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Turkey and Tinsel in the Lake District - Shap Wells Hotel

5 days - from only £319pp


Turkey and Tinsel in the Lake District - Shap Wells Hotel

We explore the delights of the stunning Lake District and enjoy a fantastic festive break.


  • 4 nights hotel with English breakfast
  • 4 evening meals
  • Festive welcome and treat on arrival
  • Festive entertainment on some evenings
  • Christmas dinner with all the trimmings
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  • Porterage at the hotel

5 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach or Home Connect service, then onto rural Cumbria and our hotel for four nights. Our hotel is in a remote location, perfect for relaxation, and offers a fantastic festive programme.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2: Keswick & Grasmere

    Join todays included excursion to explore the natural, scenic beauty of Northern Lakeland with a visit to pretty Keswick on the shores of Derwentwater. We then visit Grasmere, Cumbria's most popular village thanks to William Wordsworth. With its plenty of shops for those Christmas gifts including its famous gingerbread.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Included Highlights

    • Keswick
    • Grasmere
  • Day 3: Kendal

    Join us for an included excursion to the popular market town of Kendal. Shop for Christmas gifts along the high street with is filled with independent and unique retailers. Make sure you stop for a coffee and try the famous Kendal Mint Cake.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner



    Included Highlights

    • Kendal
  • Day 4: Ambleside & Bowness

    We jaunt into the Lake District again and visit Ambleside at the head of Lake Windermere, bustling with shops and cafes. We also visit Bowness so you can take photos of Lake Windermere or in your free time visit The World of Beatrix Potter.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner


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    Included Highlights

    • Ambleside
    • Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Day 5:

    After breakfast we depart the hotel for the return journey home.

    Included meals: Breakfast

Single Room Supplement from £109.00 (5 days).


You will stay for four nights at the 3-star Shap Wells Hotel, situated in a secluded wooded valley, high in the Shap Fells.

  • Shap Wells Hotel

    The Shap Wells Hotel is situated in a secluded, wooded valley, high in the Shap Fells and surrounded by mountain streams, the ideal place from which to explore the Lakes. The hotel has retained many of its original features over the years and much time has been taken to retain the character of the building. The restaurant serves an extensive menu, in keeping with the hotel surroundings and seasons, and the Riverside Lounge & Bar provides the perfect spot to relax with a pre or post dinner drink! Keep yourself entertained in the games room which features a full-sized snooker table, pool table and table tennis, and there is a small aerobic gymnasium available too.

    • Bar
    • Restaurant
    • Lift
    • WiFi Available
    • TV
    • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
    • Bath and/or Shower

Joining points

Travel from most joining points is included within your coach holiday price.

See our full list of our joining points.