Anyone for Tennis in the Lake District

Anyone for Tennis in the Lake District?

Anyone for Tennis in the Lake District? The expression “Anyone for tennis” is rolled around as often as the “new balls please” at Wimbledon. However, where did the phrase originate? Well, it’s believed to have stemmed from the Irish playwright, … Read More

Where to watch England vs Sweden in Windermere

Where to Watch England vs Sweden in Windermere

England vs Sweden If you weren’t expecting England to reach the quarter-finals, then you may not have planned to be watching England vs Sweden in Windermere. After all, England didn’t do particularly well in 2014 and haven’t won the World … Read More

Things you didn't know about the Lake District

Things you didn’t know about the Lake District

Things you didn’t know about the Lake District While you may have booked your Windermere Boutique Spa Suite to enjoy the tranquil surroundings, there’s much more to the Lakes than meets the eye. Here are some things you didn’t know … Read More

10 Stately Homes in the Lake District

10 Stately Homes in the Lake District

10 Stately Homes in the Lake District The Lake District is well known for being a beautiful part of rural England. Its vast countryside includes wonderful hills, mountains and of the Lakes themselves. If you are staying for a while, … Read More

Father's Day in the Lake District

Ideas for Father’s Day in the Lake District

Ideas for Father’s Day in the Lake District Is your Dad spending father’s day in the Lake District this weekend? Then why not join him for some quality time together. He may already be staying in a Windermere Boutique Spa … Read More

Outdoor Activities in Ambleside

Outdoor Activities in Ambleside

Outdoor Activities in Ambleside With such wonderful scenery within a stone’s throw from your Windermere Boutique Spa Suite, Ambleside is worth the visit. There are plenty of outdoor activities in Ambleside to enjoy, so here are just a few ideas. … Read More

Where can you have a BBQ in the Lake District

Where can you have a BBQ in the Lake District?

Where can you have a BBQ in the Lake District? Following the beautiful bank holiday weather, you’ve no doubt noticed that distinct barbeque smell in the air. So as you pack your cooking utensils ready for a holiday in Cumbria, … Read More

Visiting Windermere in June

Visiting Windermere in June, 2018

Visiting Windermere in June, 2018 It’s hard to believe we’re already coming to the end of May! So if you’re visiting Windermere in June, then it’s time to start making plans. Guided Walks and Country Bike Rides The sun has … Read More

5 Traditional Foods of Cumbria

5 Traditional Foods of Cumbria

5 Traditional Foods of Cumbria When it comes to visiting the Lake District, there are 5 traditional foods of Cumbria that you have to try. After all, what better place to taste everything from Cumberland Sausage to Kendal Mint Cake … Read More

Things to do Near Coniston Water

10 Things to do Near Coniston Water

When you’re staying at a spa hotel in Bowness-on-Windermere, you are only a short distance from Coniston Water. You can take a boat ride, hire a car or make the most of public transport. However you decide to travel, there … Read More