Cosy Cold Weather Getaways

January can be a drag. With post-Christmas budgeting, bloating, and busting your bum at work, the first month of the year can seem endless. This is especially true if you don’t have anything exciting planned for February or March. The Winter really will rage for 1000 years. That’s why we’re here, to lift you up from your slump and make the first months of the year some of the most exciting ones!

We’re well aware that it’s still Winter though, so we’ve outlined the best deals for a cosy cold weather getaway in the Lake District.

Tweedies Bar & Lodge | Winter Mid-week Break

Nestled on the edge of Grasmere, this small village is perfect for a mid-Winter break. With a famous literary history, al la Wordsworth, Tweedies Bar & Lodge is within walking distance of the landmark Dove Cottage. Before the legion of literary lovers descend on Grasmere for Wordsworth’s 250th anniversary, Tweedies are offering guests a discount on mid-week stays.

From only £85, you can enjoy overnight accomodation in one of their cosy rooms and a scrumptious full English in the morning. To include dinner in the evening, you need only pay £139 per night. This offer is valid until 2nd April, Sunday through Thursday.

While you’re there take in the musical talents of Cumbrian artists. With live music throughout February and beyond, you can snuggle up with a pint by the fire, enjoying the tunes of sweet blues.

North Lakes Hotel | Girls Night In

A girl’s night out sounds fun until it’s Friday evening and you’ve had enough of seeing people after a week at work. So, why not have a girl’s night in instead? Pop on your jammies, grab a blanket, and get the fizzy flowing for the perfect night in with the girls.

For entertainment, get caught up in the action with a selection of DVDs. And don’t worry about food, as the team will offer up a sharing platter of delicious delights for you and your companion to share! Alternately, arrange a masterclass from cocktails to pilates or cupcakes to mindfulness.

For only £89 per person, you can unwind, recharge, and have a grand old time with your bestie in the Lakes.

Hillthwaite | Fells and Firesides

Perched upon a hill in Windermere, the Hilthwaite is the perfect place to relax and recharge. With 360 degree views that include the dazzling Windermere Lake, this hotel is ideal for those who heal in nature. Plus, with plenty of things to do in the centre of town, you’ll be thoroughly entertained should you decide to leave you cocoon.

We highly recommend their Fells and Firesides deal. From just £178 per two night stay, you can cosy up by the fire, indulge in beautiful star-light views, and sweat out the stress in their sauna. This price includes a delicious Cumbrian breakfast and an afternoon of tea and cakes.

Appleby Manor | Valentines Break

The season of romance, the month of love, the time in which cupid's arrow sails across the sky. This valentines, cuddles up with your loved one at Appleby Manor. Nestled in the North Lakes, you can enjoy four-course dinner, a bottle of Dom Perignon, a bedroom dressed in roses, and 30-minutes of exclusive spa bath use with a glass of fizz.

Surrounded by the beautiful Lake District, you can embark on a romantic stroll under the stars or watch the water glisten from your window. For romance, nature, and relaxation Appleby is the place to be.

Daffodil Hotel & Spa | Winter Wanderlust

A luxurious lakeside hotel, the Daffodil is inspired by its beautiful surroundings and the village of Grasmere to create a stunning, peaceful, and tranquil destination. Serving delicious dishes that celebrate Cumbrian culture and seasonal delights, this four star hotel gives you plenty of reasons to stay indoors.

With they’re Winter Wanderlust offer you can indulge in their spa, mingle over an afternoon tea, and relax with all the modern comforts one could desire. Prices start from £127 for a room, or £175 for a suite for a one night stay for two. Whether you lounge in the spa or explore the wider area, enjoy beauty and comfort no matter the weather.

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