Things to Do on a Rainy Day in the Lake District

Lake District Rainy Day Ideas

There are plenty of things to do on a rainy day in the Lake District. So don’t be put off by the unpredictable British weather, our Lake District rainy day ideas are perfect for a package break any time of the year.

Things to Do on a Rainy Day in the Lake District:

World of Beatrix Potter, Windermere

It’s one of the most popular attractions in Windermere and with the majority of the attraction being indoors, it’s popular on a rainy day too.

The Lakes Aquarium, Windermere

Another of the popular attractions in the Lake District and also only a short drive from your Windermere Spa Suite is the local aquarium. Although it’s not just about the fish, you can find an array of other water life too.

Wray Castle in Windermere

The 3rd of our rainy day ideas in Windermere is that of Wray Castle. As well as looking impressive in photos during stormy days, the mock-gothic castle in Windermere has plenty to do on a rainy day.

Honister Slate Mine near Buttermere

If it’s a rainy day in the Lake District, then why not escape the weather and had inside the Honister Slate Mines. As well as a guided tour about the mine’s history, the more adventurous can also explore the harder to reach tunnels and caves.

Lakes Distillery in Keswick

While on a package break in the Lake District, a locally made whisky will help take the chill off a rainy day. If you’re not a whisky fan, then you can always enjoy another tipple as the distillery also produce gin and vodka.

Hawkshead Brewery in Kendal

Alternatively, you can enjoy a locally brewed beer instead at the Hawkshead Brewery. The brewery tour is one of many great things to do on a rainy day in the Lake District. Although it goes without saying if you’re on a spa package break, then always remember to drink sensibly.

The Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway

Come rain or shine, the scenery in the Lake District is always beautiful. Although if you are staying near Windermere Train station then you can always take a last-minute train ride in style. Whereby joining the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway you can take a steam train through the Cumbrian countryside.

Lakeland Motor Museum. Newby Bridge.

It’s not just aimed at motor enthusiasts, anyone can enjoy this day out in the Lake District. Whether you’re interested in vintage cars or you just want to get out the rain, the Motor Museum is the perfect escape.

Spa Package Break in the Lake District

Book a spa package break in the Lake District and a stay at our Boutique Spa Suites in Windermere. Whether it’s a romantic spa break, a celebration or winter break in Cumbria, there’s always plenty to do in the Lake District.

If it is a rainy day in the Lake District, you can always hideaway at the Windermere Beauty Treatment rooms for a massage.

Book your spa package break in the Lake District today.

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