A rustic country inn with rooms - you can just picture it with a roaring log fire, your favourite craft beer and a hearty plate of pub grub! A quick nightcap of Lakes whisky and off to bed in one of the comfy rooms ready to wake up to a day of hiking in the Lakes - Sounds good?

Well the Inn Collection group have a fantastic range of Inns that they've brought up to stunning standards with rustic modern refurbishments and so much more - Take a look at them all here.


Who fancies their holiday cottage on the Lake?
If you've take the small ferry across Windermere from Bowness to Far Sawrey, you may have noticed a collection of holiday properties right on the Lake shore as you make your way down the road at Mitchell Wyke Bay.



Another great Ambleside Inn to consider for your next Lake District break, is the aptly named, well, 'Ambleside Inn'!  Centrally located with shops, restaurants and walks all just footsteps from the door, it's a really convenient place to stay.




Are you stuck to find a gift for that person that loves the Lake District and the outdoors and want to present them with something that they'll truly love! Well look no further as we've found 30 perfect ideas for Lake District enthusiasts to suit all budgets .. and from just £5!! 


Crown and Cushion offer, Appleby, Wowcher

Appleby, just over the M6 from the Lake District, is a lovely part of Cumbria itself, a great market town with plenty of sights, and an ideal base to explore the Lakes from.  And there's a great offer from Wowcher here to stay in the centre in a well loved inn called the 'Crown and Cushion'

Briery Wood Offer, Windermere, Lake District

If you're after break centrally located in the Lake District close to Windermere, we found these great vouchers from Buyagift where two people can enjoy a stay at the Briery Wood country house hotel, with options to include dinner too!
Appleby Manor Hotel and Spa, Appleby

If you're after a Country House hotel escape, picture one with beautiful gardens with views over the Eden countryside, one with a fantastic spa and wonderful dining options.  Well to fit that picture, take a look at Appleby Manor in Appleby, an ideal base to explore the eastern Lakes and Cumbria from!
Lake District Afternoon Tea offer

Inbetween all that hiking, climbing, sailing and shopping, you may just want to sit back, relax and indulge - and what classier way than with a Lake District Afternoon tea ?

Most establishments and restaurants in the Lake District offer them and there's a great selection to choose from no matter where you're staying in the Lakes.  In addition, there's a good few that are listed with the deal and offer sites such as Groupon, Wowcher and Travelzoo, meaning you can enjoy your Afternoon tea at a cheaper price than you'd normally pay!

There's currently a great offer available from Groupon where you and another (or just yourself if you wanted the room for yourself) can stay at the fantastic Whitewater Hotel and Leisure club, Newby Bridge, for just £119 including overnight stay, breakfast, leisure access AND dinner each!

A while ago news hit the Lake District that a Lakes Monopoly edition was in the works - Well you can wait no longer as it's here!  All your favourite locations on the worlds popular board game! 
Custom OS Maps Lake District Gift

If you've an occasion you need to get a gift for someone, be it birthdays, Christmas or a special celebration - we think we've found a fantastic option that they'll love - They're very own personalised OS map! Walking's always great for many reasons!

If you're an avid fan of hiking, walking or bagging those sought after Wainwrights, Country Walking magazine is an excellent read, with so much included!  And they often have subscription discounts you can take advantage of!