This is the official tourism and community website for Grange-over-Sands and district, developed by The Town Council with the help of the District Council and Cumbria Tourism. On this site you will find lots of information about Grange; where to stay, where to shop, what to do, local services and keep up-to-date with the latest news in the town. You'll see the latest events and community information as well as local Council information.
In Grange you will find beauty, relaxation, old-fashioned friendliness and plenty of peace and quiet: an ideal escape from a busy world and an ideal base for exploring the Lake District. Grange is a great place to stay with a wide choice of top hotels, quality guest houses and a range of self-catering accommodation.
Remember when towns were full of interesting small shops, family-run with personal service? Well, Grange is still like that from day to day needs to clothing, gifts, toys and the best in fine foods. You can find most things in Grange - and enjoy the friendliness of staff and fellow customers.
You don't have to go far to find a coffee shop, restaurant, an award winning tea shop or a cafe. Whether you are looking for a quick snack or planning a party, Grange has a unique selection to choose from.
Being a small town Grange has a welcoming and friendly community and social network. On this site you find news and information with contact details for local organisations and events.
In the Cumbria in Bloom awards 2011, Grange won a gold award in the 'Best Small Town' category, and holds the South Lakeland Trophy for 'Best in Borough'. Grange was the overall winner in the 'Best Town and Urban Community' category, for which we were awarded the Rickerby Ltd trophy and a gold award. Grange was also awarded a silver medal in the 2011 Britain in Bloom awards.
Additional images have been provided for this site by: Lake District Peninsulas, South Lakeland District Council, Cumbria Tourism, Tony Shelton, Ken Clarke, Ashley Cooper