Package Breaks in Windermere

Book a Package Break in the Lake District in March

Book a Package Break in the Lake District in March

Why book a Package Break in the Lake District in March? March is a wonderful time of year to book a package break in the Lake District. Much like February, it can be a fairly quiet time of year. However, … Read More

Valentines Day in Windermere

Valentine’s Day in Windermere

Valentine’s Day in Windermere While it is, of course, Valentine’s Day in Windermere that attracts couples for a romantic spa break, the Lakes is something special all year round. That said, the facilities at Aphrodite’s Lodge Boutique Hotel will provide … Read More

Romantic Package Break in the Lake District

Romantic Package Break in the Lake District

If you’re treating a loved one to a romantic package break in the Lake District, then spend a few days at Aphrodite’s Lodge. Where you will be free to relax, unwind and indulge in a touch of luxury. With an … Read More

Winter Spa Treatments in Windermere

Winter Spa Treatments in Windermere

Winter Spa Treatments in Windermere As you book a package break in the Lake District, treat yourself to some winter spa treatments in Windermere. Aphrodites Winter Warmer Spa Package If you really want to spoil yourself with winter spa treatments … Read More

Spa Package Breaks in Windermere

Spa Package Breaks in Windermere

Spa Package Breaks in Windermere With a visit to the Lake District, spa package breaks in Windermere deliver a taste of luxury. Especially when staying in your own private spa suite, complete with its own hot tub and many other … Read More

Walking in the Western Lake District

Walking in the Western Lake District

Walking in the Western Lake District While staying near Lake Windermere, how about walking in the Western Lake District? The coast of the Lake District can be easily reached from across the country. So you can always make it your … Read More

Lake District Breweries near Windermere

Lake District Breweries near Windermere

When it comes to Lake District breweries near Windermere there is an abundance to choose from. In fact, the Lake District has one of the largest concentration of breweries in Britain. Lake District Breweries near Windermere The Watermill & Windermere … Read More

Where to Stay Near Kendal Calling 2018

Where to Stay Near Kendal Calling 2018

About Kendal Calling 2018, Lake District Kendal Calling 2018 is a music festival in the Lake District, now in its 12th successful year. Having first opened its gates in 2006 was once a small 2-day event with a 900 capacity … Read More

Where to watch the England games in Windermere

Where to watch the England games in Windermere?

Where to watch the England games in Windermere? Regardless of if you’re a keen football fan or just getting wrapped up in the moment, the World Cup is a special occasion. After all, it only comes around every 4 years. … Read More

5 Ideas for Father’s Day in Windermere

5 Ideas for Father’s Day in Windermere

5 Ideas for Father’s Day in Windermere Just because your Dad is off staying in a Boutique Spa Hotel in the Lake District, it doesn’t mean you can’t meet up. Here are 5 ideas for Father’s day in Windermere, alternatively … Read More

Traditional Cumbrian Food, food and drink in Cumbria

Traditional Cumbrian Food You Need to Try!

Traditional Cumbrian Food You Need to Try! When you go on a package break it’s always nice to try some local cuisine. An afternoon cream tea, made up of scones, strawberry jam and cream is frightfully English. If you’re after … Read More

Visiting the Lake District and Beyond, April events in the Lake District

Visiting the Lake District and Beyond

Visiting the Lake District and beyond When you are visiting the Lake District and beyond, book into the Aphrodite’s Hotel for somewhere to relax upon your return. With Lake Windermere as your backdrop, you can soak in your own hot … Read More

Which is better, North or South of the Lake District

Which is better, North or South of the Lake District

Which is better, North or South of the Lake District? As one of the most visited areas of the UK deciding which is better, North or South of the Lake District, it really does depend on personal tastes. After all, … Read More

Valentine’s Day in the Lake District

Valentine’s Day in the Lake District

Here are a few ideas of how to spend Valentine’s Day in the Lake District. After all, from package breaks in Windermere to picnic by the Lakes, your loved one deserves something special this Valentine’s Day. Romantic Dinner in the … Read More

World Heritage Lake District

World Heritage Lake District

Enjoy the benefits of a spa hotel with hot tub as you stay in the World Heritage Lake District. World Heritage Lake District Famous for its stunning scenery, the Lake District was recently awarded UNESCO World Heritage Site status. Joining … Read More

Bowness on Windermere – the jewel in the crown of the Lake District

Bowness on Windermere in the Lake District

A stunning area of the Lake District National Park is Bowness on Windermere. Often seen as the jewel in the crown of the Lake District. About Bowness on Windermere in the Lake District This thriving town is situated beside Lake … Read More

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Competition – 3 Nights FREE in Aphrodite’s Log Cabin!

Congratulations to Audrey Sharples who has won our December competition. 3 nights in the Aphrodite’s Log cabin! Aphrodite’s Log Cabin Banish the post-festive blues and win a FREE 3 night midweek stay for 2 people in January in our luxury … Read More

Seaside Towns in the Lake District

Seaside Towns in the Lake District Cumbria may not conjure up images of seaside fun, but it is actually home to some of the most scenic spots along the English coast. As well as some stunning seaside towns in the … Read More

About the Lake District

All you need to know about the Lake District

About the Lake District Wherever you go in the Lake District you will find plenty of things to see and do and the region boasts some of the most spectacular scenery in Europe. Windermere spa hotels are among the most … Read More

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The best places to visit in Windermere

Windermere is blessed with countless attractive, interesting and desirable places to visit. Some of the best places to visit are within walking distance from Aphrodites Spa Lodge. The best places to visit in Windermere, are like a breath of fresh … Read More

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Book a New Year Break in the Lake District

New Year is a special time to visit the Lake District. As one of the most popular holiday destinations in the UK, the Lakes attract an average of 16 million visitors each year. If you want to get away from … Read More

spring break in Windermere

A Spring Break in Windermere

A Spring Break in Windermere Whether you are planning a walking holiday, a spring break in Windermere or simply a few days away from the hustle and bustle of life. In Windermere, you will be spoilt for choice when it … Read More

Bowness-on-Windermere – the Early Days

Bowness-on-Windermere – the Early Days Read on to learn all about Bowness-on-Windermere, the early days. To avoid the steep hill to the actual lakeside at Bowness, the railway terminated in Windermere, and was a major factor in early tourism to … Read More

Luxury Spa hotels in Windermere

Luxury Spa hotels in Windermere

Luxury spa hotels in Windermere provide perfect accommodation for people who want to ‘get away from it all’ and enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the Lakes. Perfect for a honeymoon, a wedding or to celebrate a special occasion in … Read More

Alfred Wainwright and the Lake District

Alfred Wainwright and the Lake District

Alfred Wainwright was born in 1907 in Lancashire where he was later educated. The most eventful part of his life began in 1930 when he first toured the Lake District. He completely fell in love with the area and made … Read More

The most beautiful 5 Lakes in the Lake District, England

The Life and Works of William Wordsworth in the Lake District

Born in 1770, William Wordsworth was one of the major English Romantic poets of his time, and he was inspired to write many of his most famous works while living in the Lake District. One of five children, William Wordsworth … Read More

A tour around the Lake District – Shap

A tour around the Lake District – Shap If you decide to base yourself in a Windermere spa hotel, why not take your time to explore the lakes and villages in Cumbria during your stay? Such as Lake District – … Read More

Spa hotels in Windermere

Spa Hotels in Windermere

Spa hotels in Windermere provide perfect accommodation for romantic weekends and special occasions. Including birthdays and anniversaries in the Lake District. Hot tubs rooms and suites are the perfect places to stay for visitors who want to spend a romantic … Read More

12 Top Lakes in the Lake District, he life and times of the Lake District, best places to visit in Windermere

12 Top Lakes in the Lake District

The Lake District is blessed with a number of amazing lakes, keeping millions of visitors flocking back each year. Each of these top lakes in the Lake District is different, offering a unique experience to visitors: Bassenthwaite Lying between Cockermouth … Read More

Lake District towns and villages by the sea

Lake District towns and villages by the sea Famous for its lakes, landscapes, mountains and coastal towns, the Lake District is one of the most popular destinations in the UK. Some of the most popular Lake District towns and villages … Read More

Bowness-on-Windermere

Bowness-on-Windermere – a Beautiful Part of the Lake District

Bowness-on-Windermere lies beside Lake Windermere, the largest lake in England at 10.5 miles long and offers visitors a wide range of things to see and do. Boasting some of the best spa suites and spa hotels in the Lake District, … Read More

John Ruskin and the English Lake District

John Ruskin and the English Lake District

John Ruskin was born in London in 1819 and was the son of a wealthy sherry importer. Ruskin was encouraged to take up painting and poetry from a young age. Ruskin was educated at home and at Oxford, where he … Read More

Interesting facts about Cumbria and the Lake District

Interesting facts about Cumbria

Interesting facts about Cumbria As the largest National Park in England, the Lake District attracts over 16 million visitors each year. Some of the most interesting facts about Cumbria include: Scafell Pike is the highest mountain in England, at 3,210 … Read More

Romantic Hotels in Windermere

Romantic Hotels in Windermere If you are looking for a special weekend in the Lakes, or a midweek break away from the hustle and bustle of working life, why not book romantic hotels in Windermere? Windermere is one of the … Read More

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Making the most of your stay in Windermere

Making the most of your stay in Windermere Make the most of your stay in Windermere, Lake District. Whether you plan a summer, spring or autumn trip, you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to attractions in this … Read More

Lake District Holidays

Lake District Holidays

Why not consider Lake District Holidays? The ideal location f you are looking for somewhere spectacular to stay in England. To get the most out of your time off, why not book a spa hotel in Windermere with hot tub … Read More

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Romantic hotels in the Lake District

If you’re wondering why romantic hotels in the Lake District are unlike any other, book a spa break in Windermere. The Aphrodite´s Lodge is perfect for couples wanting to spend a romantic weekend in luxurious Windermere surroundings while enjoying a private … Read More

Windermere & Lake District Wildlife

Windermere & Lake District Wildlife Windermere is a nationally important place for wildlife and is home to some of the rarest aquatic plants, fish and birds to be found in the UK. Lake District Wildlife and Windermere go hand in hand, … Read More

Buttermere

Buttermere

The three lakes of Buttermere, Crummock Water and nearby Loweswater combine with open countryside and mountains to make this area perfect for walkers, hikers and climbers. If you are planning to visit the Lakes, why not book into a Windermere … Read More

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Beautiful scenery in the Lake District

The beautiful scenery in the Lake District provides some of the most stunning landscapes in the UK. The Lake District National Park has a wider variety of landscapes than any other area of its size in Britain. The area is home … Read More

A day out at Holker Hall

A day out at Holker Hall

Home to Lord and Lady Cavendish, Holker Hall is one of the most popular attractions in the Lake District. Situated close to the coastal town of Grange-over-Sands and Morecambe Bay, Holker Hall is surrounded by beautiful countryside and boasts magnificent … Read More

The stunning landscapes of the Lake District

The Lake District Uncovered

The Lake District is one of the most popular regions in England, and Cumbria offers visitors a wealth of beautiful landscapes and things to do and see around the lakes. The Lake District has more variety of scenery than any … Read More

John Ruskin in the Lake District

The Life and Times of John Ruskin in the Lake District

The Life and Times of John Ruskin in the Lake District John Ruskin was born in London in 1819 and spent most of his life in the Lake District at Brantwood, Cumbria. The son of a wealthy sherry importer, Ruskin … Read More

Lake District Scenery and Places to Visit

Lake District Scenery and Places to Visit

Winter is fast approaching in Windermere and is one of the best times to experience the Lake District scenery. Especially if you want an idyllic break in a peaceful location. Lake District Scenery Extremely picturesque, the Lake District Aphrodites Spa … Read More

Great places to visit in the Lake District

Great places to visit in the Lake District

With a number of great places to visit in the Lake District, over 16 million arrive at the Lakes each a year. Many of those coming to explore its scenic towns and villages. Windermere is a great place to base … Read More

Aphrodite’s – the Goddess of Love and Windermere’s top hotel!

Aphrodite’s – the Goddess of Love and Windermere’s top hotel! The Aphrodite’s Hotel was named after the goddess of love in Greek Mythology. Apart from her natural beauty, Aphrodites also had a magical girdle that compelled everyone to desire her. … Read More

World Heritage Site

The Lake District – a New World Heritage Site

The Lake District – a New World Heritage Site The Lake District recently became a World Heritage Site, making it the only National Park in the UK to be awarded such an honour. The region is now likely to attract … Read More

Avoid the crowds in the Lake District, Lake District in autumn

Visit the Lake District in Autumn

Visit the Lake District in Autumn for some wonderful colours, as the scenery changes with the season. Looking forward to the schools going back? The summer crowds dispersing and an autumnal chill in the air? The Lake District in Autumn … Read More

15 Things you probably didn’t know about the Lake District

15 Things you probably didn’t know about the Lake District

15 Things you probably didn’t know about the Lake District Famous for its lakes, its mountains and its tarns, the Lake District is the most visited National Park in England. Here are Some of the things you probably didn’t know … Read More

Special Occasions in Windermere

Special Occasions in Windermere If you are planning any special occasions in Windermere, Aphrodite’s Lodge in the Lake District is a perfect destination. Whether you are celebrating a special birthday, anniversary or honeymoon, Windermere offers a wealth of great things … Read More

The Top 10 Best Attractions in the Lake District, the World of Beatrix Potter

Famous former Lake District residents

Famous former Lake District residents The former Lake District residents make up some of the most inspirational artists, poets and authors in the world. Famous names to have lived in the region include: Beatrix Potter Beatrix Potter was born in London … Read More

Romantic hotel in the Lake District

Romantic hotel in the Lake District

If you’re looking for a romantic hotel in the Lake District, then you’ve come to the right place! The Aphrodite´s Lodge is perfect for couples wanting to spend a romantic weekend in luxurious Windermere surroundings while enjoying a private suite with … Read More

Traditional Cumbrian Food, food and drink in Cumbria

Food and Drink in Cumbria

Food and Drink in Cumbria Foodies are in for a treat when they visit England’s most beautiful national park. Food and drink in Cumbria show the region isn’t just famous for its stunning countryside, lakes and mountains. Typical Cumbrian fare includes delicious … Read More

Great places to visit in the Lake District

A travel guide to the Lake District

The Lake District National Park is the largest park of its type in the UK and it lies within the county of Cumbria. As well as a travel guide to the Lake District, we also look at some of the … Read More

Honeymoon hotels Lake District

Honeymoon hotels in the Lake District, Cumbria

Honeymoon hotels in the Lake District, Cumbria The Lake District has become synonymous with romance and honeymoon hotels. Largely ever since the famous poet William Wordsworth first wrote about the Lake District in the early 1800´s. The Aphrodite´s Lodge is … Read More

Explore the Lake District by public transport

Explore the Lake District by public transport

If you explore the Lake District by public transport, you can always leave the car parked at your spa hotel. The Lake District is home to some of the best attractions in England. The North West Lakes are within easy … Read More

Interesting facts about the Lake District National Park

Interesting facts about the Lake District National Park

Interesting facts about the Lake District National Park The Lake District National Park is situated in north-west England and is famous for its lakes, mountains and forests which attract visitors from all over the world. Famous former residents of the … Read More

Reasons to visit Windermere

Reasons to visit Windermere If you are planning a visit to the Lake District, make sure you enjoy all the attractions. There are plenty of reasons to visit Windermere besides the beautiful lakes themselves. Known for its natural beauty, its … Read More

Lake District from Windermere

Exploring the Lake District from Windermere

Exploring the Lake District from Windermere If you want to explore the Lake District from Windermere, you will find all of the main attractions are within easy reach. If you are planning a stay in the Lakes, why not book … Read More

Lake District Mountain climbs and walks

Lake District Mountain Climbs and Walks

Lake District mountain climbs and walks are suitable for all abilities. Whether you are a short distance walker, hiker or experienced climber, you will find plenty of hills and mountains to conquer. Not only famous for its beautiful lakes, Cumbria … Read More

Lake District Information

Lake District Information

Lake District Information The Lake District National Park, in Cumbria is the largest National Park in England. It is easy to find Lake District information, as it’s a perfect destination for lovers of the countryside. Some of the most popular … Read More

Beautiful Lake District walks

A weekend break in the Lake District

A weekend break in the Lake District A weekend break in the Lake District National Park is one of the most beautiful locations in England, and covers 875 square miles of Cumbria. Whether you plan to visit the Lake District … Read More

Windermere Lake Cruises

Windermere Lake Cruises

The launch of the Windermere Lake Cruises was marked during the Victorian era. More than 1.35 million visitors travel on Windermere steamers and launches every year. The steamers are well-equipped with various facilities such as bars and open-topped seating. A … Read More

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7 Scenic Places to Visit in the Lake District

The Lake District is one of the most scenic places in England. Featuring picturesque fells, steep waterfalls and dramatic mountains. Seven of the most scenic places to visit in the Lakes include: 1.Aira Force, Ullswater 1.Aira Force is surrounded by … Read More

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Honeymoon hotels in Windermere

Honeymoon hotels in Windermere offer spa facilities, hot tub suites, mood lighting and luxurious bathrooms. Since famous poet William Wordsworth first waxed lyrical about the Lake District in the early 1800´s Windermere has become synonymous with romance. The Aphrodite´s Lodge … Read More

Travel Information for Aphrodite’s Lodge

Travel Information for Aphrodite’s Lodge However you arrive in the Lake District your journey will be filled with amazing scenery. With beautiful hills, mountains and of course a world filled with lakes and waterways, you will feel on holiday before … Read More

Former famous residents of the Lake District, England

Famous residents of the Lake District

Many famous residents of the Lake District left their mark on the region from the 1700’s, from poets to authors and walkers to social reformers. If you are planning to walk in the footsteps of the Lake District’s former famous … Read More

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Sunny Days in Windermere

We have enjoyed a great few sunny days in Windermere this year, with highs of 25C last weekend. Long may it continue! Spring is a great time to visit the Lakes before the summer crowds arrive, when the days are … Read More

Romantic Hotels in Windermere Lake District

Romantic Hotels in Windermere Lake District

If you are planning your honeymoon in Windermere, you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to romantic hotels in Windermere and Bowness. Why not choose a luxury boutique hotel with Love Suites with hot tubs, four poster beds, … Read More

Booking a room at Aphrodite’s Lodge in the Lake District

Booking a Room at Aphrodite’s Lodge in the Lake District

Booking a Room at Aphrodite’s Lodge in the Lake District Set within close proximity to Lake Windermere, booking a room at Aphrodite’s Lodge in the Lake District provides a perfect break in the heart of rural England. This popular spa … Read More

Top tips for exploring the Lake District National Park

Top tips for exploring the Lake District National Park

The lush green countryside, craggy mountains, tranquil lakes, quaint villages and pleasant weather make the Lake District the most picturesque part of England. The Lake District National Park is no exception. The landscape is mesmerizing. The captivating words of Arthur … Read More

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Why Visit the Lake District National Park?

So why visit the Lake District National Park? Located in north-west England, it’s famous for its stunning scenery made up of lakes, mountains and forests. Famous former residents of the Lake District were poet William Wordsworth (1770-1850) and children´s author, … Read More

Ten things you probably didn’t know about Windermere

Ten things you probably didn’t know about Windermere

Ten things you probably didn’t know about Windermere Windermere in England’s scenic Lake District is famous for its stunning countryside, its award-winning attractions and its beautiful lakes. Over 16 million people flock to the Lake District each year to walk, … Read More

The romantic poets in the Lake District

The Lake District, England – All you need to know

The Lake District, England The Lake District, England is famous for its stunning scenery, luxurious spa hotels with hot tub suites in Windermere and of course, its magnificent lakes. Famous former residents of the Lake District were poet William Wordsworth … Read More

Easter break in Windermere

An Easter Break in Windermere

An Easter Break in Windermere Now that spring has sprung and Easter is just around the corner, why not celebrate in style with a spa hotel during your Easter break in Windermere? Check out our stunning hot tub suites with … Read More

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Fantastic Trip Advisor reviews for Aphrodite’s Lodge

Wow! Thanks to all of our guests for the Trip Advisor reviews for Aphrodite’s Lodge over the past month. Some of your Trip Advisor reviews for Aphrodite’s Lodge: “Went here for an overnight stay as a treat to getaway. Check in … Read More

A Honeymoon in Windermere

A Honeymoon in Windermere

If you are planning a honeymoon in Windermere you can choose from a wide range of spa hotels, boutique hotels and luxury hotels close to the lake. Why not choose a luxury Windermere spa hotel with hot tubs, four-poster beds, … Read More