Please find below some useful links on the Lake District:

We are thrilled to have been accepted by Alistair Sawday's guides, Special Places. Please see Cedar Manor's entry.

Cumbria Tourism Official Web-Site - more than just accommodation, a fantastic resource for planning your entire stay. 

So, you want to stroll alongside a lake, scale a mountain, soak up some culture or curl up by a roaring fire in a cottage surrounded by stunning and picturesque world-famous views? Whatever the reason for your visit, you’ll make amazing memories while staying in one of Lakelovers' fine, hand-picked holiday cottages.

Places to Visit and Activities

Information about Wordsworth and the locations around Grasmere, Rydal and Cockermouth including the wonderful museum at Dove Cottage, Grasmere

William Wordsworth's house ‘Dove Cottage’ can also be visited in Grasmere, which is also a honeypot village.

We are often asked about fishing trips in the Lake District and we are very impressed by Predator Lure Fishing on Coniston Water, which is just a 20-minute drive from us at Cedar Manor. They offer a wide range of guided trips to suit all angling standards.

Windermere Lake Cruises - Cruise on England's largest lake

Rheged is not just a museum but also a great day out if the weather turns bad.  

And a fun day out in 4x4's can be enjoyed with Kankku based in Windermere, definitely worth a look if you want some adventure  

Beatrix Potter is a huge reason why people visit the Lakes. There is the The World of Beatrix Potter in Bowness and the farm Hill Top in the village of Sawrey, near Hawkshead.

Grizedale Forest near Coniston is a lovely day out with walking trails, mountain biking, go-ape and loads of other activities  

Birdwatching sites in Cumbria - Fatbirder

Lake District National Park Authority Official Website and some useful pages including:

The Lake District Walker provides affordable, great days out for everyone with one walk (sometimes more) a day every day of the year.

River Deep Mountain High - a fantastic choice for Outdoor Activities and Sports within the Lake District.

For amazing full and half-day tours, we really recommend Mountain Goat. Book direct or we can do it for you. See the Lakes in a day, particularly if you have a busy schedule.


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