christmas and new year in cumbria
Restaurant with Rooms with 11 rooms, £45-£140 pppnb, Kirkby Lonsdale
A warm hearted 17thC inn set in the heart of the beautiful market town of Kirkby Lonsdale overlooking St Mary's church. You can walk within minutes to Devils Bridge, Ruskins View and the Lune Valley.
Bed & Breakfast with 3 rooms, £70-£85 prpnb, Coniston
Situated near Coniston Water, a charming 17thC oak-beamed cottage, log fires, superb decor, warm, friendly welcome and relaxed atmosphere. Within easy reach of the fells. Two superb pubs within walking distance both serving excellent food.
places to visit
Wordsworth's most famous home where he was inspired to write most of his poetry. Take an entertaining guided tour around Dove Cottage and explore the museum and special exhibition. Special activities for families.
The Famous 1657 Chocolate House in Kendal, Cumbria was built in the 1630's. This popular Lake District tourist attraction established in1984 offers 16 Specialty Hot Chocolates, selection of hand made Gateaux all named from the 1600's.
An association of professionally trained guides, all hold the coveted Blue Badge Guides for Cumbria & the Lake District National Park. They have a love and in-depth knowledge of the region as well as an excellent general knowlege of the UK.