christmas and new year in cumbria
Hotel with 57 rooms, £89-£328 prpnb, Windermere
The Beech Hill Hotel is situated on the banks of lake Windermere. We have 57 bedrooms that have been refurbished to a high standard. Our AA rosette-awarded restaurant offers 2 delicious menus of local and seasonal produce.
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.
Hotel with 19 rooms, £105-£260 pppnb, Penrith
This striking 18th Century Country House with over a quarter of a mile of lake frontage and 18 acres of beautiful gardens is effortlessly elegant & prides itself on its friendly service, beautifully appointed bedrooms & exceptional 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.
Striking castle ruins with 130 acres of historic garden dating back 350 years, undergoing gradual recovery and restoration. A beautiful fully restored stable courtyard offers cafe and shop facilities.
Cumbria's multi-award winning all-weather attraction on our family farm, meet our friendly animals, try out our exciting indoor and outdoor play areas and explore our nature trail. Our Curly Tails Cafe is open from 10.00 until 17.00.