Get to the heart of The Lake District with our detailed guides written by local experts

Ultimate guide to the Lake District

Be inspired. Plan your holiday in the Lake District with our need to know, comprehensive guide.

Romantic cottages in the Lake District

Discover some of the most romantic cottages in the Lake District and start planning your next getaway for two.

A guide to Tarn Hows

Tarn Hows is a peaceful body of water with fine views. Visit for idyllic, secluded walking prospects.

Easter in the Lake District

A Lake District holiday come Easter time is the perfect choice for all the family.

Ten things to do at Lake Windermere

Discover ten of the best things to do at Lake Windermere, from taking a boat trip across the water to visiting the magical Wray Castle.

Discover ten of the best Coniston walks

From challenging climbs to shoreline strolls, there are lots of walking routes around Coniston Water. Here's our guide to ten of the best Coniston walks to try.

How to plan the perfect Lake District holiday

Plan the perfect Lake District holiday with this guide to picking the best locations, cottages and activities for your next Cumbrian getaway.

Dark skies in the Lake District

Grab your binoculars and go stargazing in Cumbria's national park with this guide to making the most of dark skies in the Lake District.

A guide to Coniston Water

Visit Coniston Water, an ever-popular beauty spot where you can explore the fells, and mountains.

A romantic guide to the Lake District

From tranquil lake cruises to enchanting journeys by steam train, there are plenty of things to do in the Lake District for couples.

20 of the best Lake District restaurants

From the finest Michelin star restaurants to characterful dining that use the freshest seasonal produce, discover some of the best places to eat in the Lake District.

Ten romantic Lake District cottages for winter

It’s the season to get cosy and warm so we’ve selected ten luxury Lake District cottages that are just right for a relaxing winter getaway with your favourite special someone.
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