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

Blog Posts From November 2015

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A Guide to the Castles of the Lake District

The Lake District is a magnificent destination for those interested in history. Full of beautiful ruins of past gone majestic castles, a trip here will certainly enlighten and entertain in equal measures.

Below we’ve listed the best sites to visit if you’d like to experience a little slice of history on your next visit to the Lake District.


Christmas spread with cakes, baubles and beads.

Five Things to do in the Lake District this Christmas

Christmas is one of the most enjoyable time of the years. During the festive period, everyone comes together to appreciate the ones they love and have some fun. So what better thing to enjoy with those you care about than a visit to the Lake District?

There are plenty of Christmassy events taking place this year that will really help to get you in the festive mood - so explore some of the best options available when visiting us this season below. You won’t want to miss out!


Hideaway Hotel Windermere Anniversary Infographic

Infographic: The Hideaway at Windermere presents How to Spend your Anniversary in the Lake District

The Hideaway Hotel in Windermere presents the 'How to Spend your Anniversary in the Lake District' infographic. Filled with tips for loved up couples who wish to make the most of their anniversary in the Lake District, we hope this guide will help you have a break filled with romantic activities that you and your loved one will always remember. If you're looking for a base during your holiday, you can find our room availability here.

The Best Afternoon Tea Spots in the Lake District

The Best Afternoon Tea Spots in the Lake District

The humble, traditional afternoon tea is making a much deserved comeback.

Supported by the nation’s recent surge of love for baking, the cream tea has been revived and is now a pleasant afternoon out for all ages.

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The Most Picturesque Spots in the Lake District

One of the most iconic parts of the Lake District is the amazing views we have throughout the year - so that’s why we’ve decided to dedicate this blog to exploring some of the most awe-inspiring places you’ll find in the area.