The Lake District is a stunning place all year around, there really is no doubt in our minds about that! With the staggering magnitude of natural beauty to be enjoyed alongside festivals, art, theatre, delicious food and so much more… the Lake District ticks all the boxes.
Throughout the colder months the Lake District becomes a little more magical… Fires roaring, snowcapped mountains and hearty Cumbrian food can be enjoyed by all… so here’s our top five reasons to visit the Lake District this season:
Take in the view
This time of year is simply stunning. There is no other word for it. Wake up to crisp mornings, blue skies and take in the beautiful snow capped mountains as you explore. If you need a place to unwind the Lake District is the perfect location to relax and take in the sweeping fells and peaceful lakes…
Calling all foodies!
We know you’re out there! If like us you love your food, the Lake District should be top of your travel checklist. We’re not just talking about the Cumberland sausage. Enjoy a superb range of restaurants, pubs, cafes, bistros and so much more across the region. We’ve got a tasty treat for everyone, of course including a fine range of local produce.
Take a stroll
Exploring and getting outdoors should be a part of everyone's Lake District experience. Now we’re not saying you need to go trekking up Helvellyn - even a gentle stroll along Lake Windermere can provide some serious relaxation. What’s more, the area is a little quieter across the Winter months so no crowds to compete with!
If you’re not feeling a bracing stroll, do not fear! The Lake District offers a great range of indoor pursuits - Climbing walls, Spas, Swimming pools, museums, galleries, theatres, cinemas and so much more!
Get that Festive Feeling…
If the warming pub fires, snow capped mountains and indulgent treats haven’t made you feel festive, no worries - pop along to a Christmas Market! This year there are more festive delights to be enjoyed than ever before with new festive markets in Windermere and Penrith!
So there you go, our 5 top reasons to visit the Lake District this Winter! If you’re looking for somewhere to stay, call us directly to guarantee the best price and perfect location.