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Curated by the Another Place collective, here you’ll find a digital companion of inspirational stories, happenings and everything exciting at each of our hotels. We’re a group of foodies, musicians, skiers, surfers, bookworms, outdoor enthusiasts, creators and friends. We’re the people you chat to on Facebook; the ones taking photos and putting together recipes and playlists for when you need inspiration from a new place.

  • Water, mountains & fire

    Water, mountains & fire

    Swimming, walking, campfire cooking… We’ve gathered some of our favourite ways to rekindle a connection with The Lakes, wherever you are.

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  • Introducing Another Place, The Garden

    Introducing Another Place, The Garden

    We’re excited to announce the development of Another Place, The Garden, an hour away from London, a world away from the everyday.

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  • What to pack for the Lake District

    What to pack for the Lake District

    Mother Nature often treats the Lake District to all four seasons in one day. We’ve got you covered with our ‘what to pack’ list.

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  • Creative flowers at home

    Creative flowers at home

    While the hotel is closed and the gardens at Another Place, The Lake empty, they are far from silent. Our florist, Laura Tuer, visited the gardens to collect some flowers to make some easy arrangements that you can try at home.

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  • Arranging the Seasons

    Arranging the Seasons

    Laura Tuer has been creating stunning flower displays for almost 20 years, inspired by the trees and plants of the North Lakes. Her seasonally inspired flower displays can be found around Another Place, The Lake – brought to life at her ‘creative flower shop with fika’, Greenwheat, in nearby Penrith.

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  • Dawn Chorus – Meet the Band

    Dawn Chorus – Meet the Band

    Rural quiet or city streets, wherever each of us resides at this uncertain time, there is one thing we can all share by simply stepping outside, or opening our windows; the dawn chorus.

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  • Our gardener’s 300 year-old legacy

    Our gardener’s 300 year-old legacy

    John’s connection to the Lake District goes deeper than even he might realise. To understand it, we have to go back around 300 years…

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  • ENDLESS POSSIBILITIES

    ENDLESS POSSIBILITIES

    Just before lockdown, our swim coach Colin Hill realised a long-held dream. He’s just seen an endless pool installed here – joining up every aspect of the open water swimming experience at Another Place, The Lake.

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  • BY THE LIGHT OF A STRAWBERRY MOON

    BY THE LIGHT OF A STRAWBERRY MOON

    Disturb the water’s still and silver surface and dive into a glassy mirror, reflecting the mountains, moon and stars. Full moon swims are urging us all to give in to a little lunacy…

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  • Leap back in. An Ullswater adventure

    Leap back in. An Ullswater adventure

    Re-wild yourself on an open water adventure to Kailpot Crag, where a gleeful swim and a courageous leap can leave you feeling like a kid again, says Abi Whyte.

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  • The language of wild beauty

    The language of wild beauty

    Before the Picturesque movement, people sought symmetry, architecture and a formal garden. They didn’t know what to make of the Lake District’s size, or rugged nature.

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  • The Lyrid Meteor Shower

    The Lyrid Meteor Shower

    The Lyrids are an annual meteor shower, falling somewhere between the 16 to 25 April. This year the best time to watch out for them is in the early hours before dawn on 22 April.

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