Monday 19 August to Friday 23 August 2019
- 4 nights dinner bed & breakfast
- Welcome reception with wine
- Complimentary parking at the hotel
- Lovely scenic location with great views
The Cumbria Grand Hotel, built in 1880, is 15 minutes from the M6 and just six miles from Lake Windermere. Set in 20 acres of private gardens & woodlands, it is just a 5 minute walk into the centre of Grange- over- Sands, a seaside retreat on the southern tip of the Cartmell peninsula between the mountains & the sea. Enjoy a varied menu from local produce in the restaurant, & the hotel offers some nightly entertainment.
After breakfast your days will be free for you to enjoy the many optional attractions that abound within easy reach of your hotel. For example:
Holker Hall & Gardens is a short distance from Grange-over-Sands & is home to the Cavendish family.
Lakeland Motor Museum is home to a unique collection of 30,000 exhibits, including full size replicas of Donald Campbell’s “Bluebird” car that broke the world land speed record in 1935, and the famous “Bluebird” jet hydroplane in which he was killed on Coniston Water in 1967.
Lakeside & Haverthwaite Steam Railway from which you can enjoy views up to Lakeside at the southern tip of Lake Windermere and continue aboard a Windermere steamer to Bowness and Ambleside.
Cartmell, home of the original sticky toffee pudding & Cartmell horse racing.
Beatrix Potter Gallery in Hawkshead on the western side of Lake Windermere.
Sizergh Castle & Garden (National Trust), home to the Strickland family for more than 750 years Conishead Priory
Ullswater Cruise from Glenridding to Pooley Bridge, with Helvellyn dominating. Bowness, Ambleside, Grasmere and Keswick: all are not to be forgotten famous towns of the fabulous Lake District National Park.
Scenery: not forgetting some of the finest scenery and walking opportunities that you will ever experience.
£275pp based on 2 people sharing
£69 Single supplement
Child aged 0 - 4 free of charge, child aged 5 - 14, £131 when sharing with two adults.