Lakes Alive Festival, Whitehaven

Advertising Opportunities

As one of the most popular and well-loved tourism destinations, effective marketing remains one of Cumbria Tourism’s highest priorities. We offer affordable and effective marketing opportunities to members throughout the year. Whether you are an accommodation provider, attraction, restaurant or retailer there is a Cumbria Tourism advertising campaign that can connect you with new customers.

We have an extensive menu of advertising options to suit your marketing requirements including printed publications such as our Holiday, Attractions, Food & Drink, Adventure and Dogs Love Cumbria Guide. We can also take you down the digital route with Golakes advertising, blogging, eNewsletters, and social media marketing.

To book your business into any of our publications, please get in touch with the Marketing team on or by calling 01539 822 222.

Alternatively, if you would rather that we put together a bespoke marketing package for you to promote something specific, please get in touch with the marketing team who can build a package to suit your budget.

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Digital Marketing

We have a range of digital marketing options to promote your business. Your advertisement on the Visitlakedistrict website is now part of your membership fee, so you can decide if you want a standard or premium membership from our online shop.

Other digital marketing routes are enewsletters, social media, blogs and banners on key pages within Golakes. Advertising is booked on a first come first served basis, so please book early.

Print Marketing

Print plays a key role in marketing for the year and our key publications remain well supported by our members. We focus on 5 key publications each year with our holiday guide being the flagship publication for The Lake District, Cumbria.

Available on-route, and across the county, each publication has its own distribution targets, ensuring we reach both the domestic and international traveler. All 2020 guides are also made available to view on our brand new website –

To get involved with our advertising opportunities

Contact the Marketing Team on
01539 822222 or