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Why the Duddon Valley is the Perfect Place for a Lake District Break

 
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Mon, 8th Nov 2021

The Lake District is a brilliant location for a relaxing break. Whether you love a bit of adventure or like nothing more than a gentle stroll in the hills, there’s something for everyone in the region. Cottages in Duddon Valley One of the most popular spots is the stunning Duddon Valley, located just west of Coniston Water and Broughton Mills. You can find a great range of Lake District Cottages in this area on our website here While the Lake District can be a hive of activity during the summer with thousands of tourists visiting, the Duddon Valley is delightfully…

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Classic Lakeland Food to Try in Your Holiday Cottage

 
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Sun, 16th Jan 2022

One of the great reasons to rent a holiday cottage for your trip to the Lake District is the flexibility to cook and sample some traditional foods from Cumbria! While it’s famed for the stunning countryside and amazing activities, the Lake District is also home to some traditional culinary fayre that you should want to try at least once. The Coppermines Lake District Cottages are well equipped including great kitchens so making great family meals is easy, and if you prefer to let someone else do the cooking then many of are cottages are just a stone’s throw from a…

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How to Plan a Summer Kayak Adventure Holiday in Coniston

 
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Mon, 10th Jan 2022

The best summer adventures are found in the Lake District, here you can enjoy long summer days filled with as much adventure as you can handle. Stunning lakes, commanding fells and a relaxed environment combine for a perfect summer holiday spot. Kayaking is a popular activity in the Lake District and in Coniston in particular. Coniston Water is a stunning stretch of water where you can launch your own kayak or hire boats and instruction if you are new to this fun way to explore the water. Coniston Kayak Holiday Once you have decided that kayaking is the way you…

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Where to Walk in Bluebells in the Lake District

 
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Tue, 28th Dec 2021

There’s no doubt that the Lake District has some of the most amazing scenery and fantastic walks on the planet. If you’re booking a stay in one of our holiday cottages, you’ll certainly want to experience all that the region has to offer. Areas that are highly popular with walkers and local tourists are the bluebell woods. These are brilliant places to visit, especially during the spring, when the hills and meadows are filled with wonderfully coloured bluebells. Bluebell Walks Lake District The bluebells are also an important source of food for growing insects such as butterflies and bees that…

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How to Make the Most of Your Luxury Lake District Cottage

 
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Mon, 20th Dec 2021

The Lake District is a spectacular place to visit for a holiday, whether that is a weekend, a few weeks, or a whole summer! Luxury Lake District Cottages are the perfect place to base yourself for a holiday you will never forget. The Coppermines Lake District Cottages have a great range of luxury Lake District accommodation, perfect for a luxury romantic getaway for two, or a stunning large house for the whole extended family! Luxury Lake District Cottages With a luxury Lake District Cottage, you get all the comforts of home, lots of luxury touches, and stunning locations in a…

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Winter Days & Roaring Fires – Why Winter is Amazing in the Lake District

 
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Fri, 10th Dec 2021

If you’re searching for a getaway this winter and you don’t want to travel abroad, one of the most spectacular places to visit is the Lake District, particularly the southern lakes. With amazing walks and stunning scenery, there’s nothing better than hiring a cottage, kicking back in front of a roaring fire, and enjoying the peace and quiet. Lake District Landscape Once the snow starts to fall on the surrounding hills and mountains, you can truly appreciate the majesty of the surrounding Lake District Landscape. If you choose to stay in a mountain cottage then your views will be spectacular.…

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Festive Adventures on Your Lake District Holiday with the National Trust

 
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Wed, 1st Dec 2021

If you’re planning a holiday this Christmas, hiring a cottage in the Lake District is the perfect solution whether you’re going away with family or friends. With elegant snow-capped hills and mountains and glassy lakes, beautiful sunsets and amazing walks, there’s plenty to fill your heart with joy and make your stay a memorable one. If you’re heading to the Lake District with friends or family, there are some great festive days out organised by the National Trust to take advantage of. Here we take a look at just a few that will get you into the Yuletide spirit. Christmas…

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Tips on Creating a Traditional Lake District Christmas on your Cottage Holiday

 
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Mon, 22nd Nov 2021

If there was one place to get the perfect picture of a traditional Christmas it is in the Lake District. So, for those choosing to spend their Christmas in a Lake District cottage you are in for a treat. Those roaring fires, picture perfect cottages and snow-capped fells make the perfect backdrop for you to enjoy your best Christmas ever. Here are our tips on creating a traditional Lake District Christmas: Find Your Christmas Cottage Choosing the festive Lake District cottage that is right for you is the first step to having an amazing Christmas in the Lakes, fortunately The…

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Tips on Celebrating a Milestone Birthday in a Lake District Cottage

 
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Tue, 16th Nov 2021

Milestone birthdays are the perfect opportunity to do something special, get friends and family around for the celebrations and have some relaxing fun. Whether it’s booking the local hall for a party or enjoying a meal out with a select group, there are plenty of options out there. If you’re reaching that milestone birthday and you want to do something even more amazing, however, heading to the Lake District and hiring a cottage (or two) is certainly worth considering. The Coppermines have a range of holiday accommodation in the Lake District, both large, small and interconnecting so you can have…

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Top Tips for Hosting the Perfect Family Reunion in the Lake District

 
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Thu, 28th Oct 2021

We live in a world where families often get separated. Brothers and sisters get married, move to different locations and coming together can be difficult. If you are hosting a family reunion, dealing with all the logistics is certainly challenging. Of course, much depends on the size of your clan and where they are coming from. Book a Holiday Cottage in the Lake District One of the most popular locations for organising family reunions is the Lake District. That’s because you can easily rent a cottage for the weekend or a week and organise your get together around that. Hiring…

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