traditional tools and cook fish on an open fire. Communication, cohesion and perseverance will be needed for this event all whilst enjoying the natural environment around you.  This event is a great digital detox, allowing you to get back to nature. 

Cost: £80.00+VAT per person

CBA Min 5 Max 120 @ £80+ PP
(discounts available for large groups)

Treetop Trek – Brockhole

Bring your team together on a High Ropes Challenge - high in the treetops your team will learn to solve puzzles, overcome obstacles and deliver the team to the end of the course.


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