Entries by Kate Greenbank

Historical Attractions & Heritage

The Lake District has strong links with a wealth of famous writers, from poet William Wordsworth to the legendary children’s author Beatrix Potter. Add to this the region’s fascinating Roman heritage and its collection of imposing country manors and gardens, and visitors are spoilt for choice when it comes to historical attractions near Windermere. Castlerigg […]

Family-Friendly Attractions

The Lake District are jam-packed with exciting family days out to keep all ages entertained. Some of our guests’ favourite family attractions include: Trotters World of Animals – a top wildlife attraction You could easily spend a whole day at this family attraction, which packs in more than 100 different species ranging from antelope to […]

We welcome your four-legged friends

We’re lucky enough to be positioned in the centre of Coniston village with several popular walking routes right from our door! This makes us the perfect place to fuel up before a hike or to rest up after a hard days trekking in the Lake District fells. We welcome dogs into selected bedrooms as well […]