August Bank Holiday Break in the Lake District

August Bank Holiday

As we head into summer, August Bank Holiday will soon be upon us. By booking an August Bank Holiday break in the Lake District, you can enjoy a holiday in the heart of the British countryside.

Monday 26th August, for many of us, is a day off from everyday life. While others may still have to work, if you are lucky enough to enjoy your bank holidays, a package break could be just what you need.v

In particular by hiring a spa cottage in the Lake District, you can experience the benefits of a hot tub as well as other spa facilities available. While staying at our boutique spa cottage in Windermere, you are just a short walk from Aphrodite’s Lodge. As such, giving you the chance to not only soak in your outdoor hot tub but also book in for some extra spa treatments.

The Windermere Beauty Treatments are available at Aphrodite’s Lodge itself, where you enjoy massages and holistic therapies. So whether it’s the mind, body or soul a bank holiday break in the Lake District can do you a world of good.

What to do in the Lake District

As for what to do in the Lake District on August Bank Holiday, by staying in Windermere your spoilt for choice. Some of the most popular tourist attractions will be right on your doorstep. The World of Beatrix Potter, Windermere Lake Cruises, the Lakes Aquarium and the Lakeland Motor Museum to mention just a few.

While the weather can be unpredictable, you’ll certainly want to enjoy the beautiful Cumbrian countryside. Long romantic walks along Lake Windermere or venturing up Orrest Head to admire the views. If you fancy something a little more challenging then how about canyoning or rock climbing? Alternatively, you can hire a kayak or canoe and head out for a paddle. If that still sounds too strenuous, hire a boat for a romantic dinner experience or pack the picnic basket and find a secluded beach.

However, with the Great British weather at your mercy, don’t let the risk of rain dampen your spirits. There’s still plenty to see and do in Windermere if it rains. As well as some of the aforementioned attractions being indoors there’s lots more to consider. How about an old fashioned trip to the cinema, a cosey pub lunch or just relaxing at your spa cottage.

After all, with many home comforts you can always order in a take away and curl up in front of the television. If you are staying in the Lake District this bank holiday visiting friends, then why not invite them over for dinner. The open plan kitchen at our spa cottage in Windermere means you can still be sociable while everyone sites round the dining table.

Whatever you decide to do in the Lake District this August Bank Holiday, book your accommodation sooner rather than later.

Spa Cottage Break in the Lake District

Book a spa cottage break in the Lake District this August Bank Holiday. Where you can enjoy all the benefits of spa suite, but within the comforts of your own spa cottage in Windermere.