At the Masons Arms, there's always a great range of things to see and do around us. Whether you fancy a great day out, exploring nearby walks and cycling trails or simply taking in a spot of retail therapy, there's something on our doorstep for everyone. Take a look at some of our favourites below and if we've missed anything off, let us know by contacting us!
Great reasons to stay at Masons Arms
Ramble and Relax
At Masons Arms we are surrounded by some of the most iconic fells in the Lake District. Fancy yourself as a budding Wainwright? Stay the night and explore!
Cycle and Snooze
Prefer two wheels to two feet? Pack your trusty bike and explore the hundreds of great trails all around us. You can also hire bikes locally too!
Stay and Play
Want to work on your par? Grange Fell Golf Club is a great club to play at that welcomes visitors throughout the year. Stay the night for a morning game!
Great things to do around us
The World of Beatrix Potter
A brilliant day out of the whole family. Discover where Beatrix Potter's magical stories are brought to life. Learn all about Miss Potter and meet her famous characters such as Peter Rabbit.
Windermere Lake Cruises
You can't truly appreciate the Lakes without going out on the water. With daily cruises departing from the centre of Windermere, travelling a host of routes, you'll be spoilt for choice!
South Lakes Zoo
Home to over 1000 of the rarest animals, South Lakes Zoo is a great family day out with animal feeding experiences and amazing creatures to view and learn about it. Just a 25 minute drive away from our front door!
The Old Laundry Theatre
The Old Laundry Theatre showcases some of the best and well-known stage shows from around the world along with live music and film screenings throughout the year.
Go Ape Grizedale
See yourself as a bit of a daredevil? Look no further than Go Ape Grizedale with their incredible Treetop Challenges, Zip Trekking Adventure and Segway tours!
With nine race days to enjoy throughout the year, Cartmel Races is a great day out for anyone visiting the Lakes! Keep your eyes peeled to their website for this year's dates and fixtures.
Looking for an adrenaline fuelled visit? Look no further than Adventure Makers. Enjoy activities such as abseiling, canyoning, caving, rock climbing and, our personal favourite, ghyll scrambling. There's an adventure for everyone!
Dive deep into the Lakes Aquarium - home to hundreds of amazing creatures from around the world. With Piranha, Pufferfish, Seahorses, Otters, Rays and much more, it's a great place to visit and learn more about these amazing creatures
Visitors can spend an entire day at Wray and it won’t be the traditional National Trust house you may be expecting. There is something here for everyone and it is a good base for a great day out. Perhaps linked with a walk down the lakeshore as well.