Sam’s Club is our way of welcoming children to the English Lakes family of hotels. Children aged 5 to 10 each receives a goody bag to keep them entertained during their stay at the hotels. During school holidays we have our Sam’s Splashtime at Low Wood Club and Sandpiper Club, where we provide Sam’s pool inflatables and toys. We also have nature walks and craft activities at various times and different locations around the group. Sam makes appearances now and again to welcome the children in person – you just never know when he might pop up! (more…)
The Open Arms Village
Following on from our recent update from Elliot, Maria Walker, our reservations manager has some exciting news...
It suddenly dawned on me this morning that in a few short days I am setting out on an adventure that I expect will probably change my life! And I am very excited.
On the 23rd June I am flying out to Eldoret – Kenya to visit The Open Arms Village for just under 2 weeks. (more…)
Elliot at the Open Arms Village
Life has changed dramatically for Elliot Berry since moving to live and work at Open Arms Village in Eldoret, Kenya last February. At 21 years old, Elliot became ‘Dad’ to eleven boys, rescued from desperate social conditions. Back in UK recently to catch up with family and friends, Elliot confesses to missing the constant noise level of a house full of lively, healthy, boisterous youth back at the village. (more…)
At 12 noon on Tuesday, 28th March the Lancaster House team began their challenge to row the circumference of fourteen Lake District lakes – 105 miles in total to be completed non-stop within 24 hours.(more…)