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The Jumble Room [Restaurant]

Langdale Road, Grasmere

The Jumble Room, Langdale Road, Grasmere, Cumbria

The menu at the Jumble Room provides an eclectic mix of mostly European dishes which reflects the exuberant interior. This quirky restaurant oozes vibrancy with its terracotta walls adorned with original bovine artwork whilst managing to retain a... more

Hutton-In-The-Forest [Garden]


Hutton-In-The-Forest, Penrith, Cumbria

Hutton-in-the-Forest´s Walled Garden is the main attraction dating from the 1730s. It contains an increasing collection of herbaceous plants, as well as many fruits trained to the walls, at its most beautiful in the summer months. The Terraces round... more

Muncaster Gardens [Garden]


Muncaster Gardens, Ravenglass, Cumbria

Discover the fascinating History of Muncaster Castle, Cumbria Muncaster Castle and gardens described by John Ruskin as the `Gateway to Paradise´with over 70 acres of glorious gardens set around the castle, featuring plants and... more

No 1 Silverbank [Luxury Self Catering]


No 1 Silverbank, Coniston, Cumbria

No 1 Silverbank is a lakeland retreat situated amongst the Cumbrian mountainsides and inland waters, available for a five-star self-catering stay. This 200-year-old cottage has traditional interior furnishings, with features that include oak beams... more

Dalemain Historic House & Garden [Historic House]


Dalemain Historic House & Garden, Penrith, Cumbria

The medieval Tudor and Georgian Dalemain Historic House has been home to the Hasell family since 1679 with an interior that has not changed since the 18th century. The entrance hall has a shallow staircase made of local oak, and collections of china,... more

Bay Horse Hotel [Restaurant]

Canal Foot, Ulverston

Bay Horse Hotel, Canal Foot, Ulverston, Cumbria

The bright Conservatory restaurant in this former 18th-century coaching house affords fantastic views across the Leven estuary to the Lancashire and Cumbrian fells. The Bay Horse prides itself on serving excellent homemade food including the bread... more

The Wordsworth Hotel & Spa [Luxury Hotel]

Grasmere, Ambleside

The Wordsworth Hotel & Spa, Grasmere, Ambleside, Cumbria

Tucked away down a peaceful cul-de-sac, the Wordsworth Hotel is as tranquil as its surrounding waters in the vast and beautiful Lake District. Escape the daily grind and book into one of 34 boutiquey rooms and suites. For an extra dose of luxury... more

Bluebell Cottage [Luxury Self Catering]

Bluebell Cottage, 2 Sea View Cottages, Aldingham, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 9RU, United Kingdom, Dalton-in-Furness

Bluebell Cottage, Bluebell Cottage, 2 Sea View Cottages, Aldingham, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 9RU, United Kingdom, Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria

Bluebell Cottage is a fabulous mid-terrace cottage, and is one of four properties, situated near the village of Baycliff, six miles from Ulverston on the Furness Peninsula in Cumbria. This lovely cottage can sleep four people in one king-size double... more

Buckle Yeat [Luxury Bed & Breakfasts]

Near Sawrey, Hawkshead, Ambleside

Buckle Yeat, Near Sawrey, Ambleside, Cumbria

Buckle Yeat B&B is a 17th century traditional lakeland cottage featured in some of Beatrix Potters little books.Situated right next door to her former home which is a museum open to the public.. All rooms have en-suite facilties, tea/coffee making... more

Muncaster Castle [Historic House]


Muncaster Castle, Ravenglass, Cumbria

Discover the fascinating History of Muncaster Castle, Cumbria Muncaster Castle, home of the Pennington family since 1208, is probably built on Roman foundations. Anthony Salvin remodelled the Castle in the 1860s. The Great Hall is... more

Applegarth Villa [Restaurant]

College Road, Windermere

Applegarth Villa, College Road, Windermere, Cumbria

The Applegarth Villa Restaurant located in Windermere, the Lake District enables diners to sample the very best seasonal, local Cumbrian produce created by Head Chef, John Kelly. John utilises the abundant high quality produce found on the doorstep... more

Holker Hall & Gardens [Historic House]

Cark-in-Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands

Holker Hall & Gardens, Cark-in-Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria

Holker Hall: This beautiful Victorian House, with it's 24 acres of formal and woodland gardens and 125 acres of deer park, is one of the treasures of the stunning South Lakes area. The warm 'lived in' atmosphere of the Hall continues to charm... more

Hazel Bank Country House [Luxury Bed & Breakfasts]

Borrowdale, Keswick

Hazel Bank Country House, Borrowdale, Keswick, Cumbria

Hazel Bank Country House is set within 4 acres of grounds and offers guests the chance to disappear into the Cumbrian landscape for a truly memorable break. Idyllic views, comfortable bedrooms, great food and even better wine lists make Hazel Bank... more

Stone Cottage [Luxury Self Catering]

2 Lane Head, Patterdale, Penrith

Stone Cottage, 2 Lane Head, Penrith, Cumbria

Stone Cottage is an award-winning self-catering holiday retreat situated amongst the famous beauty of the Lake District. The cottage, which sleeps six people, has fabulous views across the valley to the fells beyond. It is full of original features... more

Quince & Medlar [Restaurant]

13 Castlegate, Cockermouth

Quince & Medlar, 13 Castlegate, Cockermouth, Cumbria

Simple wooden tables furnish this rustic vegetarian restaurant which has been decorated in warm ochres. A vermillion carpet gives a cheerful but cosy feel. The menu is inspired by seasonal ingredients and flavours from around the world. Commence... more

Dalemain [Garden]


Dalemain, Penrith, Cumbria

Dalemain is a delightful and fascinating 5 acre Lake District garden, just two miles from Ullswater and provides a haven of tranquillity. Richly planted herbaceous borders, Rose Walk with over 100 old-fashioned roses and ancient apple trees of named... more

Rothay Manor Hotel & Fine Dining [Luxury Hotel]

Rothay Bridge, Ambleside

Rothay Manor Hotel & Fine Dining, Rothay Bridge, Ambleside, Cumbria

Ambleside has always been a great holiday destination, combining a bustling pretty town centre with great little cafes and shops, and it is surrounded by simply beautiful countryside. Pretty Rothay Manor is just a ten minute walk from the action but... more

Appleby Manor Hotel & Garden Spa [Luxury Hotel]

Roman Road, Appleby-in-Westmorland

Appleby Manor Hotel & Garden Spa, Roman Road, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria

Appleby Manor is a true country house hotel, set in half a million acres of some of the loveliest countryside in England and is surrounded and protected by the magnificent mountains and fells of the Lake District, North Pennines and Yorkshire Dales.... more

The Dock Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

North Road, Barrow-in-Furness

The Dock Museum, North Road, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

Barrow-in-Furness transformed in the 19th and 20th century from small farming community to one of Britain’s most formidable ship builders and The Dock Museum tells the tale of the metamorphosis. The museum is built over an original Victorian graving... more

Crummock Water Cottages [Luxury Self Catering]

Foulsyke House, Foulsyke, Cockermouth

Crummock Water Cottages, Foulsyke House, Cockermouth, Cumbria

Crummockwater Cottages consist of three cottages that have been lovingly restored from former eighteenth-century farmyard barns and stables, making for an excellent self-catering retreat in a brilliantly scenic location in the Lake District's... more

Borrowdale Gates Hotel [Luxury Hotel]

Grange-in-Borrowdale, Keswick

Borrowdale Gates Hotel, Grange-in-Borrowdale, Keswick, Cumbria

The Borrowdale Gates Hotel is a luxury four star country house hotel, set in three acres of grounds, nestling amongst the rugged beauty of the stunning Borrowdale Valley, described by celebrated fell walker Wainwright as “the loveliest square mile in... more

Chimneys [Luxury Self Catering]

Chimneys, Bowness-on-Windermere

Chimneys, Chimneys, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria

Chimneys is a superb example of luxurious living in a traditional Lakeland stone cottage, only a few minutes walk away from the local shops and restaurants in the center of Windermere or directly out for walks in the open countryside. From the... more

Hipping Hall [Restaurant]

Cowan Bridge, Kirkby Lonsdale

Hipping Hall, Cowan Bridge, Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria

Hidden by towering trees and draped in wisteria, Hipping Halls is an impressive 17th century building set within three acres of walled gardens on the Cumbria/Yorkshire border. The restaurant is located in the hotel’s medieval hall and retains the... more

Brackenhill Tower [Luxury Self Catering]

Bracken Hill Estate, nr Longtown, Carlisle

Brackenhill Tower, Bracken Hill Estate, Carlisle, Cumbria

Brackenhill Tower is full of history and romance and stands unique as being the only Scottish peel tower remaining on English soil. Right on the border with Scotland and just 6 miles from the Wedding capital of Gretna Green. Dating back to the 16th... more

Hill Crest Bed and Breakfast [Luxury Bed & Breakfasts]

Brow Edge Road, Newby Bridge, Ulverston

Hill Crest Bed and Breakfast, Brow Edge Road, Ulverston, Cumbria

The recently refurbished 19th century, Hill Crest welcomes you to its homely, bed and breakfast guest house accommodation, decorated in a mix of contemporary and traditional style. Situated at the southern tip of Lake Windermere, 1 mile from the... more

Keepers Cottage [Luxury Self Catering]

High Grains, Bewcastle, Carlisle

Keepers Cottage, High Grains, Carlisle, Cumbria

Keepers Cottage is situated on the English/Scottish borders in north east Cumbria. A real 5 Star secluded retreat, a mile from the nearest neighbour but just 9 miles from the busy market town of Brampton. This former shooting lodge has been... more

Lakeside Hotel on Lake Windermere, Lakeside

Bathe in Beauty and Wellbeing Discover the sanctuary of our pool and spa, and feel your cares melt away... Lakeside is the only Aveda destination spa in England, offering a complete range of facial and body treatments to purify, nourish and... more

Blenheim Lodge [Luxury Bed & Breakfasts]

Brantfell Road, Bowness-on-Windermere

Blenheim Lodge, Brantfell Road, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria

Blenheim Lodge is located at the top of a hill in Bowness-on-Windermere, overlooking Lake Windermere and acres of National Trust fields and woodland. This AA 4-star B&B offers a relaxing peaceful stay away from noisy main road traffic and crowds but... more

Farfield Mill [Museum / Art Gallery]

Arts & Heritage Centre, Garsdale Road, Sedbergh

Farfield Mill, Arts & Heritage Centre, Sedbergh, Cumbria

A restored Victorian woollen mill now housing artists' studios, exhibition galleries, working looms with demonstrating artists and a cafe. The heritage floor illustrates the history of Farfield Mill, the lives of its workers and the local people of... more

Beatrix Potter Gallery [Museum / Art Gallery]

Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside

Beatrix Potter Gallery, Main Street, Ambleside, Cumbria

Discover the Story behind Beatrix Potter Discover the life of one of the worlds most beloved childrens authors at the Beatrix Potter Gallery near Ambleside where you can enjoy an exhibition of her original drawings and watercolours.... more

Chapel Bank House [Luxury Self Catering]

Chapel Bank House, Coniston

Chapel Bank House, Chapel Bank House, Coniston, Cumbria

Chapel Bank is a very unique cottage. Once a Methodist Chapel, built in 1859 by Cornish miners, it is now a cottage with a difference with the benefits of 21st century comforts in a historical building with many original features. Heading south... more

Gilpin Hotel & Lake House [Restaurant]

Crook Road, Windermere

Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Crook Road, Windermere, Cumbria

During its 25 year history this small immaculately run Victorian hotel with gardens has increased its kitchen brigade from just one chef to 12. But despite the extra manpower, the emphasis remains on local and organic ingredients of exceptional... more

The Willowsmere [Luxury Bed & Breakfasts]

Ambleside Road, Windermere

The Willowsmere, Ambleside Road, Windermere, Cumbria

The Willowsmere was built around 1860 as an imposing Lakeland family residence, it has been tastefully restored and renovated to a high standard and includes the luxuries that you would expect if staying in a fine English hotel. The guesthouse has 13... more

North Lakes Hotel and Spa [Luxury Hotel]

Ullswater Road, Penrith

North Lakes Hotel and Spa, Ullswater Road, Penrith, Cumbria

A fabulous 4 star hotel and spa on the edge of the Lake District National Park. Great location for getting out and about with ample free parking. First class spa with treatments and 13m indoor pool. Family friendly with lots of choice on rooms -... more

Whitbarrow Cottages [Luxury Self Catering]


Whitbarrow Cottages, Penrith, Cumbria

With enough space to sleep six guests, this property features a cosy master bedroom with a beautifully appointed en suite and private terrace. This property also offers a sumptuous twin room and an additional children’s bedroom complete with TV,... more

Linthwaite House [Restaurant]

Crook Road, Bowness-on-Windermere

Linthwaite House, Crook Road, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria

There's no better place to savour the tranquillity of the Lake District than over a plate of Cartmel Valley smoked salmon on The Terrace at Linthwaite House. There are even more sophisticated delights waiting in the main dining room where top notch... more

Crown and Mitre [Luxury Hotel]

English Street, Carlisle

Crown and Mitre, English Street, Carlisle, Cumbria

The Crown and Mitre Hotel offers the perfect mix of Edwardian grandeur with original features including a real log fire and elegant sweeping staircase plus all the modern comforts of home to create a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere including a... more

The Lakes Distillery [Attraction / Activity]

Bassenthwaite Lake, Cumbria, Setmurthy

The Lakes Distillery, Bassenthwaite Lake, Setmurthy, Cumbria

The Lakes Distillery opened its doors in December 2014 and in just 18 months has become one of Cumbria’s leading experiential tourist attractions and the only distillery in Cumbria. The Lakes Distillery has a range of facilities for visitors to... more

Bawd Hall [Luxury Self Catering]

Newlands, Keswick

Bawd Hall, Newlands, Keswick, Cumbria

Bawd Hall is a large and luxurious self-catering holiday home in a beautiful Lake District location, excellent for large family holidays or special celebrations and reunions, with sleeping for up to ten people in five bedrooms. Guests enjoy panoramic... more

Windermere Boutique Hotel [Luxury Hotel]

Lake Road, Windermere

Windermere Boutique Hotel, Lake Road, Windermere, Cumbria

he Windermere Boutique Hotel is a luxury hotel, ideally situated between Windermere and Bowness, in the heart of the beautiful English Lake District in Cumbria. Our nineteenth century hotel offers beautiful suites for every luxury and comfort to... more

Hillthwaite Poet's Bar & Restaurant [Restaurant]

Thornbarrow Road, Windermere

Hillthwaite Poet's Bar & Restaurant, Thornbarrow Road, Windermere, Cumbria

The Hillthwaite restaurant in Windermere offers creative English cuisine with a modern twist, as well as boasting spectacular views of Lake Windermere, friendly staff, a well stocked bar and an elegant dining experience. With home-cooked Lakeland... more

Courtyard Cottage [Luxury Self Catering]

Courtyard Cottage, Courtyard Cottage, 2 Bushby Yard, Sedbergh, Cumbria, LA10 5DB, United Kingdom, Sedbergh

Courtyard Cottage, Courtyard Cottage, Courtyard Cottage, 2 Bushby Yard, Sedbergh, Cumbria, LA10 5DB, United Kingdom, Sedbergh, Cumbria

Courtyard Cottage is an excellent, stone-built cottage located in the centre of the market town of Sedbergh, in the heart of the stunning Howgill Fells and can sleep four people in one double bedroom and one twin room with TV. There is also a family... more

Newland Valley Log Cabins [Luxury Self Catering]

Belle Vue, Alpine Road, Newland, Ulverston

Newland Valley Log Cabins, Belle Vue, Ulverston, Cumbria

Beautifully crafted log cabins built in the traditional method to ensure a warm and comfortable stay. Situated on the edge of the lake district national park the cabins are an ideal base to discover what the lakes have to offer. Set in a rural... more

Lime Cottage [Luxury Self Catering]

Lime Cottage, Lime Cottage, Bigland Hall, Backbarrow, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8PB, United Kingdom, Newby Bridge

Lime Cottage, Lime Cottage, Lime Cottage, Bigland Hall, Backbarrow, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8PB, United Kingdom, Newby Bridge, Cumbria

Lime Cottage is a lovely terraced cottage situated in the village of Backbarrow just one mile from Newby Bridge in the Lake District. The cottage can sleep four people in one ground floor super king-size double bedroom and one king-size double both... more

Cook House [Luxury Bed & Breakfasts]

Cook House, Church Road, Levens, Kendal

Cook House, Cook House, Kendal, Cumbria

Cook House is situated in the historic Cumbrian village of Levens overlooking Kent Estuary and Morecambe Bay,which together form a dramatically changing backdrop to this beautiful home. The house was formerly a seventeenth century cook house for... more

The Bridge [Restaurant]

Kirkby Thore Bridge, Penrith

The Bridge, Kirkby Thore Bridge, Penrith, Cumbria

Recently refurbished, this husband and wife-run all day roadside bistro is open from breakfast to dinner and puts the emphasis on quality ingredients and classic dishes. The modern and chic decor features painted wood wall panels, hessian effect wall... more

Briery Wood Country House Hotel [Luxury Hotel]


Briery Wood Country House Hotel, BRIERY WOOD COUNTRY HOUSE HOTEL & RESTAURANT, Windermere, Cumbria

Moments from the eastern shores of Lake Windermere and set in seven acres of beautiful secluded gardens and woodland lies Briery Wood Country House Hotel. This Lake District hotel is the perfect place to relax and enjoy a country house atmosphere... more

Stockwell Hall Cottage [Luxury Self Catering]


Stockwell Hall Cottage, Sebergham, Cumbria

Stockwell Hall Cottage is a Grade II listed barn that has benefitted from careful restoration to achieve a five-star gold award, luxury self-catering accommodation. The cottage is situated on a smallholding which is home to our popular minature... more

The Old Courthouse Gallery [Museum / Art Gallery]

Market Pl, Ambleside

The Old Courthouse Gallery, Market Pl, Ambleside, Cumbria

Based in the historic old courthouse, in the market place in Ambleside, this gallery occupies three floors. Having established a strong reputation for supporting high quality arts and craft workmanship, the Old Courthouse Gallery continues to... more

Miller Howe Hotel & Restaurant [Restaurant]

Rayrigg Road, Windermere

Miller Howe Hotel & Restaurant, Rayrigg Road, Windermere, Cumbria

This elegant stalwart overlooking lake Windermere continues the longstanding tradition set by its former chef-patron John Tovey’s by offering a set menu served at sunset in the flamboyant dining room. Present incumbent Jamie Roberts has innovated... more

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