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Lake District by Steam

September 2022, May - October 2023

5 days from £625pp

Journey through the magnificent Lake District National Park, taking in breathtaking scenery from famous heritage railways whilst onboard classic steam engines. Enjoy a steam boat cruise on glistening Lake Windermere, as well as tours of beautiful country houses and gardens.
  • Picturesque steam train journey on the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway
  • Visit and guided tour of Holker Hall & Gardens
  • Guided tour to Hutton-in-the Forest Country House
  • Steam boat cruise on Lake Windermere
  • Entrance to the Wordsworth Museum*, Dove Cottage and free time in Grasmere


Gently rising fells, craggy hilltops, mountain tarns and glittering waters, the Lake District is an exceptionally old landscape shaped over time by wind, rain and glacial erosion into one of the most beautiful corners of the world. On the outskirts of the market town of Penrith, our hotel is perfectly placed to explore this much-loved National Park. Enjoy a traditional steam boat ride on Lake Windermere soaking up the scenery that inspired 19th century poets. Amidst the glorious landscape visit grand historic houses that have been family homes for centuries. A  fantastic journey on the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway allows you to explore the North of England’s rich railway heritage and Golden Age of Steam.

Your Accommodation

North Lakes Hotel & Spa, Penrith

Located on the edge of the historic market town of Penrith, the North Lakes Hotel & Spa is surrounded by delightful countryside. This cosy retreat has leisure facilities for you to enjoy including a heated indoor pool, spa pool, sauna and steam room. There is also a restaurant with an open-fire grill and a bar with lounge area.
Room Facilities & Amenities
  • En Suite bathroom
  • Flat screen television
  • Telephone
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Free Wi-Fi