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With its rolling green hills, stunning shorelines, and many cities bursting with charm, England is a dream travel destination. From bustling London and metropolitan Birmingham to the historic, unspoilt village of North Yorkshire and the quaint seaside town of Brighton, the United Kingdom has something to offer every type of visitor. If you’re looking for a relaxing getaway where your worries melt away, there’s nowhere more peaceful than the English countryside. In the UK’s Northwest region lies the alluring Lake District, where days are spent cruising on the lake, enjoying breathtaking mountain scenery, and exploring the region where numerous famous poets found their inspiration.
Things to See & Do
Nestled in Northwest England in Cumbria County is the picturesque town of Windermere, one of the most beautiful locations in the English Lake District. Throughout Windermere and the Lake District, there are countless ways to enjoy the area’s natural beauty and fascinating heritage. Visit Lake District National Park, a World Heritage Site and England’s largest national park, home to the country’s highest mountain and deepest lake. Explore the World of Beatrix Potter, an enchanting attraction that brings the storybook author’s famous fairytales to life. Cruise on England’s largest lake, stroll through whimsical villages, or simply unwind at one of the area’s best B&Bs.
Where to Eat & Drink
England’s most scenic region boasts several delightful dining establishments including Michelin-star restaurants, classic English pubs, and eclectic bistros. Select Registry’s luxury bed and breakfast in Windermere features one of the area’s best restaurants, offering award-winning cuisine and outstanding service in a romantic, candlelit setting.
The Lake District is also home to two Michelin-star chefs. Visit L'Enclume to experience chef Simon Rogan’s imaginative take on modern British cuisine, or head to Holbeck Ghyll to enjoy delicious fare prepared by chef David McLaughlin in a 19th-century mansion. You won’t be short on delicious places to dine during your English getaway.
Best Time to Visit
England is a magical year-round destination with four seasons, each offering their own appeal. Spring in the Lake District brings sun-kissed meadows ablazed with wildflowers and lovely, breezy weather. In the summertime, the area comes alive with festivals, events, and water activities on stunning Windermere Lake. Fall dazzles with colorful trees and leaves, and the breathtaking landscape is best enjoyed with leisurely strolls and afternoon naps. Wintertime brings snow, cozy nights by the fire, and festive holiday cheer. No matter what time of year you visit, you’ll be captivated by the area’s beauty and romantic atmosphere.
Where to Stay
With its quaint streets, lakeside location, and British charm, Windermere is a picture-perfect place to vacation. If you’re looking for the best bed and breakfast in England, look no further than Select Registry. Enjoy a luxurious stay that includes the finest amenities, stunning views, delicious food, and convenient access to the area’s glorious surroundings. Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion, city-hopping through Europe, or looking for a romantic getaway, you’ll enjoy the cozy setting and distinct character of a unique B&B. No destination is quite as special and relaxing as a picturesque bed and breakfast in the English countryside.