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Afternoon tea stops in the Lake District

When on holiday it makes sense to slow it all down and experience a traditional British Afternoon Tea. It is the perfect way to relax between adventures! Here are the best spots...

Lake District Villages

Famous for its many beautiful lakes, the Lake District is visited from far and wide by those who come to experience one of the most beautiful locations in the world.

The 10 largest lakes to visit in the Lake District

The Lake District National Park in the northwest of England is home to some of the most stunning scenery in the British Isles. Embellished with verdure, forests and mountain peaks; all teeming with animal and birdlife - there’s no other place like it in the country. Steeped in history and myth, the Lakeland (as it’s also known) has attracted creatives, athletes and those who really ap

Short walks to great views in the Lake District

The walking trails of the Lake District National Park attract thousands of people every year. The views are unrivalled in England, and it's an utterly beautiful area of the country to explore and get to know. Many people who holiday here return year after year. This large region hides many secrets and gorgeous beauty spots from mountains, forest parks and some of England's largest and deepest lakes.

Full guide to the Lake District

View our full guide to discover all that the Lake District has to offer you on your next retreat.

Open water swimming in the Lake District

The Lake District is one of the best places in the world for open water swimming.

Dog-friendly guide to the Lake District

Check out our dog-friendly guide to the Lake District where four paws are just as welcome as two!

Guide to the Lake District in winter

Winter in the Lake District sees the National Park undergo a spectacular transformation...

Top 5 Lake District locations for Christmas and New Year

Christmas and New Year in the Lake District is truly magical. Come and discover the top 5 places we think you should visit this winter.

Christmas events in the Lake District

See what's happening in the Lake District this Christmas with our festive events guide.

Six of the best Lake District castles

The Lake District is home to a selection of fascinating castles ranging from medieval strongholds to a mock gothic Victorian fort. Here's our guide to the best of them.

Get outdoors and active in the Lake District

Tear the kids away from their smartphone and try an outdoor adventure in the Lake District next half term...
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