Luxury Lake District Breaks with Darwin Escapes
Are you searching for holidays to the Lake District? If so, look no further than Darwin Escapes…
Over 16 million people choose the Lake District as their holiday destination every year on account of its breathtaking natural wonders and wide array of visitor attractions where you are sure to find something to appeal to people of all ages and all dispositions.
With countless scenic walking routes, breathtaking scenery and family friendly attractions such as the whimsical Beatrix Potter Museum in Windermere, the whole family are sure to have a holiday to remember when you book a stay at one of our two luxurious holiday resorts in the lakes.
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Both of our holiday resorts have very different characters and features. This has been done purposefully as part of our attempt to create perfect Lake District breaks for the widest array of requirements possible. Take a look at what we have on offer to work out which resort and accommodation is right for you on your next Lake District holiday.
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Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat
Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat offers you the chance to take advantage of the many scenic walking routes and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty which the Lakes has to offer including the nearby Derwent Water which was recently used as the backdrop to a scene in Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. There are various walking routes to explore here, as well as a National Trust owned 18th century home on the edge of the lake itself which is sure to appeal to history buffs.
Our glorious resort is embedded in the heart of the region, with easy driving access to many of the areas most scenic locations and popular visitor attractions including the Keswick Railway Path and also Keswick museum; these are just two of the many great family friendly attractions which we would recommend frequenting during a stay with us. The wide ranging offering nearby makes us the perfect location from which to enjoy fun filled Lake District holidays.
After a busy day exploring the area, you will welcome the opportunity to put your feet up and enjoy the comfortable yet homely furnishings that our holiday lodges are equipped with. Our lodges also feature all the entertainment features you could wish for, with flat screen TVs, Wi-Fi access and much more. Some of our premier lodges also feature their own private hot tub facilities on the decking area outside of your accommodation, providing you with the opportunity to enjoy the tranquillity of the region and admire the stunning scenery. This is the perfect place for escaping from the stresses and strains of your everyday life.
Our Lake District Holiday lodges are also equipped with all you need for self catering, with modern kitchen facilities and amenities including top of the range fridge freezers, ovens and microwaves. If you can’t quite bare the prospect of cooking and washing up on your Lake District break, fear not, because we have an on-site restaurant serving an extensive range of dishes which are sure to appeal to the whole family. Also available is the Ammara Spa, which is the perfect haunt for those looking for a relaxing escape.
Keswick Reach Accommodation
Thanet Well Lodge Retreat
Thanet Well Lodge Retreat is a stunning resort located on the edge of Greystoke Forest in a quiet secluded area of Cumbria. Our grounds team work hard throughout the year to ensure that our resort blends into the natural surroundings, making it the perfect place to connect with nature and escape everyday stresses.
Our holiday park facilities are far more limited than at some of our other resorts including Keswick Reach. That is because the retreat is designed for complete peace and relaxation so you can escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life; perfect for anyone looking for relaxing Lake District holidays.
However, Thanet Well Lodge Retreat is perfectly situated to allow full exploration of both the Lake District and the many attractions which Cumbria in general has to offer. There are countless scenic walking routes around the area and you don’t have to travel far for activities. Greystoke Forest is a stunning area, so Thanet Well Lodge Retreat is the perfect place to stay if you are looking for walking holidays in the Lake District.
Some of the most popular walking locations nearby include Coniston Water which is the third largest lake in the Lake District being five miles long and half a mile wide. It was at this location that Sir Malcolm Campbell attempted numerous world water speed records in the middle of the last century with his famous Bluebird machines. Another popular walking destination with our holiday makers is Scafell Pike which is the highest mountain in England and is part of the Lake District National Park.
Children are also catered for whilst staying at Thanet Well Lodge Retreat with various family friendly attractions in the region including The Rheged Heritage Centre which has something for all ages with a cinema, various restaurants, an extensive shopping district, play areas and also hosts various exhibitions and festivals throughout the year. This is just one of the many family friendly places to visit in the Lakes, so the kids are unlikely to ever get bored.
Thanet Well Accommodation
Range of Lake District Accommodation Types
We have a range of different types of Lake District accommodation available at our resorts. At Thanet Well you can choose from two to three bedroom holiday lodges and log cabins, while Keswick Reach is populated exclusively with luxury holiday lodge accommodation. We aim to facilitate a range of different tastes, preferences and budgets at our resorts, which explains our wide variety of choice.
All of our Lake District log cabins and lodges are ready for self catering, with modern kitchen facilities that include all of the essentials and optional extras you could possibly need. You will also have a range of 21st century entertainment luxuries in your lodge with flat screen TVs, DVDs players and also Wi-Fi internet access (Charges Apply) for all guests. If you would like access to your own private outdoor hot tub with your Lake District accommodation, this can also be facilitated at both of our resorts thanks to our premier accommodation.
Those looking for pet friendly accommodation in the Lake District are also in luck, with us offering a number of pet friendly units at both Thanet Well and Keswick Reach. Just look out for the pet friendly symbol which is displayed next to relevant lodges and log cabins.
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Our two Lake District resorts are very different in character, and with some much variety in our accommodation types you are simply spoilt for choice when it comes to Lake District holidays if you decide you want the peace of mind which comes with staying at Darwin Escapes resort.
Our holiday breaks in the Lake District
Ruskin 1 Lodge – Keswick Reach - Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat, Lake District
Looking for short breaks in the Lake District with pet friendly accommodation? Then look no further than our quaint Ruskin 1 Lodge at Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat. Our stunning new resort is located in the centre of the gorgeous Lake Dist...
Ruskin 2 Holiday Lodge – Keswick Reach - Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat, Lake District
Take advantage of the glorious Lake District when you stay in the Ruskin 2 Holiday Lodge at the brand new Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat. This pet friendly unit is ideal for short breaks in the beautiful Lakes with your furry friend, with our ...
Wainwright Lodge – Keswick Reach - Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat, Lake District
Take full advantage of the Lake District countryside and the stunning facilities which are on offer at Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat when you stay in our stunning new Wainwright Lodge. The lodge has been designed for comfort without sacrif...
Wordsworth Lodge – Keswick Reach - Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat, Lake District
The romantic poet William Wordsworth was completely enamored with the Lake District area and once described Grasmere as being the “Loveliest spot that man hath ever found”. This stunning new holiday lodge has been named in honour of ...
Uvedale Lodge – Keswick Reach - Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat, Lake District
Plan your next escape to the Lake District by staying in the unrivalled Uvedale Lodge at Keswick Reach. Our Award Winning holiday resort is the perfect location in which to escape your daily stresses to a countryside retreat which is pri...
Turner 3 Holiday Lodge – Keswick Reach - Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat, Lake District
The Turner 3 Lodge in Keswick Reach is one of our most popular accommodation options for families and groups of friends who are looking for spacious accommodation in the Lake District... Comfortably sleeping up to six people, the Turner ...