Hazeldene Guest House

The following is just a selection of events which will take place during 2020. We are keen to help promote such events and will assist guests, where we can, in arranging transport to the events, undercover storage of cycles and motorcycles, drying of wetsuits, equipment etc.. Please contact us for more information.

We are also looking to link up with other guest houses in the Lake District to provide guests with two and three resort holidays and adventures. Please contact us with your preferred venues and dates and we will arrange accommodation. The individual guest houses will require a deposit to secure the booking. 

We are now able to offer gift packs at reasonable prices for those special ocassions. Why not pre-order handmade chocolates and fizz ? Please see our Celebration Packages page for more information.

 Lakeland Loop Cycle Sportive

Sunday 19th April is the date for this challenging 69 mile cycle ride starting from Great Langdale. Hazeldene Guest House has a secure, locked area for cycles for those looking for comfortable accommodation to return to after taking part in this event.

Epic Events website has more details.


South Lakes Vegan Festival - 25th April , Ulverston 

A day to celebrate the vegan lifestyle. Lots of stalls, talks and activities for all the family, Visit their Facebook page for more information.


Thursday 7th to Sunday 10th May - Keswick Jazz and Blues Festival

A very popular event. Some of the highlights are sure to be:

  • the return of Marla Dixon, direct from New Orleans
  • the internationally renowned master of jazz tenor sax, Scott Hamilton
  • the irresistibly hot swing of Hamburg?s wonderful Shreveport Rhythm
  • specially curated shows by Keith Nichols, Enrico Tomasso, Michael McQuaid, Tommy Sancton, Jeff Barnhart - alongside a host of old favourites as well as some exciting new faces.


Sunday 10th May - Lake District Double Orienteering Championship  

Northern Championship 2020 - High Dam. This event is Day 2 of the Lake District Double Championship Weekend. It is prime orienteering terrain which will test your navigation skills.

Visit the MDOC website for more information.


Keswick Mountain Festival - Friday 15th May to Sunday 17th May 

Details of the event are still being finalised, but details of events so far can be found on their website as well as opportunities to exhibit, volunteer and take part


Friday 5th to Saturday 6th June - Keswick Beer Festival

Over 200 very special beers and ciders (and one or two other favourite tipples of loyal Keswick Beer Festival regulars). Excellent bands on both Friday and Saturday night with a great festival atmosphere both inside the huge marquee and outside on the green grass of the Keswick Rugby Club. Book your tickets on the website.


5th to 7th June on Lake Windermere - Great North SwimRun ( Macmillan)

SwimRun is based on teamwork, passion, and closeness to nature. Teams of two embark on a seamless journey across the landscape, taking on land and water, as they navigate their way around the Short, Middle and Endurance distances.

The John West Great North SwimRun is an opportunity to ditch the roads and the pool;limber up and embrace an off-road, open-water island-hopping adventure!


 Lake District Ultra Challenge - Saturday 13th Sunday 14th June

New for 2020 - Our Challenge Base Camp is in Kendal. From there it's a 100km anticlockwise loop taking in a couple of tough hills, Ambleside, a half way point by Lake Windermere, forests, and nature reserves - with some stunning views enroute - before a huge welcome and celebration back at Base Camp after a momentous journey.

More information can be found on the Ultra Challenge website or consider taking the challenge for Macmillan


Windermere Tango Festival

This year's Windermere Tango Festival will take place between Friday 26th and Sunday 28th June. It will be held at the Lady Holme Centre just a short distance from Hazeldene Guest House. We still have some rooms available for that weekend, so contact us now to book your place. 


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