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OCT 18

Half Term in The Lake District

Hotel News | By Hawksmoor Admin

With half-term fast approaching and Autumn in full flow the Lake District is the perfect location for a family retreat. Aside from being a prime location for cycling, hiking, water sports and boating, Lake Windermere and its surrounding environs offer a vast array of winter-friendly activities for… >>> Continue Reading

AUG 23

Tour of Britain visits Windermere

Hotel News | By Hawksmoor Admin

On Monday 5th September Stage two of Britains biggest professional cycle race will see the Tour of Britain return to Cumbria once again as the county emphatically declares itself ‘open for business’ after this winters devastating flooding with a stage from Carlisle city centre to the tough fin… >>> Continue Reading


The Wordsworth Tour

Hotel News | By Hawksmoor Admin

The Lake District is intimately associated with William Wordsworth. One of English literature's greatest poets, Wordsworth lived in the Lake District for most of his life, and the locations of many of his poems can be found in the area. When you plan your visit to Windermere, a tour of these places… >>> Continue Reading

JUL 29

Beautiful Bowness

Hotel News | By Hawksmoor Admin

A beautiful, scenic town on the very coast of Lake Windermere, Bowness provides a vast wealth of attractions to suit all personalities and weathers. Situated just a brief cycle ride south of Hawksmoor Lakeland Guest House, Bowness will easily become the centre of your Lake District holiday. Savour… >>> Continue Reading

JUL 22

Mountain Biking in the Lakes

Hotel News | By Hawksmoor Admin

The Lakes almost seem to have been made for two-wheeled travel, with every kind of terrain available - from challenging routes to gentle country lanes. If you’re a committed mountain biker rather than a road cyclist, this part of the world won’t disappoint, whatever your skill level and experience. Aft… >>> Continue Reading


Wordsworth's garden is back in bloom

Hotel News | By Hawksmoor Admin

Looking at Wordsworth House’s glorious garden now, it’s hard to believe that, back in December, it was under several feet of water as Storm Desmond brought severe flooding to the centre of Cockermouth. Thanks to the tireless work of head gardener Amanda Thackeray and her team, the heritage garden tha… >>> Continue Reading

JUN 23

Windermere Boat Show 2016

Hotel News | By Hawksmoor Admin

A range of exhibitors are already confirmed for the Windermere Boat Show 2016, which is being held 1-3 July 2016. These include Maiden Marine, Windermere Aquatic, Chris Dobson Marine, Inspiration Marine and Michael Schmidt and Partner Yacht Brokers. There will also be a host of other local boat… >>> Continue Reading


Windermere Lake Cruises

Hotel News | By Hawksmoor Admin

Windermere Lake Cruises are the most popular attraction in Cumbria. Windermere is England’s largest lake, in the heart of the Lake District. They offer cruises from 45 minutes to 3 hours - or you can even spend all day on and around the lake with our fantastic Freedom of the Lake ticket. No matter w… >>> Continue Reading

MAY 27

Windermere Attractions

Hotel News | By Hawksmoor Admin

Brockhole - The Lake District Visitor Centre Enjoy the famous adventure playground, lakeside setting, fabulous gardens, gift shop and cafe with good pushchair and wheelchair access. Free admission. Pay and display car park. You can also access Brockhole House and Gardens. In 1897 The Gaddum family… >>> Continue Reading