Lakes & Legends

The Hotel has teamed up with a local tour company, Lakes & Legends, to offer guests an exclusive 20% discount on their epic mini bus tours around the Lake District.

Guided by The Legends of the Lake District King Arthur, Merlin and Eric the Viking, discover Cumbria’s secret stories and visit magical places.

Your guide will collect you from the doorstep of the Borrowdale Gates Hotel, to enjoy a leisurely and entertaining 6 hour sightseeing and discovery tour, before being dropped back at the hotel to share your new found wisdom over dinner.  The trip offers many great views and legendary tales about King Arthur, the Lost Roman City, Viking locations and Merlin’s Magic, in the comfort and warmth of a private minibus.

Prices before 20% discount: £55 adults / £45 children / £130-£160 family groups


Must be pre-booked with Lakes & Legends. Please call Jonathan on 07495 552593

Please quote “Borrowdale Gates” to obtain the 20% discount

Pick up and drop off at the Borrowdale Gates Hotel

Minimum 2 people up to a maximum of 8 people per tour

During summer: April – September: Tour starts 8am – 2pm and 2pm – 8pm

During winter: October – March: Tour starts 9am – 4pm

Full refund if cancelled more than 48 hours in advance (or if not 100% delighted!)

Children under 5 are not usually able to join, but do call Lakes & Legends if you wish to discuss individual requirements as they may be able to help

Visit or call 07495 552593 for more details