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Twixmas in the Lake District - County Hotel

4 days - from only £319pp


Twixmas in the Lake District - County Hotel

This mini holiday between Christmas and New Year takes you to Kendal in the Lake District, famed for its beautiful scenery. Explore the towns on the shores of Lake Windermere including Ambleside at the north of the lake, and Bowness-on-Windermere, which is bustling with attractions.


  • 3 nights hotel with English breakfast
  • 3 evening meals
  • Local joining points
  • Porterage at the hotel

4 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach or Home Connect service, then on to Kendal and our hotel for three nights.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2: Ambleside and Bowness-on-Windermere

    Excursion visiting the bustling town of Bowness, a popular lakeside town that is bursting with attractions including The World of Beatrix Potter, the charming St Martin's church and the Windermere Jetty Museum which is dedicated to the boats, people and rich history of the lake. We then continue to Ambleside, at the head of the lake. Ambleside is home to one of the Lake District's most iconic sights - the tiny Bridge House that sits above Stock Ghyll Beck.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner



    Included Highlights

    • Ambleside
  • Day 3: Day at leisure or Keswick & Grasmere

    Relax in Kendal, or join our optional excursion to the picturesque market town of Keswick. Overlooked by the dramatic Skiddaw range in the north and the expansive Derwentwater in the south the town enjoys an idyllic location in the north of the Lake District. Enjoy time at leisure to explore the town before continuing to the pretty village of Grasmere, known for being the home of William Wordsworth. Explore the village where you can admire the spectacular surrounding fells, visit Wordsworth’s grave, or maybe even buy some of the legendary Grasmere gingerbread.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner


    Keswick Birds

    Optional Excursions

    Our optional excursions are a great addition to enhance your holiday experience and are highly recommended.

    • Keswick

    The optional excursions will be available to book during your tour.

    Prices are per person and are subject to change. Payment will be in cash in Euros (for tours to Europe) or Sterling (for UK tours).

  • Day 4:

    Return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast

Single Room Supplement from £49.00 (4 days).


You will stay for three nights at the 3-star County Hotel in Kendal.
  • County Hotel

    Set in a former coaching inn, the County House is located in the centre of Kendal. This hotel had renovation work completed in 2019, giving it a contemporary look and feel whilst retaining the period features of this Grade II listed building. The hotel has a bar and restaurant that serves traditional meals. All rooms feature a T.V. and tea and coffee making facilities.

    • Guest Lounge
    • Bar
    • Restaurant
    • Lift
    • WiFi Available
    • TV
    • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
    • Hairdryer
    • Telephone

Joining points

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

See our full list of our joining points.