Alison and I started our California road trip at Windermere Station really catching the airport train to Manchester airport starting the holiday with a real back packer travel experience! We landed in San Francisco (or San Fran as we affectionately now call it – bragging rights we’ve been!) we stayed
We had great fun helping with the recent Ambleside Trail 60 race organised by the The Climbers Shop to celebrate their 60th year in conjunction with Brathay Hall Trust. It was a early start for threBrathay logistics team down on Rothay Park as comms, medics, flags and tents were all
Menu Changes We have been busy in the Kitchen, Mike Durkin our Head Chef and his team have been creating some new dishes for our Brasserie menu for our No 1 Lake Road Restaurant. We have added some new dishes but of course kept the old faves especially our own
Football Round up We are very proud to sponser Ambleside U14’s they have had a good season with some tough games. They finished in the top 3 in the league and had a great time at the North West District Annual Tournament in Skelmersdale, finishing as runners up . The
Windermere Marathon The Windermere Marathon is one of a handful of marathon’s that is run entirely within a UNESCO World Heritage site, it’s been described as the most friendly and beautiful marathon in the UK. It starts at Brathay Hall over looking Lake Windermere, then through Hawkshead, the 4 mile
Mike & Jake Marshalling. The Fred Whitton Challenge is one of the most popular sportives in the UK and is also famed as being particulary difficult, Riders rank it alongside European events such as the Marmotte in terms of difficulty. The ride starts in and finishes in Grasmere and comes
May is National Walking Month Why not get your boots on this May as it’s National Walking month and we are so lucky to have so many great walks from our door step. We love Loughrigg Fell, you can be at Lilly Tarn in no time from the hotel and
Eggstra Special Easter Visitor Look who we caugt on camera on Easter Sunday the bunny himself delivering eggs to all the rooms to wish everyone a Happy Easter. Looks like he was really busy !
Pearl & Jasmine Scrub with Amethyst Wrap 1hr 20mins April Offer Now £70* (was £90) Put a spring in your step! This amazing Pearl & Jasmine Himalayan salt crystal scrub has the immediate effect of restoring vitality and energy levels, mental clarity, wellbeing and strength the ensuring Amethyst gel body
Our Reception Ramblers Nadine and Charlotte have been out and about on the fells they both enjoy a good walk, who wouldn’t in the Lakes. They had a great walk up Cioniston Old Man here it is an all its April Glory!