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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 region.

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 is right for you on your next Lake District holiday.


Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat

Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat

Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat – Lake District

Our brand new Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat offers you the chance to take advantage of the many scenic walking routes and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty that this glorious region 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.

Our glorious resort is embedded in the heart of the region, with easy driving access to these many scenic locations and 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 in the area around the resort making it the perfect location to enjoy fun filled Lake District holidays.

After a busy day exploring the region, you will welcome the opportunity to put your feet up and enjoy the comfortable yet stylish furnishings that our holiday lodges are equipped with. Our lodges also feature all the entertainment features you could wish for, with flat screen TVs, Blu-ray players, Wi-Fi access (Charges Apply) and much more. Some of our lodges also feature their own private hot tub facilities on the decking area outside of your lodge, providing you with the opportunity to enjoy the tranquility of the region and admire the stunning scenery. This is the perfect place for escaping from the stresses and strains of everyday life.

Our Lake District Holiday lodges are also equipped with all you need for self catering, with full kitchen facilities and amenities including 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 on-site is the Ammara Spa, which is perfect for those looking for a tranquil escape.


Keswick Reach Accommodation


Thanet Well Lodge Retreat

Thanet Well Lodge Retreat

Thanet Well Lodge Retreat – Lake District

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 park facilities include an adventure playground and reception area, but 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 at Thanet Well Lodge Retreat with a playground on park. There are also 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 area, so the kids are unlikely to ever get bored.


Thanet Well Accommodation


Range of Lake District Accommodation Types

Lake District Accommodation

Range of Accommodation Types in the Lake District

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 at this resort, 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 access (Charges Apply). 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.

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 the comes with staying at Darwin Escapes resort.

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Berrier 2 – Thanet Well

This gorgeous 4 berth lodge has one double bedroom with an ensuite bathroom and a twin with an ensuite shower ...

  • Family
  • Pet Friendly
  • Self-Catering
Prices from £300
Sleeps 4
Prices from £300
Sleeps 4
  • Pet Friendly

This gorgeous 4 berth lodge has one double bedroom with an ensuite bathroom and a twin with an ensuite shower room. The ...

This gorgeous 4 berth lodge has one double bedroom with an ensuite bathroom and a twin with an ensuite shower room. The stylish living area is the perfect family space and the gorgeous kitchen has eve...

Berrier 3 – Thanet Well

This exquisite 3 bedroom lodge sleeps up to 6 in complete comfort. All bedrooms boast luxury mattresses and th...

  • Family
  • Pet Friendly
  • Self-Catering
Prices from £329
Sleeps 6
Prices from £329
Sleeps 6
  • Pet Friendly

This exquisite 3 bedroom lodge sleeps up to 6 in complete comfort. All bedrooms boast luxury mattresses and the master b...

This exquisite 3 bedroom lodge sleeps up to 6 in complete comfort. All bedrooms boast luxury mattresses and the master benefits from an ensuite bathroom; there's also a family bathroom with shower. Th...

Blencathra – Thanet Well

This is a beautiful lodge set in a picturesque location with panoramic views over the Blencathra Mountain. Thi...

  • Family
Prices from £310
Sleeps 4
Prices from £310
Sleeps 4

This is a beautiful lodge set in a picturesque location with panoramic views over the Blencathra Mountain. This luxury l...

This is a beautiful lodge set in a picturesque location with panoramic views over the Blencathra Mountain. This luxury lodge has one double bedroom, which boasts an ensuite shower room, and a second b...

Blencathra Elegance Premier 2 – Thanet Well

This a sumptuously furnished and tastefully decorated lodge with uninterrupted panoramic views of the Blencath...

  • Family
  • Hot Tub
  • Pet Friendly
  • Romantic
Prices from £400
Sleeps 4
Prices from £400
Sleeps 4
  • Hot Tub
  • Pet Friendly

This a sumptuously furnished and tastefully decorated lodge with uninterrupted panoramic views of the Blencathra Mountai...

This a sumptuously furnished and tastefully decorated lodge with uninterrupted panoramic views of the Blencathra Mountain. The master double bedroom features an ensuite shower room as well as bathrobe...

Blencathra Elegance Premier 3 – Thanet Well

This is a deluxe lodge with uninterrupted panoramic views of the Blencathra Mountain. This superb lodge has be...

  • Family
  • Hot Tub
  • Romantic
Prices from £400
Sleeps 6
Prices from £400
Sleeps 6
  • Hot Tub

This is a deluxe lodge with uninterrupted panoramic views of the Blencathra Mountain. This superb lodge has been recentl...

This is a deluxe lodge with uninterrupted panoramic views of the Blencathra Mountain. This superb lodge has been recently refurbished and is set to be one of most popular! The master double bedroom be...

Blencathra Premier 2 – Thanet Well

Set in a picturesque location with views over the Blencathra Mountain, this luxury lodge is one of most popula...

  • Family
  • Hot Tub
  • Pet Friendly
Prices from £370
Sleeps 4
Prices from £370
Sleeps 4
  • Hot Tub
  • Pet Friendly

Set in a picturesque location with views over the Blencathra Mountain, this luxury lodge is one of most popular. The lar...

Set in a picturesque location with views over the Blencathra Mountain, this luxury lodge is one of most popular. The large master double bedroom benefits from a shower room and the second bedroom is e...

Blencathra WF – Thanet Well

The stunning Blencathra WF lodge is located in a picturesque area with panoramic views over the Blencathra Mou...

  • Family
Prices from £320
Sleeps 4
Prices from £320
Sleeps 4

The stunning Blencathra WF lodge is located in a picturesque area with panoramic views over the Blencathra Mountain. Ins...

The stunning Blencathra WF lodge is located in a picturesque area with panoramic views over the Blencathra Mountain. Inside the lodge you will find a double bedroom with ensuite shower facilities and ...

Carrock Premier 2 – Thanet Well

The Carrock Premier 2 holiday lodge at Thanet Well is a luxurious and contemporary lodge set in a picturesque ...

  • Family
  • Hot Tub
  • Pet Friendly
Prices from £330
Sleeps 4
Prices from £330
Sleeps 4
  • Hot Tub
  • Pet Friendly

The Carrock Premier 2 holiday lodge at Thanet Well is a luxurious and contemporary lodge set in a picturesque location i...

The Carrock Premier 2 holiday lodge at Thanet Well is a luxurious and contemporary lodge set in a picturesque location in the Lake District. It features one double bedrooms with ensuite shower and one...

Carrock Premier 3 – Thanet Well

Luxurious and contemporary, the Carrock Premier 3 lodge is popular amongst returning guests and is set in a pi...

  • Family
  • Hot Tub
  • Pet Friendly
Prices from £380
Sleeps 6
Prices from £380
Sleeps 6
  • Hot Tub
  • Pet Friendly

Luxurious and contemporary, the Carrock Premier 3 lodge is popular amongst returning guests and is set in a picturesque ...

Luxurious and contemporary, the Carrock Premier 3 lodge is popular amongst returning guests and is set in a picturesque location. This lodge has two lovely double bedrooms, one with ensuite shower, an...

Coleridge Lodge – Keswick Reach

If you are looking for pet friendly lodge accommodation in Keswick Reach with enough room for six people, then...

  • Family
  • Pet Friendly
  • Romantic
  • Self-Catering
  • Spa
Prices from £505
Sleeps 6
Prices from £505
Sleeps 6
  • Pet Friendly

If you are looking for pet friendly lodge accommodation in Keswick Reach with enough room for six people, then look no f...

If you are looking for pet friendly lodge accommodation in Keswick Reach with enough room for six people, then look no further than the Coleridge lodge. This modern holiday lodge is incredibly spaciou...

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  • Absolutely stunning park & surroundings. 10/10 for our Lodge. We have enjoyed a family break and couldn't complain about anything, 100% comfort. Everything you need provided. We will be definitely recommending Thanet Well and we will also be returning back ourselves.. Thank you....

    Mel Miller
  • First came here September 2016 and stayed in elonby 1 what a stunning lodge for two was immaculate and well equipped been back twice more to different lodges and can not fault any of the ones i have been in just book again for next week one of the best sites i have stayed on in January we went to Keswick reach their other site and was also really impressed give the place a try you wont be disappointed ....

    elaine reillyel
  • Six of us stayed in lodge 44 and we had ample room and great facilities within the lodge...will be back...

    Dawn P
  • We have just come home from a 4 night stay here and it was just beautiful. Totally amazed by the cleanliness of the modern lodges. Our first little holiday away since we got our puppy (he is 15 weeks old) and he loved the surroundings also. The views were surreal and would love to come back with all the family. Perfect place!!...

    Sammi
  • We have been coming to Thanet Well now for a number of years and we would never stay anywhere else in the Lake District and we return here at least once a year, sometimes twice. The lodges are beautiful, with everything you need and are very clean and spacious. The staff are all very friendly and know us by name now. We are returning in October 2016 and cannot wait! I would highly recommend this holiday park to anyone looking for a peaceful, tranquil break in the Lake...

    Penny Powell

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