Accommodation

22 01, 2017

Thornthwaite Farm Booking.com 2016 Award Winner!

2017-01-22T12:41:58+00:00January 22nd, 2017|Accommodation|

We are delighted that Thornthwaite Farm in the Lake District have won a 2016 Guest Review Award, from the world’s leading online accommodation booking website, Booking.com.  We achieved a rating of 9.4 out of 10, based on guest reviews received for the past 2 years. The Award of Excellence is given out by Booking.com to [...]

12 11, 2016

VisitEngland Gold Award

2016-11-12T12:40:07+00:00November 12th, 2016|Accommodation|

We have just completed our  inspection as part of the VisitEngland  National Quality Assessment Scheme, and are delighted that the Barn Conversion and Log Cabin have again been awarded 4 Stars and the prestigious Gold Award for exceptional quality of accommodation and customer service. Star ratings are awarded based on the quality of our facilities, services [...]

16 01, 2016

Booking.com 2015 Award Winner

2016-03-31T10:56:40+00:00January 16th, 2016|Accommodation|

We are delighted that Thornthwaite Farm have won a 2015 Guest Review Award, from the world’s leading online accommodation booking website, Booking.com.  We achieved a rating of 9.6 out of 10, based on guest reviews, at the end of 2015. The Award of Excellence is given out by Booking.com to properties annually, in honour of their [...]

2 01, 2016

Winter in the Lake District

2016-01-02T19:09:15+00:00January 2nd, 2016|Accommodation, Local Events|

It may be winter, but there is still plenty to do in the Lake District, with indoor and outdoor activities for all abilities and ages.  Now is also a good time of year to visit some of the visitor attractions in the Lake District, with many attractions offering reduced rates, and of course no queues.  For those wishing [...]

26 11, 2015

New website goes live

2015-11-26T12:28:17+00:00November 26th, 2015|Accommodation, The Farm|

Welcome to Thornthwaite Farms new website developed by Commendium Ltd.  We love the look of our new website, as well as a complete redesign there are some fresh new photos of the farm, and the self catering  holiday cottages  and  Log Cabin .  In addition, there is an  online booking system which lets you check  availability and book online [...]

19 04, 2015

Lambs galore

2017-12-08T11:34:19+00:00April 19th, 2015|Accommodation, Local Events, The Farm|

Latest Arrivals Thornthwaite Farm is a working farm with a number of sheep ranging across the area. Our lambing season normally runs from 1 April to 31 May. Most of our sheep are "mules", which are a Swaledale ewe crossed with a Blue Faced Leicester ram. The resultant sheep is then crossed with a Beltex [...]