June 2021

The National Trust's Wray Castle in the Lake District

National Trust Properties in the Lake District


The National Trust is responsible for a whopping 20% of the Lake District National Park and UNESCO World Heritage Site!

Swinside Stone Circle in Cumbria

Stone Circles of the Lake District and Cumbria


The Lake District has a high concentration of stone circles and ancient monuments set amidst some stunning scenery. They are all easily reached from many of our Lake District Cottages. Here is our pick of the best...

2 Ridgemount holiday apartment in Keswick

Holiday Apartments in Keswick


The Lake District market town of Keswick is an absolute dream, and a self-catering holiday apartment is just the ticket for enjoying a stay here!

Dalegarth Force waterfall in the Lake District

The Best Lake District Waterfalls


The Lake District is packed full of fabulous waterfalls thanks to its many rivers and plenty of rain!

Hall Garth holiday cottage in Haile

Eco-Friendly Cottages in the Lake District


Cumbria is so full of amazing landscapes that we need to protect, from the Lake District National Park, to the Eden Valley, Yorkshire Dales, and numerous national nature reserves and areas of outst

Langdale Pikes from Copt Howe in the Lake District

The Easy Way up the Langdale Pikes


The Langdale Pikes of Pavey Ark, Loft Crag, Pike of Stickle and Harrison Stickle provide some of the most impressive scenery of the Southern Lake D

Historic Houses & Gardens in the Lake District & Cumbria


The Lake District and Cumbria has a fabulous range of stately homes and historic houses, owned either privately or by the

Cake in the Post with Letterbox Bakes


Picture the scene: you're sitting at home and you hear the rattle of your letterbox.

Buttermere in the Lake District

7 Favourite Buttermere Walks


Buttermere is a tiny Lake District lake tucked between tall peaks that provide some of the best scenery in the