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Why the Lake District is Four-Legged Heaven

 
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Sun, 11th Apr 2021

Each year, thousands of holidaymakers love to visit the Lake District to enjoy the brilliant views, spectacular lakes, and wonderful hospitality. If you’ve got your favourite four-legged friend in tow, however, you might be wondering what else the region has to offer. As you might expect, the Lake District is very dog friendly and there are plenty of walks to help keep your four-legged friend entertained, places to stay and a good few pubs and cafes where you can both settle down for a little refreshment. Great Walks for Dogs The main reason why dog owners come to the Lake…

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Fantastic Facts About the Lake District

 
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Tue, 6th Apr 2021

The Lake District is one of the most visited tourist destinations in the UK and it’s no surprise that people from all over the world love it. With amazing scenery, quaint villages and a host of different activities to take part in including hiking and cycling, it’s the perfect place for a family break any time of year. If you’re staying in a cottage in the lake district, here are some interesting facts about the area. Here are some fantastic facts about the Lake District that you did not know: Millions of Visitors – According to the National Trust, nearly…

Category: History, Local Area
 
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Why Cottages are the Best Holiday Option for Young Families

 
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Mon, 29th Mar 2021

The Lake District is an amazing place to come on holiday with a young family, and a Coppermines Lake District cottage is the perfect base to help you manage the whole family, so they all have a great time. From breakfast time to bath time a lake district cottage can be your home from home, ensuring you get the most out of your lake district holiday. Perfect Cottages for Young Families Hiring a cottage for your holiday delivers a lot of benefits, especially if you have younger children with you. Not only is it a great base from which to…

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Summer Adventures We Are Looking Forward to in the Lake District

 
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Tue, 16th Mar 2021

Never has a summer been looked forward to with more anticipation. After a winter of being indoors during lockdown so many of us are looking forward to the fresh air and open space of the Lake District for our family holiday this year. Summer Holidays Lake District Adventures come in all shapes and sizes in the Lake District, from gentle walks and exploring historic sites to scrambling up mountains, zipping across zip wires or paddling across lakes. The best way to get the most out of your summer holiday to the Lake District is to book a Lake District Cottage…

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Dog Friendly Activities in the Lake District

 
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Wed, 10th Mar 2021

With a roadmap for the end of lockdown now in sight, so many of us are looking for a great place for a holiday, especially if we have one or more four legged friends to accompany us. With our dogs as bored as we are of the same routes and walks near our home, a visit to the beautiful Lake District is the perfect choice for a post lockdown getaway that both you and the four-legged members of your family will love! Dog Friendly Lake District Cottages We have a great range of dog friendly Lake District cottages located in…

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Why the Ruskin Museum is a Great Place to Visit

 
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Wed, 3rd Mar 2021

The Ruskin Museum is a great place to visit when you are staying in one of the Coppermines’ lovely Lake District Cottages. Located on your doorstep in the pretty village of Coniston, this unique and interesting museum was founded by Ruskin’s secretary in 1901 as both a memorial to Ruskin and a celebration of the local area and its heritage. We are looking forward to when this wonderful museum will be open to the public once again! Ruskin Museum Coniston Known as a local cabinet of curiosities, this fascinating local lake district museum tells the story of Coniston. Charting its…

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Why Coniston is a Great Base for a Multi-Generational Holiday

 
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Thu, 25th Feb 2021

With so many of us missing time with our friend and family, it is no wonder that so many of us are planning Lake District holidays with our families and looking forward to them (assuming it is safe to do so).  Getting all your family together at the same time can be amazing but it can also be tricky to accommodate a multi-generational group, that is why making your base in a Coppermines Cottage in and around the beautiful Lake District village of Coniston will ensure you have the best holiday possible. Cottage Accommodation Coniston Holiday Cottages make the perfect…

Category: Cottages, Local Area
 
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Great National Trust Properties to Visit on Your Lake District Cottage Holiday

 
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Thu, 18th Feb 2021

If you’ve decided to rent out an amazing holiday cottage in the Lake District, there’s so much to do and see when you arrive it can be challenging to fit it all in. For those searching for inspiration and a little history, there are some fantastic National Trust properties across the region, and many on your doorstep when you book a Coppermines Cottage for your Lake District holiday. Making your base in a Cottage in and around Coniston ensures you don’t have to drive far to find some of the most popular Lake District Properties that will let you explore…

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Animal Adventures in the Lake District

 
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Tue, 9th Feb 2021

Probably the most famous animal in the Lake District is Peter Rabbit! This much-loved character is synonymous with this beautiful area but there are many real-life animal experiences to explore when you book a cottage from The Coppermines. People often visit the Lake District for its amazing views and sites of historic interest. But there’s also plenty to see in the region if you like exotic beasts and want to be inspired by creatures from all around the world. From mystical wolves and imperial birds of prey to the odd alpaca and humorous hornbill, scratch beneath the surface of the…

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Relax and Reinvigorate: 5 ways to relax and 5 ways to reinvigorate in the Lakes

 
Tue, 2nd Feb 2021

Are you holidays all about relaxation? Is your perfect break one of blissful basking, cocktail sipping and gentle pottering? Is your idea of a thrill finding the perfect gift for a loved-one in a gift shop full of treasures? Are you looking to leave the rigours of daily life behind and embrace a chilled-out, carefree existence for a wonderful week (or two)? Or perhaps you have had your fill of sitting around, trapped in the relentless mundane, and are bursting to get out, get active and have adventures. Is your idea of living hurtling downhill on a challenging biking trail…

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