This was our second visit to the Hideaway and I can say I have never stayed in such a clean, friendly and prompt hotel. Dawn
Thank you for a lovely time, the room was perfect, the breakfast was a great start to our day. I only wish we could have stayed longer! Katie
We came back to your lovely hotel and the service and food was excellent. Thankyou for making our stay so special. Susan & Paul
A BIG thank you for making our honeymoon stay at your lovely Hideaway so special...the perfect way to start married life... Ali & Mark xxx
The Top 6 Artisans Transforming The Lake District In 2015

The Top 6 Artisans Transforming The Lake District In 2015

The Lake District has been working its charm on tourists and locals alike for hundreds of years.

And for the busy entrepreneurs who call the Lake District home, this is a fantastic destination to roll up your sleeves and experience the best of what Britain has to offer.

Getting in the Mood for a Windermere Summertime

Getting in the Mood for a Windermere Summertime

Spring is well underway and we already have that ‘Summer feeling’ here in the Lake District. If you’re planning on staying with us at the Hideaway over the summer months, or even just dropping in for an afternoon tea during your trip, here are some exciting attractions to help you make the most of your time in the beautiful Lake District:

Springtime 2015 Inforgraphic - The Hideaway at Windermere

Infographic: Springtime 2015 in the Lake District

Springtime is a great time of year in the Lake District with the daffodils blooming, lambing season starting and warmer and longer days in which to enjoy all that favourite national park has to offer. We've picked out a few choice events taking place in the Lake District in Spring 2015 and put them into this neat infographic together with Wordsworth's ode to the daffodil. We hope this inspires you with some ideas for things to do if you visit this Spring.
The best places for a winter tipple in the Lake District

The best places for a winter tipple in the Lake District

It’s the time of year for long walks and snuggling up in front of an open fire, with a winter tipple. The Lake District, and Windermere in particular, boasts some of the most attractive ‘chocolate-box’ pubs in the country. Our favourites, which we highly recommend to our guests, are as follows:

 

Christmas Activities in Windermere

Christmas Activities in Windermere

The weather has turned cold in Windermere and the fire is roaring. The tea and delicious homemade cake is even more comforting than usual to our guests following their afternoon walks. Christmas is a very special time of year here at the Hideaway as the cold and the dark nights make for the coziest possible atmosphere. There is a truly magical feel to the Lake District as the year draws to a close.