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About Golakes

The team at Golakes want to make the website as useful and informative to our vistors as possible. We believe in promoting the very best that this great and beautiful area of England has to offer.

With two World Heritage sites in Cumbria, The Lake District National Park and Hadrian's Wall, there is a wealth of heritage, beauty and rural splendour to explore.

Add to this a vast array of things to do, places to visit and exceptional food and drink and superb accommodation.

So come and explore the Lake District, Cumbria. A World-Class destination on your doorstep.

5 good reasons to book with Golakes

  • We are the official tourist board for the area

Golakes is operated by Cumbria Tourism, Cumbria's official tourism organisation and the only organisation that promotes the whole county.

  • We are a not-for-profit organisation

Cumbria Tourism a not-for profit organisation, all profits are recycled in the local economy, so when you book through Golakes you can be sure that you are helping sustain employment and businesses in the Lake District and Cumbria

  • No-one knows this area like we do

For over 40 years, Cumbria Tourism has been at the heart of promoting the lake District and Cumbria, helping to make it the world class destination it is today.

  • We offer assurance of quality

We promote excellence through initiatives such as our Quality Cumbria accommodation scheme, which is your assurance of high-quality places to stay. We champion local people and businesses, and welcome visitors to our county.

  • We love Cumbria

We love Cumbria - we support sustainability and responsibility of the beautiful landscape here in Cumbria. With two World Heritage sites now in Cumbria, we know the importance of maintaining what we have whilst promoting the best tourist experience for the visitor.

The reasons above all show that we support the Fairbooking message. To find out more about Fairbooking and the benefits for the local economy, please take a look at our Fairbooking page.

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