Delicious lunches & Afternoon Tea at The Gaddum

We love a bit of afternoon tea, and decided to treat ourselves with a visit to The Gaddum restaurant at Brockhole-on-Windermere.  It’s a great location, right on the A591 between Windermere and Ambleside and walking distance from White Cross Bay. We went in through the rather grand front door,  and were welcomed by the very …

Winter in the Lakes

Winter is a magical time of year here in the Lakes, bringing Christmas markets, twinkly lights and good cheer. There are also lots of chances to eat, drink and be merry whilst you enjoy the cold and frosty weather.   What better at the end of the day to head back to your snug and warm …

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.  …

Festive Hampers delivered to your lodge

Our friends at Low Sizergh Barn near Kendal, have put together a new version of their scrumptious Christmas hamper for 2019 to get you feeling seasonal!   Simply add one in when you are booking on line or on the phone.  Available from 4 November to the end of 2019) All items are locally produced, and …

Its 150 Years since Beatrix Potter was born….

This year all over the Lake District we’re celebrating what would have been 150 years since Beatrix Potter was born. As locals who live and work in the Lake District, we’ve been doing our own bit of exploring and getting to understand just how important Beatrix was. We’ve all so much to thank this amazing …