7 brilliant things to do on a rainy day in the Lake District

Just because there’s a la’al bit of rain outside doesn’t stop us from having fun in the Lake District. The Lake District is still wonderful on a rainy day, and certainly most people expect a little rain when they come to visit. Don’t let it put a dampener on your holiday, just be prepared for […]

Top 8 Popular Gift Vouchers with Lake District Hotels

Lake District Hotels gift vouchers make the perfect present for all the family, suitable for Christmas, birthdays, anniversaries or any other special occasion. With a wide variety to choose from it can often be a difficult task deciding on the right voucher… to give you a little helping hand we’ve listed our top 8 popular gift vouchers. […]

June the month for royal afternoon teas

While the Queen’s actual birthday is today (21st April), the celebrations for her 90th will take place on 12th to 15th May on private grounds at Windsor Castle, followed with a huge street party on The Mall to mark her official birthday falling on the 12th June. It’s expected that 10,000 guests will attend, including the Duke […]

A Fairytale Afternoon Tea Party at the Skiddaw Hotel

The Skiddaw Hotel hosted a fairytale afternoon tea party on Bank Holiday Monday with Frozen’s Princess Elsa. There was a fabulous turn out for the event, with 35 excited youngsters and not to mention 20 just as excited Mum’s and Dad’s.

In the spirit of Downton Abbey

Downton style afternoon tea at the Borrowdale Hotel is back by popular demand. After the success of last year’s Downton style afternoon tea and with the new series in full flow, the Borrowdale Hotel wanted to give their guests the chance to star in their own version of Downton Abbey.