Beatrix Potter’s 150th anniversary

Fans of Beatrix Potter the world over will have a great time visiting the authoress’s much loved Lake District this year. It is the 150th anniversary of her birth and the National Trust is putting on some special events in … Read More

Painting in a gallery

I was never so chuffed as to receive an email from one of our talented guests who has recently had her painting of the view from her room selected by an art gallery. Donna and her husband came to stay … Read More

Last minute rooms for August Bank Holiday weekend

We have some last minute late availability for B&B accommodation in Bowness-on-Windermere at our guest house, Blenheim Lodge. Located on Brantfell, our hilltop Bed and Breakfast within the Lake District National Park boasts STUNNING VIEWS of Lake Windermere and its surrounding … Read More

A Lake District summer holiday

Images of a Lake District summer holiday: blue, blue skies sunlit fell tops shimmering lakes and tarns glistening becks that gurgle with glee  wide open spaces all to oneself – and perhaps one’s companions too What’s there not to like? … Read More

Weekend day out in the Lake District

The Lake District National Park is, as usual, chock full of things to see and do. This first weekend in July 2015 is no different. Activities range from the more mundane to some more exciting events. Here are a few … Read More

Lake District: things to see & do this weekend

The beautiful Lake District National Park in Cumbria is never short of things to see and do. This weekend, as usual, there is lots to keep all and sundry occupied. Why not come and join us for a great weekend break … Read More

Late availability, Spring, and current B&B offers

We have been spending sometime lately updating our bed and breakfast packages, and I thought I would share these with you here. Some are available only when booking direct with us on the telephone or by email details, which you … Read More

Late availability this weekend

It’s the last weekend in August and the sun’s shining brightly. At Blenheim Lodge, we still have Bed and Breakfast accommodation available for single, double, twin and triple occupancy in lovely rooms with Lake and fell views. Why not come … Read More

August Bank Holiday Long Weekend – Late Availability

August Bank Holiday long weekend is up and coming pretty soon, and let’s hope it will be a weekend of lovely warm sunshiny days. At Blenheim Lodge Bed and Breakfast in Bowness-on-Windermere, we still have some late availability rooms with … Read More

Last minute Summer break

We have been enjoying fabulous summer weather since the beginning of June and cannot believe just how hot and sunny it is most everyday. With little wind and bright blue skies, Summer 2104 is turning out so far to be … Read More

A day out in the Lake District

Although the Lake District is predominantly rural in character, there is always something happening here. Visitors to the Lake District will therefore find more than enough things to see and do to keep them well occupied. That is, aside from … Read More

Sunshine galore!

To date, June 2014 has to be characterised as the best month for sunshine galore! I can hardly believe how warm it is in the Lake District; nay, it has been positively boiling at times! So hot that we daren’t … Read More