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Simon Rogan @ Wheelwrights

We are delighted to be able to offer Simon Rogan @ Home to all our guests staying with us on the Lake District. Not only is Simon well known for L’Enclume and so much more, but they have worked hard during lock down and come up with this fantastic home...more
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Winter in the Lake District: A Mesmerising Holiday Guide

Experiencing winter in the Lake District transforms the familiar rolling hills and vast lakes into a snowy wonderland, appealing to travellers who seek a serene escape or adventurous exploration. Whether it’s the tranquillity, the frosty landscapes, or the festive joy, a Lake District winter break offers something unique for everyone....more

Upcoming Events in the Lake District 2023

Amidst the tranquillity of the glorious mountains, lakes and rivers, the Lake District has lots of exciting things going on! From beer festivals to sports days, to live music and countryside shows, there’s always something to get involved with in this glorious part of the world. If you’re planning your...more

Hill Walking in the Lake District

Photo by Jake Colling on Unsplash The Lake District celebrated for its mesmeric blend of placid lakes, rolling valleys, and stately mountains in the Lake District, is undeniably one of the UK’s premier destinations for hill walking and showcases some of the best hikes the Lake District can offer. This...more

An Autumnal Escape: A Guide to Scenic Splendours and Cosy Hideaways

Photo by Samuel Arkwright on Unsplash The Lake District in autumn is nothing short of a painter’s dream. As autumn in the Lake District descends upon this picturesque region, the landscape undergoes a magical transformation, with the verdant greens of summer gracefully yielding to vibrant hues of gold, russet, and...more

A Local’s Guide to Easter in the Lakes

Looking for things to do in The Lakes over Easter? There is no time more magical than Easter to visit our special corner of the UK. Partly because of all the incredible activities and events that run every year, and of course, because of the stunning scenery that suddenly blooms...more