Living in South Lakeland

South Lakeland hardly needs any introduction - famous the world over for its inspirational scenery of beautiful lakes and mountains and picturesque towns and villages that have engaged and enthralled visitors for centuries. An environment rich in history and culture, it's a region where you can scale some of England's highest peaks orTo find out more, Explore South Lakeland! sail on its longest lake and enjoy world class art - all in the same day!

South Lakeland has long been a lifestyle choice for many professionals looking to escape the large urban conurbations but who still seek (and find) their own piece of rural idyll without having to compromise on quality of life, connectivity, transport links or business vibrancy.

Whether you want to indulge your adventurous ambitions with energetic outdoor activities or take time out for quiet contemplation, spectacular South Lakeland provides the perfect escape from the office or workplace to blow away a few cobwebs or simply drink in the views.

The picturesque towns and villages benefit from beautiful settings, each with its own individual character and timeless charm, and if the great outdoors isn't really your scene then there's plenty of choice when it comes to a spot of retail therapy.

Cinemas, restaurants, cosy pubs, relaxing spas and vibrant bars – there's plenty going on once the sun goes down and the stars* come out!

*We even have three of the UK's Michelin starred restaurants here in South Lakeland!

Don't just take our word for it, The Sunday Times has recently rated Kendal as one of the top two places to live in the UK! To find out more about life in South Lakes, visit Explore South Lakeland.