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  • Showers of light

    Showers of light

    As the longer nights stretch out ahead of us, which meteor showers might you see in the dark skies above the Lake District this autumn?

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  • Autumn almanac

    Autumn almanac

    Lia Leendertz’s bestselling Almanac seasonal guides help us reconnect with the natural world. Read on for excerpts from the new 2021 edition.

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  • Star struck

    Star struck

    From connecting with the past to experiencing a child-like magic, what could be more memorable than a night swim under the stars?

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  • Red resurgence

    Red resurgence

    Even the most fleeting glimpse of a Red Squirrel is unforgettable. Heather Dewey from RSPB Haweswater tells all about this handsome creature.

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  • A mountain to climb

    A mountain to climb

    Lake District local and adventure photographer Ryan Lomas shares his thoughts on capturing mountains and some favourite spots of Ullswater.

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  • Swansong

    Swansong

    Shapeshifters, dancers, agents from another dimension or royal dinner? We pause to consider the noble swans that frequent our Ullswater shores.

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  • Introducing land&water

    Introducing land&water

    Born on the shoreline, land&water bath and body collection evokes that warm glow after time outside in the elements. Find out why we use them at the hotel.

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  • Things to do this summer

    Things to do this summer

    From spotting osprey to leaping in the lake – here are our tips for summer adventures within easy striking distance of the hotel.

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  • 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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  • 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, makes bouquets from our gardens.

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  • Arranging the Seasons

    Arranging the Seasons

    Another Place. The Lake florist ,Laura Tuer, has been creating stunning flower displays for almost 20 years, inspired by the trees and plants of the North Lakes.

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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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