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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.

  • Keswick Mountain Festival 2019

    Keswick Mountain Festival 2019

    Get the lowdown on one of our favourite events in the Lake District calendar, Keswick Mountain Festival – the ultimate outdoor weekend.

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  • How cold is cold?

    How cold is cold?

    Colin Hill has been 450m cold-water world title holder and Technical Operations Manager for Marathon Swimming at the Olympics. Find out why Colin like to swim in Ullswater.

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  • The People Behind Another Place

    The People Behind Another Place

    Bethany Thomas is a regular face on our front desk at Another Place, The Lake. We interviewed her to find out why she’s our go-to-girl for advice on getting out there on the fells.

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  • A is for ALPACA

    A is for ALPACA

    Once in the Lakes you’d find yourself quickly spotting sheep, cows and maybe, if you are lucky, an osprey. What you might not expect, is a herd of alpacas.

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  • The World’s Original Marmalade Festival

    The World’s Original Marmalade Festival

    Saturday 17 – Sunday 18 March 2019

    Get to Penrith & Dalemain Mansion to celebrate the glory that is marmalade in all its brilliance.

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  • Helvellyn in winter

    Helvellyn in winter

    Julia Bradbury, and the team from Britain’s Favourite Walks named Helvellyn as the best walk in the country in 2018. Fell Top Assessor, Zac Poulton, talks to us about getting up Helvellyn in winter.

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  • Guest blog: Alex Lester

    Guest blog: Alex Lester

    As a newcomer to wild swimming, Alex details how he prepared himself for the seven mile charity swim and why he’s now recommending a dip in Ullswater to anyone that’ll listen.

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  • Guest blog: Adventurer Anna Blackwell

    Guest blog: Adventurer Anna Blackwell

    After five months of kayaking, adventuruer Anna Blackwell finds out that she’s not ready to put down the paddle at Another Place.

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  • Guest blog: Fiona Quinn

    Guest blog: Fiona Quinn

    Length of Britain triathlete Fiona Quinn stops off at Another Place to take a breath and explore the Ullswater Way.

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  • Guest blog: Wild swimmer John Mather

    Guest blog: Wild swimmer John Mather

    To celebrate his 60th birthday, John Mather attempted to swim the length of all 17 lakes contained within the Lake District

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  • Interior style – Family suites

    Interior style – Family suites

    The contemporary wing of the hotel was brand new to the hotel upon opening in 2017. Household design have helped us to create the stylish family suites that you see today.

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  • ‘Outstanding New Hotel’ award

    ‘Outstanding New Hotel’ award

    “The panel look for a game-changer with unique style”. Another Place, The Lake was shortlisted in the annual Independent Hotel Show Awards. The final say, on 16 October 2018, was a vote.

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