7 Reasons to Visit Cockermouth

Live like a local with these 7 reasons to visit Cockermouth. We’re sharing some of Cockermouth’s best-kept secrets to ensure you explore the idyllic Georgian town and get the most out of your visit. Fly Fishing on the River Derwent One of the finest salmon and sea trout rivers in the North of England Flowing …

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5 Awe-Inspiring Lake District Walks

We all know that getting active is beneficial to our health and walking is one of the best ways. Harvard Medical School says that just 20 minutes walking a day can boost your immune function, which is extremely important right now. However, with all the stresses of working from home, juggling childcare and adhering to …

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December in the Lake District

An insider’s guide to the best events and things to do during December in the Lake District From the moment you arrive in the Lake District and set your sights on the majestic valleys, glimmering lakes and mountainous skyline – you’ll know why the UNESCO World Heritage site is an unmissable tourist destination. The panoramic …

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January in the Lake District

AN INSIDER’S GUIDE TO THE BEST EVENTS AND THINGS TO DO during January in the Lake District. Typically when we think of January, we think of cold, dark days where money is scarce but drizzle is not. A month where people tend to lock themselves indoors, either because they’ve jumped on the ‘dry January’ band …

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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 in the Lake District is a great month for a countryside retreat, and to let you in on a little secret…it’s a month that offers the same panoramic …

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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. Leaves crunching underfoot and the fells cloaked in a layer of rusty red. For some, October in the Lake District is arguably the best time of year to visit. A tonic …

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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 with it 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 …

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Six Things We Do To Help the Environment

The Year of Green Action As 2019 is the Year of Green Action, here at our Cockermouth hotel we are focusing on how our business can become more environmentally friendly to reduce our carbon footprint. Becoming more environmentally responsible is increasingly important due to the drastic climate changes the world is facing, therefore we are …

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