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The Relaxation Room

Providing beauty, massage and holistic treatments at The Grange Hotel in Grange-over-Sands, as well as a mobile massage service throughout the South Lakes region.

Anderson Jewellery

Anderson Jewellery has a dazzling display of gold and silver jewellery, top brand watches and diamond rings for that someone special!

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!

Pig and Whistle, Pub & Bistro, Cartmel

A traditional pub serving real ale, with a real log fire to add to the warm atmosphere.

Grange-over-Sands Post Office

Grange Post Office offers a range of services including Banking, Foreign Currency / Travel Money Cards, Moneygram, Travel Insurance, Passport Check and Send, Parcels, Broadband and Phone and Savings & Investments.

Crown Country Inn, High Newton

The Crown Country Inn in the village of Newton-in-Cartmel is a traditional 17th century coaching inn with welcoming bar, large restaurant and 7 rooms that combine classic and modern boutique styles.

Orton Scar Cafe

Orton Scar Cafe in Orton near Penrith serves superb local food and drink, 6 days a week, with a friendly and welcoming atmosphere

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.

Now is a fantastic time to visit the Lake District with the golden colours of Autumn decorating many trees, bushes and plants and ripe fruits are also in glorious abundance. The reds and oranges of this season can look stunning reflected in Cumbria's lakes and waterways and the Lake District is the perfect venue for photographers and walkers.

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.

  • New Caci Offer from Bowness BeautyNew Caci Offer from Bowness Beauty

    Caci non-surgical face lift facial - A one-hour trial of this amazing treatment with many celebrity followers, including Jennifer Lopez, Lisa Snowdon and Martine McCutcheon, is available at Bowness Beauty for only £30! Book now to avoid disappointment.

  • Discount Offer from Goodacres Carpets & RugsDiscount Offer from Goodacres Carpets & Rugs

    A 20% discount is offered to all Your Guide 2 the Lake District readers on all rugs at Goodacre's of Kendal - specialists in handmade Afghan, Persian and Oriental rugs with a showroom measuring over 1200 square feet.

  • Sun Inn, Crook Special OffersSun Inn, Crook Special Offers

    The Sun Inn at Crook near Kendal are offering a 1p Dessert throughout November with each paying main course upon presentation of a voucher (T & C apply). Plus Eat Free On Your Birthday! - Bring proof of ID and the birthday boy or girl eats for FREE.

Latest Lake District & Cumbria Business News:

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

Goodacre's Rug Bazaar Now Open!

Goodacre Carpets Logo AppGoodacre Carpets & Rugs (formerly known as Goodacre Carpet Factory Shop) have opened a massive rug showroom at their Kendal premises on the Dockray Hall Estate. Measuring over 1200 sq. feet, the showroom is in two sections dealing with Oriental rugs and Contemporary rugs. Goodacre are specialists in handmade Afghan, Persian and Oriental rugs, and offer the largest display of the latter for some 60 miles. For details of a special introductory offer for Your Guide 2 the Lake District readers, click here  |  Goodacre 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 2016 Good Food Guide. This is the third 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:

Fri Nov 27 16:23:14 BST 2015
Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Barrow and Woking.
Fri Nov 27 16:20:33 BST 2015
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Carlisle United and Crawley Town.
Fri Nov 27 00:50:38 BST 2015
Plans are drawn up for a multi-million pound tidal energy project which could link the south-west of Scotland with Cumbria.
Thu Nov 26 21:39:24 BST 2015
The sudden, unexplained death of a 13-month-old girl who may have suffered a sexual assault presented a "very, very worrying picture," a court hears.
Thu Nov 26 17:27:04 BST 2015
Centre-back Courtney Meppen-Walter terminates his contract with League Two club Carlisle United by mutual consent.
Thu Nov 26 17:11:46 BST 2015
National League side Barrow sign Carlisle striker Steven Rigg and Lincoln forward Liam Hearn on loan.
Wed Nov 25 23:15:33 BST 2015
Dave Myers - one half of celebrity cooks The Hairy Bikers - is awarded an honorary fellowship by the University of Cumbria.
Wed Nov 25 16:14:18 BST 2015
Bury striker Hallam Hope will stay on loan at League Two side Carlisle United until 9 January.
Wed Nov 25 15:20:06 BST 2015
Boss Keith Curle says Carlisle cannot afford to give teams a headstart despite coming from 3-1 down to beat Luton.

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