Things To Do in the Lake District

The Lake District is a truly inspirational place with all sorts of activities from adventurous walks to fun attractions perfect for all ages.  We have all sorts of ideas for things that you could do while you're staying in one of our holiday cottages.  We'd also love it if you could send us your ideas which we can add here.  Enjoy!

What's On in the Lake District

The Lake District has fantastic annual events and festivals, from traditional agricultural shows, to music festivals and quirky events. Read on to find out what's on in the Lakes.

Eating out in the Lake District

We know a thing or two about good food, having tried some of the most delicious meals at eateries throughout the Lake District. From cakes to pub grub, here is our guide to the top pubs, cafes, hotels and more to visit in the Lakes.
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Top 20 dog-friendly pubs in the Lake District

Long fell walks with your favourite four legged companions are even better when you can finish them off with a hearty pub meal and a drink somewhere you know your four-legged companion will be made just as welcome! Here are our top 20 pet friendly pubs in the Lake District.

Lake District Itineraries

Wondering what to do during your stay in the Lake District? We've put together some itineraries covering some of our favourite places to visit so you can have a great day out without having to plan anything. Our itineraries are all 1 day long and we have included car-free options for you.

Walks in the Lake District

The Lake District has thousands of superb walks for all abilities. We love walking in the Lakes and taking in all the breath taking scenery the area has to offer. Here we have complied a list of our favourite walks in the Lake District for you.

Lake District Activities and Adventures

The Lake District has so many outdoor adventures to enjoy! Whether you're looking for a family day out, water sports or an adrenaline-fuelled challenge, the Lakes has it all. Read here to find out about our top Lake District activities.
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Where to shop in the Lake District

There are so many amazing independent and boutique shops in the Lake District to choose from, here's some of our favourites!

Culture and Heritage in the Lake District

The Lake District is well known for its incredible walking opportunities, beautiful scenery and attractions and the area also has a wealth of culture and heritage.

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