For that perfect ‘get away from it all’ break, Holiday Cottages in the Lake District are a good place to start. The Lake District has everything you could need for that peaceful holiday, from acres of countryside, the beautiful lakes and towns and villages that welcome tourists. Of course when you are out all day exploring you need the accommodation to match the beauty of the region and the Holiday Cottages in the Lake District give you exactly what you will need.
Perfect Accommodation for Active People with the Holiday Cottages in the Lake District
The Lake District often has rainy weather, but that does not seem to deter the walkers, who come in droves to explore the hundreds of miles of walking trails in the hills and around the lakes. The area is perfect for those who like the great outdoors and there are opportunities for those who want to explore the area on mountain bikes or horseback.
Climbing is another popular activity in the area. For beginners staying in Holiday Cottages in the Lake District there are training centres where you can learn the basics and it is possible to join with other climbers in the area on excursions. There are outlets where the equipment can be hired. For those who want to stay at ground level, canoeing on some of the lakes is also possible, and there are centres locally with qualified instructors. The Lake District is home to many activity centres such as these.
Explore the Area from the Holiday Cottages in the Lake District
Towns such as Windermere are very popular with tourists staying in Holiday Cottages in the Lake District, with many people coming to visit the now famous Lakeland store, which sells all kinds of kitchen and home gadgets. The town also has a good selection of other shops, so it is ideal for picking up a souvenir. There are also several shops which sell local produce such as preserves, meats and cheeses.
The town of Kendal is famous for its mint cake but there are a wide range of shops for those who want a little retail therapy. The restaurants in the town are varied and if staying locally it is the ideal place for a night out. So if you want the perfect base to spend some time off and somewhere to relax and chillout then the Holiday Cottages in the Lake District are ideal.