Get away from it all at the luxury Brimstone Hotel in the Lake District

brimstone hotel

Do you dream of getting away on a much-needed break with your loved one? We’ve teamed up with the luxurious Brimstone Hotel in the Lake District to offer a lavish, romantic two-night stay for a lucky reader and their guest worth £850.

The innovative 16-room hotel, idyllically set on the Langdale Estate, boasts vast rooms with wood-burning stoves, private balconies and a Reading Room complete with complimentary beer, wine, nibbles and treats on offer to its guests all day every day. It’s the most perfect place for an indulgent romantic stay, to relax and unwind amid the beautiful mountain views. The prize includes breakfast in bed each morning and an intimate room service dinner for two. Wainwrights’ Inn is a short stroll away, a traditional pub serving comfort food. With roaring fires and amazing views over the fells, it’s the ideal setting to relax and unwind.

For your chance to win, answer the following question:


This competition has now closed.

This competition closes on 29/02/2016

Prize must be taken by the end of August 2016 and excludes bank holidays.

194 Responses to Luxury mini break

  1. robert ferguson says:

    nice prize

  2. Jill Johnson says:

    this would be a perfect start to the new year

  3. Cecily Nolan says:

    a beautiful part of the country, would be a fabulous break

  4. M Allen says:

    Lovely looking place

  5. Gill Woodman says:

    Would love to take my South African partner to The Lakes – he’s never been there and I haven’t been since I lost my husband 12 years ago.

  6. Elizabeth shaw says:

    I would love this for myself and my husband. Could do with the break

  7. Wendy George says:

    Sounds like a lovely relaxing break

  8. Lilian says:

    Just what the doctor ordered everything you deam of after nearly thirty nine years married we did not have a honeymoon back then we can still dream.

  9. Jean Ainsworth says:

    It is our 48th wedding anniversary in March and we started our honeymoon in the Lake District

  10. Roger England says:

    What a great prize to combine walking and pampered luxury.

  11. Debi says:

    Looks gorgeous place

  12. J mathers says:

    Would like a nice wknd. X

  13. Maria says:

    Would be lovely to spend some time with my hubby 🙂

  14. Steph Armstrong says:

    Wow, great place to celebrate our Anniversary

  15. Lynda Crooks says:

    My husband & I are both 50 this year so this would be a perfect way for us to celebrate!

  16. Margaret says:

    This is a fantastic prize. Just right for treating my husband for his 60th birthday!!

  17. PAULINE HILL says:


  18. pamela gossage says:

    This would be super for me and my husband

  19. alison veasey says:

    wow! this would be wonderful!

  20. kelly cooper says:

    Amazing – need this ! fingers crossed

  21. Colette Booth says:

    Amazing prize love to win,thanks for the chance

  22. Andrea says:

    lovely prize

  23. Tracy Alcock says:

    perfect for valentines day

  24. sue rushworth says:

    I so love the lake district , not too far from me either to travel to

  25. carole Hiscock says:

    This looks fabulous, where do I find the question as I would love the chance to reside here for a dream break xx

  26. Julie Oakey says:

    A beautiful part of the country

  27. David Goodship says:

    Life at Brimstone Hotel sounds like my cup of tea

  28. Tracey Wolverson says:


  29. Pat says:

    I love the Lake district and this would be a great prize to win

  30. Beverly Cushnie says:

    great prize

  31. Howard Robinson says:

    Looks Great

  32. Lynn Parr says:

    love the lake district not been for a long time

  33. Christina K says:

    Wonderful break

  34. Lindsay says:

    #Looks beautiful. Love to win. Thank you.

  35. glenda tolen says:

    beautiful hotel

  36. Lisa Mauchline says:

    Sounds perfect for my wedding anniversary

  37. Lorna lyons says:

    Amazing giveaway

  38. PAULINE says:

    My Gran climbed her first mountain in her 70s in the Lake District. What a perfect opportunity to try now I am that age.

  39. Sam Stanley says:

    A prize so sweet, a weekend retreat, let’s all re-tweet, it can’t be beat!

  40. Ruth Barker says:

    Just what the Doctor ordered !!

  41. Fiona Shepherd says:


  42. Christine Richardson says:

    Love the Lake District

  43. Jean Ainsworth says:

    This would be lovely as we spent our honeymoon in in the Lakes 48 years ago

  44. Kelly says:

    would be lovely to have a night away

  45. Jane Cardew says:

    This would be so nice for me & my husband as we celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary this year 🙂

  46. susan richardson says:

    What a beautiful place to visit.

  47. Barbara Chambers says:

    40th wedding anniversary this year so a romantic break would be ideal

  48. Valerie says:

    Have so many commitments it would be great to get away in such a beautiful place & just commit to each other!

  49. Lynda Sanderson says:

    real luxury

  50. Maria Sack says:

    This would be great.

  51. Helen says:

    Great prize

  52. Jenny Turner says:

    What a luxurious weekend you are offering, yes please.

  53. Roger Stanley says:

    Come rain or shine I love the Lake District

  54. gina mills says:

    i have never been to the lake district, and would love the chance to go

  55. Mike Bond says:

    Great place, great prize

  56. Charlie Bruinvels says:


  57. Kath Robinson says:

    A lovely place

  58. james dimsdale says:


  59. Christine Johnson says:

    Beautiful walks and scenery

  60. Fiona Gillis says:

    Would love to win this break for my husband and I

  61. David Paterson says:

    Lovely surprise for wife’s birthday

  62. Susan Jarrett says:

    I love the Lake District!

  63. Wendy Lewis says:

    Cant wait to get away to this lovely hotel

  64. melanie crumpton says:

    Looks lovely

  65. hayley says:

    very nice prize

  66. Brian says:

    Yes Please!!

  67. Alex Manning says:

    Such a beautiful prize.
    Would love to move there one day.

  68. Brenda Collinson says:

    What a great prize.

  69. Derek Wickham says:

    Looks great!

  70. Deb rooney says:

    Love the Lake District a most beautiful place to visit

  71. Yvonne Bradley says:

    Lovely prize in a lovely place

  72. Nicola Jones says:

    My husband really deserves this after looking after me through bad health this last year

  73. Sheila Howes says:

    Looks a great place to stay!


    Would love to win this prize. It looks a beautiful place. Hope it hasn’t been affected by the floods.

  75. Margaret Gallagher says:

    Sounds the perfect location to relax in comfort and style never stayed in a luxurious place as this imagine waking to a log fire a personal balcony great food and not a care in the world leaving me free to enjoy its beauty perfect escape for my dream getaway

  76. Joan May says:

    This would be a lovely treat for my partener after a rocky year

  77. Simon says:

    great prize

  78. Natalie Green says:

    Lovely prize x

  79. Gemma Holland says:

    Sounds perfect. Would love to win, thank you

  80. christine brailsford says:

    I would love to win a relaxing break away, this past year has not been easy for me, I had several asthma attacks, one was when we were on holiday in Wales, had to go to the local walk in drs surgery, was put on a nebuliser and given antibiotics and antibiotics, was diagnosed with a heel spur on my right foot, which is really painful, had physio therapy for that, after waiting 3 months, not done any good at all,so now being referred for steroid injections in my right foot, if those do not help will have to see a consultant at the hospital with a view to surgery, i had blood clots in my right leg too last july, had to inject myself with warfarin injections for 2 weeks, was ill over xmas with a bad chest infection too, so all in all its not been a very good year for me, so this break would just be the icing on the cake should i win it,but know lots of people will be entering, good luck to all that enter and i wish you all well in the competition, just got to look forward, I’m looking forward to the day I’m not in pain with my foot, its so hard each day to carry on and do things that need to be done, you cannot be off your feet to be honest, just wish i could have one pain free day!

  81. sheelagh willis says:

    We go there quite often but never to luxury like this. What a fab prize!

  82. Barbara says:

    Would put the spark back in my life

  83. Sonal says:

    Love this area of England.

  84. Karen Lau says:

    Fingers crossed. Lovely prize.

  85. katrina walsh says:

    Ooh it looks so cosy

  86. LELIA says:

    Desperately in need of a break away from it all. x

  87. Sheila Byrne says:

    What a beautiful looking hotel and wow what a superb Prize

  88. karen ross says:

    A perfect Birthday treat

  89. Vicky Online says:

    Looks wonderful. And so unusual and modern (in a good way!)

  90. Pam Lawrence says:

    I love the Lake District, and am always going on about how lovely it is to hubby, who has never been! I would really love the chance to show him some of my favourite places, so I have my fingers tightly crossed! Thank you for this and all your lovely competitions xx

  91. Jodie Haywood says:

    The Lake District is one of my favourite places – would love to win this!

  92. Ann Hill says:

    Lovely beautiful place to visit! My 50th wedding anniversary was on New Years Day and this would be a most wonderful treat for my husband after putting up with me for all this time x

  93. emily omara says:

    wow yes pls!

  94. barb says:

    I love the Lake District. The Brimstone Hotel is on my list.

  95. Adrian Bold says:

    Sounds like a lovely and relaxing holiday break! Good luck everyone!

  96. Teresa Barnard says:

    fab prize, would love a break away

  97. Cally says:

    I’m in!

  98. Florence McKain says:

    A dream location for our Diamond wedding anniversary in Feb. 2016

  99. Chris Williams says:

    sounds gorgeous would love to visit this beautiful area

  100. janet kay says:

    wow love to win

  101. Carol C says:

    The Lake District is virtually on our door step, we really should visit more often, and this place looks like the perfect stay! Modern and classic appear to mix perfectly together, and yet it somehow blends into it beautiful surroundings. Cleverly done. I’d love to visit with my husband

  102. Margaret Gallagher says:

    Sounds like the perfect indulgent place to stay xxx

  103. waseem sheikh says:


  104. dave johnston says:


  105. Michelle Sykes says:

    Looks very romantic

  106. Bradley Hart says:

    Looks amazing.
    Fingers crossed

  107. George Johnson says:

    Yes please

  108. Christine Boone says:

    Would love to win this prize.

  109. Dawn says:

    Love the Lake District would be the perfect present for my birthday.

  110. Ann Temple says:

    So needed.

  111. Carolynn Woodland says:

    Terrific prize. I need some romance!

  112. A.E. ADKINS says:

    A lake break winner

  113. VAL WINTER says:

    Love to win

  114. Janet Bennett says:

    love to revisit the Lake District because we spent our honeymoon in Bowness, such gorgeous scenery and so many wonderful shops and places to visit

  115. Karen Johnson says:

    Real luxury to come back to after a long day walking in that fabulous countryside.

  116. Susan Jarrett says:

    Love the Lake District. Views are always fantastic and hotel looks wonderful

  117. Rose P says:

    Superb prize as the Lake District is one of my favourite places

  118. Clare Ollif says:

    I’m currently day dreamer about this. We could all do with the break and this just looks fantastic.

  119. Emma Riches says:

    Great area, great prize

  120. Kim Wallace says:

    the Lake District looks lovely always have wanted to visit

  121. Chris Williams says:

    This is one gorgeous place Hubby and I really must visit especially as we love walking. Would love to win a stay here.

  122. Isabel Marie Baker Izzy Mse fb says:

    I have never had the chance to visit the Lake District yet,what a ☁️Dream☁️ destination…The hotel looks so luxurious
    Thank you for the chance

  123. carol cross says:

    I’ve never been to the Lake district but would love to go, lovely prize

  124. SUE says:

    The Lake District is absolutely stunningly beautiful and so is this prize…Thanks for the opportunity x

  125. Liam O'Donnell says:

    Never been the lakes

  126. Melanie caldwell says:

    this would be brill for myself and hubby

  127. cara vaughan says:

    Never been to the lake district, this would be a real treat for me and the hubby x

  128. SUE says:

    What a wonderful prize. The Lake District is beautiful and it would be wonderful to win. Thank you..

  129. Jojo says:

    Would love a romantic break

  130. A M says:

    Never been to the Lake District so this would be lovely

  131. Linda Thorn says:

    awesome prize

  132. jennifer davies says:

    your never to old to feel young again

  133. Norma McGill says:

    Looks a wonderful place for a romantic break!

  134. Nadia Stanbridge says:

    We would live to return to the Lakes.

  135. Nadia Stanbridge says:

    …. love to ….

  136. Michelle Sykes says:

    Wonderful prize I would love it

  137. Denielle Nicol says:

    Great chance! Would love to see The Lake Disrict Dxx

  138. Maralyn Smith says:

    So much to do and see whatever the weather and suitable for all age groups, young or old .

  139. ELLEN WARD says:

    Now thats luxury

  140. Tara Clover says:

    This break would be lovely for my partner and I.

  141. Janet S. says:

    Would love to win this to take my wonderful husband away for our 40th wedding anniversary.

  142. JOAN DRUMMOND says:

    A chance to revisit the Lakes;
    is a childhood dream, I would always take.

  143. Clare says:

    A wonderful prize, in a beautiful place

  144. Diane Barritt says:

    This prize looks stunning, good luck everyone

  145. cy says:

    Have never been to the Lake District either! I would take my mum as my dad died recently and she deserves a bit of time away.

  146. barbara M says:

    This would be great for my husband and myself has we have never been to the Lake District and such an amazing prize a dream of a prize

  147. Linda Weibel says:

    Glorious prize in such a glorious place. Been to the lakes a few times with the children (last time was around 8 years ago) but now they are all grown up. Such beautiful scenery and the hotel looks absolutely stunning, sheer luxury. Not been able to afford a holiday last year or this year as we are having to fund my daughter for university lodgings as her loan does not cover this.

  148. Lisa lewis says:

    Wow this prize would make my day if I won, somewhere I have always wanted to go with my husband x

  149. Ruth says:

    This is the nicest area of the country by far and only matched by parts of Austria and Bavaria. Would love a break here please.

  150. Janice says:

    Would love to win a little break away to recharge. My husband past away last August and just missed our 40th wedding anniversary. We had our honeymoon in the lakes in a tent but so many good memories. I have a very good friend and she has helped me so much since, would be nice to take her as a thank you.

  151. Louisa says:

    The lakes is wonderfull. We’re a young hard working family and it would be lovely to escape the children for a short while in total luxury.

  152. maggie riordan says:

    You’ve got to be in it to win it

  153. janice Norris says:

    Oh wow lovely prize

  154. George Johnson says:

    My wife would love this

  155. pamela gossage says:

    I would love this

  156. Jenny Jones says:

    wow this looks awesome great giveaway

  157. Laura Bishop says:

    Would send my mum and dad for their anniversary as they have never been to the Lakes.

  158. merryl cain-o'grady says:

    it would be lovely to have some him and me time

  159. Ruth Hunter says:

    can’t see a question

  160. liz ferguson says:

    used to visit the lakes often, but haven’t been for over five years – too long x

  161. Dorothy McDowell says:

    would love to win this break

  162. Diane Smith says:

    what a fantastic prize – Lake District is fantastic

  163. Sam Watson says:

    There is nowhere better.

  164. meena says:

    great prize

  165. wendy jamieson-price says:

    looks like a slice of heaven

  166. Catherine Gregory says:

    Gorgeous prize

  167. Sarah B says:

    What a fab prize!

  168. Portia Mattinson says:

    wow, looks just lovely

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