Lake District Guide

Daisy’s Cafe, Ambleside

This friendly little place will serve you and your four - legged friend some tasty treats. Hearty Lakeland breakfasts, wholesome soup make Daisy’s ‘pawfect’

Gandhi’s Cafe, Ambleside

Wholesome burgers to tasty pad-Thai, this little café is packed with big flavours – not to mention vegan beer and organic wines and spirits to wash it down

Grizedale forest

Explore the forest on two wheels, foot or horse back. Keep your eyes peeled along the way for our unique sculptures which are dotted throughout the forest

Kysty Cafe, Ambleside

Relaxed, family friendly dining.  With books and crayons for the kids, scrumptious cakes and coffee for Mum and Dad and tasty treats for your pampered pooch.

Luigi’s Restaurant, Ambleside

nestled in the centre of Ambleside this traditional Italian restaurant doesn’t just welcome your pet …it positively encourages you to bring them along

Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Stand up Paddleboarding can be enjoyed by the whole family. After something more enlightened? Find inner peace whilst on a tour of Lake Windermere...

Swim the Lakes

Wild swimming - known for its health and wellbeing properties, A great way to recharge, it's an obvious choice given that we are surrounded by lakes!

The Drunken Pub

Rest your paws in front of the roaring fire and enjoy the relaxed ambience. With a fantastic menu of brunches, lunches and dinners you’re spoilt for choice

The Golden Rule Pub, Ambleside

A real hidden gem in the very heart of Ambleside. Just the spot for a pint and a chat, a pork pie if you’re lucky and of course the pooch is welcome.

Zeffirellis: Cinema, Restaurant, & cafe

A firm favourite for loyal friends and customers, winning many awards for fine vegetarian cuisine, film premieres, music events and service