A peace of heaven: Quiet village in the Lake District with one pub and no shops is named as the most tranquil staycation spot in the UK
- The village of Bassenthwaite in the Lake District is the UK’s most peaceful place
- Small village has topped a list of more than 50 staycation locations in the UK
- Locations were judged on population, hiking and bird watching spots and more
Nestled within the Lake District, the village of Bassenthwaite may not be the go to stop while touring the national park.
With a population of less than 500 people, it has just one pub and not a shop in sight. But that appears to be working in its favour as it has been named the most peaceful destination in the UK.
It has topped a list of over 50 staycation locations judged on factors…