Popular Area - Lake District

The Lake District is one of the UK’s largest National Parks located in Cumbria, North West of England.

The Lake District runs from Caldbeck in the north, Shap in the East, Lindale in the south to Ravenglass in the West. Land types vary ranging from sandy beaches to breath-taking mountains and tranquil lakes. It is home to England’s largest inland open expanse of water (Lake Windermere) and the highest mountain, Scafell Pike.

There are numerous B&B’s, guesthouses, farmhouses, hotels and self-contained accommodation to choose from many having fantastic lakeside locations and breath-taking views.

You will find lots of traditional country pubs serving mouth-watering cuisine, real ales and fine wines.

The Lake District has many lakes, big and small probably the most well-known is Lake Windermere. Other popular lakes include Ullswater, Grasmere, Rydal Water, Ennerdale Water, Derwentwater, Crummock Water, Coniston Water, Buttermere, Brothers Water and Bassenthwaite Lake.

The Lake District is an ideal place for either a short break of a long holiday. It can cater for all ages. If its adventure your looking for then why not try cycling, hill walking, horse riding, fishing, sailing, canoeing, windsurfing, water skiing or golf.

If you are looking for something more relaxing, then why not have a painting holiday. The Lake District has some wonderful scenery. Or take a relaxing boat ride on the many lake cruises.

Cumbria has many market towns and lively locations. Grasmere, Ambleside, Coniston & Windermere are popular amongst tourist activity particularly during the summer months. Don’t forget to sample some world-famous Kendal Mint Cake whilst in the region.

Outside of the Lake District itself but within easy driving distance are many other interesting attractions and activities, including Cumbria’s West Coast and the towns of Penrith, Carlisle and the Eden Valley.

The Lake District has many attractions and places to visit including Dove Cottage, The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Rydal Mount and Gardens, Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway, Allan Bank NT, Hardknott Roman Fort, National Trust – Steam Yacht Gondola, Stott Park Bobbin Mill, Honister Slate Mine and Castlerigg Stone Circle to name just a few.

The nearest airport to the Lake District is Manchester.

Look at the accommodation listed below to find your perfect Lake District Bed and Breakfast, Guest House or Hotel and Book Direct.

Sawrey House Country Hotel, Bed and Breakfast Ambleside

Sawrey House Hotel, Near Sawrey, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 0LF, UK

015394 36387

From £35 per person per night
From £70 per room per night

3 Star Award

Evening Meals | Parking | TV | Internet Access /Wi Fi | Garden/Seating Area | Tea / Coffee Making Facilities | En-Suite | Licensed Bar

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