Lake District Estates is a family owned business with its head office located in Kendal. The company owns and operates a selection of high quality and award winning tourist attractions, caravan parks, marina holiday apartments and moorings, Peter Rabbit & Friends retail outlets and private and commercial letting properties. Heritage and preservation are at the heart of the business, that operates two of the Lake Districts best-loved attractions Ravenglass & Eskdale Steam Railway and Ullswater ‘Steamers’.
Lake District Estates has a commercial and private letting property portfolio with an in-house dedicated building team, properties are located throughout the Lake District National Park in key locations such as Kendal, Windermere, Newby Bridge and Ravenglass.
Lake District Estates owns and manages six caravan parks offering a variety of self-catering accommodation such as Glamping Pods, Holiday Cottages, Holiday Caravans, Holiday Marina Apartments and Holiday Lodges on long and short term lets. Some Caravan parks offer serviced touring pitches for motorhomes and caravans. There is a range of private holiday caravans, lodges and apartments for sale located within key holiday destinations throughout the National Park and Cumbria including Windermere, Ullswater, Carnforth and Kirkby Lonsdale.
The Company manages the Peter Rabbit & Friends licensed shops in Bowness on Windermere, Keswick and Hawkshead, the retail business also incorporates an e-commerce shop 'Rabbit Rabbit Gifts'.
Lake District Estates remains a leading, family-owned Cumbrian business specialising in tourism, property and leisure by: