New Year Dreaming

The start of a new year is often a time for reflection, of what you appreciate most in your life, what you’d like to work on this year and the dreams you’d love to achieve. For us, as well as for many, the things we really value are times spent with our friends and family, …

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UK Staycations on the up

Staycations have bene increasing year after year, with more and more holiday-makers keeping their feet firmly on UK soil during their down-time. It’s therefore no surprise that the number of people who own a second-home in the UK has also risen in recent years. Now, an increasing number of people are investing in a holiday …

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Autumn in South Cumbria

When it comes to autumn, the countryside is the place to be. Crisp walks amongst the changing colours of the landscape, followed by a pub lunch by an open fire and then on to home (or in our case a luxury lodge) to get tucked up for the evening and relax…just perfect. South Cumbria is …

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Why second-homes are a must

You may be considering a second-home as your retirement plan, or perhaps a place to head to on your holidays, or even a retreat to spend every moment you can and simply relax. Whatever you reasoning is, here are some of the little perks that we’ve come across, and heard from our lodge-owners, that may …

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Introducing Pathfinder Homes

When it comes to luxury lodges we want to feel confident that we can offer the very best here in Cumbria. Our location and set up (and of course our view!) are all so important, but the lodge has to be of the highest quality too. Your lodge should be a retreat, a haven and …

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Aerial view of the luxury lodge park

We’re celebrating 10 years of Doe Wood

Welcome to ‘Our View’, a place where you can get to know us, our family, and Doe Wood a little better! This year we’re celebrating 10 years since we first opened our gates (following a rather swift five-month transformation of our land!) and so this seemed like a great time to take a look back …

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