Looking for exciting family days out in the Lakes?

For the ultimate family experience in the Lake District, enjoy a stay at one of our Lake District Hotels, located in picturesque town centre and lakeside locations. Our hotels offer the perfect central location with a host of activities available right on the door step, we’ve provided a few examples below of the kind of fun that can be enjoyed whilst in the lakes.


Once you’ve checked in, drop your bags and start your break with something fun and exciting – Paddleboarding on Derwentwater Lake. A 10% discount is available with Lake District Paddleboarding to all guests staying at our hotels, you can also take advantage of free boot hire from George Fishers of Keswick and if you wish, a packed lunch can be ordered from your reception to enjoy once you’ve finished your activity.

If you’re more of an adrenaline junkie family, take a short drive down the Borrowdale valley and continue up Honister Pass to find the only working slate mine in England plus the best Via Ferrata in the UK! Here you can hang off the cliff edge ladders, take on the Burma bridge and scramble up the huge cargo net to reach the summit of Fleetwith Pike.

Or for those that prefer a more relaxed afternoon, visit the Lake District Wildlife Park, which is home to over 100 species of wild and domestic animals. Take a walk round the park to see all the animals and enjoy a special encounter with ‘Meet the Meerkats’ – help prepare food and enrichment toys for the Meerkat mob, together with the keeper you will deliver this to the animals and learn all about these entertaining critters.

After a day of adventure, you can enjoy a delicious meal at the Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa brand-new Pan Asian restaurant, Mizu. Here you and the family can try the Mizu superboard, it’s perfect for sharing and provides the opportunity to sample all the best bits of Mizu. On the menu, expect sensational sushi and sashimi, crisp tempura, fragrant curries and delicately spiced bowls of ramen, as well as tender meat, chicken and fish dishes from the grill, Mizu-style.

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