Information centres

Our friendly knowledgeable staff are happy to help you make the most of your stay in the Lake District. Services include:

  • Free WiFi
  • Information on national and local attractions
  • Route finding advice for road, rail or bus
  • Advice on walking and cycling
  • Maps, books, touring and walking guides for sale
  • A range of gifts and souvenirs
  • Gift vouchers

Click on the links on the left to read about individual Centres.

Shopping

As well as fantastic advice and guidance on the surrounding lakes and fells, we are proud to work with local producers to provide a taste of the lakes in our Tourist Information Centres. Browse through products from The Lakes Distillery, Hawkshead Relish and Herdy, plus much more. You’ll be pleasantly surprised by what we have on offer, plus every penny spent with us goes back into the Park!

Opening hours

Our centres are open at various times. More details are available on each centre's page:

 

Need holiday accommodation?

Cottage near Coniston - copyright Charlie Hedley

We've cosy holiday cottages, quirky boutique hotels, friendly bed and breakfasts and luxury hotels!

Our commission goes towards keeping the National Park special: Browse and book accommodation online here

Lake District Pound

Lake District Pound

The Lake District Pound (LD£) is our local currency. You can spend it to enjoy our real local community, and help keep the Lake District special!

How to buy and spend LD£