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The Pig, Windermere

A cosy bar and restaurant in the heart of Windermere village in the Lake District that specialises in all things pork, with a mouth-watering menu.

Village Inn Bar & Grill

With great dishes throughout the day and evening, offering everything from cake and coffee to homemade pasta classic dishes.

Jolly Anglers Inn, Burneside

A great base for exploring the Lake District, offering a warm welcome, good food and clean comfortable rooms.

Ullswater Steamers

Ullswater Steamers offer great days out with cruises and events on Ullswater, England's most beautiful lake

Cross Keys Inn Tebay

Guest accommodation in the beautiful Lune Valley near Penrith, a perfect base for visiting The Lake District and Yorkshire Dales.

Skylark Aerial Photography

Skylark Aerial Photography provides aerial pictures and video in the Lake District & Cumbria, using the latest drone technology, for all types of events and occasions, business or leisure, as well as aerial inspections and surveys.

Lauren Crellin Make Up Artist

Lauren Crellin is a Make Up artist who covers all of Cumbria and North Lancashire and is a specialist in Wedding and Special Occasion Make Up.

Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway

Runs steam trains along the scenic Leven valley, from Haverthwaite Station to Lakeside Pier at the southern end of Windermere in the Lake District.

holidaycottages.co.uk

holidaycottages.co.uk is an award-winning company offering the finest selection of personally inspected holiday cottages in the Lake District and Cumbria.

Laura Ashley The Belsfield Windermere

A boutique hotel set in six acres of gardens overlooking Windermere, and is a great Lake District wedding venue with superb conference facilities.

Park Lane Beauty Salon, Cartmel

Park Lane beauty salon and day spa in Cartmel is where you can truly relax and let the expert therapists work their magic and help you feel and look great both inside and out!

Your Guide 2 the Lake District

Welcome to the ultimate guide to life in the Lake District. From Accommodation to Zoos, we feature every attraction and business that makes the Lake District and Cumbria a fantastic place to live, work and visit!

Your Guide 2 the Lake District turns the spotlight onto the most diverse National Park in the UK, reflecting Cumbrian folk and telling the world what life in the Lakes is really all about. If you want your organisation or business to be found on the web, make sure you are on Your Guide 2 the Lake District. Our Community pages are mostly FREE. If you want us to promote your events and exhibitions in the Lake District and Cumbria, do contact us.

Special Offers

  • Cavendish Arms, Cartmel Special OffersCavendish Arms, Cartmel Special Offers

    The Cavendish Arms in Cartmel are offering customers a special dining offer. A meal for two from Monday to Thursday between 5.00pm – 7.00pm costs only £16 per person (£5 supplement for steak). This includes a starter and a main dish from the main menu.

  • Uplands Hotel & Restaurant Cartmel Special OffersUplands Hotel & Restaurant Cartmel Special Offers

    Offers available from the Uplands include 50p for a starter or dessert when you order a main course from the Uplands Specials menu (Mon to Wed 5.30pm - 7.30pm). Also Homemade Soup and Sandwich only £8.45 (Wed to Sat 12 - 2.30pm). Other offers available.


Latest Lake District & Cumbria Business News:

Windermere Lake Cruises 6th Most Visited Attraction

Windermere Lake Cruises logoWindermere Lake Cruises have been named one of the most visited tourist attractions in England by Visit England. The attraction has been rated sixth in their list of the most popular paid for visitor attractions. A staggering total of almost 1½ million passenger journeys were made on the company's 16-strong fleet of modern launches, 'steamers' and wooden launches during 2015. Windermere Lake Cruises Feature


Award-Winning Ullswater Steamers

Ullswater SteamersAt the recent Cumbria Tourism Awards held at Cartmel Racecourse, Ullswater Steamers won the Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award. Ullswater Steamers have been operating lake cruises for over 150 years, combining Lake District walks or special events including weddings, birthdays, anniversaries and other celebrations, with spectacular cruises upon Ullswater. Ullswater Steamers Feature


The Sun Inn, Kirkby Lonsdale is Rated Top 20 UK Hotel

The Sun Inn Kirkby Lonsdale TrivagoThe Sun Inn at Kirkby Lonsdale has been named one of the top 20 hotels in the country according to Trivago, who are the world’s largest online hotel search website. The five star 17th century luxury inn, at the heart of Kirkby Lonsdale, has been named sixteenth best in the UK and third in the north west, based on aggregated online user ratings. Sun Inn Feature


L'Enclume Named UK's Greatest Restaurant...Again!

L'enclume logoSimon Rogan's Michelin-starred restaurant, L'Enclume, has secured the top spot in the 2017 Good Food Guide. This is the fourth year running that the Cartmel eaterie has been rated number 1 by the Waitrose-owned guide, who described it as 'an unassuming location for an undoubted pinnacle of the new British cooking.' The guide also praised L'Enclume's use of ingredients that they source from their own farm. L'Enclume Feature


Latest Lake District & Cumbria News:

Wed Sep 28 13:11:45 BST 2016
Dozens of life-sized model sheep go under the hammer to raise money for charity.
Wed Sep 28 12:18:08 BST 2016
A postman who lost all his possessions in a flood-hit home during Storm Desmond realises he failed to press send 10 months ago when applying for a help grant.
Wed Sep 28 11:28:46 BST 2016
Carlisle's backroom staff deserve praise for aiding a 10-game record-equalling unbeaten run, says boss Keith Curle.
Wed Sep 28 10:06:35 BST 2016
Whitehaven sign half-back Steven Roper, who spent part of the 2016 season at Rochdale Hornets.
Tue Sep 27 21:18:39 BST 2016
Carlisle remain unbeaten in League Two after coming from behind to earn a 2-2 draw at Doncaster.
Tue Sep 27 15:12:17 BST 2016
A man who stabbed people with a fork at an 18th birthday party is jailed.
Tue Sep 27 10:38:40 BST 2016
A new care scheme is launched in Cumbria which encourages carers to share their lives with adults who need it.
Mon Sep 26 15:56:57 BST 2016
Star Wars' Daisy Ridley and Bridesmaids actress Rose Byrne join TV star and actor James Corden to voice a live action film adaptation of Peter Rabbit.
Mon Sep 26 13:21:33 BST 2016
Friends of the Earth misled the public in a leaflet which claimed fracking can cause cancer, a draft report by the advertising watchdog says.

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