The Lake District, Cumbria Holiday Guide

Featuring inspiring editorial and imagery, the official Lake District, Cumbria Holiday Guide is a highly comprehensive tourism guide and the only brochure to cover the whole of the county.

A reference on everything from places to stay, and where to eat, to heritage, culture and outdoor adventure; the guide informs and inspires on spontaneous day trips, well planned holidays, and memorable experiences. We print 120,000 copies of the guide distributed nationwide and on request overseas.

 Please see the 2020 advertising rates below. We are offering special early bird rates for bookings made and adverts supplied up until 31st August.

  •  1/8 page £315+VAT, early bird rate £300+VAT
  • 1/4 page £630+VAT, early bird rate £600+VAT
  • 1/2 page £1,260+VAT, early bird rate £1,200+VAT
  • Full page £2,100+VAT, early bird rate £2,000+VAT
  • Outside Back Cover – please enquire for rates


Attractions Guide
The largest distribution of any guide in Cumbria (420,000 copies), the Attractions Guide is a user friendly, pocket size display of the best ways to experience this world class destination. Filled with top attractions, on outdoor adventure, and indoor workshops, to museums and galleries, or castles and wildlife, this guide is a wonderful opportunity to promote your business.

Available in 6 languages (English, Chinese, Japanese, German, Spanish and French), it will leave any reader, domestic or international, eager and enthusiastic for their time in the county. The guide also plots each attraction on the included map, making it as easy as possible for the user to find and enjoy their great day out.

Please note, limited space available and always filled on a first come first served basis.

 Please see the 2020 advertising rates below.

  •  Single space advert £899+VAT
  • Double space advert £1,798+VAT
  • Triple/panel space advert £2,697+VAT


Food & Drink Guide

This guide showcases all the best that the county has to offer in the food and drink sector. Distributed across the county, and on-route, the 30,000 printed copies will focus on the best, showcasing a fantastic range of award-winning pubs and breweries, cafés and tearooms, to retailers and artisan producers.

Whether it’s a light lunch, or Michelin star restaurant, the food and drink guide will have all the answers to our reader’s question on where and what to try. Content also includes a full calendar of Foodie Events, interviews, award winners, and general tourist information to help readers find their food.

The guide has a targeted distribution, largely across the county and main routes in and is available to view and download from our award-winning website Golakes.

 Please see the 2019/2020 advertising rates below.

  •  1/4 page £260+VAT
  • 1/2 page £515+VAT
  • Full page £924+VAT
  • Outside Back Cover SOLD






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