November in the Lake District

November in the Lake District

AN INSIDER’S GUIDE TO THE BEST EVENTS AND THINGS TO DO DURING November in the Lake District. As autumn slips into winter, don’t hibernate just yet. November is a great month for a hotel break in the Lake District and, to let you in on a little secret…it’s a month that offers the same panoramic …

Autumn Photo Competition – Gallery

If you’ve never visited the Lake District in Autumn, this gallery of photos proves that it’s a truly magical time for a hotel break in the Lake District. The autumnal hues that descend on the Lake District during Autumn are well and truly marvellous. A palette of red, orange, brown and yellow transform the region …

October in the Lake District

October in the Lake District

AN INSIDER’S GUIDE TO THE BEST EVENTS AND THINGS TO DO DURING OCTOBER IN THE LAKE DISTRICT Woodlands ablaze with autumnal colours. Crisp morning air on your face. Fading light and brooding skies. Leaves crunching underfoot. Fells cloaked in a layer of rusty red. Enjoying early evening sunsets. Sipping hot chocolate by a roaring fire. …

Taste Cumbria Food Festival: Your Guide

Taste Cumbria food festival returns to The Trout Hotel’s home town, Cockermouth, on 22-24 September – bigger and better than ever before. There are few things lovelier than entering into a world of home made delicacies, fantastic flavours and local beers and ciders. Food festival regulars, you’ll know this feeling well. You love to fill …

Lake District Photo Competition

September in the Lake District

AN INSIDER’S GUIDE TO THE BEST EVENTS AND THINGS TO DO DURING SEPTEMBER IN THE LAKE DISTRICT For most people, the arrival of September brings a sigh of relief. It’s the month that children go back to school. There’s less traffic jams on the roads. The magical season of autumn is nearing. And did you …

Lake District Photo Competition

Lake District Photo Competition – Gallery

This summer, The Trout Hotel held its first ever Lake District photo competition with the aim of showcasing and celebrating the local landscape. Social media followers were asked to send in their best shots of ‘spring and summer’ in the Lakes.   Highlights from the collection, which can be seen below, include stunning sunsets, serene …

August in the Lake District

August in the Lake District

An insider’s guide to the best events and things to do during August in the Lake District If you’d like to experience one of the UK’s most breathtaking regions at its most lush and vibrant – August in the Lake District is a must. This is the month that has it all. Green valleys contrast spectacularly …

Behind the scenes - The Trout Hotel

Behind the Scenes: Part 3

Welcome to Part Three of our Behind the Scenes Blog series, where each month we take a little time out to get to know the faces responsible for making your stay at The Trout Hotel extra special. Today we’ll be chatting to Lorraine, P.A to our Managing Director, and Jo, our fabulous Derwent Restaurant Manager. Read …

July in the Lake District

July in the Lake District

Our expert’s guide to the best events and things to do during July in the Lake District. Discovering the wild and enchanting beauty of the Lake District is something that everyone should aim to do in their lifetime. Named the most beautiful place in England, this corner of the British Isles has all the right …