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Grasmere

Grasmere is a quaint, tranquil charming village right in the heart of the Lake District National Park in Cumbria, England. Grasmere was once the home of the famous poet William Wordsworth; renowned for his poetry and art. You can even visit two of his former homes - Dove Cottage and Rydal Mount. Grasmere’s connections with the Lakes Poets, has made it popular as a tourist destination.
Grasmere Lake lies to the south of the village with some gentle walks for those that prefer the lower ground. For those that enjoy a challenge, Grasmere offers the craggy peaks of the Scafell Pikes, Helvellyn, Skiddaw and the Langdale Pikes for your climbing, hiking and exploration.
Grasmere is also within easy reach of the sweet and picturesque towns of Ambleside, Keswick, Hawkshead, Coniston, Bowness and Windermere. Grasmere boasts a huge variety of accommodation from historic Inns with breathtaking views of the fells to Camping & Caravanning or even Farm Accommodation. This means that Grasmere ensures a standard of comfort which will suit every taste and budget.
There is more than poetry to this village though, with some terrific amenities and local businesses that are happy to be of service. If you need to hire a bike, post a postcard back home, call a taxi or get a flat tyre repaired- Gracemere has you covered! You can even get a dental check-up at the local dentist!
Gracemere is one holiday destination that will keep kids of all ages well and truly entertained! Guaranteed! There’s lake cruises and steam trains; museums and wild-life centres, aquariums and even an underground mine for you to explore. To discover more about what there is to see and do in Grasmere have a quick look online.
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Ash Cottage
Ash Cottage
Encircling Ash cottage hotel in Grasmere, adjacent to the green, you will find a number of attractive stone-built houses. On the main road which twists through the village, are old cottages, coffee...
Gold Rill Hotel
Gold Rill Hotel
In a quiet corner of Grasmere village in the English Lake District, overlooking the lake and surrounded by majestic fells, stands the Gold Rill Hotel. The hotel is owned and personally managed by...
Wordsworth Hotel
Wordsworth Hotel
Set in two acres of award-winning landscaped grounds in the centre of one of Lakeland's loveliest villages, The Wordsworth offers first-class facilities and service throughout the year for those...
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