All aboard for the Lake District

It’s full steam ahead for festive fun on the Ravenglass Railway!

Start your day at Muncaster Castle with a guided tour, then enjoy a delicious festive lunch in the dining hall - followed by Muncaster’s spectacular Bird of Prey show.

Then arrive at the Ravenglass & Eskdale Steam Railway for a return steam trip, enjoying a glass of mulled wine and a mince pie on the way, at Dalegarth Station.

We’ve left the rest of the tour free for you to decide upon an itinerary - see our suggestions below. Or just ask our sales team to package in visits to your preferred attractions.

This wonderfully scenic tour is based at the Best Western Plus Castle Inn Hotel, Keswick, where you can stroll around beautiful gardens and enjoy stunning views from an idyllic location in the heart of the Lake District, less than a mile from Bassenthwaite Lake.
Lowther Castle & Gardens
Premium Group offer - Hot drinks & biscuits on arrival, introductory historical talk & café voucher for driver – Add from £14pp
Additionally add afternoon Tea at Lowther Castle – from £17pp

Dalemain Historic House & Gardens
House & Gardens Entrance (with House Tour) - Add from £10pp

Brougham Castle
Group entrance – Add from £6pp

Ullswater Steamers
65 minute cruise from Glenridding to Pooley Bridge or vice versa – Add from £8pp

Wordsworth House
Group entrance – Add from £9pp

Why not make things easy? Package the above attractions as a full itinerary from £64pp

Best Western Plus Castle Inn Hotel

Keswick, Cumbria
AAA+ Charming Hotel Great Touring Location Traditional Hospitality
The Best Western Plus Castle Inn Hotel is a cosy and traditional hotel located in a peaceful countryside setting within the beautiful Lake District National Park, close to Bassenthwaite and just 8 miles from Keswick. All 45 bedrooms are to a very good standard and are well maintained, with all containing a TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Groups dine in the spacious main restaurant and there is also a smaller tavern style bistro/bar and a lovely conservatory surrounded by well kept gardens. Leisure facilities include an indoor swimming pool, steam room, sauna, games room, 9 hole putting green, croquet, gym and grass tennis court. Coach parking is on-site and is free of charge.

Best Western Plus Castle Inn Hotel

Keswick, Cumbria
4 Nights Half Board
25/11/2019 Twin from £299pp
02/12/2019 Twin from £279pp 
09/12/2019 Twin from £279pp
Single Supplement from £99pp

• Porterage on arrival & departure
• 3 course menu with 3 choices per course
• Tea/coffee after dinner
• Christmas decorations from 1st December
• Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway - “Festive Steam on the Wildside” Package
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Prices starting from...

£279 for 5 days

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