Brant Fell Walks by Blenheim Lodge Bedand Breakfast, Lake District National Park,

Home from home!

I thought I’d write a different kind of post tonight. When people book to stay with us at Blenheim Lodge, they tend to think about our place as a hotel. However, Blenheim Lodge ISN’T a hotel. Instead, our many- times … Read More

The last days of December 2023 in the Lake District National Park

It’s 3:25 PM on 28th December 2023 as I begin writing this post. How time flies! The world is less than a handful of days from 2024! What has your year been like? For many, including us, 2023 has been … Read More

Winter – reasons for visiting the Lake District National Park

We are fast approaching Winter, the coldest season in the UK . . . but it can also be the best and coolest time of the year to visit the Lake District National Park. Here are some reasons why! Beautiful all year round! The … Read More

Coronation Day and May Bank Holiday long weekend!

MAKE A GETAWAY FOR 6TH MAY CORONATION WEEKEND! Saturday, 6th May 2023, will see Prince Charles crowned as King of England, when he will officially become King Charles III! It’ll be a momentous event and his coronation will take place … Read More

Enjoy a break in the Lakes in Summer 2022

Have you visited the English Lake District National Park before? Have you come across photos of it? Have you read articles about it? Or watched television documentaries about this amazingly beautiful part of the world? Blenheim Lodge, our Bowness B&B … Read More

Dog standing on a rock

Dear Diary: 8th March 2021 – Walking at Greenside Mine

Today, we decided to take Horatio someplace different for a walk. We were going to hike around an old mine: Greenside Mine to be precise. I had been watching a documentary on BBC, where I’d found out about this place, … Read More

Dear Diary: 6th April 2020 – Just to say . . .

I have been remiss about writing here for some while again. (Slap on the wrist!) However, I had been thinking about it and telling myself to do it. It is just that things got in the way. Last night, I told myself that I … Read More