The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop tucked away in the corner of St. Oswalds's Churchyard, next to the Wordsworth Hotel in the village of Grasmere, Ambleside, Cumbria. This cottage is famous for it's gingerbread that has been made in this cottage since the Victorian era. The recipe is kept locked in a bank vault.
A few tea rooms to explore in the Lake District. There is a comment on this post with several more choices. Looking for something more quaint than the one with the slick butcher block tables in the barn.
The only downside to exploring this beautiful part of the world is the unpredictable weather – so why not hole up in a fabulous place to stay just in case? Here are five gorgeous self-catering properties in and around the Lake District