My picture windows

I thought I would share a few photos taken on Thursday from our rooms and porch at Blenheim Lodge. My first thoughts on seeing those views were, ‘Wow!’ I hope you think so too. Take a close look at the … Read More

Windermere New Year Pram Race

I was reading the local Westmorland Gazette recently and came across an interesting article. At midday on New Year’s Day 2015, there will be a wacky pram race through the streets of Windermere. According to the newspaper, Up until about 15 … Read More

Late availability rooms this October weekend

Well, the Lake District has certainly had the lion’s share of fair weather this year. And, it looks set to continue! So why not come and join us for an enjoyable stay in the magnificent Lake District National Park this … Read More

A pretty charm from a charming lady

Recently, we had the pleasure of welcoming a lovely family from Singapore to our guest house. A couple was travelling with their two grown children and they had booked B&B accommodation in two single rooms and a double room, all … Read More

Book online for discounted late availability breaks

We have recently put up some offers online via the BOOK NOW buttons on our website and on this blog. Prices have been reduced to below our Winter rates, so do take advantage of these discounts to BOOK NOW! We have … Read More

Wishing all our guests Happy New Year 2014

Just a short post to wish all our guests a happy New Year in 2014. This will be our 12th New Year at Blenheim Lodge and it couldn’t be more different from our first one here! During our 1st New … Read More

The colours: they are a-turning

As we enter early October, the colours of our Lakeland foliage are definitely a-turning. Looking out of our kitchen window this morning as I washed up after breakfast, I noticed touches of yellow, red, and orange in the woods. The … Read More

New booking discounts

We have just put up a couple of booking discounts valid between now and 23 December 2013. These offers may be booked through the BOOK NOW button on our own website, or by using the BOOK NOW button on our blog … Read More

Late availability in rooms with Lake views

August remains hot and steamy in the Lake District – great for days out and about, engaging in exciting activities, sightseeing and relaxing in this beautiful part of the world. At Blenheim Lodge, we have last minute Bed and Breakfast … Read More

A breakfast of fresh local produce

I came across some photos early this evening that gave me an idea for my post tonight. Since we arrived in 2002, we have always used the local butcher for his hearty handmade sausage and hand-cured and cut bacon. We … Read More

Adventures in the Lake District

Now that Spring has officially arrived, I thought it might be a good time to write about some of the adventures that one can enjoy in the Lake District. Not all adventures need to risk life and limb, so here … Read More

Going through our photos

We played host yesterday to a young couple on a short break. They were amazed at the views we have from our rooms. In fact, like many others before them, they thought that the photos we have do not quite … Read More