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Day 1 - This morning we depart Northbound, travelling to our hotel near Roanhead beach with a suitable stop for lunch en-route.
Day 2 - We begin our day by taking the scenic drive alongside Lake Windemere towards Windemere village, here you will have plenty of time to explore the quaint shops and charming views before we continue heading North for the dramtic scenes of the Kirkstone Pass. As we emerge from this spectacular scenery, we then approach Glenridding where you board one of the vintage steamers for a leisurely afternoon cruising on lake Ullswater.
Day 3 - Our first stop today takes us to the splendid Holker Hall & Gardens - A grand, Elizabethan Gothic estate surrounded by 23 acres of immaculately kept formal gardens set within a more informal landscape of interesting trees, shrubs and meadows. From here we take a scenic drive to Wordsworth’s Hawkshead , with its charming whitewashed houses, alleyways and courtyards, you’ll have plenty of time to explore before we end the day with a visit to ambient Coniston Water.
Day 4 - Today we journey to the Western Lake District coast for a return journey on the Ravenglass & Eskdale railway, this narrow-gauge steam railway travels through 2 UNESCO world heritage sites and stunning scenery to Dalegarth at the foot of Scafell Pike. We then travel past Ennerdale and Loweswater to the popular market town of Keswick, here you can enjoy lunch in one of the many eateries, peruse the many local shops or simply enjoy the scenery and take in the River Greta. We round of the day with a visit to tranquil Grasmere… The Perfect location for an afternoon tea or why not sample the famed local gingerbread!
Day 5 - After breakfast we depart for home with a stop en-route, arriving back late afternoon.
Sip, Sail & Steam in the Lakes | 5 Days
★★★★ The Dunes Hotel, South Lakes
From the moment you set eyes on the Dunes Hotel, to your first step inside, you will be greeted with the warmest of welcomes and service that is second to none.
This 4-Star boutique hotel offers 40 en-suite rooms featuring luxurious beds and accessories, all tastefully tied together with contemporary décor for a relaxing break away. Each charming room also features a range of convenient items to ensure maximum comfort including large flat screen Televisions, complimentary Wi-fI and Tea/Coffee making facilities.
The Coast restaurant at the Dunes Hotel is spacious and inviting with it’s nautical theme and the perfect place to eat, drink and relax after a day of exploring. A menu to suit every taste - The Coast uses only the finest ingredients including locally sourced fruit, veg and meat to present dishes that are a feast for the senses. Combine this with a welcoming bar area that serves a wide range of soft beverages, wines, beers, spirits and cocktails, The Dunes offers a relaxed atmosphere that will keep you feeling refreshed throughout your holiday with us.