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Garden at The Parrock in the Lake District

20 Holiday Cottages with Beautiful Gardens


The gardens at our wonderful holiday cottages are currently bursting with life with beautifully coloured flowers scenting the air and birds flitting back and forth between trees and feeders.

Beagle dog and sigh at The Albert pub in Bowness-on-Windermere

Pet-Friendly Pubs in Bowness-on-Windermere


Bowness-on-Windermere is a dog-friendly paradise with its easy access to the lake, hundreds of walks, and plenty of pet-friendly pubs.

Bluebells in Patterdale, the Lake District

Five Best Places to See Bluebells in the Lake District


Spring is a fabulous time to visit the Lake District as the days grow longer, the weather gets warmer and the beautiful bluebells burst into life. Here are five of my favourite locations to enjoy a

Bowderdale Farm Cottage in the Lake District

Budget Child-Friendly Cottages in the Lake District


We know that going on holiday with the kids can be an expensive affair, which is why we have a fabulous selection of budget cottages that are also

10 of the Best Dog-Friendly Attractions in the Lake District


The Lake District is one of the best places in the UK to take your dog, thanks to its wide range of open spaces and pet-friendly attractions, eateries and accommodation.