Happy Wednesday! Earlier on today (Wednesday 3rd May) Cumbria Tourism announced their finalists for the 2017 Cumbria Tourism Awards and we are proud to announce that we been shortlisted for not one but two award categories!
The awards which celebrate the vast diversity across the county’s tourism industry will take place on Wednesday 21st June – Fingers crossed we scoop a prize or two!
Self-Catering Property of the Year – Finalist – Gate House, Coniston
A magnificent Visit England ‘5 Star Gold’ Georgian property with artistic historical links. Once home to the famous Lakes artist Alfred Heaton Cooper in the early 20th century, the completely refurbished Gate House is now the epitome of an exceptional Lakeland home. Complete with opulent interior, superb views and peaceful situ, this outstanding home which comfortably sleeps 8 lends itself to romantics, families and friends alike, offering a luxurious, effortlessly stylish and simply alluring base.
Wedding Venue of the Year – Finalist – The Coppermines Mountain Wedding Venue
Our unique licenced wedding venue is situated in a true Lakeland mountain environment. Our ethos is to provide freedom and flexibility to all who choose to hold their special day with us. Independence, romance and nostalgia are all cores aspects of any wedding held at The Coppermines Mountain Cottages. From arrival the venue exclusively belongs to our guests and we give them the freedom to decide how they wish their celebrations to unfold. There are no restrictive packages nor are there any set timetables, all we ask is that our guests follow just a few simple ‘house rules’. In essence we wish for each wedding held with us to be as unique and as special as each of our happy couples.