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Historical Lake District – 10 Great Places to Visit in the Lake District

As we write this, it’s currently Local History Month, so what better time to highlight some of the historical attractions in the Lake District? The region boasts a rich history dating back thousands of years, and has been shaped through many different eras, and home to numerous notable figures. It’s no surprise, then, that there are so many different sites to see – ranging from Neolithic or Roman landmarks, to fascinating museums or the homes of beloved literary greats. Here are just some of the places to see in the Lake District.
Castlerigg Stone Circle

Cumbria is home to several Neolithic stone circles, one of the most of any region in the country, each with a fascinating history that mystifies scholars to this day – but perhaps […]

19 Things to do in the Lake District in 2019

We’re well into the New Year by now, and if you’re anything like us those New Year’s Resolutions you were definitely going to do in 2019 have already fallen by the wayside! Don’t worry though, because we’ve come up with a to-do list that you’ll actually want to stick to – a list of 19 things to try out in the Lake District for 2019. Whether it’s getting out and exploring the world famous scenery, indulging in the incredible local food scene, sampling the wide range of culture, or simply revisiting your favourite walks, here’s what to do in the Lake District this year.
1. Start ticking off Wainwrights

You can’t visit the Lakes and not climb a fell! Considered by many as the definitive guide to the Lake District […]

Early Bird Special Offer at Herdwick Croft

Book yourself a holiday to remember and experience the beauty of the Lake District with a stay at Herdwick Croft. We’re offering a fantastic Early Bird Special – a 10% discount for all online bookings of two nights or more booked before 1st March 2019.

Follow this link and add EARLY19 in the discount box at the booking page.

Bookings can be for dates throughout the season (some dates require a minimum three night stay).

Discount is for the pitch only, extras will be added to the cost at full price (electric hook up, extra people etc). A 50% non refundable deposit is taken at the time of booking with the balance due 21 days before arrival.

Click here to check availability and book online. If you have any questions, […]