Family Holidays in the Lake District

Stuck for family holiday ideas? Why not have an adventure in the Lake District! The region boasts some of the best scenery in the UK and offers a host of activities and attractions for all the family.

The Lake District is home to magnificent mountains, highland fells, vibrant market towns and thrilling attractions. It’s the perfect place to escape to great outdoors! As one of the most popular holiday destinations in England, the region has something for everyone and whether you’re with the kids or teenagers there’s plenty of fun to be had.

Why not head out onto the water and take a trip down Windermere? There are plenty of places to hire electric boats, canoes and kayaks and the water offers a more gentle opportunity to explore the Lake District.

Of course many people enjoy walking through the Lake District and even if you are with the family there are plenty of stress free, easier strolls and accessible routes for those with buggies. Take a look at the Lake District National Park website for more information.

There are also plenty of family attractions to keep the kids entertained on holiday. Many also offer the chance to learn about the Lake District, its history, natural environment and wildlife. Top attractions include: Treetop Trek – an adventure woodland with over 30 tree top challenges; Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway – sit back and relax whilst enjoying the dramatic scenery in a steam engine train; Lake District Wildlife Park – spend the day with animals in this 25 acre wildlife park.

Whatever your family’s interests you’re sure to have a great family holiday in the Lake District!



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The Kings Arms Hotel

Ambleside, Cumbria

The Kings Arms Hotel is a stunning traditional Lakeland inn serving good food and real ales with bed and...

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From £90 per room per night
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The Shakespeare

Kendal, Cumbria

The Shakespeare is a newly refurbished traditional English pub, located in the heart of Kendal town centre,...

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The Lumley Fee Bunkhouse

Kendal, Cumbria

With breathtaking views across the beautiful Lyth Valley, the Lumley Fee Bunkhouse offers Lake District...

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Ye Olde Fighting Cocks

Arnside, Cumbria

The award winning Ye Olde Fighting Cocks, is a historic pub and hotel with superb accommodation, delicious...

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The Old Ginn House Inn

Workington, Cumbria

The Old Ginn House Inn is situated in the village of Great Clifton and is perfect for exploring the Lake...

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The Masons Arms

Grange Over Sands, Cumbria

The Mason's Arms overlooks the Winster Valley with unparalleled views beyond and is the perfect place to...

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Queens Head Hotel

Windermere, Cumbria

The newly refurbished Queens Head Hotel is a 17th century Elizabethan inn, located in the beautiful and...

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10
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The Sally

Carlisle, Cumbria

The Sally is a fantastic family run pub located in the historic and picturesque village of Irthington on the...

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Crown Inn Pooley Bridge

Penrith, Cumbria

The Crown is a stunning property situated in a fantastic location on the bank of the River Eamont.

From £64 per room per night
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The Britannia Inn

Ambleside, Cumbria

Lake District Inn offering traditional pub accommodation, Lake District sourced homemade pub food and real...

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