December in the Lake District

Winter breaks in the Lake District this December are the perfect way to round off another year. As you celebrate in a spa suite with hot tub in Windermere, here are a few suggestions on things to see and do.

What to do this December in the Lake District

  • Explore Christmas Markets
  • Board the Santa Express!
  • Enjoy a Winter’s Walk
  • Visit the local attractions
  • Book a New Year’s Eve Break

December in the Lake District

As highlighted above, we take a look at 5 things to do this December in the Lake District. Where it’s no surprise to hear, the festive period certainly comes out on top!

Christmas Markets in the Lake District

Regular local markets are popular throughout Cumbria, however, Christmas Markets, in particular, are something else. With the choices ranging from Winter Beer Festival in Hawkshead to the Keswick Victorian Fayre, not to mention of course the ever popular Windermere Christmas Celebrations. At which you can expect to find outdoor ice rinks, market stalls, food and drink, live entertainment and of Santa’s Grotto for the children.

Santa Express at Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway

In keeping with Christmas traditions, December comes with the annual arrival of the Santa Express at the Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway. As well as a chance to join in the Christmas fun, the special train ride is a wonderful chance to see the Lake District in all its glory.

Enjoy a Winter’s Walk in the Lake District

While the views from the train are indeed spectacular, nothing quite beats discovering the Lakes first hand. That’s why a winter walk through the fells and along the water are a fantastic way to spend a winters break. The days may be shorter and the weather unpredictable, but the Lake District really is quite unlike anywhere else in the UK.

Visit the local attractions in Windermere

There’s plenty to do within a short distance from your spa suite in Windermere, that doesn’t take too much planning. As such, the local attractions being well-suited to the winter weather, giving options should it start to rain. Many attractions in December are open all year round, such as the World of Beatrix Potter and the Lakes Aquarium.

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Windermere

What better way to see in 2020 than a spa package break in the Lake District. Our spa hotel in Windermere comes with a number of spa suites, complete with hot tubs and a host of other luxurious facilities. There are a number of winter packages available, with many of our deals continuing into the New Year.

Winter Breaks in the Lake District

Book a spa suite in Windermere with Aphrodite’s Lodge this December and take advantage of our spa packages and deals currently available. With package breaks for all occasions, you really can celebrate Christmas and the New Year in style.

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