Cartmel, an ancient medieval village on the fringes of the Lake District, close to the vast expanse of Morecambe Bay, is quite rightly famous for its picture postcard streets, 12th century Priory and it’s noble patron, William Marshall, the First Earl of Pembroke – the architect of the Magna Carta and faithful servant to five English Kings.

Outside Cartmel

Cumbria has a lot to offer including the most Michelin star restaurants in a county within the UK
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Lakes Aquarium

Lakes Aquarium is situated in the picturesque area of Lakeside on the shores of Windermere. It’s home to a wide array of creatures from local freshwater and marine fish to reptiles and amphibians.

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Lakeside and Haverthwaite Steam Train

A traditional steam train, taking passengers on a unique journey to the tip of Windermere. Established in 1973, The Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway has remained a family-run business ever since.

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Windermere cruises

Enjoy unrivalled views of the fells and surrounding scenery on a cruise on England's largest lake.

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Grizedale Forest Go Ape

Grizedale Forest Go Ape offers five exciting treetop experiences for all ages, including zip wires and segway tours.

Rogan and co Biketreks Grizendale Bike Rent


Biketreks offer a range of bikes to hire in the picturesque Grizedale forest. From electric to manual, there are options for all abilities.

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The Swan Hotel & Spa

The Swan Hotel & Spa is renowned for its stunning location on the picturesque River Leven at the tip of Windermere. With luxurious spa facilities, it’s the perfect place to relax after an active day out in The Lakes.