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

Events & Things To Do

10 Reasons To Visit The Lake District In 2017

As we wave a farewell to a year that changed the world, it’s time to look forward to the rest of 2017 with optimism and hope - and what better way to bring in the New Year than planning a trip away?

2017 is the perfect year to explore the Lake District, and with plenty of events to see and attractions to visit, you’ll be wondering why you haven’t visited before!

The Explorer's Guide To The Lake District

As well as being home to some wonderful tourist attractions, the Lake District also enjoys a range of explorer paradises, each one awe-inspiring and a delight to witness.

With that in mind, we’ve decided to put together the Explorer’s guide to the Lake District, an all-encompassing approach to making the most of a truly delightful stretch of the country which we adore.

Bring Your Romantic Spark Back With A Lake District Break

It’s easy for life to get in the way of your relationship. From making the kids dinner, to working every hour under the sun, there’s little time for romance by the time you and your partner collapse on the sofa for the night.

But it’s so important for couples to keep this romantic spark alive. It’s the thing that brought you together when you first met, and it’s also the thing that will keep you together for life.

The Best Christmas Menus in the Lake District

Roast turkey and a glass of mulled wine, it can only be Christmas dinner.

Here at the Hideaway, the tree is already up, the decorations are out, and the stage is set for a wonderful Christmas for all of our guests.

If you’re staying with us during this time of year, you might be wondering where’s the best local restaurant for your Christmas dinner. Well, we’ve got you covered!

From succulent turkey breast to the best Christmas puds - here are some of the delightful local favourites for Christmas dinner.


The Best Christmas Events in the Lake District 2016

Dark nights and winter coats can only mean one thing - Christmas! And alongside this magnificent time of year are some fantastic festive activities that you don’t want to miss out on in the Lake District.

What is Twixmas and Why is it the Perfect Time for a Christmas Break In the Lake District?

We’ve been making a bit of a song and dance out of Twixmas over the past few weeks, and that’s because we feel people across the country are making one big mistake.

They’re wasting it!

Warming Pubs For Wintery Afternoons In The Lake District

As the first inch of sparkling frost settles itself across Cumbria, and people start tugging out their scarfs and gloves, our hearts are captivated by winter once again.

A time for reconnecting with loved ones, belly-warming ciders and snuggly wooly jumpers, winter is the ideal backdrop for chilly afternoons spent with a loved one in a rustic, British pub.

Your Magical Three Day Twixmas Itinerary At The Hideaway...

Whimsical walks in the woods, heart-warming cups of hot tea and coffee, and a boutique hotel to rest your head, a visit to the Lake District and a stay at The Hideaway is the perfect place for loved-up couples hoping to connect away from the pressures of everyday life.

And what better time to do this than during Twixmas?

The Top 5 Historic Houses and Gardens in the Lake District

Embroiled in history and filled with mystery, a visit to one of the many historic houses and gardens in Cumbria is a must.

There are so many magnificent properties that will leave visitors to the Lake District spoilt for choice! So if you’re wondering which are the best houses and gardens to visit during your stay, wonder no more.

8 Reasons Why You Should Visit The Lake District For New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve is one of the most romantic dates in the calendar.

Whether you spend it alone with your partner, or head out to a party, when the clock hits midnight it feels more important than ever to have your loved one by your side.