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Special Interest - Art appreciation
Art Appreciation

Painting in the Lake District QQQQ

Lake District, UK

Painting in the Lake District

Lake District, UK

Prices from
£869 per person
2 passengers
4 nights
Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction of £20 if not required
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Enjoy artistic inspiration in the Lake District

Stay four nights at the Macdonald Old England Hotel (4Q), during which you are invited to immerse yourself in the inspiration of the Lake District and translate your ideas onto canvas. With the help of your host, artistic expert and naturalist Diarmid ‘Dee’ Doody, you will explore the mediums of oil, watercolour and acrylic painting, beginning each day with a stroll and enjoying a painting session, during which Dee will showcase his own work and offer advice on how to improve your technique. Release your inner artist!

Including...

Plate4 breakfasts (B) 3 lunches (L) and 4 dinners (D)

PersonExpert Host

Plus...

  • Included themed activities
  • Cancellation rights
  • Expert host talks
  • Hosted welcome drinks reception
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in your room
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Hotel porterage

Address

Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa, 23 Church St, Bowness-on-Windermere, Windermere LA23 3DF

Introduction

The Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa (4Q) is considered one of the finest locally rated 4-star hotels in the Lake District. Set in the heart of the rugged Cumbrian countryside, it boasts stunning views of the beautiful Lake Windermere – the largest lake in England – with its own private jetties allowing you to get even closer to the natural beauty of the region. The elegant hotel is light and airy throughout and offers superb spa facilities which are complimentary for hotel guests.

Accommodation

All 106 en-suite rooms are traditionally furnished but boast a range of modern conveniences.

Flat-screen television
Hairdryer
Wi-Fi
Tea coffee making facilities
Iron with Ironboard

Food and Drink

The Restaurant at Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa sits on the shore of Lake Windermere and boasts stunning views over the lake and surrounding fells. Meals will be served buffet-style in the hotel's restaurant. The Terrace Lounge is an elegant lounge and cocktail bar boasting more stunning views over the water.

Enjoy stunning views in the restaurant
The hotel lounge
A standard bedroom

Climate

Please bring with you:

  • A set of acrylic paints (small set is fine)
  • A set of oil paints (small set is fine)
  • An overall, a painting smock or some old clothes!
  • Your own brushes if you prefer otherwise brushes will be supplied

Painting in the Lake District

Lake District, UK

Prices from
£869 per person
2 passengers
4 nights
Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction of £20 if not required
Painting in the Lake District QQQQ

Lake District, UK