Autumn Half-Term adventures

Time to spoil the family with an Autumn Half Term Break? Time off with the family is priceless. Half-term autumn is the last week off of the year, before the big lead-up to Christmas! A week in one of our family lodges gives you lots of ‘us-time’ space to breathe, and plan your own adventure.  …

Grange-over-Sands: a gracious gem of a town

Grange-over-Sands is a gracious gem in the South Lake District, nestled right on the sea-front overlooking the ever-changing big skies and expanse of Morecambe Bay. Our newest lodge destination near Grange-over-Sands is Woodlands   in the quiet area of Meathop, just outside Grange, overlooking Meathop Moss.  The Moss is a Site of Special Scientific Interest …

Top 10 Screen-Free Day Activities

With today’s generation becoming increasingly addicted to technology, it can be hard to draw children (and adults) away from their screens. Whilst on holiday in the Lake District, spend some quality time together as a family with our top 10 screen-free activities for everyone to enjoy! The weather forecast predicts a beautifully sunny bank holiday, …

19 Things to do in the Lake District on a Rainy Day

A rainy day in the lakes?  It happens now and then…. As my dad always says, ‘Where do you think the Lakes come from?’ Weather in Cumbria certainly isn’t boring. The phrase ‘all four seasons in one day’ applies here much of the time, and we never let a rainy day stop play. Rainy days …

6 Great Bluebell Walks

Bluebells are one of our most beautiful native flowers, and are in flower during May here in the Lakes.  You’ll begin to spot the gorgeous blue or purple haze spreading like wildfire around our woodlands and hillsides. A woodland walk amongst the hazy hues and heady scent will keep you feeling good all day. Here’s …